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Afternoon Lede Check, 4.24.14

Cliven Bundy gets himself into a heap of trouble with some very racist comments; the White House announces plans to take over the Oregon health exchange; and WMATA says the Silver Line will be open sometime this summer.

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

The Washington PostWhite House to take over Ore. health exchange

USA TodayRancher in cattle battle says he’s ‘not racist’

POLITICOThe left’s secret club plans for 2014, 2016

The HillRepublicans denounce Bundy for ‘appalling’ slavery remarks

Roll CallReid Calls on GOP to Condemn Cliven Bundy

Daily Caller: This mom obliterates bizarre Common Core math question

The Washington TimesHolder cancels speech, appearance in OKC amid angry protests

National JournalThese Racist Remarks by Cliven Bundy Just Ruined His Cause

Washington ExaminerJohn Kerry tries to regroup after Israel suspends peace talks


WTOP: Ospreys begin nesting in new home

ABC 7: Metro, MWAA announce major Silver Line milestone, new deal

NBC 4: Metro Expects SilverLine to Open This Summer

CBS 9: MWAA: Substantial completion met on Silver Line

Fox 5: Metro hopes to have Silver Line running by summer

(Photo credits from left to right: AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal,/John Locher, Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images, NBC Washington)

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