An Ohio woman and her boyfriend have been sentenced to prison a year after one of her young daughters emailed a teacher for help and said she and her siblings were being chained to their beds, deprived of food and raped. The 32-year-old mother pleaded guilty Wednesday in Scioto County to two counts of rape and was sentenced to 10 years to life in prison as part of a plea agreement.

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio - They were her children. And Bobbi Sue Pack was supposed to protect them.

Hours after former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland announced he is running for the U.S. Senate, the only other Democratic candidate in the race wasn't saying much about whether he would stay in or get out.

Dale was paralyzed from the neck down and spent his last days in an electric wheelchair. He suffered from ALS , a cruel disease eventually rendering him a prisoner in his own body.