Indicted Oklahoma energy CEO dies in fiery car crash

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Energy tycoon Aubrey McClendon earned a reputation as a pioneer, backing new drilling technology, building Chesapeake Energy into one of the nation's largest independent producers of natural gas and accumulating a fortune that helped him buy part of an NBA team.

  • Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press

Romney calling Trump 'phony,' urging Republicans to shun him

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is charging into the increasingly divisive White House race with a verbal lashing of Donald Trump and a plea for fellow Republicans to shun the front-runner for the good of country and party.

  • Written by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press