• UFC champ Holly Holm too busy to see New Mexico Legislature

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — UFC bantamweight champion Holly Holm just can’t find time to visit the New Mexico Legislature for a possible memorial in her honor.

  • ‘Route 66’ in Albuquerque sees fight over rapid transit

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque proposal to build a system of express buses and canopy-covered stations along its historic Route 66 is drawing opposition from shop owners.

  • Las Cruces bishop: Diocese to get Ciudad Juarez pope tickets

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — The Diocese of Las Cruces bishop says the diocese will be getting tickets to a Papal Mass in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico after all.

  • This image made available by Flavio Cadegiani shows damage to Royal Caribbean's ship Anthem of the Seas, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. The ship ran into high winds and rough seas in the Atlantic Ocean on Sunday, forcing passengers into their cabins overnight. No injuries were reported and only minor damage to some public areas. The ship is turning around and sailing back to its home port in New Jersey. (Flavio Cadegiani via AP)

    US senator calls for investigation of cruise ship in storm

    MIAMI (AP) — Federal transportation officials might soon be looking into a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that ran into high winds and rough seas in the Atlantic Ocean over the weekend.

  • A supporter reaches for Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump as he walks by after a campaign rally Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

    Primary puts values of retail campaigning to the test

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump upended the traditions of New Hampshire campaigning when he opted for mega-rallies over living room conversations and diner stops, spending less time in the first primary state than any of his rivals. Yet the businessman goes into the state’s Tuesday primary with the hope of clinching his first win.

  • Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller speaks at a news conference in San Francisco, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. Miller was named Super Bowl MVP after the Broncos beat the Carolina Panthers 24-10 in Super Bowl 50. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Party like it’s 1999: Denver to celebrate another Super Bowl

    DENVER (AP) — Denver’s getting ready to party like it’s 1999.

    Updated: 2:46 am

  • United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann, left, congratulates Jozy Altidore as Altidore leaves the exhibition soccer game against Canada during the second half Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Carson, Calif. Altidore scored the game-winning goal. The United States won 1-0. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Morris, US youth gain valuable experience before busy year

    CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Morris made his ninth appearance for the United States last Friday, which gave him nine more games for the national team than as a professional.

  • Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau answers a question as he is joined by Minister of National Defense Harjit Sajjan, left to right, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie Marie-Claude Bibeau and Minister of Foreign Affairs Stephane Dion during a news conference at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016.  (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Canada to end airstrikes against Islamic State group shortly

    TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s prime minister on Monday announced that the country will end airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq by Feb. 22, saying that “the people terrorized by ISIL every day don’t need our vengeance, they need our help.”

  • William Basore, co-owner of Centerfire Shooting Sports, talks during a tour of the shooting range and firearms company in Olathe, Kan., Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. Basore said he tried to insure his new car under a commercial policy he was originally given while running a construction company, but that he was denied coverage last fall because of his gun business. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Legislatures consider special protections for gun industry

    TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A terse letter from Andrew Clyde’s credit card-processing company explained it was discontinuing his corporate account because his Georgia firearms business “no longer met our underwriting guidelines.” In a panic, Clyde called three other companies, which denied him, too.

    Updated: 11:27 pm

  • Florida A&M escapes with 96-95 win over Delaware St. in 2OT

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Malcolm Bernard scored 27 and grabbed a career-best 14 rebounds, while freshman Justin Ravenal hit six 3-pointers and finished with 20 points — both season highs — to help Florida A&M snap a three-game skid and beat Delaware State 96-95 in double overtime Monday night.