Tag: Population growth and decline

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MONTPELIER, Vt. — Since he took office last year, Vermont Gov. Phil Scott has been warning of the challenges posed by the state's aging...
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RYDER, N.D. — Officials have created a fund to ensure the preservation of a 110-year-old cemetery in a small community in central North Dakota. ...
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JUNEAU, Alaska — Alaska's population declined for the first time in 29 years as the state's oil-driven recession continued through 2017. ...
Syrian insurgents in counteroffensive in northwestern area

BEIRUT — Syrian insurgent groups launched a counteroffensive Thursday against government forces advancing toward a major rebel-held air base in the country's northwest Idlib...
African elephant, hippo, rhino populations shrink in wartime

WASHINGTON — War is hell for wildlife, too. A new study finds that wartime is the biggest threat to Africa's elephants, rhinos, hippos and...
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JACKSON, Miss. — When it comes to Mississippi's economy and population growth, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said Monday that things aren't so bad. ...
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MITCHELL, S.D. — South Dakota's population growth last year was slightly ahead of the national rate, and better than the rates of neighboring states,...
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ST. PAUL, Minn. — Census Bureau estimates say more people moved to Minnesota than moved out of the state last year. ...
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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi Arabia's King Salman has authorized a range of bonuses and payouts for citizens, including a monthly payment of 1,000...
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MADISON, Wis. — New census numbers show Wisconsin's population grew slightly in the last fiscal year. ...

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