Today the world mourns the loss of legendary musician Chuck Berry, a founding father of rock 'n' roll.
Holocaust survivor, humanitarian and author Elie Wiesel died today in his Manhattan home at the age of 87.
With Friday's release of the $65-million, 3-D epic Everest, we're taking a look at some of the real-life tragedies that have occurred on the climb to the top of the world.
When Helen Keller remembered the first time she met her future benefactor Alexander Graham Bell as a child, she wrote that she felt he understood her and she "loved him at once." Today, on Bell's birthday, here's a look at the enduring friendship between the two historical greats.
Today on the birthday of pioneering civil rights activist W.E.B. Du Bois, we take a look at his rivalry with Booker T. Washington and how both leaders and their clashing ideologies paved the way for the modern Civil Rights Movement in America.
Discover some interesting facts about "The Nutcracker's" long history.
Today Dylan fans can listen to ‘The Basement Tapes Complete,’ the legendary recordings that give us a glimpse into the most mysterious and private period in his career.
A look at the triumphs and trials of boxing legend Muhammad Ali.
Though exiled during the Tibetan Uprising of 1959, Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, has been Tibet's most devout leader for more than 60 years, and continues to be one of the world's most ardent humanitarians and counsellors of peace. In celebration...