Navy crew members standing at attention aboard an aircraft carrier (© Rob Ostermaier/Newport News Daily Press/TNS/Getty Images)

The USS Ford: First of a new generation of American aircraft...

President Trump has commissioned the USS Gerald R. Ford, America's newest aircraft carrier. The USS Ford is the most advanced carrier in the world.
Painting of Benjamin Franklin reading at desk (White House Historical Association)

On becoming an ‘ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary’

Good foreign relations are vital for every country. Learn about America's first ambassador, Benjamin Franklin, and how someone becomes an ambassador.
Landscape in Wadi Rum, Jordan (© Jeremy Horner/LightRocket via Getty Images)

Hollywood finds a partner in Jordan

To many, Jordan has become the Hollywood of the Middle East, with an award-winning film commission and a number of recent hit films shot there.
American and French sailors standing with large American and French flags (© AP Images)

Shareable photos: President Trump in Paris

Here are three shareable photos with quotes from President Donald J. Trump's trip to Paris to celebrate France's national day, Bastille Day.
President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron, seated (© AP Images)

U.S. and France ‘tied unequivocally together,’ President Trump says

America and France are forever linked, President Trump said as he and First Lady Melania Trump visited France to celebrate Bastille Day.
Man riding a bicycle (© Nir Kafri)

Sports competition helps Jewish athletes connect with their heritage

Every four years, the best Jewish athletes from around the world converge on Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Haifa to compete at the Maccabiah Games.
Painting of soldiers in battle with title 'The Doughboys Make Good' (Library of Congress)

U.S. changed the course of World War I

The U.S. is recalling its pivotal role in the war that had turned Europe into a slaughterhouse and only ended after the Americans joined the fight.
Group of heads of state posing for photo (White House)video

President Trump meets with world leaders in Germany [video]

At the G20 meeting, President Trump talks to leaders of the world's largest economies about security, economic development and trade.
Donald Trump at podium speaking to large crowd (© AP Images)video

‘West will never be broken,’ Trump says in Poland [video]

In Krasiński Square, President Donald J. Trump spoke about the bonds and triumphs of the West and the threats it faces both internally and externally.