U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Nikki Haley deliver remarks to the press on the UN Human Rights Council, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on June 19, 2018.

The United States has been the global beacon for freedom and human rights since its inception. The Constitution, Declaration of Independence, and Bill of Rights...

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 U.S. Olympic swimmer Katie Ledecky poses for a photo with youth during a swimming clinic in Satagaya, Japan.

Since capturing the world’s attention at the 2012 London Olympics by winning her first gold medal as a 15-year-old swimming prodigy, Katie Ledecky has always...

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Secretary Pompeo poses for a photo with the Foreign Ministers of Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Laos during the ASEAN-U.S. Ministerial Meeting on the sidelines of the 51st ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting in Singapore. (AP Photo)

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo traveled to Singapore, August 3-4, to participate in annual ASEAN-centered ministerial meetings in support of the United...

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The Christensen family was unsure what to expect when they decided to welcome Muawi Adamu into their Iowa home ten years ago. Having never considered the type of...

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International Youth Day, observed on August 12, celebrates the contributions young people make toward societal change, especially on issues such as preventing...

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U.S. Department of State ceremony to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the embassy bombings in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on August 7, 2018 in Washington D.C.

On August 7, 1998, two U.S. embassies in Africa suffered coordinated and nearly simultaneous bombings later linked to the terrorist organization Al-Qaeda. The...

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