AT LEAST SEVEN CIVILIANS KILLED, DOZENS OF OTHERS WOUNDED AFTER AIRSTRIKE ON SCUD MISSILE BASE IN YEMENI CAPITAL CAUSED EXPLOSION THAT BLEW OUT WINDOWS IN HOMES *

BLAST HIT BASE ON MOUNTAIN NEXT TO SANAA DISTRICT THAT'S HOME TO PRESIDENTIAL PALACE AND MANY EMBASSIES *

EXPLOSION ALSO DAMAGED HEADQUARTERS OF TV STATION OWNED BY FMR PRES ALI ABDULLAH SALEH, KNOCKING IT OFF AIR *

A SAUDI-LED COALITION HAS BEEN BOMBING PARTS OF YEMEN FOR MORE THAN THREE WEEKS IN HOPES OF DRIVING OUT SHIITE HOUTHI REBELS *

LAWYER FOR WASHINGTON POST REPORTER JAILED IN IRAN FOR NINE MONTHS SAYS HIS CLIENT IS FINALLY BEING CHARGED *

FOUR CHARGES AGAINST TEHRAN BUREAU CHIEF JASON REZAIAN INCLUDE ESPIONAGE, "PROPAGANDA AGAINST THE ESTABLISHMENT" AND "COLLABORATING WITH HOSTILE GOVERNMENTS" *

AUTHORITIES RAIDED REZAIAN'S HOME LAST JULY *

REZAIAN WAS BORN IN THE U.S. AND HOLDS BOTH AMERICAN AND IRANIAN PASSPORTS, BUT IRAN DOESN'T RECOGNIZE DUAL CITIZENSHIP *

STATE DEPT HAS CALLED FOR HIS IMMEDIATE RELEASE *

LELISA DESISA OF ETHIOPIA WINS HIS SECOND BOSTON MARATHON WITH AN UNOFFICIAL TIME OF 2 HOURS, 9 MINUTES, 17 SECONDS *

DESISA GAVE HIS WINNER'S MEDAL TO THE CITY AFTER WINNING THE 2013 RACE, DURING WHICH A PAIR OF BOMBS EXPLODED NEAR THE FINISHING LINE *

CAROLINE ROTICH OF KENYA WON THE WOMEN'S RACE, FINISHING AT AN UNOFFICIAL 2:24:55 *

NAVY OFFICIALS: AIRCRAFT CARRIER USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT JOINING OTHER AMERICAN SHIPS OFF COAST OF YEMEN TO INTERCEPT POTENTIAL IRANIAN ARMS SHIPMENTS TO HOUTHI REBELS *

INCREASED NAVY PRESENCE IN GULF OF ADEN AND SOUTHERN ARABIAN SEA COMING AMID REPORTS A CONVOY OF IRANIAN SHIPS MAY BE HEADED TOWARD YEMEN *

NINE U.S. SHIPS NOW IN REGION, INCLUDING CRUISERS AND DESTROYERS CARRYING TEAMS THAT CAN BOARD AND SEARCH OTHER VESSELS *

YEMEN CONFLICT INCREASINGLY TAKING ON APPEARANCE OF PROXY WAR BETWEEN SHIITE IRAN AND SUNNI GULF STATES, AS IRAN IS REPORTEDLY BACKING HOUTHI REBELS, WHILE SAUDI-LED COALITION BACKS FORCES LOYAL TO YEMEN'S OUSTED PRES *

UTAH WOMAN WHO PLEADED GUILTY TO KILLING SIX OF HER NEWBORN BABIES AND HIDING THEIR BODIES IN HER GARAGE SENTENCED TO UP TO LIFE IN PRISON MON *

JUDGE SENTENCED 40-YR-OLD MEGAN HUNTSMAN TO AT LEAST 30 YEARS, WITH A PAROLE BOARD TO DECIDE HER RELEASE DATE LATER *

AUTHORITIES SAY HUNTSMAN GAVE BIRTH TO THE SIX BABIES OVER TEN YEARS, AND STRANGLED OR SUFFOCATED EACH CHILD IMMEDIATELY AFTER BIRTH *

HUNTSMAN, A MOTHER OF THREE, TOLD POLICE SHE WAS TOO ADDICTED TO METH TO CARE FOR MORE CHILDREN *

BIRD FLU DISCOVERED AT FARM HOLDING NEARLY 10% OF IOWA'S EGG-LAYING CHICKENS, ACCORDING TO U.S. DEPT OF AGRICULTURE *

CONFIRMATION OF THE HIGHLY INFECTIOUS H5N2 VIRUS MEANS UP TO 5.3 MIL HENS MUST BE KILLED AT THE FARM IN NORTHWEST IOWA *

BIRD FLU OUTBREAKS ACROSS MIDWESTERN STATES HAVE COST POULTRY PRODUCERS NEARLY 7.8 MIL BIRDS SINCE LAST MARCH *

NO IMMEDIATE WORD ON HOW OUTBREAK WILL AFFECT POULTRY OR EGG PRICES *

U.S. SET TO SUPPLY UKRAINE WITH NEARLY $18 MIL IN HUMANITARIAN AID *

WHITE HOUSE SAYS VP BIDEN INFORMED UKRAINIAN PRES PETRO POROSHENKO ABOUT THE NEW ASSISTANCE IN A TELEPHONE CALL MON *

AID WILL GO TO REGIONS IN EASTERN UKRAINE AFFECTED BY FIGHTING BETWEEN GOVT FORCES AND PRO-RUSSIA REBELS *

WORD OF ASSISTANCE COMES AS U.S. AND UKRAINIAN FORCES BEGIN JOINT TRAINING EXERCISES INTENDED TO HELP COUNTRY'S DEFENSES AGAINST RUSSIAN-BACKED SEPARATISTS *

ITALIAN AUTHORITIES ARREST CAPTAIN AND CREW MEMBER OF MIGRANT BOAT THAT CAPSIZED IN MEDITERRANEAN SEA OVER THE WKND WITH HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE ABOARD *

PROSECUTORS SAY THE SHIP'S TUNISIAN CAPTAIN HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH RECKLESS MULTIPLE HOMICIDE, WHILE BOTH MEN HAVE BEEN CHARGED WITH FAVORING ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION *

RESCUE CREWS STILL SEARCHING FOR SURVIVORS IN MEDITERRANEAN SEA *

CAPSIZED VESSEL MAY HAVE BEEN CARRYING AS MANY AS 900 PEOPLE *