The Twins traded catcher Drew Butera to the Los Angeles Dodgers at the trade deadline on Wednesday. Minnesota will receive a player to be named later or cash. Butera appeared in just two games this season with the Twins. He is a career .182 hitter with 41 RBI in 186 games over his four-year career spent entirely with Minnesota.
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.