The Royals added some outfield depth as part of a host of roster moves on Tuesday. They claimed outfielder Quintin Berry off waivers from the Tigers and optioned him to Omaha. KC also transferred pitcher Danny Duffy to the 60-day disabled list, recalled pitcher Kelvin Herrera from Omaha and optioned pitcher Louis Coleman to Omaha.
It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
The head of the Iowa Lottery says his agency's move into a new building is still scheduled to happen before the end of the year.
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says many factors led him to choose state Senator John Nelson, an attorney from Omaha, as his lieutenant governor for the final three months of his administration.
Microsoft announced its new operating system to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8.