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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. ) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2) and with over 325 million people, the United States is the  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_states_and_territories_of_the_United_States

The United States of America is a federal republic consisting of 50 states, a federal district five major territories, and various minor islands. The 48 contiguous states and Washington, D.C., are in central North America between Canada and Mexico; the two other states, Alaska and Hawaii, are in the northwestern part of North ...

simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States

The United States of America (USA), often called the United States (U.S.) or America, is a country in North America. It is made up of 50 states, a federal district , and five territories. It has great influence over world finance, trade, culture, military, politics, and technology.

www.usa.gov/about-the-us

Learn where to find answers to the most requested facts about the United States of America.

www.britannica.com/place/United-States

Jan 5, 2018 ... United States, officially United States of America, abbreviated U.S. or U.S.A., byname America, country in North America, a federal republic of 50 states. Besides the 48 conterminous states that occupy the middle latitudes of the continent, the United States includes the state of Alaska, at the northwestern ...

wikitravel.org/en/United_States_of_America

The United States of America is a large country in North America, often referred to as "the USA", "the US", "the United States", "the United States of America", "the States", or simply "America". Home to the world's third-largest population, with over 318 million people, it includes both densely populated cities with sprawling  ...

www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/us.html

The United States and its partners continue to face a growing number of global threats and challenges. The CIA's mission includes collecting and analyzing information about high priority national security issues such as international terrorism, the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, cyber attacks, international ...

kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/countries/united-states

The United States of America is the world's third largest country in size and nearly the third largest in terms of population. Located in North America, the country is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean and to the east by the Atlantic Ocean. Along the northern border is Canada and the southern border is Mexico.

foreignpolicy.com/2017/12/19/the-united-states-of-america-is-decadent-and-depraved

Dec 19, 2017 ... Then-president-elect Donald J. Trump arrives at his inauguration at the United States Capitol on Jan. 20, in Washington, D.C. (Doug Mills - Pool/Getty Images). In The History of the Decline and Fall of The Roman Empire, Edward Gibbon luridly evokes the Rome of 408 A.D., when the armies of the Goths ...