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Shop apologizes after ‘racist’ exchange with Oprah

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GENEVA — Oprah Winfrey says she had a racist encounter while shopping in Switzerland — and the national tourist office and the shop owner have apologized.

The billionaire media mogul told “Entertainment Tonight” that a shop assistant in Zurich refused to show her a black handbag priced at $38,000 because “you will not be able to afford that.”

Forbes magazine estimates that Winfrey earned $77 million last year.

Winfrey was in town to attend last month’s wedding of her longtime…

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