Beacon Journal/ editorial board: Statehouse friends of payday lenders
Michael Gerson: Vanity thy name is the Trump doctrine
Beacon Journal/ editorial board: Akron has a homicide problem
Letters to the editor: July 18 — Where the neediest rebuild their lives; from horse trail to traffic jam
David Ignatius: What America now knows about Russia


Things to Do, July 18: ‘Big’ in theaters; Vans Warped Tour; Tesla; free outdoor music
Regional news briefs, July 19: Victim of house fire dies
Wrestling: CVCA’s Jordan Decatur becomes three-time national champion in Fargo
Cavaliers waive Kendrick Perkins

Local journalism. More essential than ever.