Convicted swindler cited for several Ohio prison violations

CLEVELAND (AP) — The man imprisoned in a $100 million, multistate Navy veterans charity fraud has been cited for a number of prison violations after run-ins with guards during his first two years behind bars.

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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.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

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.

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