--He's nowhere near clinching the nomination, but Ted Cruz announces former rival Carly Fiorina is his running mate. Donald Trump scoffs: "Cruz can't win. What's he doing picking a vice president? Fiorina tells ABC's David Wright in a one-on-one interview that her past criticism of Cruz as a politician who “says whatever he needs to say to get elected” was made “in the heat of a political campaign.”
--In the day ahead Trump campaigns in Indiana and California; Cruz in Indiana; Kasich and Sanders in Oregon. No scheduled events for Hillary Clinton
WA BIRD STRIKE
A head on collision....mid air, between a bird and an American Airlines jet. Flight 2310 from Seattle-Tacoma to Dallas/Fort Worth returned to SeaTac after a bird strike...to the nose of the aircraft. The bird left a dent but the jet with 156 aboard landed safely.
On the hot seat at a Capitol Hill hearing...top members of the management team at Valeant Pharmaceuticals - about the dramatic price increases on some of its critical medications. The committee took aim at the beleaguered drug-maker's business practices and tried to find out what will be done differently in the future.
--Democrats on Capitol Hill are warning of a major Zika outbreak in the US ... if Congress doesn't allocate 1-point-9 billion dollars to Zika prevention and research ... called for by the White House. But Speaker of the House Paul Ryan says Republicans are being cautious ... with the money.
--South Korean athletes will be wearing Zika-proof Olympic uniforms at the games in Rio this summer.
There's a mumps outbreak at Harvard University. The Cambridge college has 40 confirmed cases since the end of February ... when the first case was reported. Many of those infected were vaccinated. Now the outbreak is threatening commencement activities.
Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has been sentenced to 15 months behind bars for making illegal bank withdrawals to cover up allegations of sexual abuse.
OK POLICE KILLING
The verdict is guilty...for 74-year-old former Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy Robert Bates, who said he mistook his handgun for his Taser when he shot and killed an unarmed suspect last year. He was convicted of manslaughter.
OH FAMILY KILLED
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine visited the crime scenes...where 8 family members were shot and killed...He called it "absolutely shocking." He added that there is no evidence anyone outside that family has reason to be concerned. The surviving children are doing well, but he's not sharing where they are or who is caring for them. DeWine said this was an “old fashioned cold blooded calculated massacre of 8 human beings.”
ABC News has learned prescription drugs were found in Prince's possession and at his home the day he died. It's still too early to know if the drugs had anything to do with his death.
WHITEY BULGER GF
Already serving 8 years for harboring mobster Whitey Bulger, his girlfriend Catherine Grieg faces more prison time Thursday - for refusing to snitch on accomplices.