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Anderson Cooper introduces newborn son Wyatt Morgan

May 01, 2020 - 3:07 PM

The CNN anchor is now a father

NEW FATHER. Anderson Cooper shares a moment with his newborn son, Wyatt. Screenshot from

Heiress Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95

Jun 17, 2019 - 10:51 PM

Her son, Anderson Cooper, delivers a eulogy on-air

'EXTRAORDINARY LIFE.' Gloria Vanderbilt speaks during SiriusXM's 'Town Hall' With Gloria Vanderbilt at SiriusXM Studios on July 14, 2016 in New York City. She died on June 17, 2019. Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images for SiriusXM/AFP

FALSE: CNN's Anderson Cooper called Mar and Korina a 'corrupt couple'

Feb 27, 2019 - 6:47 PM

Anderson Cooper himself denies on Twitter calling the couple 'corrupt'

Trump and CNN: A quarrel that's both good and bad

Jul 27, 2018 - 3:49 PM

The US President has long had a contentious relationship with the media, branding mainstream outlets an 'enemy of the American People' and dismissing unfavorable coverage as 'Fake News'

MEDIA HATER. US President Donald Trump tours US Steel's Granite City Works steel mill in Granite City, Illinois on July 26, 2018. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Anderson Cooper's mother Gloria Vanderbilt reveals past same-sex relationship

Mar 31, 2016 - 10:23 AM

It has nothing to do with whether it’s two men or two women it’s love And it’s just like being married it’s what it is Gloria says after dropping a bombshell on her son about her own past relationship

Screengrab from Instagram/Anderson Cooper

Ben Affleck asked for slave-owning ancestor story to be cut – email

Apr 19, 2015 - 11:50 PM

The message published by WikiLeaks is part of a trove of embarrassing emails film scripts and other internal communications that were accessed during a massive hack of Sony in 2014

Korina angers netizens over Typhoon Ruby comments

Dec 07, 2014 - 5:34 PM

Veteran anchor Korina Sanchez hopes the typhoon hits Japan instead of the Philippines because the Japanese can handle it better

CONTROVERSIAL. Anchor Korina Sanchez says Filipinos can still pray away Typhoon Ruby and expresses hope it hits Japan instead of the Philippines. Screengrab from YouTube

Why coming out still matters

Nov 06, 2014 - 6:00 AM

Despite what you are told about homosexuals seeing a person of stature come out makes you certain of the fact that gay people are good

Clippers owner Sterling berates Magic Johnson for HIV status

May 13, 2014 - 6:20 PM

In an interview that was supposed to fan flames caused by his racist outburst LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling took swipes at Magic Johnson saying he was a poor role model because he contracted HIV

LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling (R) has fueled the flames by attacking LA basketball icon Magic Johnson (L). Photos from EPA/screenshots

Gutter politics: The worst catfights of 2013

Dec 21, 2013 - 9:30 AM

Who cares about elections a corruption scandal and the world’s worst typhoon? Politicians took black propaganda catfights and politicking to an all time low

Anderson Cooper: An honor to report on PH

Nov 22, 2013 - 12:28 AM

The Filipinos strength is just extraordinary Anderson Cooper tells David Letterman but it was upsetting [they did] not have any assistance

Cooper responds to Korina, PNoy; praises Filipino strength

Nov 15, 2013 - 12:35 PM

Anderson Cooper says Ms Sanchez is welcome to go there and I would urge her to go there

Mar Roxas to CNN: No response fast enough

Nov 14, 2013 - 2:08 PM

Roxas seeks to address criticism that the government response was ineffective and inefficient

Korina Sanchez vs Anderson Cooper: What netizens think

Nov 13, 2013 - 7:36 PM

Korina Sanchez is quick to rebut CNN s Anderson Cooper who criticizes government s disaster response Netizens jump in

World media in PH; Cooper slams slow Haiyan response

Nov 13, 2013 - 3:36 PM

International media’s extensive coverage of Haiyan shows the magnitude of the destruction and prompts the influx of aid

Anderson Cooper receives GLAAD award

Mar 18, 2013 - 12:59 PM

Anderson Cooper accepted an award for being an openly gay media professional presented by Madonna at the 24th Annual GLAAD Awards

PRO GAY RIGHTS. Madonna presents Anderson Cooper with the Vito Russo Award at the 24th Annual GLAAD Awards. Photo from the 'Madonna' Facebook fan page

Anderson Cooper: 'The fact is, I'm gay'

Jul 02, 2012 - 11:36 PM

The fact is I m gay always have been always will be and I couldn’t be any more happy comfortable with myself and proud wrote Cooper