Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer has been fined five-thousand-dollars by the NBA for violating the league’s anti-flopping rule for the second time this season. The flop occurred in Saturday’s loss to the Miami Heat. The 27-year-old Brewer is averaging 14 points and 2.7 rebounds in 20 games this season.
It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
The head of the Iowa Lottery says his agency's move into a new building is still scheduled to happen before the end of the year.
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says many factors led him to choose state Senator John Nelson, an attorney from Omaha, as his lieutenant governor for the final three months of his administration.
Microsoft announced its new operating system to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8.