Throwback country baritone Josh Turner is coming back to Roanoke.
From the moment that COVID-19 forced the closure of U.S. schools, warnings rang out about the toll on children from being shut out of the classroom. Now, as most school districts promise a full return in the fall, some are also surprisingly preserving the online option — with the country’s two largest testing out contrary approaches.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered his government to be prepared for both dialogue and confrontation with the Biden administration — but more for confrontation — state media reported Friday, days after the United States and others urged the North to abandon its nuclear program and return to talks.
The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 topped 600,000 on Tuesday, even as the vaccination drive has drastically brought down daily cases and fatalities.
In Tennessee and North Carolina, demand for the COVID-19 vaccine has slowed down so much that they have given millions of doses back to the federal government, even though less than half of their total populations are vaccinated.
JERUSALEM (AP) — In what appear to be the final days of his historic 12-year rule, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is not leaving the political stage quietly.
"You’re just in a dark room, hoping you make it through the night."
When Sen. Jennifer McClellan announced her candidacy for governor, Black, Asian, Latina and Indigenous women across the commonwealth knew that…
Garth Brooks has revealed that he was "scared to death" about making a return to country music after a lengthy career break during the 2000s.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Former Vice President Mike Pence says that he isn’t sure that he and former President Donald Trump will ever see “eye to eye” over what happened on Jan. 6 but that he would “always be proud of what we accomplished for the American people over the last four years.”
Recently the Bristol Herald Courier printed an editorial from the Roanoke Times titled “Biden Seems to go All-in on Appalachian Renewal.”
Since Gov. Northam signed the Virginia Clean Economy Act (VCEA) in 2020, the commonwealth is beginning to meet the enormous challenges posed b…
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The OPEC oil cartel and allied producing countries plan to restore 2.1 million barrels per day of crude production, balancing fears that COVID-19 outbreaks in some countries will sap demand against surging energy needs in recovering economies.
Negative attitudes about people with larger body sizes or higher weight are consistent across Australia, Canada, France, Germany, the UK and the US.
The OPEC oil cartel and allied producing countries have confirmed plans to up crude production. Recovering oil prices have meant higher costs for motorists in the US.
Nita is around 1 year and 50lbs. She came to us on 5/22 from a neighboring country facility. She does... View on PetFinder
Sitka is around 6 months old. He came to us in 5/22 from a neighboring country facility. He does well... View on PetFinder
Kenai is 6 months old. He came to us on 5-22 from a neighboring country facility. He does well with... View on PetFinder
Tony is 1year and 60lbs. We pulled Tony fine a neighboring country facility on 5/13. He does well with other... View on PetFinder
Amazon is planning to recruit 10,000 more staff in the U.K. Amazon's total U.K. workforce will exceed 55,000 by the end of 2021, making it one…
Not that the subject has ever been easy. No, as has often been noted in this space, this country has been positively Herculean in its effort t…