An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.