Barbara Walters — Reportedly Calling It Quits in 2014

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The end is near for Barbara Walters … “cause the head chick on “The View” is reportedly saying sayanora to her TV career in 2014.

We know Barbara has been contemplating retirement for a while — and in 2011, told President Obama she planned to retire in 2012.

A honcho at ABC News told our sources at the time that Barbara has joked about retiring every year since the Clinton Administration … but now, it seems the legendary newswoman may finally be serious about it.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Walters will make the official announcement in the coming weeks … with her last broadcast taking place in May 2014.

We reached out to Barbara”s people for comment — so far, no word back.