Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to become one of the first media stars as he railed against the nation's economic system in the midst of the Depression.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
This film follows the 65 "British soldiers" and 67 "American rebels" who reenact the 1775 Battle of Lexington and Concord.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.