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  • Laura Landry Looks To Defend Her Title at US 13 Dragway

    Laura Landry Looks To Defend Her Title at US 13 Dragway

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:58:14 GMT
    DELMAR, Del.- As 25-year-old Laura Landry pulls up to her spot on the track at US 13 Dragway, she knows behind the wheel on her 1967 Chevelle."Ever since I saw it I definitely wanted to get in," said Landry. "I begged my dad for years to have one."She would watch her father race as a young girl. That's when she knew this was what she wanted to do."My ultimate goal was always to qualify for the bracket finals," said her father, Richard Landry. "I finally had done that in 2002. And after that, ...More
    DELMAR, Del.- As 25-year-old Laura Landry pulls up to her spot on the track at US 13 Dragway, she knows behind the wheel on her 1967 Chevelle."Ever since I saw it I definitely wanted to get in," said Landry. "I begged my dad for years to have one."She would watch her father race as a young girl. That's when she knew this was what she wanted to do."My ultimate goal was always to qualify for the bracket finals," said her father, Richard Landry. "I finally had done that in 2002. And after that, ...More
  • Concerns Over Cold Medicine for Kids in Maryland

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:04 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:04:35 GMT
    Public health officials in Maryland are warning residents against using an unapproved medication to treat children's colds that is being sold in some convenience stores in Latino communities.More
    Public health officials in Maryland are warning residents against using an unapproved medication to treat children's colds that is being sold in some convenience stores in Latino communities.More
  • Last Chance to Receive Free Potassium Iodine Tablets

    Last Chance to Receive Free Potassium Iodine Tablets

    Friday, August 22 2014 12:36 AM EDT2014-08-22 04:36:39 GMT
    The Delaware Emergency Management Agency and the Delaware Division of Public Health will distribute free potassium iodide tablets to Delaware residents who live or work within 10 miles of the Salem/Hope Creek Nuclear Generating Stations. The final distribution date and location is Thursday, August 28, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Appoquinimink State Service Center.More
    The Delaware Emergency Management Agency and the Delaware Division of Public Health will distribute free potassium iodide tablets to Delaware residents who live or work within 10 miles of the Salem/Hope Creek Nuclear Generating Stations. The final distribution date and location is Thursday, August 28, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Appoquinimink State Service Center.More
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  • Salisbury University Police Guide New Students

    Salisbury University Police Guide New Students

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:30 AM EDT2014-08-21 14:30:53 GMT
    Salisbury University Police have issued a traffic advisory on Camden Avenue between College Avenue and Pine Bluff Road from 6 a.m.-2 p.m.More
    Salisbury University Police have issued a traffic advisory on Camden Avenue between College Avenue and Pine Bluff Road from 6 a.m.-2 p.m.More
  • Dorchester Watermen Calling for Dredging in Busy Channel

    Dorchester Watermen Calling for Dredging in Busy Channel

    Friday, August 22 2014 1:30 AM EDT2014-08-22 05:30:37 GMT
    HOOPERS ISLAND, Md.- A popular channel near Hoopers Island, once dredged regularly, hasn't been cleaned up in at least four years.That's the headache watermen like Marcus Flowers Jr., who works out of the Barren Island Gap have to deal with."They used to keep it dredged out for us, but now, if we get a low tide, or even a normal tide, you have a struggle getting in and out without tearing all your stuff up." said Flowers."They" is the Army Corps of Engineers.Here's just how bad it's gotten. I...More
    HOOPERS ISLAND, Md.- A popular channel near Hoopers Island, once dredged regularly, hasn't been cleaned up in at least four years.That's the headache watermen like Marcus Flowers Jr., who works out of the Barren Island Gap have to deal with."They used to keep it dredged out for us, but now, if we get a low tide, or even a normal tide, you have a struggle getting in and out without tearing all your stuff up." said Flowers."They" is the Army Corps of Engineers.Here's just how bad it's gotten. I...More
  • Dorchester County Considers Abandoning Road

    Dorchester County Considers Abandoning Road

    Friday, August 22 2014 1:29 AM EDT2014-08-22 05:29:50 GMT
    CROCHERON, Md.- To the visitor, Phillips Gunning Club road is not in the best of shape. It's got potholes that will put your suspension to work and make your cd player skip, and it has some sections where it looks like there might not be a road at all in a couple of years. But with the county considering possibly abandoning it, people in Crocheron say that it's a gem of the community that should be kept intact.Driving down the road is no picnic. Culverts are in desperate need of attention, th...More
    CROCHERON, Md.- To the visitor, Phillips Gunning Club road is not in the best of shape. It's got potholes that will put your suspension to work and make your cd player skip, and it has some sections where it looks like there might not be a road at all in a couple of years. But with the county considering possibly abandoning it, people in Crocheron say that it's a gem of the community that should be kept intact.Driving down the road is no picnic. Culverts are in desperate need of attention, th...More
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  • Convicted Accomack Arsonist Will Not Get New Lawyer

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:17 AM EDT2014-08-22 08:17:01 GMT
    A woman accused of setting a series of fires along Virginia's Eastern Shore has been denied a request for a new court-appointed attorney.More
    A woman accused of setting a series of fires along Virginia's Eastern Shore has been denied a request for a new court-appointed attorney.More
  • Va. Communities get Grants for Learning Centers

    Va. Communities get Grants for Learning Centers

    Friday, August 22 2014 12:58 AM EDT2014-08-22 04:58:47 GMT
    Communities across Virginia are getting funding to help offer tutoring and other educational services to students and their families.More
    Communities across Virginia are getting funding to help offer tutoring and other educational services to students and their families.More
  • Family Dollar Rejects Dollar General's Takeover Bid

    Family Dollar Rejects Dollar General's Takeover Bid

    Thursday, August 21 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-08-22 01:31:48 GMT
    MATTHEWS, NC. - Family Dollar has rejected a takeover bid from dollar-store competitor Dollar General, saying it would be too hard for the deal to pass antitrust regulators. Family Dollar's board said it supports its existing deal to be acquired by Dollar Tree.Family Dollar Stores Inc. Chairman and CEO Howard Levine said in a statement Thursday that its board and advisers reviewed Dollar General Corp.'s offer and determined it wasn't reasonably likely to be completed on the terms proposed.Dol...More
    MATTHEWS, NC. - Family Dollar has rejected a takeover bid from dollar-store competitor Dollar General, saying it would be too hard for the deal to pass antitrust regulators. Family Dollar's board said it supports its existing deal to be acquired by Dollar Tree.Family Dollar Stores Inc. Chairman and CEO Howard Levine said in a statement Thursday that its board and advisers reviewed Dollar General Corp.'s offer and determined it wasn't reasonably likely to be completed on the terms proposed.Dol...More
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  • Nats Stretch Streak to 10 With 1-0 Win vs. D-Backs

    Nats Stretch Streak to 10 With 1-0 Win vs. D-Backs

    Thursday, August 21 2014 9:14 PM EDT2014-08-22 01:14:29 GMT
    Denard Span scored from second on third baseman Jordan Pacheco's throwing error in the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals stretched their winning streak to 10 games with a 1-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.More
    Denard Span scored from second on third baseman Jordan Pacheco's throwing error in the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals stretched their winning streak to 10 games with a 1-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.
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  • Maryland Announces 2014-15 Men's Basketball Schedule

    Maryland Announces 2014-15 Men's Basketball Schedule

    Thursday, August 21 2014 7:15 PM EDT2014-08-21 23:15:49 GMT
    Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon announced the Maryland men's basketball team's 2014-15 schedule today. Fans are encouraged to click here for more ticket information.More
    Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon announced the Maryland men's basketball team's 2014-15 schedule today. Fans are encouraged to click here for more ticket information.
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  • Laura Landry Looks To Defend Her Title at US 13 Dragway

    Laura Landry Looks To Defend Her Title at US 13 Dragway

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:58:14 GMT
    DELMAR, Del.- As 25-year-old Laura Landry pulls up to her spot on the track at US 13 Dragway, she knows behind the wheel on her 1967 Chevelle."Ever since I saw it I definitely wanted to get in," said Landry. "I begged my dad for years to have one."She would watch her father race as a young girl. That's when she knew this was what she wanted to do."My ultimate goal was always to qualify for the bracket finals," said her father, Richard Landry. "I finally had done that in 2002. And after that, ...More
    DELMAR, Del.- As 25-year-old Laura Landry pulls up to her spot on the track at US 13 Dragway, she knows behind the wheel on her 1967 Chevelle."Ever since I saw it I definitely wanted to get in," said Landry. "I begged my dad for years to have one."She would watch her father race as a young girl. That's when she knew this was what she wanted to do."My ultimate goal was always to qualify for the bracket finals," said her father, Richard Landry. "I finally had done that in 2002. And after that, ...More
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  • National Guard to withdraw from a quieter Ferguson

    National Guard to withdraw from a quieter Ferguson

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:44 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:44:44 GMT
    The streets of Ferguson have been peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions have been subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted for several nights after a white police officer fatally...More
    The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions subsided in the St. Louis suburb where unrest erupted after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.More
  • Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

    Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:15 AM EDT2014-08-22 09:15:14 GMT
    A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on college...More
    A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on college students who...More
  • After emotional day, former governor back on stand

    After emotional day, former governor back on stand

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:54 AM EDT2014-08-22 08:54:42 GMT
    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, who says that at one time he got in the habit of working late to escape his wife's wrath, has once again taken refuge - this time at the rectory in St. Patrick's Catholic...More
    Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, who says that at one time he got in the habit of working late to escape his wife's wrath, has once again taken refuge - this time at the rectory in St. Patrick's Catholic Church.More
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  • Nigeria confirms 2 new Ebola cases

    Nigeria confirms 2 new Ebola cases

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:47 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:47:20 GMT
    Nigerian Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu says the country has confirmed two new Ebola cases, the first two to have spread beyond those who had direct contact with the ill traveler from Liberia who brought the...More
    Nigerian Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu says the country has confirmed two new Ebola cases, the first two to have spread beyond those who had direct contact with the ill traveler from Liberia who brought the disease to...More
  • UN: death toll from Syrian civil war tops 191,000

    UN: death toll from Syrian civil war tops 191,000

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:37 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:37:23 GMT
    The death toll from Syria's civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people killed between March 2011 and April 2014, the United Nations reported Friday.More
    The death toll from three years of Syria's civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people, the United Nations reported Friday.More
  • In Gaza, 7 more alleged Israel informants killed

    In Gaza, 7 more alleged Israel informants killed

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:27 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:27:17 GMT
    A Gaza health official says two Palestinians have been killed in an Israeli airstrike as fighting continued for a third day after the collapse of Egyptian-led cease-fire talks.More
    A witness and Hamas media say that masked gunmen have killed seven suspected informants for Israel near a Gaza City mosque as worshippers were ending midday prayers.More
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  • Convicted Accomack Arsonist Will Not Get New Lawyer

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:17 AM EDT2014-08-22 08:17:01 GMT
    A woman accused of setting a series of fires along Virginia's Eastern Shore has been denied a request for a new court-appointed attorney.More
    A woman accused of setting a series of fires along Virginia's Eastern Shore has been denied a request for a new court-appointed attorney.More
  • Concerns Over Cold Medicine for Kids in Maryland

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:04 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:04:35 GMT
    Public health officials in Maryland are warning residents against using an unapproved medication to treat children's colds that is being sold in some convenience stores in Latino communities.More
    Public health officials in Maryland are warning residents against using an unapproved medication to treat children's colds that is being sold in some convenience stores in Latino communities.More
  • Dorchester Watermen Calling for Dredging in Busy Channel

    Dorchester Watermen Calling for Dredging in Busy Channel

    Friday, August 22 2014 1:30 AM EDT2014-08-22 05:30:37 GMT
    HOOPERS ISLAND, Md.- A popular channel near Hoopers Island, once dredged regularly, hasn't been cleaned up in at least four years.That's the headache watermen like Marcus Flowers Jr., who works out of the Barren Island Gap have to deal with."They used to keep it dredged out for us, but now, if we get a low tide, or even a normal tide, you have a struggle getting in and out without tearing all your stuff up." said Flowers."They" is the Army Corps of Engineers.Here's just how bad it's gotten. I...More
    HOOPERS ISLAND, Md.- A popular channel near Hoopers Island, once dredged regularly, hasn't been cleaned up in at least four years.That's the headache watermen like Marcus Flowers Jr., who works out of the Barren Island Gap have to deal with."They used to keep it dredged out for us, but now, if we get a low tide, or even a normal tide, you have a struggle getting in and out without tearing all your stuff up." said Flowers."They" is the Army Corps of Engineers.Here's just how bad it's gotten. I...More
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