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A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
The history of New York City and the people and forces that have shaped it over the past 400 years is told in a seven-part 14.5-hour series.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.