1. Clarion Ledger - A military refueling aircraft crashed Monday afternoon in a soybean field in Leflore County, killing at least 16 and leaving a debris field five miles in radius, officials said.
2. LA Times - With a heat wave continuing to bake California and the rest of the West, wildfires forced nearly 8,000 people to dash for safety Sunday as flames destroyed homes and threatened thousands of structures across the state.
3. NY Post - The NYPD officer who was assassinated in The Bronx last week will be laid to rest Tuesday morning in a funeral service that’s expected to be attended by thousands.