Aggregated Virginia News Articles
- Congressman's Staffers: He Made Us Pick Up Laundry, Groceries, Dog Poop
Several staff members working for Virginia freshman GOP Rep. Tom Garrett have resigned, complaining that he and his wife turned them into personal servants.
Newsmax. Sat, 26 May 2018 12:41:00 EDT.
- Judge denies Manafort motion to throw out charges of lying
Citing family member's medical procedure, a federal judge in Virginia delays trial of President Donald Trump's campaign chairman, Paul Manafort.
WDRB - Louisville, Kentucky. Sat, 26 May 2018 09:36:00 EDT.
- Video of police fatal shooting of naked man raises questions, family says
The family of a young, black Virginia man who was fatally shot by police while naked and unarmed said the release of body-camera footage Friday answered some of their questions about what happened but raised even more.
Bradford Betz. Fox News. Sat, 26 May 2018 10:30:00 GMT.
- Thousands of Flags Honor the Fallen at Arlington National Cemetery
Thousands of flags wave proudly this weekend at tombstones in Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia, just outside Washington. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 26 May 2018 02:00:00 -0400.
- Family: Virginia police shooting video raises more...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The family of a young, black Virginia man who was fatally shot by police while naked and unarmed said the release of body-camera ...
Daily Mail. Sat, 26 May 2018 03:55:23 +0100.
- Body camera footage shows police fatally shoot naked man
Police tased and then fatally shot a naked man after a confrontation on a Virginia highway.
ABC News. Fri, 25 May 2018 18:04:51 -0400.
- Judge delays Manafort trial due to family medical procedure
A federal judge in Virginia has delayed the trial of President Donald Trump's campaign chairman, Paul Manafort.
CNBC. Fri, 25 May 2018 19:32 GMT.
- Sheep gets stuck on Norfolk river bridge... again
The "wooly wanderer" followed in the hoofsteps of a flockmate which got trapped in the same place.
BBC News. Fri, 25 May 2018 16:07:32 GMT.
- Virginia congressional primary will be a test for an establishment Democrat, as party seeks to flip the House
Before Virginia Democrats can pop the victory champagne, they first need to decide what kind of candidate, and race, they want to run.
Yahoo. Thu, 24 May 2018 17:10:10 -0400.
- A startling abduction at a Virginia Walmart wasn't what it seemed
An alleged abduction in a Walmart parking lot was a hoax, Virginia police said.
ABC News. Thu, 24 May 2018 14:38:03 -0400.
- Man accused of shooting crossbow, gun at another driver
A New York man is accused of stopping a driver at a Virginia intersection and shooting a crossbow at him, before firing several rounds at the driver with a gun.
Fox News. Thu, 24 May 2018 07:44:38 GMT.
- Mike Page: 'My life taking photos over Norfolk and Suffolk'
Photographer Mike Page has created a unique aerial archive of East Anglia from the skies.
BBC News. Thu, 24 May 2018 06:04:15 GMT.
- 'I Hope This Will Set A Precedent,' Says Trans Teen Who Won Case Over Bathroom Access
Gavin Grimm was a high school student in Virginia when his local school board denied him access to the boys' bathroom. His case has stretched for years; now a federal judge has decided in his favor.
Camila Domonoske. NPR. Wed, 23 May 2018 16:47:00 -0400.
- Gavin Grimm, Transgender Teen in Bathroom Dispute, Backed By Courts
Gavin Grimm, the transgender teen from Virginia who fought all the way to the Supreme Court for the right to use the bathroom at his high school that corresponded with his gender identity, got a favorable ruling from a U.S. judge Tuesday.
Newsmax. Wed, 23 May 2018 13:43:28 EDT.
Virginia Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Virginia as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||8,411,808||0.53|
|July 1, 2015||8,367,587||0.60|
|July 1, 2014||8,317,372||0.66|
|July 1, 2013||8,262,692||0.86|
|July 1, 2012||8,192,048||1.01|
|July 1, 2011||8,110,035||1.05|
|July 1, 2010||8,025,773|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Virginia was 8,001,024.
In 2008, the estimated population of Virginia was 7,769,089, whereas
in 2006, the population of Virginia was about 7,628,347.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Virginia's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Virginia
web page. For maps of Virginia,
visit this Virginia Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Richmond, Virginia.
Virginia newspaper publishers
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names, descriptions, and
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