Aggregated Texas News Articles
- Dynegy Closes on Transaction to Purchase AES Corporation’s Interests in Zimmer and Miami Fort Facilities
HOUSTON - Dynegy closes on transaction to purchase AES Corporation's interests in Zimmer and Miami Fort facilities ...
Business Wire. Fri, 8 Dec 2017 21:30:00 UTC.
- A 100-year-old US riot only now being talked about
The Houston Riot of 1917 was one of the saddest chapters in the history of American race relations.
BBC News. Sat, 25 Nov 2017 22:40:34 GMT.
- US gun control: Jeff Sessions announces review into background checks
The review will assess how key facts about the Texas church gunman may not have been registered.
BBC News. Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:01:50 GMT.
- 'We choose life,' says pastor at 1st service since deadly Texas church shooting
Hundreds of people gathered in the tiny town of Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday to worship with surviving members of a church where a shooting rampage left more than two dozen people dead.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sun, 12 Nov 2017 14:16:48 EST.
- Bob Dylan's guitar sells for nearly $400K at Dallas auction
A guitar played by Bob Dylan at notable concerts in the 1970s has sold in the U.S. at auction for nearly $400,000.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sun, 12 Nov 2017 12:24:10 EST.
- Iowa Corn Yields Expected Down
Grain markets react to the latest yield estimates as Hurricane Harvey continues to barrel towards Texas. Outside markets anticipate this morning's Durable Goods/Orders reports, and the speech by Janet Yellen in Jackson Hole.
Paul Georgy. Farm Journal Media. Fri, 25 Aug 2017 10:28:00 GMT.
- Mark Cuban Thinks Dallas Is The Right Career Move For Millennials
Billionaire Mark Cuban thinks his city is the perfect spot for millennials. Here's why.
By Wes Gay, Under 30. Forbes. Fri, 28 Jul 2017 09:57:00 -0400.
- Learn From A Failure Named Lucky Whitehead About How To Keep Your Job
Following what has been a bizarre series of events, Dallas Cowboys receiver Lucky Whitehead finds himself looking for a new team in the NFL after being cut by the team this week. Is it unfair? You can declare that. ...
By Don Yaeger, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:23:00 -0400.
- Mars mission astronauts rehearse water landings off Texas
NASA astronauts training for a possible mission to Mars have been practicing water maneuvers in a mock-up Orion space capsule in the Gulf of Mexico
Yahoo. Fri, 14 Jul 2017 11:38:49 -0400.
- Feeling the Magic at Renowned Texas Park
As national parks traveler Mikah Meyer continued exploring the numerous national park sites within the vast state of Texas, he's been overwhelmed by the beauty of Big Bend National Park and the Rio Grande Wild & Scenic River. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 11 May 2017 21:00:13 -0400.
- Square Feet: The Super Bowl Returns to a Transformed Houston
The city, which was hit hard by slumping oil prices, has overhauled its night life, infrastructure and parks in hopes of becoming a world-class destination.
Dave Montgomery. New York Times. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 15:21:33 GMT.
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- Catching Up With the Matriarch Behind Beyoncé and Solange
Tina Knowles Lawson remains the inspiration for the chart-topping daughters she raised while running a hair salon in Houston.
Alex Hawgood. New York Times. Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:00:03 GMT.
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- Readout of the Vice President’s Meeting with Newly Elected Governors
This afternoon, Vice President Biden hosted newly elected governors from Alaska, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, and Texas for a working lunch at the White House. ...
The White House. The White House. Fri, 05 Dec 2014 22:46:00 +0000.
- Readout of the President’s Call with Texas Officials
The President on Friday afternoon convened a call with Texas Governor Rick Perry, Texas Health Commissioner Dr. ...
The White House. The White House. Fri, 07 Nov 2014 22:14:00 +0000.
Texas Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Texas as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||27,862,596||1.58|
|July 1, 2015||27,429,639||1.80|
|July 1, 2014||26,944,751||1.78|
|July 1, 2013||26,473,525||1.54|
|July 1, 2012||26,071,655||1.66|
|July 1, 2011||25,646,389||1.59|
|July 1, 2010||25,244,310|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Texas was 25,145,561.
In 2008, the estimated population of Texas was 24,326,974, whereas
in 2006, the population of Texas was about 23,367,534.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Texas' demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Texas
web page. For maps of Texas,
visit this Texas Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Austin, Texas.
Texas newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Texas
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