President Biden's plan to nominate Marilynn Malerba treasurer of the United States will make her the first Native American to hold the post.
As the U.S. celebrates Father's Day, U.S. Ambassador to Costa Rica Cynthia Telles shares memories of her father, who once held that post.
This installment in a series looks at Dimitri Peskov, President Vladimir Putin's spokesman, who lives in luxury as he spreads disinformation.
Ambassador Michèle Taylor, U.S. permanent representative to the U.N. Human Rights Council, shares her family's history during the Holocaust.
The State Department is asking people worldwide for suggestions on how best to encourage responsible business.
American diplomats connect directly with people by studying foreign languages. Learn more about how they interact with local communities.
Ketanji Brown Jackson is an experienced jurist who has sought to make criminal sentences just. Learn about the next Supreme Court justice.
Madeleine Albright, who became the first female secretary of state in 1997, died March 23 from cancer. Learn about her life here.
In the United States, anyone can use the Freedom of Information Act to find out what the government is doing and how it's doing it.