Newspaper Roundup for Tuesday, October 27, 2009

October 27, 2009 - 7:09 AM
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Washington Post:
Bill in works to let U.S. dissolve failing firms
Intent is to avoid bailouts so no taxpayer money would be spent
 
Washington Post:
Candidate endorsed by Washington Post losing in Virginia -- down 11 points
Headline reads, 'McDonnell's edge over Deeds grows stronger'
 
Fox News:
Senior U.S. diplomat is first to resign in protest of Afghan War
Says the war is fueling the Taliban insurgency

Politico:
Republicans ask: Where's the outrage over Obama's golf and fundraising?
 
Politico:
Dems seek home-state exemptions from environmental rules
 
Houston Chronicle:
College presidents says sports spending is out of control
Knight Commission says current athletic costs 'unsustainable'
 
Chicago Sun-Times:
Blame the dollar: Gasoline jumps 26 cents in a month
 
Washington Times:
Conservative in N.Y. race says he's at 'heart' of GOP
Hoffman insists he's no spoiler
 
Boston Globe:
Pregnant women hunt for flu shot
Delays adding to fears on H1N1
 
Washington Post:
Why such a shortage of swine flu vaccine?
Administration points to drugmakers, and both point to science
 
Denver Post:
Lawyers of balloon-boy's parents want sheriff investigated
Accused of creating negative, pretrial publicity about the family
 
Fox News:
Cross-Like T-Shirt Design at Penn State University Sparks Controversy
 
Fox News/AP:
'Hot Mormon Muffins' Calendar Pokes Fun at Mormon Mom Stereotype
 
Washington Times:
U.S. opposes proposed 'defamation' ban on religious speech
Effort launched by Muslim nations at United Nations
 
Washington Post:
President George W. Bush makes his debut as a motivational speaker
 
Washington Post:
Probe of Homeland Security privacy office sought
Group says chief is enabling, not curbing, surveillance
 
Denver Post:
Denver woman crossing country to document how people are making life better for neighbors
 
Washington Times:
Democrats play defense in 2009 elections
 
Washington Times:
Elections to test Obama's public image
Virginia most crucial of 3 significant races
 
Chicago Sun-Times:
'Little Buddy' GPS device keeps tabs on your kid
 
Politico:
When women rise in the work force, nations benefit
Commentary by Condoleezza Rice and Madeleine Albright
 
Fox News:
Chamber of Commerce benefiting from White House criticism, group's president says
 
Palm Beach Post:
Boca Raton grapples with exploding iguana population
 
San Francisco Chronicle/AP:
SoCal police dog recovering after inhaling meth
 
San Francisco Chronicle/AP:
5 charged with torturing Calif. home loan agents
 
Washington Times:
Historic vote on same-sex unions in Maine
 
USA Today:
Best way to cut calories in restaurant dishes would be to trim the portions, chefs say
 
USA Today:
Cities, volunteers fight blight caused by foreclosure crisis
 
USA Today:
H1N1 flu 'pushing hospitals to their limit'