Bill O’Reilly to accept limit of one year salary: source

Bill O’Reilly will accept a limit of one year’s income following his ouster from Fox News, a source informed with a conditions pronounced on Thursday.

Fox News primogenitor Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.O) announced on Wednesday it had split ways with a star wire news host, finale his some-more than 20-year career, following allegations of passionate nuisance from a series of women.

The source declined to criticism on O’Reilly’s annual salary, though CNN reported on Thursday that a host’s new agreement supposing about $25 million a year.

O’Reilly’ separation is a latest remuneration in what has incited out to be a dear conditions for Fox News. The New York Times reported on Apr 1 that Fox and O’Reilly paid 5 women a sum of $13 million to settle nuisance claims. O’Reilly pronounced in a matter during a time that he had staid usually to gangling his children from controversy.

O’Reilly, who has been off a atmosphere on vacation given Apr 11, pronounced in a created matter on Wednesday he was unapproachable of his “unprecedented success” during Fox.

“It is tremendously humiliating that we partial ways due to totally ungrounded claims. But that is a hapless existence many of us in a open eye contingency live with today,” O’Reilly pronounced in a statement.

In July, a association paid former conduct of Fox News, Roger Ailes, a separation package of about $40 million, following allegations of passionate harassment.

Ailes in his abdication minute did not prove he did anything wrong.

O’Reilly’s show, “The O’Reilly Factor,” has been a many watched module on Fox News and was entrance off a highest-rated initial entertain in the history, averaging 4 million viewers, according to Nielsen.

O’Reilly will be transposed in his prime-time lineup by Fox horde Tucker Carlson.

(Reporting By Jessica Toonkel; Editing by Tom Brown)

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