The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.