Timberwolves forward Andrei Kirilenko is reportedly opting out of the final year of his contract. The “Star-Tribune” reports Kirilenko turned down a 10.2-million-dollar option for next season. He signed a two-year, 20-million-dollar deal last summer. The 32-year-old averaged 12.4 points and 5.7 rebounds in his only season with the T’wolves.
Iowa Senate democrats say Governor Terry Branstad is overstepping his authority.
Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry says Congress needs to keep tabs on the Iran nuclear deal.
ConAgra leaving Omaha will cause some economic problems.