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8/31/2014 12:00 AM
2002 UT water report still relevant
Letters to the Editor
Your Aug. 6 editorial “Progress, not evasion” and the Aug. 24 Readers’ Forum response by former Toledo Mayor Carty Finkbeiner and former City Councilman Frank Szollosi, “Conference would clean Toledo’s image,” caused me to remember and reflect. …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
Michigan’s road folly
Editorials
Terri Lynn Land, the Republican nominee in this year’s election for U.S. Senate in Michigan, spent eight years as a usually sensible and pragmatic secretary of state. Unfortunately, these qualities seem to have deserted her during what has become an increasingly odd campaign for higher office. …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
Not so golden
Editorials
Ghana, called the Gold Coast when it was a British colony, has been one of the few stars of African economic and political performance. But public employees’ pay, which eats up 70 percent of government revenues, may threaten its status. …

8/31/2014 12:00 AM
Women in prison
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A stunning rise in the number of women entering Ohio prisons should encourage elected officials to seek better ways of managing the state’s $1.5-billion-a-year prison system. …

8/30/2014 12:00 AM
A time to forget what’s not in your wallet
BY MARILOU JOHANEK BLADE COLUMNIST
What’s in your wallet? The credit card company that asks the question in the TV commercial is interested in what plastic you’re carrying. …

8/30/2014 12:00 AM
Questions on airstrikes
NEW YORK TIMES
With American airstrikes slowing the march of extremists in Iraq, President Obama is thinking of expanding that action into Syria, where fighters for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria move unimpeded. …

8/29/2014 8:32 PM
End South Sudan aid
Editorials
The recent allocation of $180 million in new U.S. food aid to South Sudan, accompanied by a strong statement of impatience from Secretary of State John Kerry, should be the final warning to warring elements there to make peace. …

8/30/2014 12:00 AM
Welcome, Emerson
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With the addition of Emerson, a Galapagos tortoise that is estimated to be 100 years old, the Toledo Zoo continues its rich tradition of showing visitors exotic creatures from around the globe. …

8/30/2014 12:00 AM
Costco wasting green space
Letters to the Editor
It is unfathomable that Costco is building on healthy, viable, and necessary land in Perrysburg, when so much property is available that needs to be redeveloped (“Costco pays $4.5 million for Perrysburg property; No timetable given for construction,” Aug. 19). …

8/29/2014 12:00 AM
Clinton has clear, perilous course
BY DAVID SHRIBMAN PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE EXECUTIVE EDITOR
The National Football League preseason is about over. The 2016 presidential preseason still has a few months left — for every candidate but Hillary Clinton. …