A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
The shocking story of Richard Leopold and Nathan Loeb, two wealthy college students who murdered a 14-year-old boy in 1924.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
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.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.