During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The story of the dramatic post-World War II tribunal that brought Nazi leaders to justice and defines trial procedure for state criminals to this day.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.