Second place not an option in U.S. sports
Special Series: Medals. Medals by the fistful. Gold, silver and bronze.
One hundred in all. Such was the mission, the mantra hung over the
entrance to the United States Olympic Committee training center in
World speaks our language and attends our colleges
Special Report: Nearly 600,000 foreign students study in the United
States annually, most pursuing college degrees in business and science.
America becomes global marketplace
Special Report: The United States creates some of the world's most
innovative products, dominating brands and profitable business models,
exporting them around the globe with tremendous success.
America enjoys view from the top
Love it, hate it, embrace it, deny it, American power, American
influence and American values are the defining features of today's