From the Gateway Arch, Rockefeller Center, the Sears Tower, and the Empire State Buiding to the carvings on Mount Rushmore, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Space Needle and Mount Rushmore, the U.S. has dozens of impressive, important, and iconic structures. Which ones have you been to? Which has had the biggest impact on its local community and on the country? Which one is your favorite?
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
The effort of pioneering researchers to conceive babies through in vitro fertilization.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.