The defamation lawsuit seeks $50 million in damages for 'the defendant's efforts to injure the plaintiff's reputation through the intentional and/or highly reckless publication of actionable false and misleading statements about the plaintiff's conduct and character.
In a tweet Wednesday afternoon, Bolling thanked his supporters and said he would "continue to fight against these false smear attacks".
Bolling has hired the law firm of Kasowitz Benson Torres, whose chief partner, Marc E. Kasowitz, has been a lawyer for Donald Trump and has even been involved in Trump's legal team contesting the allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 election.
"Eric Bolling has been suspended pending the results of an investigation, which is now underway", Fox News said in a statement emailed to Business Insider on Saturday.
Pakistan's answer to Mother Teresa, Ruth Pfau, dies
For the past 57 years, she treated leprosy patients after coming from Germany in 1960, and earned Pakistani nationality in 1988. Due to her efforts, Pakistan became one of the first countries in Asia to be declared free of leprosy in 1966.
Israeli warplanes strike Gaza Strip; three injured
According to Palestinian news agency Maan, the Israeli reaction injured four people, including one who is in serious condition. A medical official at Shifa hospital in Gaza City were being treated for shrapnel wounds from the explosion.
"This anonymously sourced and uncorroborated story is false, defamatory, and obviously meant to destroy this good man's career and family", Bolling's main lawyer Michael Bowe said in a statement to BuzzFeed News.
Ali's reporting relied exclusively on anonymous sources. Asked for comment about the lawsuit, a Fox News spokesperson did not provide further comment other than noting he is still suspended. Bolling's attorney, Michael Bowe, has said, "The anonymous, uncorroborated claims are untrue and terribly unfair". Bolling, particularly if he didn't do it (and he enjoys a presumption of innocence under the law) is taking the only step he can be challenging his accuser in #Open Court in a shock and awe gambit to clear his name.
Ali, a contributor to the site, reported last week that Bolling sent a text of male genitalia to two colleagues at Fox Business and one colleague at Fox News.
"Eric Bolling has been suspended pending the results of an investigation, which is now underway", a Fox News spokesperson said in a statement to HuffPost. "Ali is a paid freelancer under contract with HuffPost". The Weiss firm was also brought in to investigate Bill O'Reilly and Roger Ailes before they were ousted from the network.
She said Ali's story had 14 sources.
In early July, longtime Fox Business Network host Charles Payne was suspended after a frequent guest on the network accused him of sexual harassment. Fox Business host Charles Payne is now suspended, pending the outcome of an investigation into his own sex harassment charges.
Steve Ford, administrator of the health department, said the mosquito tested positive at the Indiana State Health Department lab. The culex mosquito, health officials say, is the species responsible for transmitting the West Nile virus from birds to humans.
Onomah is eligible for this weekend's Sky Bet Championship opener against Hull City after training with his new team-mates. Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has explained why he allowed Josh Onomah to join Aston Villa on loan this season.
The name is broadly used to describe small external, parasitic crustaceans that feed on skin and blood or the larvae of jellyfish. They discovered thousands of tiny bites on the teen's legs, nearly as if he had been pricked with a pin repeatedly.
It is likely the fate of the Galaxy Note 7 is why Samsung has elected to announce the Galaxy Note 8 much later in August. A few days ago, noted leaker and VentureBeat contributor Evan Blass leaked the "final specs" of the Note 8.
Tannehill and the Dolphins were awaiting the results of an MRI on his left knee after he limped off the field. After a blistering day of high blood pressure readings, Dolphins fans can relax and take a breath.
So then, Bungie has chosen a lack of some compatibility in exchange for a more secure and cheat-free experience for Destiny 2 . The first Destiny beta was a huge success, but the number of players that participated in the Destiny 2 beta was even bigger.
He said that the raids were "politically motivated" and the Congress will not "bow down to such intimidation". Jaitley, while addressing the Lok Sabha, said that the raids are being conducted purely on economic front.
Saab has been criticized by members of the opposition for defending the government's tough sentences for political prisoners. On Monday, the Trump administration sanctioned Maduro and froze any assets he might have under USA jurisdiction.
In 2001, they both performed in the play This Is Our Youth with Matt Damon , another member of the Affleck pair's inner circle. The former couple have two sons together, Indiana Affleck, who is 13 years old, and Atticus Affleck, who is 9.
President Mugabe In Iran For Rouhani Inauguration
Among them was EU's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, who coordinates follow-up of Iran's nuclear deal . Rohani, a 68-year-old self-proclaimed moderate, was reelected as Iran's president in May.
Venezuela's President Maduro Mocks Trump After US Sanctions
In a further statement on the company's website , Smartmatic says that the system used in Venezuela is "tamper evident". Given that the opposition refused to field candidates, the figure gives an indication of support for the government.
Four killed in shooting at Moscow court
The regional court was evacuated for about an hour before operations resumed in the building. Two other defendants were seriously injured and taken to hospital.
Kam Chancellor and Seahawks agree to three-year extension
The "Legion of Boom" hit payday early in August, with Kam Chancellor getting a three-year extension from the Seattle Seahawks . The 29 year old is entering his eighth season with the Seahawks , and has amassed 729 tackles and 12 interceptions.