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: May 12, 2008
The Franklin County Emergency Management Association is investigating why there was an eight minute delay Sunday between the time when a Tornado warning was issued for Franklin county, and the time when the county’s Tornado sirens were sounded.
A Franklin County judge today set a $750,000 cash or surety bond for an 18 year old Columbus man charged in the killing of his twin brother. Judge Patrick Sheeran says he weighed the gravity of the crime, the weight of evidence, the safety of the community and Derris Lewis’ family ties in setting the bond.
As many 40-somethings know, the 1970′s and 80′s rock band Van Halen has reunited. The group played a sold out show in Columbus last week. The comeback tour has given WOSU commentator Michael Ivey hope that other things will turn-around.
The standoff between Governor Strickland and others against Attorney General Marc Dann ought to appear to followers of this year’s contentious Democratic presidential primary as just more of the same.
Since the 1960s the standard way for a woman to give birth is at a hospital. While the numbers of mothers choosing to give birth at home may be increasing, the increase is slight. But one method of giving birth is gaining popularity among women who do want to deliver at home – and that’s the water birth.