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 15, 2011
Mary Jo Kilroy’s plan to run for Congress in the new Franklin County district has been thrown a curve. The map approved Wednesday by Ohio lawmakers moves Kilroy’s Clintonville home into the 12th congressional district, a seat now held by long-time Congressman Pat Tiberi of Genoa Township.
The two chambers agreed on a bill that establishes a slightly more Democrat-friendly Congressional map and returns to a single March primary.
Ohio Supreme Court Justice Paul Pfeifer helped craft Ohio’s death penalty statute in 1981. Now he think it should be abandoned.
Ohio Supreme Court justice Paul Pfeifer is calling for the end of Ohio’s death penalty, calling it a “death lottery.” Supporters say it’s a just punishment and deterrent to crime. Should Ohio’s death penalty be changed? Should it be abolished?
Families who need help the most this holiday season picked up presents donated to them through the Salvation Army’s Adopt-A-Family program yesterday.