Barbara Walters started smashing the TV-news glass ceiling in 1961 when she became the first female correspondent on Today. During the following five decades, the Massachusetts native was also the first woman to cohost a morning news show (Today in 1974), to coanchor a nightly news program (ABC Evening News in 1976), and then, for 25 years, to cohost the ABC newsmagazine 20/20. She became known as the Queen of Scoop as she wrangled major stars and world leaders for her trademark in-depth interviews and produced and hosted annual Oscar specials and The 10 Most Fascinating People. Finally, Walters conquered daytime 17 years ago with The View, the all-female talk show that dares to spotlight politics as well as makeup, cooking and gossip...
Angela Lansbury will start the new year off with a fancy new title.
The Murder, She Wrote star has been made a...
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William
His Royal Highness is finally here!
Kate Middleton gave birth on Monday to a baby boy, who will assume the title of Prince of Cambridge. But now that the Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William have finally welcomed their new bundle of joy, the question has quickly turned to what the boy should be...
Mike Tindall and Zara Phillips
There's another royal baby on the way!
As Prince William and Kate Middleton await the arrival of their baby later this month, Buckingham Palace announced Monday that William's cousin, Zara Tindall, is also expecting.
Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth was hospitalized Sunday for a stomach bug, BBC News reports.
The Queen was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital, the same place Kate Middleton was treated for acute morning sickness last year.
Sir Paul McCartney
The 2012 London Olympics officially got underway Friday with a grand (if a bit eccentric) opening ceremony conceived by Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle.
2012 Olympics: Check out the stars to watch
With the help of celebrities including Daniel Craig, Kenneth Branagh, J.K. Rowling, David Beckham and Sir Paul McCartney -- not to mention a ...
Prince Philip was forced to miss Monday night's concert for Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee after he was rushed to the hospital for a bladder infection.
"The Duke of Edinburgh was taken to King Edward VII Hospital in London this afternoon, from Windsor Castle, as a....
Queen Elizabeth, Diamond Jubilee
Queen Elizabeth II was honored Sunday at a special river pageant as part of her Diamond Jubilee celebration, People reports.
The Queen, 86, and the royal family rode down the...
Dylan O'Brien, Tyler Posey and Crystal Reed
Nothing gets the blood boiling and the early summer temperature rising quicker than a fix of werewolf and vampire lust.
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh and husband of Queen Elizabeth II, returned to the royal family's estate Tuesday morning after undergoing surgery for a blocked coronary artery.
Philip, 90, had spent the past four nights in ...