The Final Report goes beyond the bold news headlines and widely reported stories to reveal a clearer picture of events. From the Jonestown suicides to the Waco tragedy, and from the D.C. sniper to the L.A. riots, the series presents a comprehensive and compelling perspective of events that shook the nation.
Find out what really happened when heavily-armed militia in war-torn Somalia shot down two U.S. Black Hawk helicopters in one of the bloodiest firefights since Vietnam.
Pan Am Flight 103 explodes over Lockerbie, Scotland, killing everyone on board. Follow the miniscule pieces of evidence that lead detectives to the African nation of Libya.
April 20, 1999. Littleton, Colorado. Two students go on a murderous rampage at Columbine High School, killing 12 students and one teacher, before committing suicide. Go behind the scenes to see how and why this tragedy unfolded.
Find out how U.S. military strategy in the First Gulf War helped shape the situation in Iraq today. What factors influenced the decision to halt the fighting, allowing Saddam Hussein to remain in power?
NGC looks back at the O.J. Simpson murder trial, from the night Simpson's ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman were murdered to the criminal trial and acquittal of the football legend.
On a remote ridge in northern Idaho, a surveillance operation leads to a military-like siege on the home of Randy Weaver. After an 11-day standoff, three people are dead: a federal agent, Weaver's wife and 14-year-old son.
The Final Report explores the scandal that threatened to bring down President William Jefferson Clinton. In 1998, Clinton was accused of lying in federal court about a sexual relationship with a 22-year-old White House intern. An investigation by the Office of the Independent Counsel and a bitter partisan fight followed. Clinton was charged with perjury and obstruction of justice, becaming the second president in American history to be impeached. The Final Report investigates this historic impeachment, revealing how Clinton remained in office and assessing the aftermath of the protracted political battle.
Get the inside story of the government's assault on the Branch Davidian compound, including the cult's armed stand-off and personal crusade against the U.S. government. Why did this religious sect have hundreds of unregistered fully automatic weapons?