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Authorities in Arizona continued the search Thursday for a missing 10-year-old boy who hasn’t been seen in three days. More

Illinois

Chicago police say Uber driver a felon with handgun, drugs

Chicago police say an Uber driver they pulled over is a convicted felon and had an illegal gun and marijuana while driving a passenger.

CRIME

Internal reviews underway for officers in police death case

Three Baltimore police officers cleared of criminal charges in the death of Freddie Gray now face internal administrative reviews.

VIDEO

Calif. wildfire burns thousands of acres

Hundreds of homes ordered evacuated

Europe

US researcher: Young shooters tend to research role models

The U.S. psychologist who wrote a book about school shootings that investigators found in the Munich gunman's room says researching other mass killers can be a warning sign since young gunmen often ...

US

Power restored to National Mall, some museums still closed

Power has been restored to several museums and other buildings along the National Mall.

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Fires

Wildfire north of Los Angeles prompts hundreds of home evacuations

A brushfire chewing up tinder-dry ridges north of Los Angeles is a threat to 1,000 homes and could endanger 45,000 residences, fire officials said Saturday.

FILE - This July 14, 2016, file photo, shows discolored water caused by an algae bloom near the Lindon Marina in Utah Lake in Lindon, Utah. A huge toxic algal bloom in Utah has closed one of the largest freshwater lakes west of the Mississippi River, sickening more than 100 people and leaving farmers scrambling for clean water. The bacteria commonly known as blue-green algae has spread rapidly to cover almost all of 150-square-mile Utah Lake, turning the water a bright, anti-freeze green and leaving scummy foam along the shore. (Rick Egan/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP, File) FILE - This July 14, 2016, file photo, shows discolored water caused by an algae bloom near the Lindon Marina in Utah Lake in Lindon, Utah. A huge toxic algal bloom in Utah has closed one of the largest freshwater lakes west of the Mississippi River, sickening more than 100 people and leaving farmers scrambling for clean water. The bacteria commonly known as blue-green algae has spread rapidly to cover almost all of 150-square-mile Utah Lake, turning the water a bright, anti-freeze green and leaving scummy foam along the shore. (Rick Egan/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP, File)

Water

Toxic algae bloom closes Utah lake, sickens more than 100 people

A huge toxic algae bloom in Utah has closed one of the largest freshwater lakes west of the Mississippi River, sickening more than 100 people and leaving farmers scrambling for clean water for days ...

This undated photo provided by the Kansas City, Kan., Police Department show police Captain Robert Melton. A suspect in a drive-by shooting fatally shot Melton on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, as the officer was sitting in his patrol car, police said. (Kansas City, Kan. Police Department via AP) This undated photo provided by the Kansas City, Kan., Police Department show police Captain Robert Melton. A suspect in a drive-by shooting fatally shot Melton on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, as the officer was sitting in his patrol car, police said. (Kansas City, Kan. Police Department via AP)

Kansas

Mourners gather for funeral of slain Kansas police captain

Hundreds of mourners gathered for the funeral for a Kansas City, Kansas, police captain shot to death on duty.

CRIME

Prosecutor: No charges in North Carolina traffic stop death

A North Carolina prosecutor says no charges will be filed against two sheriff's deputies in the death of a man killed in front of his family.

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Sex Crimes

University of Florida linebacker stops sexual assault outside bar

Police say a University of Florida football player helped stop the rape of an unconscious woman behind a trash bin outside a Gainesville bar.

Arizona

12-year-old boy dies after hiking in extreme heat in Phoenix

A 12-year-old boy has died after he was out hiking in north Phoenix amid triple-digit temperatures.

VIDEO

Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten denied parole

California governor rejects parole board's recommendation to release

RELIGION

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

There were dire warnings for the Boy Scouts of America a year ago when the group's leaders, under intense pressure, voted to end a long-standing blanket ban on participation by openly gay adults.

DISASTERS

The Latest: Los Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuations

The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 8:50 a.m.

Montana

Border Patrol detains Canadian teens who crossed border playing 'Pokemon GO'

U.S. Border Patrol officials say two Canadian teenagers were briefly apprehended after they accidentally crossed the U.S. border into Montana while playing the game "Pokemon GO." Border ...

US

Elevator problems close Washington Monument

Officials say the Washington Monument is closed while workers repair its elevator.

Ohio

Ohio newspaper sues for autopsy results of slain family

A newspaper is suing a southern Ohio county over access to the preliminary autopsy results of eight relatives who were slain three months ago.

CRIME

Authorities announce arrest in disappearance of college student whose bike was found in Ohio cornfield

Authorities announced an arrest Friday in the disappearance of a college student whose purple bicycle was found abandoned in an Ohio cornfield, according to reports.

Ohio

Arrest made in Ohio college student's disappearance

Investigators looking into the disappearance of an Ohio college student whose bicycle was found in a cornfield this week have arrested a man on an abduction charge.

DISASTERS

Los Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuations

California bore down Saturday against the continuing heat and wildfires that have forced the evacuations of hundreds of homes as red-flag warnings of extreme fire danger predicted gusty winds and ...

GLOBAL ECONOMY

The Latest: IS claims bombing of protest in Kabul

The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local): 4:45 p.m.

TERROR

Hungary's Viktor Orban says Donald Trump better for Europe

Hungary's prime minister says the anti-terrorism proposals of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump make him the better option for Europe and Hungary.

Europe

Kerry visits American wounded in Nice attack

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is on a private visit to Nice, France where he visited an American citizen recovering from injuries sustained in the July 14 truck attack in the Mediterranean city.

Europe

The Latest: Munich declares a day of mourning

The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local): 11:40 a.m.

Louisiana

'Went down fighting': Slain deputy to be laid to rest

Friends and family are gathering to remember Brad Garafola, one of three officers shot and killed last Sunday by a gunman.

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