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Police probe whether David Amess specially targeted for killing - The Guardian

Police probe whether David Amess specially targeted for killing  The GuardianUK anti-terror police investig...

Treasury leak reveals rift between Johnson and Sunak over costs of zero-carbon economy - The Guardian

Treasury leak reveals rift between Johnson and Sunak over costs of zero-carbon economy  The GuardianPlaytim...

Pensioner fighting for life as police continue to probe 'nasty fight' near yacht club - Liverpool Echo

Pensioner fighting for life as police continue to probe 'nasty fight' near yacht club  Liverpool Echo

COVID-19: Matt Hancock's new role helping African economies recover from coronavirus not going ahead - Sky News

COVID-19: Matt Hancock's new role helping African economies recover from coronavirus not going ahead  Sky N...

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: British-Iranian aid worker loses court appeal in Iran - BBC News

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: British-Iranian aid worker loses court appeal in Iran  BBC NewsNazanin Zaghari-R...

Cocaine driving mum said she 'couldn't be a****' taking drug test and walks free for a THIRD time - Manchester Evening News

Cocaine driving mum said she 'couldn't be a****' taking drug test and walks free for a THIRD time  Manchest...

Massive car fire at recycling plant causes delays on M6 after sending thick black smoke into the air - Daily Mail

Massive car fire at recycling plant causes delays on M6 after sending thick black smoke into the air  Daily...






USA

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.), America, and sometimes the States, is a federal republic[17][18] consisting of 50 statesand a federal district. The 48 contiguous states and Washington, D.C., are in central North America between Canada and Mexico. The state of Alaska is located in the northwestern part of North America and the state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-Pacific. The country also has five populated and nine unpopulated territories in the Pacific and the Caribbean. At 3.80 million square miles (9.85 million km2)[4] and with around 318 million people, the United States is the world’s fourth-largest country by total area and third-largest by population. It is one of the world’s most ethnically diverse and multicultural nations, the product of large-scale immigration from many countries.[19]The geography and climate of the United States is also extremely diverse, and it is home to a wide variety of wildlife.[20]

The United States is a developed country and has the world’s largest national economy.[6] The economy is fueled by an abundance of natural resources and high worker productivity.[29] While the U.S. economy is considered post-industrial, it continues to be one of the world’s largest manufacturers.[30] The country accounts for 37% of global military spending,[31] being the world’s foremost economic and military power, a prominent political and cultural force, and a leader in scientific research and technological innovations.[32]