What is it like to be cut off from your faith and your family? The Amish: Shunned follows seven people who have chosen to leave their closed and tightly-knit communities for the outside world, knowing they can never return. Each has paid deeply for their decision. Estranged from loved ones, these former Amish find themselves struggling to make their way in modern America.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
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.
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.