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Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada-Borup 34, Underwood 0 Albany 28, Foley 14 Andover 49, Monticello 14 Annandale 35, Princeton 17 Barnesville 42, Staples-Motley 7 Becker 23, St. Cloud...

Thursday's Scores

Oct. 15, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Ada-Borup def. NCEUH, 25-16, 28-26, 25-20 Albany def. Pierz, 25-13, 25-21, 25-17 Andover def. Coon Rapids, 25-22, 25-17, 25-22 Avail Academy def. St. Agnes, 25-17, 25-20, 25-14 ...

Police: Boy, 2, hit by car, killed

Oct. 14, 2021 14:54 PM EDT

MILFORD, Del. (AP) — A 2-year-old boy from Dover was hit by a car and killed while standing in a road in the Milford area on Wednesday night, Delaware State Police said. The boy was visiting family at a home on Slaughter Beach Road and was standing in the westbound...

Delaware court hears appeal in Carter Page defamation suit

Oct. 13, 2021 19:07 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday in a defamation lawsuit filed by former Donald Trump campaign operative Carter Page against the media company that includes Yahoo! and AOL and formerly owned HuffPost. Attorneys for Page, who...

Delaware student found unresponsive in prison cell, dies

Oct. 13, 2021 17:01 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A University of Delaware student who was accused of threatening people with a BB gun has died after what authorities described as a “medical emergency” in his prison cell, police said Wednesday. Delaware State Police said Quinn Annable, 20, was...

US Navy helicopter, human remains recovered off California

Oct. 12, 2021 16:53 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The remains of five people and the wreckage of a U.S. Navy helicopter that crashed in the Pacific Ocean off California have been recovered, the Navy said in a statement Tuesday. The MH-60S helicopter, its two pilots and three other sailors were lost in...

Ex-Boy Scouts official blasts child-protection efforts

Oct. 12, 2021 16:32 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The former youth protection director for the Boy Scouts of America said Tuesday the organization is not doing enough to protect children from sexual abuse and is still trying to maintain a veil of secrecy over decades of past abuse. In a speech at the...

Monday's Scores

Oct. 12, 2021 00:33 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Alden-Conger def. United South Central, 25-11, 15-25, 25-21, 22-25, 18-16 Andover def. Spring Lake Park, 25-13, 23-25, 25-14, 25-7 BOLD def. New Ulm Cathedral, 25-23, 25-27, 26-24, 20-25, 15-10 ...

Delaware state auditor indicted on public corruption charges

Oct. 11, 2021 18:11 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware’s state auditor, who is responsible for rooting out government fraud, waste and abuse, was indicted Monday on public corruption charges. An indictment issued by a New Castle County grand jury charges Kathleen McGuiness, 58, with felony...

Police identify 22-year-old man killed Dover shooting

Oct. 11, 2021 15:48 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police identified the man killed when someone opened fire on people in front of a home in Dover where a party was being held, striking five people. The 22-year-old man who was killed early Sunday as Brenden Harmon of Felton, police said...