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: December 10, 2008
The census figures that say three Ohio communities have been hit particularly hard by the slumping economy might be skewed. Both Athens and Oxford have large off-campus populations of students who would report themselves as low-income. But that doesn’t explain Portsmouth’s ranking where poverty according to the report has nearly doubled in the last 9 years.
The Ohio House has approved a bill to protect taxpayers’ personal data from inappropriate access by state officials.
The Columbus Division of Fire and the Capital Area Humane Society are looking into the shooting deaths of a north side firefighter’s dogs. The firefighter said in an email to the fire chief he killed the dogs because they were suffering. A tip to the Humane Society said otherwise.
The Ohio Senate has voted to pass a bill that would eliminate the so called golden week – the window of time in which Ohioans can both register to vote and cast a ballot on the same day.