Neon piece of rock 'n' roll history going up for auction

AP Photo/David Sharp BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — A bright neon piece of rock ‘n’ roll history is going up for auction – a marquee from the legendary Los Angeles club, Whisky a Go Go. The 13-foot sign, with letters alight in bright pink, adorned the West...

Mayor loves his team: He’s booted after protesting a call

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Greeley Mayor Tom Norton is there for his hometown University of Northern Colorado men’s basketball team. Unless he gets ejected after protesting a referees’ call. The Greeley Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2j1qMFE) Norton was ejected from...

The Latest: Ryan’s TD gives Falcons 17-0 lead

Atlanta Falcons’ Matt Ryan runs for a touchdown during the first half of the NFL football NFC championship game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) The Latest on the NFL conference championship games (all times...

Gambia’s ex-leader made off with millions, luxury cars

ECOWAS Senegalese troops hold their position near to the presidential palace in the Gambian capital Banjul, Sunday Jan. 22, 2017, one day after Gambia’s defeated leader Yahya Jammeh left the country into exile. People in Gambia’s capital await the arrival of the...

Partial results: Valls, Hamon advance in French primary

Former French Prime Minister and candidate for the French left’s presidential primaries ahead of the 2017 presidential election, Manuel Valls, arrives to cast his vote during the first round of the Socialist party primary election in Evry, south of Paris, Sunday, Jan. 22,...

Some question push for tougher penalties for attacking cops

AP Photo/Orlin Wagner JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Gov. Eric Greitens is pushing to toughen Missouri’s already stiff penalties for attacking a police officer, reflecting similar efforts underway in other states and pleasing many in Missouri’s law enforcement...

Trump's victory creates uncertainty for wind and solar power

HONOLULU (AP) — States that have set ambitious goals for renewable energy face uncertainty with President Donald Trump’s administration. Trump’s pick to head the Energy Department is former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who once called for abolishing the agency. He...

The Latest: Ryan puts Falcons ahead with shovel pass

Atlanta Falcons’ Matt Ryan throws during the first half of the NFL football NFC championship game against the Green Bay Packers, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman) The Latest on 3:24 p.m. (all times Eastern): Matt Ryan’s 3-yard shovel pass to...

Avalanche survivors: sipping tea, then world crashed down

In this undated photo released Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, rescuers work in the area of the avalanche-hit Rigopiano hotel, central Italy. After two days huddled in freezing cold, tons of snow surrounding them in the wreckage of the avalanche-demolished hotel, survivors greeted their...

Current, former major leaguers die in Dominican crashes

In this photo released by Dominican Republic Highway Police and Military Commission, locals and authorities stand at the fatal crash site of MLB player Yordano Ventura near Juan Adrian, Dominican Republic, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura, whose electric arm...