Pensions: The state sweetens, the city pays. NYT

MA Lt. Gov. candidate is touring the state by kayak. Boston Globe blog

New NY law will require parental consent for minors who want to use a tanning bed. Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Gray Davis backs Web site critical of Phil Angelides. Oakland Tribune

It's tough being homeless in a city, but it's even tougher in the country. Arizona Republic

How a well connected senator paved the way for Nevada's latest boomtown. LA Times

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