Delaware

In this March 6, 2018 file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at a rally in Collier, Pa.
Gene J. Puskar/AP Photo, File
April 29, 2019 - 12:07 pm
By Marc Levy, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — By picking Pennsylvania for his first campaign speech of the presidential race, Joe Biden is signaling he hopes to own what may be the 2020 election's toughest battleground. Planting a flag in Pennsylvania makes sense for the longtime former...
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kissing bug
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Dan Wing
April 24, 2019 - 10:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed that a bug with a bite that can lead to serious cardiac and gastrointestinal complications, or even death if the person bitten goes without treatment, has been found in Delaware. A family in Kent County...
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Former vice president Joe Biden talks with officials after speaking at a rally in support of striking Stop & Shop workers in Boston, Thursday, April 18, 2019.
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Pat Loeb
April 19, 2019 - 12:31 pm
WASHINGTON (AP/KYW Newsradio) — Former Vice President Joe Biden is expected to join the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential race next week. The decision answers one of the most significant outstanding questions of the early presidential primary season, which has already seen announcements from 18...
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Gov. John Carney signed the bill to raise the legal age from 18 to 21 to purchase cigarettes and tobacco products in Delaware.
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David Madden
April 17, 2019 - 2:05 pm
DOVER, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The state of Delaware will soon raise the legal age from 18 to 21 to purchase cigarettes and tobacco products. Gov. John Carney signed the bill with several young people present. Officials hope teenagers will benefit from the change, some estimating it could help...
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The National Weather Service confirmed that an EF-2 tornado hit Sussex County, Del., early Monday morning.
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Dan Wing
April 16, 2019 - 7:09 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The National Weather Service in Mount Holly, N.J., has confirmed that it was indeed a tornado that ripped through parts of Sussex County, Delaware, early Monday morning. Officials say an EF-2 Tornado did touch down around 3:38 a.m. Monday in the Laurel and Seaford...
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United States Sen. Chris Coons speaks at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival on the Great Lawn in Central Park, NY, on September 29, 2018.
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Dan Wing
March 30, 2019 - 12:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Among the many politicians and Americans calling for a full release of the Mueller Report is Delaware Senator Chris Coons. Senator Coons says his initial reaction to the 4-page summary of the finding of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation was one of relief...
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psychiatrist with client
Dreamstime
March 06, 2019 - 8:54 am
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware psychiatrist has lost his medical license after being accused of having sex with his patients, keeping unlicensed guns in his office and repeatedly prescribing drugs in a careless manner in the years since he sexually abused two girls. The News Journal of Wilmington...
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Delaware Memorial Bridge.
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David Madden
February 20, 2019 - 12:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Delaware River and Bay Authority has again approved a toll increase for drivers on the Delaware Memorial Bridge. The first one, approved in December, was vetoed by New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy because the revenue raised went to projects not deemed to be necessary...
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New Jersey Attorney General, Gurbir S. Grewal
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Tim Jimenez
February 19, 2019 - 6:35 am
UPDATED: 7:45 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Delaware and New Jersey are joining 14 other states to sue the Trump administration. They're trying to stop the president's declaration of a national emergency to build a border wall. The states' attorneys general argue the president is disregarding...
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Governor John Carney gives his State of the State Address in the Senate Chambers.
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David Madden
January 17, 2019 - 5:14 pm
DOVER, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — Delaware Gov. John Carney highlighted accomplishments during the first two years of his administration during his annual State of the State message in Dover. From the economy to public education and safety, Carney insists the First State is “strong and getting stronger...
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