MORE THAN 100 PEOPLE FEARED DEAD IN MILITARY PLANE CRASH IN INDONESIA *

HERCULES C-130 CRASHED INTO A RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBORHOOD IN THE COUNTRY'S THIRD-LARGEST CITY OF MEDAN TWO MINUTES AFTER TAKEOFF FROM SOEWONDO AIR FORCE BASE *

113 PEOPLE WERE ON BOARD, MOST OF THEM FAMILY MEMBERS OF MILITARY PERSONNEL *

GOV OF PUERTO RICO CALLING FOR THE U.S. TERRITORY TO BE ALLOWED TO RESTRUCTURE ITS $72 BIL DEBT *

ALEJANDRO GARCIA PADILLA IS ASKING THAT CREDITORS POSTPONE BOND PAYMENTS AND URGING DC TO RECONSIDER LAW THAT PREVENTS THE COMMONWEALTH FROM DECLARING BANKRUPTCY *

LAWMAKERS ARE DEBATING GOVT BUDGET THAT CALLS FOR DEEP CUTS AND SETS ASIDE $1.5 BIL TO HELP PAY DOWN THE DEBT *

NJ GOV CHRIS CHRISTIE ANNOUNCES BID FOR 2016 GOP PRESIDENTIAL NOMINATION *

CHRISTIE MAKING ANNOUNCEMENT AT HIS ALMA MATER, LIVINGSTON HIGH SCHOOL IN NJ, WHERE HE SPENT 3 YEARS AS CLASS PRES *

52-YR-OLD CHRISTIE HAS BEEN GOV OF NJ SINCE 2010 FOLLOWING A SEVEN-YR STINT AS THE STATE'S CHIEF FED PROSECUTOR *

HE'S THE 14TH CANDIDATE TO JOIN THE 2016 REPUBLICAN POOL *

PRISON SUPERINTENDENT AND DEPUTY IN CHARGE OF SECURITY PUT ON ADMINISTRATIVE LEAVE AT UPSTATE NY FACILITY WHERE TWO KILLERS ESCAPED THREE WEEKS AGO *

10 OTHER PRISON STAFFERS ALSO PLACED ON LEAVE IN WHAT STATE AUTHORITIES CALL ONGOING REVIEW OF JUNE 6 ESCAPE BY CONVICTED MURDERERS RICHARD MATT AND DAVID SWEAT *

MATT WAS SHOT AND KILLED FRI, SWEAT SHOT AND CAPTURED SAT *

GREECE MISSES $1.78 BIL DEBT REPAYMENT TO INTL MONETARY FUND, BECOMING 1ST DEVELOPED COUNTRY TO DEFAULT ON AN IMF LOAN *

EUROZONE FINANCE CHIEFS REFUSED TO GRANT GREECE A LAST-MINUTE BAILOUT EXTENSION, LEADING IT TO MISS REPAYMENT TO IMF *

IMF SAYS ITS EXEC BOARD WILL CONSIDER A GREEK REQUEST TO EXTEND THE LOAN *

LAST COUNTRY TO MISS AN IMF LOAN REPAYMENT WAS ZIMBABWE IN 2001 *

AP REPORTS U.S. AND CUBA PLAN TO ANNOUNCE REOPENING OF EMBASSIES IN DC AND HAVANA *

PRES OBAMA AND SECY OF STATE JOHN KERRY ARE EXPECTED TO SPEAK WED MORNING ABOUT THE EMBASSY OPENINGS *

MOVE IS LATEST STEP IN RE-ESTABLISHING OF CUBA-U.S. TIES ANNOUNCED BY OBAMA AND RAUL CASTRO IN DEC *

FED JUDGE SAYS BAN BY HAWAII'S MAUI COUNTY ON GROWING GENETICALLY ENGINEERED CROPS EXCEEDS THE COUNTY'S AUTHORITY AND IS INVALID *

MAUI COUNTY SPOX SAYS THE COUNTY WILL ABIDE BY THE JUDGE'S RULING *

MAUI VOTERS APPROVED THE BAN IN A BALLOT INITIATIVE LAST NOV *

SECRET SERVICE SAYS IT'S INSTALLING SHARP METAL SPIKES ON THE WHITE HOUSE FENCE AFTER INTRUDERS SCALED IT TWICE IN LESS THAN A YEAR *

SECRET SERVICE AND NATL PARK SERVICE SAY SPIKES ARE A TEMPORARY SECURITY MEASURE UNTIL A LONG-TERM SOLUTION IS FOUND *

INSTALLATION BEGINS WED AND IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE FOR ABOUT 6 WEEKS *

PRES OBAMA THREATENING TO "WALK AWAY" FROM NUCLEAR TALKS "IF IT'S A BAD DEAL" *

NEGOTIATIONS BETWEEN IRAN AND SIX WORLD POWERS WERE EXTENDED ANOTHER WEEK PAST THEIR ORIGINAL TUES DEADLINE AMID SHARP DISAGREEMENTS *

IN A PRESS CONFERENCE, OBAMA POINTED SPECIFICALLY TO A PERSISTENT DISAGREEMENT OVER INSPECTIONS OF NUCLEAR SITES, SAYING "WE'RE NOT GOING TO GET A DEAL" WITHOUT ASSURANCE IRAN WILL HAVE NO PATH TO A NUCLEAR WEAPON *

U.S. TREASURY DEPT STATEMENT SAYS THE U.S. WILL KEEP URGING ALL PARTIES TO PRESS FORWARD WITH NEGOTIATIONS THAT PUT GREECE ON A PATH TO GROWTH WITHIN THE EUROZONE *