The State Department shines a spotlight on the Iranian regime's deadly suppression of religious freedom among its citizens.
Learn about the Jewish festival Hanukkah. This is part of a series that looks at religious holidays as observed by Americans.
American athletes from earlier Olympics who broke records in their sports and barriers in society are remembered in this photo gallery.
This photo gallery shows the destruction brought by Hurricane Irma, which battered Florida in early September, and relief efforts to help victims.
Learn why academic freedom — the freedom to preserve truth and share information — is important to more than just professors and students.
When Joy Womack was 7 years old, she told her mom that one day she would become a ballerina with the famous Bolshoi Ballet.
Libraries are increasingly accessible, not only in number, but in what they offer; in some libraries, you can find exercise equipment and 3-D printers.
Baseball is not just an American obsession. U.S. baseball teams have more international players on their rosters this season than ever before.
Learn about the U.S. suffrage movement and the women depicted in a sculpture on display in the U.S. Capitol in Washington.