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Afternoon Lede Check, 4.15.14

The US backs Ukrainian action against pro-Russian insurgents; the FDA turns up the heat on a meth-like diet supplement; and the Boston bombings are remembered on  their one year anniversary.

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

The Washington PostUkraine: Troops repel militant assault at airfield

USA TodayFDA warns Craze maker over meth-like compound

POLITICOInsurers see brighter Obamacare skies

The HillTax day socks wealthy

Roll CallBoston Bound: Capitol Hill Staffers Lace Up for Marathon

Daily Caller: Cops begin testing city-wide surveillance systems

The Washington TimesU.S. military on high alert as Ukraine troops trade gunfire with pro-Russian militants

National JournalWhy Can’t Andrew Cuomo and New York Democrats Play Nice?

Washington ExaminerWH supports Ukrainian military operation to preserve ‘law and order’

Huffington Post Politics: BUDDING OPTIMISM

WTOP: Police standoff in Tysons Corner ends

ABC 7: Forecast: Rain and Wind Today, Big Cool Down Headed Our Way

NBC 4: WATCH: Tribute forBoston Bombing Victims

CBS 9: Heavy rain and a big drop in temperatures on the way

Fox 5: LIVE COVERAGE of the Boston Bombing Anniversary from MyFoxBoston.com

(Photo credits from left to right: AP Photo/Sergei Grits, Alison Young/USA TODAY, NBC 4)

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