Timberwolves forward Chase Budinger is out indefinitely after successful arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Monday. Budinger was heading into training camp feeling confident that his knee was back to full strength after surgery in November when he tore the meniscus in the same knee last season. He returned last season in March to play a total of 23 games.
Bahrain, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar had participated in or supported the strikes against Islamic State targets.
The U.S. and Arab allies bombed Syria for the first time, killing dozens of Islamic State fighters and members of a separate al Qaeda-linked group.
A bipartisan group of almost 80 U.S. lawmakers urged regulators not to end the ban on making calls on commercial airline flights.
A record 20 percent of adult Americans, or 42 million people, have never married, marking a U.S. demographic and social shift.