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.
The state says a record number of Ohioans died from heroin-related overdoses in 2012 as it released the newest available figures for a problem that’s been called an epidemic and public health crisis.
A statue of Jerrie Mock was dedicated at Port Columbus Airport to commemorate the 50th anniversary of becoming the first woman to complete a solo flight around the world.
A Central Ohio man remains in the Franklin County jail for allegedly murdering his mother.
Central Ohio’s homeless agency is expanding space for displaced families as the number of parents and children with no place to live increases.
Ohio’s largest school district says students will have to do work at home to make up for classes canceled during harsh winter weather.
Columbus health officials say they’ve confirmed 2 cases of mumps at Columbus State Community College as an outbreak of the illness continues.
A federal judge has put on hold the majority of what attorneys have called a “momentous” change to Ohio’s gay marriage law.
The city of Columbus says its road crews have fixed nearly 87,000 potholes since the beginning of the year – about half of them in the past month.
Almost 32,000 Ohioans have cast ballots so far in the state’s primary election next month.