Jamal Crawford scored four points in the final 18 seconds of regulation to send the game to overtime and the Clippers snatched away a 120-116 victory from the Timberwolves at the STAPLES Center. 45 points, 19 rebounds and six assists from Kevin Love wasn’t enough for Minnesota. Nikola Pekovic went off for 34 points and 14 rebounds, but missed a short hook shot with five seconds left in OT that would have tied the game. The T’Wolves have lost three of four and host Washington on Friday.
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.