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: June 19, 2012
Penn National is one step closer to moving forward with construction plans for a hotel to go along with the casino that is set to open later this fall.
A Franklin County Grand Jury today handed down an indictment against 38-year old Jeremy Roberts. Roberts is charged with fatally stabbing his ex-wife outside his Grove City apartment June 10th.
The Ohio Supreme Court has sided with Ohio State University in a lawsuit brought by ESPN over records it sought in connection to the university’s football scandal and NCAA investigation.
Ohio is remembering the state’s role in the fight against the British 200 years after the beginning of the war.
Oil and gas companies now have permits for more than 250 horizontal wells in Ohio’s Utica and Point Pleasant shale regions. While state officials expect continued increases in oil and gas development, researchers warn of a “natural resources curse” that has plagued other areas where wealth comes suddenly.