Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
WOSU News Archives For: January 29, 2008
Community Shelter Board officials say initial estimates indicate that Franklin County might have fewer homeless people living outside shelters than last year.
There’s a new bill being considered by Ohio lawmakers that’s meant to help more Ohioans afford health care coverage. In fact, backers of the plan say it would cut the ranks of the uninsured in half over the next few years.
The huge projected shortfall in the state budget doesn’t seem to be slowing down a proposal to give bonuses to modern-day Ohio veterans.
President Bush used his final State of the Union speech to talk about the Iraq war, to promote his No Child Left Behind Act, and to urge Americans to overcome their fears of recession. Ohio Public Radio’s Karen Kasler talked to a sample of the Ohio Congressional delegation and asked them about the speech.