The Twins scored first, but the Royals got the last laugh again. Lorenzo Cain closed out a four-run eighth inning with a two-run home run as the Royals rallied to beat the Twins 7-3 at Kauffman Stadium. Ryan Doumit hit a two-run homer for Minnesota, which lost two-of-three in KC. The Twins start a weekend series with the Nationals tonight in Washington, DC.
Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.
Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.
Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.
Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.