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  • ** FILE ** A Metropolitan Police cruiser in downtown Washington (The Washington Times)

    Americans give peace a fighting chance

    Though Hollywood and the news media often portray the nation as a chaotic crucible of gangsters and crime, the U.S. is more "peaceful" now than in the past two decades, says the United States Peace Index.

  • With Mount Katahdin rising in the background, a school bus makes its rounds in Millinocket, Maine. The state is ranked the "most peaceful" in the nation, according to the first-ever United States Peace Index, a report by the Australia-based Institute of Economics and Peace. (Associated Press)

    Maine among 'most peaceful' states in U.S.

    Those who seek the proverbial peaceful life should head to Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Minnesota or North Dakota — the "most peaceful" states in the nation, says the first-ever United States Peace Index.

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