The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 while she was attempting to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.