Meet star U.S. athletes who credit their Tongan heritage
Many Tongan American athletes are making a name for themselves in pro sports and shining a light on the their culture.
Conservation diplomacy will protect the Galápagos Islands
Learn how conservation diplomacy will keep the Galápagos Islands, and the thousands of species inhabiting them, beautiful.
Pickleball for the people
Learn how a game with a funny name — pickleball — is taking over community tennis courts and backyards all over America.
U.S. stands with defenders of religious freedom
The U.S. supports international partners' work to defend religious freedom around the world. Learn more about how.
United with Ukraine [rolling updates]
Check out our latest coverage of the developments in Ukraine and the U.S. response. This article will be updated on a rolling basis.
Pakistan recognizes U.S. exchange program alumni with national awards
Pakistan recently gave awards to several alumni of U.S. government exchange programs. Learn more about their contributions to Pakistan.
New U.S. Embassy in Tonga shows ‘enduring commitment’
The U.S. opened an embassy in Tonga, building on a partnership that is addressing issues such as economic development and the climate crisis.
Timeline of U.S.-Japan diplomatic history
For more than 70 years, Japan and the United States have been close allies, cooperating on many issues. Here's a timeline of their partnership.
The commencement speech: A U.S. college tradition
Each year, commencement speakers visit U.S. campuses with words of advice for new graduates. Here are nuggets of wisdom from recent speeches.