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First lady Michelle ObamaWIN MCNAMEE/GETTY IMAGES Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey and Beyoncé Knowles topped Forbes’ list of the world’s most powerful women of 2015. The women join other entertainers, policymakers, businesswomen and philanthropists who made the list based on their influence and impact. Other black women joining Obama (10), Winfrey (12) and Knowles (21) include Xerox […]

Michelle Obama, Beyonce and Oprah Winfrey appear on Forbes’ “The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women of 2014” list, billed by the mag as the “definitive annual guide to the extraordinary icons and leaders, groundbreakers and ceiling crashers who command the world stage.” Michelle Obama came in at No. 8 on the tally, while Oprah ranked […]

Oprah Winfrey was crowned America’s most influential celebrity for a second straight year on Friday, despite having dropped off daily television in 2011.  Forbes magazine ranked Winfrey, 59, ahead of Hollywood titans Steven Spielberg and Clint Eastwood and towering over other TV figures such as journalist Barbara Walters and financial guru Suze Orman. Forbes said […]

Oprah Winfrey lands on top of Forbes’ highest-paid celebrity list for the fourth year in a row, thanks to an income estimated at $165 million. Though her talk show has wrapped and OWN (her cable network) still continues to struggle in the ratings war, Winfrey’s Harpo productions, her magazine, O, and her satellite radio station […]

Forbes’ list of the world’s 100 most powerful women may be the only one of its kind to include both political figures such as presidents, first ladies and monarchs, along with cultural icons like talk show hosts and pop superstars.

Forbes’ list of the world’s 100 most powerful women may be the only one of its kind to include both political figures such as presidents, first ladies and monarchs, along with cultural icons like talk show hosts and pop superstars.

Forbes’ power lists are synonymous with moguls and movie stars, heads of state and captains of business. One look at the 2010 World’s 100 Most Powerful Women list and it is clear that we’ve come up with a new ranking of the female power elite that reflects the New Order of now.At the top of […]

Forbes’ power lists are synonymous with moguls and movie stars, heads of state and captains of business. One look at the 2010 World’s 100 Most Powerful Women list and it is clear that we’ve come up with a new ranking of the female power elite that reflects the New Order of now.At the top of […]