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Ceremony will honor soldiers who died at Cooch’s Bridge
NewarkPostOnline.com / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:10:00 -0400
A ceremony on Saturday will honor the soldiers who died at the Battle of Cooch’s Bridge, the only Revolutionary War battle fought in Delaware.
Cause of anovulation should be determined
DEAR DOCTOR K: I’ve always had infrequent periods, but I never thought much of it. My doctor recently used the word “anovulatory” to explain why I’ve had trouble getting pregnant. What does this mean?
Study indicates value of airports like Easton’s
StarDem.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:00:00 -0400
EASTON — According to a study done by the Federal Aviation Administration, general aviation in Maryland has an economic impact of $550.7 million, and an impact over $22 million in Talbot County alone.
Lawmakers: Islamic State militants want to hit U.S.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants’ future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, U.S. lawmakers say.
Obama: ‘Revving’ economy calls for higher wages
MILWAUKEE (AP) — President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economy’s “revving” performance, delivered on behalf of Democrats
No gray areas
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lamont Jones and Keith Stephens stood 60 feet from each other, separated by four lanes of pavement and a thousand miles of perception.
7 injured in deck collapse at Towson apartment complex
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 1 Sep 2014 21:08:00 EDT
One injury is life-threatening, according to fire officialsSeven people were injured Monday evening – including one with possible life-threatening wounds -- when the deck at a Towson apartment collapsed.
Rape kit exams not available on area campuses
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 1 Sep 2014 23:24:00 EDT
Some officials say schools are missing the 'big picture'While the Obama administration presses colleges and universities to respond more aggressively to sexual assaults, students who are attacked at Baltimore-area schools are unable to get rape kit exams on their campuses.
Hiker killed when boulder falls on him on island
StarDem.com / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:48:00 -0400
POTOMAC (AP) — Montgomery County police say a man hiking on an island in the Potomac River was killed when a boulder fell on him.
Food Bank to host community forum with candidates Sept. 3
Cape Gazette / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:22:00 EDT
The Food Bank of Delaware will host Food for Thought, a conversation with candidates running for state legislature, 8 to 9:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 3, at its Milford facility, 1040 Mattlind Way. “Sponsoring this policy discussion is very important for the health and food security of all Delawareans. We held our New Castle County forum this morning and it was inspiring to hear candidates’ ideas for alleviating ...
Atlantic City’s Revel Casino Hotel closing after 2 years
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City’s 36-year history of casino gambling began to play out Monday when the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel emptied its h
NBA MVP Kevin Durant spurns Under Armour to return to Nike
BaltimoreSun.com / Mon, 1 Sep 2014 20:14:07 EDT
Under Armour had offered NBA MVP a 10-year shoe deal worth up to $285 millionOklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant spurned overtures from Under Armour and will sign a new shoe deal with basketball giant Nike.
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