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 25, 2012
A group of nuns protesting cuts to federal programs for the poor and working families made a stop in Columbus Monday afternoon. Nuns on a Bus visited the office of Congressman Pat Tiberi to discuss cuts to federal social service programs.
Future workers at the Hollywood Casino are training for a variety of potential new jobs. This week, those wanting positions as slot technicians began learning new skills.
Prosecutors say Benjamin Richardson deceived lenders into giving loans that he never paid back, then filed for bankruptcy without reporting income he received from a nightclub he co-owned with a narcotics trafficker.
The bill makes dozens of policy changes, including potentially holding back third graders who can’t read, and increasing training and re-certification for poorly-rated teachers.
Police say a speeding SUV hit a pole, veered into some woods, and apparently struck the 12-year-old girl somewhere along the way.
Every week we’re taking a Road Trip to a little known but interesting part of Ohio. This week we’re exploring southwest Ohio and the village of Ripley’s role in the Underground Railroad.
Later this week, the Franklin Park Conservatory on East Broad Street will unveil a new site- specific sculpture as part of its series of exhibits on sustainability. The exhibits bridge art and nature. But, the new installation is made up of very unnatural material.