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5/22/2016 12:00 AM
World outraged, but Russians shrug
BY MIKE SIGOV BLADE STAFF WRITER
A classical music concert the Russians held in Palmyra after their military helped the Assad regime recapture the territory formerly held by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria was meant to cast Russia as a superpower on the rebound and distract the public from a corruption scandal involving Russian President Vladimir Putin. …

5/22/2016 12:00 AM
The audacity of modesty
BY KEITH C. BURRIS BLADE EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
No matter which way you are leaning in this election, it’s a dreary affair — the civic equivalent of a gray rainy day, with just enough cold air and wind to chill the bones. …

5/22/2016 12:22 AM
Asian carp not ready for ‘Jurassic Park’ role
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
Words mean things. A wise journalism professor hammered home that point many years ago, and his directive still resonates with me today. Words are powerful, potent, and capable of producing great imagery. …

5/22/2016 12:21 AM
Avila giving Ausmus chance to stay
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
When Al Avila replaced the fired Dave Dombrowski as head of baseball operations for the Detroit Tigers in early August of last year he was given full say over manager Brad Ausmus’ future. …

5/22/2016 1:11 AM
Kirk: Laying awake with TSA
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

5/22/2016 12:00 AM
Election could realign our parties
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
For months the American election was about personal advantage. Could insults drive political rivals out of the race? Were two famous families who first tangled in 1992 destined to fight again in the latest incarnation of the Hatfields (the Bushes) and the McCoys (the Clintons)? Was the support of the establishment enough to prevail in both parties? …

5/22/2016 12:00 AM
Voices need to be heard in Rossford

On February 8, the citizens group “Rossford Voters’ Voice” submitted petitions to the city of Rossford with 824 signatures to request Ordinance 2015-62, “The Commuter Tax,” be placed on the November ballot. The intent was to let voters determine whether or not the credit for local taxes paid to other communities be changed from 100 percent to 50 …

5/22/2016 12:00 AM
Give police tools they need

Greater Toledo is lucky to have the leaders it has in law enforcement. Three, in particular, are forward thinkers in many ways. …

5/22/2016 12:00 AM
Parents must let children be adults 

So let me get this straight, parents that worked two jobs, overtime, and managed to raise an entire family at the same time in order to send their children to college have these adult children return home to eat and live free and live off their parents’ income in order to have a better life and easier time looking for …

5/22/2016 12:00 AM
Protect a Toledo treasure

The Andersons Inc., the Maumee company that has been so vital to the economy and the civic life of Greater Toledo, is the target of  an unwanted and unwelcome acquisition attempt. …




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