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: January 24, 2013
Residents of the Park Stradley Hall at Ohio State returned after winter break to find their bathrooms had been modified. WOSU reports the changes follow an alleged rape in one of the bathroom’s this fall.
An Ohio State University military historian says it will take some time and possibly an act of congress to implement new Pentagon rules allowing women to serve in ground combat units. Retired Army Colonel and OSU military historian, Pete Mansoor, says congress will have to decide whether women will have to register with selective service on their 18th birthday.
A 20 year old Columbus man who shot and killed a man following a break-in at his home has been indicted for voluntary manslaughter. Donald Eugene Griffin III was charged in connection with the death last October of 29 year old Quenton Savage.
Authorities say a husband and wife died in a large house fire near Buckeye Lake early this morning.
Dayton city officials have approved development plans for a $125 million racino on the former site of an automotive plant.
Ohio Governor John Kasich is scheduled to address the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Thursday. It’s a rare opportunity to put Ohio in an international spotlight. While in Switzerland, Governor Kasich is expected to tout Ohio’s improving economy.
After the economy took a downturn in 2008, many people near retirement had to raid their life savings. They need to make up for their losses in a hurry.
Police say 15-year-old Kaewaun Coleman was shot in a McDonald’s parking lot on Cleveland Ave. near Linden McKinley STEM Academy. Two teenagers have been charged with his murder.