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: April 5, 2013
The Ohio State Athletic Department says Deshaun Thomas, a junior forward on the men’s basketball team, plans to go pro.
Ohio governor John Kasich has agreed to a rare meeting with the family of a murder victim whose condemned killer the governor spared from execution.
Attorneys for a group of Amish men and women found guilty of hate crimes in eastern Ohio are arguing that the group’s conviction, sentencing and imprisonment in separate facilities across the country violates their constitutional rights and amounts to cruel and unusual punishment.
Just 88,000 jobs were added to private and public payrolls in March. The jobless rate still edged down to 7.6 percent — but only because nearly half a million fewer people were in the labor force.
Ohio State University will use a $250,000 donation to launch a program offering free legal services to military veterans.
The leader of the labor group that represents most of Ohio’s prison employees says conditions are ripe for another riot like the one that was waged in Lucasville two decades ago.
A left-leaning research group says the state could ease the budget-crafting process by closing tax loopholes that costs the state hundreds of millions of dollars every year.