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  USA States . com - US states Portal
During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the original 13 as the nation expanded across the North American continent and acquired a number of overseas possessions.
The United States of America is a federal republic composed of 50 states, of which all except one - Hawaii islands - are in mainland America.
The United States of America, which covers the central part of North America, grew out of the British colonies that were established in the north America in the first half of the 17th century.
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 The United States Department of Justice - United States Attorney's Office
United States Attorneys are appointed by, and serve at the discretion of, the President of the United States, with advice and consent of the United States Senate.
One United States Attorney is assigned to each of the judicial districts, with the exception of Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands where a single United States Attorney serves in both districts.
Each United States Attorney is the chief federal law enforcement officer of the United States within his or her particular jurisdiction.
www.usdoj.gov /usao   (272 words)

  
 United States Map - Maps of United States
The United States federal government produces hundreds of maps of the United States, ranging from general reference maps to thematic maps which focus on United States history, resources, agriculture, transportation, military installations, recreational areas, and other themes.
A wealth of United States maps is stored in the vaults of map libraries, historic societies, and land offices.
Thematic Maps from the United States Census Bureau.
www.united-states-map.com   (466 words)

  
 Hometown USA - Cities, Towns, Villages and Communities
Arizona was the 48th state admitted to the United States and is part of the Southwest United States.
The United States of America, also referred to as the United States, U.S.A., U.S., America, or the States, is a federal republic in central North America, stretching from the Atlantic coast in the east to the Pacific Ocean in the west.
The United States traces its national origin to the declaration by thirteen British colonies in 1776 that they were free and independent states.
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 Hotels United States - Motels United States - Rooms United States - Bed & Breakfast United States
This is usually arranged by having rooms (sometimes in individual chalets or even trailers) arranged around the car park with room doors opening directly to the outside rather than to an internal corridors.
On the left side you can see a place to visit in United states and on the right side you found a map of United states, we suggest you to visit this country with your parents or friends.
United states : Please choose a city to view hotels - accomodations - lodging - rooms or tourism on next page.
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 United States Vacation Rentals, United States Vacation Rental Homes
United States Vacation Rentals, United States Vacation Rental Homes
United States Vacation Rentals, Villas, Homes & Condos
Many times people searching for United States real estate choose to stay in vacation rentals instead of hotels.
www.goin2travel.com /goin2usa.htm   (35 words)

  
  Robert W. Speel: Changing Patterns of Voting in the Northern United States
Hardback: $46.00 SH Paperback: $24.95 SH Using a number of states as case studies, especially in New England, Changing Patterns of Voting in the Northern United States explains why large shifts in voter partisan preferences have occurred since the 1950s in that section of the country.
In these Northern states, citizens of New England Yankee or Norwegian ancestry and voters with higher educational levels have abandoned historical preferences for the national Republican party to vote in increasing percentages for Democratic presidential candidates in almost every election since 1952.
This focus on voting statistics allows an in-depth analysis of the many types of voting patterns found in individual states that would not be apparent in national survey data.
www.psupress.org /books/titles/0-271-01784-8.html   (266 words)

  
  United States
United States of America, popularly referred to as the United States or as America, a federal republic on the continent of North America, consisting of 48 contiguous states and the noncontiguous states of Alaska and Hawaii.
The conterminous 48 states are bounded on the north by Canada, on the east by the Atlantic Ocean, on the south by the Gulf of Mexico and Mexico, and on the west by the Pacific Ocean.
The United States in the mid-1990s produced 57 percent of its petroleum needs, but new domestic discoveries tend to be small and costly to recover, especially in the geologically complex mountain regions and the deep waters of the continental shelf.
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 United States Pacific Dependencies NORTHERN MARIANAS
The northern islands are more rugged, reaching a high point of 959 m (3,146 ft) on Agrihan, and are generally barren due to erosion and insufficient rainfall.
Guam was then ceded to the United States and the rest of the Marianas were sold to Germany.
From 1953 to 1962, the Northern Marianas, with the exception of Rota, were administered by the Department of the Navy.
www.nationsencyclopedia.com /Asia-and-Oceania/United-States-Pacific-Dependencies-NORTHERN-MARIANAS.html   (991 words)

  
 United States History - MSN Encarta
Texas would be another, and Northerners who disliked slavery and Southern political power imagined that the Texas territory could become as many as 11 new slave states with 22 new proslavery senators.
The ease with which the United States won and the arrogance with which it behaved created a distrustful and sometimes violent southern border area for the country.
The regions of the United States that argued about the Mexican War and its aftermath had grown in divergent ways since agreeing to be a nation in 1788.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_1741500823_12/United_States_(History).html   (1789 words)

  
 United States - ArticleWorld   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The United States’ northern border is Canada, its southern border is Mexico, its eastern border is the Atlantic Ocean, and its western border is the Pacific Ocean.
The capital of the United States is a federal district, the District of Columbia, and is known as Washington DC.
The United States also played a large role in the Korean War and Vietnam War and was considered one of the world’s "superpowers" (along with the Soviet Union).
www.articleworld.org /United_States   (789 words)

  
 Northern United States - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The U.S. Northern states (usually simply called "The North"), is a region in the United States of America.
The states of the North are, from east to west: Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota, and Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, and Kansas.
Maryland, West Virginia, Kentucky, and Missouri are border states (colored light blue on the map) which have divided loyalties between North and South.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Northern_United_States   (198 words)

  
 Petroleum Geology of the United States - Northern Rockies
Petroleum Geology of the United States - Northern Rockies
Other areas with basinal sediments are the southern fringe of the Black Hills, and the extreme northern part of the Forest City Basin in the southeasternmost corner of the state.
Exploration--Early well drilling in the eastern and central parts of the state resulted in the discovery of high quality natural gas, largely methane, that was produced along with large volumes of water, much of this from free flowing wells, particularly at lower surface elevations.
www.priweb.org /ed/pgws/backyard/sections/northrockies/south_dakota.htm   (879 words)

  
 Boreal Songbird Initiative : In-Depth Guide to Featured Birds
The Northern Shrike is known for its unique behavior of impaling its prey of small birds, mammals and insects on thorns and barbed wire fences; hence its preference for nesting near areas containing such objects.
The majority of Canada’s breeding population migrates southward into southern parts of Canada and the northern United States, but these movements are notably variable in extent from year to year and probably depend on prey availability.
Like other northern birds that depend on rodent populations, the Northern Shrike's movements are cyclical, becoming more abundant in the United States when northern rodent populations are low.
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 UNITED STATES v THE NORTHERN TRUST COMPANY - Legal Case Documents
In the United States District Court For the Northern District of Illinois Eastern Division United States of America, Plaintiff v.
The United States maintains that the evidence in this case would show that the African-American and Hispanic loan applicants were treated differently (and less favorably) than white applicants and that there is no nondiscriminatory explanation for this difference in treatment.
This action is brought by the United States to enforce the provisions of Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 (the Fair Housing Act), as amended by the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988, 42 U.S.C. §§ 3601-3619, and the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (the ECOA), 15 U.S.C. §§ 1691-1691f, as amended.
www.legalcasedocs.com /120/249/414.html   (1069 words)

  
 International Students' Guide - Northern State University
We, in turn, must communicate with the Federal Government of the United States that you are financially able to pay for all your expenses while in the United States.
Students who are planning to attend Northern State University with financial help from someone here in the United States will need to have the sponsor fill out an International Student Sponsor Agreement Form.
The I-20 is an official document of the United States Government granting you permission to apply for an F-1 student visa at the U.S. Consulate nearest you.
www.northern.edu /international_students   (1393 words)

  
 United States Northern Command   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The emblem was approved by the NORTHCOM Commander in Chief on 23 August 2002.
The landmass of North America highlights the scope of the Northern Command mission.
Background: The distinctive unit insignia was approved effective 1 October 2002.
www.tioh.hqda.pentagon.mil /Alpha/UsNorthernCommand(USAE).htm   (170 words)

  
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In addition to their drug and money seizures, state, local, and federal agencies generate valuable intelligence on trafficking patterns, concealment methods, and cell membership and structure.
In the northern United States, however, there has been a general decline in the generation and management of hazardous waste, while there has been an increase in the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec.
The mission of the Border Office is to provide accurate and timely environmental information to stakeholders in the border region including non-governmental organizations; state, local, and federal governments; tribes; business associations; academic institutions; citizen groups; and the general public.
www.lycos.com /info/us-mexico-border--united-states.html?page=2   (553 words)

  
 CDC Plague Home Page - CDC Division of Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases (DVBID)
In the United States, the last urban plague epidemic occurred in Los Angeles in 1924-25.
Since then, human plague in the United States has occurred as mostly scattered cases in rural areas (an average of 10 to 15 persons each year).
Most human cases in the United States occur in two regions: 1) northern New Mexico, northern Arizona, and southern Colorado; and 2) California, southern Oregon, and far western Nevada.
www.cdc.gov /ncidod/dvbid/plague/index.htm   (336 words)

  
 Nearctica - Eastern Wildflowers - Violaceae - Northern Bog Violet (Viola nephrophylla)
Distribution: Throughout Canada and southward in the eastern United States to Iowa and Illinois in the west to West Virginia in the east.
Habitat: Northern Bog Violet is primarily a species of the northern taiga forest in bogs, along lake shores, and other wet spots.
Northern Bog Violet is a more northern species than Marsh Blue Violet.
www.nearctica.com /flowers/viola/Vnephro.htm   (213 words)

  
 United States
United States [Nation] District is District of Columbia [SourceSTA]
United States [Nation] State is New Jersey [SourceSTA]
United States [Nation]: is dependent upon (Does Not Exist); location is North America; abbreviation is USA; long form name is United States of America; ISO-3166 2-letter code is US; ISO-3166 3-letter code is USA; ISO-3166 number is 840; international telephone access code is 1 [SourceCIAW]
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 Northern United States Gifts
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 Rosa Parks Biography -- Academy of Achievement
At the age of 11 she enrolled in the Montgomery Industrial School for Girls, a private school founded by liberal-minded women from the northern United States.
After her death, her casket was placed in the rotunda of the United States Capitol for two days, so the nation could pay its respects to the woman whose courage had changed the lives of so many.
She was the first woman in American history to lie in state at the Capitol, an honor usually reserved for Presidents of the United States.
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 California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties
The WPA California Folk Music Project is a multi-format ethnographic field collection that includes sound recordings, still photographs, drawings, and written documents from a variety of European ethnic and English- and Spanish-speaking communities in Northern California.
Sponsored by the University of California, Berkeley, and cosponsored by the Archive of American Folk Song (now the Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center), this undertaking was one of the earliest ethnographic field projects to document European, Slavic, Middle Eastern, and English- and Spanish-language folk music in one region of the United States.
The mission of the Library of Congress is to make its resources available and useful to Congress and the American people and to sustain and preserve a universal collection of knowledge and creativity for future generations.
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 Idaho (northern), United States current local time from WorldTimeServer.com
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 Foreign Exchange for United States - Northern Trust - Northern Trust
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