The past year brought historic changes, democratic milestones, devastating tragedies, and acts of heroism that will never be forgotten.
In 2012 Anderson traveled across the country and around the world seeking the truth. He met people who were struggling against seemingly insurmountable odds: Syrian refugees, gunshot victims in Colorado, New Yorkers who lost everything they had, widows facing a harsh new reality.
There were crimes that divided communities and launched important conversations about discrimination and ethics. In some cases, justice was served. Convicted of child sex abuse, Jerry Sandusky will spend the rest of his life in prison.
Doctors Drew Pinsky and 360 MD Sanjay Gupta on the initial coroner's report naming heart disease and cocaine as factors in Whitney Houston's accidental drowning death.
Whitney Houston's daughter and other family members attended a private viewing. CNN's Jason Carroll reports.
Dr. Drew Pinsky joins Anderson to talk about Whitney Houston, and what happens when a great talent starts to lose that talent.
AC360's Gary Tuchman and producer David Puente speak with members of a basketball team sponsored by Whitney Houston.
Whitney Houston's vocal coach, on how his student developed her gift, lost it, and was trying to get it back.
The investigation into Whitney Houston's unexplained death includes her use of prescription medicine. Anderson Cooper reports.
Whitney Houston's struggle with drugs raises questions about substance abuse in Hollywood. CNN's Miguel Marquez reports.
Anderson Cooper talks to Dr. Drew and Dr. Gupta about the dangers behind combining medications and alcohol.
Pastor Marvin Winans explains why Whitney Houston's funeral should be a private affair, not a public spectacle. Anderson Cooper spoke with him in an exclusive interview.
Anderson Cooper goes beyond the headlines to tell stories from many points of view, so you can make up your own mind about the news. Tune in weeknights at 8 and 10 ET on CNN.
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