Conservative manifesto and other headlines

Conservatives draft 121-page manifesto to help GOP attract middle-class voters. (NY Times)

The U.S. is sending troops to Chad to help hunt for the missing Nigerian girls. (AP)

Air Force security failed a drill simulating the hostile takeover of nuclear launch. (AP)

Kissing Congressman not such a pariah that he can’t play for the Republicans in this year’s Congressional baseball game. (Roll Call viaTPM)

Military coup in Thailand. (NBC News)

Separatists attack Ukrainian checkpoint; 11 reportedly killed. (Washington Post)

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Conservative manifesto and other headlines