Newspaper Roundup for Thursday, May 3, 2012

May 3, 2012 - 8:47 AM

Fox News/AP:
Judge tosses lawsuit from tribes on U-North Dakota's Fighting Sioux nickname

Providence Journal:
American Legion vows his group will pay to defend war memorial in shape of a cross

Los Angeles Times:
Montana sex assaults: Justice Department launches extraordinary civil rights inquiry

Denver Post:
Proposed Federal Fracking Rules Draw Fire at Colorado Hearing

Philadelphia Inquirer:
New poll: Obama opens lead in PA, but Romney catches up in OH, FL

USA Today:
Parents play favorites when helping out adult kids

Washington Post:
Obama’s ex-girlfriends from his New York years share stories, letters in new biography

Politico:
Politico warns of 'the dangerous new Obama book'

Politico:
Obama appears in ad for faux-Indian Elizabeth Warren

Washington Post:
Activist Chen Guangcheng wants to leave China with Hillary Clinton

Philadelphia Inquirer:
West Point putting bin Laden's last words online

Politico:
U.S. spent nearly $8,000 per person for health care services in 2009

The Hill:
Ohio Gov. Kasich concerned by climate change, but won’t ‘apologize’ for coal

Washington Times:
Administration warns of Medicare disruptions if Obamacare is struck down

The Hill:
Cummings: Regulator wasting taxpayer money by refusing principal forgiveness

Washington Post:
George Will on his son: Living well with Down Syndrome at age 40

The Hill:
GOP seeks to portray President Obama as nation’s divider-in-chief

Washington Times:
Obama’s deal with Afghans for long-term role angers war opponents
Cost of the mission could be as much as $4 billion annually.

Washington Post:
Social Security benefits available online

USA Today:
Michele Bachmann to officially back Mitt Romney

Providence Journal:
Providence police, fire retirees: 'No choice' but to sue over pension changes

USA Today:
Houston billionaire trader John Arnold retiring at 38

Washington Times:
Romney blasts Obama for opposing D.C. voucher program

Arizona Republic:
Militia leader J.T. Ready kills 4, then himself in domestic dispute in Arizona

Denver Post:
DEA apologizes to California student forgotten in holding cell

Fox News:
Edwards' daughter leaves courtroom in tears over testimony on Elizabeth Edwards

Washington Times:
Republican conservatives in Indiana gunning for Lugar

Denver Post:
Colorado ski season comes to a very early end

Fox News:
2-year-old becomes the youngest US Mensa member

Washington Times:
Colleges pledge to squelch dangerous rites of hazing