03:01 PM EDT 03/19/2015
Originally posted 10/29/2014 09:00PM
"Given what happened to my sister and now that I'm a mother, I certainly think twice about a lot of the assignments that I take," she told reporters Tuesday
Originally posted 06/20/2013 06:00AM
The Our America host shares a peek inside her private life with 3-month-old daughter Jett
Originally posted 05/10/2013 05:45PM
Journalist Ling, 39, is the host of the OWN program Our America with Lisa Ling. She and her husband of nearly six years, biotech firm president Paul Song, 47, celebrated the birth of their first child, daughter Jett, in March. Ling has chronicled her journey to motherhood with PEOPLE, and now shares her thoughts on the eve of Mother's Day.
Although this is my very first Mother's Day as a mother, it's only been eight weeks, so I still have a lot to learn. Fortunately though, I have an extraordinary person to whom I can look up – my mother Mary.
There are times when the words thank you are simply unable to express the degree of appreciation one has for someone else; that is how grateful I am to my mother.
Originally posted 03/08/2013 05:30PM
The Our America host welcomed daughter Jett on Friday afternoon in Santa Monica, the new parents confirm
Originally posted 11/16/2012 02:30PM
"I'm really excited but more nervous than anything," says the Our America host. "I'm someone who is always in control"
Originally posted 10/26/2012 03:30PM
Expecting a baby girl, the Our America host is being especially careful after a previous miscarriage
Originally posted 10/24/2012 05:30PM
Hey, I'm Kate Hogan, the style news editor at PEOPLE.com. I had the opportunity to go behind-the-scenes on Anderson Live Wednesday, acting as blogger of the day and live-Tweeting from New York City's CBS Studios.
It was a busy morning for us at PEOPLE (we debuted Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel's wedding photos!) but it was a busy morning for Anderson Cooper, too: His co-host for the day, Lisa Ling, revealed that she's expecting a baby girl!
We got to break the news but that wasn't all ...
Originally posted 10/24/2012 11:45AM
The Our America host shared the happy news on Anderson Cooper's live talk show on Wednesday
Originally posted 02/16/2011 05:20PM
For Lisa Ling, hearing that 60 Minutes journalist Lara Logan had been brutally sexually assaulted in Egypt hit home.
"When I first heard the story I was devastated," Ling, whose TV-reporter sister Laura Ling was held captive for five months in a North Korean prison in 2009, said on Wednesday's The Wendy Williams Show. "I have never met her, but she does incredible work and I wish her and her family well and hope that she comes back strong because her work is really unique. She's a very courageous woman and I wish her well."
Referencing her sister's experience, Ling said journalists generally understand the dangers they face – but sometimes, the unexpected happens.
Top 5 Most Voted Stories
Minnesota Dentist Says He Regrets Killing Beloved Zimbabwe Lion Cecil
Parents Meet Their Adopted Daughter for the First Time: 'Within a Split Second of Holding Her, We Couldn't Imagine Life Without Her'
Teen Boy Lured 8-Year-Old Girl into Apartment, Murdered Her, Santa Cruz Police Chief Says
JCPenney Employee Sent Home for Wearing 'Too Revealing' Shorts She Bought in Their Career Department
Ben Affleck Denies Relationship with His and Jennifer Garner's Former Nanny
Top 10 News Categories
The most buzzed about stars this minute!
Treat Yourself! 4 Preview Issues
More On PEOPLE.com
Got a News Tip?
Send it to our People.com editors!