Delaware

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AP News
September 24, 2019 - 3:31 pm
The Delaware Division of Forensic Science is testing a partial human skull discovered behind a gas station this summer. Read more here.
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CNN
September 24, 2019 - 11:29 am
An examination of previously untested sexual assault kits in Delaware has led police to a man responsible for seven Wilmington rapes over a span of about five years, the state's Justice Department said.
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Mike DeNardo
September 17, 2019 - 5:46 pm
The pilot of a twin engine plane that crashed last month in Delaware told flight controllers that a door popped open before takeoff, according to a preliminary report by the National Transportation Safety Board.
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Wilmington Blue Rocks' Tyler Hill
Wilmington Blue Rocks
Matt Leon
August 31, 2019 - 8:00 am
Tyler Hill has spent the last month with the High-A Wilmington Blue Rocks after joining the Kansas City Royals organization, and he has enjoyed being back in his home state.
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Antionette Lee
August 18, 2019 - 10:55 am
UPDATED: Aug. 19, 11:15 a.m. ___ NEW CASTLE, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration are investigating a plane crash that left two people dead in Delaware Sunday morning. The plane crashed in a wooded area off of Route 7. URGENT: In #...
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Croda Inc., in New Castle located at the base of the Delaware Memorial Bridge had a toxic release leaking ethylene oxide, an extremely flammable gas, from a tank on the site, causing the bridge to be shut down for several hours on Sunday night.
Jennifer Corbett/The News Journal
August 13, 2019 - 9:37 am
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Delaware environmental officials are updating residents about actions taken by a chemical plant owner since a gas leak last year temporarily closed the Delaware Memorial Bridge one of the busiest travel days of the year. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental...
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Beatrice Warren-Curtis, who went by her middle name, Nicole, was a 2000 graduate of Delcastle Technical High School in Wilmington.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
August 06, 2019 - 7:10 am
WILMINGTON, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The flags outside of Delcastle Technical High School in Wilmington, Del., are at half-staff for the nine people killed in a mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio, on Saturday. One of those victims, Beatrice Warren-Curtis, who went by her middle name, Nicole, was a 2000...
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This tree, in a Newark, Delaware, neighborhood, was struck by lightning.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
August 02, 2019 - 6:53 am
UPDATED: 8:09 a.m. NEWARK, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — Two Delaware men are in the hospital, one is in critical condition, after they were hurt during a lightning strike yesterday. It seemed like a nice summer afternoon on Medley Drive in the Harmony Woods neighborhood of Newark. A man with his friend...
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Authorities say two people have been shot inside the ManorCare nursing home in Wilmington, Delaware.
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John McDevitt
July 20, 2019 - 3:53 pm
Wilmington, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities say two people have been shot inside the ManorCare nursing home in Wilmington, Delaware. State police say there is no immediate threat to the public at this time. The condition of the two victims is currently unknown. The incident, authorities day,...
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Marijuana plant
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Dan Wing
June 08, 2019 - 10:01 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Medical marijuana has been legal in Delaware for nearly a decade, but the 'First State' is now one step closer to approving weed for recreational purposes too. The goal of bill sponsors is to keep pot out of the hands of minors. The bill got approval from the...
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