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7 now dead in Amtrak crash

...including how fast the train was going when it jumped the tracks in an old industrial neighborhood not far from the Delaware River shortly after 9 p.m. "It's a devastating scene. There are many first responders out there. They are working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-13/7-now-dead-amtrak-crash
Blurring line between legal and illegal, Patriots only latest in sports to mess with equipment

...in unpredictable ways. That's why MLB works in the game balls with its own mud, mined only from a branch of the Delaware River in New Jersey, and acts swiftly if a pitcher is seen applying any other substance.Exhibit A: For pure comedy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-10/blurring-line-between-legal-and-i
Train derails in Philadelphia

...tractor-trailer that was stuck on the tracks in North Carolina.Port Richmond, the site of Tuesday's crash, is one of five neighborhoods in what's known as Philadelphia's River Wards, dense rowhouse neighborhoods located off the Delaware River.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-12/train-derails-philadelphia
Duke Energy expects to settle criminal inquiry sparked by ash spill

...disposal laws.In the company's second worst spill, 850,000 cubic yards of ash spilled across 10 acres and into the Delaware River from a PPL power plant in Pennsylvania in 2005. The company spent $37 million on the cleanup and was fined $1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-18/duke-energy-expects-settle
Judge approves Savannah dredging suit settlement

...with that argument in a 2010 legal dispute between Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey over plans to deepen the Delaware River.Billy Birdwell, a spokesman for the Army Corps' Savannah District, said the agency agreed to settle in part to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-29/judge-approves-savannah-dredg
Summer postcards continue coming

...named after the Delaware Indians, but that was just a name we gave them. The state was actually named after the Delaware River and Bay, and they were named in honor of Sir Thomas West (Lord De La Warr), the governor of the English colony...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-03/summer-postcards-continue-com
Proposal would settle Savannah harbor lawsuits

...to accommodate larger vessels.A federal judge in the Northeast agreed with that argument by the corps in 2010 in a legal dispute among Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey over plans to deepen more than 100 miles of the Delaware River.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-17/proposal-would-settle-savanna
Savannah River shad and sturgeon arrive early this year

...here in Georgia and found fish from the Edisto River (S.C.) that ended up as far away as New York and up the Delaware River."The shortnose sturgeon and its larger cousin, the Atlantic sturgeon, are among several ocean species that make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-03-29/savannah-river-shad-and-stur
What is it?

...Schriner, of Hephzibah ("I saw one in Stone Mountain."); J.J. Sharp, of Augusta (who saw them cross the Delaware River near Philadelphia Naval Yard); Roger and Hollie Nunez, of Augusta; and David Grant, of Evans (whose friend had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/01/liv_185665.shtml
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Overtime

...Chester, Pa., the disappearance of Orlando Magic guard Jameer Nelson's father has mystified his co-workers at a Delaware River tugboat company, where he was last seen walking across a dock Thursday. Divers, the U.S. Coast Guard and searchers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/01/oth_142105.shtml
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