Kremlin foe Navalny jailed for 30 days; allies plan protests

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian judge on Monday ordered opposition leader Alexei Navalny jailed for 30 days, after the leading Kremlin critic returned to Russia from Germany where he was recovering from nerve agent poisoning that he blames on President Vladimir Putin’s government. The ruling followed a hastily set up court hearing at a police […]

Biden to propose 8-year citizenship path for immigrants

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden plans to unveil a sweeping immigration bill on Day One of his administration, hoping to provide an eight-year path to citizenship for an estimated 11 million people living in the U.S. without legal status, a massive reversal from the Trump administration’s harsh immigration policies. The legislation puts Biden on […]

Inauguration rehearsal evacuated after fire in homeless camp

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Capitol complex temporarily locked down Monday during a rehearsal for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration after a fire in a homeless encampment roughly a mile away sent a plume of smoke into the air and caused security concerns in an already jittery city. The false alarm briefly interrupted the rehearsal for […]

Roundup: Salesianum rallies to pin loss on Riders

Salesianum won the final three individual matches to rally for a 33-27 win over Caesar Rodney in non-conference wrestling on Monday afternoon. The Sals (1-0) trailed 27-22 before scoring the final 11 points of the match. Sallies led 30-27 going into the final bout before Timothy Froelich won a 7-0 decision at 160 pounds. CR […]

Taco Reho expanding from food truck to restaurant

REHOBOTH BEACH — Rock ‘n’ roll-infused food truck Taco Reho will open its first brick-and-mortar restaurant in 2021. “The new location will allow us to expand our experience and food offerings to our growing fan base,” owner and chef Billy Lucas said in a news release. Taco Reho will be moving into the former Burger […]

Feathered friend

Dave Tally of Camden took this photo at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge on Nov. 26.

Bridgeville man charged with drug offenses

BRIDGEVILLE — A 42-year-old Bridgeville man was charged with drug offenses after Delaware State Police Governors Task Force and Probation and Parole officers responded to a residence in the 11000 block of Evans Drive for a criminal investigation, authorities said. Police said Jerome W. Charleston was the lone resident upon arrival. Approximately 6.279 grams of […]

Sunset at Bombay Hook

Alex Cisar of Dover took this photo of sunset at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge Dec. 11.

Broadkill River

George W. Ward of Milton took this photo of the Broadkill River as seen from Milton’s fishing pier on Dec. 12.

Juveniles charged in connection with stolen vehicle

DOVER — Three juvenile males were arrested on a receiving stolen property charge in connection with a motor vehicle, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Heather Pepper said. According to authorities Thursday, troopers responded to the 100 block of Karl Drive at approximately 2:40 a.m. for a suspicious vehicle. The investigation revealed the vehicle, a […]