If you come to study in the U.S., you’ll find that this is the time of year when college students and other Americans become obsessed with March Madness.
The birthplace of jazz still churns out artists. Learn what makes this style of music so classic and everlasting.
What's a holiday everyone can celebrate? In the U.S., one is Independence Day, celebrated each July 4, complete with food and fireworks.
More than 150 years after the end of the U.S. Civil War, the flag of the Confederate army of the South remains a source of controversy in America.
Washington restaurants are planning to donate part of their profits from the presidential inauguration to local charities that serve the community.
She's only 27, but Grammy Award–winning jazz singer and songwriter Cécile McLorin Salvant has music critics drawing comparisons to a century of jazz greats.
What is Thanksgiving and how is it celebrated? Racing, food donations and volunteering are some of the ways Americans give thanks and give back.
Zamir Hassan knows where homeless people congregate — around train stations, under bridges and in tents set up in the woods. “Not everyone is able...
President Obama and Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg were among the speakers who spoke to graduating college students this year.