In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana. The story is told by survivors, Temple defectors, relatives, and journalists.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.