Follow seven people who have chosen to leave their closed and tightly-knit communities for the outside world, knowing they can never return
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.