Billy Butler drove in two runs to lead the Royals to their eighth straight win, 4-3 over the Twins at Target Field. Pedro Florimon homered and Trevor Plouffe doubled in a run for the Twins, who will try to avoid the three-game sweep on Thursday. Caleb Thielbar suffered his first career loss.
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.
With a new water treatment plant in the works, the City of Yankton will be changing rates to fund the loan needed to make changes.
The new state health care plan has South Dakota state employees worried about their out of pocket costs for certain…