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Today in Black America - February 2

POSTED: February 02, 2010, 12:00 am

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The New York Times

At Issue: Counting the Jobs Created

Huge Deficits May Alter U.S. Politics and Global Power

In $3.8 Trillion Budget, Obama Pivots to Trim Future Deficits

Cloudy Future for Fannie and Freddie

Haiti Crisis Prompts Fresh Talk of Pooling U.S. Relief Money

Officer’s Testimony Supports Abuse Accusation

Jim Crow Policing

Mr. Obama’s New Budget

Baltimore Sun

National dialogue begins in Baltimore?

Council members dish up praise for Dixon at her final lunch

School reform can't wait

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Gates Foundation gives Atlanta schools another $10 million

Ex-APD chief of staff gets probation for smuggling phone to jailed son

The Christian Science Monitor

Obama's federal budget: What's in it for cities?

Education reform: Obama budget reboots No Child Left Behind

USS Vinson to leave Haiti soon, signaling turning point in aid efforts

Illinois primary: GOP jockeys to make gains in Obama's home state

Chicago Tribune

Cook County President Stroger, rivals make last-minute pitch for voters

Source: Carothers going to prison under plea deal

Report shows surge in visits to food pantries

Boy, 15, shot on way to North Side school

Los Angeles Times

L.A. councilman considers police, firefighter layoffs

A harassment-free school opens in L.A.

Foes spend big to gun for Brown

A tough sell? Count on it

Congress' jobs bill vs. the White House plan

An all-star 'We Are the World' remake for Haiti relief

Detroit Free Press

Shrinking budgets to force deep cuts for communities

Imam's autopsy report raises more questions

Cockrel brings laughs to Riddle trial

State focuses on preparing adults for jobs to come

The Washington Post

Obama budget calls for new spending to lower unemployment, help middle class

How Obama's budget would affect each agency

Abstinence-only programs might work, study says

Racial issues intensify Illinois gubernatorial primary

10 Baptists held after trying to take children out of Haiti

Fenty team is over budget by $200 million, Gray says

Scott Brown could be another lone wolf the Senate doesn't need

Gilbert Arenas: Learning to be a better role model


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