The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
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 most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.