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USDA Overhauls Decades-old Poultry Inspections

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The Obama administration is overhauling poultry plant inspections for the first time in more than 50 years, a move it says could result in 5,000 fewer foodborne illnesses each year.
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Stalled Sports Complex a Reminder of Civic Center Video included

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Every day the Kent County Regional Sports Complex is stuck in neutral the sports complex begins to look more and more like it will suffer the same fate as another dream for some in central Delaware, the Delaware Civic Center. More>>

Trimper's Rides Sued

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Friday June 28, 2012 started out as a normal day at the amusement park for J and his family until they rode the Hampton I, a mini car and truck ride. More>>

Natural Resources Police Kicks Off Campaign To Protect Crabs

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It's a stern, but playful message from the Maryland Natural Resources Police. Don't get pinched. More>>

Delaware Making Moves in Protecting Servicemembers from Predatory Lenders

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Delaware has been taking big steps to protect our servicemen and women from predatory lending. More>>

Virginia Representative Eric Cantor Bids Farewell

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Rep. Eric Cantor of Virginia used his farewell as House majority leader Thursday to lament what he calls a diminished U.S. role in a world that he said is rife with instability and terror.
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South Bethany Prepares for New House Height Ordinance

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SOUTH BETHANY, Del. - The South Bethany Town Council will vote on an ordinance that would extend the maximum height a home could be as long as the homeowner adds freeboard as well. Currently, the height maximum is at 32 feet.  More>>

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  • Damaged I-495 in Delaware Partially Reopens

    Damaged I-495 in Delaware Partially Reopens

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:10 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:10:50 GMT
    DOVER, Del. (AP/WBOC) - Delaware transportation officials partially reopened a bridge on a key East Coast interstate that was closed in early June because several supporting columns were tilting. Officials said southbound lanes of the Interstate 495 bridge over the Christina River reopened Thursday afternoon, about a month earlier than expected. Officials said repairs have gone faster than expected. A jacking operation to realign the south side of the bridge was completed about midday Thursda...More
    DOVER, Del. (AP/WBOC) - Delaware transportation officials partially reopened a bridge on a key East Coast interstate that was closed in early June because several supporting columns were tilting. Officials said southbound lanes of the Interstate 495 bridge over the Christina River reopened Thursday afternoon, about a month earlier than expected. Officials said repairs have gone faster than expected. A jacking operation to realign the south side of the bridge was completed about midday Thursda...More
  • South Bethany Prepares for New House Height Ordinance

    South Bethany Prepares for New House Height Ordinance

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:43 PM EDT2014-08-01 00:43:51 GMT
    SOUTH BETHANY, Del. - The South Bethany Town Council will vote on an ordinance that would extend the maximum height a home could be as long as the homeowner adds freeboard as well. Currently, the height maximum is at 32 feet. More
    SOUTH BETHANY, Del. - The South Bethany Town Council will vote on an ordinance that would extend the maximum height a home could be as long as the homeowner adds freeboard as well. Currently, the height maximum is at 32 feet. More
  • Delaware Making Moves in Protecting Servicemembers from Predatory Lenders

    Delaware Making Moves in Protecting Servicemembers from Predatory Lenders

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:39 PM EDT2014-08-01 00:39:55 GMT
    Delaware has been taking big steps to protect our servicemen and women from predatory lending.More
    Delaware has been taking big steps to protect our servicemen and women from predatory lending.More
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  • Trimper's Rides Sued

    Trimper's Rides Sued

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:09:38 GMT
    Friday June 28, 2012 started out as a normal day at the amusement park for J and his family until they rode the Hampton I, a mini car and truck ride.More
    Friday June 28, 2012 started out as a normal day at the amusement park for J and his family until they rode the Hampton I, a mini car and truck ride.More
  • Tours Set to Begin on Spanish Tall Ship

    Tours Set to Begin on Spanish Tall Ship

    Thursday, July 31 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-07-31 16:04:22 GMT
    The El Galeon Andalucia has set sail on a five-month tour of the East Coast. The first stop is Ocean City for its first port-of call. You can find the tall ship docked at the bayside boardwalk between 3rd and 4th streets.More
    The El Galeon Andalucia has set sail on a five-month tour of the East Coast. The first stop is Ocean City for its first port-of call. You can find the tall ship docked at the bayside boardwalk between 3rd and 4th streets.More
  • OC Gallery Goes Hollywood

    OC Gallery Goes Hollywood

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:10:43 GMT
    Joe Kro-Art is taking the Ocean Gallery to Hollywood to film a reality show. The show has not yet been named, but will begin filming within the next two years. More
    Joe Kro-Art is taking the Ocean Gallery to Hollywood to film a reality show. The show has not yet been named, but will begin filming within the next two years. More
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  • Virginia Representative Eric Cantor Bids Farewell

    Virginia Representative Eric Cantor Bids Farewell

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:24:29 GMT
    Rep. Eric Cantor of Virginia used his farewell as House majority leader Thursday to lament what he calls a diminished U.S. role in a world that he said is rife with instability and terror.More
    Rep. Eric Cantor of Virginia used his farewell as House majority leader Thursday to lament what he calls a diminished U.S. role in a world that he said is rife with instability and terror.
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  • Psychiatric Exam Ordered for Va. Teen Slaying Suspect

    Psychiatric Exam Ordered for Va. Teen Slaying Suspect

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:48:30 GMT
    A 16-year-old boy charged in adult court in the assault of a young girl and the killing of her 8-year-old brother has been ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation.More
    A 16-year-old boy charged in adult court in the assault of a young girl and the killing of her 8-year-old brother has been ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation.
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  • Dozens Volunteer to Cleanup Va. Campground

    Dozens Volunteer to Cleanup Va. Campground

    Thursday, July 31 2014 3:45 PM EDT2014-07-31 19:45:50 GMT
    One week after an EF1 tore through the Cherrystone Family Campground in Northampton County, dozens of volunteers spent a few hours cleaning up the campground to help get it ready to open on Friday.More
    One week after an EF1 tore through the Cherrystone Family Campground in Northampton County, dozens of volunteers spent a few hours cleaning up the campground to help get it ready to open on Friday. More
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  • Phillies Lose Lee, Defeat Nationals 10-4

    Phillies Lose Lee, Defeat Nationals 10-4

    Thursday, July 31 2014 11:09 PM EDT2014-08-01 03:09:02 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Ben Revere tied a career-high with four hits and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Washington Nationals 10-4 on Thursday night despite starter Cliff Lee leaving in the third inning with an elbow injury. Grady Sizemore had three hits and three RBIs as the Phillies pounded out 17 hits. After throwing ball one to Denard Span with two outs, Lee walked off the mound, looked into the Phillies dugout, and tapped his left arm with his glove hand. Lee, making his third start sin...More
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Ben Revere tied a career-high with four hits and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Washington Nationals 10-4 on Thursday night despite starter Cliff Lee leaving in the third inning with an elbow injury. Grady Sizemore had three hits and three RBIs as the Phillies pounded out 17 hits. After throwing ball one to Denard Span with two outs, Lee walked off the mound, looked into the Phillies dugout, and tapped his left arm with his glove hand. Lee, making his third start sin...More
  • 'Claws Double Up Shorebirds, 6-3

    'Claws Double Up Shorebirds, 6-3

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:51:55 GMT
    The Delmarva Shorebirds fell behind early and never recovered against the Lakewood BlueClaws on Thursday night. A night after a 4-0 shutout, Delmarva (56-54) could not submit another superb pitching performance, losing 6-3 to even up the series at one game apiece.More
    The Delmarva Shorebirds fell behind early and never recovered against the Lakewood BlueClaws on Thursday night. A night after a 4-0 shutout, Delmarva (56-54) could not submit another superb pitching performance, losing 6-3 to even up the series at one game apiece.More
  • Lindros, LeClair into Flyers Hall of Fame

    Lindros, LeClair into Flyers Hall of Fame

    Thursday, July 31 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-07-31 20:58:22 GMT
    The Philadelphia Flyers will induct Eric Lindros, John LeClair and Eric Desjardins into the Flyers Hall of Fame during the 2014-15 season, according to team president Paul Holmgren. Lindros and LeClair will be inducted on Thursday, November 20 prior to the team’s game against the Minnesota Wild.More
    The Philadelphia Flyers will induct Eric Lindros, John LeClair and Eric Desjardins into the Flyers Hall of Fame during the 2014-15 season, according to team president Paul Holmgren. Lindros and LeClair will be inducted on Thursday, November 20 prior to the team’s game against the Minnesota Wild.
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  • Hundreds attend Mass for saint's return to Hawaii

    Hundreds attend Mass for saint's return to Hawaii

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:23 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:23:36 GMT
    The remains of a saint known for caring for exiled leprosy patients have been returned to Hawaii.More
    A white hearse pulled up to the entrance of a downtown Honolulu cathedral Thursday, carrying the remains of a saint known for caring for exiled leprosy patients in the 1880s.More
  • Oregon Medicaid targets expensive hepatitis drug

    Oregon Medicaid targets expensive hepatitis drug

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:23 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:23:33 GMT
    An Oregon Medicaid committee is expected to significantly scale back access to an effective - but expensive - new drug used to treat hepatitis C.More
    An Oregon Medicaid committee on Thursday significantly scaled back access to an effective - but expensive - new drug used to treat hepatitis C.More
  • Opponents offer 2 alternatives to Corcoran breakup

    Opponents offer 2 alternatives to Corcoran breakup

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:53 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:53:26 GMT
    Wayne Reynolds, a leading Washington philanthropist, laid out an alternative plan in court hearings this week to save one of the nation's oldest museums and its college as a judge considers whether to break up...More
    Opponents of a plan to break up Washington's nearly 150-year-old Corcoran Gallery of Art presented two alternatives in court this week to preserve the independent museum and art school as a judge considers its proposed...More
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  • Gas explosions kill 24, injure 271 in Taiwan

    Gas explosions kill 24, injure 271 in Taiwan

    Thursday, July 31 2014 11:09 PM EDT2014-08-01 03:09:24 GMT
    Taiwan's National Fire Agency says 15 people were killed and 228 were injured a series of gas leak explosions in a southwestern city.More
    At least 24 people were killed and 271 others injured when several underground gas explosions ripped through Taiwan's second-largest city overnight, hurling concrete through the air and blasting long trenches in the...More
  • Death toll hits 51 from mudslide in Indian village

    Death toll hits 51 from mudslide in Indian village

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:34:24 GMT
    Rescue workers and desperate villagers dug through deep mud, rocks and the debris of shattered homes Thursday after a massive landslide buried a remote village in western India, killing at least 24 people and...More
    Heavy rains hampered efforts Friday by hundreds of rescue workers digging through heavy mud and debris, as the death toll from a landslide that engulfed an entire village in western India rose to 51.More
  • Gaza truce comes after days of pushing for a deal

    Gaza truce comes after days of pushing for a deal

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:16 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:16:07 GMT
    The United States and United Nations are announcing that Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire to start Friday morning for 72 hours.More
    Hours past midnight Thursday, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was still working the phones, trying to come up with a cease-fire plan to stop the bloodshed in the Gaza Strip. He'd been pushing for a deal all day - in...More
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