Greta Van Susteren Leaves MSNBC After Surprisingly Short Tenure

Gary Pruitt, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Associated Press, speaks at the National Press Club (NPC) in Washington, Wednesday, June 19, 2013. Pruitt, addressing a luncheon at the NPC, spoke about how the Justice Department violated its own rules in subpoenaing AP phone records. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
Television personality Greta Van Susteren of FOX News Channel listens as Gary Pruitt, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Associated Press, speaks at the National Press Club (NPC) in Washington, Wednesday, J... Television personality Greta Van Susteren of FOX News Channel listens as Gary Pruitt, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Associated Press, speaks at the National Press Club (NPC) in Washington, Wednesday, June 19, 2013. Pruitt, addressing a luncheon at the NPC, spoke about how the Justice Department violated its own rules in subpoenaing AP phone records. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) MORE LESS

Less than half a year after coming back on air after leaving Fox News, Greta Van Susteren is parting ways with MSNBC.

Vanity Fair first reported Van Susteren’s departure on Thursday, citing unnamed sources familiar with the situation, and Van Susteren confirmed the news in a tweet.

According to Vanity Fair, Van Susteren will not appear during her former Thursday night time slot and will be permanently replaced with NBC News legal correspondent and host Ari Melber.

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