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May 04, 2019 - 9:39 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Newark Police say a man pretending to be a driver for a ride-hailing service held a woman at knifepoint and sexually assaulted her near the University of Delaware. Authorities say the 21-year-old victim was walking near South Chapel Street and Delaware Avenue around...
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Danny Rocco is in his second season as head football coach at the University of Delaware.
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Matt Leon
October 31, 2018 - 3:50 pm
NEWARK, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The surging Delaware Blue Hens, now ranked as high as No. 13 in the Football Championship Subdivision polls, will look for a fifth straight win on Saturday when they visit Albany. Delaware (6-2; 4-1 CAA) is coming off an impressive victory this past weekend over then...
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October 30, 2018 - 11:13 am
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A University of Delaware football player is charged with assaulting a 77-year-old driver who struck his mother. Lt. Andrew Rubin with Newark police tells news outlets the man's car struck Sakeena Pickett as she crossed a street outside of a crosswalk Saturday. Police say the...
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Mark Abrams
September 26, 2018 - 4:45 pm
NEWARK, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — Two grad students suffered minor injuries Wednesday afternoon at the University of Delaware in what school officials and fire investigators are calling a hazmat incident. Firefighters were summoned shortly after 1 p.m. to Drake Hall, located in the 100 block of...
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Danny Rocco is in his second season as head football coach at the University of Delaware.
Mark Campbell, University of Delaware Athletics
Matt Leon
September 20, 2018 - 5:15 pm
NEWARK, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The Delaware Blue Hens will face their biggest challenge of the season to date on Saturday when they visit the defending FCS national champions, and the current No. 1 team in the country, North Dakota State University. Delaware is coming off its second straight...
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In this May 26, 2010 file photo, a Coccinellidae, more commonly known as a ladybug or ladybird beetle, rests on the petals of a rose in Portland, Ore.
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September 20, 2018 - 10:50 am
By Seth Borenstein, AP Science Writer OXFORD, Pa. (AP) — A staple of summer — swarms of bugs — seems to be a thing of the past. And that's got scientists worried. Pesky mosquitoes, disease-carrying ticks, crop-munching aphids and cockroaches are doing just fine. But the more beneficial flying...
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Redshirt senior wide receiver Joe Walker has six catches for 82 yards and a touchdown so far this season for Delaware.
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Matt Leon
September 12, 2018 - 3:50 pm
NEWARK, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The Delaware Blue Hens will wrap up a run of three straight home games to start the season on Saturday afternoon when they welcome the Cornell Big Red to town. Delaware is 1-1 after hammering Lafayette this past weekend 37-0 in Newark. It was an impressive bounce back...
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Redshirt senior University of Delaware linebacker Troy Reeder
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Matt Leon
September 05, 2018 - 12:18 pm
NEWARK, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Delaware football team will play its second straight home game of the season on Saturday when they welcome the Lafayette Leopards to Newark. The Blue Hens will be looking for a better result than they got in their opener on Aug. 30 , where they fell...
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Danny Rocco is in his second season as head football coach at the University of Delaware.
Mark Campbell, University of Delaware Athletics
Matt Leon
August 29, 2018 - 2:48 pm
NEWARK, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Delaware football team will open its 2018 season on Thursday night with a Colonial Athletic Association match-up as the Blue Hens welcome Rhode Island to Newark. Delaware is coming off a strong 7-4 2017 season (5-3 in the CAA). Danny Rocco, entering...
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Paul Worrilow
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Matt Leon
April 03, 2018 - 2:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to a one-year deal with veteran linebacker Paul Worrilow. Worrilow, 27, is entering his sixth season in the NFL. His first four were spent with the Atlanta Falcons. He played in Detroit in 2017, starting eight games for the Lions...
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