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: February 17, 2010
The front runner for the Republican nomination for a U.S. Senate seat from Ohio, Rob Portman, now appears to have a clear shot for the nomination. That’s because a little known GOP challenger is about to drop out.
Foreclosure filings in Ohio have edged upward to a new record high for the state. From our statehouse news bureau, Bill Cohen has details.
Millions of dollars are at stake, as hundreds of thousands of jobless Ohioans wait to see whether Congress votes to extend unemployment compensation benefits. The deadline is February 27th. In an interview with Ohio Public Radio’s Bill Cohen, Bruce Madson of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, explains what the fall-out would be, if congress fails to vote an extension.
Some lingering snow showers will greet morning commuters today. But, poor driving conditions in rural areas and city sidewalks piled with snow will force another round of school delays and closings today. Click MORE icon to see list of closures and delays.