Elif Yavuz

A 33-year-old pregnant staffer for the Clinton Global Initiative and her boyfriend are among those killed in the Kenya mall shooting, former President Bill Clinton said on Tuesday. Elif Yavuz, a senior vaccines researcher based in Tanzania, had been expecting a baby with Ross Langdon, an award-winning architect, who was also killed in the rampage. […]

Joy Covey

Former Amazon CFO Joy Covey dropped out of high school, used her 173 IQ to get to Harvard Business School, helped Jeff Bezos take Amazon public–and then proved that you can lead a full and very rich life beyond business. Joy Covey, who was Amazon.com’s CFO in its startup days and guided the company through […]

Rochus Misch

He was Adolf Hitler’s devoted bodyguard for most of World War II and the last remaining witness to the Nazi leader’s final hours in his Berlin bunker. To the very end, SS Staff Sgt. Rochus Misch was proud of it all. For years, he accompanied Hitler nearly everywhere he went, sticking by the man he […]