Asian Americans

Paralympic athlete skiing (© Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

U.S. athletes to watch at the 2022 Winter Paralympics [photo gallery]

The 2022 Winter Paralympics are just around the corner! Meet some of the U.S. athletes whose skills have put them on the world stage.
White and black arms with hands clasped inside heart-shaped outline (© Irina Dias/Shutterstock)

The Lovings paved the way for interracial marriages

Valentine's Day celebrates love, but it was once illegal for interracial couples to marry in certain U.S. states. The Lovings helped eliminate those laws.
Snowboarder in midair over snow-covered slope (© Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

U.S. athletes to watch at the 2022 Winter Olympics [photo gallery]

The 2022 Winter Olympics are almost here! Meet some of the U.S. athletes aiming to make sports history and dazzle spectators.
People looking at decorative items hanging in stall (© Li Jianguo/Xinhua/Getty Images)

Americans greet the Year of the Tiger with a cautious roar

Many cities are moving ahead carefully amid the pandemic with outdoor festivities celebrating the Lunar New Year.
Chloe Kim, holds board in air from a halfpipe (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

Meet U.S. Olympic snowboarder Chloe Kim [poster]

Snowboarder Chloe Kim will look to repeat as the gold medal winner in the halfpipe during the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Nathan Chen spinning upside down above ice rink (© Hiro Komae/AP Images)

Meet U.S. Olympic figure skater Nathan Chen [poster]

Figure skater Nathan Chen will be among the athletes representing the United States at the Beijing Olympics starting February 4.
Nyjah Huston in midair with inverted skateboard in rink (© Alessandra Tarantino/AP Images)

Meet Olympic skateboarder Nyjah Huston [poster]

Nyjah Huston, a three-time world champion skateboarder, is a member of the USA Skateboarding Team. Skateboarding is making its debut at the Tokyo Olympics.
Kamala Harris taking the oath of office (© Saul Loeb/AP Images)

Asian Americans in politics

From local governments to Congress and the Office of the Vice President, Americans of Asian descent are making their mark in U.S. politics.
Katherine Tai holding one hand in air while placing other on book held by man as Vice President Harris speaks (© Alex Brandon/AP Images)

Meet the woman who represents the United States in trade

Katherine C. Tai was recently sworn in as the 19th U.S. trade representative. Learn more about her and her priorities here.