Gayle King

Media mavens Oprah Winfrey & Gayle King, now in their late 60s, recently told People Magazine for its "Beautiful Issue" that their legendary decades-spanning friendship began when both ladies were in their early 20s and was sparked by a chance encounter following a heavy thunderstorm.

Five-time NBA champion Magic Johnson spoke candidly with Gayle King for 'CBS Mornings' about his unforgettable HIV diagnosis revelation on November 7, 1991 and how telling his wife, Cookie Johnson, ended up being the hardest part of the whole ordeal. 

During the University of Southern California Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism’s Class of 2021 virtual celebration, Gayle King announced that she will help launch the ViacomCBS HBCU Diversity in Journalism Scholarship.

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS’ News’ Gayle King has started a temporary satellite radio program because she wants to hear how Americans are coping with lockdowns and social distancing measures. King’s call-in show on SiriusXM began on Thursday, April 23, at 5 p.m. Eastern. It will continue once a week for the following five weeks. […]

Gayle King has opened up to her bestie Oprah about the public backlash she received over asking about the Kobe Bryant rape case in an interview with WNBA star Lisa Leslie following his death in January. On Saturday, at the final stop of “Oprah’s 2020 Vision: Your Life in Focus Tour,” King recalled the “very painful” situation. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US […]

NEW YORK (AP) — Gayle King says she accepts Snoop Dogg’s apology, and the CBS anchor says she’s sorry that her interview last week added to the pain of people grieving over Kobe Bryant’s death. RELATED: Snoop Apologizes To Gayle King For Real This Time The rapper had posted a profane, threatening video directed toward […]

NEW YORK (AP) — After days of blistering criticism, Snoop Dogg has finally apologized to Gayle King for attacking her over her interview with former basketball star Lisa Leslie about the late Kobe Bryant. “Two wrongs don’t make no right. when you’re wrong, you gotta fix it,” he said in an Instagram post on Wednesday. […]

After Gayle King’s interview with Lisa Leslie hit the internet, folks were very unhappy with a specific question that she asked about Kobe Bryant. Among those upset was rapper Snoop Dogg, who voiced his disapproval in a video. Russ doesn’t have an issue with Snoop being upset, but he has an issue with something that […]

NEW YORK (AP) — The CBS News chief called threats against journalist Gayle King “reprehensible” Saturday as backlash grew against rapper Snoop Dogg and others critical of King for an interview where she asked about a sexual assault charge against the late Kobe Bryant. Snoop Dogg issued a warning to King online this week following […]

Oprah Winfrey was brought to tears when she was asked how her best friend, Gayle King is handling the backlash she received after asking Lisa Leslie about the late Kobe Bryant‘s sexual assault case in 2003, mentioning that King had received death threats. Join Our Text Club To Get The Latest Music, Entertainment, Contests And Breaking News On Your Phone. Text […]

Yesterday Russ made comments surrounding the Gayle King situation that lead people to believe that he was defending her. But, he says he wasn’t defending her rather he was, “defending journalism,” and what they’re taught. In Journalism school you’re taught that “if it bleeds it leads,” and Gayle “artfully” asked the question to Lisa Leslie; […]