Dothraki, the language spoken by the warrior tribe of Essos from the show “Game of Thrones,” borrows many of its components from Russian.
Here is a sampling of moments from American movies that try to capture the magic of Japan.
NASA selected 12 people from a record-breaking 18,000 applicants to become America’s next astronaut candidates. Meet a few of them.
As American families gather for fireworks and celebrate the U.S. Independence Day, U.S. military personnel deployed overseas celebrate in different ways.
A new exhibition in Washington tells the story of Japan’s gift of 53 famed bonsai trees to the United States.
A new exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington uses artifacts and historical treasures to examine the evolution of American democracy.
Immigrants from around the world will be sworn in as naturalized U.S. citizens just as the United States celebrates its birthday on the Fourth of July.
What's a holiday everyone can celebrate? In the U.S., one is Independence Day, celebrated each July 4th complete with food and fireworks.
Tourism is big business in the United States, and the 77 million visitors from other countries in 2016 are a major reason why.