In 1862, the Mexican Army pushed back a French invasion. Today, it's celebrated as Cinco de Mayo in the U.S. Why? Read more here.
Ambassador Michèle Taylor, U.S. permanent representative to the U.N. Human Rights Council, shares her family's history during the Holocaust.
Each spring, American Christians celebrate Easter in their homes and churches with time-honored activities including prayer and feasting.
Two Iranian-born, U.S.-based musicians explain how music connects people of different backgrounds as they gather for the Nowruz holiday.
When people think of St. Patrick's Day, they usually think of green clothes, corned beef and parades — none of which are originally Irish!
Many U.S. presidents previously held elective office, but not all. And some once held unusual jobs, which started them on their way.
U.S. presidents aren't shy about showing their wives some love, especially on Valentine's Day. Read some of their love letters — and tweets.
Many cities are moving ahead carefully amid the pandemic with outdoor festivities celebrating the Lunar New Year.
On the holiday recognizing Martin Luther King Jr., many Americans honor him by performing acts of service for their communities.