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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.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

The meteoric rise of Google CEO Sundar Pichai, in photos

Sundar Pichai worked his way through the ranks to become Google's CEO — here's how he got there.
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.

11 biographies to read if you want to get rich

These are sure to provide motivation and inspiration.