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President Obama proclaims November 28, 2013, a National Day of Thanksgiving in the United States.
President Obama proclaims November 22, 2013, as a Day of Remembrance for President John F. Kennedy.
President Obama pays tribute to 16 Americans awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a November 20 ceremony at the White House.
From its roots in the South Bronx during the 1970s, hip-hop has become a global phenomenon. Young artists worldwide are using deejaying, rap, break dancing...
November 11 is Veterans Day in the United States, and parades, ceremonies and tributes to veterans and their families are planned throughout the country to...
This New England port is a center of learning and the cradle of the American Revolution. Find out more about Boston, “the Athens of America.”
Health encompasses more than eating well and working out. Everything from bikes to beauty can play a role.
What do students and young adults in the USA do in the summer? Many of them, international and American, look for ways to gain experience by working or vo...
Welcome to EJ|USA: Destination America, the inaugural issue of IIP's reinvented monthly flagship publication. The popular in-depth coverage of a specific ...
Attorney General Eric Holder reflects on the legacy of President John Kennedy on the 50th anniversary of his assassination.
Native American “code talkers,” who transmitted codes based on 33 tribal dialects during World Wars I and II, receive the Congressional Gold Medal at a cer...
Peace Corps volunteer Sara Scholin of Pine City, Minnesota, collaborates with two teachers from the primary school in her Macedonian community to host a th...
The story of America is largely the story of multiple ethnic groups coming to the country’s shores and blending into diverse yet cohesive societies.
Historic Route 66 provides travelers a slice of 20th-century America and its attractions, both authentic and kitschy.
These trailblazing Americans excelled in the arts, politics, sports and more, leading the way for the American Indians of today.
Meet the new U.S. ambassador to Italy, John Phillips.
U.S. Ambassador to Chad James Knight talks about his background working in Africa and the U.S. commitment to strengthening its partnership with Chad.
In America, Ramadan isn’t just about fasting. It’s about community.
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