What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.