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8/16/2014 12:00 AM
Let Obama come to Berlin
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
BERLIN — For more than a half-century, this was a capital in moral isolation — and the capital of moral isolation. …

8/16/2014 12:00 AM
Ferguson’s fury
Editorials
It may take the U.S. Justice Department and the FBI to get to the bottom of the tragic death of an 18-year-old black man in Ferguson, Mo. It would also help if the local police were more forthcoming with information about the case. …

8/16/2014 12:00 AM
Egypt’s hypocrisy
Editorials
Two leaders of Human Rights Watch, a nonprofit group that monitors civil liberties, were scheduled to address diplomats and journalists in Cairo last week. But authorities barred them from Egypt. …

8/16/2014 12:00 AM
Falling behind
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Toledo area leaders and voters should note what happened this month in Ann Arbor and Detroit: Millages that will increase spending for public transportation passed by decisive margins. …

8/16/2014 12:00 AM
Paid time off adds up for Lucas County
Letters to the Editor
Seeing my name in The Blade as the Lucas County employee who was compensated the ninth-highest amount for unused time in 2013 was amusing (“Double-dipping may be an issue in levy campaign,” Aug. 10). …

8/15/2014 12:00 AM
Snyder's image takes a hit
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder hasn’t presided over what most people would call a scandal-ridden administration. Not, certainly, by City of Detroit or Wayne County, Michigan, standards. …

8/15/2014 12:00 AM
Kirk: Chaos in Ferguson
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

8/15/2014 12:00 AM
College athletes win
NEW YORK TIMES
There are two important consequences of a long-awaited ruling last week by a federal judge, Claudia Wilken, in the so-called O’Bannon case: College athletes will almost certainly be better off financially, and the notion that these athletes are pure amateurs — “students first, athletes second” — will be impossible to sustain. …

8/15/2014 12:00 AM
Belated justice
Editorials
It took three years, but after a trial conducted by the Cambodian government in partnership with the United Nations, two former high-ranking officials were convicted of crimes against humanity for their roles as leaders of the Khmer Rouge during its bloody reign from 1975 to 1979. …

8/15/2014 12:00 AM
False promises
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A well-intended bill that would expand the federal definition of homelessness would, without more money, make it even harder for some of the most vulnerable people in Ohio and the rest of the country to get the help they need. …