Newspaper Roundup for Thursday, January 27, 2011

By Susan Jones | January 27, 2011 | 10:32 AM EST

Washington Post:
Snow gridlock traps commuters for up to 13 hours in D.C. area


Washington
Post:
Washington stumbles back to its feet; 422,000 without power


Fox News:
Iranian Book Celebrating Suicide Bombers Found in Arizona Desert
"In Memory of Our Martyrs," was spotted Tuesday by a U.S. Border Patrol agent


The Hill:
GOP to examine federal gun laws in closed-door gathering
Will focus on whether the federal system of background checks is working


USA
Today:
General's story a warning about use of painkillers
Green Beret general hooked on narcotics he has taken for chronic pain


Washington
Post:
ICE's immigrant database failed to detect suspect before rape of young girl


Los Angeles
Times:
Republicans want a return to workplace immigration raids

The Hill:
Gallup: Public's image of GOP positive again


The Hill:
Rep. Walter Jones is first GOP defection in the 112th Congress
Break unified GOP voting streak


Fox News:
Obama Plan to End Oil Tax Breaks Taps Controversy


The Hill:
HHS grants 500 new healthcare waivers
GOP says waivers are gifts to Dem allies or proof that law isn't working


USA
Today:
Thirteen Iowa players hospitalized with muscle disorder
Followed intensive workouts...breakdown of muscle fiber and leakage into bloodstream


Washington
Post:
Rep. Dennis Kucinich sues House cafeteria over olive pit
'Sustained serious and permanent dental and oral injuries'


USA
Today:
Obama speech draws 42.8M viewers, smallest audience so far


Washington
Post:
Hawk trapped in Library of Congress is captured


Fox News:
Report: Loughner researched lethal injections, solitary confinement, assassinations before attack 


Post:
Rabbis call on Rupert Murdoch to sanction Glenn Beck
Rabbis asking Murdoch to remove Beck from the air

New Hampshire Union-Leader:
N.H. teachers' union defends cancellation of Dr. Seuss reading at the State House
Cites recent lifting of gun ban at State House
 

Arizona Republic:

Arizona's gun-death rate among the worst in U.S.

Washington


Washington
Post/AP:
Mosque to be built in Calif. city after appeal denied 


USA
Today:
After Tucson, schools seek aid to track troubled students


USA
Today:
Orangutans share 97% of genes with humans


Fox News/AP:
Hawaii senators hold prayer despite vote to end it


Los Angeles
Times:
Lawmakers express frustration over excessive outlays for prison health


Fox News:
Dungeons and Dragons Threatens Prison Security, Court Rules 


Fox News/AOL news:
Study: Male Viewers Find Sexy News Anchors Distracting


Houston
Chronicle:
Expectations are low for Texas voter ID
Some doubt latest bid to curb voter fraud


Philadelphia
Inquirer:
Arab world shaken by power of Twitter and Facebook 


Palm Beach
Post:
Biscayne Bay piano: Mystery solved! Drunken teens play a role


Palm Beach
Post:
Owner: Kitten froze after waiting in cargo hold


Palm Beach
Post:
Drunken passenger en route to Fort Lauderdale yells: 'I will take this plane down!'