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The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
Originally settled as a mail stop, Las Vegas changed from an Old West vacation town, to a mafia haven, to the "Atomic City" and "Sin City."
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.