The Royals designated outfielder Jeff Francoeur for assignment following Saturday’s loss in Minnesota. Francoeur is hitting just .208 with three homers and 13 RBI in 59 games this season. The club recalled infielder Johnny Giavotella from Triple-A Omaha to fill the roster spot.
Three Iowa teachers have come up with a way to teach students about the caucuses.
Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith is waiting for more details on the just concluded TPP agreement.
U.S. President Barack Obama kicked off a sales pitch for a 12-nation Pacific Rim trade agreement.
The U.S. Cattlemen’s Association talked trade and regulatory issues at their recent convention in North Dakota. Executive Vice President Jess…