Two new additions to the roster helped the Twins to a Sunday win. Alex Presley went 3-for-4 with an RBI in his Minnesota debut as the Twins doubled up the Rangers 4-2 in Texas. Josmil Pinto drove in a run and scored once for the Twins, who took two-of-three from the Rangers. Kevin Correia tossed seven innings of one-run ball as he improved to 9-and-10. Glen Perkins earned his 32nd save. The Twins start a three-game series in Houston today.
The new leader of the Transportation Security Administration said his top priority would be to close security gaps after an internal report showed 96 percent of undercover tests failed.
A minimum-security state prison inmate who failed to return to the minimum-security unit on the grounds of the South Dakota State Penitentiary on July 17th is back in custody.
Further Trans Pacific Partnership discussions got underway in Hawaii this week.
Senate Environment and Public Works Chairman Jim Inhofe says internal memos submitted by the Army Corps of Engineers to his panel undermines the Clean Water rule.
Senate Appropriators have approved legislative provisions that could ease credit restrictions on U.S. exports to Cuba.