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7/10/2015 12:17 AM
Francona is key for Indians' hopes
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
A short while back, in the throes of a five-game winning streak, we discussed the Cleveland Indians and their status as a postseason contender in the American League. …

7/9/2015 12:00 AM
Toledoan in Greece: Sad, not shocked
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
First of two parts.

7/8/2015 1:02 AM
Napoli stresses team aspect for honors
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
When Joe Napoli first reported to the Toledo area as assistant general manager of the Mud Hens in the early 1990s, he counted up the office staff and found the fingers of both hands were sufficient. …

7/8/2015 12:00 AM
Annuals add bling to gardens
BY KELLY HEIDBREDER IN THE GARDEN
If your garden looks drab and has the blahs, then give it some bling with a few annuals. I used to be on the “Perennials Only” team. But I quickly changed to the “Calculated Combos” team when I discovered the magic of mixing annuals and perennials. …

7/8/2015 12:00 AM
Vote in Greece threatens entire EU
BY PADDY O’GARA SPECIAL TO THE BLADE
On Saturday the fourth of July, Devon Staples, 22, taxpaying citizen of Calais, Maine, decided it would be a ripping idea to put a great big firework on the top of his head and set it alight. …

7/7/2015 12:00 AM
Recipes don’t always compute
BY MARY BILYEU BLADE FOOD EDITOR
We have a tendency to fall back on the same ol’ Friday night chicken, the same ol’ burger toppings, the same ol’ salad ingredients. …

7/7/2015 12:00 AM
All sins aren’t equal
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
The term moral equivalence was coined by William James — “the moral equivalent of war” — in a speech, and later an essay, with that title. The philosopher considered how civic virtue might be achieved without war. That’s still a key question for democracy. …

7/7/2015 12:00 AM
Biden back in presidential talk
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Suddenly, everybody’s talking about Joe Biden.

7/6/2015 12:00 AM
Injury leaves Tigers short on answers
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
There was the time in 2010 that Miguel Cabrera injured his ankle sliding back into first base on a pickoff attempt. It wasn’t a pretty sight. He sat out the next game, maybe two, then played in pain and ended up appearing in 150 games for the Tigers. …

7/6/2015 12:00 AM
Same-sex ruling among most significant ever
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
The recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court to extend constitutional protection to gay people to marry was a landmark decision that has reverberated throughout the land. It ranks among the most significant decisions that have shaped this country. …




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