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Barbara Walters Retiring Next Year? Latest Update

By Deena Bustillo on
Apparently famed talk show host Barbara Walters is getting ready to step down from her throne. She reportedly told President Barack Obama that she's planning to retire next year, but really she kinda told the world because her mic was on and a whole crowd of people heard the news. Whoops!TMZ jumped on the story, and reports she was interviewing Obama at the White House and during a break she leaned over and told him: "I need one more interview with you because I'm retiring next year."But...Read Full Story

Sherri Shepherd Outraged at Barbara Walters' Use of the 'N-word'

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(Getty Images) On yesterday's broadcast of morning talk show The View, Barbara Walters used the 'n-word' during a conversation concerning a hunting camp used by Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry. The camp has gotten Perry in a bit of controversy after claims that the property was named after the inflammatory term, but some of the View crew got prickly when Walters chose to say the word when reporting the story. The "n-word" was dropped first by Whoopi Goldberg, who was annoyed...Read Full Story

Barbara Walters Reveals 2010 'Most Fascinating People' Picks

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Getty ImagesWe love this time of year: the winter white, the holidays, and lots and lots of year-end lists. This week, Barbara Walters released a sampling of the stars on her 2010 Most Fascinating People list. Hooray! The talk show host revealed 8 of the 10 picks, and they include a princess, pop star, and one really classy lady -- along with the group that introduced much of the world to the GTL lifestyle.The 8 stars named so far: Kate Middleton, Justin Bieber, Sandra Bullock, Betty...Read Full Story

Barbara Walters Surgery

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Barbara Walters' surgery for a defective heart valve seems to be taking well as the popular talk show host has eased back into working following the procedure. Barbara Walters underwent surgery on her heart on May 14, 2010, after being diagnosed with an aortic valve stenosis that was preventing her circulatory system from working at full capacity. Following the surgery, a representative assured her fans that Barbara was in good health and good spirts. The 80-year-old co-host of The View...Read Full Story

Barbara Walters Comes Back to 'The View' via Skype

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She's back! Barbara Walters returned to The View this morning, two months after undergoing heart surgery, and she made a big, high-tech splash with her appearance. The hostess used Skype to connect with her fellow co-hosts and even got a standing ovation from the audience. According to E! News, she said, "I am fully recovered!" She also thanked fans for all the well wishes she received during her recovery. Walters went into some of the details of her procedure, but she kept the tone light...Read Full Story