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Monday Oct 5 | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis
People in this southern Oregon timber town sought solace in church services following last week's deadly shooting rampage - including one congregation where the pastor's daughter survived because the gunman... The gunman who executed nine people at an Oregon community college before killing himself ranted in writings he left behind about not having a girlfriend and thinking everyone else was crazy, a law enforcement official... An Amtrak train headed from Vermont to Washington, D.C., on Monday hit rocks that had fallen onto the track from a ledge, spilling the locomotive and a passenger car down an embankment, derailing three other cars and... One of the biggest publishers in the U.S. apologized Monday for calling slaves brought to America "workers" in a geography textbook used widely in Texas, where the wording went unnoticed during the state's... One of the biggest publishers in the ... (more) Comment?
Tuesday Sep 29 | via WBOC-TV Salisbury
DOVER , Del.- Dover police are looking for a suspect wanted for assaulting and robbing a man on South State Street. Police said that at around 7:40 p.m., a 61-year-old male was walking in front of the Gray Fox Grille at 140 S. State St., when a suspect came from the north side of the building and struck the victim in the face, causing him to fall to the ground. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 29 | via WMDT
A Wilmington man is wanted by Police in Dover, in connection to a shooting that injured a man on Friday afternoon. Dover Police say around 12:25 PM on Friday, 24-year-old Kwame Redmond, and an unknown subject, met with a 31-year-old man, near Cecil Street and North New Street. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 29 | via WBOC-TV Salisbury
DOVER , Del.- Dover police say a man suffered a gunshot wound following a shooting that occurred overnight in the area of Fulton and North New streets. Police say at approximately 12:54 a.m. Tuesday, an unknown suspect fired multiple shots at a 32-year-old male victim, striking him once in the left leg. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 23 | via KSWO
In a moment weaving strands of politics, religion and emotion, Pope Francis and President Barack Obama are set to meet in the grandeur of the Oval Office to advance causes dear to them both. Cheered by jubilant crowds across the nation's capital, Pope Francis forged common cause Wednesday with President Barack Obama on climate change, immigration and inequality, as the popular pontiff signaled he would not... The first pope from the Americas is ready to elevate to sainthood an 18th-century missionary who brought Catholicism to California. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 16 | via WMDT
Delaware State Police say on July 23, a 34-year-old woman misplaced two of her credit cards while shopping on Dover Air Force Base, and a few days later found that the cards had been used at the Milford Wal-Mart, for more than $500. According to the report, in a second incident, a 43-year-old woman noticed that some of her cards were missing from her purse, on August 28. Once she looked into it, she found that one of them had been used at the Cheswold Wal-Mart, where the suspects charged more than $900 of computer equipment. Comment?
Sep 2, 2015 | via WBOC-TV Salisbury
MAGNOLIA , Del.- Six months after the murder of a Dover man who was found shot inside of a car at a Magnolia housing development, the victim's family is offering a reward for information that leads to an arrest in the case. Delaware State Police say Richard Jacobs , of Dover, was found dead inside of his car on March 27, 2015, in a home's driveway in the Meadowbrook Acres development in Magnolia. 1 comment
Sep 2, 2015 | via WDOV-AM Dover
New details are being released about Friday's officer-involved shooting in Dover. Investigators say Terrance Fletcher had a gun in his hand as he ran toward an officer who shot him in the upper thigh, causing what they describe as a "soft tissue wound." Comment?
Sep 1, 2015 | via WMDT
The Dover Police Department say, they are investigating a robbery to a teen in Dover while he was walking home Monday night. According to reports, the 18-year-old victim was walking home in the area of South American Avenue and SW Kings Highway around 11:00 PM Monday, when he was approached by three suspects. Comment?
Aug 31, 2015 | via WMDT
Authorities say on Friday, they responded to Alder Park Apartments for a reports of gunfire. When they arrived, officials say police couldn't find anything relating to a shooting and no witnesses came forward. Comment?
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