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1/9/2015 12:00 AM
Wildlife much better equipped to deal with the cold
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
With an extended blast of cold air, a crusty covering of snow, and those seemingly endless winds magnifying the misery, a lot of people are worried about our wildlife, and what impact these polar shots to nature’s solar plexus might have on the furred and feathered inhabitants of the Midwest. …

1/9/2015 12:00 AM
Mich. lawmaker won’t let up on quest
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE COLUMNIST
DETROIT — Imagine suffering the ultimate nightmare: You are falsely accused, arrested, and convicted of a horrible crime you never committed. You spend years in prison. …

1/8/2015 12:00 AM
BGSU: It just works
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Mary Ellen Mazey wanted to talk football when I met her in her office a few weeks ago. UT had just beaten BGSU in a good game. “We will meet again,” she said. …

1/7/2015 12:00 AM
No surprise, defensive line stars for OSU
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
There surely have been surprises — at least to those who live in the other 49 states — during Ohio State’s season-long journey to the national championship game. …

1/6/2015 12:00 AM
No foodies or delish veggies here
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
On New Year’s Day, Lake Superior State University published its 40th annual List of Words Banished from the Queen’s English for Mis-use, Over-use and General Uselessness. …

1/6/2015 12:00 AM
Weather or not, shows must go on
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
All right, so the best escape from the winter doldrums of the Midwest might be four days of fishing in the Florida Keys, but if that adventure in Jimmy Buffett land is not on the budget, fear not. …

1/5/2015 12:00 AM
A wake-up call for Pakistan
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — It has been three weeks since terrorists stormed a school here and slaughtered at least 148 people, nearly all of whom were children. The Pakistani Taliban took responsibility for the massacre, saying it was in retaliation for army action in the Taliban stronghold of Waziristan. …

1/5/2015 12:00 AM
New playoff system a success
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Monday morning quarterback … eagerly anticipating the explanation from referee Pete Morelli for one of the all-time lousy officiating decisions, waving off an obvious pass interference call against Dallas that cost the Lions dearly en route to a 24-20 wild-card playoff loss: …

1/5/2015 12:00 AM
Mario Cuomo, the reluctant warrior
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
ALBANY, N.Y.— Late at night, the lights burned in the governor’s study. Mario Cuomo was reading. He was writing. He was worrying. …

1/4/2015 12:00 AM
Fatty’s Diner in West Toledo: You won’t leave hungry
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
Two for Twenty is a new feature that will highlight a good meal, food and fun, or some sort of treat for two that’s frugal but fabulous for only $20, including tax and tip. It might be a complete meal or just wine and appetizers. Two for Twenty will appear on the first Sunday of each month. …




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