Robinson Cano clubbed a three-run homer, his fourth long ball in the last three games, as the Yankees cruised past the Twins 7-3 at Target Field. Brian Dozier doubled in a pair of runs in the ninth and Joe Mauer also had an RBI for the Twins, who have dropped three in-a-row and six of their last eight. Samuel Deduno permitted three runs in six frames as he slipped to 4-and-3 with the loss. The series continues tonight.
A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.
Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.
The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.
Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.