King: Colbert King: Is Muriel Bowser going to bat for the taxpayers or her backers?

By Colbert I. King July 18 at 7:35 PM It comes down to this: Can we rely on the word of Muriel Bowser, the Democratic nominee for D.C. mayor, that she did not act inappropriately to protect the interests of two political supporters? In April, the city declared the Park Southern...

Editorial: A change in Maryland law can help prevent more Anayahs

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Editorial: Washington and Lee makes a wise decision to take down the Confederate flag

By Editorial Board July 18 at 7:42 PM VIRGINIA, WHERE the Confederacy established its capital, has a fraught relationship with its history and with the racial wounds left by slavery, the Civil War, the Jim Crow era and the state’s policy of “massive resistance” to...
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Editorial: The U.S. needs a more aggressive response to Mr. Putin’s war

By Editorial Board July 18 at 7:43 PM A CAREFUL listener to President Obama’s comments Friday on the destruction of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine could discern where the president places responsibility for what he rightly called “an outrage of unspeakable proportions.”...
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To stem the child migrant crisis, first stop poverty and violence

By Oscar Arias July 18 at 8:06 PM Oscar Arias was president of Costa Rica from 1986 to 1990 and from 2006 to 2010. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1987. The plight of the terrified Central American children who have flooded across the U.S. border to escape violence and...

Findlay man charged in stabbing

Findlay police have arrested a man for reportedly stabbing another city resident. Cody G. Helms, 22, was charged with stabbing Steven Devries, 24, once at about 11:05 a.m. Friday, police said. The two men were in a dispute at the Circle K parking lot, 100 Crystal Ave., police...
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Book review: ‘The Intel Trinity,’ on the men who built Intel, by Michael S. Malone

By Marcus Brauchli July 18 at 9:49 AM Marcus Brauchli is a former executive editor of The Washington Post and managing editor of the Wall Street Journal. In journalist Michael S. Malone’s telling, the world’s most important company is audaciously innovative, viciously...
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W&LE Station in Kent, Ohio, Needs New Owners

Milepost 853 The old Wheeling & Lake Erie station in Kent, Ohio, is being threatened with demolition if some interested partiy or parties don’t step forward to save it. This editiorial recently appeared in the Kent Record-Courier; as a railfan in general and with an...

Madonna W. Wagner

Madonna W. Wagner, age 92, of Findlay, died at 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Birchaven Heights in Findlay. She was born April 21, 1922 in Bluffton, Ohio to the late Harry and Metta (Moser) Lugibihl. She married Aulton Thomas Wagner on September 7, 1940 and he died on...

Ex-Michigan tackle Lewan due on trial

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Tennessee Titans rookie Taylor Lewan will go to trial in October on charges he punched an Ohio State fan. The former Michigan offensive tackle is accused of hitting the fan after the Buckeyes beat the Wolverines last season. He is charged with one...