POWERFUL AFTERSHOCKS RATTLE KATHMANDU REGION OF NEPAL SUN FOLLOWING SAT'S DEVASTATING EARTHQUAKE *

DEATH TOLL FROM SAT'S MAG-7.8 QUAKE NOW MORE THAN 3,600 AND EXPECTED TO CLIMB *

MOST AREAS REMAIN WITHOUT POWER AND WATER *

SAT'S QUAKE WAS WORST TO HIT NEPAL IN OVER 80 YEARS AND WAS STRONG ENOUGH TO BE FELT ACROSS PARTS OF INDIA, BANGLADESH, CHINA'S REGION OF TIBET AND PAKISTAN *

U.S. MILITARY PLANE ENROUTE TO QUAKE-STRICKEN NEPAL *

PLANE CARRYING 70 PERSONNEL, INCLUDING VA-BASED SEARCH-AND-RESCUE TEAM AND 45 TONS OF CARGO *

FLIGHT EXPECTED TO ARRIVE IN KATHMANDU ON MON *

SECY OF STATE JOHN KERRY TO MEET MON WITH HIS IRANIAN COUNTERPART *

KERRY AND IRANIAN FOREIGN MIN MOHAMMAD JAVAD ZARIF WILL MEET AT U.N. ON SIDELINES OF CONFERENCE ON NUCLEAR NON-PROLIFERATION TREATY *

IT'S FIRST MEETING BETWEEN THE TWO SINCE AGREEMENT EARLIER THIS MONTH ON FRAMEWORK DEAL ON IRAN'S NUCLEAR PROGRAM *

MEETING COMES AS NUCLEAR NEGOTIATORS TRY TO COMPLETE COMPREHENSIVE AGREEMENT BY END OF JUNE *

ISRAELI MILITARY CARRIES OUT AIRSTRIKE SUN ON ITS BORDER WITH SYRIA AFTER SPOTTING TERRORISTS WITH A BOMB IN OCCUPIED GOLAN HEIGHTS *

ISRAELI MILITARY SAYS "GROUP OF ARMED TERRORISTS" INTENDED TO TARGET ISRAELI TROOPS *

IN SEPT, ISRAELI MILITARY SHOT DOWN SYRIAN FIGHTER JET IN AIRSPACE OVER GOLAN HEIGHTS *

ISRAEL, WHICH HAS ALSO RESPONDED TO OCCASIONAL MORTAR FIRE FROM SYRIA, SHOT DOWN DRONE THAT ENTERED SAME AIRSPACE FROM SYRIA LAST AUG *

POWERFUL STORM IN NORTHWEST PAKISTAN KILLS AT LEAST 37 PEOPLE *

STORM, WHICH INCLUDED TORRENTIAL RAIN, WIND AND HAIL, ALSO INJURED OVER 200 OTHERS *

PAKISTAN TYPICALLY SEES SUCH STORMS DURING ITS MONSOON SEASON IN JUNE AND JULY *

FOUR FORMER GITMO PRISONERS PROTEST FOR THIRD DAY SUN IN FRONT OF U.S. EMBASSY IN URUGUAY *

FORMER DETAINEES SAY U.S. SHOULD PROVIDE HOUSING AND FINANCIAL SUPPORT BECAUSE OF THEIR PROLONGED INCARCERATION *

TUNISIAN MAN AND THREE SYRIAN MEN SAY THEY'LL STAY IN FRONT OF EMBASSY IN MONTEVIDEO UNTIL THEY MEET WITH U.S. AMBASSADOR *

URUGUAY'S GOVT TOOK IN THE MEN IN DEC AS HUMANITARIAN GESTURE AFTER U.S. FREED THEM FROM GITMO AFTER 12 YEARS AT U.S. MILITARY PRISON *

INDONESIA NOTIFIES NINE FOREIGNERS AND LOCAL MAN CONVICTED OF DRUG TRAFFICKING THAT THEIR EXECUTIONS WILL BE CARRIED OUT WITHIN DAYS *

72-HOUR NOTICE INDICATES EXECUTIONS BY FIRING SQUAD WILL BE CARRIED OUT ON TUES OR WED AT THE EARLIEST *

PENDING EXECUTIONS HAVE CAUSED INTL OUTCRY, PARTICULARLY IN AUSTRALIA, FRANCE AND THE PHILIPPINES, WHICH ARE OPPOSED TO DEATH PENALTY *

INDONESIA HAS EXTREMELY STRICT DRUG LAWS AND OFTEN EXECUTES SMUGGLERS *

SUPREME COURT SET TO HEAR SAME-SEX MARRIAGE ARGUMENTS *

JUSTICES WILL HEAR ARGUMENTS TUES ON CASES FROM KY, MI, OHIO AND TN, ALL OF WHICH HAD SAME-SEX MARRIAGE BANS UPHELD IN NOV BY FED APPEALS COURT *

IN 2013, SUPREME COURT STRUCK DOWN PART OF FED LAW THAT DENIED RANGE OF GOVT BENEFITS TO LEGALLY MARRIED SAME-SEX COUPLES *

2013 RULING DID NOT ADDRESS VALIDITY OF STATE SAME-SEX MARRIAGE BANS *

TRIAL BEGINS MON FOR JAMES HOLMES IN 2012 COLORADO MOVIE THEATER MASSACRE *

27-YR-OLD HOLMES WILL BE TRIED ON MURDER CHARGES IN DEATHS OF 12 PEOPLE, ATTEMPTED MURDER CHARGES INVOLVING 70 OTHER VICTIMS AND CHARGE OF POSSESSION OF EXPLOSIVE OR INCENDIARY DEVICES *

HE'S PLEADED NOT GUILTY BY REASON OF INSANITY *

IF FOUND NOT GUILTY BY REASON OF INSANITY, HOLMES WILL BE SENTENCED INDEFINITELY TO STATE MENTAL HOSPITAL *

IF FOUND GUILTY, JURY WILL DECIDE ON SENTENCE OF DEATH OR LIFE IN PRISON WITHOUT POSSIBILITY OF PAROLE *

HUNDREDS OF SOLDIERS BEGIN CLEARING ASH NEAR CHILE'S CALBUCO VOLCANO AFTER TWO ERUPTIONS LAST WEEK *

CHILE'S NATL GEOLOGY AND MINING SERVICE SAYS RAINFALL IN THE COMING DAYS COULD CAUSE DANGEROUS MUDFLOWS *

MORE THAN 6,000 PEOPLE HAVE BEEN EVACUATED *

U.S. GAS PRICES INCREASING 13 CENTS A GALLON IN THE PAST TWO WEEKS *

INDUSTRY ANALYST SAYS HIGHER CRUDE OIL PRICES CAUSED THE JUMP *

BUT THE AVG NATL PRICE IS STILL $1.11 BELOW THE MARK A YR AGO *

EXPERTS SAY PUMP PRICES COULD INCREASE A FEW MORE PENNIES AS GAS PRICES CATCH UP TO OIL PRICES *