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Today in Black America - March 7

POSTED: March 07, 2012, 12:00 am

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The New York Times

Romney Appears the Ohio Winner; Santorum Strong

Editorial: Super Tuesday

With No Knockout Punch, a Bruising Battle Plods On


Scrutiny of Political Nonprofits Sets Off Claim of Harassment

Obama Scolds G.O.P. Critics of Iran Policy

Donald M. Payne, First Black Elected to Congress From New Jersey, Dies at 77


Lawmaker’s Death May Bring Battle for Successor

Police Leader’s Evolving Efforts to Defend Surveillance


The Christian Science Monitor

In Ohio suburbs, a reluctant vote of confidence for Mitt Romney

Obama: Rush Limbaugh slur disturbed me as a father

Minority students are punished more than whites, US reports. Is it racism?


War games: Republicans could write Obama blank check on Iran


The Star Ledger

N.J. Assembly, Senate introduce tax cuts targeting residents earning less than $250K

N.J. Sen. Codey goes undercover to research Newark homeless shelter

Civil rights groups file complaint with N.J. Attorney General over NYPD's surveillance of Muslims

U.S. Representative Donald Payne dead at 77

Fellow politicians, officials mourn loss of U.S. Rep. Donald Payne



The Detroit Free Press


Dave Bing and Rick Snyder agree: Emergency manager isn't best fix for Detroit


Detroit City Council: Officials who failed to spend millions in grants must go


Unions, activists unite to head off right-to-work laws

This year's GOP nomination fight has echoes of Reagan-Ford battle of 1976


Ruling could have Kwame Kilpatrick keeping profits from his book after all



The Washington Post

Romney wins Ohio, Alaska

GOP race taking toll on Romney

Dennis Kucinich defeated in Ohio

‘Creative, visionary, flexible’ . . . and fired

Legislative committee chairs weigh in on Md. handgun permit ruling


The Atlanta Journal Constitution

Get Home Now program aids Clayton homeowners

Construction career expo aimed at teenagers

APD oversight board removes info from website

International Women's Day event on empowering women


The Chicago Tribune

Bears coach Lovie Smith backs Obama re-election


Cop gets 3 years for fatal DUI hit-run


Prisoner from Aurora goes free after conviction for 2000 shooting death is vacated

DuPage mosque again denied minaret and dome


Obama explains Chicago's G-8 loss



The Los Angeles Times

L.A. budget chief says city cannot pay planned raises

Silicon Valley leaders take up the Dream on behalf of young migrants

Teachers union leads in record year of lobbying lawmakers

California Community Colleges chancellor stepping down


Judge blocks UC Davis pepper-spraying report


USA Today

Affirmative action fight goes on

Ohio governor reverses rejection of federal storm aid

12 states on path to guns with no permits



The Cleveland Plain Dealer


Be a model, be a mentor, show youths another life: Margaret Bernstein

Ohio primary 2012 recap: Dennis Kucinich loses, Mitt Romney captures delegates

Rep. Dennis Kucinich's career has been marked by reinvention

Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel wins GOP primary for U.S. Senate, set to face Sherrod Brown in November


Cuyahoga County voters overwhelmingly pass health and human services tax issue

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