From 1861 to 1865, the Civil War ravaged America. It still holds several notorious records, such as the highest number of average deaths per day (504). Read more of the shocking statistics from the War that divided our nation.
The shocking story of Richard Leopold and Nathan Loeb, two wealthy college students who murdered a 14-year-old boy in 1924.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
On June 6, 1944, Allied troops invaded Normandy, fighting to free Europe from Nazi occupation and end World War II.
What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
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.