The Twins have placed rookie outfielder Aaron Hicks on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring. Hicks suffered the injury in the fifth inning of Sunday’s win over Washington. The 23-year-old is hitting just .179 in 55 games. The Twins recalled outfielder Oswaldo Arcia from Triple-A Rochester to fill the roster spot.
According to Nebraska Secretary of State, John Gale, changing the gubernatorial ticket to replace Lavon Heidemann's name with Mike Foley's avoids voter confusion.
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says most of the problems that led to the early release of hundreds of inmates are fixed.
Insurgents in Iraq have carried out mass executions, abducted women as sex slaves, and used child soldiers, a new report says.
The U.S. government has shelved plans to move the HealthCare.gov insurance website to a new host.