Katie Troyer left the Amish and found home. "I was given the option – go back into church and swallow it all up and be a good person there or jump. And I jumped."
Read producer Callie Wiser's article about filming Katie Troyer and making this short video.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.