- Students upset over school paper's racially charged cartoon Updated: Apr-29-16 12:08 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Students at Wesley College in Delaware have expressed outrage over two racially charged cartoons that appeared in the student newspaper last week.
- Armored car killer seeks commutation of life prison sentence Updated: Apr-28-16 4:16 am
DOVER, Delaware - A killer whose sentencing led to changes in Delaware's death penalty law is asking the Board of Pardons to commute his prison sentence.
- Correction: Convicted Killer Freed story Updated: Apr-27-16 3:42 pm
DOVER, Delaware - In a story April 26 about a Delaware woman who was freed from prison after a judge agreed to modify her sentence, The Associated Press erroneously reported the woman's first name. Her name is Catherine, not Barbara.
- Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton win Delaware primaries Updated: Apr-26-16 9:06 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump won their respective presidential primaries in Delaware on Tuesday with comfortable margins, further padding their leads over their opponents in the delegate count.
- The Latest: Trump, Clinton win Delaware primaries Updated: Apr-26-16 8:44 pm
DOVER, Delaware - The Latest on Delaware's primary election (all times local):
- DuPont reports sales down 6 percent on strong dollar Updated: Apr-26-16 3:28 pm
Chemicals giant DuPont Co.'s sales fell 6 percent from a year earlier in the first quarter to $7.4 billion, as the strong dollar and lower volumes weighed on its earnings.
- Delaware power customers to pay Artificial Island bill Updated: Apr-26-16 12:07 pm
DOVER, Delaware - A federal agency has denied Delaware's request to reduce the cost of building a power line connecting the Artificial Island nuclear complex to the state.
- Clinton, Trump try to fend off competition in Delaware Updated: Apr-25-16 5:33 pm
DOVER, Delaware - For the first time in recent memory, Delaware's presidential primary could make a difference on the national political stage. Unlike in past contests, Democrats and Republicans will be voting Tuesday with neither major party yet having a clear presumptive nominee. Whoever wins the GOP primary will have the support of the state's 16 delegates, at least on the first ballot, at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Delaware Democrats will be sending 31 delegates to their party's national convention in Philadelphia, including 10 superdelegates. The other 21 delegates will be apportioned between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders based on Tuesday's results.
- Delaware justices to hear arguments on death penalty law Updated: Apr-25-16 2:35 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Delaware's Supreme Court has scheduled oral arguments on the constitutionality of the state's death penalty.
- 14-year-old punched, robbed in Dover Updated: Apr-25-16 2:16 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Dover Police are looking for a man they say punched and robbed a 14-year-old boy.
- Police looking for 3 men who robbed pedestrian at gunpoint Updated: Apr-22-16 3:53 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Dover Police are looking for three men who robbed a pedestrian at gunpoint.
- Kent County Judge cuts sentence of convicted murderer Updated: Apr-21-16 11:48 am
DOVER, Delaware - A Kent County Superior Court judge has reduced the sentence of a convicted murderer to probation status due to the woman's rehabilitation efforts.
- Delaware law creates panel to review drug overdose deaths Updated: Apr-21-16 3:36 am
DOVER, Delaware - Gov. Jack Markell is signing legislation to create a state commission that will review drug overdose deaths in Delaware.
- Delaware bill extends gun background check waiting period Updated: Apr-20-16 6:20 pm
DOVER, Delaware - A bill that extends the amount of time for federal officials to conduct background checks on potential gun buyers in Delaware is headed to the state House for a vote.
- Bids made for Kent, Sussex medical marijuana dispensaries Updated: Apr-20-16 10:29 am
DOVER, Delaware - Delaware has received 11 applications for two licenses to open medical marijuana dispensaries in Kent and Sussex counties.
- Lawmakers favor Golden Retriever as Delaware's state dog Updated: Apr-19-16 5:47 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Delaware has an official state flower, state tree, state fish and state bird. Now, it could soon have an official state canine.
- Bill mandates meningococcal vaccines for college students Updated: Apr-19-16 3:49 pm
DOVER, Delaware - The state Senate has unanimously passed a bill requiring students enrolling at Delaware colleges and universities that have campus housing to prove that they have been vaccinated against meningococcal disease.
- Defendant in computer hacking case sentenced to probation Updated: Apr-19-16 2:47 pm
DOVER, Delaware - An Indiana man has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit computer fraud and copyright infringement in an international computer hacking case.
- Senate narrowly approves sales ban on ivory, rhino horn Updated: Apr-15-16 3:27 am
DOVER, Delaware - Delaware's Senate has narrowly passed a measure banning the in-state purchase or sale of ivory or rhinoceros horn.
- Delaware bill seeks to pave way for new psychiatric hospital Updated: Apr-14-16 7:30 pm
DOVER, Delaware - The state Senate has unanimously approved a bill to fast-track construction of a psychiatric hospital in Sussex County whose approval by a state panel was subject to a legal challenge.
- State Senate votes to reform autism program services Updated: Apr-14-16 5:56 pm
DOVER, Delaware - The state Senate has passed and sent to the House legislation overhauling the way Delaware serves students with autism spectrum disorders.
- Delaware Ag Department to offer $300K in grants to farmers Updated: Apr-14-16 10:02 am
DOVER, Delaware - The Delaware Department of Agriculture will award more than $300,000 in federal grant funds to farmers who produce and market specialty crops in the state.
- Delaware lawmakers eye voting by mail for school elections Updated: Apr-13-16 6:08 pm
DOVER, Delaware - A bill mandating that all school elections in Delaware be conducted by mail has run into a roadblock in the Senate.
- Court asked to overturn judge's nixing of stormwater rules Updated: Apr-13-16 2:35 pm
DOVER, Delaware - State environmental officials are asking the Delaware Supreme Court to overturn a judge's ruling that invalidated sediment and stormwater regulations adopted over the past two years.
- Lawmakers eye expansion of state-funded scholarship program Updated: Apr-12-16 3:31 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Gov. Jack Markell is supporting legislation to expand a state scholarship program that provides two years of free tuition at Delaware's technical and community colleges.