Yankees lose to Rays 8-3 and miss playoffs

NEW YORK (AP) — The end came quietly for this year’s New York Yankees. No celebrations. No titles. No October baseball. Curtis Granderson wa…

SAT scores remain mostly stagnant

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scores on the SAT college entrance exam were largely stagnant for a third year, although African-American students made sl…

Today in History

Today is Thursday, Sept. 26, the 269th day of 2013. There are 96 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 26, 1789, Tho…

Charles City downtown Charles City, IA

Charles City zoning problems

It's supposed to be a huge project in Charles City to attract more residents downtown to live and shop, but an oversight by the city means a…