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U.S. Secret Service director resigns
Julia Pierson abruptly resigned today in the face of multiple revelations of security breaches, bumbling in her agency and rapidly eroding confidence that the president and his family were being kept safe.

Upset Michigan fan turns to scarlet and gray
UM law student swaps maize and blue for OSU at campus rally.

Help The Blade report the unrest
We’re looking for Toledo connections with the protests in Hong Kong.

House where tot was killed is demolished
Elaina Steinfurth killed, and remains later found at Federal Street home.
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U.S. EPA chief: Toledo Crisis ‘a wake-up call’ for U.S.
Glass City now a poster child for climate change and water preservation.

Johny D returning to Toledo airwaves
98.3 changing formats from pop to country. 

35,000 walrus come ashore in northwest Alaska
Lack of sea ice, prey sends animals to shore in record numbers.


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Squirrel causes outage for more than 1,200
Squirrel’s mishap left many without electricity in parts of Hancock and Wood Co.
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Cuba announces details of currency unification
Central Bank also plans larger-denomination bills.
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3 vehicle crash causes standstill on I-75 North
Traffic on northbound I-75, south of U.S. 6 was halted for several hours.
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Alleged drug boss Beltran Leyva captured
Mexican officials say alleged cartel boss Hector Beltran Leyva arrested.
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Kelly Heidbreder
is prime to grow grass
Patches; Down to the core; Give it a drink.
Mary Bilyeu
Pizza Hut leans in with consumers
Industrial food giant scores some points with Lighter Slice.
Matt Markey
Archery season tests patience, planning
Ohio’s 2014-15 bow season opened  before sunrise on Saturday.
Dave Hackenberg
Komen race filled with miracles
Race for the Cure full of inspiring stories.
Keith Burris
The gospel of planet-saving
Lourdes' Dowd an 'evolutionary Christian.’
S. Amjad Hussain
Know Canada
The U.S. needs to be more neighborly.

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