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11/1/2014 12:00 AM
Keep Jeep
Editorials
Toledoans panicked last month when Chrysler chief executive Sergio Marchionne appeared to retreat from his promise to keep building the Jeep Wrangler here, saying that the sport utility vehicle’s proposed redesign with an aluminum unibody structure probably could not be executed at Toledo Assembly Complex. But more recent reports suggest that the Wrangler will keep its body-on-frame design,…

10/31/2014 12:00 AM
Lifesaving levy
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Lucas County is pulling together to combat Ohio’s heroin epidemic, providing a statewide model of how treatment providers, law enforcement officers, social services agencies, educators, and others can manage a public health emergency comprehensively. …

10/31/2014 12:00 AM
Kirk: Ebola quarantines don't sound half bad
BY KIRK WALTERS BLADE EDITORIAL CARTOONIST

10/31/2014 12:00 AM
Will candidate's agenda prove costly?
BY JACK LESSENBERRY BLADE OMBUDSMAN
DETROIT — If traditional voting patterns hold, Republican Mike Bishop will be the next congressman from Michigan’s 8th U.S. House District, which extends west from suburban Detroit all the way to the state capital of Lansing. …

10/31/2014 12:00 AM
Wake-up call
Opinion
General Motors executives might be breathing sighs of relief: The embattled Detroit automaker is no longer the only car company embroiled in a recall controversy that affects millions of drivers. …

10/31/2014 12:00 AM
Tiger Ridge a bad home for animals
Letters to the Editor
When I read about the possibility of the owner of Tiger Ridge Exotics losing his animals, I felt joyous (“Tiger Ridge refuge misses deadline; Exotic animals may be taken from area owner,” Oct. 24). …

10/30/2014 11:23 AM
Costs of climate change: severe weather, broken supply chains
BY BEN JOHNSON REDHORSE PERFORMANCE
Some manufacturers complain about environmentalists, saying they get in the way of doing business. But if we don’t do more to protect our environment, severe weather could put a lot of manufacturing plants out of business altogether. …

10/30/2014 12:00 AM
Ukraine tilts
Editorials
Ukraine’s national election this week attracted a modest 51 percent voter turnout. Still, it was a victory for the country’s pro-Western political parties. …

10/30/2014 12:00 AM
Brazil stays steady
Editorials
Voters in Brazil, the world’s fifth largest country, re-elected President Dilma Rousseff to a second four-year term this week. The left-leaning incumbent narrowly defeated a center-right challenger. …

10/30/2014 12:00 AM
Respond — don’t overreact
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The best way to prevent an Ebola outbreak in the United States is to contain the deadly disease at its source — in the West African nations where the virus now rages out of control. Doing so will require a steady supply of heroic doctors and nurses, perhaps tens of thousands of them, who are willing to take the risk …