Yesterday, October 21, 2012, Pope Benedict XVI canonized seven new saints, including two new American saints, Marianne Cope and Kateri Tekakwitha. Here is a video news report about the canonizations:
And here are some video excerpts from the pope's homily. (You can find the full text of his homily here.)
St. Kateri Tekakwitha:
St. Marianne Cope:
St. Pedro Calungsod:
UPDATE: Here is another article about the canonizations of these new saints, from the National Catholic Register.