Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.