Newspaper Roundup for Friday, January 7, 2011

January 7, 2011 - 8:00 AM

New Hampshire Union-Leader:
Candy will no longer be found in safe-sex kits distributed in some N.H. schools
Kits also include condoms, fruit-flavored lubricant

USA Today:
Pentagon plans to cut 47,000 ground troops in 2015

Politico:
Tax reform move up the list of Senate priorities
Both Senate leaders on board with examining the code

Los Angeles Times:
California insurance commissioner to Blue Shield: Delay rate hike
Calls recent increases by the industry alarming

The Local:
Lakes emit greenhouse gases, Swedish scientist says

Politico:
Reid: With health care repeal, GOP stealing from middle class

Fox News:
ACLU sues to protect legal immigrant's gun rights
Alleges that South Dakota's concealed weapons law is unconstitutional

South Florida Sun-Sentinel:
Animal rights group sues USDA over vegetarian alternative to food pyramid

The Hill:
Parts of the Constitution inadvertently skipped in 'historic reading' on floor

Politico:
Poll: 31% of Americans say they're Democrats
Number has plunged to its lowest point in over two decades, according to Gallup polling

Arizona Republic:
Phoenix police union loses members over its politics and priorities

New Jersey Star-Ledger:
Gov. Christie plans to use tunnel money to pay for repairs to N.J. bridges and roads

New Jersey Star-Ledger:
N.J. Gov. Christie approves toughest anti-bullying law in the country
Requires all districts to form a "school safety team" to review complaints

Providence Journal:
Same-sex marriage bills introduced in R.I. House, Senate

Fox News:
Nevada girls accused of online threats in 'Attack a Teacher' Facebook event

Boston Globe:
Students held for threatening mass homicide at school on Facebook
Online remarks are called a joke

Los Angeles Times:
Santa Monica police use Facebook to reach out to public

San Francisco Chronicle/AP:
Illinois House votes to abolish death penalty

New York Times:
U.S. sends warning to people named in WikiLeaks document dump

Washington Post/AP:
Court blocks removal of Utah highway crosses

National Enquirer:
John Edwards to marry his mistress

Arizona Republic:
Bristol Palin offered job by Phoenix radio station

Washington Post/AP:
Detroit's 3,000 demolished home goal within reach
About 1,850 houses have been leveled since last April

The Hill:
Conservative groups warn House GOP to 'fulfill this mandate'

Boston Globe:
Republicans seek repeal of financial regulations co-authored by Rep. Barney Frank
Frank blasts lawmakers behind effort in House

The Hill:
Liberal Dem promises to use 'every single tool' to thwart GOP's climate rollback
Sen. Barbara Boxer chairs the Senate Environment and Public Works committee

Fox News/AP:
Mexico official: Teen died at border from gunshot
Companions of the victim claim he was shot by a U.S. Border Patrol agent

Washington Post:
Republicans reject CBO cost estimate on health repeal
CBO says health care repeal would deepen deficit

The Hill:
House Dems slam GOP for dismissing CBO estimate on healthcare repeal

Boston Globe:
Missing snake delays Red Line train in Boston

The Hill:
Junior Senate Dems want chairmen to face election by secret ballot

South Florida Sun-Sentinel:
During South Florida stop, Gov. Rick Scott details plans to change education

The Hill:
Gulf oil spill report stirs talk of legislation

The Hill:
Dem wants to slash members' pay

Los Angeles Times:
China's development of stealth fighter takes U.S. by surprise

Washington Post:
In Iraq, apprehension ahead of speech by cleric Moqtada al-Sadr

Politico:
Mitch Daniels to address CPAC; Signaling his intentions for 2012?

Washington Post:
Dominican Republic back to deporting Haitians

USA Today:
Mark your calendars for free entry to the national parks in 2011

USA Today:
Pirate attacks on merchant ships are rising again

The Local:
Elderly Swedes bloodied in snow shovel brawl