Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai is now a U.N. Messenger of Peace, the highest honor bestowed by the U.N. chief on a global citizen.
The White House releases first lady Melania Trump's official portrait. The photograph shows the first lady, who used to be a fashion model, in her new home.
Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women. She was invited by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
First lady Melania Trump honored a group of women from around the world for their bravery in fighting for women's empowerment and human rights.
Many U.S. universities have chaplains who engage students in dialogues, organize service projects and help out in times of personal crisis.
First lady Melania Trump, a former international model, speaks several languages and is involved in various causes. Learn new facts about her.
These young entrepreneurs and innovators honored by Forbes magazine are also alumni of State Department exchange programs.
Many men and women were vital in the civil rights era in the United States. Read about five female civil rights heroes and the stories behind them.
The heroes of the civil rights movement helped reduce the barriers that excluded African Americans from equal treatment. Here are some of their homes.