Delaware News

'This grotesque proliferation of guns' | Wilmington mayor reacts as 5th death from gun violence in 3 hours announced

A 28-year-old man was shot and killed in a double shooting in the 2400 block of Jessup Street Monday night, police announced Tuesday afternoon. The reveal of this death makes five people dead and three others injured, including a 12-year-old…

DJ McAneny
Tue, 27 Jul 2021 13:35:00 -0400

Biles withdraws from gymnastics final to protect team, self

Simone Biles came to Tokyo as the star of the U.S. Olympic movement and perhaps the Games themselves. She convinced herself she was prepared for the pressure. That she was ready for the spotlight.

Will Graves | AP
Tue, 27 Jul 2021 11:54:00 -0400

CDC expected to backpedal on some masking guidelines

The nation's top health agency is expected to backpedal Tuesday on its masking guidelines and recommend that even vaccinated people wear masks indoors in parts of the U.S. where the coronavirus is surging, according to a federal official.

Mike Stobbe | AP
Tue, 27 Jul 2021 11:19:00 -0400

West Nile Virus found in sentinel chicken in northern New Castle County

The first case of West Nile this year has been found in a sentinel chicken.

Amy Cherry
Tue, 27 Jul 2021 10:56:00 -0400

Suspect, 2 women dead, child injured in Hilltop domestic shooting

A 32-year-old man killed himself after killing two women and shooting and injuring a 12-year-old girl in a domestic incident in the city's Hilltop section, Wilmington Police said Tuesday.

DJ McAneny
Tue, 27 Jul 2021 08:44:00 -0400

Man, 32, dies after shooting in Wilmington's West Center City

A 32-year-old man died as a result of a double shooting in the West Center City section of Wilmington Monday night.

DJ McAneny
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 22:56:00 -0400

Police ask for help locating man wanted in connection to multiple New Castle County burglaries

Police are asking for the public's help locating a 40-year-old man wanted in connection to multiple felony property crimes in New Castle County.

DJ McAneny
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 12:53:00 -0400

Brady won't seek re-election following racist email exchange

A Delaware state representative who used a racial slur for Asian women and derogatory language in an accidental email exchange announced Monday he would not seek re-election at the end of his term.

DJ McAneny
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 11:30:00 -0400

Delaware start-up hoping to improve online video communication for businesses

Markee CEO Craig Doig said his team realized that COVID-19 restrictions were creating a challenge for companies and events used to holding events or conducting business in-person.

Sean Greene
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 11:01:00 -0400

Unemployment benefit poker

A group of 21 state governors, all Republicans, have decided to do something about labor woes. This group, which could grow larger, decided to stop participating in the federal government supplemental Unemployment Benefits Program, which provides an extra $300 a…

Daniel A. White | On The Money
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 10:53:00 -0400