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COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 15 Ohio State survives gritty Bucknell to win 73-71

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Bucknell saw its chance but couldn’t quite get there. Trailing No. 15 Ohio State by two points, the Bison had the ball after a Buckeyes turnover with 14 seconds left. But a 3-point shot by Bruce Moore bounced off the front of the rim. Ohio State rebounded and held on for a … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 15 Ohio State survives gritty Bucknell to win 73-71

COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 15 Ohio State holds off Bucknell comeback to win 73-71

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Kaleb Wesson had a career-high 20 points and No. 15 Ohio State held off a Bucknell comeback to win 73-71 Saturday. Ohio State went on an 11-2 run to take an 11-point with under 10 minutes remaining, but Bucknell stormed back to within three with a 10-2 run and late 3-pointer by … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 15 Ohio State holds off Bucknell comeback to win 73-71

Ohio New: Columbus Couple Charged with Crimes Related to Violent, Armed Bank Robbery in Whitehall

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A federal grand jury has charged two Columbus individuals with crimes related to an armed robbery in September in Whitehall. Robert K. Mason, 42, and Bretta L. Nallen, 43, both of Columbus, were charged in the indictment returned here yesterday. Benjamin C. Glassman, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio, … Continue reading Ohio New: Columbus Couple Charged with Crimes Related to Violent, Armed Bank Robbery in Whitehall

Georgia News: Macon, Sentences Handed Down For Illegal Pill Mills Operating In Valdosta And Columbus

Macon, Ga. – Seven defendants involved in two clinics which operated “pill mills”, where tens of thousands of prescriptions for highly addictive opioids were dispensed, were sentenced this week in federal court, said Charles “Charlie” Peeler, the United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia. On Wednesday, December 5, 2018, The Honorable Hugh Lawson sentenced … Continue reading Georgia News: Macon, Sentences Handed Down For Illegal Pill Mills Operating In Valdosta And Columbus

Ohio News: COLUMBUS, John D. Evans, A Former Synovus Employee Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Bank, Not Paying Taxes On Illegal Income

COLUMBUS, Oo. – A former commercial banker for Synovus entered a guilty plea to bank fraud and tax evasion charges in federal court Wednesday, said Charles E. Peeler, the United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia. John D. Evans, 47 of Columbus, Georgia, entered the plea before the Honorable Clay D. Land. Mr. … Continue reading Ohio News: COLUMBUS, John D. Evans, A Former Synovus Employee Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Bank, Not Paying Taxes On Illegal Income

Ohio News: COLUMBUS, Bernard Oppong, Doctor Practicing in Dublin Charged with Health Care Fraud, Distributing Controlled Substance Through Pain Cream Scheme and Suboxone Clinic

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A federal grand jury has charged a Central Ohio doctor with charges related to a health care fraud scheme that included marketing prescription creams in Sav-a-Lot and low-income neighborhoods and persistently mailing those creams to Medicaid customers, as well as prescribing and distributing Suboxone without medical necessity. Bernard Oppong, 60, of Blacklick, … Continue reading Ohio News: COLUMBUS, Bernard Oppong, Doctor Practicing in Dublin Charged with Health Care Fraud, Distributing Controlled Substance Through Pain Cream Scheme and Suboxone Clinic

Ohio News: COLUMBUS, U.S. Attorney Glassman Appoints District Election Officers

COLUMBUS, Ohio – United States Attorney Benjamin C. Glassman announced today that he has designated Election Officers in each of the district’s three offices who will lead the efforts in connection with the Justice Department’s nationwide Election Day Program for the upcoming November 6, 2018, general elections. Glassman appointed: Deputy Criminal Chief Gary Spartis in … Continue reading Ohio News: COLUMBUS, U.S. Attorney Glassman Appoints District Election Officers