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Colts' improving defense faces tall task against Falcons

Sep. 19, 2019 5:16 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts cornerback Kenny Moore II understands this week's challenge each time he pops in an Atlanta Falcons tape. He sees quarterback Matt Ryan, the 2016 league MVP, adjusting on the fly to new wrinkles posed by defensive coordinators. He sees Julio Jones , the fast, physical...

Ex-compounding pharmacy CEO sentenced in drug-potency case

Sep. 19, 2019 6:31 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A former central Indiana compounding pharmacy executive who was convicted of federal charges stemming from drug-potency problems has been sentenced to almost three years behind bars. The Indianapolis Star reports 68-year-old Paul J. Elmer wept Wednesday at his sentencing hearing for...

Dillinger family members apply again to exhume his grave

Sep. 18, 2019 9:29 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Family members of 1930s gangster John Dillinger have submitted a new application to exhume his Indianapolis gravesite. The Indiana State Department of Health said it received the latest application Tuesday. Dillinger's family first applied to exhume the remains in July as part of a...

Vinatieri insists retirement never was contemplated

Sep. 17, 2019 5:53 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Adam Vinatieri just needed some time to clear his head. The rumored retirement apparently was never under consideration. In his first public comments since leaving the stadium Sunday, the NFL's career scoring leader explained he misspoke when saying he would answer questions on the...

Indiana judge wants reinstatement after felonies dropped

Sep. 17, 2019 5:15 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A southern Indiana judge wants to return to the bench after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor battery charge stemming from a fight outside an Indianapolis fast-food restaurant during which he and another judge were shot. The News and Tribune reports Clark Circuit Judge Andrew Adams...

Guatemalan gets 3½ more years after crash killed Colts LB

Sep. 17, 2019 3:56 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A Guatemalan man convicted of drunken driving in a crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver has been sentenced to an additional 42 months in prison for illegally re-entering the U.S. after being deported. Federal prosecutors announced Tuesday...

Suspects sought in vandalism at Medal of Honor memorial

Sep. 17, 2019 12:25 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say as many as three suspects are being sought in alleged vandalism at the Congressional Medal of Honor Memorial in Indianapolis. The Capitol Police Section of the Indiana State Police says in a statement that the public's help is being sought in identifying the suspect or...

Reich still confident in Vinatieri despite early-season woes

Sep. 16, 2019 5:42 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich still wants Adam Vinatieri to be his kicker. For now, he is. The NFL's career scoring leader left the team complex Monday afternoon without speaking to reporters, though he promised a day earlier he would as speculation swirled that the 46-year-old...

Colts find old-school philosophy still works in new-look NFL

Sep. 16, 2019 5:09 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich made one thing perfectly clear during the offseason. He expected the Colts to finish among the league's top-five rushing offenses. At this rate, they might even exceed Reich's expectations. Two games into the season, the Colts have the NFL's No. 2...

Indianapolis cop is charged for punching teen at school

Sep. 16, 2019 12:28 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis police officer who punched a 17-year-old student has been charged with battery and other crimes. The Marion County prosecutor on Monday announced the charges against Robert Lawson for an Aug. 29 incident at Shortridge High School. He's charged with battery, obstruction...