China manufacturing strengthens in August

BEIJING (AP) — China’s manufacturing strengthened in August, an official survey showed Sunday, offering hope that the country’s slowdown is …

Furleigh Farm celebrates its 100th year

The president of the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation, Craig Hill, presented Robert and Donna Furleigh, owners of Furleigh Farm, with the century…

Tigers 3B Cabrera out of lineup

DETROIT (AP) — Third baseman Miguel Cabrera is out of the starting lineup for Detroit’s game against the Cleveland Indians on Saturday night…

Text of Obama’s statement on Syria

Text of President Barack Obama’s statement Saturday on Syria, as provided by the White House: ___ Good afternoon, everybody. Ten days ago, t…