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 25, 2013
Retail researchers expect sales to be up this holiday shopping season for Ohio businesses. The highly competitive holiday shopping season that heats up this Thanksgiving week usually produces a significant chunk of the annual revenues for many retailers.
A school superintendent and three more people have been charged by a grand jury that investigated whether other laws were broken in the rape of a 16-year-old girl by two Steubenville high school football players.
The new play “The Black Cyclone” tells the story of Ohio’s forgotten sports legend Charles Follis. Follis, from Wooster, is credited with being the first black professional football player.
Statistics show that the Ohio welfare rolls increased in October for the first time since the state started cracking down on job and work-training requirements. Joel Potts, executive director of the Ohio Job and Family Services Directors’ Association, says it’s now “a true temporary-assistance program.”
A 9-year-old boy who police say was the first targeted in a string of shootings by his mother’s ex-boyfriend has died from his injuries.