Americans celebrate Mexican-American culture on Cinco de Mayo. In this photo gallery, take a spin through these colorful festivals around the U.S.
The U.S. has a new coin featuring Frederick Douglass, a prominent African American who escaped slavery in 1838 and later became a statesman.
Folks on Sesame Street have a way of making everyone feel accepted. That certainly goes for Julia, a Muppet with autism who will make her TV debut April 10.
More than 2,600 athletes from over 100 countries are in Austria to compete in the Special Olympics World Winter Games. Learn about it here.
Chloe Kim recently visited South Korea as a U.S. sports envoy, in anticipation of the next Winter Olympics, to be held in 2018 in snowy Pyeongchang.
When people think of St. Patrick's Day, they usually think of green clothes, corned beef, green beer and parades — none of which are originally Irish!
Many U.S. universities have chaplains who engage students in dialogues, organize service projects and help out in times of personal crisis.
First lady Melania Trump, a former international model, speaks several languages and is involved in various causes. Learn new facts about her.
The Bakewell Ottoman Garden, part of the Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis, recreates the great gardening traditions of the Ottoman Empire.