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The U.S. is honoring a dozen people for fighting corruption. Read about the recipients of the inaugural International Anticorruption Champions Award.
The U.S. is empowering women worldwide through loans that help women grow their businesses or buy a first home. Learn more about this vital support.
Secretary of State Antony Blinken reaffirmed the United States' relationships with its northern and southern neighbors during his first virtual trip.
University researchers have created color-changing COVID-19 sensors, face mask designs for easier breathing and new tests to detect coronavirus.
Pangolins and rhinos are two of the most trafficked animals in Africa to satisfy intense demand from China. See what America's doing to thwart it.
NASA's satellites and other precise measuring tools are informing the U.S. government's renewed effort to fight climate change.
Women have accomplished many political milestones in the history of the United States. See their photos and learn about what they've achieved.
The State Department's National Museum of American Diplomacy is using online simulations to teach students worldwide how diplomacy works.
While many countries punish citizens for expressing their views, the United States protects freedom of speech as vital to democracy.
The leaders of the United States and Canada are bolstering their nations' partnership with a focus on fighting climate change and ending the pandemic.
Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry affirmed the United States' commitment to working with all countries to fight climate change.
Before nominees for Cabinet positions can start work, they have one important hurdle to clear: the Senate confirmation process.
Working with its partners, the U.S. Coast Guard is training the next generation of Arctic sailors and helping to ensure a secure, rules-based Arctic Region.
New therapies in the United States bring progress in fighting cancer and a drop in U.S. cancer death rates, says the American Cancer Society.