The Twins rallied from a three-run deficit but came up short, 8-6, against the A’s in Oakland. Reliever Shairon Martis took the loss and is 0-and-1. Oswaldo Arcia homered for the Twins and Chris Parmalee had three hits in the loss. The four-game series continues Friday night.
Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers.
The President took his criticism of congressional Republicans to a higher pitch on Wednesday, appealing to them to work with him to "get some work done."
A lawmaker will launch the first national effort in years to tax soda, the latest bid to stem rising obesity and diabetes rates by curbing the consumption of sugary drinks.
Economic growth accelerated more than expected in the second quarter, bolstering views for a stronger performance in the last six months of the year.