Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.