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Shane Smith, the former CEO of Vice Media

Report: Shane Smith to Step Down as Vice Media CEO

A+E Networks CEO Nancy Dubuc is set to become the next CEO of Vice Media, taking over from Vice Media co-Founder Shane Smith, following multiple sexual harassment allegations at the company.

Host and executive producer Shane Smith attends the 'Vice' New York Premiere at Time Warner Center on April 2, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Vice Media Fires Three For Sexual Misconduct

The long-rumored reckoning at the left-wing Vice Media appears to be underway. Three employees were fired Thursday for conduct ranging from “verbal and sexual harassment to other behavior that is inconsistent with our policies,” reads an internal memo first reported by the left-wing CNN.

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NYT’s David Carr, Conservative Media’s Best Critic, Dead at 58

David Carr, a media columnist for the New York Times who sought to understand conservative media, died suddenly on Thursday night after collapsing in the Times newsroom. Carr was both a critic of, and a friend to, conservative new media, and was one