Many words in American English are borrowed from Native American languages. Learn the origins of words commonly used for all sorts of things and places.
After presidents complete their term in office, they usually return to their hometown. Not the Obamas. See what's likely in store for this power couple.
Alix Schoelcher Idrache, an immigrant from Haiti, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and soon became an online sensation.
The three branches of the U.S. government get together each year to hear the president give the State of the Union address. Who comes and where do they sit?
Read on to learn why it matters what pronouns you use to refer to people and how the United States embraces sharing pronouns.
Censoring the internet censors free speech. Political dissent, strong language and even offensive speech are part of a strong democracy.
Air Force One is among the most recognizable symbols of the American presidency. Find out what it's like to ride in the flying White House.
Americans — and the world — might feel they know almost everything about the president. But here are five facts that might surprise you.
The week of July 17 is “Made in America Week” at the White House. This free poster, available for printing, highlights U.S. products and landmarks.