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Happy Birthday to
Allison Houghton of New Castle

Weekday mornings at 6:45, Spencer and Nancy send birthday greetings to our listeners. Click here to get your birthday announcement on the air!

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!


UPDATE: Prison administrator arrested for alleged sex with inmate
The chief of security at Delaware's Baylor women's prison near New Castle was arrested late Tuesday afternoon after police said he had sex with an inmate.

Wilmington police say gunshots down in 2015, data supports Operation Disrupt
Officials in Wilmington said the number of gunshot incidents recorded by the city's detection system dropped during the first six months of this year, when compared to the prior six months.

Delaware State Police, Dept. of Justice announce 4 more arrests in 'Operation In The House'
Four individuals wanted in connection to a joint operation by the Delaware State Police and Department of Justice that resulted in charges being filed against 35 people have since been taken into custody following the operation being made public.

Markell signs ban on smoking electronic cigarettes in most indoor public places
Gov. Jack Markell on Tuesday signed a ban on smoking e-cigarettes in most indoor public areas that was passed by state lawmakers during this year's legislative session.

University of Delaware overhauls sexual misconduct policy
In response to calls nationwide for college campuses to do a better job of responding to allegations of sexual assault, the University of Delaware has changed the way it investigates complaints, doing away with hearings.

New Castle Co. Police: Hockessin woman steals Delaware City Fire pickup, gets in accident, tries to return truck to parking lot
A 43-year-old Hockessin woman was arrested when she pulled a stolen Delaware City Fire Department pick-up truck into the New Castle County Police parking lot--the same lot from where she'd just stolen the truck.

Former Eagles QB McNabb charged with 2nd DUI
Former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb was arrested after a DUI crash in Arizona late last month, authorities announced publicly Tuesday.

PA school ex-principal from Wilmington accused of improper contact with teen
The former principal of a private Philadelphia-area school has been arrested and charged with improper contact with a teenage student.

WDEL's Road Scholar: Stepping in front of a pedestrian crash problem in Delaware
The proclivity of crashes involving pedestrians in Delaware has become a concern for the state's Office of Highway Safety--enough to get the agency to begin a campaign aimed at educating the walking public about crossing the street safely.

New Castle County Police Mounted Patrol arrest Bear man in connection to Brookside shooting
A Bear-area man was charged in connection to a shooting that occurred earlier in 2015 after New Castle County Police Mounted Patrol units took him into custody.