The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
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 bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.