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  • Lance Armstrong settles $100 million lawsuit with US government

    Lance Armstrong reached a $5 million settlement with the federal government in a whistle-blower lawsuit that could have sought $100 million in damages from the cyclist who was stripped of his record seven Tour de France victories after admitting he used performance-enhancing drugs throughout much of his career. The deal announced Thursday came as the two sides prepared for a trial that was scheduled to start May 7 in Washington. Armstrong's former U.S. Postal Service teammate...


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  • Oprah Sued for Allegedly Ripping off TV Drama for 'Greenleaf'

    Oprah jacked the idea for a TV show about a powerful family and their megachurch and didn't even try to hide it ... according to a new suit. A screenwriter named Shannan Lynette Wynn and a pastor she teamed up with to create a TV drama called…

  • ‘Queen Sugar’ Takes Wide View With Season 3 Key Art & BTS Video

    EXCLUSIVE: Back for its third season with a two-night premiere on May 29 and 30, Queen Sugar revealed a new perspective of sorts with some key art released today. As the striving Bordelon siblings, their offspring, family and significant others look upward, the Ava DuVernay and Oprah Winfrey executive produced OWN series aims to kick it up a notch or two this year. In that vein, Oscar nominee and QS creator DuVernay asked photographer Osborne Macharia to bring his style…

  • Amy Schumer Fangirls After Meeting Oprah Winfrey: 'Bye Everyone Else I've Ever Met'

    Amy Schumer just added a new member to her squad. The actress, 36, took to Instagram on Tuesday to introduce the world to her new friend: Oprah Winfrey. Schumer posted a photo of the two hugging while on the set of a photo shoot — and based on the caption, the Trainwreck star was pretty excited about the encounter! “Bye everyone else I’ve ever met,” she wrote. “New phone who dis? @oprah is the only one in my new phone.” And when she’s not hanging out with Oprah, the newly-married Schumer has...

  • Why the Saudi crown prince met with Trump, Oprah, Bill Gates, and Jeff Bezos

    Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman recently visited the US where he met with many top politicians and businesspeople. President Trump, Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, and others received a visit from the crown prince. Ellen R. Wald, author of "Saudi, Inc.: The Arabian Kingdom's Pursuit of Profit and Power" explains the crown prince's motivations for these meetings. Following is a transcript of the video. Ellen R. Wald: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is a new generation in the Saudi Royal...

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  • Oprah Winfrey Wore a Pair of $90 Sneakers on Her New Cover

    Oprah Winfrey looks so chic on the cover of O, The Oprah Magazine (and her stylish canvas sneakers are actually quite affordable). Read on for more.

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  • Disney CEO Bob Iger revealed that he seriously explored running for president — and Oprah said she 'really, really pushed him' to do it

    In an interview with Vogue, Disney CEO Bob Iger revealed he seriously considered running for president. A 2020 presidential run had been rumored, but Disney's acquisition of assets from Fox extended Iger's stay until 2021. Oprah Winfrey even pushed Iger to run for president and said he's "one of the people I respect most in the world." In a revealing interview with Vogue, Disney CEO Bob Iger admitted that he seriously considered a 2020 presidential run — and Oprah Winfrey said she pushed him...

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  • 15 Female Stars On Negotiating For Equal Pay

    Talking about money can be awkward, but it can be downright infuriating when you're a woman. Even in 2018, we're still fighting for equal pay in workplaces across the board — and that includes Hollywood. Despite the glitz and glam that comes with being a celebrity, women in entertainment, sports, and politics are still often undervalued, especially in comparison to their male peers. Take Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams. After director Ridley Scott decided to re-shoot All The Money In The...

  • Rupert Murdoch, Oprah, Ari Emanuel…So Who Is Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Meeting During U.S. Charm Offensive And Why?

    Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman is currently deep into a coast-to-coast U.S. charm offensive. Leading figures from the worlds of politics, business, entertainment and media are being lined up and are lining up to meet the most influential figure from the world’s leading oil exporter. But who exactly has made the cut? We know the Saudi heir met with U.S. President Donald Trump and key members of the Trump administration soon after his arrival just over one…

  • Oprah looks to Australia for inspiration for US gun law reform

    Media superstar Oprah Winfrey has urged Americans to look to the land down under for inspiration to prevent tragedies like the February 14 Parkland shooting.

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