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Not all Americans are patriots.

I’m an American living in the UK. Here are the biggest misconceptions people abroad have about people in the US.

"It wasn't until I moved to the United Kingdom that I realized views of Americans, in general, aren't all that positive."
Hass avocado prices surged more than they have in a decade as President Trump threatens to shut the southern border with Mexico.

Avocado prices have surged more than a third as buyers freak out about Trump’s threat to shut the border with Mexico

Avocado prices spiked 34% Tuesday, their biggest daily increase in more than a decade.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk with a joint on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast in September 2018.

A record 61% of Americans now want weed to be legalized across the US, with support rising in every age group

Support grew across all age groups, US regions, and political affiliations in 2018, the respected General Social Survey found.
Cloud Gate, commonly called The Bean, in Chicago, Illinois.

20 photos that will make you wish you lived in the Midwest

From The Bean to the Flint Hills to Paisley Park, there's really nowhere quite like the Midwest. Here are 20 photos to prove it.

Huawei just upped the ante in its fight with the US in new lawsuit against the government

The Chinese tech giant announced it filed a lawsuit against the US government, which banned federal agents from using the equipment.
A man climbs a traffic pole as Philadelphia Eagles fans celebrate victory in Super Bowl LII against the New England Patriots on February 4, 2018.

The 10 best cities in the US for football fans, ranked

Wallethub ranked the top 10 cities in the US for football fans based on various factors, from fan engagement to the accessibility of stadiums.
Words like "y'all" are region-specific.

16 popular slang words you’ll only hear in certain regions of the US

Words like "y'all," "wicked," "ope," and "ginder" are all specific to certain regions in the US.

Here’s why only 4 US states are called ‘Commonwealths,’ and the significance behind the label

Only four US States have legal names that include the term "Commonwealth." Here's the historical (and global) significance behind the label.
What's causing flat plains to look 3D?

This optical illusion from the sky makes flat farmland in Colorado look like a 3D urban city

A picture of the High Plains from an airplane makes the flat terrain appear to be 3D. Here's what probably caused the illusion.