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John F. Stossel is an American consumer reporter, investigative journalist, author and libertarian columnist.In October 2009 Stossel left his longtime home on ABC News to join the Fox Business Channel and Fox News Channel, both owned and operated by News Corp. He hosts a weekly news show on Fox Business Network, "Stossel", which debuted on December 10, 2009. The show airs in primetime every Thursday, repeating on both Saturdays and Sundays. Stossel also regularly provides signature analysis, appearing on various Fox News shows, including weekly appearances on The O'Reilly Factor, in addition to writing the Fox News Blog, "John Stossel's Take".
In his decades as a reporter, Stossel has received numerous honors and awards, including nineteen Emmy awards and has been honored five times for excellence in consumer reporting by the National Press Club. John Stossel is doctor honoris causa from Universidad Francisco Marroquín. Stossel has written two books recounting how his experiences in journalism shaped his socioeconomic views,"Give Me a Break" in 2004 and "Myths, Lies, and Downright Stupidity" in 2007.