Aggregated Texas News Articles
- Texas woman's ex accused of fatally stabbing new boyfriend in front of her kids
Authorities say the suspect, who is the father of two of the woman's children, stabbed the new boyfriend in front of the kids.
ABC News. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:19:34 UTC.
- Councilman Says State Fair Needs to Pay Up for Security
More than 2 million people are expected to visit the State Fair of Texas. One Dallas city councilman says paying to make sure they're safe should not be the responsibility of taxpayers. Photo Credit: NBC 5 News.
Cory Smith. NBC. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 22:33:08 -0500.
- Astros hit 5 homers to end skid with 12-1 win over Rockies
HOUSTON (AP) - Evan Gattis and Tyler White hit two homers each, Yuli Gurriel added a two-run shot and the Houston Astros broke out of their offensive ...
Daily Mail. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 04:30:30 +0100.
- UTEP wins community impact award from Texas governor's office
The University of Texas at El Paso received an award for community service from Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's office.
Madlin Mekelburg, El Paso Times. El Paso Times. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 22:29:07 -0400.
- Cable guy shoots suspected robber in Houston neighborhood
An 18-year-old suspect was shot after he and another person tried to rob two cable repairmen in north Houston, police said.
WBTV - Charlotte, North Carolina. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 22:14:00 EDT.
- Man shot, killed in apparent robbery northwest Houston apartment
Three men fled the scene before the police arrived.
Jay R. Jordan, Houston Chronicle. Houston Chronicle. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:21:34 UTC.
- Cruz-O'Rourke Senate race may hold insight on future politics of Texas
Most political analysts can usually agree on one thing: Texas is a state that practically "bleeds red" and has, for decades.
Casey Stegall. Fox News. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT.
- Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4 Evening' game
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Evening" game were: 3-8-1-8, Sum It Up: 20 (three, eight, one, eight; Sum It Up: twenty)
By The Associated Press. San Antonio Express News. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 23:16:09 UTC.
- Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were: 8-8-0, Sum It Up: 16 (eight, eight, zero; Sum It Up: sixteen)
By The Associated Press. San Antonio Express News. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 23:16:08 UTC.
- Gang members in custody after pursuit through northeast Houston, 1 still at large
Police are still looking for at least one suspect.
Jay R. Jordan, Houston Chronicle. Houston Chronicle. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 22:51:15 UTC.
- Lufkin Homeowners Benefit from $23K Partnership Grant
LUFKIN, Texas - Lufkin nonprofit organization Neighborhood STRONG received $23K in grant funds from Austin Bank, Southside Bank, Citizens Ntl Bank & FHLB Dallas.
Business Wire. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 20:17:00 UTC.
- Daredevil motorcyclist performs 'Superman' stunt on busy Texas highway, video shows
A shocking video captured a motorcyclist performing stunts while riding on a San Antonio highway on Sunday.
Kathleen Joyce. Fox News. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 17:45:00 GMT.
- EIA in Texas Horses: Additional Cases Confirmed
Equine Disease Communication Center records indicate that officials have confirmed at least 20 cases of EIA in Texas horses so far this year. The post EIA in Texas Horses: Additional Cases Confirmed appeared first on The Horse.
Erica Larson, News Editor. The Horse. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:30:03 +0000.
- Texas Officials Were 'In Over Their Heads' When They Struck Deals With Opioid Lawyers
In Houston, Harris County officials agreed to pay the highest rate in the state to lawyers who filed opioid lawsuits on their behalf.
By Legal Newsline, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 05:53:00 -0400.
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
can be found here.
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