Newswire: Another week, another Fox host hit with sexual harassment claims

Somewhere, someone at the 21st Century Fox organization was just forced to sigh, get up from their chair, and replace whatever number was hanging on the company’s “X Days Since A High-Profile Harassment Scandal” sign with a big fat goose egg yet again. The Los Angeles Times reports that the Fox Business Network has just suspended veteran host Charles Payne over accusations of harassment, apparently stemming from his treatment of an on-air analyst he engaged in a three-year sexual relationship with. Payne admitted to the affair in a statement to the National Enquirer this week, but the woman in question alleges that, after she ended the relationship, Payne began exerting pressure to block her from appearances on the financial news network.

Payne—whose lawyers are denying any legal wrong-doing— has been with the network for a decade now, hosting Making Money With Charles Payne. The company suspended him right …

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