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President Barack Obama kisses poet and author Maya Angelou after giving her the 2010 Medal of Freedom (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Maya Angelou, ‘One Of The True Jewels Of Humanity,’ Dead At Age 86

Maya Angelou, an award-winning author and poet, and a prominent voice in the civil rights movement, has died at the age of 86.

05/28/2014

Michael Sam.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Bernstein: End Of Michael Sam TV Show Necessary, Unfortunate

Oprah Winfrey’s network is calling it a “postponement,” but it sure seems like the idea of a Michael Sam reality show is dead.

670 The Score–05/17/2014

David Letterman. (Getty Images)

Boers: Remembering Letterman’s Late Night Run

David Letterman has withstood the test of time like few others.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2014

Oprah Winfrey attends Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular at the United Center on May 17, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Getty Images)

Oprah Arena Tour Bypasses Chicago

Tickets for the arena shows will be $99 apiece and $999 for a meet and greet with Oprah, but you won’t see her in Chicago.

03/26/2014

Oprah Winfrey attends Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular at the United Center on May 17, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Getty Images)

Oprah Lists Mag Mile Condo For $7.75 Million

The unit includes four bedrooms, five bathrooms and two half-baths, as well multiple living areas and two kitchens, including “a huge chef’s kitchen,” according to the listing.

01/15/2014

Oprah Winfrey and Ernie Banks each received a Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama on Nov. 20, 2013. (Photos by Alex Wong/Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama Honors Banks, Winfrey With Freedom Medal

President Barack Obama is bestowing the Presidential Medal of Freedom on more than a dozen prominent Americans–including Chicago icons Ernie Banks and Oprah Winfrey–50 years after the death of the award’s founder, President John F. Kennedy.

11/20/2013

Among the items up for bid is this autographed TV Guide portrait. (Credit: Kaminsky Auctions)

Oprah Winfrey Auctions Some Of Her Things

Saturday is your day if you want to own a piece of Oprah Winfrey.

11/01/2013

Oprah Winfrey and Ernie Banks. (Credit: Rob Kim, Andy Lyons, Getty images)

Oprah, Ernie Banks To Receive Presidential Medal Of Freedom Awards

Chicago is well represented on this year’s list of Presidential Medal of Freedom Award winners as Oprah Winfrey and Mr. Cub Ernie Banks will be among the recipients.

08/08/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Bernstein: BREAKING NEWS! NFL Scandal!

Stay with us as more information emerges…

670 The Score–08/03/2013

(File Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for AFI)

New Film Starring Oprah Debuts In Chicago

It’s not every day Oprah Winfrey returns to the big screen. Tuesday night, the stars were out in Chicago for the debut of Oprah’s big new movie, “The Butler.”

07/30/2013

In this handout photo provided by the Oprah Winfrey Network, Oprah Winfrey (R) speaks with Lance Armstrong during an interview regarding the controversy surrounding his cycling career January 14, 2013 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by George Burns/Oprah Winfrey Network via Getty Images)

Lance To Oprah: Yes, I Doped

Lance Armstrong confessed to using performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France during an interview with Oprah Winfrey, reversing more than a decade of denial.

01/17/2013

Oprah Winfrey and Lance Armstrong. (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS,PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Oprah: Lance Armstrong Admitted Doping

Lance Armstrong has finally come clean.

CBS Chicago–01/15/2013

Lance Armstrong.  (Photo credit: Rogerio Barbosa AFP/GettyImages)

Lance Armstrong To Be Interviewed By Oprah

In the wake of his lifetime ban from cycling and the doping charges hurled against him, Lance Armstrong will be interviewed on television by Oprah Winfrey next week.

670 The Score–01/09/2013

Winfrey discusses childhood with Dave Letterman. (Credit: Worldwide Pants)

Oprah Opens Up On Letterman

Winfrey speaks of childhood, relationship with Dave.

11/27/2012

Ann and Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Don’t Let Obama Convince You That American Success Is Bad

During the current election campaign, for the first time in American history, President Barack Obama and the “left” have made success in America to be negative.

10/22/2012

Oprah On CBS This Morning

Oprah: Running OWN Network Has Been A Big Challenge

Long gone from her renowned talk show in Chicago now, Oprah Winfrey talked Monday about the challenge of building her own TV network in an exclusive interview on CBS This Morning.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2012

Harpo Studios

Report: Restaurants Floundering Near Harpo Studios

Restaurateurs in the trendy Near West Side neighborhood that is home to Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo studios say they are struggling.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2012

Rosie O'Donnell, left, and Oprah Winfrey speak to the media after the unveiling of a new sign outside Harpo Studios welcoming "The Rosie Show," to the studio Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, in Chicago. "The Rosie Show" premieres Monday, Oct. 10 on the Oprah Winfrey Network and will be filmed at the former home of "The Oprah Winfrey Show." (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

Oprah Winfrey’s Network Axes ‘The Rosie Show’

The show premiered in October to about 500,000 viewers but lost about half that audience within days of its debut.

03/16/2012

Rosie O'Donnell, left, and Oprah Winfrey speak to the media after the unveiling of a new sign outside Harpo Studios welcoming "The Rosie Show," to the studio Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, in Chicago. "The Rosie Show" premieres Monday, Oct. 10 on the Oprah Winfrey Network and will be filmed at the former home of "The Oprah Winfrey Show." (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

Reports: Rosie O’Donnell Moving Talk Show To New York

First Oprah Winfrey, now Rosie O’Donnell. Less than a year after launching her talk show on Winfrey’s OWN Network, and taking up shop in Winfrey’s Harpo Studios in the West Loop, O’Donnell appears to be moving her show to New York.

CBS 2–03/07/2012

Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls - Class of 2011 Inaugural Graduation

Pick-A-Side: Women’s History Month – Who Do You Admire More?

03/05/2012

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