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Woman sues Discovery, others over pumpkin-flinging accident (access required)

DOVER, Del.  — A woman who was critically injured when an air cannon exploded during a Delaware pumpkin-launching competition has filed a federal lawsuit against event organizers and participants, state officials and Discovery Communications. Suzanne Dakessian claims in Wednesday’s lawsuit ...

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Beach reopens at Cape Henlopen with end of plover nesting (access required)

CAPE HENLOPEN, Del. — State environmental officials say a stretch of ocean beach at Cape Henlopen State Park have reopened now that the nesting season for piping plovers has come to an end. Officials say the beach area between Gordons ...

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Groups look to save WWII towers on Delaware coast (access required)

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. (AP) — Along the Delaware coast stands a series of watchtowers which helped protect the United States during World War II. They were used to look for enemy ships and, if any had been spotted, the crews ...

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Md. pharma prevails against rival in Delaware’s highest court (access required)

PharmAthene Inc., an Annapolis pharmaceutical company, recently scored a victory in Delaware’s highest court in a dispute with rival Siga Technologies Inc. The Delaware Supreme Court affirmed the Delaware Court of Chancery’s decision to award PharmAthene lump sum expectation damages ...

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