The Royals are saving some money on their 2014 payroll. The “New York Post” reports KC has restructured the contract of pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, reducing his salary this year from 11-million to eight-million. Guthrie instead had a 10-million-dollar mutual option for 2016 added to his deal.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.
Iowa Policy Project, written by Colin Gordon, finds that Iowa's wage structure is weak compared to the growing economy.
State Climatologist, Harry Hillaker, says the winters ahead could be colder than normal.