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Why China stoking up anger over South Korea missile system is doomed to fail.

Beijing has imposed unofficial sanctions against South Korea over its deployment of a missile defence system, but the effectiveness of the measures is questionable given China’s heavy reliance on Korean components to support its manufacturing industry, according to analysts. China has not announced any formal punitive ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Marathon Oil agrees to second northern Delaware buy this month.

Marathon Oil Corp., Houston, has agreed to acquire 21,000 net surface acres primarily in the Permian’s northern Delaware basin of New Mexico from Black Mountain Oil & Gas LLC, Fort Worth, and other private sellers for $700 million in cash, excluding closing adjustments.

- OGJ - US

Sustainable Mineral Supply.

International research team warns of mineral supply constraints as demand increases for green technologiesAn international team of researchers, led by the University of Delaware's Saleem Ali, says global resource governance and sharing of geoscience data is needed to address challenges facing future mineral ...

- ENN - US

Guy Found Passed Out in Drive-Thru Lane Gets DUI.

Police say a Delaware man was picked up on his third driving-under-the-influence arrest after he was found passed out in the drive-thru lane of a McDonald's restaurant, the AP reports. Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman, a Dover police spokesman, said in a news release that 21-year-old Octavio Lopez-Hernandez of Dover was...

- Newser - US

U.S. sees furious start to the wildfire season.

Wildfires have charred a whopping 2 million acres across the U.S. so far this year, an area larger than the state of Delaware.         


Maryland man shot, critically wounded after police pursuit.

Delaware authorities say a Maryland man remains hospitalized in critical condition after a police pursuit ended in gunfire.

- FOX News - US

'Mr. Spicer would do well to quote me accurately in the future': Senator slams Sean Spicer for 'mischaracterizing' his comments on Trump and Russia.

Cliff Owen/AP PhotoDemocratic Senator Chris Coons of Delaware released a statement accusing White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer of mischaracterizing comments he made earlier this month about potential collusion between Russian officials and the Trump campaign. Coons, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, ...

- Business Insider - US

Drive-thru DUI results in felony arrest instead of fast food.

Police say a Delaware man was picked up on his third driving-under-the-influence arrest after he was found passed out in the drive-thru lane of a McDonald's restaurant.

- FOX News - US

A builder who's spent 14 years in the industry explains how to know whether you should build or buy.

Courtesy of "Big Beach Builds"When you're ready to buy a home, you have to decide where, for how much ... and whether to build it from scratch. Marnie Oursler, star of "Big Beach Builds," says it comes down to your lifestyle — not just the way you intend to live in the home, but the way you live now. Oursler is the ...

- Business Insider - US

The 1st day of the NCAA tournament was really light on upsets.

The No. 12 seeds managed to pull off just one upset as the NCAA men's basketball tournament kicked off in earnest on Thursday, as Middle Tennessee State beat No. 5 seed Minnesota 81-72 to move into the second round. As The Associated Press notes, "Since 2007, the 12s have won 50 of 152 games against No. 5s," making the ...

- The Week - US

Lilis Energy completes its first two operated horizontal wells.

Lilis Energy Inc., San Antonio, has completed its first two operated Delaware basin horizontal wells, the Bison 1H and the Grizzly 1H, in Winkler County, Tex., and spudded a third operated horizontal well.

- OGJ - US

The Epic Ride That Kick-Started the American Revolution

The Delaware man who cast the deciding vote for American independence did so after a ride that puts Paul Revere's to shame.

- OZY - US

Not A 'Hippie Granola Thing': Kickstarter Releases Its First Public Benefit Corp. Statement

Crowdfunding pioneer Kickstarter recently released its first benefit statement since re-incorporating as a Public Benefit Corp. in Delaware over a year ago.

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A builder who's overseen more than 50 projects explains the best way to make your beach house more rentable

Courtesy of "Big Beach Builds"Renting out your home — especially your beach home — can be a great source of passive income. But how do you make your place stand out from the rest? Marnie Oursler, star of "Big Beach Builds," says that in resort areas especially, it comes down to space. "Bedrooms are key for rentals," ...

- Business Insider - US

Could Rosneft Take Control Of Citgo?

Rosneft could take control of 49.9 percent of Citgo – the troubled U.S. business of Venezuela's state-owned oil company, media are warning. PDVSA used the stake as collateral for a $1.5-billion loan provided by Rosneft last year, and the Russian company immediately filed a lien with the Delaware Department of State ...

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A builder who's been in the field for 14 years says the smartest choice you can make building a home has nothing to do with money or location

Courtesy of "Big Beach Builds"If you're planning — or considering — building a home, you're probably asking yourself two questions: "Where?" and "How much?" But Marnie Oursler, star of "Big Beach Builds," says the most important question you should ask is: with whom? Oursler, the founder ofMarnie Homes, a custom ...

- Business Insider - US

Buffalo in the '60s: Hippies, Delaware Park and a 'dope terror outbreak' 

By Steve Cichon/Posted at; - During the summer of 1969, 14 cases of young people being admitted to the hospital for drug-triggered attacks of terror and depression were directly linked to the ongoing hippie gatherings' in Delaware Park. During the … Continue reading → The post Buffalo in ...

- worldwide hippies - US

Climate, friendly businesses make Delaware beaches a year-round destination

A fateful Halloween festival became the turning point that extended the area's good vibes.

- Economic Policy Institute - US