COAST GUARD CONTINUES SEARCH FOR TWO 14-YR-OLD BOYS FROM SOUTH FL, WHO DISAPPEARED WHILE FISHING IN THE ATLANTIC *

PERRY COHEN AND AUSTIN STEPHANOS WERE LAST SEEN FRI IN JUPITER, FL, AREA BUYING GASOLINE *

ON SUN, THEIR 19-FOOT BOAT WAS FOUND CAPSIZED ABOUT 67 MILES OFF PONCE DE LEON INLET IN VOLUSIA COUNTY *

PRES OBAMA DISCUSSES HUMAN RIGHTS AND REGIONAL SECURITY ISSUES IN JOINT NEWS CONFERENCE WITH ETHIOPIAN PM HAILEMARIAM DESALEGN IN CAPITAL ADDIS ABABA *

THE PRES CHIDES "STUBBORN" PARTIES HOLDING UP CREATING A LASTING PEACE IN SOUTH SUDAN, WHICH HAS BEEN RACKED BY CIVIL WAR SINCE DEC 2013 *

HE ALSO URGES ETHIOPIA'S LEADERS TO CURB CRACKDOWNS ON PRESS FREEDOM AND POLITICAL OPENNESS *

PRES: "WHEN ALL VOICES ARE BEING HEARD...THAT MAKES A COUNTRY MORE SUCCESSFUL" *

FIRST-EVER TRIP BY SITTING U.S. PRES TO ETHIOPIA HAS COME UNDER CRITICISM FROM HUMAN RIGHTS GROUPS, WHO SAY IT LEGITIMIZES A REPRESSIVE GOVT *

WALLER COUNTY, TX, DA SAYS GRAND JURY INVESTIGATION INTO SANDRA BLAND'S DEATH AT TX JAIL LIKELY TO START NEXT MONTH *

BLAND'S BODY WAS FOUND HANGING IN A JAIL CELL DAYS AFTER HER ARREST EARLIER THIS MONTH FOLLOWING A MINOR TRAFFIC OFFENSE *

HARRIS COUNTY MEDICAL EXAMINER'S OFFICE RULED HER DEATH A SUICIDE, A FINDING THAT ACTIVISTS AND BLAND'S RELATIVES DISPUTE *

BOSTON OUT OF THE RUNNING TO HOST 2024 OLYMPICS *

U.S. OLYMPIC CMTE AND CITY "REACHED A MUTUAL AGREEMENT" TO WITHDRAW BID, ACCORDING TO USOC CEO SCOTT BLACKMUN *

BID'S WITHDRAWAL COMES AMID LOW PUBLIC SUPPORT IN BOSTON AND REFUSAL OF MAYOR MARTY WALSH TO COMMIT PUBLIC MONEY TO COVER POTENTIAL COST OVERRUNS *

USOC MAY NOW CONSIDER LOS ANGELES TO HOST 2024 SUMMER GAMES, WHICH WOULD BE FIRST IN U.S. SINCE ATLANTA 1996 *

U.S. LAST HOSTED WINTER OLYMPICS IN SALT LAKE CITY IN 2002 *

INITIAL AUTOPSY OF BOBBI KRISTINA BROWN FINDS NO OBVIOUS CAUSE OF DEATH OR SIGNIFICANT INJURIES *

BROWN, THE ONLY CHILD OF LATE SINGER WHITNEY HOUSTON AND BOBBY BROWN, DIED SUNDAY IN HOSPICE CARE AT AGE 22, SOME SIX MONTHS AFTER BEING FOUND UNRESPONSIVE IN A BATHTUB INSIDE HER ATLANTA HOME *

MEDICAL EXAMINER'S OFFICE SAYS IT'S ORDERING LAB TESTS AND HAS ISSUED SUBPOENAS FOR DOCUMENTS TO HELP DETERMINE A CAUSE AND MANNER OF DEATH *

NY GOV ANDREW CUOMO (D) ANNOUNCES PLAN TO REDESIGN AND REBUILD LAGUARDIA AIRPORT, DUBBED A "THIRD WORLD COUNTRY" LAST YEAR BY VP JOE BIDEN, WHO WAS AT MON'S ANNOUNCEMENT *

CUOMO SAYS FIRST PART OF PLAN WILL BEGIN NEXT YEAR AND WILL COST $4 BIL, AND THAT DELTA AIR LINES IS A PARTNER *

CUOMO SAYS IT WILL BE FIRST NEW AIRPORT BUILT AFTER 9/11 ATTACKS *

U.S. AND TURKEY TENTATIVELY AGREE ON PLAN TO TARGET ISIS FIGHTERS FROM TERRITORY ALONG SYRIAN-TURKISH BORDER *

PLAN CALLS FOR REMOVING ISIS FROM 68-MILE STRETCH OF TERRITORY BY INCREASING AIRSTRIKES IN REGION AND STRENGTHENING MODERATE REBEL FIGHTERS *

TERRITORY COULD SERVE AS A POTENTIAL SAFE HAVEN FOR TENS OF THOUSANDS OF DISPLACED SYRIANS *

STRATEGY DISCUSSIONS COMING WEEK AFTER TURKEY BEGAN LAUNCHING AIRSTRIKES AGAINST ISIS AND ALLOWING U.S. TO LAUNCH STRIKES FROM INCIRLIK AIR BASE *

MASSIVE TRUCK BOMB IN SOMALI CAPITAL OF MOGADISHU KILLS AT LEAST 15 PEOPLE MON, INCLUDING A KENYAN DIPLOMAT *

BOMB EXPLODED OUTSIDE THE SECURITY WALLS OF MOGADISHU'S HOTEL JAZEERA, DAMAGING DOZENS OF NEARBY HOMES *

SOMALI AUTHORITIES SUSPECT THE ATTACK WAS CARRIED OUT BY ISLAMIC TERROR ORG AL-SHABAAB *

PRES OBAMA, WHO'S VISITING NEIGHBORING ETHIOPIA, SAID BOMBING IS A REMINDER "WE HAVE MORE WORK TO DO" IN STEMMING TERRORISM IN REGION *

SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE IN CA DISMISSES LAWSUIT AGAINST THE STATE ON BEHALF OF THREE TERMINALLY ILL CALIFORNIANS SEEKING DOCTOR-PRESCRIBED FATAL MEDICATION *

JUDGE SAYS ANY CHANGE TO LAW BARRING ASSISTED SUICIDE MUST COME FROM STATE LEGISLATURE, RATHER THAN THE COURTS *

SO-CALLED "RIGHT-TO-DIE" BILL STALLED IN STATE LEGISLATURE EARLIER THIS MONTH *

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA ORG ENDS BLANKET BAN ON GAY ADULT LEADERS *

NEW POLICY, APPROVED BY THE NATL BOARD MON, PROVIDES FAITH-BASED EXEMPTION FOR CHURCH-SPONSORED SCOUT UNITS *

MOVE COMES AFTER THE BSA'S PRES, FMR DEFENSE SECY ROBERT GATES, SAID THE LONG-STANDING BAN ON PARTICIPATION BY OPENLY GAY ADULTS WAS NO LONGER SUSTAINABLE *