Newspaper Roundup for Tuesday, October 12, 2010

By Susan Jones | October 12, 2010 | 8:10 AM EDT

Fox News:
Obama Highway Plan Fuels Talk of Gas Tax Hike

New Jersey Star-Ledger:
Talk of Gov. Christie as presidential contender grows after latest campaign stop in Pennsylvania

Los Angeles Times:
U.S., California probe Prime Healthcare for high rate of blood poisoning cases
Health problem or fraudulent billing?

Washington Times:
Obama loosens sanctions on C-130s to China
Timing of waiver questioned by critics

New York Times:
U.S. Alarmed by Harsh Tone of China’s Military

Fox News:
Feds to Sue New York Board Over Military Voting Violations, State Official Says

Arizona Republic:
Arizona immigration law: Judge denies bid to stop lawsuit

USA Today:
Republican Carl Paladino stands by comments on homosexuals
Said children shouldn't be "brainwashed into thinking that homosexuality" is acceptable

Carl Paladino assails Andrew Cuomo's parenting

Boston Globe:
'We’re doing some punching,' Connecticut's Republican Senate candidate says

Linda McMahon airing barrage of TV spots criticizing Richard Blumenthal
Washington Times:
Voters not cheered by stock market's comeback; Jobs seen as key to midterms

Columbus honored, reviled at dueling events in Boston

Book thrown at Obama during Philadelphia rally

Los Angeles
Lebanon, neighbors brace for Ahmadinejad visit
Expected to add to regional instability

Los Angeles Times:
L.A. schools and six other districts will pursue reforms even without federal money

Washington Times:
U.S. civil rights panel seeks testimony from Justice Dept. officials
New Black Panther intimidation probe at issue

New York Times:
In California, Pot Is Now an Art Patron
The idea of putting pot to work for the arts seems to be spreading

Washington Post:
Italy's crackdown on Gypsies reflects rising anti-immigrant tide in Europe

USA Today:
Illegal immigrants draft legal plans in case of deportation

The Hill:
Boehner: A Republican majority would propose spending cuts weekly

The Hill:
Struggling Dem Senate candidate distances himself from Obama

New push to ban insider trading on Capitol Hill

The Hill:
Bill Clinton to make campaign stop for Reid

New York Times:
Offshore Wind Power Line Wins Praise, and Backing
350-mile underwater spine has stirred excitement among investors

Fox News:
Obama Pledges Investigation Into British Aid Worker's Death

Fox News:
South Carolina Man Fights to Keep Religious Signs on His Property

USA Today:
More Californians reverse course and head to Oklahoma
Enticed by low costs, unclogged streets, friendly people

The Hill:
Estate tax may become another nail-biter debate when lawmakers return

San Francisco Chronicle:
President Obama to campaign with Boxer in LA

Denver Post:
Suicides of bullied gay kids in other states jolt Colorado educators to action

Philadelphia Inquirer:
School district will pay $610,000 to settle lawsuits over tracking of students' laptop computers

Poll: Women see Barack Obama administration as a 'failure'

Nearly a quarter of the 56 female Democrats in the House are considered vulnerable

Fox News/AP:
Palin: Iran Nuke Would 'Lead to an Armageddon'