Newspaper Roundup for Thursday, January 7, 2010

By Susan Jones | January 7, 2010 | 7:18 AM EST

Los Angeles Times:
U.S.border officials discovered Abdulmutallab's extremist links in database while he was headed to U.S.
Planned to question him when he landed...
New York Daily News:
NCTC director Michael Leiter remained on ski slopes after Christmas Day airline bombing attempt

USA Today:
National security adviser: Airline bomber report will 'shock' Americans

Fox News:
Hunt is on for teen recruited to bomb Western target in Yemen
Miami Herald:
Government-run Jackson Health System halts dialysis for poor patients
Miami-Dade's government health system was intended to be a safety net for the poor and uninsured

New York Post:
White House budget director Peter Orszag ditched pregnant girlfriend for ABC News gal

Washington Times:
Countries will be allowed a say in how they use foreign aid
Obama administration to end Washington's longtime policy of dictating how money is spent
USA Today:
Two girls, ages 12 and 14, rob Ohio bank, elude police
The Hill:
Liberal Democrat lawmaker calls for immediate security audit of all U.S. airports
New York Times:
Democrat Bart Stupak Wears Scorn as A Medal in Abortion Fight
Chicago Sun-Times:
Lawsuit claims higher CTA fares, service cuts are racist
U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., appears at a news conference announcing the lawsuit
Palm Beach Post:
Builders shrinking luxury homes

Los Angeles Times:
Gov. Schwarzenegger's call for giving colleges priority over prisons faces hard political tests

Philadelphia Inquirer:
Gov. Rendell to sign table-games bill
The gambling expansion is expected to add jobs, revenue
New Jersey Star-Ledger:
Gov.-elect Christie warns cities: You can't look to Trenton for aid
Seattle Times:
Washington State plans to appeal ruling that says felons should be allowed to vote
The Hill:
Salazar: Without Bush administration, oil industry no longer 'kings of world'
Washington Times:
In sub-Saharan Africa, radical Islam takes hold
Groups showing signs of cross-fertilization
Los Angeles Times:
Los Angeles officials consider a ballot measure to scale back pensions

Pelosi: Final health care bill to come "as soon as we're ready"

Fox News:
Sen. Ben Nelson: Obama Made a 'Mistake' by Tackling Health Care Reform Last Year
GOP pushes to air health bill talks
UK Telegraph:
Human sacrifices 'on the rise in Uganda' as witch doctors admit to rituals
New York Post:
NYPD to help solve gang-related crimes in Bermuda: report
Mideast envoy Mitchell: Peace talks could be completed in two years
Washington Times:
Tea party founder Dale Robertson has warning for Florida's Republican leaders
'We are turning our guns on anyone who doesn't support constitutional conservative candidates'
Fox News/AP:
U.S. High School Student Assassinated in Mexico

Fox News:
NYC Mayor Bloomberg Says Security for Terror Trial to Cost $216 Million

Fox News:
Times Square Billboard of Obama's Black Jacket Draws White House Ire
Fox News/LiveScience:
Cell Phone Radiation Might Improve Memory

Denver Post:
Scientists: Cold snap no reason to doubt global warming
Salazar for governor of Colorado?
Washington Post Analysis:
Democrats face difficult midterm election year
USA Today:
Recession fuels shift from private to public schools
New York Times:
Despite Risks, Internet Creeps Onto Car Dashboards
USA Today:
Police won't charge fiancee in NFL player Chris Henry's death
Fell out of her pickup truck
Houston Chronicle:
Names of DWI suspects posted on county's Twitter page
Chicago Sun-Times:
Sam's Club launches cheap liquor label

Arizona Republic:
Police in Latin America will be able to track American gun sales in their own language
Move to crack down on U.S. weapons funneled to drug cartels
Deseret News:
Salt Lake Catholic bishop leads call for immigration reform