September 12, 2018
The financial meltdown that started with the bursting of the U.S. housing bubble had worldwide economic repercussions, including recessions, far-reaching regulations, and deep-seated political discon…
July 10, 2018
Immigration has been an important element of U.S. economic and cultural vitality since the country's founding. This interactive timeline outlines the evolution of U.S. immigration policy after World …
July 9, 2018
Since 1949, U.S.-China relations have evolved from tense standoffs to a complex mix of intensifying diplomacy, growing international rivalry, and increasingly intertwined economies.
January 29, 2018
The Taliban insurgency remains resilient seventeen years after U.S.-led forces toppled its regime in what led to the United States’ longest war.
April 27, 2017
The United States' dependence on oil has long influenced its foreign policy. This timeline traces the story of U.S. oil development.