The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
After the Soviet blockade of West Berlin, British and American pilots delivered tons of food and fuel to the German city by airplane for nearly a year.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
The remarkable story of mid-19th century ingenuity and perseverance during the laying of the transatlantic telegraph cable between North America and Europe.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.