Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.
When two passenger ships collide off Nantucket in 1909, 1,500 people rely on 26-year-old Jack Binns to operate a new technology - wireless telegraphy - to save them all.
In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
The first around-the-world air race was sponsored to prove that the airplane had a commercial future.
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.