'Extremely critical' wildfire alert issued for 3 states

AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — Firefighters in New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas are bracing for a busy day as unseasonably warm temperatures, gusty winds and low humidity are expected to create dangerous wildfire conditions.



Immigrants change up their routines, brace for arrest

In Orange County, California, dozens of immigrants have signed powers of attorney authorizing relatives and friends to pick up their children from school and access their bank accounts to pay their bills in the event they are arrested by immigration agents.

  • Written by DEEPTI HAJELA and AMY TAXIN , Associated Press

Trump administration to lift transgender bathroom guidance

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will revoke federal guidelines that tell public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms matching their chosen gender identity, the White House said Wednesday.


  • Written by MARIA DANILOVA and SADIE GURMAN , Associated Press