Californian-turned-New Yorker (well, Hobokenite) Rachel Chang started her editorial career chasing celebrities as a magazine editor (Us Weekly, CosmoGIRL!, J-14). Along the way, she also started chasing passport stamps, writing for Travel + Leisure, Condé Nast Traveler, Airbnb Magazine, Lonely Planet and Washington Post. She now covers travel and pop culture while wandering the world — often reluctantly running races.
Bryant, his daughter Gianna and six others perished in a January 26, 2020, helicopter crash, leaving a permanent hole in the basketball world.
What started as a friendship grew into a trailblazing collaboration between two women who broke through gender stereotypes to become rap royalty.
As the first Black woman to headline the 2018 music festival, the Grammy winner combined African American history and her iconic music catalog for a two-hour show that changed pop culture.
The "Queen of Soul" took an existing song and infused it with such passion that it has become a universal rallying cry for the civil rights and feminist movements.
Born premature and plagued with illnesses throughout her childhood, the groundbreaking athlete went on to defy all the odds and bring home three Olympic golds.
Tragedy brought the widows of Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X together, with the friendship cemented by their own sense of activism.
The couple's fun-loving, self-deprecating humor has kept their relationship as strong today as it was when they met nearly three decades ago.
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Despite a United Nations boycott, the musician went to Johannesburg and recorded with local musicians, laying the foundation for one of his greatest albums.
During the greatest triumphs of his ground-breaking career, the "Black Panther" actor secretly struggled with his deteriorating health.
The royal shocked audiences in 1985 by appearing on stage with ballet dancer Wayne Sleep in a routine choreographed to Billy Joel’s “Uptown Girl.”
The pop star and her godmother may be a generation apart, but their family ties make them the most unlikely power duo in the music industry.
The two trailblazing women met weekly for 11 years during the prime minister’s three terms, but the rumored tension may have also been filled with mutual respect.
Without any premeditated intention, a 33-year-old managed to find his way into Queen Elizabeth II’s bedroom while she was sleeping.
The royal made some of her most famous journeys via the speedy jet.
Throughout her record-breaking realm as British monarch, the queen has been saved by security, luck and her own strong will.
In true Diana style, the gown from her 1981 nuptials to Prince Charles represented both her extreme grandeur and sophisticated simplicity.
The Colorado father killed his family in August 2018 and confessed just days later.
The social studies teacher was chosen from 11,000 applicants to be the first civilian in space aboard 1986's the Challenger, which tragically exploded upon takeoff.