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15 foods Americans eat that British people find disgusting

British users on Quora were asked which commonly eaten foods in America they found unappealing, strange, or downright impossible to understand. Items like Twinkies and Cheez Whiz made the list, as did national favourite foods like Kraft Mac & Cheese. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Twinkies. Corn dogs. Peanut […]
15 foods Americans eat that British people find disgusting
Lifestyle

STUDY: It’s Surprisingly Tough For Foreign College Students To Make American Friends

[credit provider=”Flickr / *Zephyrance – don’t wake me up.” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/zephyrance/3742291177/in/photostream/”] College is a time for making new friends, but international students are struggling to build meaningful friendships with the typical American student.A new study released today in the Journal of International and Intercultural Communication revealed that nearly 40 per cent […]
STUDY: It’s Surprisingly Tough For Foreign College Students To Make American Friends
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Immigrants Are Dominating America’s Jobs Recovery

[credit provider=”Pew Hispanic centre” url=”http://www.pewhispanic.org/files/2012/03/PHC-labour-report-FINAL_3-21-12.pdf”] Jobs growth during the recovery, measured by Pew Hispanic centre from the fourth quarter of 2009 to the fourth quarter of 2011, has been better for immigrants.Job growth among the foreign born was almost three times greater.
Immigrants Are Dominating America’s Jobs Recovery
Lifestyle

In New York, Affluent Foreigners Are More Likely To Send Their Kids To Public School

[credit provider=”Flickr via edenpictures” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/edenpictures/1326778930/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] In New York, where some private schools are now more expensive than Harvard, going the public school path might make sense for economic reasons alone.But among the city’s affluent parents, foreign-born New Yorkers are more likely to put their children in public school, reports Kirk […]
In New York, Affluent Foreigners Are More Likely To Send Their Kids To Public School
Lifestyle

Meet The Growing Number Of Americans Who Want To Move Abroad

[credit provider=”justinwyne” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/justinwyne/1731579257/”] A growing number of Americans is thinking about turning expat, according to a survey by America Wave and Zogby International.The share of Americans planning to relocate increased to 2.5 per cent from 0.8 per cent in 2009. If this number describes the entire population, that means around […]
Meet The Growing Number Of Americans Who Want To Move Abroad
Markets

This Is Why You Should Sell Your Home To A Foreigner

[credit provider=”emilio labrador” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/3059349393/3638963268/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] If you’ve been trying to sell your place, think about going international … as in finding a foreign buyer because these non-U.S. citizens actually want your home. Internationals flooded the market in the 12 months ending in March, having spent $82 billion on  American homes and […]
This Is Why You Should Sell Your Home To A Foreigner