Augusta man dies by lethal injection

Thursday, July 31, 2014 Augusta man dies by lethal injection JACKSON, Ga. - Jose High went to his death Tuesday night proclaiming he did not kill the 11-year-old for whose murder he received a death sentence...

Business news

...nation's second biggest U.S. newspaper publisher by circulation, said Friday that it is exploring strategic options that could include a sale of the company or parts of it. Its papers include the the San Jose Mercury News and the Denver Post.

SEC roundup: Rebels rout Commodores in their conference opener

...8-year-old school record with 13 catches. NO. 5 AUBURN 59, SAN JOSE STATE 13In Auburn, Ala., Cameron Artis-Payne ran for three...and Auburn (2-0) used a dominant ground game to beat San Jose State (1-1).Auburn had six touchdowns and 358 yards on...

Washington Nationals beat Atlanta Braves 2-1 behind Doug Fister

...seven hits in six-plus innings for the Braves.Atlanta's Freddie Freeman singled off Matt Thornton to score pinch-runner Jose Constanza in the eighth, sending Jason Heyward to third. Craig Stammen came on and retired Justin Upton to end the inning...

For Europe's vast unemployed, hopes remain dim

...standstill, not getting ahead or going backwards, and the only thing that's helped us stay afloat is tourism."In Portugal, Jose Nunes Pereira, who opened a restaurant last month in Lisbon, dismissed the rate cut as "totally irrelevant."The cut "won't...

49ers' Ray McDonald facing domestic violence charges

...arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood, San Jose police said.McDonald, 29, was released from jail after posting bail, Santa Clara County sheriff's Sgt. Kurt Stenderup...

Black, Smith promoted to San Jose

...Ray Black and Jake Smith have been assigned to Advanced-A San Jose and will report to the Giants on Friday. The two relievers have...stretch by getting thrown into a potential playoff hunt. San Jose is five games back of Stockton in the California League's North...

Alex Wood carves up Marlins in Braves' win

...ATLANTA - The last time Alex Wood started against Miami at Turner Field, he pitched eight strong innings before losing 1-0 to Jose Fernandez.More than four months later, even though Fernandez is out for the season with an elbow injury, Wood enjoyed a little...

Astros slugger Chris Carter OK toiling in anonymity

...past his early season struggles to become a prime candidate for one of the most anonymous home run titles in years.Aside from Jose Altuve, who leads the majors with 189 hits, Carter has put together the best season of any Astro. Most of the team toils in...

Augusta GreenJackets limp down stretch behind offensive woes

...runs per game.The lineup lost its few consistent pieces when Brandon Bednar and Tyler Horan were assigned to Advanced-A San Jose on June 29 and Aug. 1, respectively.Despite second-half struggles, Ryder Jones was also a key bat lost when he was assigned...