Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.