Although right-wing Republicans are still scheming to shut down the federal government, at the moment their efforts seem to be faltering.
A Native second-grader was sent home because his traditional Mohawk hairstyle was "too distracting" to teachers and students.
He is the first pope in history to address a joint session of Congress.
People living in every kind of social system viewed Reagan's "Star Wars" strategy as a barbaric escalation and provocation.
Trump declared, "I consider climate change to be not one of our big problems. I think it's the weather."
Obama called Ahmed's clock "cool" and said more kids should be inspired like him to enjoy science, because "it's what makes America great."
The U.S. could profit in many ways from open relations and sharing of resources.
It seems that in the intervening years, the country as a whole - and its political leaders in particular - have forgotten about this attack and its victims.
The budget standoff between right-wing Gov. Rauner and the pro-worker Democratic-run state legislature continues with no sign of an end.
Four key congresspeople, three African American and one Latina, representing large concentrations of Jewish voters, came out in support of the Iran deal.