Oprah Winfrey

In this May 30, 2013 file photo, Oprah Winfrey speaks during Harvard University's commencement ceremonies in Cambridge, Mass. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

A $38,000 handbag not unheard of in luxury market

LONDON (AP) — A $38,000 handbag? For most people, it’s unthinkable. But for the richest sliver of the global population, like Oprah Winfrey, it’s a realistic option — and buyers aren’t short of choices. In […]

08/09/2013

In this May 30, 2013 file photo, Oprah Winfrey speaks during Harvard University's commencement ceremonies in Cambridge, Mass. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

Swiss apologize for encounter Oprah calls racist

GENEVA (AP) — It’s a glamorous playground of the rich and famous, filled with glitterati from princes to movie stars. It’s also a land with a sometimes uneasy relationship with foreigners — especially when they […]

08/09/2013

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton

Obama to honor Clinton, Oprah with freedom medal

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will bestow the nation’s highest civilian honor on Oprah Winfrey and former President Bill Clinton. Clinton and Winfrey will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom this year at the […]

08/08/2013

Tina Turner arrives for the Giorgio Armani fashion show held in Beijing, May 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)

Tina Turner marries longtime beau in Switzerland

GENEVA (AP) — Legendary singer Tina Turner has married her longtime German beau, Erwin Bach, in a Swiss civil ceremony, a local mayor said Thursday. The 73-year-old singer tied the knot at the registry office […]

07/18/2013

Lindsay Lohan (AP photo)

Winfrey’s OWN announces Lohan post-rehab interview

LOS ANGELES (AP) – When Lindsay Lohan gets out of rehab this summer, Oprah Winfrey will be waiting to talk to her. Winfrey’s cable channel, OWN, said Friday that Winfrey is getting an “exclusive” interview […]

07/14/2013

Oprah Winfrey (AP Photo)

Winfrey giving $12M to new African-American museum

WASHINGTON (AP) — Oprah Winfrey is giving $12 million to a museum being built on Washington’s National Mall that will document African-American history, officials said Tuesday. The media mogul and former talk-show host previously gave […]

06/11/2013

Oprah Winfrey wearing cap and gown at ceremony where she received honorary degree from Harvard during commencement ceremonies, Cambridge, Massachusetts. (AP Photo)

Winfrey to speak at Harvard commencement exercises

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Media mogul Oprah Winfrey is the featured speaker during afternoon exercises at Harvard University’s commencement. Harvard’s 362nd commencement begins Thursday morning with the annual conferring of degrees and honorary degrees. Winfrey […]

05/30/2013

Oprah Winfrey (AP Photo)

Oprah calls Kelly and Michael talk-show royalty

NEW YORK (AP) — Oprah Winfrey doesn’t have a daily talk show anymore. But two years after abdicating her throne, the former talk-show queen is clear who she thinks now wear the crowns: Kelly Ripa […]

05/28/2013

Lisa Bloom

Lisa Bloom on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with attorney Lisa Bloom, who was the anchor of the legal news program, Lisa Bloom: Open Court. A New York Bestselling author, she has been featured on Oprah, Nightline, Today, and Good Morning America.

03/25/2013

Doug Ulman, Livestrong president and CEO

Charity once tied to Armstrong says will survive

CHICAGO (AP) — The president of a cancer charity founded by Lance Armstrong insists that the organization will persevere in the wake of the cyclist’s admission that he used performance-enhancing drugs.

02/28/2013

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Glance: 10 Super Bowl ads that stood out

Here are the ads that will be the buzz around the water cooler — and on social media sites — today.

02/04/2013

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Winfrey’s Armstrong interview seen by 3.2 million

NEW YORK (AP) — Oprah Winfrey’s interview with Lance Armstrong is more than an illustration of a hero athlete tumbling from the heights. It’s also a pivotal moment for a famous media figure trying to climb the ladder back up.

01/18/2013

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