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7/23/2014 12:00 AM
Russia’s barbarism
The destruction of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine may not have been intended by Russia or the militants it has supported and armed. But their behavior since the downing of the plane has been a lesson in barbarity and morally contemptible statecraft. …

7/23/2014 12:00 AM
Big spenders
The Federal Trade Commission is out of patience with Amazon. The agency is suing the online retail giant for failing to install what it calls sufficient protections against online purchases made by children without their parents’ consent. …

7/23/2014 12:00 AM
Politics at the polls
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The U.S. Justice Department is supporting a suit that challenges a new state law limiting early voting in Ohio. It might seem a stretch for the Obama Administration to insert itself in state elections policy, but Ohio’s role as a political swing state nationally and past problems with election administration warrant special attention. …

7/23/2014 12:00 AM
Kids’ agency should bide its time
Letters to the Editor
You can sympathize with the financial plight of Lucas County Children Services (“Let voters decide,” editorial, July 14). However, considering that the agency cites declining property values as one of the primary reasons for its proposed tax increase, its timing is odd, because the county auditor’s office is preparing for the mandated 2015 review of local property values. …