The United States and Cuba have re-established full diplomatic relations.
U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter is in the Middle East.
A gunman killed four American soldiers in two attacks Thursday in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
The American president Wednesday defended the historic agreement reached with Iran Tuesday.
An honor guard from the South Carolina Highway Patrol has removed the Confederate battle flag from the state Capitol grounds. An honor guard from the South Carolina Highway Patrol has removed the Confederate battle flag from the state Capitol grounds.
The United States and United Arab Emirates launched a joint effort Wednesday to counter the Islamic State militants on social media.
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.