‘Trailblazer’: Barbara Walters mourned as broadcasting iconDecember 31, 2022 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Reaction poured in from the worlds of journalism, politics, sports and entertainment following the death of TV news pioneer and “The View” creator Barbara Walters. She died Friday at her home in New York at age 93.
Barbara Walters, news pioneer and ‘The View’ creator, diesDecember 31, 2022 GMT
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Barbara Walters, dead at 93, was cultural fixture, TV iconDecember 31, 2022 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Walters was that rarest of TV personalities: a cultural fixture.
For more than a half-century, she was on the air, placing in front of her audience world figures, big shots and celebrities whose names and faces might have changed from year to year.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 25-Oct.1September 19, 2022 GMT
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 25-Oct. 1:
Sept. 25: Newswoman Barbara Walters is 93. Singer Ian Tyson of Ian and Sylvia is 89. Polka band leader Jimmy Sturr is 81. Actor Josh Taylor (“Days of Our Lives,” “Valerie’s Family”) is 79.
Literary ‘superagent’ Mort Janklow dies at 91May 25, 2022 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Mort Janklow, a colorful former corporate attorney who raised high the power of the literary agent as he brokered big advances for publishing, political and entertainment leaders, from Ronald Reagan and Al Gore to David McCullough and Barbara Walters, has died.
Meghan McCain says she’s quitting ‘The View’ in late JulyJuly 1, 2021 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Meghan McCain, whose outspoken conservative views have frequently led to verbal fireworks and compelling television on ABC's “The View,” said Thursday that she is quitting the daytime talk show after four years.
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Midler to Rivera: Apologize for alleged sexual assaultNovember 30, 2017 GMT
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Review: Demi Lovato reveals a lot in new documentaryOctober 17, 2017 GMT
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Political talk helping ‘The View’ to comebackApril 10, 2017 GMT
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Walters announces her retirement on ‘The View’May 13, 2013 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Walters said Monday that retirement from her epochal television career is near, but it's not happening right away.
Walters, who began in television news as a "Today" girl in 1961, became the medium's best-known interviewer and invented a daytime talk show at an age many people would be going fishing, said on "The View" that she will step away from the camera next summer.
Walters mum on retirement reportsApril 1, 2013 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Walters says the paparazzi were lying in wait, but she's not saying anything about her future employment.
Walters returned to "The View" on Monday, after reports circulated widely the previous Friday that she would be retiring from television in May 2014.