Trump/Kelly Interview, Weiner Doc & Schumer VF Cover

1. ELECTION 2016: PRIMARY DAY 

NORTHEAST VOTES: Voters head to the polls in five states — Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island. Frontrunners Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump hold solid leads. Here’s what to watch for: CBS NEWS

CRUZ/KASICH PACT: The states voting today are NOT part of the new Ted Cruz/John Kasich alliance. Trump calls that last-ditch effort to beat him “weak and pathetic”: ABC NEWS

2. ELECTION 2016: THE INTERVIEW 

Donald Trump has agreed to be interviewed by Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly on a special broadcast on May 17. It will their first interview since they clashed at the first GOP primary debate. LA TIMES
3. TAMIR RICE

The city of Cleveland will pay $6 million to settle the lawsuit filed by the family of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy killed by police gunfire in November 2014 when he was playing with a toy gun. CNN
4. DEFLATEGATE

Tom Brady’s 4-game Deflategate suspension was reinstated by a federal appeals court after a lower court had sided with the players’ union against the NFL. ESPN

Look for the Sad Tom Brady meme today.

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5. COSBY

A Pennsylvania Superior Court ruled that the criminal sex-assault case against Bill Cosby can proceed. Cosby is now facing trial over charges that he drugged and molested a woman in 2004. LA TIMES

 

6. BUSINESS

USA Today owner Gannett made an offer to buy rival publishing giant Tribune (owner of the LA Times and Chicago Tribune) for about $815 million. Some analysts think the deal will happen. Here’s why: POYNTER

 

7. TECH

Sources say the Apple Watch 2, expected later this year, will feature cellular connectivity. That would be a big step up from the first-gen device, which must be tethered to an iPhone to get data on the go. APPLE INSIDER

Like carrying around a cable box when you want to watch Game of Thrones on your iPad.

8. SPORTS 

It’s NFL draft week. Here’s ESPN’s Ultimate 2016 NFL Draft Preview: READ IT

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry will miss at least the next two weeks with a sprained right MCL. USA TODAY

9. ENTERTAINMENT  

Amy Schumer is Vanity Fair’s May cover girl. In her profile, she speaks about how her life has changed since the theater massacre at a showing of her movie Trainwreck: “I wish I never wrote that movie.” READ IT

But she’s still a big fan of the Orlando Blooms.

10. TV TIME

The official cast list for Showtime’s Twin Peaks revival is out. It includes David Duchovny, Laura Dern, Michael Cera, Amanda Seyfried and Naomi Watts… but not Lara Flynn Boyle. The show picks up 25 years after Laura Palmer’s murder. SEE LIST

11. OTHER SHTUFF   

Check out the trailer for the “bonkers” new documentary “Weiner”– about Anthony Weiner, who had to resign his Congressional seat and drop out of the NYC mayoral race after sexting scandals. WATCH

“My name is Carlos Danger. I killed my career. Prepare for deBlasio.”

RETWEET

@jenstatsky: Still haven’t forgiven my parents for not being rich.

And that’s what you ‘Need 2 Know’ on Tuesday, April 26, 2016…

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