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Anderson Hays Cooper is an American television journalist. He is the primary anchor of the CNN news broadcast Anderson Cooper 360°. The program is usually broadcast live from a New York City studio; however, Cooper has often broadcast from CNN's studios in Washington, D.C., or on location for breaking news stories happening around the world. In addition to his duties at CNN, Cooper serves as a correspondent for 60 Minutes on CBS.
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When 60 Minutes met Nobel winner Denis MukwegeIn 2008, Anderson Cooper reported on the use of rape in the Congo's civil war. In 2018, the doctor treating the victims won the Nobel Peace Prize.
Recruiting for talent on the autism spectrumMany adults with autism have a hard time finding a job, but more companies are discovering the unique skills and potential people with autism offer. Anderson Cooper reports.
Companies seeking out potential employees with autismMany adults with autism have a hard time finding a job, but more companies are discovering the unique skills and potential people with autism offer. Anderson Cooper reports.
60 Seconds with Sir David Attenborough on literature, optimism and deathSir David Attenborough tells Anderson Cooper about the last book he read, who’s influenced him the most, and whether or not he’s afraid of death.
Sir David Attenborough: The 60 Minutes InterviewThe legendary wildlife filmmaker tells Anderson Cooper why urgent action on climate change is crucial and why we need to save nature in order to save ourselves.
Where Sir David Attenborough draws his optimismSir David Attenborough tells 60 Minutes correspondent Anderson Cooper he looks to the young for hope on a declining planet.
Attenborough talks climate change on 60 MinutesLegendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough tells Anderson Cooper the terrible things people have done throughout history pale in comparison to the damage brought to the Earth from climate change...
Sir David Attenborough on why his new film is a "witness statement" to climate changeThe renowned wildlife filmmaker tells Anderson Cooper about the damages brought to the Earth by climate change, "A crime has been committed... And it so happens that I’m of such an age, that I was..
Joaquin Phoenix: The 60 Minutes InterviewAnderson Cooper gets the actor to open up about his childhood, his nervousness on set, and how he felt about his "Joker" character.
Whom does Joaquin Phoenix credit for his performance in "Joker?"In an unaired portion of his 60 Minutes interview Joaquin Phoenix tells Anderson Cooper who deserves the credit for his Oscar-winning performance in "Joker."
'How do you sleep at night?: Anderson Cooper rips MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell on COVID 'cure' claimAnderson Cooper tore into My Pillow founder Mike Lindell for touting an unproven drug as a potential "cure" for COVID-19.
Liam Neeson opens up about wife Natasha Richardson's deathActor Liam Neeson says the sudden death of his wife Natasha Richardson still doesn't seem real, even five years later. Anderson Cooper profiles the Hollywood star on Sunday, Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. ET/PT.
Researchers experimenting with psychedelics to treat addiction, depression and anxietyStudy participants at some of the country's leading medical research centers are going through intense therapy and six-hour psychedelic journeys deep into their minds to do things like quit smoking and..
Anderson Cooper: How I see homeless people nowIt wasn’t just the homeless who were transformed in this story. Anderson Cooper explains to 60 Minutes Overtime how an assignment changed him
100,000 Homes: Housing the homeless can save money?Giving apartments to the chronically homeless can save taxpayer dollars, advocates say. Anderson Cooper reports on the 100,000 Homes Campaign, an innovative approach to fighting homelessness.
60 Minutes Overtime 02.09.14It wasn't just the homeless who were transformed in this story. Anderson Cooper explains to 60 Minutes Overtime how an assignment changed him; and, What 60 Minutes' Lesley Stahl learned while reporting..
Survivor, part twoSome 36 hours after his four-man Navy SEAL team was dropped into enemy territory in the mountains of northeastern Afghanistan, Marcus Luttrell says he was all alone. Special Operations Forces had..
The Gaskos, The War Within, GladwellFBI agents tell Steve Kroft about their 16-year search and eventual capture of Boston mobster Whitey Bulger, once No. 1 on the Most Wanted list; then, 60 Minutes gets a rare look inside new therapy..
Malcolm Gladwell: The Power of the UnderdogDavid had an advantage over Goliath? Malcolm Gladwell talks with Anderson Cooper about the link between adversity and innovation.
GoPro's video revolutionA little, wearable camera is putting its owners in their own movies, doing everything from walking down the street to jumping out of an airplane. Anderson Cooper reports on GoPro, the world's..
How an Afghan and a Navy SEAL became "brothers"Anderson Cooper hangs out with "blood brothers," former Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell and Afghan villager Mohammad Gulab
"Lone Survivor" SEAL recounts deadly battleNavy SEAL Marcus Luttrell sat down with "60 Minutes" correspondent, Anderson Cooper to discuss the battle that claimed the lives of the rest of his SEAL Team, and left him alone, and fighting for his..
Life lessons from the best-selling book, "Blink"Author Malcolm Gladwell tells Anderson Cooper that Gladwell's best-selling book "Blink" taught him to "never use your instincts"
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Charles Barkley on voluntary workouts for NCAA football, basketball: 'I don't think it's safe'Asked about voluntary workouts returning June 1 for some NCAA athletes by CNN's Anderson Cooper, Charles Barkley said "I don't think it's safe."
Anderson Cooper decided to co-parent with ex because he wants 'more people to love my son'Anderson Cooper is co-parenting his new baby, Wyatt Morgan Cooper, with ex Benjamin Maisani because he wants "more people to love my son."
ShowBiz Minute: Chavez, Cooper, HadidMexican protest singer Oscar Chávez dies of COVID-19 at 85; Anderson Cooper is a father; gives infant son a special name; Gigi Hadid confirms pregnancy on Jimmy Fallon's "The Tonight Show." (May..
Anderson Cooper proudly announces the birth of his son Wyatt: 'I am a dad. I have a son'Anderson Cooper is adding dad to his resume. The CNN news anchor, 52, announced that he welcomed son Wyatt Morgan Cooper via surrogate Monday.
Blagojevich calling himself a political prisoner is 'nuts,' Cooper says in heated interviewEx-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich again called himself a 'political prisoner' on CNN. Anderson Cooper wasn't having it.
Linda Ronstadt sees 'great parallels' between Hitler's Germany and Trump's AmericaLinda Ronstadt told CNN's Anderson Cooper that she sees 'great parallels' between the Weimar Republic in Germany and what's happening now.
After awkward New Year's segue, Anderson Cooper, Andy Cohen honor Gloria VanderbiltCNN New Year's Eve hosts Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper offered an awkward, touching and risque tribute to Cooper's mom, Gloria Vanderbilt, Tuesday.
ICYMI: A look back at Sunday's 60 MinutesThis week on 60 Minutes: Lesley Stahl asks YouTube's CEO if the company's doing enough to curb hate speech, Anderson Cooper reports on Seattle's homeless crisis and Scott Pelley visits the mysterious..
60 Minutes Presents: Great AdventuresBill Whitaker finds out what lies 2 miles below Earth's surface, Scott Pelley goes hunting with eagles in Mongolia and Anderson Cooper reports on Easter Island's moai statues
West Coast cities see more unsheltered peopleAnderson Cooper visits a tent city in the Seattle area and hears from some of America's more than 500,000 homeless people
Easter Island's famous moai statues slowly fading awayFor years, archaeologists have wondered how the mysterious statues came to dot the island in the Pacific. Now, they're trying to find a way to keep the statues around. Anderson Cooper reports.
Why are more people in West Coast cities living in tents, cars and on the street?Anderson Cooper visits a tent city in the Seattle area and hears from some of America’s more than 500,000 homeless people.
Seattle families live "unsheltered" in tent citiesSome of America's wealthiest cities face a growing homeless crisis. In Seattle, there are housing shortages and rising rents, due in part to the tech boom. An estimated 5,000 people are living..
Why are so many of Seattle's citizens living on the streets?Anderson Cooper travels to Seattle to find out what the city's doing to deal with homelessness and why so many people don't have a roof over their heads. 60 Minutes reports, Sunday
AwakeningHundreds of thousands Americans have survived serious brain injuries only to be trapped in what's called a "minimally conscious state." Most will never emerge, but the sleeping pill Ambien is offering..
Kings of CongoThe 2007 murder of four well-known mountain gorillas in the Democratic Republic of Congo brought world attention to this endangered animal, whose life is threatened by the civil war that rages around..
African Gorillas In PerilCNN's Anderson Cooper travels to an African jungle and reports on the endangered mountain gorilla species, as they have been subject to slaughter and oppression at the hands of humans.
Revelations From The CampaignAuthors of a new book, "Game Change," and John McCain's former top campaign strategist reveal behind-the-scenes issues from the GOP and Democratic camps during the campaign. Anderson Cooper reports.
Eminem and Anderson Cooper: Behind the ScenesCNN's Anderson Cooper shares all the unpredictable moments that happened on his "60 Minutes" shoot with Eminem.
A dangerous game of "cosmic roulette"?Scientists say there are more than a million near-Earth objects in space big enough to destroy a city, but they only know the location of one percent. Anderson Cooper reports.