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2015-03-26 12:25:51

The Villages, Fla., Nation's Fastest-Growing Metro Area for Second Year in a Row WASHINGTON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Florida was home to the nation's fastest growing metro

2014-04-24 16:24:05

POPULATION GROWTH PRIMARY FACTOR IN TEXAS SPRAWL DALLAS, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the nation's largest Earth Day exposition this weekend at the Texas State

2014-03-27 12:23:24

WASHINGTON, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Oil- and gas-rich areas in and near the Great Plains contained many of the fastest-growing areas in the U.S. last year, according to U.S.

2011-09-15 20:31:14

In the next 20 years, more than 590,000 square miles of land globally — more than twice the size of Texas — will be gobbled up by cities, a trend that shows no signs of stopping and one that could pose threats on several levels.

2009-06-17 10:48:00

Outlying Counties Grew Faster Than Central Counties Between 2000 and 2007 WASHINGTON, June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Outlying counties in metropolitan statistical areas grew faster than central counties between 2000 and 2007, according to a Census Bureau report released today.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'