President-elect Trump announced his Cabinet picks to lead the economy and boost American business at home and abroad.
When a U.S. president welcomes a world leader to the White House, what determines whether the visit will be a state visit or an official visit? Here's what you need to know.
The legal limit on how much debt the U.S. government can take on is called the debt ceiling. It's a good bet it will be in the news again soon.
The U.S. and India are training farmers and agricultural professionals in Africa and Asia in new farming practices that improve food security in their countries.
One day after a gunman fired shots at members of Congress practicing for the annual Congressional Baseball Game, nearly 25,000 fans showed support.
Learn about some of the American women who are running for, and winning, the top city government seat: the mayor.
Falling in line with tradition, three former presidents plan to attend Donald Trump’s January 20 inauguration as U.S. president.
President Trump is nominating an experienced federal judge to be a U.S. Supreme Court justice. What should the nominee expect next?
By using ballot measures — also called initiatives or referendums — citizens bypass legislators and vote directly on an issue in their town, city or state.