An unsafe vaccine could do more harm than good in the fight against COVID-19. Responsible governments observe strict standards.
The U.S. government has given over $20.5 billion in COVID-19 aid to countries around the world. Learn more about the funding here.
Find out how the Congressional Gold Medal and the Presidential Medal of Freedom were established and who may receive them.
Peter Tsai created the material for N95 masks in the early 1990s. Never did he expect his invention would save millions of lives during a pandemic.
The United States closed the Chinese consulate in Houston because it was part of an aggressive campaign of spying and intellectual property theft.
See the many ways that the U.S. government, businesses and private citizens are fighting the COVID-19 pandemic around the world.
The 19th Amendment was ratified on August 18, 1920. Learn how this was the first step to ensuring all women could vote in the U.S.
In remembrance of Victory over Japan Day, which effectively ended World War II, read reflections from three American veterans who served in that war.
The United Nations arms embargo on Iran expires in October. Learn about the possible consequences for the region and the world if it is not extended.