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*  Washington ground squirrel
... in the states of Washington and Oregon of the Northwestern United States. The Washington ground squirrel lives in sagebrush or ... The species is listed as endangered in Oregon and is a candidate for endangered species listing in the United States, but is ... M.S. Thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. 127 pp.. ...
*  Gold Dust Twins
Its first regional success was in the midwestern United States. Gold Dust Washing Powders had been marketed nationally since ... on the vaudeville circuit in the midwestern and the northeastern United States following the national popularization of the ... The Twins appear in the 2004 release, C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America, an alternate-reality British documentary about ...
*  65th United States Congress
United States presidential election, 1916 United States Senate elections, 1916 United States House of Representatives elections ... The Sixty-fifth United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, ... March 8, 1917: The United States Senate adopted the cloture rule to limit filibusters. March 31, 1917: The United States took ... May 15, 1918: The United States Post Office Department (later renamed the United States Postal Service) began the first regular ...
*  African Americans and birth control
The group was quick to draw parallels between what they saw as genocidal population control in the United States to population ... During slavery times in the United States, black slave women were viewed as "breeding slaves" and "child bearing women"-simply ... However, masculine leadership was reasserted in the party upon Newton's return to the United States in 1976. That being said, ... Bartz, Deborah; Greenberg, James A (2008-01-01). "Sterilization in the United States". Reviews in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 1 ...
*  Gangs in Canada
United smaller street gangs made up of mostly youths are pocketed in different areas of the Montreal area, particularly in ... The same report stated that Aboriginal street gangs are not as highly organized as other criminal organizations in Canada, but ...
*  Breast imaging
"Breast Cancer: Screening". United States Preventive Services Task Force. Archived from the original on 2013-06-16. Friedenson B ... "Breast Cancer: Screening". United States Preventive Services Task Force. "Breast Cancer Early Detection". cancer.org. 2013-09- ... They state screening is "no longer effective." They conclude that "it therefore no longer seems reasonable to attend" for ... They thus state that universal screening may not be reasonable. The Nordic Cochrane Collection, which in 2012 reviews updated ...
*  United States Virgin Islands Police Department
The United States Virgin Islands Police Department is the law enforcement agency for the United States Virgin Islands, which ...
*  2011 North American heat wave
Midwestern United States, Eastern Canada, Northeastern United States, and much of the Eastern Seaboard, and had Heat index/ ... 2010-13 Southern United States and Mexico drought Doyle Rice (September 8, 2011). "U.S. sweltered through the hottest summer in ... The National Climatic Data Center in Asheville, North Carolina reported that the United States had the hottest summer on record ... the record of 42 days was set during the 1980 United States heat wave). In addition, the area set a new all-time hottest ...
*  United States dollar
Government of the United States portal Numismatics portal Coins of the United States dollar Counterfeit United States currency ... The United States dollar and the Chinese Yuan are the only accepted currencies in most Pyongyang stores. The United States ... "2009 Financial Report of the United States Government" (PDF). Retrieved August 24, 2010. Mehl, B. Max. "United States $50.00 ... 2664 (December 22, 2005). The United States Mint. "The United States Mint Pressroom". Usmint.com. Retrieved August 24, 2010. ...
*  United States observance
Title 36 of the United States Code International observance List of observances in the United States by presidential ... The United States has many observances. January 13 - Stephen Foster Memorial Day February 1 - National Freedom Day [1] April 13 ...
*  Township (United States)
... and are marked on the United States Geological Survey maps of the United States. Townships are normally a square approximately ... Because township government is defined by each state, the use of this form also varies by state. States using a township form ... A township in the United States is a small geographic area. The term is used in three ways. A survey township is simply a ... Towns and townships are considered minor civil divisions of counties by the United States Census Bureau for statistical ...
*  Captain (United States)
In the United States, the rank of captain first appeared in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War. A captain was ... In the United States uniformed services, captain is a commissioned-officer rank. In keeping with the traditions of the ... The insignia for captains in the United States Army was first authorized in 1836. During the American Civil War, the rank of ... Of note, and to further complicate the confusion, seaborne services of the United States and many other nations refer to the ...
*  Piedmont (United States)
The Piedmont is a plateau region located in the eastern United States. It sits between the Atlantic Coastal Plain and the main ... The portion of the Piedmont region in the southern United States is closely associated with the Piedmont blues, a style of ...
*  United States Constabulary
"State Police" was discarded for "State Constabulary." Then it was thought that "State" would be confusing, as the main United ... The United States Constabulary was a United States Army military gendarmerie force. From 1946 to 1952, in the aftermath of ... Before any plans were worked out for the organization of the United States Constabulary, units of the United States Army ... United States) This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the United States Army Center of ...
*  United States Constitution
United States) Second Constitutional Convention of the United States The Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis ... United States Senate (1992). "Amendments to the Constitution of the United States of America" (PDF). The Constitution of the ... The United States Constitution is the supreme law of the United States. The Constitution, originally comprising seven articles ... See, e.g., Green v. Biddle, 21 U.S. 1, 1, 36 (1823). United States v. Wood, 39 U.S. 430, 438 (1840). Myers v. United States, ...
*  Northwestern United States
The Northwestern United States is a subportion of the Western United States (which is, itself, even more ambiguous). In ... The Northwestern United States is an informal geographic region of the United States. The region consistently includes the ... so did the location of the Northwestern and Southwestern United States. In the early years of the United States, newly ... Like the southwestern United States, the Northwest definition has moved westward over time. The current area includes the old ...
*  Foodtown (United States)
Foodtown is a northeastern United States supermarket cooperative founded in 1955 by Twin County Grocers. Currently, there are ... as well as bribing a leader in the United Food and Commercial Workers union in New Jersey. In 2004, Foodtown closed its supply ...
*  Village (United States)
In the United States, the meaning of "village" varies by geographic area and legal jurisdiction. In many areas, "village" is a ... Since the Tenth Amendment to the United States Constitution prohibits the federal government from legislating on local ... Villages can be created by referendum under the general state law or by special state charter. The governing body is a board of ... in states having town governments. States that formally recognize villages vary widely in the definition of the term. Most ...
*  United States Live
Originally, United States was presented over the course of two nights, running some eight hours. The United States Live box set ... United States Live was the third album release by avant-garde singer-songwriter Laurie Anderson. Released as a 5-record boxed ... United States was Anderson's magnum opus performance-art piece featuring musical numbers, spoken word pieces, and animated ... United States Live at AllMusic. Retrieved 8 April 2006. Christgau, Robert. "Laurie Anderson > Consumer Guide Reviews". Robert ...
*  Pleading (United States)
Pleading in United States Federal courts is governed by the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. According to Rule 7, only these ... Notice pleading is the dominant form of pleading used in the United States today. In 1938, the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure ... An example is Federal Rule 9(b) which states that "in alleging fraud or mistake, a party must state with particularity the ... which states that a "pleading that states a claim for relief must contain...a short and plain statement of the claim showing ...
*  United States University
In 2016, United States University moved their campus from Chula Vista, CA to Mission Valley, CA. In June 2017, monthly payment ... United States University (USU) is a private, for-profit university located in San Diego, California. It offers graduate and ... The United States University nursing program has increased in popularity in comparison to the additionally offered teaching ... In 2010, the institution changed its name to United States University to reflect the new status of University granted to the ...
*  United States Bakery
... , better known as Franz Family Bakeries, is a bread and pastry manufacturer headquartered in Portland, ... In 2013, United States Bakery paid $28.85 million for Hostess' Sweetheart, Eddy's, Standish Farms, and Grandma Emilie's brands ... Franz Family Bakeries (official website) United States Bakery profile from Hoover's Historic images of Franz Bakery from Salem ... "Franz Family Bakeries Opens New Bakery in Springfield". United States Bakery (press release). August 28, 2006. Retrieved 2007- ...
*  Southern United States
As defined by the United States Census Bureau, the Southern region of the United States includes sixteen states. As of 2010, an ... Cuisine of the Southern United States Culture of honor (Southern United States) King Cotton List of plantations in the United ... The Southern United States, also known as the American South, is a region of the United States of America. The South does not ... "Death in the United States". Fenelon, A. (2013). "Geographic Divergence in Mortality in the United States". Population and ...
*  Thanksgiving (United States)
... the United American Indians of New England, a protest group led by Frank "Wamsutta" James has accused the United States and ... the United States in Congress assembled, taking into their consideration the many instances of Divine goodness to these States ... I do therefore invite my fellow citizens in every part of the United States, and also those who are at sea and those who are ... In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my hand, and caused the seal of the United States to be affixed. Done at the city of ...
*  United States Fleet
The United States Fleet was an organization in the United States Navy from 1922 until after World War II. The acronym CINCUS, ... United States Fleet (CINCUS) and the Commander in Chief, United States Pacific Fleet (CINCPAC), on 1 February 1941, carrying ... Commanders of the United States Fleet: Hilary P. Jones 1922-1923 Robert E. Coontz 1923-1925 Samuel S. Robison 1925-1926 Charles ... The directive of 6 December 1922 combined the U.S. Pacific Fleet and the U.S. Atlantic Fleet to form the United States Fleet. ...
*  Bolley Johnson
At the age of 22, Johnson met Lawton Chiles, then a member of the United States Senate, who hired him as a legislative aide in ... He opted not to run for the United States House of Representatives. After leaving politics, Johnson moved to Pensacola, Florida ... Bolley L. "Bo" Johnson (born November 15, 1951) is an American politician from the state of Florida. A member of the Democratic ... He received his Bachelor's degree from Florida State University. Johnson volunteered for Mallory Horne when Horne served as the ...
*  Watson's (United States)
United States. It was founded in 1907 and grew to many locations throughout the Southeastern United States. The company was ... At the time of the filing, the company operated 31 stores in nine states. The courts approved a reorganization plan for the ...