Why Has The New York Post Been So Extremely Nice to Greg Kelly?

Hamilton Nolan · 02/09/12 10:47AM

Greg Kelly, NYC Fox News anchor and son of police commissioner Ray Kelly, is off the hook on rape charges after police decided that his accuser actually had a consensual encounter with him, then changed her story when her boyfriend found out. Fine. Only Kelly and the woman really know what happened. But why is the New York Post such an extremely gleeful Greg Kelly defender?

NYPD Doubts That NYPD Commissioner's Son Is a Rapist

Hamilton Nolan · 01/30/12 09:21AM

Last week, NYC Fox News anchor Greg Kelly, the son of NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly, was accused of rape by a woman who said that he, you know, raped her in her office following a night of drinking. Now, anonymous police sources tell the city's least trustworthy tabloid that Kelly may be innocent.

Fox News Anchor and Son of NYPD Commissioner Accused of Rape

Maureen O'Connor · 01/26/12 10:12AM

Greg Kelly—43-year-old Good Day New York anchor, former Fox News contributor, and son of NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly—has been accused of raping a younger woman in New York. The woman told the New York Times that the rape occurred in her office at a Manhattan law firm, after the pair had been drinking. The younger Kelly "strenuously denies any wrongdoing." To avoid conflicts, the NYPD turned the investigation over to the Manhattan District Attorney. Good Day New York is the morning news show of New York Fox affiliate Fox 5.

Watch Greg Kelly Receive and Respond to a Text Mid-Interview

Kate Erskine · 10/22/10 05:18PM

This morning, Kelly received a text alert during an interview with Mark Fuererstein. Although Fuererstein laughs off Kelly's poor cell phone etiquette, Kelly should probably try to remember to turn off his phone when filming live.