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.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
Between 1854 and 1929 more than 100,000 abused or orphaned children were sent by train to the Midwest to begin new lives in foster families.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
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.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.