HAMAS OFFICIALS SAY AN ISRAELI AIRSTRIKE HAS HIT THE NORTHERN GAZA STRIP *

A MEDICAL OFFICIAL SAYS THE AIRSTRIKE TARGETED TWO MEN RIDING A MOTORCYCLE BUT MISSED ITS TARGET AND WOUNDED THREE BYSTANDERS *

EARLIER THIS WEEK, GAZA MILITANTS ATTEMPTED TWO ATTACKS ON ISRAELI SOLDIERS FOLLOWED BY A ROCKET BARRAGE ON SOUTHERN ISRAEL *

THE ISRAELI MILITARY HAD NO IMMEDIATE COMMENT *

SPACE STATION ASTRONAUTS TAKING A SPACEWALK TO REPLACE A DEAD COMPUTER AND GET THEIR ORBITING HOME BACK UP TO FULL STRENGTH *

THE TWO AMERICANS ON BOARD STEPPED OUT WED FOR THE URGENT REPAIR JOB *

THE COMPUTER IS A CRITICAL BACKUP OUTSIDE THE INTL SPACE STATION THAT FAILED NEARLY TWO WEEKS AGO *

SCOTUS TOSSES OUT A $3.4 MIL JUDGMENT AGAINST A MAN CONVICTED OF POSSESSING TWO PORNOGRAPHIC IMAGES OF A CHILD THAT WERE MADE AVAILABLE ONLINE *

THE JUSTICES RULED 5-4 THAT RESTITUTION SHOULD BE PAID ONLY WHEN THERE'S A STRONG TIE BETWEEN THE VICTIM'S LOSSES AND THE CONVICTS' ACTIONS *

JUSTICE ANTHONY KENNEDY SAYS FED JUDGES SHOULD EXERCISE DISCRETION IN AWARDING RESTITUTION *

SYRIAN LAWMAKER BECOMES THE FIRST CANDIDATE TO REGISTER FOR THE COUNTRY'S JUNE 3 PRES ELECTION *

PRES BASHAR ASSAD HAS SUGGESTED HE'LL SEEK ANOTHER SEVEN-YR TERM, BUT HASN'T OFFICIALLY DECLARED HIS CANDIDACY *

MEANWHILE, SYRIA'S OPPOSITION AND THE WEST ARE BLASTING THE DECISION TO HOLD A VOTE AMID THE COUNTRY'S THREE-YR-OLD CIVIL WAR *

RIVAL PALESTINIAN FACTIONS HAMAS AND FATAH AGREE TO FORM A UNITY GOVT AND HOLD NEW ELECTIONS, A STEP TOWARDS MENDING THEIR 7-YR RIFT *

MOVE POTENTIALLY COMPLICATES U.S. EFFORTS TO BROKER A PEACE DEAL BETWEEN ISRAEL AND PALESTINIANS *

ISRAEL AND THE WEST CONSIDER HAMAS A TERRORIST GROUP, WITH HAMAS HAVING KILLED HUNDREDS OF ISRAELIS IN ATTACKS OVER THE PAST TWO DECADES *

AUTHORITIES ARREST A "GROUP OF TERRORISTS" MASQUERADING AS HERDERS IN NIGERIA'S CENTRAL-EAST TARABA STATE *

REPORT UNDERMINES GOVT CLAIMS THAT ISLAMIC INSURGENTS HAVE BEEN CONTAINED IN THE COUNTRY'S NORTHEAST *

THE NIGERIAN MILITARY HAD BEEN SEARCHING FOR HERDSMEN ACCUSED IN RECENT ATTACKS THAT KILLED DOZENS *

RUSSIAN FOREIGN MIN SERGEY LAVROV ACCUSES THE U.S. OF BEING BEHIND POLITICAL UPHEAVAL IN UKRAINE AND SAYS MOSCOW WILL RESPOND IF ITS INTERESTS COME UNDER ATTACK *

LAVROV'S COMMENTS COME A DAY AFTER VP JOE BIDEN VISITED THE UKRAINIAN CAPITAL AND PROMISED SUPPORT TO THE PRO-WESTERN GOVT *

MEANWHILE, PRO-RUSSIAN SEPARATISTS HAVE SEIZED ABOUT A DOZEN PUBLIC BUILDINGS AND ARE DENYING KIEV'S AUTHORITY *

A STATE DEPT SPOX CALLS LAVROV'S ALLEGATIONS "LUDICROUS" *

CHICAGO'S ICONIC WRIGLEY FIELD TURNS 100 TODAY *

THE CURRENT HOME OF THE CHICAGO CUBS, WRIGLEY FIELD ALSO HOSTED THE NFL'S BEARS UNTIL THE FRANCHISE MOVED TO SOLDIER FIELD IN 1971 *

WRIGLEY OPENED ON APRIL 23, 1914, THEN KNOWN AS WEEGHMAN PARK, WITH THE CUBS PLAYING THEIR FIRST HOME GAME AT THE FIELD TWO YEARS LATER *

WRIGLEY IS MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL'S SECOND OLDEST BALLPARK AFTER BOSTON'S FENWAY PARK *

ATTYS FOR ACCUSED COLORADO THEATER GUNMAN JAMES HOLMES ASK THE CO SUPREME COURT TO OVERTURN A JUDGE'S ORDER REQUIRING A SECOND SANITY EVAL *

HOLMES HAS PLEADED NOT GUILTY BY REASON OF INSANITY TO CHARGES OF KILLING 12 PEOPLE AND INJURING 70 IN THE JULY 2012 ATTACK *

HOLMES UNDERWENT A MANDATORY SANITY EVAL LAST YEAR, BUT A JUDGE RULED THE FIRST EXAM WAS INADEQUATE AND ORDERED A SECOND *

PROSECUTORS ARE SEEKING THE DEATH PENALTY *

GA GOV NATHAN DEAL SIGNS LEGISLATION EXPANDING WHERE LICENSED GUN CARRIERS CAN TAKE WEAPONS IN THE STATE *

MEASURE ALLOWS LICENSED GUN CARRIERS TO BRING FIREARMS INTO BARS WITHOUT RESTRICTION AND IN SOME CHURCHES, SCHOOLS AND GOVT BUILDINGS UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES *

DEAL SAYS THE NEW LAW, WHICH GOES INTO EFFECT ON JULY 1, "HERALDS SELF-DEFENSE, PERSONAL LIBERTIES AND PUBLIC SAFETY" *

MS GOV PHIL BRYANT (R) SIGNS LEGISLATION THAT BANS ABORTION STARTING AT THE MIDPOINT OF A FULL-TERM PREGNANCY *

THE MEASURE, WHICH BECOMES LAW ON JULY 1, WILL BAN ABORTION STARTING AT 20 WEEKS GESTATIONAL AGE *

ABORTION WOULD STILL BE ALLOWED AT OR AFTER 20 WEEKS IF A WOMAN FACES DEATH OR PERMANENT INJURY BECAUSE OF THE PREGNANCY AND WILL ALSO BE ALLOWED IN CASES OF SEVERE FETAL ABNORMALITY *

LAW DOES NOT PROVIDE EXCEPTIONS FOR PREGNANCIES CAUSED BY RAPE OR INCEST *

SEN JOHN BOOZMAN (R-AR) REMAINS HOSPITALIZED AFTER UNDERGOING EMERGENCY HEART SURGERY TUES FOR A TEAR IN HIS AORTA *

IT'S UNCLEAR HOW LONG 63-YR-OLD BOOZMAN WILL REMAIN HOSPITALIZED *

A FORMER FIVE-TERM HOUSE LAWMAKER, BOOZMAN HAS SERVED AS THE STATE'S JR SENATOR SINCE DEFEATING DEM BLANCHE LINCOLN IN 2010 *

CA WOMAN WHO WAS HELD AT A PHOENIX AIRPORT IN 2010 AFTER REFUSING TO HAVE HER BREAST MILK X-RAYED REACHES A TENTATIVE SETTLEMENT WITH THE TSA *

TSA OFFICIALS HAVE TENTATIVELY OFFERED HER $75,000, ALONG WITH PROMISES TO RETRAIN AGENTS AND CLARIFY ITS GUIDELINES ON SCREENING BREAST MILK *

CURRENT TSA REGS CLASSIFY BREAST MILK AS LIQUID MEDICATION, MEANING PARENTS ARE PERMITTED TO BRING AN AMOUNT LARGER THAN THE 3 OUNCES NORMALLY ALLOTTED FOR LIQUIDS *

TSA OFFICERS IN MOST U.S. AIRPORTS NOW SCREEN MEDICALLY NECESSARY LIQUIDS WITH A SCANNER SYSTEM THAT USES LASERS, INFRARED OR ELECTROMAGNETIC RESONANCE, RATHER THAN X-RAYS, TO CHECK FOR EXPLOSIVES *

OFFICIAL DEATH TOLL FROM LAST WEEK'S S KOREA FERRY SINKING RISES TO 159 *

DIVERS CONTINUE TO SEARCH THROUGH THE SUBMERGED WRECK FOR MORE BODIES, AS MORE THAN 140 PEOPLE ARE STILL MISSING *

11 CREW MEMBERS, INCLUDING THE CAPTAIN, HAVE EITHER BEEN ARRESTED OR DETAINED AS PART OF INVESTIGATION INTO THE SHIP'S SINKING *

PRESIDENT OBAMA SAYS NEW ECONOMIC SANCTIONS AGAINST RUSSIA ARE "TEED UP" *

THE PRESIDENT, SPEAKING IN JAPAN, ACCUSED THE RUSSIANS OF FAILING TO LIVE UP TO LAST WEEK'S AGREEMENT TO EASE TENSIONS IN UKRAINE *

MR. OBAMA CAUTIONED THE U.S WILL NEED SUPPORT OF ITS ALLIES TO ENSURE ADDITIONAL ECONOMIC PRESSURE IS APPLIED *

THE PRES PUT NO TIMELINE ON NEW SANCTIONS, BUT DID SAY IT WOULD BE DAYS RATHER WEEKS WHEN APPLIED *