DOVER, Del. (AP) — A former Delaware police officer charged with evidence tampering and lying to investigators in connection with his shooting and wounding of a carjacking suspect has lost a bid to dismiss the case.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — An 8-year-old boy and two teenagers were shot on Monday evening in Wilmington, police said.
The shooting happened around 7 p.m. in the 300 block of South Jackson Street, Wilmington Police said in a news release.
NEW YORK (AP) — The new Amazon series “ The Summer I Turned Pretty ” is a coming-of-age story about a teenager who finds herself in a love triangle while on summer vacation.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Opening statements are set to begin in the criminal corruption trial of Delaware’s state auditor following completion of jury selection Monday.
A panel of seven men and five women was seated in the trial of Auditor Kathy McGuiness, whose initial jury was tossed after the trial was moved from Wilmington to Dover earlier this month.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Police in Delaware are searching for a man who was disguised as a security worker when he robbed an armored truck and assaulted two employees.
The suspect was armed with a handgun and wearing a mask and a Garda uniform when he robbed one of the company's armored trucks near Wilmington on Friday morning, according to the Delaware State Police.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Five years after the state's initial investigation of GenX turning up in the Cape Fear River, Gov. Roy Cooper and his environmental chief unveiled a three-pronged strategy Tuesday to address further efforts to reduce and remedy a broad category of “forever chemicals” in water sources.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) _ NCino, Inc. (NCNO) on Wednesday reported a loss of $30.7 million in its fiscal first quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, North Carolina-based company said it had a loss of 28 cents.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Prosecutors have dismissed criminal corruption charges against Delaware’s state auditor because of a legal technicality but plan to seek a new grand jury indictment next week, court officials said Wednesday.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — The opening trial day in the criminal corruption case against Delaware’s state auditor came to an abrupt halt Tuesday when the judge decided to give attorneys more time to consider issues raised by defense arguments that the indictment against Auditor Kathy McGuiness is defective.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ Marvell Technology, Inc. (MRVL) on Thursday reported a loss of $165.7 million in its fiscal first quarter.
The Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had a loss of 20 cents per share.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A former dean at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington is returning to the school as its new chancellor, officials announced Thursday.
Aswani Volety, currently serving as provost and vice president for academic affairs at Elon University, was elected unanimously by the UNC Board of Governors during its meeting in Chapel Hill.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man is jailed under bond of more than $10 million after a drug bust in which sheriff's deputies seized more than 1,000 pills laced with fentanyl.
The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office said its vice and narcotic unit recently concluded a three-month investigation into the sale and distribution of counterfeit pills laced with fentanyl and being sold as “pharmaceutical grade,” news outlets reported.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A report by Amtrak's inspector general found that the train service's $41 million purchase of an office building in Delaware has failed to provide savings that were projected.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State is adding South Carolina transfer and former McDonald's All-American Saniya Rivers to its women's basketball program.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who worked at Fort Bragg was sentenced Wednesday to more than three years in prison for bribery and money laundering related to government contracts, according to a federal prosecutor.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Wilmington police have charged a 17-year-old juvenile with murder in the fatal shooting of a 20-year-old man.
Police said Uquan Davis was shot on May 5 in Wilmington's Browntown neighborhood.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ Enovis Corporation (ENOV) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $18.1 million.
The Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 33 cents per share.
WILMINGTON, Ohio (AP) _ Air Transport Services Group Inc. (ATSG) on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $49.8 million.
The Wilmington, Ohio-based company said it had profit of 57 cents per share.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ InterDigital Inc. (IDCC) on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $18 million.
On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had profit of 58 cents.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man faces a maximum sentence of 43 years in prison after pleading guilty in the death of a woman he had been dating in 2019.
Jermaine Pompey, 33, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to second-degree murder in the death of Quinchelle Carr, 30, WECT reported.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's intermediate appeals court ordered new trials Tuesday for two men convicted separately of first-degree murder, pointing to errors related to admitted evidence and the refusal of a judge to provide testimony transcripts to jurors.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ Incyte Corp. (INCY) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $38 million.
The Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 17 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 55 cents per share.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ DuPont de Nemours, Inc. (DD) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $488 million.
On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 95 cents.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ Chemours Co. (CC) on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $234 million.
The Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had profit of $1.43 per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to $1.46 per share.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A man who spent about half of his life behind bars for a murder he said he didn’t commit was released from prison after Delaware prosecutors decided to essentially dismiss his case.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Current and former Delaware politicians, family and friends of Pierre S. “Pete” du Pont IV remembered the late governor, U.S. House member and presidential candidate for reviving the state’s economy, working across the partisan aisle and sharing a cheerful spirit.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ The Bancorp Inc. (TBBK) on Thursday reported net income of $29 million in its first quarter.
The bank, based in Wilmington, Delaware, said it had earnings of 50 cents per share.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) _ Live Oak Bancshares Inc. (LOB) on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $34.5 million.
The bank, based in Wilmington, North Carolina, said it had earnings of 76 cents per share.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ Navient Corp. (NAVI) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $255 million.
On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of $1.67.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ Ashland Inc. (ASH) on Tuesday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $786 million.
On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had profit of $13.69.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has hired Billy Donlon as associate head coach and Sean Dixon as assistant for men's basketball.
Tigers coach Brad Brownell announced the additions Monday.
Donlon will make $450,000 a year for the two-year deal.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) _ WSFS Financial Corp. (WSFS) on Thursday reported earnings of $3.8 million in its first quarter.
The Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had profit of 6 cents per share.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — An administrator at a Delaware prep school whose graduates include U.S. Sen. Chris Coons and television personality Dr. Oz has been charged with dealing child pornography.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Saniya Rivers, part of South Carolina's No. 1 women's basketball recruiting class this past season, has entered the NCAA transfer portal a day after the Gamecocks celebrated their national championship with a downtown parade.
The following excerpt is from the introduction of “Jill: A Biography of the First Lady,” by Associated Press journalists Julie Pace and Darlene Superville.
CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. (AP) — J. Michael “Mike” Rouse, a former Associated Press reporter in North Carolina who helped usher the news cooperative into the early computer age though vote tabulation and story transmission, has died.
More than 17,000 warnings have been issued since speed cameras were installed in January in the construction zone along Interstate 95 in Wilmington, according to Delaware transportation officials.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — In a public ceremony delayed two years by the pandemic, President Joe Biden on Saturday commissioned the USS Delaware, a nuclear attack submarine, saying it would enhance national security, though he made no reference to the global turmoil from Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A second group of voters opposing the candidacy of North Carolina Rep. Madison Cawthorn — through a section of the Constitution addressing insurrection — has been barred by a federal judge from participating in litigation filed by Cawthorn.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — The company that runs the Port of Wilmington under an arrangement with the state of Delaware is not entitled to charge terminal usage fees to the operator of a petroleum offloading operation and cannot block the operator or its customers from accessing an adjacent fuel storage terminal, a judge ruled Tuesday.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware man has been arrested and charged in federal court with hiring a hitman to murder his ex-wife.
The U.S. attorney's office in Delaware announced the charges Wednesday against the 47-year-old Wilmington man.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jaylen Sims had 17 points to lead five UNC Wilmington players in double figures as the Seahawks beat Northern Colorado 80-64 in the semifinals of the College Basketball Invitational on Tuesday night.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Mike Okauru had 27 points as UNC Wilmington beat VMI 93-78 in the College Basketball Invitational first round on Sunday.
Jaylen Sims had 18 points for UNC Wilmington (24-9).
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — John Raymond made a plan and was sticking to it after arriving at Atlantic City's Borgata casino to bet on the March Madness college basketball tournament Thursday.
“I'm going to drink as much as I can, win as much money as I can, watch every single game, eat some good food and hang with my friends,” the Wilmington, Delaware man said.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bones Hyland received a special gift from the Delaware firefighters and first responders who saved his life from a house fire in 2018 — a custom Wilmington Fire Department jacket — and Hyland took it and jumped with a wide smile into the stands to share the moment with some of his friends and family.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A former Delaware police officer is facing a felony charge of trying to solicit sex from an underage girl.
A New Castle County grand jury on Monday indicted Brandon Cooper, 30, on a charge of sexual solicitation of a child, along with misdemeanor charges of lewdness and official misconduct.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jyare Davis scored 18 points, Andrew Carr had 17 points and 12 rebounds for his second career double-double and fifth-seeded Delaware beat No. 2 seed UNC Wilmington 59-55 on Tuesday night to claim the Colonial Athletic Association tournament championship.
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A man accused of shooting a West Virginia city councilman and kidnapping his wife and mother-in-law has pleaded guilty.
Antonio DeJesus, 35, of Wilmington, Delaware, entered the plea Monday to unlawful assault, two counts of kidnapping and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, news outlets reported.
OAKISLAND, N.C. (AP) — Crews rescued three kayakers stranded in deep mud as the tide rose on the North Carolina coast Sunday, officials said.
Oak Island Water Rescue received a report around 3 p.m.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman whose dog disappeared more than a year ago has celebrated an emotional reunion after her pet was found 200 miles away at an animal shelter.
Emerald Tinae described her dog, Mochi, as an escape artist and thought someone might have taken him, news outlets reported.