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 2012
Prosecutors say 17-year-old T.J. Lane chose his targets randomly and the attacks were not a result of bullying.
The parents of a boy killed in an Ohio school shooting say he was looking forward to picking up his paycheck from his first job.
The Mayor’s Human Rights commission has rejected a proposal to add sexual orientation and gender identity to the city’s non-discrimination codes for fair housing and job protection.
American Electric Power reportedly leased mineral rights below the preserve to a Texas-based oil company last year.
The report from the Ohio Shale Coalition predicts 65,000 jobs from oil and natural gas drilling. Critics cede that fracking will bring jobs, but they say that’s even more reason for tighter regulations.
The tragedy in Chardon, Ohio again has focused the nation on school security. What, if anything, can be done to prevent school shootings?
The troubled landlord whose rental home burned in December killing three people appeared in court again Tuesday. This time he pleaded not guilty to nearly two dozen building code violations. WOSU reports the victims’ family wants felony charges.
The company says customers signed up for the budget plan will see bills drop 35 percent beginning in March.
The poll from researchers at the University of Cincinnati gives Rick Santorum an 11-point lead over Mitt Romney, but it says nearly half of Ohio’s Republican primary voters could change their mind by Super Tuesday.
Ohio’s new Congressional map has made next week’s primary election the only substantial obstacle for many candidates to win office.