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REPORT: Barbara Walters Set to Announce 2014 Retirement Today on The View

Today is the day Barbara Walters will reportedly announce her retirement. According to ABC News, the groundbreaking television journalist will reveal plans to hang up the microphone in 2014, today on The View. Said Walters:

“I am very happy with my decision and look forward to a wonderful and special year ahead both on ‘The View’ and with ABC News,” she said. “I created ‘The View’ and am delighted it will last beyond my leaving it.”

Whoopi Gets Heated as The View Discusses Jodi Arias Verdict! (VIDEO)

Earlier this week, Jodi Arias was convicted of first degree murder in the death of her former boyfriend Travis Alexander. The shocking case of a love affair gone terrible wrong, has developed an almost OJ and Nicole type fascination among cable news outlets and on social media.

On Thursday's episode of The View, Whoopi Goldberg got fired up when talking about the type of punishment Arias deserves. Watch the clip after the jump!

Duck Dynasty Invades The View! (VIDEO)

The cast of one of the most popular reality series ever appeared on ABC Daytime's The View this week. Phil, Silas, Willie and Jase Robertson of A&E's monster hit Duck Dynasty were gushed over by Elisabeth Hasselbeck and even got Babs Walters to do a duck call! Watch clips from their appearance on The View after the jump! READ MORE

Meredith Vieira is Taping a Talk Show Pilot For NBC

After years in daytime as a co-host on The View and a co-anchor on Today, is Meredith Vieira ready to take the plunge with her own daytime talk show? According to Us Weekly, Vieira is taping a pilot for NBC. 

Insiders tell Us that Vieira, 59, is currently filming the pilot for her NBC show, which is in the vein of Katie Couric's ABC daytime talk show. The series has not yet been picked up, but if and when it is, it would air sometime in 2014.

Previously, The New York Times’ Brian Stelter reported Vieira was in talks with NBCUniversal for a syndicated talk show. Reportedly, if picked up, Vieira’s show could go head-to-head with either The View or Katie Couric’s Katie. Talk about intrigue in daytime. READ MORE

Erika Slezak, Vincent Irizarry and Thorsten Kaye Discuss What's to Come With AMC and OLTL Relaunch on The View

TOLN soap stars Erika Slezak, Vincent Irizarry and Thorsten Kaye stopped by The View today to chat with the ladies about All My Children and One Life To Live being revived and brought back online April 29. The actors revealed to the audience what they can expect next Monday with the new format.

During the appearance Slezak dished how OLTL fan and upcoming guest Snoop Lion left her a sweet message in her dressing room. Check out the segment after the jump! READ MORE

Erika Slezak, Vincent Irizarry and Thorsten Kaye to Guest on The View on Thursday, April 25

This should be interesting… TOLN Soap stars Erika Slezak, Vincent Irizarry and Thorsten Kaye will appear on The View on April 25. The trio's upcoming appearance will come just four days before All My Children and One Life to Live return on April 29. READ MORE