Latest from Tara Bahrampour

Independent report finds no obvious problems with the 2020 Census

But the task force says more information is needed to assess its quality.
  • Sep 14, 2021

How one facility east of the river offers older adults welcome support and new friendship

The first adult day health center east of the Anacostia River offers community to seniors with memory issues or other disabilities.
  • Sep 13, 2021

Teen arrested in high school shooting in Prince William, police say

Police said shots were fired during fight over money; two nearby teenagers were injured.
  • Sep 4, 2021

Census data shows widening diversity; number of White people falls for first time

The first detailed race and ethnicity breakdown from the 2020 count shows a country that has become more multiracial and more racially and ethnically diverse, especially among those 18 and under.
  • Aug 12, 2021

All population growth in U.S. driven by minorities, upcoming census data is likely to reveal

Census redistricting numbers are likely to show that Whites are shrinking in numbers and now make up less than 60 percent of the population, most children are not White, and suburbs are growing more diverse.
  • Aug 10, 2021

Your questions about the 2020 Census, answered

The Census Bureau’s second major release from the 2020 count will provide a detailed look at demographic changes across the United States over the past decade, down to the neighborhood level.
  • Aug 9, 2021

Government to release census numbers on race and ethnicity on Aug. 12

The data is used by states for the decennial drawing of congressional and legislative districts.
  • Aug 5, 2021

Teens around the world are lonelier than a decade ago. The reason may be smartphones.

The largest increases occurred in Slavic, Baltic, English-speaking and Latin American countries.
  • Jul 20, 2021

Marching for Pride, retirees recall an era when being gay was forbidden

A generation that lost friends to AIDS is now incorporating they/them pronouns into conversation.
  • Jun 21, 2021