Go underground in the MTA's East Side Access caverns and tunnels - just one of the projects in the MTA's portfolio of $18 billion of construction - which will connect Long Island Railroad trains directly to Manhattan's Grand Central Terminal.
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.
When two passenger ships collide off Nantucket in 1909, 1,500 people rely on 26-year-old Jack Binns to operate a new technology - wireless telegraphy - to save them all.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.