Barbara Walters to announce 2014 retirement

(WXYZ) - Legendary TV journalist Barbara Walters will announce her retirement on The View Monday morning, ABC News announced.

After 37 years with the network, Barbara Walters will retire from TV journalism next summer.

ABC News reports that Walters will remain Executive Producer of The View.

"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.  I created ‘The View' and am delighted it will last beyond my leaving it," said Walters.

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