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8/4/2014 1:14 AM
Not a 1-day problem, but life itself
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
There are two possible narratives to the water crisis in Toledo. Both matter and both need our continued, disciplined attention. One has to do with being able to live daily life. But the other has to do with life itself — the sustainability of human life and social life on this planet. …

8/4/2014 12:00 AM
Don’t fret too much over early rankings
DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
Monday morning musings, or 3M as we list it on the stock exchange: …

8/4/2014 12:00 AM
Cycle of violence a death spiral
BY S. AMJAD HUSSAIN BLADE COLUMNIST
In the lopsided “war” between Hamas and Israel, more than 1,400 Palestinian lives and more than 50 Israeli lives have been lost at this writing. The toll certainly has gone up by the time you read this. …

8/3/2014 12:00 AM
What do we know about water crisis?
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Remember Sen. Howard Baker’s question during Watergate? What did he know and when did he know it? …

8/3/2014 12:00 AM
A quiet hero of 10 years of double wars
BY KEITH C. BURRIS COLUMNIST FOR THE BLADE
Dawn Heisler retired 10 years ago. Now she works more than ever — “24/​7” as she says. …

8/3/2014 12:00 AM
Get the lead out for kids’ sake
BY DAVID KUSHMA BLADE EDITOR
We’re poisoning our children. Think it’s time we stopped? …

8/3/2014 12:00 AM
Grieving pics drive home real horrors
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
A reader named Diana Dunsmore called Monday to say she had a problem with The Blade. Specifically, she doesn’t like bad news, and especially, seeing pictures of people who are suffering. …

8/3/2014 12:00 AM
Nixon's misdeeds outweigh all
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Richard Nixon no longer walks among us, having departed this earth a full two decades ago. But the ghost of the enigmatic figure who 40 years ago this week resigned the presidency — a position described by Franklin Delano Roosevelt, still the man against which all subsequent presidents are measured, as “preeminently a place of moral leadership” — lingers among …

8/3/2014 2:41 AM
Angler in unique company
BY MATT MARKEY BLADE OUTDOORS EDITOR
A protestant minister, an Army general, and a roofer are out in a boat, somewhere in the Pacific Ocean . . . …

8/3/2014 2:33 AM
Waters won’t get band back
BY DAVE HACKENBERG BLADE SPORTS COLUMNIST
The 104,000-plus at The Shoe arrive early and leave late. We are a football state. And we are a band state. …