At its peak, Forever 21 made $4.4 billion in revenue. They were one of the fastest-growing fast fashion empires. Now, the retailer has filed for bankruptcy after alienating its core customers. They also struggled to keep up with the rise of e-commerce. As one of the largest tenants of American malls, a large-scale shutdown of […]
Jadurberia village is the shuttlecock capital of India. There workers have been making badminton birdies for generations. However, the rise of mechanized assembly lines and the popularity of synthetic shuttlecocks are threatening to shut down smaller factories. Factories like the Niyogi family’s Dodo Shuttles. Find out more with this in-depth feature. Watch the full video […]
The business of beauty can be very ugly, especially in the cutthroat world of modelling. It’s an industry that wants to portray itself as the epitome of health and happiness. The reality though is anything but. Anorexia, drug use and bullying are as routine as smiling for the cameras. Now a very determined – and […]
When COVID-19 struck, the Federal Reserve stepped in to try to avert economic crisis. As the country’s central bank continues to pump billions of dollars into the financial system daily, who is benefiting and at what cost? FRONTLINE investigates “The Power of the Fed.” They discuss how the central bank’s actions have played out over […]
The world is full of marvels. Especially when it comes down to basic technology. Every 15 minutes, Americans insert over 3.5 million coins into vending machines. HISTORY decided to visit a sprawling factory that mass produces the latest in high-tech vending machines recently. The footage can be seen on Modern Marvels in Season 14, Episode […]
Bret Hart is a lot of things. He is arguably Canada’s most famous sports entertainer. He’s an artist, a father and a member of the celebrated Hart family. However, Bret is also a mentor who has impacted two of WWE’s Hall of Famers: Mark Henry and Edge. He helped unlock the talent that brought the […]
Drug overdoses surged during the pandemic. It forced many recovery centers and in-person meetings to close. This left them to fight a bigger threat than COVID. Relapse. Addicts in recovery had to get creative to survive.
At Orangeburg-Wilkinson, a predominantly African-American high school in South Carolina, cameras follow staff and students. A new principal is attempting to increase grades and discipline, but his first day is clouded by a mass brawl and the possibility of more conflict. A high-achieving student starts applying to colleges, but her family cannot afford for her […]
On May 23rd 1999, Owen Hart fell 80 feet to his death in a stunt that went tragically wrong. Bravely reliving his final day, his widow Martha reveals the mistakes that took his life. Dark Side of the Ring premieres Thursday, May 6 at 9PM. Watch the full episode below.
In one of wrestling’s most infamous off-script moments, wrestler Bret Hart is stripped of his championship title. Hart is stripped through a backstage plot of betrayal that forever changes the sport. Dark Side of the Ring premieres Thursday, May 6 at 9PM. Watch the full episode below.