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Anderson Cooper announced the birth of his son on CNN on April 30.

Anderson Cooper just became a dad. Here’s how the son of an heiress became America’s favorite news anchor.

Anderson Cooper is a prime-time anchor on "Anderson Cooper 360" and one of television's most recognizable faces. His son, Wyatt Morgan Cooper, was born on April 27.
Erika James, the new dean for The Wharton School.

Inside the life and career of Erika James, the first woman and person of color to become dean of the Wharton School in its 139-year-old history

Erika James was just named the new dean of the Wharton School, the University of Pennsylvania's prestigious business school.
Jack Welch.

Jack Welch, the former CEO of General Electric who grew the company’s stock price by 4,000%, has died at the age of 84

Jack Welch was voted "Manager of the Century" by Fortune for his tenure as GE CEO that transformed the company and made him an iconic businessman.
First Lady Melania Trump arrives for a Hispanic Heritage Month event in the East Room of the White House October 6, 2017 in Washington, DC.

8 of the biggest takeaways from a new book on Melania Trump that reveal her fashion, strategy, and life inside the White House

"Free, Melania: The Unauthorized Biography," captures Trump as an untraditional first lady at the center of many misconceptions.

The life of the late, iconic Toni Morrison, the first African American female author to win a Nobel Prize

Morrison was a Nobel laureate in literature and the author of 11 novels, in addition to her work in opera, children's books, and essay collections.

Meet James Comey, who was inspired to become a prosecutor after he was held at gunpoint in high school, rose to FBI director, and is now one of Trump...

Former FBI Director James Comey has managed to maintain his political relevance after a decades-long career. Here's how he got to where he is today:
In a new book, Lisa Brennan-Jobs describes her troubled relationship with her father, Apple founder Steve Jobs, left, and her stepmother, Laurene Powell-Jobs.

Steve Jobs’ wife told his daughter ‘we’re just cold people’ when she asked them to say good night to her

It's well known that Lisa Brennan-Jobs didn't have a great relationship with her famous father, Apple founder Steve Jobs. But it turns out she also didn't get along very well with her stepmother, Laurene Powell Jobs.
Physicist Stephen Hawking sits on stage during an announcement of the Breakthrough Starshot initiative with investor Yuri Milner in New York April 12, 2016.

A brief history of Stephen Hawking’s time on planet Earth in one chart

Stephen Hawking died on March 14, 2018 — Pi Day and Albert Einstein's birthday. He pioneered new understandings of black holes and the universe.

The fascinating life of Nikola Tesla, the genius who electrified the world and dreamed up death rays

Nikola Tesla would have been 161 years old on July 10. His inventions paved the way for electric motors, radios, fluorescent lights, lasers, and remote control.