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7 secrets about Washington, DC landmarks you probably didn’t know

Washington, DC is home to America’s most historical landmarks. These landmarks attract thousands of visitors, but also have secrets and interesting backstories. A hidden crypt, a “whispering gallery,” and moon rocks can be found in DC. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Following is a transcript of the video. […]
7 secrets about Washington, DC landmarks you probably didn’t know
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The surprising stories behind how every US state got its name

A state’s name can give a lot of backstory to the region’s history. Some states were named after the native tribes that lived in the land, while others were named after the kings and queens of the empires who sent explorers to colonize them. Wyoming got its name after a […]
The surprising stories behind how every US state got its name
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6 things that cost more in the US than they do abroad

Americans pay a less than consumers in many countries for myriad products, but they pay much more than their international counterparts for certain services. Education and healthcare are the two areas where citizens of the United States pay significantly more than people from almost any other nation. In many nations, […]
6 things that cost more in the US than they do abroad
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7 things that cost less in the US than they do abroad

Americans might pay more for college and healthcare than people in other countries, but there are plenty of things that are cheaper in the United States, too. If you live outside the US, expect to pay more for running shoes, blue jeans, and the newest iPhone, for example. Here are […]
7 things that cost less in the US than they do abroad
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11 things you’ll hardly ever see in the United States

America has plenty to offer, but there are many things you can only find outside the United States. They include food items like brown sauce and bizarre sports like sepak takraw. We chose 11 of our favourite things you usually won’t find in America. The United States has plenty of […]
11 things you’ll hardly ever see in the United States
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