In the United States, many churches canceled in-person services, but for those that did have in-person worship, clerics reported smaller but significant attendance.
By Nicole Winfield, Peter Smith, Associated Press
As the demographics of the United States change, representations of the country’s diversity seen in film and television have been slower.
By Frances Kai-Hwa Wang
To the Romans, it was the original energy bar.
By Jeffrey Miller, The Conversation
The delta and omicron variants of the coronavirus are trying to spoil the holiday spirit, but there still are ways to enjoy the festivities.
By Carla K. Johnson, Associated Press
By Joseph Pisani, Chris Rugaber, Associated Press
Millions of Americans have been jobless since the viral pandemic ripped through the U.S. economy in March, triggering a deep recession and causing widespread unemployment.
The National Menorah is a large Hanukkah menorah located in the northeast quadrant of The Ellipse near the White House.
American Samoa is one of the few places in the world with zero reported COVID-19 cases. The U.S. territory, 2,600 miles from Hawaii, shut down its borders in March to commercial flights to prevent the spread of the virus to…
By Jill Colvin, Associated Press
The tree, an 18 and 1/2 foot tall Fraser fir, is from Dan and Bryan Trees in West Virginia and is destined for the White House's Blue Room.
At the request of the NewsHour, the Defense Department produced a music video of service personnel around the world singing a seasonal favorite. It’s an annual holiday tradition, and this year’s song is “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen.”…
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