GREECE URGES EU PARTNERS TO HELP IN POLICING ITS SEA BORDERS AMID INFLUX OF MIGRANTS FROM MIDEAST AND AFRICA *

GREEK OFFICIAL SAYS IT'S "A MATTER OF URGENCY" FOR FINANCIALLY STRUGGLING GREECE AND CALLS FOR MORE SHIPS, AIRCRAFT AND PERSONNEL *

GREECE IS EU'S SECOND-BIGGEST GATEWAY FOR MIGRANTS AFTER ITALY *

BASKETBALL GREAT KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR UNDERGOES SUCCESSFUL QUADRUPLE CORONARY BYPASS SURGERY AT RONALD REAGAN UCLA MEDICAL CENTER *

DOCTOR WHO PERFORMED SURGERY SAYS THE FORMER UCLA BRUIN AND L.A. LAKER IS EXPECTED TO MAKE A FULL RECOVERY *

ABDUL-JABAR, AN NBA HALL-OF-FAMER, HOLDS LEAGUE'S ALL-TIME SCORING RECORD *

LARGE GAS-LINE EXPLOSION NEAR FRESNO, CA, INJURES AT LEAST 11 PEOPLE, THREE OF THEM CRITICALLY *

WORK CREWS USING HEAVY EQUIPMENT STRUCK A GAS LINE, SPARKING THE EXPLOSION, ACCORDING TO FRESNO COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE *

EXPLOSION PROMPTING CA HIGHWAY PATROL TO CLOSE DOWN NORTHBOUND AND SOUTHBOUND LANES OF HIGHWAY 99 NORTH OF FRESNO *

IRAN'S FOREIGN MIN CALLING ON U.N. SECY-GEN BAN KI-MOON TO BROKER END TO SAUDI-LED AIRSTRIKES AGAINST HOUTHI REBELS IN YEMEN *

IN A LETTER TO THE U.N. CHIEF, FM JAVAD ZARIF URGING IMPLEMENTATION OF CEASE-FIRE AND TALKS ON ESTABLISHING INCLUSIVE NATL GOVT IN YEMEN *

SAUDI-LED COALITION HAS BEEN CARRYING OUT AIRSTRIKES AGAINST THE SHIITE HOUTHI REBELS SINCE LATE MARCH IN SUPPORT OF YEMEN'S OUSTED U.S.-BACKED PRES *

FED PROSECUTORS CHARGE MARYLAND MAN IN KILLING OF U.S. CENSUS BUREAU GUARD DURING CRIME SPREE IN AND AROUND DC LAST WK *

48-YR-OLD RONALD ANDERSON FACING CHARGES INCLUDING KIDNAPPING AND MURDER, AS WELL AS OTHER FED OFFENSES, STEMMING FROM APRIL 9 SPREE IN WHICH HE ALLEGEDLY ABDUCTED A WOMAN, FATALLY SHOT A CENSUS BUREAU GUARD AND LED POLICE ON A CHASE *

U.S. ATTY'S OFFICE SAYS ANDERSON COULD FACE THE DEATH PENALTY IF CONVICTED *

ISIS CLAIMS RESPONSIBILITY FOR A SUICIDE BOMBING ATTACK AT A BANK IN EASTERN AFGHANISTAN THAT KILLED AT LEAST 35 PEOPLE *

OFFICIALS SAY THE ATTACK IN JALALABAD ON SATURDAY ALSO WOUNDED 125 OTHERS *

ATTACKER RIDING A MOTORBIKE DETONATED HIS EXPLOSIVES WHILE PEOPLE WERE WAITING TO RECEIVE THEIR SALARIES FROM THE BANK, AUTHORITIES SAY *

IRAQI FORCES REGAINED CONTROL OVER THE COUNTRY'S BIGGEST OIL REFINERY SAT, SECURITY OFFICIALS SAY *

DEFENSE OF BAJI REFINERY REVERSED SOME GAINS BY ISIS, WHO ATTACKED THE REFINERY LAST WEEK *

ISIS FIGHTERS HAD BLASTED THROUGH THE SECURITY PERIMETER AROUND THE SPRAWLING COMPLEX IN NORTHERN IRAQ AND TOOK OVER SEVERAL INSTALLATIONS, INCLUDING STORAGE TANKS *

IRAQ'S MILITARY SAYS ITS FORCES HAVE NOW SECURED THE PERIMETER, BUT THAT CLASHES CONTINUE *

POLICE IN AUSTRALIA SAY THEY HAVE ARRESTED FIVE MEN ON SUSPICION OF PLOTTING TERRORIST ATTACKS ON POLICE OFFICERS *

SUSPECTS INCLUDE TWO 18-YR-OLDS AUTHORITIES SAY WERE PREPARING AN ATTACK IN THE COUNTRY INCLUDING TARGETING POLICE *

ANOTHER 18-YR-OLD HAS BEEN ARRESTED ON WEAPONS CHARGES AND TWO OTHER MEN, AGED 18 AND 19, ARE IN CUSTODY AND SPEAKING WITH POLICE *

ARRESTS TOOK PLACE IN MELBOURNE WHERE A JOINT COUNTERTERRORISM TEAM SERVED A TOTAL OF SEVEN WARRANTS SAT MORNING *