| Mar 25, 2015
| 4:29 PM
Oprah Winfrey's OWN network said Wednesday it is making a television series on the life of an Atlanta man who claims to have fathered 34 children with 17 different women.
The series, set to premiere in September, is a spin-off of the network's "Iyanla:...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 1:43 PM
Oprah Winfrey will auction off paintings, furniture, designer clothing and other items from her Chicago residence next month.
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers said Tuesday that the proceeds will benefit the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in South...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 11:04 AM
Oprah Winfrey plans to sell antique furniture, paintings and other items from her condominium in Water Tower Place at a public auction April 25.
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers on Monday announced the sale, which will be conducted at its Chicago salesroom....
| Mar 12, 2015
| 3:09 PM
It's probably safe to say that Tyler Perry and his four TV series on Oprah Winfrey's OWN network probably won't win any Emmy Awards.
The shows -- "Love My Neighbor," "For Better or Worse," "The Haves and the Have Nots" and "If Loving You Is Wrong"...
| Mar 11, 2015
Thanks to 10th grade English teacher Leann Harms, students at Santaluces Community High School recently were able to have a special on-campus screening of Oprah Winfrey's latest film, "Selma."
Harms emailed Ava DuVernay, the director of the film, and...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 6:57 AM
You get a pink slip, you get a pink slip, you get a pink slip.
Almost everybody at Harpo Studios in Chicago was given notice last week, with the first wave of staffers set to lose their jobs by April 3, sources said Monday.
The Oprah Winfrey Network...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 6:30 AM
Today is Toni Morrison's 84th birthday. The Nobel laureate is the author of the novels "Beloved," "Song of Solomon," "Sula" and more than a dozen others.
Morrison is a literary and cultural force. When other writers are slowing down, Morrison...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 4:15 AM
The day after the Oscars last year, the show's producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron received a call from John Travolta apologizing for fumbling the name of singer Idina Menzel. Travolta's mispronunciation — Adele Dazeem — had become a trending...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 12:00 PM
Damien Chazelle braced himself for disaster.
It was opening night at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, and Chazelle's movie "Whiplash" was about to have its premiere in front of a packed house in Park City, Utah. Just six years out of college, Chazelle...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 10:46 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — An arbitration panel ordered Lance Armstrong and Tailwind Sports Corp. to pay $10 million in a fraud dispute with a promotions company for what it called an "unparalleled pageant of international perjury, fraud and conspiracy"...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 3:32 PM
It was a slow breakup — the kind you know is coming but neither side wants to initiate.
Then Tuesday arrived, the day when procrastination met realization. Oprah Winfrey formally broke up with Chicago.
Winfrey announced to her remaining staff at...