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: April 5, 2010
City council members last night got an earful of complaints from members of the Columbus police union about plans to reorganize some police precincts and reassign officers.
Four years after it closed, the former Delphi Automotive plant is coming down. Demolition crews began tearing apart the behemoth building Monday morning. WOSU reports dozens of the plant’s former workers stopped by to see the building’s destruction and got their thoughts what could replace it – a casino.
Everyone arrested on felony charges in Ohio will soon be required to give police a DNA sample from their mouth.
Ohio lost a major political figure suddenly on Friday, when chief justice Thomas Moyer died less than a day after being admitted to a Columbus hospital for what were thought to be non-life-threatening health issues. Moyer was the nation’s longest serving state Supreme Court Chief Justice.