The Royals have added a potential power bat for their bench. KC has signed veteran first baseman Carlos Pena to a minor league contract and assigned him to Omaha. Pena hit .209 with eight home runs for Houston before being released on July 31st. The Royals also sent outfielder Quintin Berry to Boston for pitcher Clayton Mortensen.
Employers hired more workers than expected in November as the jobless rate fell to a five-year low.
People from Texas to New York are digging out after a storm dumps snow, sleet and ice across much of the U.S.
South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela is dead at 95.