Russia makes provocative moves against a US warship; John Boehner returns from a secret trip to Afghanistan; and using an E-ZPass turns out to be not quite so easy after all.
From WaPo to WJLA, here are the stories that are leading your homepages today, after the jump…
The Washington Post: Ukraine asks for U.N. troops to counter militants
USA Today: Pentagon: Russian jet buzzes U.S. warship
POLITICO: George Bush’s paintings aren’t funny
The Washington Times: DEVELOPING: Russian fighter jet buzzes U.S. Navy destroyer in Black Sea
National Journal: Can Sylvia Burwell Avoid the Kathleen Sebelius Trap?
Washington Examiner: John Boehner and seven GOP lawmakers back from secret Afghanistan trip
Huffington Post Politics: TOP DEM SLAMS REPUBLICAN BASE
(Photo credits from left to right: AP/J. Scott Applewhite, Washington Times, WTOP)