• White House voices support for embattled Fed choice

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior White House official expressed support Wednesday for one of President Trump’s picks for the Federal Reserve board, Stephen Moore, two days after a second choice withdrew from consideration.

  • Man City 3 wins from retaining Premier League title

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — As an excitable Pep Guardiola congratulated his players one by one in the center of the field, a chant of “Champions” rang out from the Manchester City fans in one corner of an otherwise-deserted Old Trafford.

  • Bayern beats Bremen 3-2 to reach German Cup final

    BREMEN, Germany (AP) — Robert Lewandowski sent Bayern Munich into the German Cup final by scoring twice in a 3-2 win over Werder Bremen on Wednesday, including the winner in the 80th minute.

  • Occidental tries to outbid Chevron for Anadarko Petroleum

    NEW YORK (AP) — A bidding war is breaking out over Anadarko Petroleum, with Occidental making an offer that it says is about a 20% premium to Chevron’s deal announced earlier this month, a rare move not often seen in the U.S. oil industry.

  • Roethlisberger to remain with Steelers through 2021

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers have reiterated repeatedly during an eventful offseason that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger remains the team’s unquestioned leader. They have handed him a new deal to prove it.

  • Witness at NCAA trial says he paid football recruits

    NEW YORK (AP) — A key prosecution witness at a trial highlighting corruption in college basketball testified for a second day Wednesday about money he paid to college football players to secure them as clients as he described how vulnerable young athletes become prey for vulture-like agents and managers.

  • Atletico wins, keeps Barcelona from clinching Spanish title

    MADRID (AP) — Atletico Madrid made sure Barcelona has to wait a little longer to celebrate the Spanish league title.

  • The Latest: Tesla posts Q1 net loss of $700M

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on Tesla’s first quarter earnings (all times local):

  • Backup offensive lineman Tony Bergstrom stays with Redskins

    ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Backup offensive lineman Tony Bergstrom has re-signed with the Washington Redskins.

  • Chiefs’ addition of Clark another controversial decision

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have made a habit of inciting controversy during the NFL draft in the Andy Reid era by acquiring players that have a history of off-the-field issues.