- The slam dunk, skills and 3-point contests take center stage Saturday in New Orleans.
- The Vermont senator offered Thursday an increase in the taxable income threshold to keep the program solvent until 2078.
- The president's chief strategist reportedly called his former website, taking umbrage over a recent story on the chief of staff.
- President Donald Trump has called for member nations to contribute more for defense spending — and he may be right.
- A member of President Vladimir Putin's party and government stoked fears of violence against Jews in Russia.