PAUL RYAN: 'NOT READY' TO ENDORSE TRUMP The Speaker of the House said the GOP needs a “standard-bearer that bears our standards,” and that Donald Trump would need to unify the party before that applied to him. Sheldon Adelson and Rick Perry threw their support behind the presumptive nominee, while anti-Trump Republicans toy with who could mount a third-party challenge. [Igor Bobic, HuffPost]
THE 'GROUND ZERO' OF ZIKA IN THE U.S. USA Today takes a look at the "patchwork" nature of preparedness across the Gulf Coast. [USA Today]
FBI INTERVIEWS HILLARY CLINTON’S CLOSE AIDES Including Huma Abedin. [CNN]
'SHOULD PROSTITUTION BE A CRIME?' "In the United States and around the globe, many sex workers (the term activists prefer to “prostitute”) are trying to change how they are perceived and policed." [NYT]
FORMER PAKISTANI CIA CHIEF BELIEVES ISI POISONED HIM The CIA station chief and intelligence officials have considered the possibility that Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence poisoned him after the Bin Laden raid. [WaPo]
MISSING: AFFORDABLE STARTER HOMES "Across the U.S., new-home construction has remained at historical lows throughout the housing recovery of the last five years, but the share of starter homes priced below $200,000 has dwindled more than any other segment, according to U.S. Census data." [WSJ | Paywall]
TAYLOR SWIFT TOPS BILLBOARD'S MONEY MAKERS So. Much. Touring. Revenue. [Billboard]
UH, OH BLUE APRON The New York Times is offering a meal delivery system of the ingredients to its popular cooking recipes. [Bloomber]
MEET YOUR NEW HAN SOLO Alden Ehrenreich just snagged the role of the lifetime. [Deadline]
WANT TO LOSE HOURS OF YOUR LIFE? Here's how to see everything you've ever liked on Facebook. [Buzzfeed]
IT'S NORMAL FOR YOUR TEENAGER TO GO THROUGH FOUR MOODS BEFORE BREAKFAST Here are some tips on how to cope. [Quartz]
PRESIDENT JOLIE? British House of Lords member Baroness Arminka Helic has been advising Angelina on her "next political move." [Vanity Fair]
HOW TO HELP MOMS THIS MOTHER'S DAY "For low-income moms, the cost of diapers can be a heavy burden. In fact, because they often don’t have enough money to buy in bulk, low-income families spend twice as much on diapers as other families who can buy bulk." [HuffPost]
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BEFORE YOU GO
~ Jamie Lee Curtis penned a moving essay about her opiate addiction in light of Prince's death.
~ A new court filing alleges Joe Paterno knew about the molestation of a child at Penn State in 1976.
~ Donald Trump couldn't let Cinco de Mayo go by without an embarrassing taco bowl gaffe.
~ Turns out the Sanders and Clinton camps are at war -- on Facebook.
~ When prison visitation is via video.
~ Want to never use an ATM again? Meet the next generation "deep insert" skimmer.
~ This week, the "So That Happened" team tackles what the McDonnell corruption ruling by the Supreme Court could mean for buying politicians across the country.
~ Why this military bromance credits Coach K for bringing them together.
~ This "scorpion goal" looks as incredible as it sounds.
~ And as a Friday pick-me-up, check out Justin Timberlake's first single in a while, which is bound to get you moving.
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