After the voting booths close, the loser's concession speech confirms the strength of U.S. democracy and the legitimacy of the election.
In a strong democracy, the party that loses an election accepts its defeat, knowing the electoral system will afford it another chance next time.
As a participating member of the OSCE, the United States has invited international election monitors to ensure the November 8 elections are free and fair.
Investing in girls' education could boost some countries' economies by billions of dollars, a report says. The age of 10 is pivotal for girls everywhere.
Halloween, celebrated on October 31, has its roots in Celtic culture, but did you know it's celebrated around the world? Check out these photos to see more!
Nearly 10 percent of the volunteers at this year’s New York City Marathon will be exchange visitors from around the world.
Novelist Paul Beatty has become the first American writer to win the prestigious Man Booker prize for his satirical work "The Sellout."
When a U.S. police officer is involved in a shooting, departments - often with civilian oversight - investigate to see if the officer should be prosecuted.
The majority of U.S. states allow some form of early voting, either in person or by mail-in ballots. Rules and deadlines differ by state.