Much of the credit for the digital revolution is owed to the early pioneers of Silicon Valley -- from transistor inventor William Shockley and the Traitorous Eight to investor Sherman Fairchild, Intel CEO Andy Grove and microprocessor inventor Ted Hoff. This photo gallery features 12 men whose work and innovations helped to launch the some of the most significant technological advances in history.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.