UNITED NATIONS — North Korea’s top diplomat said Monday that President Donald Trump’s tweet that leader Kim Jong Un “won’t be around much longer” was a declaration of war against his country by the United States.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is indulging in his favorite kind of drama — personal, aggressive, culturally volatile and entirely of his own making.
WASHINGTON — Conservative Sen. Rand Paul remained opposed Monday to the Republican bill repealing the Obama health care law despite fresh revisions, darkening White House and GOP leaders’ hopes of staving off defeat in a Senate showdown this week.
A Knoxville youth league football referee has been charged with aggravated assault after pulling a pocket knife during an argument with a coach at a game over the weekend, according to court records.
Recently, I located a Nov. 17, 1939, football program between the Erwin Blue Devils and Johnson City High (Science Hill High School). It was held at Gentry Stadium in Erwin. I am hoping a reader will inform me who won.
On June 23, 1903, surrounded by his living children in his beautiful home two miles west of Johnson City, 92-year-old Isaac DeVault of Piney Flats, took his final breath.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has signed a proclamation imposing strict new restrictions on travelers from a handful of countries, including five that were covered by his expiring travel ban. Administration officials say the new measures are required to keep the nation safe.
WASHINGTON — Top Republicans are adding money to their staggering effort to repeal the Obama health care law and say they’re pushing toward a climactic Senate faceoff this week. Yet their path to succeeding in their last-gasp effort has grown narrower, perhaps impossible.
BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel was embarking Monday on a complicated quest to form a new government for Europe’s biggest economy and find answers to the rise of a nationalist, anti-migrant party.
IRBIL, Iraq — Iraqi Kurds were casting ballots on Monday in Iraq’s Kurdish region and disputed territories on whether to support independence from Baghdad in a historic but non-binding vote that has raised regional tensions and fears of instability.
NASHVILLE — The pastor shouted “Run, run, gunshots!” and congregants hid under pews or in bathrooms as a masked man armed with two guns opened fire at a Tennessee church, killing one person and wounding six before being subdued.
In an effort to promote college awareness and access, the faculty at Science Hill High School will participate in a school-wide effort to get students ready for the college application process during College Application Exploration Week from Sept. 25-29.
Johnson City police arrested a man early Sunday who was wanted in Virginia, but only after he tried to elude officers.
"What we're doing is we want to create a community work space where we can teach the people around us how to work with tools that they may not have experience with or exposure to," said Thomas. "I kind of grew up around this stuff but I see it generationally, it's not really something people know how to do anymore. So that's what kind of what stemmed the desire to start something like this."
Sometimes, bingo and trivia are the way to go.