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We'll get things started with a chance to win with Bust Your Brain at 5:40 A.M.!!!! We'll also have all the latest Hollywood gossip with The Scoop, The Daily Fail at 7:30 and much more!! Plus win with "Can't Beat Nancy" at 8:00! The fun begins bright and early at 5:30!!!!


BUST YOUR BRAIN: When it comes to gift giving, what's one of the most annoying things you can do days before the holidays? Taking a sneak peek at the gifts!


WDEL's Road Scholar: Prevention and preparation the keys to surviving roadside breakdowns
Picture this: It's a wet December day with blustery, raw winds and daylight quickly diminishing. You're headed home from work on a back road in Christiana Hundred, because the traffic on southbound Route 141 near Greenville is far too jammed to bear. The "Check Engine" light has been displayed since the weekend and you just remembered you didn't call your mechanic earlier in the day. Suddenly, the car begins to sputter and you lose power steering. You struggle to get the car to the side of this two-lane road without a shoulder and now you're stranded just off a blind curve.

Dead woman found near New Castle farmers market
New Castle City Police are investigating a dead woman found in the parking lot of Airport Plaza.

Elsmere Police arrest 3 following month-long drug investigation
Elsmere Police announced Tuesday the arrest of three men on drug charges following a month-long investigation.

Vehicle crashes into electrical junction boxes behind Middletown Diner
An accident in the rear of the Middletown Diner Monday morning destroyed the electrical junction boxes for a number of businesses in the strip mall there.

EdWatch: Reading intervention pilot program launches in Colonial School District
A pilot program for students with reading deficiencies launched in New Castle County's Colonial School District with the hopes of providing a service otherwise inaccessible to students who most need it.

AAA: Watch out for deer, other animals on the roads this fall
AAA Mid-Atlantic is reminding Delawareans that this time of year is the worst for collisions involving cars and deer.

Williams: More drug sweeps and searches are needed
Wilmington mayor Dennis Williams would like to see more drug sweeps in his city, but personnel changes are making it a challenge to get all the pieces in place.

Senior citizen grazed by bullet in Wilmington
An elderly man was struck by gunfire in Wilmington on Monday afternoon.

Van/car crash hospitalizes 2
A woman and a baby boy were hospitalized after a van-versus-car crash in New Castle.

DC mayor announcing settlement in Exelon, Pepco merger
Power companies Exelon and Pepco came to an agreement with District of Columbia regulators on a proposed merger Tuesday