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  Native American - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
These hypothetical American Aborigines would have been displaced by the Siberian migrants, and may have been ancestral to the distinctive Native Americans of the Tierra del Fuego, who are nearly extinct.
The terms Indian or American Indian were born of the misconception by Christopher Columbus that the Caribbean islands were the islands in Southeast Asia known to Europeans as the Indies.
Classification of Native Americans is a list of the tribes
open-encyclopedia.com /Native_American   (3661 words)

  
 List of American companies: Coca-Cola   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The company is frequently credited for "inventing" themodern image of Santa Claus as an old man in red-white garments; however,while the company did in fact promote this image starting in the 1930s inits winter advertising campaigns, it was already common before that time.
The company was later suspected of playing this move as anelaborate charade to both introduce a new product and revive interest in theoriginal.
The company president responded to the accusation with "We are notthat stupid, or that smart."Meanwhile, the market share for the new product dwindled to only 3% by 1986.The company renamed the product "Coke II" in 1990, but sales falloff causeda severe cutback in distribution.
www.theparentingsearch.com /List_of_American_companies/Coca-Cola.shtml   (682 words)

  
 American Family Insurance: Our Company: News & Media
American Family has been on Hispanic magazine's Corporate 100 list for the past few years.
Companies are judged on recruitment efforts, diversity training, minority business initiatives, Spanish-language products and services, donations and many other criteria.
American Family also recognizes the importance of community involvement and participates in numerous community events.
www.amfam.com /company/media/2002/0412_hispanic.asp   (242 words)

  
 Source: List Includes U.S. Firms That Aided Iraqis
The public release of such a list could prove embarrassing for the United States and highlight the extent to which the Reagan and first Bush administrations supported Iraq in its eight-year war with neighboring Iran in the 1980s.
The official said the American firms are named along with other foreign companies that provided arms and ingredients for making chemical and biological weapons to Iraq.
Arms experts say it is likely that companies from all five permanent council members sold materials to Iraq that were used to develop its weapons.
www.commondreams.org /headlines02/1213-02.htm   (1131 words)

  
 Editor's Note  - Open the H-1B list   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The problem is that American workers have no access to this database of job opportunities, and the government has no plan to provide that access.
In fact, the DOL has refused requests to open the list to American citizens (taxpayers?), although many would undoubtedly be qualified for the open positions.
This is not a xenophobic diatribe about Americans first, but simply a suggestion that programs administered by the U.S. government, and paid for by American taxpayers, should be at least fair and open to those taxpayers.
www.comnews.com /stories/articles/1005/1005edit.htm   (470 words)

  
 LA Weekly: News: Made In the USA, Part III: US Company Listings A-M
Company was restructured as Alcolac, Inc., and it’s currently listed as an active Georgia corporation.
From 1985 to 1991, the period of the BNL loans, the company’s paid "Consulting Board for International Policy" included former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, who also was, during that same time frame, a member of the President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board.
Company also supplied equipment used for work with gasses and solids in research related to the nuclear-weapons program.
www.laweekly.com /ink/03/23/news-crogan2.php   (5280 words)

  
 Fortune.com - 2005 Fortune 500   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Exxon Mobil was the most profitable company on the list, while Owens Corning proved to be the best investment.
American Express, FedEx and Whole Foods are just three of the companies that appear on both the FORTUNE 1000 and our ranking of the Best Companies to Work For.
See revenues, profits, assets, and more, by year, for every company that has appeared on the 500 since it was first published in 1955.
www.fortune.com /fortune/fortune500   (321 words)

  
 LA Weekly: News: Made in the USA, Part III: The Dishonor Roll   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
American officials tolerated Hussein’s despotism because they viewed his regime as a secular bulwark against the Islamic fundamentalist revolution spawned by the Iranian revolution.
Some companies have since changed hands, and representatives of the new businesses said they had no information on exports by the old firms.
Nearly all of the documentation for this list comes from official sources, investigations and multiple interviews with authoritative sources.
www.laweekly.com /ink/03/23/news-crogan.php   (1654 words)

  
 CÁMARA DE COMERCIO AMERICANA DEL PERÚ - AMCHAM
List of importers, exporters and companies in the U.S. and Peru
Detailed reports of Peruvian and foreign companies made by Dun and Bradstreet based on financial information, their payment history, banking relations, and others that may allow you to minimize the risk in your operations.
This service is offered to companies and persons interested in detailed commercial information necessary to commercialized their products in the U.S. Reports include: Classification and treatment, evolution of annual exports and exports by markets, main Peruvian exporters and main American importers.
www.amcham.org.pe /infocenter_amcham/servicesinfocenter.htm   (384 words)

  
 List of United States telephone companies - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of telephone companies in the United States
New Hampshire - Bretton Woods Telephone, Dixville Telephone Company, Dunbarton Telephone Company, Granite State Telephone, TDS, Verizon,
This page was last modified 03:05, 22 September 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_American_telephone_companies   (73 words)

  
 Microsoft, Amazon among American companies targeted in European boycott - 2003-03-25   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Microsoft Corp. of Redmond and Amazon.com Inc. of Seattle are among American companies listed by a European group critical of the U.S.-led war in Iraq.
The group, calling itself Consumers Against War, has posted a list of American companies whose products they are boycotting on a Web site, http://www.consumers-against-war.de.
Conspicuously missing from the list is Starbucks Corp., which has been expanding in Europe and which has often found itself the target of protesters and advocates of various worldwide issues.
www.bizjournals.com /seattle/stories/2003/03/24/daily13.html   (653 words)

  
 JOBLESS IN FL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Here is a quote from the article: [The sad fact is that formerly "American" high-tech firms treat their American workforce as a costly disadvantage and are rapidly shedding American workers -- noteably highly-educated and experienced software engineers and programmers.
Quote: "The Bush administration on Friday proposed new tariffs on imports of Chinese-made furniture, saying companies have been dumping millions of dollars worth of wooden bedroom furniture into the United States at artificially low prices." Note the word "dumping" which is an expression that means exporting/selling products at a loss to eliminate competition.
Under her egotistical direction, a company that was once a paradigm of Silicon Valley entrepreneurship has simply failed to make any progress at enhancing shareholder value.
www.whomovedmyjob.org /date.non-smokers.in.ogemaw.county,.michigan.htm   (3675 words)

  
 Mayo Clinic - Fortune Names Mayo Clinic One of 100 Best Companies to Work For®
Fortune ranked Mayo Clinic 26th among large employers and 81st on its overall list.
The Best Companies list will be featured in the Jan. 24, 2005, edition of Fortune and will be available on newsstands on Jan. 17.
The listing is based on several factors, including a random survey of employees that inquires about issues such as trust in management, pride in work and company, culture and communication.
www.mayoclinic.org /news2005-sct/2596.html   (411 words)

  
 American Companies in China
There are two types of foreign companies list available.
American Companies in China with all 5 regions (by Regions of Northeastern, Northern, Central, Western and Southern).
All the contents of these books are based on research of several information sources, including the United States embassy and consulates general in China, and local chapters of American Chamber of Commerce in China.
www.cbw.com /business/usco.html   (229 words)

  
 French Fury Grows Over Iraq 'Bribes' (Official American Report)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
France has angrily stepped up its attack on an official American report that French public figures and companies took bribes worth millions of pounds from Saddam Hussein to help his bid to have United Nations sanctions lifted.
The French foreign ministry denounced as "inaccurate and unfounded" allegations from the Iraq Survey Group (ISG), the US weapons inspectorate, that French interests took financial benefits in the form of cashable oil vouchers in a rampant abuse of the UN oil-for-food programme.
The foreign ministry statement said the report had wrongly identified several businesses involved in oil-for-food as French, whereas they were American but had used French branches, agents or intermediaries.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-news/1258145/posts   (1207 words)

  
 Fortune.com - Most Admired   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
After 23 years of ranking the most respected companies in America, a few noticeable achievements stand out.
Choose from 8 key attributes, 65 industries, and 582 companies to create your own custom list of Most Admired companies.
With more than 65 companies on the list headquartered there, California is home to more Most Admired companies than any other state, with New York and Texas a close second and third.
www.fortune.com /fortune/mostadmired   (228 words)

  
 Senate Panel Seeks Iraq Oil-For-Food List (phillyBurbs.com) | Congress
WASHINGTON - The Bush administration should provide a list of American companies that did business with Iraq under a U.N.-sanctioned program, the senior Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said Wednesday.
Negroponte said such a list hadn't been compiled, but added that he would look into the matter and return to the committee with an answer.
The General Accounting Office, Congress' investigative arm, estimated last month that the Iraqi government pocketed $5.7 billion by smuggling oil to its neighbors and $4.4 billion by extracting illicit surcharges and kickbacks on otherwise legitimate contracts.
www.phillyburbs.com /pb-dyn/news/28-04072004-278791.html   (570 words)

  
 Cyber Dance - Dance Companies
Company of Dance Arts - Pre-Professional Ballet Company (Red Bank, NJ)
Lake Arrowhead Classical Ballet Company (Lake Arrowhead, CA)
Northwest Florida Ballet Company (Fort Walton Beach, FL)
www.cyberdance.org /companies.html   (594 words)

  
 List of American companies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
See lists of companies for lists of companies from other countries.
2 Former companies, including acquired and merged ones
Arco, or Atlantic Richfield Company, acquired by BPAmoco
usapedia.com /l/list-of-american-companies.html   (84 words)

  
 Lists of companies - CorpKnowPedia
1 Lists of companies copied here or founded here
Lists of companies copied here or founded here
Master list of corporations - here at CorpKnowPedia
corpknowpedia.org /wiki/index.php/Lists_of_companies   (86 words)

  
 List of American Companies Resident in Turkmenistan
Distribution and maintenance of earthmoving equipment, generators, lift trucks, agricultural machinery and spare parts.
Providing financing to private Turkmen companies for equipment and supplies.
(represented by Burc Turkmen Ltd., a Turkish company)
www.bisnis.doc.gov /bisnis/bisdoc/031106uscotx.htm   (406 words)

  
 NPR : Wal-Mart Tops Fortune 500 List
Morning Edition, April 6, 2005 · For the fourth year in a row, Wal-Mart tops the Fortune 500 list of the nation's largest companies.
Other leaders include energy firms and metal producers, which benefited from global demand for fuel and raw materials.
The Fortune 500, Fortune magazine's list of top American companies, hits the newsstands next week.
www.npr.org /templates/story/story.php?storyId=4578627   (128 words)

  
 The New York Times - Breaking News, World News & Multimedia
Cameras distributed in remote China have led to an exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History of photographs by villagers.
Bush, Replying to Chávez, Urges Latin Americans to Follow U.S. erbaijan Votes, Amid Accusations of Fraud and Abuse
Since the beginning of the war in Iraq, more than 2,000 American service members have died.
www.nytimes.com   (687 words)

  
 A List of Companies
A List of Companies Whose Products are Found in the Amway Catalogs
Here is a list of the companies whose products are sold in the Amway catalogs.
Note: if you have been referred to this page by a distrubtor (or IBO) who is trying to prove the success of Amway/ Quixtar, please visit the Index Page for all of the information on this site, which is very critical of the business.
www.cocs.com /jhoagland/contact.html   (131 words)

  
 List of American companies - Questionz.net , answers to all your questions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
List of American companies - Questionz.net, answers to all your questions
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www.questionz.net /List_of_American_comp.html   (182 words)

  
 w a n d e r l i s t - Anti-American Canadian Companies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
List the Canadian companies, brands, products who make profit most exculsively from US customers while their organizational culture is Anti-America.
Link to this list with the following URL:
Check the box if this is of an adult nature:
www.wanderlist.com /antiuscanadacos   (90 words)

  
 United for Peace : U.S. Firms on List Aided Iraq Arms Development
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He said such firms could be valuable to UN inspectors as sources of
Iraq's program and making sure that Iraq declares what it has," said the official, who asked not to be named.
www.unitedforpeace.org /article.php?id=358   (1140 words)

  
 Everything you always wanted to know about List of American companies
Everything you always wanted to know about List of American companies
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 Sheffield Forgemasters
Sheffield Forgemasters actively participated in the following events:
US and British companies are among several Western firms that sell Iraq materials that can be used to develop nuclear, chemical, biological, and conventional weapons.
Biological: American Type Culture Collection, several biological precursor agents for diseases like anthrax, gangrene, and the West Nile virus; Alcolac International, Thiodiglycol, the mustard gas precursor; Al Haddad, 60 tons of a chemical that could be used to make sarin; Dow Chemical, $1.5 million of pesticides (see December 1988).
www.cooperativeresearch.org /entity.jsp?id=1521846767-986   (246 words)

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