The Timberwolves open up the 2013-14 regular season tonight against the Orlando Magic at the Target Center. The T’wolves will then host Oklahoma City on Friday before starting a two-game road trip Sunday in New York against the Knicks. Orlando opened its season with a 97-87 loss in Indiana last night.
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.