Thursday, April 24, 2014
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3/25/2014 8:22 PM
‘Giant chicken from hell’
The pantheon of really strange dinosaurs just got a little stranger. Last week, the world got its first look at a creature that lived 66 million years ago. …

3/25/2014 8:19 PM
Danger and desperation
Gov. John Kasich and the Ohio General Assembly have turned state government into an instrument for assaulting women’s reproductive rights. A shrewd but insidious strategy to enact a series of restrictions on the availability of safe and medically supervised abortions — without challenging their constitutionality — has worked here and around the country. …

3/25/2014 8:18 PM
Cheap shots
Two bills are likely to soon reach Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder that would mandate suspicion-based drug testing for those on welfare. It’s an unnecessary and misguided measure that Governor Snyder should veto. …

3/24/2014 9:17 PM
Michigan marriage
U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman’s decision last week to overturn Michigan’s ban on same-sex marriage is another step in the nation’s march to protect the domestic rights of all Americans. …

3/24/2014 9:16 PM
Smart, really smart
People are rightly suspicious of the labels government bureaucrats slap on their programs and policies — such as “revenue enhancements” for tax increases. …

3/24/2014 9:13 PM
Road hazard
Toyota Motor Corp. is paying dearly for its shameful conduct in handling dangerous defects in millions of vehicles. Now it must demonstrate that it has learned from its misdeeds. …

3/24/2014 8:21 PM
Common sense is not common
Letters to the Editor
It’s common sense that a person is not going to leave a gun around the house unlocked that a minor might get hold of (“Uncommon sense,” editorial, March 19). What is uncommon sense is that we need another law like House Bill 31. …