On October 2, 2006, Charles Roberts entered an Amish schoolhouse and shot ten Amish girls - five died. Later that day, Amish neighbors visited the Roberts family to offer forgiveness.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.