Ex-UGA Coach Donnan Acquitted In Investment Case

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Former University of Georgia football coach Jim Donnan was acquitted Friday of a long list of charges related to an investment fraud scheme, looking relieved as he put his head in his hands and then hugged teary family members in the courtroom. The 69-year-old...

Ex-UGA Coach Donnan Acquitted In Investment Case

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Former University of Georgia football coach Jim Donnan was acquitted Friday of a long list of charges related to an investment fraud scheme, looking relieved as he put his head in his hands and then hugged teary family members in the courtroom. The 69-year-old...

Man Indicted In Ohio Hospital Break Room Shooting

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has been indicted by a grand jury on charges stemming from a Veterans Affairs hospital shooting that wounded one person. Friday’s indictment charges 59-year-old Neil Richard Moore with an assault and a weapons offense. His arraignment is...

EveryWare Temporarily Shuts 2 Factories

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — EveryWare Global Inc., the maker of Oneida plates, forks and spoons, said it is temporarily closing two factories and furloughing workers in order to save money. The company said Thursday that the factories will be shut for three to four weeks. A...

CBJ Sign Center Alexander Wennberg To 3-year Deal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed center Alexander Wennberg (VEHN’-burg) to a three-year, entry-level contract. The 19-year-old Wennberg was Columbus’ first pick, 14th overall, in the 2013 NHL draft. Wennberg recently completed his rookie...

Indianapolis Signs Top Draft Pick Jack Mewhort

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis signed second-round draft pick Jack Mewhort on Friday. The 6-foot-6, 309-pound offensive lineman from Ohio State was chosen No. 59 overall last week and is expected to compete for playing time at guard and center. The signing comes on the same day...

EveryWare Closes 2 Factories, Furloughs Workers

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — EveryWare Global Inc., the maker of Oneida plates, forks and spoons, says it is temporarily closing two factories and furloughing workers in order to save money. The company says the factories will be shut for three to four weeks. A spokeswoman declined to...

New Fight Emerges In Ohio Treasure Hunter Dispute

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Ohio company owned by a fugitive treasure hunter is fighting to gain control over recently recovered gold from a ship that sank off the South Carolina coast in 1857. Columbus-America Discovery Group argues in a Thursday filing that it has the exclusive...

Indians Option Salazar To Minors

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have optioned right-hander Danny Salazar to Triple-A Columbus after he struggled in eight starts this season. Salazar started last season’s wild-card playoff game. But he was 1-4 with a 5.53 ERA, striking out 47 in 40 2-3 innings, but...

Ex-UGA Coach Donnan Not Guilty In Investment Case

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — A jury has found former University of Georgia football coach Jim Donnan not guilty on all 41 charges against him related to an investment fraud scheme. Donnan faced charges including conspiracy, mail fraud, wire fraud and money laundering. Prosecutors said the...