Luke Scott and Evan Longoria hit back-to-back home runs in the sixth inning to break up a 1-1 game as the Rays beat the Twins 4-3 at Tropicana Field. Mike Pelfrey allowed three runs in six frames to fall to 4-and-7 for Minnesota. Jamie Carroll had an RBI single in the sixth and Joe Mauer singled in two in the eighth for the Twins, who have dropped 11 of their last 12.
Two U.S. marshals and a New York police detective were wounded and a fugitive wanted on sex abuse charges was killed in a shootout in Greenwich Village.
Unmanned aircraft have been banned within the boundaries of the Missouri National Recreational River on the South Dakota – Nebraska border.
A South Dakota cable, phone and internet provider has been sold, and the new owners are promising improved services.
Northwestern Energy is looking at a major upgrade of their electric transmission facilities in and near Yankton.