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Sean Spicer (left), the former White House press secretary and an on-air personality for Newsmax, listens during a March coronavirus task force briefing at the White House. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Newsmax Rises On Wave Of Resentment Toward Media — Especially Fox News

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Newsmax Benefits From Trump Fans' Resentment Toward Fox News

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Chief U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia Beryl Howell issued a preliminary injunction against Michael Pack and the U.S. Agency for Global Media from influencing any editorial decisions or personnel. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Appointee Unconstitutionally Interfered With VOA, Judge Rules

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Voice of America's 5 Months Under Trump CEO: Lawsuits, Bias Claims, And A Sex Scandal

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President Trump embraces Rupert Murdoch, co-chairman of Fox Corp., at a dinner in 2017. Once close, Trump is now angry at Murdoch's Fox News over its election coverage. Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Fox News host Sean Hannity interviews President Trump in Las Vegas in 2018. Hannity, like Trump, has cast doubt on the 2020 election results without providing evidence. Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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With Trump's Loss, Murdoch's Fox News Faces Wrath And Tough Choices

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Another Black Eye For Polling Industry, Media That Rely On It

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Supporters of President Trump watch a video featuring Fox News host Sean Hannity ahead of Trump's arrival for a campaign rally Friday in Waterford Township, Mich. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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Down In The Polls, Trump Seeks Familiar Embrace of Conservative Media

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Trump Seeks Out Conservative Media During Campaign's Final Stretch

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News Organizations Prepare For Likely Election Night Confusion

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The New York Post's claims about Hunter Biden relied on Steve Bannon (left), Rudy Giuliani and a heavy dose of assumptions. Jeff J Mitchell and Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Agency for Global Media CEO Michael Pack was found by a D.C. judge to have broken the law when he seized control of a fund intended to design ways for people living under repressive regimes to have secure access to the Web. U.S. Agency for Global Media hide caption

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