Clear Channel Radio suspended morning radio host Bill Handel of KFI-AM (640) for one week following an angry on-air outburst Friday morning during Jamie White's show on sister station KYSR-FM (98.7).
Angered over White's off-air comments to his twin preteen daughters, who were visiting the Burbank office where both stations operate, Handel burst into the studio where White hosts her "Jamie, Jack and Stench" show and shouted on the air: "If you ever talk to my kids like that again, Jamie, I'm going to kick your ass!"
Handel also used a harsher obscenity on the air that the station says it bleeped out. White shouted back at Handel to get out of her studio and that he was "nuts."
"We do not condone that kind of treatment of professional colleagues," said Greg Ashlock, local president of Clear Channel Radio, which owns both radio stations.