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Teenager shot in Laurel succumbs to injuries
/ Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:51:34 -0400
A teenager shot in the head on July 9 has succumbed to his injuries, Delaware State Police said.

Millsboro fatal wreck victim identified as Maryland resident
/ Tue, 17 Jul 2018 17:47:56 -0400
Police said David Barry wasn't properly restrained and suffered serious injuries, which he later died from at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.

Archives: Coalition protests National Guard occupation of Wilmington after 1968 riots
/ Fri, 8 Jun 2018 15:18:15 -0400
After a coalition including clergy protested the National Guard occupation of Wilmington, the governor said they were close to preaching revolution.

Archives: Cities explode after MLK slaying; signs of unrest in Wilmington
/ Fri, 8 Jun 2018 15:29:06 -0400
These articles about the aftermath of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. appeared in the Friday, April 5, 1968 Evening Journal.

Archives: National Guard comes out in full strength in Wilmington during 1968 riots
/ Fri, 8 Jun 2018 15:37:25 -0400
The full strength of the Delaware National Guard was called to Wilmington in April 1968 after the mayor told the governor the situation was out of control.

Archives: Scenes from Jefferson Street in Wilmington during 1968 riots
/ Fri, 8 Jun 2018 10:53:29 -0400
A reporter describes rising confrontations in Wilmington on April 9, during the 1968 riots.

Archives: Wilmington in state of emergency after looting, sniping, fires
/ Fri, 8 Jun 2018 15:23:27 -0400
Wilmington was in a state of emergency on April 9, 1968, after four hours of sporadic sniping, looting and fire bombing.

Archives: Robbery suspect shot dead by National Guard member in Wilmington in 1968
/ Fri, 8 Jun 2018 11:23:31 -0400
One of three holdup suspects was fatally shot by a Delaware Army National Guard member in April 1968. The Guard occupied Wilmington for months after riots.

Archives: Governor refuses to remove National Guard after Wilmington riots in 1968
/ Fri, 8 Jun 2018 12:01:54 -0400
When Wilmington and New Castle County lifted the state of emergency after the 1968 riots, Gov. Charles Terry refused to remove the National Guard.

Archives: National Guard leaves Wilmington in 1969 after months in the city
/ Fri, 8 Jun 2018 15:08:29 -0400
The National Guard was called up in April 1968 after riots in Wilmington. It didn't leave until January 1969 after a new governor took office.

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