Countries with a Monarchy
There are currently 44 nations around the world that still have a monarch as the head of state.
Which Countries Border The United States?
The US shares its land borders with two nations, Mexico and Canada.
Why Are There 13 Stripes on the American Flag?
The thirteen stripes symbolize the thirteen British colonies that were the founding states of the US.
Which President Survived Two Assassination Attempts?
Gerald Ford, who served as the 38th President of the United States, survived two assassination attempts in the same month.
Who Was the First US President to Visit a Foreign Country While in Office?
Theodore Roosevelt was the first US President to visit a foreign country while in office.
The Largest Provinces of South Africa by Area and by Population
Gauteng is the largest province by population in South Africa.
Vladimir Putin Expels More Than 700 US Diplomats
The decision comes as another weakening blow to the relationship between the United States and Russia.
Violence in Myanmar Forces Thousands to Flee
The Rohingya people - who have been called the "most persecuted people in the world" - are being forced to seek refuge in neighboring countries.
Which Are The Maritime Provinces Of Canada?
The Maritime Provinces of Canada consist of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.
What Is The Capital Of Yemen?
Sana'a serves as the capital city of Yemen while Aden was the temporary capital during the aftermath of the 2014–15 Yemeni coup d'état.
What Countries Border Turkey?
Eight countries border Turkey: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Iran, Iraq, and Syria.
What Is The Capital Of Dominica?
The most populous city of Dominica, Roseau, is also the capital of the nation.
When and Why Was the United States Capital Moved to Washington DC?
Before the capital city became Washington, DC, New York City and Philadelphia were both used as the country's capital city.
Who Was the Oldest Person to Sign the Declaration of Independence?
Benjamin Franklin was 70 years old when he signed the Declaration of Independence.
European Countries With the Most Neighbors
Russia shares its borders with 14 other nations, bordering more countries than any other country in Europe.
Which European Countries Are Islands?
Europe has five countries that consist solely of islands (Cyprus, Iceland, and Malta) or are parts of islands (the Republic of Ireland, the United...
When Did Cuba Gain Its Independence from Spain?
Cuba gained its independence from Spain in 1898, and formal independence in 1902.
What Is the Capital of Puerto Rico?
San Juan is the capital city of Puerto Rico.
The Five Regions of Asia
Asia can be divided into five geographical subregions.