Raiders trade up to take QB Cook in 4th round of NFL draft

Representatives from NFL football teams begin their work during the last day of the 2016 NFL Draft on Saturday, April 30, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)CHICAGO (AP) — Connor Cook is the winningest quarterback in Michigan State history. Andrew Billings is coming off a dominant season on Baylor's defensive line.



Buffett says hedge funds are a bad deal for investors

The storied stockpicker - speaking at a table festooned with Berkshire Hathaway Inc-owned See's Candies at the conglomerate's annual shareholder meeting - suggested that "supposedly sophisticated people" and institutions are being fleeced by hedge funds and their backers. "There's been far, far, far more money made by people in Wall Street through salesmanship abilities than through investment abilities," Buffett said, citing a simple Vanguard Group index fund that tracks the S&P 500 index of large American companies. "Now that may sound like a terrible result for hedge funds, but it's not a terrible result for the hedge fund managers," Buffett said to laughter at the event held in Omaha.
Drunken driver crashes into Alaska Governor's Mansion

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A suspected drunk driver has been arrested after his truck crashed into the Governor's Mansion, damaging the historic house.
Johnson has 2 goals and assist, Lightning beat Islanders 4-1

Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) raises his hand after scoring a goal during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinals against the New York Islanders, Saturday, April 30, 2016, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Johnson had two goals and an assist and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the New York Islanders 4-1 on Saturday to even the second-round series at a game apiece.



Openly gay rock singer changing tune on Mormon religion

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two years after coming out as gay and praising the Mormon church for offering support, Tyler Glenn of Neon Trees is denouncing his faith in his latest music video.


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