Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.