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Morning Round-Up 4/19

By on 4.19.13 | 9:32AM

He who has overcome his fears will truly be free.” --Aristotle 

Feature of the Day: A Map of the Police Showdown with the Marathon Bombing Suspect

Morning Headlines

  1. Mass. Bomb Suspects
    1. AP--1 of 2 Mass. Bomb Suspects Dead; Suburbs Shut Down
    2. NYT—One Suspect in Boston Bombing Is Dead
    3. Reuters—Police kill one Boston bomb suspect
    4. WSJ—Boston Bombing Suspect Killed in Shootout
    5. WaPo—Police kill one suspect in Marathon bombing, manhunt underway for second

Domestic

Associated Press

  1. Bombing Probe Highlights Expansion of Surveillance
  2. Reports: Boeing Dreamliner Could Fly Next Month

New York Times

  1. FBI Posts Images of Pair Suspected in Boston Attack

Politico

  1. Reports: Boston bombing suspects came from abroad
  2. Pete Williams and the threat to CNN
  3. Digital evidence mounting in Boston after marathon bombing

 Reuters

  1. Rescuers search for survivors of Texas fertilizer plant blast
  2. Before Texas plant exploded, what did regulators know?

Wall Street Journal

  1. A Grim Day for a Small Town (4/18)
  2. MIT Campus Police Officer Fatally Injured in Shootout

Washington Post

      1. Gun control backers vow to be more energetic in wake of Senate defeat

International

Associated Press

  1. World Finance Officials Seek Ways to Boost Growth
  2. After Long Period of Quiet, Guantanamo Grows Tense
  3. Death Toll in Iraq Café Suicide Attack Rises to 32

New York Times

  1. Polish Museum Repairs a Tie to a Jewish Past (4/18)
  2. Musharraf, Fleeing Once, Is Brought Back to Court to Face Charges

Reuters

  1. Pakistan police place ex-president Musharraf in custody: spokesman
  2. Mortars target Iraqi Sunni mosque, seven killed

Wall Street Journal

  1. Venezuela Vote Faces Review
  2. Italy Fails to Elect President

Washington Post

  1. Britain, France claim Syria used chemical weapons (4/18)
  2. Leaked video shows Vladimir Putin berating cabinet ministers  (4/18)

Top Conservative Stories of the Day:

Breitbart

  1. Boston on Lockdown as Manhunt Intensifies
  2. Ann Coulter: Marco Rubio ‘Lying’ About Immigration “Like Democrats” (4/18)

The Daily Caller  

  1. BREAKING: Wanted Boston Marathon suspect is Muslim
  2. Teamsters head Hoffa tries to squash his own employees’ union

Hot Air

  1. One Boston Marathon suspect dead, Boston on lockdown

National Review

  1. This Time It’s Different?
  2. The Deportation Lie

Washington Free Beacon

  1. Obama’s Worst Week Yet : The second-term train wreck may be only beginning
  2. Subject #1 Dead, Subject #2 Subject of Massive Manhunt in Watertown, Mass.

The Weekly Standard

        1. Suspect Dead in Boston

Top Liberal Stories of the Day: 

The Daily Beast

  1. Inside the Boston Marathon Bombers Predawn Manhunt
  2. How a Famous Marathon Bombing Victim Helped Name the Suspects
  3. Hillary was Right: Obama’s Inexperience Sank Gun Deal

Huffington Post

  1. Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Killed, Another On the Loose
  2. John McCain Defends Obama’s Emotional Speech After Gun Vote

Salon

  1. “It wasn’t your fault”

Slate

      1. Did Your Senators Vote for Gun Control?

Talking Points Memo

  1. The Night That Was

ThinkProgress

        1. One Boston Bombing Suspect Dead, Other Still on the Loose 

Miscellaneous

      Reuters—Washington state florist sued again for refusal to service gay wedding  

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