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Woman robs UD students on Main Street
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:15:00 -0400
Two University of Delaware students were robbed on Main Street on Tuesday evening by a woman claiming to have a gun.
Power tools stolen from Newark Shopping Center
NewarkPostOnline.com / Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:15:00 -0400
Several tools were taken from the Newark Shopping Center construction site last week and over the weekend, police say.
Holder: Ferguson police need ‘wholesale change’
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder said Wednesday that there was an obvious need for “wholesale change” in the Ferguson, Missouri, police department.
Officials dismiss vote-switching allegations
StarDem.com / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:00:00 -0400
EASTON — Reports of alleged “vote switching” are popping up in counties across the state in the final days of early voting before the Nov. 4 general election.
Wallops Island takes stock of damage after rocket explosion
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:43:00 EDT
Gerald Matthews can clearly see the charred launch pad where an Antares rocket exploded upon liftoff Tuesday, and said he has long feared such a mishap just 1.6 miles from his 55-acre farm.
Hancock’s Kerns tops county contingent at state tournament
Herald-Mail.com / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:10:00 -0400
The Hancock senior carded an 8-over-par 79, good for a 36-hole total of 161, easily the best among county golfers.
Fed ends bond buying
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve cited an improving economy Wednesday as it ended its landmark bond-buying program and pointed to gains in the job market — a key condition for an eventual interes
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Group says piece of metal found on Pacific island is from Earhart’s plane
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:32:02 EDT
(Reuters) - Researchers probing the 1937 disappearance of famed American aviator Amelia Earhart's plane said on Wednesday they now believe a slab of aluminum found decades ago on an uninhabited island in the Pacific Ocean came from her aircraft.
145 charged at party in underage drinking crackdown
NewarkPostOnline.com / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:17:00 -0400
Officers from the Newark Police Department, University of Delaware Police Department and Delaware Division of Alcohol and Tobacco Enforcement (DATE) initiated an “underage drinking enforcement operati
Peshmerga troops cheered by Kurds in Turkey
SURUC, Turkey (AP) — Iraqi peshmerga troops were cheered Wednesday by fellow Kurds in southeastern Turkey as the fighters slowly made their way toward the Syrian Kurdish border town of Kobani to try t
Matapeake Elementary celebrates grandparents, special friends day
StarDem.com / Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:30:00 -0400
STEVENSVILLE — On Thursday, Oct. 16, Matapeake Elementary School students a memorable day with their grandparents and special friends. More than 600 people enjoyed refreshments generously donated by t
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