Leigh Hartman

Image of Dream Chaser Cargo System (Sierra Nevada)

Meet the woman behind this spaceship

The American-made Dream Chaser spaceship will one day take astronauts and supplies into space. The woman leading that effort came to the U.S. from Turkey.
F-35 airplane flying through clouds (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. John R. Nimmo, Sr.)

The F-35: An American game changer

The technology, skills and expertise behind America's most advanced fighter jet, the F-35, come not just from the U.S., but from partners across the globe.
Person handling tomatoes at market stall (© AP Images)

For small farmers in East Africa, a new tool for getting...

A new digital platform called 2KUZE is set to revolutionize how farmers get their goods to market in East Africa and make more money for them.
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The USS Ford: First of a new generation of American aircraft...

President Trump has commissioned the USS Gerald R. Ford, America's newest aircraft carrier. The USS Ford is the most advanced carrier in the world.
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Top U.S. food prize highlights American diversity

Meet some of the 2017 winners of the coveted James Beard Awards and learn about the food cultures from around the world that influenced the chefs.
Boy sitting in one of three chairs while others swim in Dead Sea (© AP Images)

U.S. brokers water pact between Israel and the Palestinian Authority

Israel will sell freshwater to Gaza and the West Bank as part of a recent agreement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority.
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U.S. and France ‘tied unequivocally together,’ President Trump says

America and France are forever linked, President Trump said as he and First Lady Melania Trump visited France to celebrate Bastille Day.
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Ivanka Trump pays respects at Holocaust memorial in Warsaw

Senior White House adviser Ivanka Trump honored the victims of the Holocaust and the memories of Poland's Jewish community during her trip to Poland.
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President Trump: U.S.–Europe bond ‘as strong as ever’

President Trump's visit to Poland reaffirms the U.S. commitment to Poland, Central and Eastern Europe, and the NATO alliance.