Barbara Walters says she will undergo heart surgery later this week.
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"You know how I always say to you how healthy I am. ... Never missed a day's work," Walters announced Monday on The View. "Later this week, I'm going to have surgery to replace one faulty heart valve. Now lots of people have done this and I have known about this condition for a while now."
The co-host and creator of the daytime talk show said that she and her doctors opted to go through with the surgery this week so her ...
Barbara Walters' Oscar special next month will be her last, ending a 29-year run.
This week TV did its best to impress us. Top Chef and Melrose Place shocked us with left-field developments. Monk's departure was both conclusive and heartfelt. SNL put its cast's prodigious comedy talents on display. And The Biggest Loser proved that changing one's body can change one's life. Welcome to Top Moments: Dressed to Impress Edition.
Glee's midseason finale — and final episode until April 2010 — held a high note in the ratings.
Wednesday night's showing of the Fox musical series attracted some 8.13 million viewers — just slightly less than last week's season high.
Before Glee, Fox's So You Think You Can Dance brought in 6.66 million.
Check out our recap of Glee's finale episode of 2009
ABC's Modern Family returned with 9.62 million viewers, while other half-hour comedies...
Michelle Obama and Barbara Walters
First Lady Michelle Obama was named Barbara Walters' Most Fascinating Person of 2009, one year after President Barack Obama took the honor.
"It has been a whirlwind. But it's been amazing," Obama told Walters on her Wednesday special, The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2009.
Jackson's kids, Kate Gosselin make "Most Fascinating" list
Obama noted settling into ...
Bristol Palin, Sarah Palin
Sarah Palin tells Barbara Walters that she was "shocked" by daughter Bristol's pregnancy because she had no idea the then-17-year-old was sexually active...
Barbara Waltersm, Sarah Palin
The 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin will sit down with Barbara Walters for a five-part interview kicking off...
Fear not, fans of The View: Elisabeth Hasselbeck won't be leaving you with substitute co-hosts of varying quality anytime soon. The mother of three said she does not want to...
Barbara Walters and Whoopi Goldberg
The View overflowed with Patrick Swayze tributes Tuesday as his Ghost co-star, Whoopi Goldberg, shared memories with Barbara Walters, who conducted his final interview. Even guest host Kate Gosselin joined in the tributes as the show's cast remembered the star as a hard-worker, on-set goofball and heartthrob.
News: Patrick Swayze dies at 57
"We lost a very special person. This was a well-fought ...
Teri Hatcher, Jason Mesnick, Leighton Meester
As one life ends, another begins. Except on TV, where no one ever really dies and the number of surprise babies corresponds directly with the stunted creativity of a show's writing staff. (Looking at you, 90210.) What we’re saying is this week's Top Moments include plenty of doom – but also glimmers of hope.