Mourners gather for funeral of slain Kansas police captain

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Hundreds of mourners gathered for the funeral for a Kansas City, Kansas, police captain shot to death on duty….

California wildfires burn near Los Angeles and Big Sur

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wildfires burned out of control Saturday in mountains north of Los Angeles and near Big Sur on California's scenic...

Boy Scouts faring well a year after easing ban on gay adults

NEW YORK (AP) — There were dire warnings for the Boy Scouts of America a year ago when the group's leaders, under intense pressure, voted to...

The Latest: Los Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuations

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):…

Los Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuations

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — California bore down Saturday against the continuing heat and wildfires that have forced the evacuations of hundreds of...

How sympathetic whites are helping to fuel racial change

MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — An attorney in Oregon is supporting political candidates who promise to address racial profiling in policing. In suburban Ohio,...