Savannah-Chatham police arrested 17-year-old Tanaiveon Johnson Thursday for the shooting death of an 18-year-old man on Bee Road that occurred last week.
UNITED NATIONS — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Donald Trump “deranged” and said in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will “pay dearly” for his threats.
A judge on Thursday sentenced Antonio “Tony” Griffin to life plus 10 years in prison for the murder of a 15-year-old in what the judge said was “as cold-blooded as any killing I have ever seen in this courtroom.”
On Thursday, the Savannah Economic Development Authority announced that three companies — ONL-RBW Logistics, Distribution Services International, Inc. (DSI) and ICON Health &Fitness — will expand their local footprints, bringing another 90 jobs and $42 million in investment to Pooler.
Richard A. Estus, John R. Paddison and David E. Paddison will be the honored laureates at the organization’s 18th annual Savannah Business Hall of Fame, sponsored by Junior Achievement of Georgia-Coastal Region, along with Colonial Group, Inc.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The sky was darkening Thursday afternoon as 10-year-old Sarah Jimenez laid out three plastic buckets on her grandmother’s patio in hopes of capturing rainwater.
The Chatham Parkway exit at eastbound Interstate 16 is closed due to an accident, according to Savannah-Chatham police.
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The Savananh-Chatham police department’s SWAT unit is serving a search warrant at the Edgewater Trace apartment complex on Abercorn Street near Truman Parkway.
NEW YORK — Facebook will provide the contents of 3,000 ads bought by a Russian agency to congressional investigators, bowing to pressure that it be more forthcoming with information that could shed light on possible interference in the 2016 presidential election.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Rescuers fanned out to reach stunned victims Thursday after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, knocking out electricity to the entire island and triggering landslides and floods.
A Savannah man under indictment for criminal attempt to commit murder in 2015 on Wednesday was indicted for aggravated assault on a peace officer and related offenses against officers trying to arrest him in May 2016.
Metro Savannah set a record in August for total jobs, reaching 181,500 for the first time, according to State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is considering a further reduction in the number of refugees allowed into the United States as the administration works to re-shape American immigration policy, officials say.
NEW YORK — After becoming a global icon and one of the world’s best-selling singers of all-time, Shania Twain had to utter the scariest five words a vocalist would ever hear: “I may never sing again.”
Jimmy Kimmel sharply criticized U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy on his late-night show, saying the Louisiana Republican “lied right to my face” by going back on his word to ensure any health care overhaul passes a test named for the host.
UNITED NATIONS — Iran’s president warned Wednesday that his country will “respond decisively” to any violation of the agreement that reins in its nuclear program and called U.S. President Donald Trump’s “ignorant, absurd and hateful rhetoric” about Iran unfit for the United Nations.
A Guyton man has been arrested in a child pornography case.