Newspaper Roundup for Tuesday, January 8, 2013

January 8, 2013 - 9:22 AM

South Florida Sun Sentinel:
FAU prof stirs controversy by disputing Newtown massacre
Suggests that trained "crisis actors" may have been employed by the Obama administration

Denver Post:
Colorado committee likely to shoot down extra money for gun checks

Palm Beach Post:
Palm Beach County teachers seeking gun training, permits in wake of Sandy Hook shooting

Fox News:
Lawyer claims Tunisian suspect in Libya attack freed due to lack of evidence

Politico:
Bloomberg gun control group airing TV ad that invokes Sandy Hook shootings
Mother of Tucson shooting victim urges other moms to "demand a plan"

Arizona Republic:
Christina-Taylor Green’s mom: ‘This has to stop’
Mother of child shot at Gabby Giffords gathering

New Hampshire Union-Leader:
Mentally ill filling up New Hampshire's emergency rooms

San Francisco Chronicle:
Arrest after toddler eats chili powder and dies

San Francisco Chronicle:
Judge: Landlords can't stop medical marijuana pot sales

Providence Journal:
Providence Catholic bishop urges R.I. lawmakers to oppose legalizing same-sex marriage

New York Post:
Call to arms on Staten Island: panel votes to give school guards guns

The Hill:
Dem lawmakers say courts should resolve debt-limit standoff
Want Obama to ignore law and let GOP take him to court

The Hill:
Don’t ask, don’t tell’ dischargees to receive full back pay from DOD

USA Today:
Deal restores severance pay for U.S. military gays

Politico:
Poll: 77% say D.C. hurting the nation

Washington Post:
U.S. may default on its debt half a month earlier than expected, new analysis shows

Washington Post:
Gallaudet reinstates administrator who signed petition supporting same-sex marriage vote

Washington Times:
Obama's civil liberties panel has nothing to show for itself in recent years
Failed to meet even once during a five-year span

Washington Times:
U.S. spends 24% more on immigration enforcement than on all other federal police branches

The Hill:
Pew poll: Majority say Obama won 'fiscal cliff' negotiations with GOP

Washington Times:
Bipartisan blows stand 
between Brennan and 
post at helm of CIA

Chicago Tribune:
Latest drone strike kills eight in northwest Pakistan

Washington Times:
Clinton to testify about Benghazi before resigning
Staff gives her football helmet as gift on her return after a fall, blood clot

New York Times:
Growth of Health Spending Stays Low

Washington Times:
Second Amendment supporters declare Jan. 19 to be “Gun Appreciation Day”

Los Angeles Times:
Banks, regulators reach mortgage settlements
2 of the biggest civil settlements since the financial crisis

Los Angeles Times:
Dallas razing apartments where Kennedy assassin Oswald lived

Washington Post:
RG III knee injury: MRI shows possible partial tear of two knee ligaments

Washington Post:
Egypt’s Christians worried by Islamists’ rise

Washington Post:
Low-flying helicopter hunts gamma radiation in D.C.

The Hill:
Sen. Warren: Barney Frank would do 'extraordinary' job as interim senator

The Hill:
Dems look for up to $1T in new revenues

Fox News:
Louisiana Sen. Vitter rips Reid for Katrina comments

New York Times:
Some employers letting workers buy, sell extra time off


Politico:
White House responds to 'Deport Piers Morgan' petition

The Local:
Elk rescued from Swede's swimming pool