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Fox News Channel is an American basic cable and satellite news television channel that is owned by the Fox Entertainment Group subsidiary of 21st Century Fox. As of February 2015, approximately 94,700,000 American households receive the Fox News Channel. The channel broadcasts primarily from studios at 1211 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, New York.

Fox News Channel
FOX News Channel logo.svg
Launched October 7, 1996; 20 years ago (1996-10-07)
Owned by Fox News Group
(21st Century Fox)
Picture format
Slogan Fair & Balanced
Country United States
Language English
Broadcast area Worldwide
Headquarters 1211 Avenue of the Americas
New York City, New York 10036
Sister channel(s)
Website foxnews.com
Availability
Satellite
DirecTV Channel 360 (HD/SD)
Dish Network Channel 205 (HD/SD)
Bell TV Channel 507
Shaw Direct Channel 503 / 154
Foxtel Channel 604
SKY TV (New Zealand) Channel 088
Sky Italia Channel 514
Sky Channel 509
Digital+ Channel 77
Now TV Channel 77
StarHub Channel 702
Vivo TV Channel 138
Cignal (Philippines) Channel 131
OSN Channel 411
beIN Channel 147 (HD)
Cable
Available on most cable providers Check local listings for channels
In-House (Washington) Channel 18
Verizon FiOS Channel 618 (HD)
Channel 118 (SD)
Pioneer Cable Vision Inc. (PCVI) (Philippines) Channel 14 (SD)
Macau Cable TV (Macau) Channel 816
Satellite radio
Sirius Channel 114
XM Channel 114
IPTV
Bell Fibe TV (Canada)Sky Angel Channel 507Channel 318
Southern Fibernet (Atlanta, GA) Channel 578 (SD)
Channel 1578 (HD)
VMedia Channel 181
Optik TV Channel 9811 (SD)
Channel 811 (HD)
Streaming media
FoxNewsGo.com Watch live
PlayStation Vue Internet Protocol television

Fox News Channel (often shortened to Fox News) is an American basic cable and satellite news television channel that is owned by the Fox Entertainment Group subsidiary of 21st Century Fox. As of February 2015, approximately 94,700,000 American households (81.4% of cable, satellite & telco customers) receive the Fox News Channel. The channel broadcasts primarily from studios at 1211 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, New York.

The channel was created by Australian-American media mogul Rupert Murdoch, who hired former Republican Party media consultant and CNBC executive Roger Ailes as its founding CEO. It launched on October 7, 1996, to 17 million cable subscribers. It grew during the late 1990s and 2000s to become a dominant cable news network in the United States. Rupert Murdoch is the current chairman and acting CEO of Fox News.

Fox News Channel has been accused of biased reporting and promoting the Republican Party. Critics have cited the channel as detrimental to the integrity of news overall. Fox News Channel employees have responded that news reporting operates independently of its opinion and commentary programming, and have denied bias in news reporting.

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