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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  ...

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.

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 ...

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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 U.S.", "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.britannica.com/place/United-States

3 days ago ... 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 ...

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

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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 ...

www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-16761057

The USA is the world's foremost economic and military power, with global interests and an unmatched global reach. America's gross domestic product accounts for close to a quarter of the world total, and its military budget is reckoned to be almost as much as the rest of the world's defence spending put together. The country ...