The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
Winner, 2010 Peabody Award --- The 1968 My Lai massacre, its subsequent cover-up, and the soldiers who broke ranks to bring the atrocity to light.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.