Close Fmr. Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes is dead: report WHAS 8:54 AM. EDT May 18, 2017 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST (ABC News)--Roger Ailes, the former chairman of Fox News, is dead, according to Fox News. © 2018 ABC News CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Inside the chaos: Police release Las Vegas body cam footage UofL coaches stand behind Tom Jurich Tyra named acting Athletic Director at UofL FEMA takes back thousands in hurricane aid money City's one step closer to soccer stadium reality Indiana police officer fires at actor First Alert StormTeam: Wednesday Outlook Long-time Shelbyville store closing up shop Shooting survivors want more than prayers for Las Vegas UofL goes forward with process to fire Pitino More Stories 2 dead, 17 injured in Kentucky school shooting; suspect held Jan 23, 2018, 9:53 a.m. Lawmakers urge compassion and resources after… Jan 23, 2018, 7:28 p.m. Expert works in Kentuckiana schools to plan for an… Jan 23, 2018, 5:00 p.m.