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.
South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela is dead at 95.
South African president Jacob Zuma says Nelson Mandela has died at age 95.
Fast-food workers in hundreds of cities are walking off the job.
Gunmen shot an American chemistry teacher working at an international school in Libya.
The New York commuter train had a safety system designed to keep the engineer alert.