New York's state attorney general on Friday threatened legal action against U.S. President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration aimed at freeing up billions in funds to build a wall along the country's border with Mexico.
Reuters. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:51:26 -0500.
Amazon.com Inc abruptly scrapped plans to build a major outpost in New York that could have created 25,000 jobs, blaming opposition from local leaders upset by the nearly $3 billion in incentives promised by state and city politicians.
Reuters. Thu, 14 Feb 2019 22:01:02 -0500.
'For Amazon, the commitment to build a new headquarters requires positive, collaborative relationships with state and local elected officials who will be supportive over the long-term.'
Entrepreneur Staff. Entrepreneur. Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:59:00 GMT.
The bureau wants to further remove the threat of legal liability for firms that test products benefiting consumers, but the attorneys general say the agency cannot provide immunity from state law.
American Banker. Thu, 14 Feb 2019 14:40:02 GMT.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is leading a high-level contingent seeking to build pressure on Tehran, but finding few takers among traditional allies.
David E. Sanger and Marc Santora. New York Times. Wed, 13 Feb 2019 17:48:15 GMT.
Environmental groups and the state of California had argued that the Trump administration overstepped its authority when it waived the environmental laws to build border barriers. A court disagrees.
Matthew S. Schwartz. NPR. Tue, 12 Feb 2019 06:38:56 -0500.
CANBERRA (AFP) - Australia formally signed a A$50 billion (S$48 billion) contract with France to build 12 state of the art submarines on Monday (Feb 11), a signal of the country's willingness to project power across the Pacific.
Straits Times. Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:48:44 +0800.
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The word state is a noun. State means (1) the way something is with respect to its main attributes, (2) a politically organized body of people under a single government, (3) the group of people comprising the government of a sovereign state, (4) the territory occupied by a nation, (5) the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation, (6) a state of depression or agitation, (7) (chemistry) the three traditional states of matter are solids (fixed shape and volume) and liquids (fixed volume and shaped by the container) and gases (filling the container).
State is also a verb that means (1) put before, (2) express in words, (3) indicate through a symbol, formula, etc..