Oprah Winfrey Visits Haiti Under Tight Security

By Evens Sanon, Associated Press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Oprah Winfrey toured an encampment for Haitians displaced by a massive 2010 earthquake under tight security Monday, with a local photographer detained for about 90 minutes as he tried to cover the event. Winfrey, escorted by security guards, walked among the tents with the actor Sean Penn, […]

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Oprah, Rosie Unveil Sign Outside Chicago Studio

Oprah has made way for Rosie. Oprah Winfrey and Rosie O’Donnell unveiled a sign Thursday in front of Chicago’s Harpo Studios. It reads: “Harpo Studios. The Rosie Show. Former Home of The Oprah Winfrey Show.” O’Donnell has started work in the same studio where Winfrey taped her talk show until it ended in May after […]

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Oprah Winfrey To Become CEO Of Her Network

Oprah Winfrey will take over as chief executive officer of OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network this fall, the cable channel said on Wednesday. Winfrey, regarded as the most influential woman on U.S. television, will be the third CEO of the company since its debut in January. She will also become chief creative officer as the network […]

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Obamas Visit Chicago To Film Oprah Episode

CHICAGO – President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are back in their hometown of Chicago to film an episode of “The Oprah Winfrey Show.” The Obamas arrived in Chicago on Wednesday morning for the filming. Later in the day the president is traveling to New York. The first couple is to appear on […]

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Oprah – From ‘Nothing’ to Media Juggernaut

BY: Caryn Rousseau CHICAGO – Oprah Winfrey was set to announce Friday that her powerhouse daytime television show, the foundation of a multibillion-dollar media empire with legions of fans, will end its run in 2011 after 25 seasons on the air. Winfrey planned to announce the final date for ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ during a […]

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