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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Rising US income inequality hits state tax revenue and threatens budgets

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 10:17pm by AP

    ... compounded the pressure on states to preserve funding for education, highways and social programmes. Their investments in education and infrastructure have also fuelled economic growth. Yet ...

  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Voters in northern Californian counties consider forming 51st state

    Posted May 29th 2014, 09:46pm by AP

    ... does not have a county-by-county comparison of what each contributes in state revenue versus what it receives. But the loss of millions of dollars for everything from infrastructure to schools ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    The US$185m New York tunnel to nowhere

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 10:31pm by AP

    ... Superstorm Sandy relief money for the planned flood-resistant access tunnel, calling it mitigation to protect infrastructure from future storms. He argued it would have to be built now because ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    30 hurt as train derails and shoots up escalator at Chicago airport

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 01:38am by NYT

    ... said Chris Bushell, chief infrastructure officer for the CTA. While there was some structural damage to the platform as well, "the stairs look solid and the majority of the rest ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Oilfield city of Williston, North Dakota, has highest rents in US

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 08:58pm by AP

    ... and infrastructure are there," said Pam Winter, Apartment Guide's Regional Sales Executive for North Dakota. "Projects that will be 300 units by the end of the year are looking to be 800 ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama budget aims to aid Democrats in November congressional elections

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 09:03pm by AFP

    ... responsibility". "It includes fully paid-for investments in infrastructure, job training, preschool and pro-work tax cuts," she said. "At the same time, it reduces deficits and strengthens ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Adviser to US government on foreign investment quits over link to Huawei

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 09:15am by AP

    ... country." The case highlights the ongoing fractious relationship between the US government and Huawei, China's leading developer of telephone and internet infrastructure, which has been ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Hurricane Sandy dumped 41b litres of raw sewage into waterways

    Posted May 02nd 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... the report exposed yet another risk factor to America's crumbling infrastructure, due to climate change. New York authorities have been working for years to reinforce the city's subway ... tide mark, it was time to look at waste-treatment plants. "Our sewage infrastructure isn't built to withstand such surges and we are putting our property, safety and lives at risk ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama vows action against North Korea, flags missile defence upgrade

    Posted Feb 14th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... on Tuesday. In his state-of-the-union speech, Obama also urged Congress to pass laws to protect the country's critical infrastructure from cyberattacks, which are a growing concern to the economy ... threats". He signed an executive order on cybersecurity that calls for voluntary reporting of threats to US infrastructure. The National Institute of Standards and Technology now has a year ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Bad blood that could taint a deal to end US debt crisis

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... overhaul, a water infrastructure package- and predict they will do it this time, too. "They've been able to make deals when it counts," said Senator Amy Klobuchar. "Through all ...




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