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 19, 2013
Every neighborhood has its stereotypes, and a lot of them are based on income. Everyone wants to know what their neighbors are making. Well, using census data, WNYC has mapped out median income by area for the entire United States.
Rats moving into Clintonville force residents to change some of their habits. A recent study by the Columbus Public Health Department shows a widespread rat invasion.
Retailers look to Christmas to end the year on a high note, Central Ohio based Abercrombie and Fitch is just looking to get this year behind it. The New Albany based retailer still has its iconic brand, but 2013 has been a tough year.
Columbus police officers accused of using excessive force on an Ohio State University student admit punching the young man up to seven times, spraying mace in his face, and hog-tying him, but say they did nothing wrong.
Wilmington, Ohio was devastated in 2008, when German shipping company DHL announced it was closing its U.S. hub in the tiny southwest Ohio town. Within months, thousands of people in Wilmington and surrounding counties lost their jobs. David C. Barnett recently returned to Wilmington to see how residents are coping five years later.