"In the dominant culture of America, I would have been the good kid -- putting myself through college and working full time, but to the Amish I was a little bit of a rebel. I don't really know how I would do it differently if I had it to do over, but I wish somehow it wouldn't have to be like that."
Naomi left her Amish family and became a nurse.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
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.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.