Robinson Cano went 3-for-4 with a pair of homers and three RBI to rally the Yankees in a 10-4 beating of the Twins at Target Field. Chris Parmelee hit a solo homer and Ryan Doumit drove in two for Minnesota in defeat. Jared Burton took the loss out of the bullpen for the Twins. He entered the game in the eighth with the Twins leading 4-3. Minnesota has now lost three out of four and seven of their last 10. The series continues tonight.
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.