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DOVER, Del. (AP) - Law enforcement authorities in Delaware say a mother and father in Delaware have been charged in the death of their 16-month-old boy.

Delaware State News reports 25-year-old Antonio Hughes and 26-year-old Chanel E. Green were charged Friday after a two-year investigation.

The boy's death in April 2017 was ruled a homicide caused by blunt force trauma associated with child abuse.

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MILLSBORO, Del. (AP) - The Delaware Attorney General's Office wants to talk with parents of children who attended a Millsboro daycare where an infant died, allegedly from a medication overdose.

On Jan. 28, 2015, an employee at Handy's Little Disciples called 911 to report an unresponsive 10-month-old boy, who was taken to a local hospital, where he died, Delaware State Police said Tuesday in a news release.

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - The Maryland General Assembly is scheduled to adjourn its 90-day legislation session at midnight Monday. Here is a look at some of the legislation that has been passed so far:

FRACKING MORATORIUM

Permits to conduct hydraulic drilling for natural gas using the process known as fracking could not be granted in Maryland until October 2017.

STORMWATER FEES

State-mandated stormwater management fees would end, but nine counties and the city of Baltimore would need to show they are paying to meet federal mandates to clean polluted stormwater.