During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
Winner, 2010 Peabody Award --- The 1968 My Lai massacre, its subsequent cover-up, and the soldiers who broke ranks to bring the atrocity to light.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.