Learn about the Festival of Lights that Hindus observe every fall. This is part of a series about religious holidays as observed by Americans.
Freedom of speech also means free access to information. Banned Books Week raises awareness about censorship.
Saudi-American Ahd Kamel and Kenyan-Mexican Lupita Nyong’o are among the international actresses who have found success in American television or cinema.
Many people in the United States speak languages other than English at home. Check out maps of which languages are most popular.
All denominations turn out to help people in times of disaster, like in the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma in the U.S.
This photo gallery shows the destruction brought by Hurricane Irma, which battered Florida in early September, and relief efforts to help victims.
Learn about the Jewish holy days of Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. This is the first in a series that looks at religious holidays as observed by Americans.
American comedian Conan O’Brien recently made headlines in the U.S. and Israel as he toured that country for a special series on his television show.
The winning bid for the 2028 Olympics plans to reuse old venues in its economically sustainable blueprint for lower-cost games.