Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav announced Licht’s departure after it became clear his position was untenable.
Licht was under fire following a series of controversies, including hosting a town hall with former President Donald Trump.
"Licht has lost the room," wrote media reporter Oliver Darcy.
NBC News' co-chief White House correspondent Kristen Welker will replace Todd in the coming months.
The far-right channel displayed tragic destruction in Iowa to update viewers on a mostly thwarted drone attack in Russia.
Rep. Tim Burchett (R-Tenn.) said he’d vote to “shut the government down” before characterizing a possible unprecedented default as a "delay."
The Florida Republican, as a guest host on the network, railed about student loan forgiveness and the debt ceiling talks in Washington.
Fox News' Sean Hannity pressed Comer about whether the FBI had "multiple sources" in a document that Republicans are seeking on the Bidens.
Carlson was spotted carrying an ax and reportedly was working with a crew to make repairs at the site of his Maine home studio last week.
"But you realize how partisan that sounds," Todd told Rep. Byron Donalds (R-Fla.) as the lawmaker defended Trump's debt ceiling flip-flop.