Log into your Newser account
Joined Newser on:
Find what you're looking for
More about Newser:
Want to contribute?
Suggest a Story
Get our apps:
Install our app:
Stories 1 - 20 |
Kyle Rittenhouse Says
He's Suing LeBron James
Feb 25, 2022 7:22 AM CST
Kyle Rittenhouse Says He's Suing LeBron James
19-year-old acquitted of murder says James, Whoopi Goldberg, Biden defamed him
- Kyle Rittenhouse isn't happy about what some big names said about him during his trial for murder and after his November acquittal , and now he says he's taking legal action. Rittenhouse has recently been making the conservative media rounds, and on Monday he made a stop at...
Feb 2, 2022 6:33 AM CST
Whoopi Goldberg Suspended From
Despite a second, on-air apology
- Whoopi Goldberg has been suspended from
after she said on Monday's show that the Holocaust wasn't about race . "Effective immediately, I am suspending Whoopi Goldberg for two weeks for her wrong and hurtful comments," ABC News president Kim Godwin said Tuesday in a statement...
Feb 1, 2022 12:26 AM CST
Whoopi Goldberg's Holocaust Comments Land Poorly
'The View' host said genocide wasn't about race
- Whoopi Goldberg is taking a lot of criticism for comments she made Monday as
tackled the subject of
being banned in a Tennessee school district . The graphic novel is about the Holocaust, but it was nudity in the book that got it banned, and as the co-hosts...
Judge Sorry for
'Fat-Shaming' Whoopi Goldberg
Oct 8, 2021 8:50 AM CDT
Judge Sorry for 'Fat-Shaming' Whoopi Goldberg
Barbara Corcoran admits joke wasn't funny
- Barbara Corcoran has apologized for failing to obey one of society's many unwritten rules: When somebody is joking about the size of their butt, you should not join in. The
judge was accused of fat-shaming Whoopi Goldberg during an appearance on
Gets Help From
Some Big Names
Dec 9, 2020 1:30 PM CST
Cyndi Lauper's Youth Benefit Gets Help From Some Big Names
Billie Eilish, Dolly Parton, LL Cool J, Taylor Swift, Cher join annual homelessness event
- Taylor Swift, Cher, Billie Eilish, LL Cool J, and Dolly Parton are adding their voices to Cyndi Lauper's annual concert to combat youth homelessness, an issue the "True Colors" singer says has only gotten worse during the pandemic. "You can say, 'Stay home, protect yourself.'...
Tension Around McCain
Jan 16, 2020 5:30 PM CST
Tension Around McCain Wears Out
The illusion of a civil chat is shattered, Shamira Ibrahim writes
- Over the years, the 22 permanent co-hosts of
have had many arguments in anger while the show generally stuck to its mandate as a civil exchange of ideas. But the constant tension around Meghan McCain's presence has made the program hard to watch, Shamira Ibrahim writes in...
McCain Responds to Whoopi
Shushing Her on the
Dec 17, 2019 12:04 PM CST
McCain Responds to Whoopi Shushing Her on the
Co-hosts got into an argument on Monday's show
- Meghan McCain responded Tuesday to the latest fight she and Whoopi Goldberg got into on
. The co-hosts were discussing the impeachment process on Monday's show, and McCain was trying to explain that, politically, it could be a bad move for the Democrats. After one exchange, Goldberg told...
'I Know It's
to Live Alone
Nov 19, 2019 11:00 AM CST
'I Know It's Terrible': Why Whoopi Wants to Live Alone
The co-host of the 'The View' admits cohabitation isn't for her
- Whoopi Goldberg will have you over, but stay for good? No way. "When you make a commitment to live with someone else, it's a commitment to ask their opinion and listen and work it out with them. I don't want to do that," the 64-year-old said...
'I Am OK,
Mar 8, 2019 5:30 PM CST
Whoopi Emerges: 'I Am OK, Not Dead'
'View' co-host says she had pneumonia in both lungs, which was nearly fatal
- Whoopi Goldberg reassured her fans in a video Friday that she's recovering after coming "very, very close to death." The actress/comedian/talk show host, 63, has been away from
for more than a month. "I had pneumonia, and I was septic. Pneumonia in both lungs,...
Whoopi to Site That Ran Fake
Story: 'I'm Coming for You'
Mar 14, 2017 7:15 PM CDT
Whoopi to Site That Ran Fake Story: 'I'm Coming for You'
Goldberg says fake article endangered her life
- Whoopi Goldberg is blasting a fake-news website that ran a story she claims "endangered" her life, the AP reports. The host of ABC's
on Monday condemned a story that circulated last week falsely claiming that she said Navy SEAL widow Carryn Owens appeared at President Donald...
Ben Carson: Slaves Were
Mar 7, 2017 2:01 AM CST
Ben Carson: Slaves Were 'Involuntary Immigrants'
- Newly confirmed Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson managed to cause controversy in his very first speech to HUD employees by describing slaves as "immigrants." His remarks on slavery came after he discussed photos of impoverished immigrants arriving at Ellis Island, the
New York Times
Whoopi Stands Up
for Tiffany Trump
Feb 16, 2017 12:50 PM CST
Whoopi Stands Up for Tiffany Trump
After first daughter gets dissed at New York Fashion Week
- After an
fashion editor tweeted about switching seats at New York Fashion Week so that she and other editors wouldn't have to sit by Tiffany Trump, Whoopi Goldberg has come to the first daughter's defense. "You know what, Tiffany," Goldberg said on
Mar 30, 2016 4:55 PM CDT
Whoopi Starts Cramp-Relieving Medical Marijuana Line
It's definitely a niche
- Whoopi Goldberg has started an interesting new business: It's a medical marijuana line meant to help with period cramps. "If you don’t want to get high high, this is a product specifically just to get rid of discomfort," Goldberg tells
. "Smoking a joint...
7 Celebs Who
Move Away if
Mar 1, 2016 3:48 PM CST
7 Celebs Who Say They'll Move Away if Trump Wins
Hasta la vista, Whoopi Goldberg
- Fox & Friends rounded up all the celebrities who've said they plan to move out of the US if Donald Trump becomes president, Fox News Insider reports:
"I don't think that's America. I don't want it to be America. Maybe it's time
Tweet Mixes Up
Oprah on the
Feb 28, 2016 7:24 PM CST
Tweet Mixes Up Whoopi and Oprah on the Red Carpet
Not good in general, but especially during another year of #OscarsSoWhite
- There wasn't much controversy on the Oscars' red carpet Sunday evening, but controversy found its way onto Twitter during the glitzy parade of gowns and tuxes. Whoopi Goldberg showed up and showed herself off in an off-the-shoulder dress she said was inspired by the dress Bette Davis wore in...
Hosts Make Ill-Advised Eating Disorder Jokes
Nov 20, 2015 10:38 AM CST
Hosts Make Ill-Advised Eating Disorder Jokes
What's funnier, anorexia or bulimia?
- Eating disorders: not really a laughing matter, unless, apparently, you're a
panelist. During Thursday's show, the co-hosts discussed Donald Trump's recent weight loss (he says he lost 15 pounds because running for president is just too exciting and he never wants to eat ) and the...
ISIS Mentioned in
Suit Against Rosie
Oct 22, 2015 1:42 PM CDT
ISIS Mentioned in
Producer's Suit Against Rosie
Jennifer Shepard-Brookman says O'Donnell got her fired
- Rosie O'Donnell left
earlier this year , but the constant drama that surrounded her stints on the show is not yet over. Jennifer Shepard-Brookman, a former producer on the talk show, is suing O'Donnell, claiming Rosie got her fired—among other things, Page Six reports. As Page...
Jul 14, 2015 3:23 PM CDT
Whoopi Backtracks on Cosby Defense
'It's looking bad," she says
- Whoopi Goldberg appears to be done defending Bill Cosby in public. The
co-host has been catching flak since her "innocent until proven guilty" line , and she changed course today on the show, reports
. "I gotta say all the information out there kind of points to...
There's Already Drama
Sep 19, 2014 9:47 AM CDT
There's Already Drama Between New
We know you're shocked
- It was only a matter of time before drama erupted between the new panel of ladies on
—but apparently "time" here means a whole two days. The season premiered Monday , and by Tuesday, there was trouble, according to Page Six . It started on-air, when Republican co-host Nicolle...
Sep 7, 2014 11:00 AM CDT
Joan Rivers Gets Her Star-Studded Sendoff
Howard Stern pays tribute to 'crazy aunt at Bar Mitzvah'
- No word on whether Meryl Streep is crying in five different accents , but Joan Rivers' funeral is under way at Temple Emanu-El in New York, and the private event is basically one rather large name-drop. Luminaries including Howard Stern, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Griffin, Whoopi Goldberg, Barbara Walters, Kelly Osbourne,...
Stories 1 - 20 |
Popular on Newser
Kyrsten Sinema Says She's Leaving Democratic Party
It's a 'Huge Milestone' for US Currency
Man Who Stood Up Wife at Airport Found 10 Years Later
Warrant: FedEx Driver Panicked After Hitting Girl
Sword Swallower's Act Goes Very, Very Wrong
On This Day:
10 Years of Headlines
We see that you're using an ad-blocker.
To read our stories, you'll need to
turn off your ad-blocker.
As an advertising-supported site,
Newser can't exist without ads.
Turn off your ad-blocker
(for Newser only)
One last step.
You have to do this part yourself.
But you're a smartie, and we'll help you out.
1. Click on your ad-blocker icon in your browser.
(It might look like this
2. Every ad-blocker is a bit different, but look for
an option like disable, whitelist, or trust and click it.
Thanks so much.