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Delaware man who police blocked from warning of speed trap wins $50K judgment

Sep. 01, 2023 14:41 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police have agreed to pay $50,000 to resolve a federal lawsuit filed by a man who said troopers violated his constitutional rights by preventing him from warning motorists about a speed trap. A judgment was entered Friday in favor of Jonathan...

Chesapeake Utilities: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Aug. 03, 2023 18:55 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — DOVER, Del. (AP) — Chesapeake Utilities Corp. (CPK) on Thursday reported earnings of $16.1 million in its second quarter. On a per-share basis, the Dover, Delaware-based company said it had profit of 90 cents. The energy and utility company...

Motorist who called Georgia lawmaker instead of 911 after fatally hitting cyclist found guilty

Jul. 27, 2023 20:18 PM EDT

CEDARTOWN, Ga. (AP) — A driver accused of hitting a bicyclist and leaving him to die in a ditch in northwestern Georgia has been found guilty, local media reported. Ralph “Ryan” Dover III was convicted Tuesday on charges of reckless conduct and a hit-and-run resulting in...