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The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.