Tue, 25 Jun 2019

Knoxville Times

Section

Johnson City Press- Key witness in Navy SEAL case stuns court by taking blame

SAN DIEGO When prosecutors called a special forces medic to testify, they expected him to bolster their case against a ...


Johnson City Press- Judge orders special prosecutor to examine Smollett probe

CHICAGO A judge appointed a special prosecutor Friday to investigate the decision by Cook County prosecutors to dismiss all charges ...


Johnson City Press- Airlines reroute flights after Iran downs US military drone

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) Airlines rerouted flights Friday to avoid airspace near the Strait of Hormuz after Iran shot ...


Johnson City Press- ETSU professor co-authors book on STEM in preschool classrooms

Dr. Alissa Lange from East Tennessee State University is co-author of the new book, Teaching STEM in the Preschool Classroom: ...


Business

Section

U.S. dollar reels in Asian session, euro challenging 1.1400

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks across the Asian region finished in the red on Tuesday.The widespread losses, all relatively modest except ...

Qatar pledges $3 billion in financial support for Pakistan

DOHA, Qatar - The tiny gas-rich nation of Qatar has pledged to invest a further $3 billion in the financially-stressed ...

Ireland to play key roles on energy efficiency commission

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoiseach Loe Varadkar is to be appointed Honorary Patron of the International Energy Agency (IEA)'s new Global ...

Taiwanese carrier takes delivery of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Taiwanese airline EVA Air has taken delivery of the first of its order for twenty ...

Myanmar leader and Asian Development Bank president in talks

BANGKOK, Thailand - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi met with Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao on Sunday ...

Fokker F28 aircraft put under scrutiny to advance safety research

RICHMOND, Virginia - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) has performed a crashworthiness test ...

Media

Section

Accountability in Kenya's media still needs attention. What can be done

In Kenya, there's growing debate about media accountability - that the media should act in the interests of the public ...

Omnicom Wins Top Holding Company Honors, Wieden Is Agency Of The Year At Cannes 06-24-2019

Cannes Lions wrapped on Friday with Omnicom taking home holding company of the year honors for the second year in ...

Futuristic HBO Series Is Obsessed With Trump 06-24-2019

A new six-part miniseries on HBO posits that Donald Trump will launch a nuclear missile at a disputed Chinese island. ...

As D2C Broadens, Analysts Zero In On Success Factors 06-24-2019

"We believe the most successful D2C brands are ones that offer the most disruption vs. the status quo," says one ...

ICO Gives Adland Six Months To Go Straight On RTB 06-24-2019

The ICO has taken a look at RTB, and the industry has six months to become GDPR-compliant. ...

Watch latest videos

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Knoxville Times.

More Information

International

Section
Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...


Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...


Social media ban in two states of Myannmar restricting communications

With "no media access" in parts of the country and "serious restrictions" on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on ...


Chicago federal court covicts pair for support of Islamic State

CHICAGO, Illinois - Two Chicago men are facing decades in jail after being convicted of conspiring to give material support ...


Human rights chief wants detained Venezuelan protesters freed

CARACAS, Venezuela - Speaking at the end of the first-ever official mission to Venezuela by a UN human rights chief, ...


Religious leaders and FBI discuss ways of making churches secure

Seven minutes, 24 seconds.That's how long it took a gunman who opened fire at a Baptist church in rural Sutherland ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

Knoxville Times Wire