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: August 21, 2012
President Barack Obama focused on higher education accessibility and affordability in this latest trip to Central Ohio. It was the president’s latest attempt to separate himself from Republican Mitt Romney.
Amid an attendance-tampering investigation, Ohio has delayed next week’s release of annual school report cards whose results determine innumerable decisions by schools and families about funding, student scholarships and building and program placements.
A father and son have been hospitalized after being shot while sitting on a front porch. Columbus police say the shooting occurred Monday afternoon south of downtown.
Voting rights advocates say a directive by the Ohio Secretary of State to county elections officials to NOT hold weekend voting hours suppresses the vote. WOSU reports a group of these activists marched to the Franklin County Board of Elections Monday afternoon in an effort to push for more early voting times.