Want a taste of America? Stop by a state fair! With rides, music, food and fun, state fairs are a long-standing tradition.
Americans call the college basketball championship "March Madness" for a good reason. Here's why.
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?
The Secret Service protects the U.S. president and vice president and their families. But it also has a key investigative role to play.
Refaai Hamo, a widowed Syrian refugee, was invited to be a special guest at President Obama's final State of the Union address.
On this day in 1907, construction began on the National Cathedral in Washington. Its completion more than eight decades later, in 1990, was the culmination...
This photo gallery shows the destruction brought by Hurricane Irma, which battered Florida in early September, and relief efforts to help victims.
Can you imagine armed troops escorting you to school? On September 24, 1957, President Dwight Eisenhower ordered the U.S. military to escort nine black...