Slain killer, inmate suspect were in protective custody unit

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A union representing corrections officers says the suspect in the fatal prison beating of a serial killer dubbed the "Angel of Death" was a fellow Ohio inmate in a protective custody unit.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Dark money group backs super PAC pushing Mandel Senate bid

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A super PAC created to support Republican Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel's latest bid for U.S. Senate is getting the bulk of its money from an advocacy group not required to disclose its donors, an Associated Press review has found.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press

Attorneys seek to halt deportation of Mexican mom of 4 kids

CINCINNATI (AP) — The planned deportation of a Mexican mother of four U.S.-born children was on hold Tuesday as attorneys asked a federal appeals court to intervene amid widening political support for her.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL , Associated Press