The Chiefs and 49ers are swapping disappointing wide receivers. KC has sent Jonathan Baldwin to San Francisco in exchange for A.J. Jenkins. Both are former first-round draft picks. Jenkins played just three games for the Niners last season and did not have a reception. Baldwin had 20 catches and one TD in 15 games last year.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.
Iowa Policy Project, written by Colin Gordon, finds that Iowa's wage structure is weak compared to the growing economy.
State Climatologist, Harry Hillaker, says the winters ahead could be colder than normal.