Barbara Walters will retire from “The View” on May 16, followed that night by a 2-hour special honoring her
In addition to airing "ABC: A Barbara Celebration,” ABC News will name its NYC headquarters after her.

Simon Cowell’s “Got Talent” earns the Guinness World Record for world’s most successful reality TV format
The reality format that first launched as “Britain’s Got Talent” in 2007 has expanded to 58 countries.

HBO teases “The Leftovers”
Watch a preview of the drama from “Lost” co-creator Damon Lindelof.

Norman Weiss has been doing TV Tattle since the week "Freaks and Geeks" was canceled. He is a Hollywood outsider who was born and raised in Hollywood. "American Idol" and "Dancing with the Stars" are broadcast 2 blocks from his high school.