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12/21/2014 12:00 AM
Save the rhinos
Opinion
With the death of Angalifu, a 44-year-old northern white rhinoceros that lived at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, the species is now five rhinos removed from extinction. One of them is Nola, an elderly female white rhino who lives at the zoo. …

12/21/2014 12:00 AM
China syndrome
Opinion
China holds a good chunk of America’s national debt, but American workers still deserve a trade policy that doesn’t kill their jobs. …

12/21/2014 12:00 AM
Big deal
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State lawmakers of both parties call the changes they propose in the way Ohio draws its districts for the General Assembly a historic breakthrough for fairer political representation. Our advice to voters who might consider this plan a valuable holiday present: Don’t throw out the receipt. …

12/20/2014 12:00 AM
Nice to see Kaptur, Latta agree
Letters to the Editor
I wondered why your Dec. 12 article “Spending bill receives nod from House” deserved front-page placement. House members were just doing their job, even though they waited until the last minute to do it. …

12/20/2014 12:00 AM
Hijacked Hollywood
Opinion
Sony Pictures Entertainment’s decision to shelve the release of its comedy movie The Interview after a cyberattack and related terror threats is likely to have long-lasting implications for national security in America. The multibillion-dollar media company has done a disservice to foreign policy and this country’s right to free forms of art and expression. …

12/20/2014 12:00 AM
Taxing times
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Facing falling revenue and increasing costs, Lucas County commissioners propose raising the county sales tax from the current 7 percent to 7.25 percent. The increase is essential for the county and its more than 400,000 residents. …

12/19/2014 12:00 AM
Kirk: Cromnibus spending bill
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

12/19/2014 12:00 AM
Motor City is better, but needs tune-up
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — So the Motor City’s crisis is over, right? Think again. Now comes the hard part. …

12/19/2014 12:00 AM
Right move on Cuba
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President Obama’s move to pursue normalized relations with Cuba is the right decision. The diplomatic and trade embargo imposed on Cuba more than a half-century ago is an outdated relic of the anticommunist Cold War that long ago lost whatever effectiveness it may once have had. …

12/19/2014 12:00 AM
Flu fight
Editorials
Short of barricading yourself in your home until spring, getting a flu shot is your best line of defense against the virus. The flu season usually peaks in January or February; there’s still time to get vaccinated, and it should be a priority. …