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Man facing $8.7M embezzlement case hid on Appalachian Trail

CINCINNATI (AP) — He was known as "Bismarck," a genial, thick-bearded hiker who had become a familiar character along the Appalachian Trail over the past six years, and a regular at Susie Montgomery's bed-and-breakfast in a small Virginia town — until the day the FBI showed up.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2015

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Ohio neighbors stunned after 3 dead found in home

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — Neighbors in a northeast Ohio condominium complex where three people were found dead say they are stunned and baffled.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2015

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Ohio wildlife chief submits resignation effective next month

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's wildlife chief is resigning next month after four years on the job, where he was involved in fights with lawmakers over deer-hunting changes and with the inspector general over alleged on-duty hunting by wildlife officers.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2015

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Police investigating possible murder-suicide northeast Ohio

AVON, Ohio (AP) — Police say a woman's ex-boyfriend burst into her northeast Ohio home and fatally shot a man before taking his own life.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2015

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Ohio gas prices increase a bit, match national average

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The average cost of gas for Ohio drivers has increased again from the previous week but is significantly cheaper than it was a year ago or even a month ago.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2015

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2 members say Ohio school board broke rules to squelch probe

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two state school board members who requested an independent investigation of the Ohio Department of Education's charter oversight office allege their proposal was blocked improperly.

Last Updated on Saturday, 19 September 2015

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Kasich remark about Latina maid draws unwanted attention

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich has become the latest 2016 presidential contender to draw attention for an apparent generalization related to Latinos.

Last Updated on Saturday, 19 September 2015

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Ohio tax agency reports increase in fraudulent tax returns

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say they are seeing a significant increase this year in attempts by scammers to steal state money through fraudulent income tax returns.

Last Updated on Saturday, 19 September 2015

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