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.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
Originally settled as a mail stop, Las Vegas changed from an Old West vacation town, to a mafia haven, to the "Atomic City" and "Sin City."
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.