It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.
Equipment failure, human error and bad luck led to the country's worst nuclear accident in 1979.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.