(NEW YORK DAILY NEWS) The Ohio news anchor who used a racial slur while discussing Lady Gaga's Oscars performance has been temporarily taken off the air.
Fox 8 Cleveland news anchor Kristi Capel "will not be anchoring 'Fox 8 News in the Morning' for the remainder of the week," the station said in a statement Wednesday. She will be back behind the desk on March 2.
Executives did not immediately comment on whether Capel was suspended, according to Cleveland.com.
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