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5/25/2015 12:00 AM
Escape clause

The Justice Department announced last week that four big banks agreed to plead guilty to illegal manipulation of the $5-trillion-a-day foreign currency trading market. The fines against the banks total only $5.6 billion — a laughable amount, considering what their misconduct cost consumers and what the banks make in profits each year. …

5/25/2015 12:00 AM
Don't frack public land
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Ohio House members took up a bill this year that would have opened public parks to oil and gas drilling, effectively circumventing Gov. John Kasich’s moratorium on hydraulic fracturing on public land. Lawmakers amended the bill to exclude state parks and nature preserves from drilling, but did not exempt other public lands — state forests, Metropark systems, and other local …

5/25/2015 12:00 AM
Vicious political cycle circles back in Egypt
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
In a predictable move, a court in Egypt this month sentenced Mohammed Morsi, the country’s deposed president, to death. The court also gave death sentences to more than 100 of Morsi’s Muslim Brotherhood supporters. It was a black day for Egypt and its people. …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Objection raised to handling of corrections
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
Every newspaper, no matter how hard it tries, sometimes makes mistakes. When The Blade does, it tries hard to correct the error, both by fixing the story in its electronic library and by running an item in the printed paper on the second page of the first section. …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Kirk: Take time to listen
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
More college is better bet for Ohio
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Especially now, fly the flag always
Letters to the Editor
Patriotism doesn’t seem to be evident in neighborhoods. I seldom see an American flag posted in front of houses. I display the flag, along with a prisoner of war/​missing in action flag, every day. …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Retired TFD captain: Don’t blame fire chief
Letters to the Editor
I recently retired from the Toledo Fire Department as a captain. I find it disturbing that my brotherhood is putting Fire Chief Luis Santiago out to dry (“Fire chief won’t resign; Santiago: Work to do,” May 21). …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Asthma-peanut link put in doubt
Letters to the Editor
As an allergist who treats children with asthma and food allergies, I am concerned about your article about a study that links asthma to peanut sensitization in children (“Toledo-area study: Nut allergy tests urged for children with asthma,” May 18). …

5/24/2015 12:00 AM
Give more coverage to positive people
Letters to the Editor
You published recent articles about two 25-year-old men who chose different paths in their lives. Freddie Gray, a Baltimore man who had been arrested many times and who died in police custody, was featured on the front page (“Lead paint played key role in early life of Freddie Gray,“ May 1). …




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