Refusing to allow her hearing disability to be a barrier, Leah Katz-Hernandez greets visitors and world leaders before they meet with President Obama.
Melania Trump will soon become the second foreign-born first lady in a "nation of immigrants." Slovenians remember their native daughter.
Black Panther, the first Hollywood blockbuster centered on a black superhero and to star a mostly black cast, is defying long-held stereotypes about Africans and women.
How much do you know about African-American achievements in civil rights, technology, sports and more? Test your knowledge and share your results!
Nobel laureate and microbiologist Aziz Sancar helps students from his native Turkey adjust to the U.S., and introduces U.S. students to Turkish culture.
In the 13 years that Cristeta Comerford has served as White House executive chef, she has seen — and made — history along the way. Learn more about her.
A Minnesota program promotes the state's neighborly spirit by arranging for hundreds of non-Muslims to visit mosques during Ramadan.
African-American history is personal for Spirit Trickey, daughter of Minnijean Brown of the Little Rock Nine.
Linda Thomas-Greenfield is different from the typical diplomat. Yet her background and perspectives are important parts of America’s story.