National news

Apr 1, 2014

FiveThirtyEight put together A Statistical Analysis of the Work of Bob Ross. Because of course they did. Meg Kinnard from the Associated Press admitted: “Just made my day.”

Following this weekend’s Boston Marathon, the Guardian has an op-ed you might like to read: The iconic Boston bombing photo isn't about my legs - it's about a rescue. Sylvia Stead with Globe and Mail added, “Amazing Boston bombing victim understands value of news photos.” Chris Dunn at York Daily Record admitted: “Jeff Bauman, you almost brought me to tears in the doctor's waiting room. A must-read on trauma and news photography.”

The Tennessean tells us Barry Trotz is out as Predators coach. Michael Cass there pointed out he was “the only coach @PredsNHL have ever had.” Steve Phillips with Tennessee Sports Radio called Trotz a “Good coach, good guy.”

Carol Rosenberg at the Miami Herald writes 9/11 defense lawyers accuse FBI of spying on them. She added, “Here's what I dug out this morning about the emergency motion that may derail today's #911 hearing.”

Blake Zeff at Capital New York reports that Cuomo gets a critic his own size. Mara Gay at the Wall Street Journal tweeted: "Andrew Cuomo may be in some trouble."

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