Trading stopped on the New York Stock Exchange for four hours Wednesday.
In sports, the United States has won its first Women’s World Cup football championship since 1999.
Last year, Americans again showed they are generous people.
U.S. President Barack Obama said Wednesday the United States and Cuba plan to reopen embassies in Washington and Havana later this month.
The U.S. women’s soccer team has advanced to the final game of the FIFA World Cup tournament in Canada.
The governor of the U.S. state of New Jersey announced Tuesday that he is seeking the Republican Party nomination for president.
President Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff met at the White House Tuesday.
The founder of Space X says his company has launched a full investigation of a rocket that exploded on Sunday.
One of the two men who escaped from a high-security prison in New York State is now in a hospital.
The United States Supreme Court decided Thursday to uphold President Obama’s healthcare law, the Affordable Care Act.