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Man sentenced to 1 year for sexually assaulting UD student
NewarkPostOnline.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:39:00 -0500
A man accused of sexually assaulting a University of Delaware student after luring her to his car has pleaded guilty to unlawful sexual contact and criminal impersonation.

Eastern Sussex Democrats to host DelDOT secretary March 5
Cape Gazette / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:58:00 EST
Jennifer Cohan, recently named the 10th secretary of the Delaware Department of Transportation, will speak at the next meeting of the Eastern Sussex Democratic Club, Thursday March 5. The meeting will be held at Bethany Blues, Lewes, beginning at 11:30 a.m. In her acceptance speech Jan. 28, Cohan said, "As I begin my time as secretary, I expect to bring innovations to our planning, funding and construction ...

UD’s Harker stepping down June 30
NewarkPostOnline.com / Tue, 03 Mar 2015 01:00:00 -0500
Patrick Harker will step down as president of the University of Delaware later this year, he announced Monday morning in a letter to the university community.

Smithsburg continues turnaround with playoff win
Herald-Mail.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:39:00 -0500
Smithsburg uses its seniors and an overpowering start to knock out Clear Spring from Maryland Class 1A West Section II tournament.

Terps freshman Jared Nickens quietly has shot down his doubters
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 2 Mar 2015 20:02:00 EST
By the end of his junior year of high school, Jared Nickens knew he had a decision to make.

Military judge orders overseer of Gitmo cases replaced
StarDem.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:53:00 -0500
FORT MEADE (AP) — A military judge ordered the Defense Department Monday to replace the overseer of war crimes tribunals at the U.S. Navy base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, declaring that his ill-fated att

New fire chief named in District of Columbia
StarDem.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:33:00 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new fire chief has been named in the nation’s capital, where the fire department has been struggling to meet the demands of a growing population and rapidly increasing number of em

Laurel woman, 35, sues in Rams Head Tavern video peeping case
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 2 Mar 2015 20:41:55 EST
A 35-year-old Laurel woman filed a lawsuit Monday against the president of the Rams Head Group and the company's Savage restaurant, where Howard County police say he secretly videotaped women who were using the restroom.

County police shoot suspect in northeast city neighborhood
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 2 Mar 2015 19:42:00 EST
Baltimore County police officers shot a man Monday who was wanted in connection with a double stabbing, but the department released few details.

Syria’s civil war linked partly to drought, global warming
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 03 Mar 2015 02:00:00 -0500
WASHINGTON — The conflict that has torn Syria apart can be traced, in part, to a record drought worsened by global warming, a new study says.

University president tapped to head Philadelphia Fed
StarDem.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:46:00 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the University of Delaware has been selected to be the new president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.

Two more charged in slaying of Newark appraiser
NewarkPostOnline.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 18:30:00 -0500
Two more people have been charged in the murder of a Newark appraiser and his wife.

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