Newspaper Roundup for Friday, July 16, 2010

July 16, 2010 - 7:42 AM
San Francisco Chronicle:
Move afoot to strip California of its State Rock because it contains asbestos
Democrat's bill would remove serpentine from state symbols list
 
Fox News:
Report: State Department Unaware of Ability to Limit Passports to Sex Offenders
 
USA Today:
Small banks worry about impact of new financial rules
Rules will constrain lending ability, cut into profits
 
New York Times:
Obama winning on Capitol Hill, but losing with voters
President pushes through agenda 'despite political risks'
 
Jerusalem Post:
Poll: 46% say Obama is pro-Palestinian
 
The Hill:
President's ally says expectations were set too high after 2008
 
Politico:
Congress has never applied Civil Rights Act provision to itself, new report shows
Capitol Hill slips through Title II loophole
 
Boston Globe:
Sen. Kerry urges protection status for Guatemalans
 
USA Today:
2010 warmest year on record
 
The Hill:
Left vows to fight any fiscal panel proposals to cut Social Security
 
Fox News:
Students Ordered to Stop Praying Outside Supreme Court Building
 
USA Today:
TSA chief John Pistole to put anti-terror priority on rail, subways
 
Washington Times:
NBC, CBS reject ad opposing ground zero mosque
Won't air based on ambiguous language
 
Fox News:
House Democrats Insert Gay Rights into Immigration Debate
 
Philadelphia Inquirer:
N.J. Gov. Christie targets salaries of school superintendents
Proposed salary caps would limit, and in many cases cut, what superintendents earn
 
Los Angeles Times:
Residents of Bell unhappy over high salaries for city employees
 
USA Today:
Shinnecock Indian Nation is one legal hurdle away from federal recognition
Wants to build Vegas-style casino on densely populated Long Island
 
USA Today:
FDA panel rejects highly anticipated diet pill
 
New York Times:
When the Bride Takes a Bride, Businesses Respond
Where does a woman find a man’s suit that doesn't make her look like a woman in a man’s suit?
 
Washington Post:
New era for financial regulation
 
San Francisco Chronicle:
Whitman stance on illegal immigrants riles GOP
 
Boston Globe/AP:
Maine power company to install smart meters
 
Washington Times:
Gay marriage upheld in D.C.
Appeals court rejected an effort to put the issue before voters
 
USA Today:
Political ad frenzy hits TV prior to fall elections
 
Washington Post:
Authorities seize $200,000 in narcotics in District of Columbia
 
USA Today:
ESPN's Erin Andrews files suit against Marriott, Radisson and stalker
 
Washington Post:
Fairfax County schools' food program named nation’s best
Introduces students to new and unfamiliar fruits and vegetables each month
 
Philadelphia Inquirer:
Pennsylvania Turnpike tolls will likely rise sharply
 
Los Angeles Times:
Public commission will discuss ban on raves
 
Chicago Sun-Times:
Birthday balloon may have caused death of girl, 6, cops say
She may have been sucking the helium
 
Politico:
Coal state Dems,'Brown Dogs,' complicate climate plan
Palm Beach Post:
Feds want Florida to reduce train-car collisions
 
Sacramento Bee:
Artwork at Sacramento County law library called anti-Christian
Shows Bible with warning label reading,"May Impair Judgment"