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: November 27, 2012
An Ohio bill that would have imposed the most stringent restriction on abortions in the nation has met its end.
The Franklin County Board of Elections says the New Albany school levy which has been in limbo since election night has passed.
A tight Ohio House race is headed to a recount after official tallies put the Republican incumbent just 14 votes ahead of his Democratic challenger.
Abortions by Ohio women are at an all-time low. The Ohio Department of Health reports that induced abortions dropped 12 percent last year, hitting the lowest number since the state started tracking them 35 years ago.
In a defeat for Democrats, the Ohio Supreme Court has let a newly drawn state legislative map stand. In a ruling Tuesday, the high court said Ohio’s Constitution doesn’t require political neutrality when drafting new House and Senate districts.
Sharing services could save school districts millions of dollars, however critics say the savings fall well short of replacing federal and state funding.
A new advisory board has met for the first time, to try to come up with a way for the state to manage what the governor calls a fragmented workforce development system.