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: July 30, 2013
The new owner of the Columbus Crew says the major league soccer team will remain in Columbus.
Columbus police have officially closed their investigation into assault charges against Ohio State football running back Carlos Hyde. No charges were filed, however he has been suspended for at least the first thee games of the season.
Gordon Gee’s retirement agreement with Ohio State means the former university president gives up $3,000,000 he was owed. The mult-million dollar agreement announced this week will allow Gee to stay on with the university for another five years.
The Columbus Crew have been sold to a California businessman. Anthony Precourt of Precourt Sports Ventures LLC has purchased a 100 percent stake in team.
A fifth person has been confirmed to have died from contracting legionnaires disease at the Wesley Ridge Retirement Community in Reynoldsburg.
When he announced Monday that he’s endorsing Ed FitzGerald for governor, former Gov. Ted Strickland says the 2014 campaign is about the future, not the past. But its becoming clear that, at least in part, the race will be a referendum on Strickland as well.
One of the men who followed a Columbus casino winner home and robbed him of his winnings has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
Ohio’s latest attempt to curb abortions appears to have had its first casualty. An abortion clinic in Toledo blames the new law for its closure last month. The only other clinic in the Northwest Ohio city could close by the end of this month.
Ohio State University has announced a $5.8 million retirement package for former president Gordon Gee following his departure from the university after comments jabbing Roman Catholics and Southeastern Conference schools.