MEXICAN GRAY WOLF

Mexican gray wolf population on the rise

More Mexican gray wolves live in the wild in the Southwest than at any time since the federal government began reintroducing the endangered …

FILE - In this June 18, 2012 file photo, Rep. Henry A. Waxman, D-Calif. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. AP Sources say the 20-term California Democratic will retire.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

20-term Democratic Rep. Waxman to retire

Rep. Henry Waxman, one of Congress’ fiercest negotiators and a policy expert on everything from clean air to health care, will retire at the…