Bye-bye Oprah, as 25-year US show goes silent

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Oprah Winfrey ended her 25-year run on television in the US Wednesday 25 May, with a word to her in-studio audience that typified her approach to the millions that tuned in every afternoon: “I want you to know that what you have to say matters to me.” She handed out her e-mail […]

German TV show accident victim tetraplegic, say doctors

Geneva, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Samuel Koch, a 23-year-old student who was critically injured when he attempted a stunt over a car on the German television show “Wetten, dass…?” has been told by doctors in Lucerne, Switzerland, that he is tetraplegic, TSR public television reports. Spinal injuries have caused nervous damage to his four limbs and […]