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Today in Black America - January 20

POSTED: January 20, 2012, 12:00 am

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The New York Times

Gingrich Jousts With Rivals Ahead of Primary

Gingrich Attacks the News Media and Creates a Stir

Editorial: Moralizing’s High Cost


A Final Indignity, Where the Crusade Began

For Gingrich, Rival’s Gift and an Ex-Wife’s Sting

Active-Duty Soldiers Take Their Own Lives at Record Rate

Budget Provision Raises Worries About Cuomo’s Reach

Judge Says Protesters Can’t Rally at Courthouse


The Christian Science Monitor


South Carolina debate: Gingrich and Romney face each other - and their baggage

Is Mitt Romney really a job creator? What his Bain Capital record shows.

Will Ron Paul pick up many of Rick Perry's voters?

Pentagon report: Sexual assault in the military up dramatically

Africa's single currency, the CFA Franc, in a Post-euro Future

In Ohio, a fresh approach to help struggling homeowners



The Star Ledger


Christie: Romney may be reserved, but he doesn't lack passion or intensity

Newark police arrest at least 8 in 2-day stretch on drug, gun charges

At Irvington town hall, Gov. Christie addresses crime, education reform

N.J. unemployment rate dips to 9 percent, lowest in nearly 3 years

N.J. Sen. Joseph Kyrillos to seek U.S. Senate seat


Mercer County comes to aid of Trenton



The Detroit Free Press

Rochelle Riley: DPS hires Detroit Parent Network, which helps parents learn to help their kids

'Detropia,' a documentary at Sundance Film Festival, shows a different view of Detroit


Republicans begin to redraw district maps, despite legal challenge

Detroit water department to propose an average 8.5% raise


Consultant: Kwame Kilpatrick's civic fund paid for controversial 'lynching' ad

Gov. Snyder shrugs off State of State critics, promotes school, road funding plans


The Washington Post

The GOP race is shaken up, and now it’s no longer on autopilot


Romney’s challengers look for their opening

Romney plays politics with felons


Newt Gingrich’s big-money patron


Bush the invisible man in GOP race


Republicans remember Reagan. Bush? Oh, right.


Martin O’Malley’s bold budget



The Atlanta Journal Constitution

'Slave math' teacher apologizes


Reed pushes for taxes to create jobs

Reed: City's cash reserves will top $108M

School safety meetings continue in Atlanta



The Chicago Tribune


Cook County morgue copes with overcrowding

Simon calls for improving community college graduation rate

Chase: Small-biz lending up 30% in Illinois


Compare Chicago's old and new wards


Firm pays $11 million for minority contracting abuse



The Los Angeles Times


Probe finds Bell police disability pensions undeserved

Brown sharply differs from Obama on education

Brown pushes tax measure in GOP strongholds

Plans for downtown L.A. federal courthouse announced


L.A. mayoral candidate Beutner touts business-friendly agenda



USA Today

Lack of dental coverage crowds emergency rooms


Government seeks help to stop teacher cheats

At 27, new imam represents a homegrown American Islam


The Cleveland Plain Dealer

George Phillips-Olivier fired by CMHA board after corruption conviction

Rep. Dennis Kucinich wants Constitution to require that taxpayers fund all federal campaigns







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