Editorial: North Korea’s crimes against humanity have ‘no parallel’ today

NORTH KOREA’S four main political prison camps are known only as No. 14, No. 15, No. 16 and No. 25. All are modern-day gulags. According to a new report from the United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea, the population of the camps, now about...

Milbank: Fighting over Sen. Rand Paul’s NSA lawsuit continues

The legal fight against National Security Agency surveillance is shaping up to be a titanic clash, with pugilistic litigants trading charges and countercharges of bad faith and misinformation. And that’s just among the plaintiffs. Dana Milbank Dana Milbank writes a regular...

Update: Bluffton woman loses home in fire

BLUFFTON — A Bluffton woman was left homeless Tuesday after fire destroyed her residence at 490 Ohio 103, said Bluffton Fire Chief Jon Kinn. Mary Ann Saum lived in the cabin with two dogs and two cats. Saum was uninjured, but her dogs did not escape the fire, Kinn said. Her cats...

Homeowner rejects housing murder suspect on bond

A woman who said she co-owns the property where a man charged with murder may reside while on bond has objected to his release there. Amanda Johnson on Wednesday said Ralph Harris III may not live at her East Foulke Avenue rental home, according to her letter to the Hancock...

Moderate flooding possible for Blanchard River on Friday

Rain Thursday could cause the Blanchard River to rise to moderate flood stage at Findlay on Friday, the National Weather Service says. The weather service’s latest estimate shows a possible Findlay crest of 12.1 feet on Friday night, which would put the river just above moderate...

No snow days in the 21st century

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Embrace dialogue and support repressed people to move democracy forward

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The train whistle of opportunity

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Oppressive stereotypes for strong women — and Girl Scouts

With all due respect for a brave person who is determined to chart her own path, Marion Cory [“Genderqueer at the gym,” Outlook, Feb. 16] inadvertently reinforced the very gender stereotypes that oppress her. According to Ms. Cory, derby cars, self-discipline, adventure,...

It was the plan, not a conspiracy, to allow Sen. Rubio to avoid questions

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