• Bob Myers’ care for people goes long way as Warriors GM

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — When Bob Myers hosts a dinner party, he is the guy who once it’s all over has a pretty good read on the entire evening: who had a great time, who held something back, which couples are getting along, who might be dealing with a life challenge but chose to keep it private.

  • Oakland Raiders sign 6 draft picks

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have signed six draft picks.

  • Former Oakland Raider sentenced for fraudulent loans

    SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a former Oakland Raiders running back has been sentenced to five years in prison for fraudulently taking out $225,000 in loans in his girlfriend’s parents’ names.

  • Gray fans 11, Davis homers as A’s top Marlins 4-1

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sonny Gray wanted to lighten the mood in the Athletics’ clubhouse before the game so he lit a few candles in an adjacent locker, lowered the lights and had peaceful, pan-flute music piped into the overhead speakers.

  • Bills sign wide receiver Rod Streater, tight end Saxton

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have signed wide receiver Rod Streater and tight end Wes Saxton, while releasing tackle Cyrus Kouandjio and quarterback Josh Woodrum.

  • Bour’s four hits helps Marlins hold off Athletics 11-9

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Justin Bour matched his career high with four hits including his fourth home run in five games to highlight Miami’s best offensive game of the season, and the Marlins held off a late surge to beat the Oakland Athletics 11-9 on Tuesday night.

  • ‘Migrant Mother’ photographer’s images of oppressed resonate

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Dorothea Lange was driving by a pea pickers’ camp on the California coast when she stumbled across a weary mother and her many children huddled in a lean-to.