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Judge says Papa John's founder entitled to corporate records

Jan. 15, 2019 4:41 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge ruled Tuesday that the embattled founder of the Papa John's pizza chain is entitled to corporate records that the company has refused to turn over to him. John Schnatter sued Papa John's International Inc. last year, claiming he needs the records to inform himself in...

Perkins hits buzzer beater as NCCU beats Delaware St. 71-70

Jan. 14, 2019 10:11 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Raasean Davis scored 25 points on 12-of-12 shooting and Jordan Perkins made a layup just before the final buzzer to help North Carolina Central slip past Delaware State 71-70 on Monday night. Randy Miller Jr. had 13 points, Larry McKnight Jr. scored 11 and Perkins finished with nine for...

Second trial begins for inmates in Delaware prison riot

Jan. 14, 2019 2:41 PM EST

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — The second in a series of trials for 18 inmates charged in a deadly Delaware prison riot began Monday with defense attorneys telling jurors that prosecutors will rely on testimony from convicted criminals who can't be trusted. Obadiah Miller, 26, John Bramble, 29, Kevin Berry, 28...

Riller lifts Charleston over Delaware 71-58

Jan. 12, 2019 6:43 PM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Grant Riller had 21 points, Jarrell Brantley added 18 points and 12 rebounds and Charleston cruised to a 71-58 victory over Delaware on Saturday. It was Riller's 12th game of the season with 20 or more points for Charleston (14-4, 3-2 Colonial Athletic Conference). He moved to 12th...

Harris, Copeland spark NC A&T past Delaware St

Jan. 12, 2019 6:36 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Terry Harris knocked down seven 3-pointers and scored 25, Quavius Copeland scored 22 on 8-of-10 shooting and North Carolina A&T steamrolled Delaware State 93-70 on Saturday. Harris made 9 of 14 shots, 7 of 11 from 3-point range, and added four steals for the Aggies (7-9, 2-0...

Police: Naked driver who fled officers is charged with DUI

Jan. 11, 2019 6:53 AM EST

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Authorities say a naked man who led law enforcement on a chase through Delaware and Pennsylvania has been charged with driving under the influence of a controlled substance. The News Journal of Wilmington reports Delaware State Police began pursuing a wrong-way driver Wednesday...

Horton lifts Delaware past UNC-Wilmington 82-69

Jan. 10, 2019 9:34 PM EST

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Ithiel Horton had a season-high 31 points and made nine 3-pointers as Delaware topped UNC Wilmington 82-69 on Thursday night. Eric Carter had 14 points and 14 rebounds for the Blue Hens (12-6, 4-1 Colonial Athletic Conference), which earned its fourth straight victory. Ryan Allen...

Ex-worker says KFC made it difficult for her to breastfeed

Jan. 10, 2019 7:43 AM EST

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A former Kentucky Fried Chicken worker is suing two Delaware franchises she says made it difficult to pump breast milk during work, leading to her being unable to breastfeed. The Wilmington News Journal reports Autumn Lampkins' lawsuit accuses stores in Camden and Dover of making...

Naked driver arrested after police chase through 2 states

Jan. 10, 2019 7:23 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police used spike strips to help apprehend a naked motorist who led officers on a chase through Delaware and Pennsylvania. Delaware State Police began pursuing the vehicle after it was spotted traveling south in the northbound lanes of Interstate 95 on Wednesday evening. The vehicle...

Multistate police chase leads to 2 crashes; 4 injured

Jan. 9, 2019 8:31 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A city bus full of passengers was hit Wednesday as a multistate police chase crossed into Pennsylvania and left three officers and a bus passenger injured. The chase began when Dejuan Robinson, 20, fled a traffic stop in Delaware, continued into Philadelphia and caused two separate...