'Bill Owens will manage the 60 Minutes team as Ingrid Ciprian-Matthews and I begin the search for a new executive producer of the program'.
Fager's departure comes just days after CBS chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves resigned following allegations of sexual assault and harassment. But Moonves wasn't the only CBS honcho named in the second report, and the spotlight was placed firmly on Fager once Moonves was shown the door.
Rhodes said Fager violated company policy but did not specify the policy.
Then, in his own statement Fager said that instead, CBS "terminated my contract early because I sent a text message to one of our own CBS reporters demanding that she be fair in covering the story".
Fager said he would not have thought that one note would have resulted in a dismissal after 36 years at the network, "but it did".
IPhone Xs and Xs Max hands-on: The new normal
The iPhone XS claims 30 minutes more life compared to the iPhone X, while the XS Max delivers an hour and a half extra juice. Many hardcore tech fans had seen this coming as Apple looks to fight off competition from the likes of Samsung and Huawei.
At the end of Duncan's report, anchor Jeff Glor said to her, "That message was unacceptable".
This is what he replied with, per Duncan: "If you repeat these false accusations without any of your own reporting to back them up, you will be responsible for harming me". "Be careful. There are people who lost their jobs trying to harm me and if you pass on these damaging claims without your own reporting to back them up that will become a serious problem". He was known as a hands-on executive producer, famous for meticulous involvement in screenings of prospective "60 Minutes" segments - in the tradition laid out by his predecessor. He also introduced "CBS This Morning" in January 2012.
When Farrow's story came out in July, Fager said Farrow's sources - a "few people", he claimed - had an "axe to grind". "60 Minutes" is, as Rhodes notes in his memo, "the most significant news broadcast on television", having debuted in 1968 and served as the investigative home for such television inquisitors as Mike Wallace, Morley Safer, Ed Bradley and Lesley Stahl.
'Jeff Fager is leaving the company effective immediately, ' read a memo sent to CBS staff on Wednesday afternoon.
Nineteen current and former CBS employees have accused Fager of inappropriate touching and allowing harassment to occur at the network, according to The New Yorker.
In a new story on Sunday, Farrow cited a former intern who said that Fager once groped her at an office function and described the culture as "sexist" and a "boy's club".
Florence could be the worst hurricane to hit the Carolinas in over 60 years since category 4 hurricane "Hazel" struck in 1954. Almost 1000 prisoners in SC will not be moved from their cells, despite a mandatory evacuation order in the area.
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Along with Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski, Senator Collins' vote could change the outcome of this critical legislation. The activists have stated they intend to return the funds to donors if Senator Collins votes against Mr Kavanaugh.
They will then visit New Zealand and finally end the two-week trip in Sydney, Australia, the palace said. Samantha Markle has taken to her Twitter account to slam the Duchess of Sussex as the "DuchASS".
Thomas, who says he recently had heart surgery, has hit out at his daughter for cutting him out of her life since his mistake. I think there was an element of "out of sight, out of mind" for Meghan, ' she said.
Officials in the potential path of Florence urged people to evacuate their coastal homes and directed drivers away from the coast. The first tropical storm-force winds of at least 63 kph were forecast to hit the coast on Thursday.
Verizon is offering some additional perks to initial 5G Home customers if that $50 to $70 monthly price tag is giving you pause. Interested parties can sign up at the 5G Home website to get alerts when the service is scheduled to arrive in their area.
Hopefully a few go back with a few minutes and when they get their opportunity with their club they will be more up to speed'. "He'll return to Spurs for further treatment, with no further additions to the Three Lions squad planned".
Google is shutting down Inbox in March
But after the company brought over most of the app's various features to the redesign Gmail , many questioned the client's future. In it, Google walks customers through using some of their favorite features from Inbox in Gmail as well as discover new ones.
Switch system update version 6.0.0 launches September 18
It sounds like starting September 18th users will be unable to unlink a Nintendo Account from a Switch User Profile. You can save a few bucks by opting for a three-month membership for $7.99 or a 12-month subscription for $19.99.
How Brett Kavanaugh will collide with a changing America
Speaking to reporters, Harris had pushed back against the law firm's statement denying any conversations were had with Kavanaugh. The exchange was one of the newsiest moments of the first day of questioning and had many wondering where Harris was headed.
WashPost: Archbishop Donald Wuerl to Meet Pope on Resignation
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Apple launches iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max and iPhone Xr
But it's time to move on. "I'm excited to show you what is, by far, the most advanced iPhone we have ever created". While the smartphones are a big upgrade from a year ago , there's a lot more which Apple announced at its event.