Woman wearing elaborate headdress and leather dress (© David Gaussoin and the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture)

Native American fashion now: Pushing boundaries

Today's Native American fashion and jewelry designers are taking their place in the fashion industry, while redefining what "Native" is — or isn't.
Tourists riding mules into the heart of the Grand Canyon (© AP Images)

Explore a U.S. park from anywhere on Earth [video]

Celebrate the U.S. National Park Service's 101st anniversary with a digital 3-D tour of America’s famous landmarks.
Green sauce poured over food dish (Topolobampo)

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.
Composite image with photos of piano, helicopter and man wearing hat (State Dept./S. Gemeny Wilkinson)

These iconic products are made in America with pride

The "Made in America" label means top quality and craftsmanship. Learn more about some of the U.S. products popular at home and abroad.
Landscape in Wadi Rum, Jordan (© Jeremy Horner/LightRocket via Getty Images)

Hollywood finds a partner in Jordan

To many, Jordan has become the Hollywood of the Middle East, with an award-winning film commission and a number of recent hit films shot there.
Black-and-white photo of food wagon (Library of Congress)

In a world at war, the U.S. saved millions from starvation

As head of the new U.S. Food Administration, future president Herbert Hoover led the effort to send millions of tons of food to Europe during World War I.
Two men holding swords, dressed in capes, walking toward castle (© Getty Images)

Game of Thrones and the Russian language [video]

Dothraki, the language spoken by the warrior tribe of Essos from the show “Game of Thrones,” borrows many of its components from Russian.
Tokyo buildings lit up at night (© Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Japan through the lens of American film [video]

Here is a sampling of moments from American movies that try to capture the magic of Japan.
Ship's deck carrying aircraft at sea (DOD/U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael B. Zingaro)

Military members deployed abroad celebrate Independence Day

As American families gather for fireworks and celebrate the U.S. Independence Day, U.S. military personnel deployed overseas celebrate in different ways.