The legend of the Wild West has been played out in American Popular culture since the start of westward expansion. From Buffalo Bill Cody to Wyatt Earp, and Kit Carson to Annie Oakley, the real-life people who helped tame the west would shape the western heroes celebrated in film and television for decades. Share your real or fictional western hero below.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
The shocking story of Richard Leopold and Nathan Loeb, two wealthy college students who murdered a 14-year-old boy in 1924.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.