For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport. He was mayor during Chicago's tumultuous 1968 Democratic National Convention.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.