Aggregated Virginia News Articles
- Household Cavalry: Behind the scenes at Bodney camp
Join the mounted regiment at their annual summer camp as they swap London life for rural Norfolk.
BBC News. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 23:06:08 GMT.
- Stunned police pull over old Peugeot as the driver was sitting on an upturned BUCKET
The motorist was pulled over in King's Lynn, in Norfolk. Police say the driver of the car - believed to be a Peugeot 206 - was sitting on the bucket and used a pair of mole grips to steer his car.
Daily Mail. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 02:58:15 +0100.
- Toothless in Virginia: Pain relief for the uninsured of America
Toothless in Virginia: Pain relief for the uninsured of America.
BBC News. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 23:45:42 GMT.
- Protecting Confederate statue cost UNC $390,000 over year
North Carolina's flagship public university has spent nearly $400,000 protecting a Confederate monument from vandals in the year since violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, focused new attention on rebel symbols.
Fox Carolina. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 15:24:00 EDT.
- Giant hogweed plant burns unsuspecting teen landscaper
A Virginia teen is recovering from serious burns received after brushing against a plant during a landscaping job and experts hope a plant sample will confirm whether it was a toxic weed first confirmed in the state last month.
Fox News. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 18:36:22 GMT.
- Teen sent to burn unit after giant hogweed touches his face
Run-in with giant hogweed has landed a Virginia teen in a hospital with second- and third-degree burns
CBS News. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:45:18 +0000.
- Infant dies day after showing symptoms of meningitis, family says
The grieving family of a 4-month-old Virginia boy who died just one day after showing symptoms of meningitis is speaking out about vaccines after doctors reportedly told them that he was likely infected by an unvaccinated individual.
Alexandria Hein. Fox News. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:06:00 GMT.
- Virginia company to build $1.2 billion Panhandle wind farm
A Virginia-based company is going to build a $1.2 billion, 800 megawatt wind farm in the Texas Panhandle.
Rye Druzin, Staff Writer. Houston Chronicle. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:10:00 UTC.
- Report: Va. Tech Freshman Treated for Giant Hogweed Burns
The sap of a giant hogweed plant, a highly noxious weed originating from Asia, burned a 17-year-old incoming Virginia Tech freshman, who was released from the hospital Thursday after treatment.
Newsmax. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 18:08:46 EDT.
- Vietnam Vet With Dementia Found 400 Miles From Home
A Vietnam War veteran with dementia was found Wednesday in Pennsylvania 400 miles from his Virginia home after being reported missing Monday.
Newsmax. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 15:02:15 EDT.
- Lisa Page to testify before Congress on Friday
Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page will testify in a closed-door session with Congress on Friday and Monday, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, Virginia Republican, announced Thursday. Ms. ...
Jeff Mordock. Washington Times. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 14:22:15 -0400.
- Former Trump campaign boss Manafort no longer a 'VIP' as he gets new jail, prison jumpsuit
Manafort, 69, was transferred Thursday to the Alexandria Detention Center in Alexandria, Virginia, where the Republican strategist's first of two scheduled federal criminal trials is due to start July 25.
CNBC. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 17:44 GMT.
- Judge orders Manafort moved to jail closer to upcoming trials, but defense objects
A federal judge in Virginia on Tuesday ordered U.S. Marshals to move Paul Manafort from his rural Virginia jail to a detention facility in Alexandria, Va.
ABC News. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 19:49:13 -0400.
- Manafort asks judge to rescind order moving him to Alexandria
The former Trump campaign chairman had complained that his jailing in Northern Neck, Virginia was too far from his D.C.-area lawyers
CBS News. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 22:21:02 +0000.
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
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in Richmond, Virginia.
Virginia newspaper publishers
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names, descriptions, and
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