Who is your favorite 20th-century American president? Was it FDR? Kennedy? Reagan? Or one of the other 14 men from Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909) to Bill Clinton (1993-2001) who helped usher the United States through the 1900s? Who do you think was the most influential? Who had the greatest impact on the country we live in today?
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
After the stock market crashed in 1929, thousands suffered unemployment and poverty in the Great Depression.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.