Two years ago the U.S. states of Washington and Colorado became the world’s first legal marketplaces for recreational marijuana.
Former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein has been dead for almost ten years.
Some Americans say July 4 is a perfect time for fireworks because of the U.S. national anthem, The Star-Spangled Banner.
Michael Phelps has become the first American male swimmer to qualify for five Olympics.
Global Witness says 2015 was the most dangerous year yet for environmental activists.
The movie “Finding Dory” is one of the most popular currently playing in the United States.
The United States government is increasingly using social media to investigate people who may represent a security threat to the country.
Activists are voicing concerns about a new United States government report on human trafficking.
Excitement is building for the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Russian-supported rebels seized control of the Ukrainian city of Donetsk two years ago.