Find out about a few of the men Jesse James associated with, and learn where their bloody adventures ultimately led them.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.