Fans of Oprah Winfrey's brand of feel-good, heartstring-tugging programming got a week-late Christmas present on New Year's Day, as the daytime queen's eponymous cable network, OWN, finally hit the air.
What to watch on Oprah's new network
Winfrey, who will leave behind her No. 1 syndicated talk show this spring after 25 years on the air, hosted the first hour of programming, previewing some of the original series she is most excited about. While continuously reinforcing the network's "live your best life now" mantra, Winfrey introduced gripping and sometimes tear-jerking sizzle reels.
"I wanted to take the...
Maria Bierk and Sebastian Bach
Former Skid Row frontman Sebastian Bach and his wife have split after 18 years together, TMZ reports.
The 42-year-old musician (real name: Sebastian Bierk) and Maria Bierk separated in...
Oprah Winfrey is kicking off 2011 with the launch of her new network, and the slate of new programming for the first day features everyone from Jay-Z to sex therapist Dr. Laura Berman.
The Oprah Winfrey Network, which will air on what used to be Discovery Health in 85 million homes, will broadcast specials, original documentaries and acquired movies alongside 22 announced original series, many of which will be previewed on New Year's Day. Check our hour-by-hour guide of what to expect from the launch of OWN.
Lindsay Lohan will check out of rehab after three months next Tuesday, her father told CNN.
The actress voluntarily entered the Betty Ford clinic on Sept. 27, three days after she violated her probation with a failed drug test. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Elden Fox allowed the 24-year-old to stay in rehab instead of going to jail for the violation, but set her earliest release date for ...
Discovery Networks said it has indefinitely canceled plans to air a reenactment of the autopsy on Michael Jackson's body, according to Reuters.
The decision comes after the late pop singer's estate and many of Jackson's fans expressed outrage about the special.
Michael Jackson estate, fans ask Discovery not to air autopsy special
"Given the commencement of legal proceedings beginning next week, and at the request of Michael Jackson's estate, the scheduled broadcast of the medical documentary related to Michael Jackson's official autopsy has been
After nearly 4,500 broadcasts on CBS, long-time Early Show anchor Harry Smith signed off the morning program for the last time Friday.
Smith's final edition featured a look back at his combined 17 years at the morning anchor desk. He described his feeling as "one of gratitude, absolute gratitude" and he thanked his family for dealing with his ...