Aggregated Virginia News Articles
- Virginia airline founder charged with fraud, tax evasion
A Virginia man who founded the defunct airline People Express has been indicted on fraud and tax evasion charges
ABC News. Wed, 22 May 2019 10:00:57 -0400.
- Somali ex-colonel who was driving for Uber in Virginia is found responsible for torture
Yusuf Abdi Ali was found responsible by the civil jury in the DC suburb of Alexandria, which on Tuesday delivered the $500,000 verdict against him after three days of deliberations.
Daily Mail. Wed, 22 May 2019 13:58:40 GMT.
- Rep. Abigail Spanberger introduces bill to protect 5G from foreign threats
Democratic Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger of Virginia joins CBSN to talk about her new bill to protect 5G technology from foreign threats. The legislation aims to limit Chinese company Huawei's influence on 5G.
CBS News. Wed, 22 May 2019 08:05:16 -0400.
- Infanticide bills put Democratic governors on hot seat
After Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam described what would happen to a baby born alive after a botched abortion, Republican legislatures began sending infanticide bills to Democratic governors daring them to use their veto pens. ...
Valerie Richardson. Washington Times. Tue, 21 May 2019 20:34:51 -0400.
- Virginia Uber driver was Somali war criminal - jury
Thirty-one years after he was left for dead, one of the taxi-driver's victims has his day in court.
BBC News. Tue, 21 May 2019 22:08:20 GMT.
- 900-pound Virginia man has hearing in loading dock, pleads guilty from ambulance
A 900-pound Virginia man pleaded guilty in a cocaine conspiracy case from inside an ambulance during a hearing the loading dock of a federal courthouse on Tuesday.
Ann Schmidt. Fox News. Tue, 21 May 2019 22:02:13 GMT.
- 900-lb. man pleads guilty in drug case while in ambulance
A Virginia man who weighs more than 900 pounds has pleaded guilty in a cocaine conspiracy case during a hearing held in a courthouse loading zone as he lay on a stretcher inside an ambulance
ABC News. Tue, 21 May 2019 17:00:12 -0400.
- Fortune 500: Which Virginia Companies Make The List In 2019
A Northern Virginia county claimed 10 companies on the Fortune 500 list, which ranks the top companies in the U.S.
Emily Leayman. Patch. Tue, 21 May 2019 14:40:30 -0400.
- How Bay Bank's former CEO plans to double the size of a Virginia bank
Can a new board, a new team and new tech reinvigorate the Northern Virginia community bank?
Andy Medici. American City Business Journals. Tue, 21 May 2019 12:13:43 +0000.
- Virginia software startup to expand, create 40 jobs
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - A Virginia software startup is expanding its operations and adding 40 new jobs. Blacksburg-based Ozmo builds software used in troubleshooting problems with cellphones and other devices. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 21 May 2019 05:06:01 -0400.
- Could Hemp Join Tobacco As Top Virginia Cash Crop?
Hemp, which has commercial uses in textiles, animal feed and health products, could be a top Virginia crop as demand for tobacco wanes.
Deb Belt. Patch. Sat, 18 May 2019 19:33:05 -0400.
- 1780 Alexander Hamilton letter was stolen more than 74 years ago; now give it back
A 1780 Alexander Hamilton letter stolen more than 74 years ago in Boston has resurfaced in Virginia.
Robert Gearty. Fox News. Sat, 18 May 2019 19:15:15 GMT.
- Journal Sentinel owner wins proxy fight
The McLean, Virginia-based owner of the Milwaukee Journal and several other Wisconsin news publications appears to have held off a hedge fund-led hostile takeover bid.
American City Business Journals. Fri, 17 May 2019 20:03:12 +0000.
- Nova Scotia woman 'played dead' during knife attack on Virginia trail
A Nova Scotia woman suffered multiple stab wounds and an American man was killed in an attack by a man allegedly wielding a knife on a Virginia hiking trail. ...
CBC News. Thu, 16 May 2019 05:00:00 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
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