The Twins have officially signed pitcher Mike Pelfrey and catcher Kurt Suzuki. Pelfrey inked a two-year, 11-million-dollar contract, while Suzuki signed for one year at 2.75-million-dollars. Pelfrey went 5-and-13 with a 5.19 ERA in 29 starts last season, his first in Minnesota. Suzuki hit .232 with five homers and 32 RBI in 94 games combined with Washington and Oakland last year.
Republicans in the Iowa House have voted to try to change the terms of a deal that would freeze in-state tuition for students at Iowa, Iowa State and U-N-I this fall.
An official from the Iowa state agency under fire for confidential settlements that included “hush money” for laid off workers…
Legislation that grew out of the work of the Nebraska Water Sustainability Task Force last year has been signed into law by Governor Dave Heineman.
The scene of a hate crime just days ago became the setting for tears, prayers and calls for peace.
The Congressional Budget Office says the 2015 budget could boost tax revenues while slashing deficits by $1.05 trillion.