Minnesota Golden Gophers linebacker Lamonte Edwards has reportedly been kicked off the team. The “Star Tribune” reports Edwards was booted from the team for a violation of team rules. According to a search warrant, Edwards was arrested for stealing an iPhone from the U-of-M weight room. Charges are pending.
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.