From the Big House to a luxe hotel: Buddy Cianci's new start. NYT

AK lawmakers: 90-day session is not enough! ADN

SF's Human Svcs. Dept. recruits gay couples to adopt. SF Chronicle

Louisiana's oil road will be lifted above sea-level. NPR

Study: Leasing the PA turnpike could bring $18 billion. Patriot-News

Billboards vs. a "greener" America. WaPo Writers Group

As gas prices rise, lottery ticket sales fall. Bismarck Tribune

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