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Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy Are Leaving The View

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UpdatePosted 06/27/2014 08:05AM

Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy Leave The View

Originally posted 06/26/2014 10:45PM

Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy are parting ways with The View.

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Rosie O'Donnell: 'I Lose About a Pound Every Other Week'

Rosie O'Donnell: 'I Lose About a Pound Every Other Week'

Originally posted 05/17/2014 09:00AM

Rosie O'Donnell's life-changing eating habits continue to be a struggle, but the comedian says she's in it to win it.

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UpdatePosted 05/16/2014 05:15PM

This Just In: Newscasters Interview Their Younger Selves

Originally posted 05/15/2014 05:40PM

After 50 continuous years on TV screens, Barbara Walters is saying goodbye to broadcast news and The View. The 84-year-old announced her plans to retire from both her hosting and ABC News anchor posts in 2013. Friday afternoon's episode of The View – the daytime talk show she started – will be Walters's final sign off.

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Fans, Fun and Oprah: Barbara Walters Celebrates Her Final Day on The View

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UpdatePosted 05/16/2014 02:35PM

Fans, Fun and Oprah: Barbara Walters Celebrates Her Final Day on The View

Originally posted 05/16/2014 01:55PM

Barbara Walters said goodbye to The View, the woman-powered talk show she created for ABC in 1997, Friday morning.

"I may be available for supermarket openings and charity auctions," she joked at the hour's close before going on to mention her interviews of the powerful and famous on her specials and then on to her many years as the unmistakeable head of the table on The View, on which she'll remain executive producer.

This had been billed, somewhat delicately, as Walters's farewell to daytime television, but her summing up sounded very much like a pronounced "I'm outta here!"

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Barbara Walters: Her Life in Pictures | Barbara Walters

Barbara Walters: Her Life in Pictures

Originally posted 05/15/2014 12:00PM

As she signs off from The View, take a look back at the pioneering newswoman's amazing 53-year television career

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Barbara Walters Is 'Looking Forward to Not Having a Schedule' Post-Retirement | Barbara Walters

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Barbara Walters Is 'Looking Forward to Not Having a Schedule' Post-Retirement

Originally posted 05/16/2014 06:00AM

The titans of TV came out to honor Barbara Walters, who is retiring after more than 50 years on air.

The first lady of network news is leaving The View, the show she created and has hosted ever since, after Friday's episode. Gathering at the Four Seasons in New York City on Wednesday evening were Walters's co-hosts past (Meredith Vieira, Joy Behar, Lisa Ling, Star Jones and Debbie Matenopoulos) and present (Whoopi Goldberg, Jenny McCarthy and Sherri Shepherd). as well as a bevy of other stars.

Also celebrating Walters, 84, were Diane Sawyer, Katie Couric, Robin Roberts, Michael Douglas, Hoda Kotb, Savannah Guthrie, George Stephanopoulos and wife Ali Wentworth, Al Roker and wife Deborah Roberts and Joan Rivers.

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David Letterman Confides His One Regret to Barbara Walters (VIDEO)

David Letterman Confides His One Regret to Barbara Walters (VIDEO)

Originally posted 05/15/2014 09:15AM

As David Letterman and Barbara Walters both prepare to ride off into the sunset of their respective storied careers, they're surely indulging in a little introspection.

Letterman, in particular, divulged one aspect of his career he's less than proud of to Walters during her appearance on the Late Show Wednesday.

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Donald Sterling Apologizes, Says 'I Am Not a Racist'

Donald Sterling Apologizes, Says 'I Am Not a Racist'

Originally posted 05/12/2014 06:00AM

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling apologized Sunday for racist comments captured on tape, saying they were a "terrible mistake."

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SNL Recap: Charlize Theron Plays a Cat Lady and Barbara Walters Strikes Back

Originally posted 05/11/2014 11:35AM

While Charlize Theron was hosting SNL Saturday, ostensibly making it her night, the evening really belonged to someone else: Barbara Walters, who finally got revenge on Saturday Night Live after years of poking fun at her.

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