GEORGETOWN, Del. (AP) — Two men were fatally shot inside a restaurant during an altercation with two masked people who had entered the establishment, Delaware State Police said on Sunday.
Police said the shootings happened early Saturday evening at the El Nopalito Restaurant in Georgetown.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware lawmaker who came under fire last year for using a racist and sexist slur to refer to sex workers is resigning, House Democratic officials said Friday.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Democratic Gov. John Carney stressed the need to expand Delaware’s economy and improve its public schools during his State of the State speech to lawmakers Thursday.
Carney also thanked state officials for their response to the coronavirus pandemic and Delawareans for their “resilience,” but warned that “we aren’t through it yet.”
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — A person was found dead inside a burning townhouse in Newark on Wednesday night, Delaware fire investigators said.
Firefighters were called to a home on Council Circle around 10 p.m.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A bill allowing doctor-assisted suicide in Delaware cleared a Democrat-led House committee by a single vote Wednesday, paving the way for possible consideration by the full House.
MILLSBORO, Del. (AP) — Delaware officials announced the reopening of the Rehoboth Bay to shellfish harvesting Tuesday after a 21-day emergency closure prompted by a spill of thousands of gallons of untreated wastewater from a residential sewer line.
A 13-year-old Delaware girl was killed Monday when an SUV crashed with a flatbed truck in Millsboro, Delaware State Police said.
MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) — Fire officials in Delaware say one person was killed in a house fire Monday in a development north of Middletown.
The extent of the burns to the person killed in the fire made it difficult to immediately make an identification, Assistant State Fire Marshal Michael G.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A University of Delaware fraternity is suing the city of Newark over its denial of a request for a new fraternity house.
The UD chapter of Pi Kappa Alpha, known as PIKE, wants to establish a fraternity house at 34 Continental Ave.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden packed carrots and apples into food boxes for the hungry and chatted with volunteers Sunday at a food bank as part of a day of service for Martin Luther King, Jr.
DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A boat carrying four people on a duck hunting trip capsized on an Ohio creek over the weekend, leaving one person dead and another injured, authorities said.
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources said first responders were dispatched at about 5:45 a.m.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A fifth person with ties to Delaware has been arrested on federal charges associated with the insurrectionist riot at the U.S. Capitol last year.
The News Journal reports that Jeffrey Schaefer was arrested Thursday on four charges related to trespassing in the U.S.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — House lawmakers on Thursday gave final approval to a resolution asking for guidance from Delaware’s Supreme Court as they decide how to respond to public corruption charges against the state auditor.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A judge has rejected a post-trial motion for acquittal filed by a former council president in Delaware’s largest city who was convicted of official misconduct.
Former Wilmington council president Theopalis Gregory was found guilty of the charge in November after being accused of using his government position to secure a city grant for himself and a nonprofit he founded.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware’s Democratic attorney general filed a lawsuit Tuesday challenging a small town’s passage of an ordinance mandating burial or cremation of fetal remains.
The Seaford town council passed the ordinance last month regarding disposal of fetal remains following any abortion performed within the city limits.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Democratic Gov. John Carney is ordering Delawareans to wear masks in indoor business settings and extending a mask requirement for schools and child care facilities.
Carney on Monday signed a revision to a previously issued State of Emergency declaration that will requiring Delawareans to wear masks in grocery stores, convenience stores, gyms, restaurants, malls and other indoor settings starting at 8 a.m.