Royals left fielder Alex Gordon is expected to miss at least a few more days after a hard fall on Wednesday. The two-time Gold Glover landed hard on his hip chasing a fly ball and fell back, hitting his head on the outfield chain link fence. Gordon sustained a bruised hip and possible concussion, but is not expected to be placed on the disabled list.
A bill that would have set "on or after August 23rd" as the school start date in Iowa has been tabled in the Iowa Senate.
A Nebraska state senator has called on Senator Ernie Chambers of Omaha to apologize for anti-police remarks made during a committee hearing.
The co-pilot of the airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard, appears to have brought the plane down deliberately.
All 150 people on board the jet - including three Americans - were killed Tuesday when it crashed in the French Alps.
South Dakota Senator John Thune, chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, praised the committee’s bipartisan passage of his Surface Transportation Board (STB) reform bill.