During the Great Depression in the 1930s, Americans worried when their radio programs were interrupted by special news bulletins.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family