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Published 9 hours ago
Veto it, Mr. Kasich
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Doing his day job, Gov. John Kasich is likely to get a bill this week from the General Assembly that would eliminate state aid to Planned Parenthood, which provides vital health care to women across Ohio. If Mr. Kasich truly is the sensible, compassionate, good-government candidate in the Republican presidential race, as he tells voters he is, he will …

Published 9 hours ago
Planned Parenthood cuts wrong
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Published 9 hours ago
The art of household discovery
BY THOMAS WALTON BLADE COLUMNIST
My wife loses things. I find them. It’s a convenient arrangement, and it seems to work. …

Updated 18 hours ago
The war on drugs has changed forever
BY JEFF GERRITT DEPUTY EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR
One of the hazards of journalism is talking to important people, including members of Congress, mayors, corporate CEOs, presidential candidates, and even presidents. It’s usually a big disappointment. …

2/7/2016 12:19 AM
Peyton, walk away while you still can
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Now, it’s Joe Montana. His hands are so arthritic he sometimes wakes up in the middle of the night screaming. The former 49ers star has had roughly a half-dozen surgeries on a knee and can no longer straighten that leg. He has had three neck fusion surgeries. He is 59 years old and can no longer do many of …

2/7/2016 12:20 AM
Stinky classroom draws high school students
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
CROSWELL, Mich. — The students and staff at Croswell-Lexington High School know that the peculiar aroma in the hallway is not coming from the classrooms where courses on British literature, Greek mythology, probability, Michigan history, or the turbulent ’60s are being taught. …

2/7/2016 12:00 AM
Kirk: New Hampshire primary
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

2/7/2016 12:00 AM
More info needed on injection wells

We do not know enough about earthquake physics or the configuration of deep, concealed faults to reject the hypothesis that deep liquid waste injection wells can trigger damaging earthquakes (“Obama’s EPA to Ohio’s anti-frackers: You’re wrong,” guest column, Jan. 31).  …

2/7/2016 12:00 AM
Building a safer Ohio is everybody’s business
BY JOHN BORN
The Ohio Department of Public Safety touches millions of Ohioans with a core mission centered on the principles of safety, service, and protection. We ask each one of the nearly 4,000 DPS employees: What will you do today to contribute to a safer Ohio? …

2/7/2016 12:00 AM
Justice derailed

One frustrating element of America’s criminal justice system is that some police officers and prosecutors seem more interested in arrests and convictions than in justice. Institutional indifference to actual guilt can lead to unjust outcomes. …




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