Afternoon Lede Check, 4.14.14

Russia makes provocative moves against a US warship; John Boehner returns from a secret trip to Afghanistan; and using an E-ZPass turns out to be not quite so easy after all.

 

From WaPo to WJLA, here are the stories that are leading your homepages today, after the jump…

The Washington PostUkraine asks for U.N. troops to counter militants

USA TodayPentagon: Russian jet buzzes U.S. warship

POLITICOGeorge Bush’s paintings aren’t funny

The HillCBO forecasts a drop, then a sharp rise in federal deficit

Roll CallBan on E-Cig Sales, Marketing to Children Pushed by Durbin, Waxman

Daily Caller: WATCH THIS: Secret video footage proves cop lied about horrific accident

The Washington TimesDEVELOPING: Russian fighter jet buzzes U.S. Navy destroyer in Black Sea

National JournalCan Sylvia Burwell Avoid the Kathleen Sebelius Trap?

Washington ExaminerJohn Boehner and seven GOP lawmakers back from secret Afghanistan trip

Huffington Post Politics: TOP DEM SLAMS REPUBLICAN BASE

WTOP: E-ZPass error can cost you thousands

ABC 7: Forecast: Enjoy Today, Cold Changes Tomorrow

NBC 4: Olympic Great MichaelPhelps Ending Retirement

CBS 9: Police: Woman tried to kill husband in van crash

Fox 5: Fire destroys house in Waldorf

(Photo credits from left to right: AP/J. Scott Applewhite, Washington Times, WTOP)