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: December 10, 2013
Facing large tax liens, Democratic lieutenant governor candidate Eric Kearney, a Cincinnati Democrat, today dropped out of race.
Pioneering former Ohio legislator William L. Mallory has died in Cincinnati at age 82. He was the state’s first black House majority leader and longest-serving in its history.
As mourners from around the world are remembering the late Nelson Mandela, Columbus native, Julialynne Walker shares her stories when she lived and worked in South Africa for 15 years after Mandela’s release from prison.
Ohio casino gamblers spent about $70-million last month. The figure is about the same as in October. Revenue figures fall short of projections for the first five months of Ohio’s new budget year and that means a smaller jackpot for cities, towns and schools.
Four reporters and a college instructor are suing the head of Ohio’s prison system over his refusal to let them interview five men on death row for their roles in the Lucasville prison riots of 20 years ago.