The Twins enter the All-Star break in fourth place in the American League Central at 39-and-53, 12 games behind first place Detroit. Joe Mauer and Glen Perkins will represent Minnesota at tomorrow night’s All-Star Game at Citi Field in New York. The Twins will open the second half of the season on Friday at home against the Cleveland Indians.
OSU has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than eight years last week.
Police say an international ring defrauded the StubHub online ticketing service of some $1.6 million.
An estimated 10.3 million Americans have gained health coverage since Obamacare enrollment began, according to a study published on Wednesday.