On February 1, 1913, more than 150,000 people eagerly rushed to Grand Central Terminal to gaze at New York City's newest landmark. A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the new Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street housed an underground electric train station that would revolutionize the way people traveled and transform midtown Manhattan.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
The history of New York City and the people and forces that have shaped it over the past 400 years is told in a seven-part 14.5-hour series.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.