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: July 8, 2009
In a few years it’ll be impossible to purchase incandescent light bulbs anywhere in the country. Congress voted last year to phase out the conventional light source to give way to the more energy-efficient compact fluorescent. But some question what’s inside these new bulbs, and whether they’re safe.
There were small developments today as the impasse over a new state budget for Ohio continued, but there wasn’t the big breakthrough everyone has been waiting for. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen has the latest.
The Columbus firefighter who pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges faced his boss Wednesday for a disciplinary hearing.
The House Speaker has been noticeably quiet in the budget battle between the governor and the Senate president. But as lawmakers consider the possibility of a third short-term budget, the Democratic leader threw down the gauntlet before his Republican colleague.