Seattle is home to giant multinational companies such as Microsoft and Amazon,. But it's also the home of glass art in the United States. The Chihuly Glass Museum is home to thousands of glass artworks by artist Dale Chihuly. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 20 Aug 2019 05:56:07 -0400.
NEW YORK (AP) - Out with the new and in with the old. As department stores watch their customers flock to second-hand stores, some are trying to bring them back by partnering with online resale sites. Last week, J.C. ...
Anne D'innocenzio. Washington Times. Tue, 20 Aug 2019 03:00:47 -0400.
Fox News' Sean Hannity condemned radical protesters from both political extremes who demonstrated in Portland, Ore., over the weekend, saying there is no place in the United States for physical violence in pursuit of political ends.
Charles Creitz. Fox News. Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:28:17 GMT.
Gap's (GPS) Banana Republic brand plans to introduce Style Passport for its women's apparel collection in the United States. This is likely to bring incremental sales.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 22:52:00 GMT.
It can be revealed that flight logs, obtained by the Daily Mail, show that one of Epstein's victims, 'sex-slave' Virginia Roberts, was flown to London, New York and the Caribbean in 2001.
Daily Mail. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 22:18:41 +0100.
A proposed ban on "assault weapons" has gained its first Republican co-sponsor. Rep. Peter King, New York Republican, officially signed onto a bill being pushed by Rep. ...
Victor Morton. Washington Times. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:31:20 -0400.
Nearly 10,000 people in Los Angeles live in vehicles. The city council recently extended a ban on sleeping overnight in cars, vans or RVs in residential areas and near parks or schools.
Anna Scott. NPR. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:04:00 -0400.
New York is striving to improve cyclist safety in the wake of the death of Australian Madison Jane Lyden, but the changes have opened up a battle for the city's public space.
Sydney Morning Herald. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 17:37:26 +1000.
For many, blindness or poor vision can keep them from activities like cycling. But a NYC non-profit called InTandem works to make cycling accessible to everyone. ...
Voice of America. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 03:34:20 -0400.
Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini on Saturday reluctantly authorised 27 migrant children rescued at sea to disembark from a charity vessel anchored in limbo off Lampedusa island for days.
The Local. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 09:18:33 +0200.
Afghan Taliban officials said on Saturday the killing of the brother of their leader in a bomb attack would not derail talks with the United States aimed at securing the withdrawal of U.S. ...
Newsmax. Sat, 17 Aug 2019 17:07:52 EDT.
Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg is both humble and keenly aware of the powerful pulpit she occupies, but the 16-year-old from Sweden could run into fresh opposition from climate doubters when she arrives in the United States.
CBC News. Sat, 17 Aug 2019 04:00:00 EDT.
RIVERWOODS, Ill. & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DISCOVER AND VERVE MARK LAUNCH OF VERVE GLOBAL CARD WITH FIRST TRANSACTION EVENT
Business Wire. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:00:00 UTC.
Facts About The United States
The United States of America is a federal republic located in North
America. Its capital city is Washington, DC; and its largest cities
include New York City, Los Angeles, and Chicago. The national
currency is the US Dollar, which is equivalent to 100 cents.
English is the primary language used in the United States, and in 2007,
the USA's estimated population was 301,140,000.
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