History of the United States

Politics
The president appears to mangle American history as he repeats a false boast that the nation's air and water are the cleanest ever, then he fact-checks himself.
Politics
Trump railed against debt during his campaign, vowed to balance budget.
U.S. News
A survey found that in only one state could more than 50 percent pass the exam.
Videos
Many prominent politicians and entertainers have worn blackface. The racist practice isn’t new.
Black Voices
Without black history, there would be no American history. Period.
Politics
Gov. Phil Murphy was "honored" to sign the bill, an aide said.
Politics
The "Battle of the Billionaires" was the most expensive governor's race in U.S. history.
Politics
Tim Geithner, Ben Bernanke and Hank Paulson dealt a catastrophic blow to public faith in American institutions.
Media
"The Republican Party must be destroyed before it can be rebuilt."
Comedy
Seth Meyers' team presents "Donald J. Trump’s Salute to American Independence."
Opinion
A “limp-d*** motherf***** who was born in a petri dish at the Heritage Foundation.”
Politics
The “paid agitator” smear tends to show up throughout American history during moments of social reform. It dates back at least to Reconstruction.
Politics
Enslaved Africans, first brought to what would become the U.S. in 1619, were not voluntary immigrants.
Black Voices
Educators say it's essential to teach students about the riot in a city that still faces racial division.
Politics
Of course in parliamentary systems such as in the UK, where parliament serves the same purpose as the Electoral College in
Politics
Johnson was highly regarded for his encouraging teaching style and dedication to his students (many of whom spoke little
Politics
Some of history's most iconic moments are now immortalized in GIFs, courtesy of the National Archives.