Newspaper Roundup for Wednesday, August 4, 2010

August 4, 2010 - 7:52 AM
Denver Post:
Bicycle agenda spins cities toward U.N. control, Colorado Republican warns
"Converting Denver into a United Nations community"
 
Denver Post:
Tim Tebow's devotion to faith divides Broncos fans
Some irked by Tebow's eagerness to share his Christian values and beliefs 

New York Post:
Mayor Bloomberg supports building of mosque near Ground Zero
Says opponents are trampling on religious freedom

Boston Globe:
Jewish donors give Catholic schools a lift
Say the schools nurture at-risk youth based on Judeo-Christian values
 
Boston Globe:
GOP undertaking aggressive effort to win governorships, state houses across the country
 
Los Angeles Times:
Obama administration seeks seismic testing for oil drilling in Arctic Ocean
Environmentalists shocked as Alaska judge is asked to narrow a ruling against such activities
 
Politico:
Lacking votes, Senate Democrats punt on offshore spill-response bill
 
Boston Globe:
Chinese government-owned academy in Mass. prepares Chinese students for U.S. higher education
 
Boston Globe:
New policy clears way for Pledge of Allegiance in Arlington (Mass.) schools
School Committee reverses June vote
 
USA Today:
CDC survey: More than 30% obese in 9 Southern states
 
Los Angeles Times:
Senate panel puts off vote on arms treaty with Russia
Democrats want to 'build bipartisan consensus'
 
Philadelphia Inquirer:
Gov. Rendell warns of Pennsylvania job losses without aid from Congress
 
Boston Globe:
Gov. Patrick signs law expanding required autism coverage
 
Washington Post:
Nuns forgive illegal immigrant (DUI suspect) while mourning
 
Chicago Sun-Times:
Mayor Daley walks fine line on crime as public worries
Chicago perceived as being unsafe place to live and work
 
Washington Times:
In cost savings effort, Pentagon expected to scale back big-war weapons systems
Will concentrate on funding smaller conflicts
 
Washington Times:
Pakistani president: Taliban winning war, Afghan support
 
Fox News:
White House disagrees with Pakistani leader that Afghan war is lost
 
USA Today:
Poll: Waning support for Obama on wars
 
Chicago Sun-Times:
Record number of Illinois families getting food stamps
Stagnant economy and double-digit unemployment rates blamed
 
Fox News:
Nevada (Republican) candidate under fire for 'Hispanic' comment
'My children don't look Hispanic'
 
USA Today:
Mexico's violence not as widespread as it seems
Official statistics indicates that much of Mexico has modest murder rates
 
Fox News/AP:
New offshore drilling chief says ban on deepwater drilling may be lifted early
 
Fox News:
Congressman calls for execution of Wikileaker
 
Fox News/AP:
Missing Maine boy found along with dad's 147 pot plants
 
Washington Times:
GOP aims for House seats in New England; N.H. targeted in Democrat bastion
 
Fox News/Sky News:
Smuggled cars reaching Gaza through secret tunnels
 
Washington Times:
Napolitano seeks review of illegal immigrant's release
Man charged with manslaughter in DUI death of nun
 
Los Angeles Times:
As U.S. exits, neighboring countries compete for influence in Iraq
 
Los Angeles Times:
Divided L.A. council votes to outsource fire department ambulance billings over union objections
 
Washington Post:
Civil rights groups sue Treasury over targeting of terror suspects for killing
 
Washington Times:
NYC landmarks panel allows mosque near Ground Zero
No sign of Muslim-9/11 healing
 
Washington Times:
GOP split over 14th Amendment review; Leaders tout hearings on automatic citizenship
 
USA Today:
U.S. appeals court: Pa. prison can ban Muslim scarf
 
San Francisco Chronicle:
Dementia patients coated with ointment as a prank
Left them slippery for workers on the next shift
 
Politico:
K Street bets on Harry Reid, as registered lobbyists donate $56,000 in individual contributions
 
Politico:
Maxine Waters wants charges against her made public
Wants trial wrapped up before November
 
Politico:
Obama lends a hand to Colorado's (lagging) Democratic Sen. Bennet
Obama call in to Bennet's tele-town hallArizona Republic:
Valley's indoor shooting ranges gaining popularity
Women said to be driving much of the industry's growth
 
Denver Post:
ACLU sues Boulder County to ease curbs on prisoners' letters
 
St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
Proposed bike ban causes controversy in St. Charles County
 
St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
Missouri voters overwhelmingly reject health care law's "must buy" mandate
Republicans get their first political victory in national campaign to overturn new law
 
St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
Carnahan, Blunt to face off in battle of political titans
 
St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
Trunkful of money found after an auto crash Tuesday
Police get a break in $11 million holdup
 
Baltimore Sun:
No charges against ederal police officer who shot another man's dog in dog park
 
New Jersey Star-Ledger:
N.J. Supreme Court rules officer's groping conviction does not bar him from public work