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Charming Louisa

Critical husband? Overbearing mother-in-law? Welcome to the world of First Lady Louisa Adams.

Another great escape

Huge double fences and armed guards weren’t going to stop these prisoners of war from attempting a bold and brilliant mass escape.


Hit the trail

An exhilarating and dangerous hike on the Pacific Crest Trail transforms a traumatized young woman.

Storm of the century

There was no escape for the terrified residents as the deadly hurricane swept into Galveston.

Oregon or bust!

Thousands of pioneers crossed the Oregon Trail, but can two brothers, three mules, and a dog named Olive Oyl?