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Maryland governor declares state of emergency
Gov. Larry Hogan activated the National Guard on Monday and the city of Baltimore announced a curfew for all residents as a turbulent day that began with the funeral of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, the nation’s latest symbol of police brutality, ended with rioting by rock-throwing youths, widespread looting and at least 15 police officers injured.

Lynch sworn in as new U.S. attorney general
Replaces Eric Holder after 6-year tenure.
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OVI checkpoint tonight in Springfield Twp.
Lucas Co. task force to conduct stop on Dorr Street near McCord Road.

Candlelight vigil slated for Chelsea Bruck
Missing woman’s body found Friday near Carleton, Mich.

Rescuers struggle to reach villages
Death toll in Nepal’s earthquake soared past 3,700 today.

Boy, 7, races for ailing schoolmate
’Running for Randy’ raises money to cover cost of kidney transplant.

Bedtime snacks hurt weight loss
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Mud Hens fall 7-6 in 10 innings
Toledo had taken lead on Knights in top of 10th at Charlotte.
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Lightning defeat Red Wings 5-2
Tampa Bay forces Game 7 of NHL Stanley Cup playoff series.
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Toledo Free Press ends print publication
Publisher Tom Pounds announced move online today.
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Royals keep Indians' Kluber winless
Kansas City wins 6-2 at Cleveland, which has lost 7 of its last 10.
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COLUMNS & BLOGS

S. Amjad Hussain
Mideast turmoil goes back centuries
No easy solution to Iraq, Syria coniflicts.
Keith Burris
Stop labeling public figures
If we make every politician into a bumper sticker, we cheat ourselves.
Dave Hackenberg
Cabrera strolls, Detroit rolls
Miggy will gladly take his walks.
Mary Bilyeu
Peanut butter, jelly, a good cause
Jam City, “The Gourmet PB&J Party,” is back.
Mike Sigov
Tougher stance needed on Russia
One can only hope that NATO countries stay united.
Barbara Hendel
On the Town: 4/26
Toledo’s ‘Downton Abbey’ neighborhood.
Jeff Gerritt
Crisis of credibility
Police-related fatalities demand changes in local law enforcement.


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