Names and faces

Posted: May 17, 2014 at 3:43 a.m.

Oprah Winfrey and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton surprised Barbara Walters on Thursday as she taped her final edition of The View to end a five-decade career on television. Actor Michael Douglas, a longtime friend and frequent subject for Walters' interviews, also dropped by for the tribute, which aired Friday on ABC.

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