WOSU News Archives For: January 19, 2005

Ohioans still divided heading into inaguration

12:00AM
January
19, 2005

On Thursday, President George W. Bush will be sworn in for another term. Many political observers say that he has Ohio to thank for that. Certainly few other states got more attention leading up to the election than Ohio. The political divisions ran deep, and three months later, for many people, they still do.

Cultural distrust hampers Mexican arson investigation

12:00AM
January
19, 2005

It has been 4 months since a fire swept through a west-side apartment complex and killed 10 people of Mexican heritage. Investigators have ruled it arson and the search for the person or people who set the fire continues. Progress is slow because cultural distrust continues to hamper detectives.