Donald J. Trump was sworn in January 20 as the 45th president. He is a businessman who promised to help Americans improve their standard of living.
The U.S. marks Israel's 70th anniversary by delivering on a promise the U.S. Congress made in 1995: moving the U.S. Embassy to Israel’s capital city of Jerusalem.
The three branches of the U.S. government get together each year to hear the president give the State of the Union address. Who comes and where do they sit?
The majority of U.S. states allow some form of early voting, either in person or by mail-in ballots. Rules and deadlines differ by state.
Two shareable quotes from President Trump's trip to Houston after Hurricane Harvey devastated southeast Texas.
When Donald Trump arrived at the White House after being sworn in as the 45th president, waiting for him was a letter from his predecessor, Barack Obama.
Learn more about the federal government in the United States. This article is part of a three-part series on how federalism works in America.
These U.S. Supreme Court cases — about inciting crime, printing falsehoods and using obscenity — put Americans' belief in free speech to the test.
The U.S. election ushered in a diverse group of state lawmakers, including a Somali-American Muslim woman and a Navajo woman.