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  United States | Koordinaten / Informationen / Encyclopedia of terms - United States
, the U.S., the U.S.A., the U.S. of A., the States, or (poetically) Columbia.
Manifest Destiny was a philosophy that encouraged westward expansion in the United States: as the population of the Eastern states grew and as a steady increase of immigrants entered the country, settlers moved steadily westward across North America.
The United States is sometimes criticized for interventionist policies in Latin America and elsewhere during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and occasional aid (financial, military and otherwise) given to repressive governments during the Cold War period.
www.koordinaten.de /english/encyclopedia/united_states.shtml   (10758 words)

  
 United States
The United States may be regarded as an example of a constitutional republic or as a liberal democracy, with a government composed of and operating through a set of limited powers imposed by its design and enumerated in that design or Constitution of the United States of America.
The United States does not have an official language at federal level; nevertheless, English is the first and/or only language of the overwhelming majority of the population and serves as the de facto official language: English is the language used for legislation, regulations, executive orders, treaties, federal court rulings, and all other official pronouncements.
Spanish follows English as the second-most spoken language in the United States, primarily due to the influence of recent Latin American immigrants and the fact that almost a fifth of its continental territory was originally part of Mexico, and it is a primary spoken language in some areas of the Southwest.
abcworld.net /United_States.html   (6151 words)

  
 Reference for United States - Search.com
The state of Alaska is in the northwest of the continent, with Canada to its east and Russia to the west across the Bering Strait, and the state of Hawaii is in the mid-Pacific.
The United States is situated almost entirely in the western hemisphere: the contiguous United States stretches from the Pacific on the west to the Atlantic on the east, with the Gulf of Mexico to the southeast, and bordered by Canada on the north and Mexico on the south.
The United States possesses five major territories with indigenous populations: Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands in the Caribbean; and American Samoa, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands in the Pacific.
www.search.com /reference/United_States   (6468 words)

  
 sociology - United States
The United States of America — also referred to as the United States, the U.S.A., the U.S., America¹, the States, or (archaically) Columbia — is a federal republic of 50 states located primarily in central North America (with the exception of two states: Alaska and Hawaii).
The United States is also a great center of higher education, boasting more than 4,000 universities, colleges and other institutions of higher learning, the top tier of which may be considered to be among the most prestigious and advanced in the world.
The United States Constitution makes provision for the rights of freedom of speech, the right to keep and bear arms, freedom of religion, trial by jury, and protection from "cruel and unusual punishment." The United States accepts many immigrants, and has anti-discrimination laws to protect minority groups (usually in the form of "hate crime" legislation).
www.aboutsociology.com /sociology/United_States   (4041 words)

  
 United States - Haiti
The United States of America—also referred to as the United States, the USA, the U.S. America, the States, and (poetically) Columbia—is a democratic federal republic of fifty states located primarily in central North America.
The United States does not have an official language at federal level; nevertheless, English is spoken by the vast majority of the population and serves as the de facto language: English is the language used for legislation, regulations, executive orders, treaties, federal court rulings, and all other official pronouncements.
Spanish follows English as the second-most spoken language in the United States, primarily due to the influence of recent Latin American immigrants, and it is a primary spoken language in some areas of the Southwest.
haiti.wikia.com /wiki/United_States   (4870 words)

  
 United Airlines - Privacy Policy
United may use its cookies when working with these companies to provide them information regarding use of the site or to serve you advertisements when you visit our site.
United may disclose personal information if required to do so by law, court order, subpoena or other legal process, as requested by a governmental or law enforcement authority, or when we believe in good faith that it is in the interests of aviation security or that disclosure is otherwise necessary or advisable.
Although United takes reasonable steps to safeguard and to prevent unauthorized access to your private information, it cannot be responsible for the acts of those who gain unauthorized access, and United makes no warranty, express, implied, or otherwise, that we will prevent unauthorized access to your private information.
www.united.com /privacy   (2725 words)

  
 List of United States companies - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of companies from the United States:
Arco, or Atlantic Richfield Company, acquired by BP Amoco
Hazel-Atlas Glass Company, acquired in 1956 by the Continental Can Company
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_American_companies   (258 words)

  
 United States Climate Action Partnership
In the United States, BP is one of the largest oil and gas producers and one of the largest fuel retailers.
A Fortune 500 company, NRG Energy, Inc. owns and operates a diverse portfolio of power-generating facilities, primarily in Texas and the Northeast, South Central and West regions of the United States.
The Pew Center on Global Climate Change was established in May 1998 by The Pew Charitable Trusts, one of the United States' largest philanthropies and an influential voice in efforts to improve the quality of the environment.
www.us-cap.org /about/members.asp   (2651 words)

  
 List of Lists United States & Canada - Information Technology
Once you have found the entry for the list you are interested in, you can read a detailed description of the list in question by clicking on "View Datacard" and, from there, buy the list online.
If you are interested in our IT lists for either the US or Canada, then simply click on the country's name in the grid below.
All of our US and Canadian lists are available for purchase securely through our online shop.
www.marketitdirect.net /listoflistsuscanada.html   (169 words)

  
 America's Greenest States - Forbes.com
In only five states did people travel fewer miles in their vehicles than they did in New Jersey in 2005, the most recent year for which government data is available.
Only 10 states have a lower carbon footprint per capita than Maryland, and the state has a relatively low instance of water facilities exceeding their Clean Water Act permits, according to PIRG.
The state has mandated that utilities obtain 16% of their power from renewable fuel sources by 2020.
www.forbes.com /2007/10/16/environment-energy-vermont-biz-beltway-cx_bw_mm_1017greenstates.html   (930 words)

  
 Foreign Terrorist Organizations (FTOs)
If the Secretary of State, in consultation with the Attorney General and the Secretary of the Treasury, decides to make the designation, Congress is notified of the Secretary’s intent to designate the organization and given seven days to review the designation, as the INA requires.
In addition, the Secretary of State may at any time revoke a designation upon a finding that the circumstances forming the basis for the designation have changed in such a manner as to warrant revocation, or that the national security of the United States warrants a revocation.
It is unlawful for a person in the United States or subject to the jurisdiction of the United States to knowingly provide "material support or resources" to a designated FTO.
www.state.gov /s/ct/rls/fs/37191.htm   (1472 words)

  
 KryssTal : USA Vetos in the UN
This is a list of these resolutions vetoed by the USA as well as resolutions in the General Assembly of the United Nations where the USA vote is against the majority of the world.
United Nations, the USA is snubbing the majority of the world's population.
As [USA] State Department PR man James Rubin explained after another spate of Israeli demolitions of Palestinian houses, this was 'a wrong signal' for a delicate stage in peace talks.
www.krysstal.com /democracy_whyusa03.html   (3035 words)

  
 U.S. Department of State - Home Page
Secretary Rice (June 29): "We do very much have a large agenda, as is befitting the United States and China.
It is a relationship that needs to work well if we are to be able to address the many challenges in international politics.
The country has a liberal, market-based economy characterized by traditional subsistence agriculture, a historic reliance on groundnuts (peanuts) for export earnings, a re-export trade built up around its ocean port, low import duties, minimal administrative procedures, a fluctuating exchange rate with no exchange controls, and a significant tourism industry.
www.state.gov   (397 words)

  
 Information & Guidance - Company Registration
This is the declaration of Compliance with the Companies Act 1985 in respect of the registration.
This states the company name, the situation of the Registered Office (to be England and Wales, Scotland or Wales), the objects of the company and its Liability.
If you need to form the company quickly, we offer a Same Day Incorporation service, the registration fee for which is £50.00 and must be correctly received before 15.00 hrs.
www.companieshouse.gov.uk /infoAndGuide/companyRegistration.shtml   (390 words)

  
 PayScale - Average Salaries, Average Job Salaries
As a result she calculates that the total gap in pay for a woman with the same career as a man is in excess of $500,000.
By not understanding this companies perpetuate the gender gap by extending offers based on what women currently make not what they are worth in the market place.
The chart on Average Salaries by State shows that New York and California are at the top of the list for high salaries.
www.payscale.com /research/US/Country=United_States   (880 words)

  
 Photographers Index is the Internet Directory of Photographers Worldwide
The goal was to list every photographer in the world so that users of photography could find the photographers whose work they wanted to publish, even if they only had a copyright notice or credit line to find them.
Photographers add their own listings to the photographers index interactively, so there is a small percentage of misuse.
For photo copyright information there are links to the United States Copyright office where photographers can obtain US Copyright form VA along with the Copyright form VA Instructions Group registration of photographs is also linked.
photographersindex.com   (1436 words)

  
 ABeam
In addition to US-based companies, we support global organizations seeking entry, expansion or refinement of operations in North America.
United States Centers of ExcellenceDelivering a full range of consulting services, ABeam's transformation capabilities can help you improve enterprise performance with better financial reporting, more responsive sales and service operations, streamlined manufacturing and supply chain management and positive organizational change.
Each company will provide their unique perspective on the key components of Asset Management and how you can improve profitability...
www.abeam.com /unitedstates.htm   (445 words)

  
 Mercy Corps > About Us > Overview > Privacy Policy
These companies may employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness.
Donors who make their first gift to Mercy Corps in response to an appeal letter may be included on this exchange list; all other donors are automatically excluded from the exchange.
At least once a year, we will inform all donors who are eligible to be included on the exchange list, and give them an opportunity to opt out of future exchanges.
www.mercycorps.org /privacy   (685 words)

  
 U.S. Trustee Program/Dept. of Justice
To be eligible to file for bankruptcy relief on or after March 10, 2008, in these three districts, individuals are required to obtain pre-bankruptcy credit counseling in accordance with 11 U.S.C. § 109(h)(1).
A complete listing of approved credit counseling agencies is available through links on this Web page.
If you are looking for a language that is not found on the drop down list, please contact the Credit Counseling Unit at the Executive Office for U.S. Trustees at ust.cc.help@usdoj.gov.
www.usdoj.gov /ust/eo/bapcpa/ccde/cc_approved.htm   (288 words)

  
 Embassy of the United States of America
Libya was removed from the State Sponsors of Terrorism list in 2006 and Iraq after the 2003 invasion to topple the regime of Saddam Hussein.
In recent years, we have witnessed a hopeful global movement uniting civil society, governments, and international organizations -- not just to confront this crime, but to abolish it.
Worldwide, the United States relies on a unique diplomatic tool in its bilateral and multilateral collaboration on this issue -- the annual Trafficking in Persons Report.
www.usemb.se   (926 words)

  
 KPMG [home]
According to a new study released by KPMG International, the United States and China will remain the prime destinations for foreign direct investment over the next five years.
More and more multinational companies from developing countries are looking to grow their business operations by establishing a presence in the United States.
KPMG moved up 26 places on Fortune Magazine’s 2008 “100 Best Companies to Work For” list, ranking 71st on the full list and 23rd among large companies -- reaffirming that KPMG people consider the firm to be a great place to work and to build a career.
www.us.kpmg.com   (1697 words)

  
 Links - Corporate registrations in the United States of America
Incorporation is the responsibility of State governments and detailed requirements vary according to State law.
A legal entity is usually known as a corporation and it is usual for it to have limited liability for its shareholders.
The precise definition will vary according to State law but, in general, a limited liability company has a minimal corporate structure, without centralised management.
www.companieshouse.gov.uk /links/usaLink.shtml   (229 words)

  
 NYSE, New York Stock Exchange > Listings > Listings Directory
Our listed companies represented a total global market value of approximately $27.1 trillion, as of December 31, 2007.
These companies include a cross-section of large, midsize and small capitalization companies.
Our approximately 421 non-U.S. companies are valued at $11.4 trillion.
www.nyse.com /listed/listed.html   (90 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Science/Nature | Climate change: The big emitters
All 15 European Union states ratified the Kyoto deal in May 2002.
The protocol's most enthusiastic supporter, the EU has pressured countries such as Russia, Japan and Canada to ratify Kyoto so that it could come into force without the commitment of the US.
The country recognises that its economy could benefit from the Kyoto agreement, as Japanese companies could capture markets for new, clean technology.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/science/nature/3143798.stm   (1010 words)

  
 AWEA - Projects
Click on the shaded states to access information on existing and under construction wind energy projects.
Information is primarily from AWEA member companies and is updated on a quarterly basis.
AWEA business members interested in learning more about projects earlier in the development process, please access the projects site through the members-only section of the web site.
www.awea.org /projects   (167 words)

  
 United States Companies | Browse by Category and Location
Narrow the list of companies by category or location to find free company profile information and research reports.
You may narrow this list of companies by choosing a category:
You may narrow this list of companies by choosing a more specific location:
www.manta.com /mb   (93 words)

  
 List of mortgage companies in the United States
List of Mortgage Companies and Banks in the United States
Best-Mortgage-Companies.com's list of mortgage companies has thousands of mortgage companies listed throughout the United States.
Here are only the best companies.The listings will have: Company name, address, phone number, website link, available loan programs that are offered.
www.best-mortgage-companies.com /mortgage_lenders_directory_by_states.html   (156 words)

  
 100 Best Companies to Work For 2008: Full list | FORTUNE
These states are headquarters for the highest number of America's Top Employers.
To pick the 100 Best Companies to Work for, Fortune partners with Great Place to Work Institute® to conduct the most extensive employee survey in corporate America.
Nearly 100,000 employees at those companies responded to a 57-question survey created by the Great Place to Work Institute®, a global research and consulting firm with offices in 30 countries.
money.cnn.com /magazines/fortune/bestcompanies/full_list   (354 words)

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