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The Briefing 04-29-13

1. Obama Expresses Undilitued Solidarity with Planned Parenthood

Birthright: What’s next for Planned Parenthood? The New Yorker (Jill Lepore)

Obama All In On Abortion: Defends Government Funding to Planned Parenthood The Washington Times (Dave Boyer)

2. Boston Suspects’ Mother Shares Doubt over Marathon Bombings

Bombing suspects’ mother says her faith deepened, USA Today (AP)

Russia heard Boston suspects’ mother ‘discussing jihad’, CNN (Susan Candiotti and Brumfield)

Boston suspects’ mother shares doubts over Marathon attack, CNN (Ben Brumfield and Laura Smith-Spark)

3. Boston Suspects’ Attempted Return to ‘Normal Life’

After Attack, Suspects Returned to Routines, Raising No Suspicions, The New York Times (Katharine Q. Seelye and Ian Lovett)

3. New Business: Pet Funeral Products

Casket maker selling pet funeral products, USA Today (Cindi Andrews)