Bill O'Reilly to receive maximum of one year salary - source | Reuters

Bill O'Reilly will receive a maximum of one year's salary following his ouster Thursday from Fox News, according to a source familiar with the situation.

Fox News parent Twenty First Century Fox Inc announced Thursday it had parted ways with the star cable news host, ending his more than 20-year career, following allegations of sexual harassment from a number of women.

The source declined to comment on O'Reilly's annual salary, but CNN reported on Thursday that the host's new contract provided about $25 million a year. (Reporting By Jessica Toonkel; Editing by Tom Brown)

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Published Date: Apr 20, 2017 10:45 pm | Updated Date: Apr 20, 2017 10:45 pm

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