03:33 AM EDT 11/21/2014
Originally posted 07/04/2014 02:00PM
On a day devoted to a nation charting its own course, Robin Roberts will help celebrate the Essence Festival in New Orleans on Friday afternoon with a talk on empowerment called "Sisters in the Name of Love," beginning at 2:25 p.m.
Originally posted 05/29/2014 09:00AM
Maya Angelou is remembered as a giant of literature and a champion of civil rights. But Robin Roberts also cherishes the quieter, more personal moments she shared with her friend.
Originally posted 05/21/2014 08:20AM
In a rare red-carpet appearance, Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts and longtime girlfriend Amber Laign stepped out together to support students who work to make schools safer for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students.
"Honored to be with courageous students," Roberts Tweeted Monday night after appearing at the GLSEN Respect Awards in New York City. The 53-year-old anchor also shared a picture on Twitter of herself and Laign, 39, posing with students.
"I'm delighted to support GLSEN, an incredible organization that is working to end bullying and make schools safer for LGBT students," Roberts said in a statement recognizing the work of the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network. "I'm particularly happy to lift up the leadership of students who fight for respect and dignity for all," she said.
Originally posted 04/29/2014 01:40PM
Robin Roberts isn't just feeling stronger as she continues her recovery from myelodysplastic syndrome. She's feeling powerful.
"Strong like a bull," the Good Morning America anchor, 53, says in an interview airing Tuesday on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
"I am so thankful. I am so happy," she adds. "I have never been this happy nor healthy in such a long time."
Originally posted 04/18/2014 06:50AM
Robin Roberts is dancing around her Manhattan living room in her bare feet, reprising her grand entrance on Dancing with the Stars—this time, without the 6-in. stilettos. Step, step, spin and dip. The 53-year-old Good Morning America anchor, who appeared as a guest judge last month, has apparently got moves. More than that, Roberts says, "I've got my mojo back!"
Originally posted 04/16/2014 11:00AM
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Originally posted 04/16/2014 08:00AM
After facing cancer twice, Robin Roberts is not only still standing, she's stronger than ever.
Originally posted 04/15/2014 06:00PM
Now that it's official, Robin Roberts admits she couldn't be happier that Michael Strahan will be joining the Good Morning America family.
"Talk about somebody who's the real deal," she tells PEOPLE exclusively.
"He's pure talent," Roberts says of Strahan, who'll be coming aboard the broadcast a few times a week while still continuing to serve as co-host of Live! With Kelly and Michael.
Originally posted 04/15/2014 08:10AM
Michael Strahan made it really official Tuesday when he proudly marched onto the set of Good Morning America.
Originally posted 03/31/2014 10:35PM
There's been no lack of excitement during season 18 of Dancing with the Stars.
Following an unexpected double elimination last week, this week's show – which featured Robin Roberts as a guest judge – had one couple backing out of the competition due to injury, and the rest of the couples digging into their most personal moments and sharing them with a teary-eyed audience during a most memorable year-themed episode.
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