Some advertisers exit Tucker Carlson, Jeanine Pirro shows on Fox News amid controversies

USA TODAY

Fox News Channel has lost a handful of advertisers as it deals with controversies involving two of its television hosts: Tucker Carlson and Jeanine Pirro.

A day after drug maker AstraZeneca said it would no longer advertise on "Tucker Carlson Tonight," a second advertiser, bedding company Sheex, has said it also would pull ads from the program.

"Due to the inappropriate statements of Tucker Carlson that have recently come to light, Sheex has made the decision to cease advertising on his television program," the company, which was founded by two women, said in statements to news sites The Daily Beast and The Wrap.

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