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Afternoon Lede Check – 7.8.14

Smallpox vials found in NIH storage closet. Obama wants $3.7B for border. And DC police getting new, modern rifles in response to Navy Yard shooting.

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

The Washington Post: Smallpox vials found in NIH storage closet

USA TodayLIVE: Oh. Mein. Gott. Germany routing Brazil in stunning semifinals

POLITICO: Obama cousin, tea party take toll on Roberts

The HillObama wants $3.7B for border

Roll CallHealth Insurance for Congress and Staff: It’s Complicated

Daily Caller: We’re Gonna Have To Ask You To Leave – Store Ignores Obvious Signs, Goes Overboard With Its Anti-Gun Policy

The Washington TimesSun’s out, guns out: Soldiers want OK to roll up sleeves like marines, sailors

National JournalBy Choosing Cleveland, Republicans Dodge Dallas Disaster

Washington ExaminerProposed EPA water rule lights up Capitol Hill fireworks


WTOP: End of cupcake trend? Shops shutting

ABC 7: World Cup: Brazil fans crushed by 5 early Germany goals

NBC 4: Forgotten Smallpox Vials Found at Former NIH Building

CBS 9: 1 dead after Prince George’s County crash

Fox 5: FOX 5 EXCLUSIVE: DC police getting new, modern rifles in response to Navy Yard shooting

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