The Houston Chronicle is the largest daily newspaper in Texas, headquartered in the Houston Chronicle Building located at 801 Texas Avenue, Houston, TX. As of March 2008, it is the ninth-largest newspaper by circulation in the United States. The Chronicle's first edition was published on October 14, 1901. At the end of its first month in operation, the Chronicle had a circulation of 4,378 — roughly one tenth of the population of Houston at the time. Within the first year of operation, the paper purchased and consolidated the Daily Herald. The Chronicle is owned and operated by the Hearst Corporation. The Chronicle has bureaus in Washington, D.C. and Austin. The publisher of the Chronicle is Jack Sweeney and the editor is Jeff Cohen. The Houston Chronicle has a large circulation; Monday through Friday 369,710, Saturday, 346,979, and Sunday, 911,564.