Large amounts of fertilizer and oil are spilling into the Red Sea by the sinking of a cargo ship attacked by Yemen's Houthi rebels. LA Times
VOA VIEW: Yemen must pay hard.
Congressional leaders are warning that shortages of ammunition and supplies are resulting in Ukraine losing ground in the war with Russia. LA Times
VOA VIEW: Ukraine is trying to intimidate the House to approve money.
Jews residing in the U.K. are contemplating leaving the country, equating their experiences to the horrors of Nazi Germany amid a surge in antisemitic incidents following the Oct. 7 Hamas massacre in Israel, reported the Independent. Newsmax


Trolling Democrats who have called him a "threat to democracy," former President Donald Trump pointed out the hypocrisy of President Joe Biden's supporters, anti-Trump forces, and the open border policies foisting violent crime and illegal immigration on Americans. Newsmax
VOA VIEW: Biden is getting a taste if his own medicine.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Saturday said she expects expanding demand for lithium to boost U.S. imports from Chile substantially in coming years. Newsmax
VOA VIEW: Yellen is an idiot.
Former President Donald Trump and the Club for Growth have reconciled. Trump declared during a speech at the organization's retreat that they are now "back in love," according to Politico. Newsmax
Former President Donald Trump has endorsed Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo. Newsmax
A recent survey conducted by The New York Times and Siena College reveals that former President Donald Trump has a five-point lead over President Joe Biden in a theoretical rematch for the presidency. Newsmax
VOA VIEW: Great news.
Deaths from excessive drinking surged during the COVID-19 lockdowns, a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found. Newsmax
VOA VIEW: Thanks to the CDC and Dems.


GOP presidential candidate Nikki Haley received her first Senate endorsements this week from Republicans Susan Collins of Maine and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska. Newsmax
VOA VIEW: Expected from two losers.
In an interview with "Meet the Press," Republican presidential hopeful Nikki Haley expressed uncertainty about whether former President Donald Trump would adhere to the Constitution if reelected in 2024, The Hill reported. Newsmax
VOA VIEW: Halely is going to far.
'America is a sticky-fingered nation built on stolen land, and its current moral panic is about shoplifting,' Post reporter Maura Judkis wrote. New York Post
The share of voters who strongly disapprove of President Biden’s handling of his job has reached 47 percent, higher than in Times/Siena polls at any point in his presidency. New York Times
VOA VIEW: As they should.

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A new poll shows that nearly two in five Democrats say that the president should not be their nominee. But no one who matters to the president seems willing to suggest he step aside. New York Times
The former president won all 39 delegates against Nikki Haley during the caucus-style event in Grand Rapids. New York Times
The Georgia Legislature passed a bill on Thursday that lets police arrest anyone suspected of entering the country illegally following the slaying of college student Laken Riley. Washington Times
VOA VIEW: Sounds like a good idea that all states should adopt.


A federal judge is upholding provisions of new Arizona laws that would require counties to verify the status of registered voters who haven't provided proof of U.S. citizenship and cross-check voter registration information with various government databases. Washington Times
VOA VIEW: It should be a nation wide law.
A powerful blizzard is dumping snow in the Sierra Nevada as gusty winds and heavy rain hit lower elevations. CBS
A senior U.S. official says Israel has essentially endorsed a framework of a proposed Gaza cease-fire and hostage release deal, and it is now up to Hamas to agree to it. CBS
VOA VIEW: More WH exaggerations.
Few states hold as much importance in the presidential election as Michigan, which has swung between the parties and holds 15 electoral votes. In the hotly contested state, young voters are likely to play an outsized role in 2024. Scott MacFarlane has more. CBS
VOA VIEW: Young voters will vote GOP if they are wise.
Donald Trump has won Missouri's Republican caucuses, one of three events Saturday that will award delegates for the GOP presidential nomination. CBS

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"All the talk about the independent No Labels, all that — I haven't talked to anybody about that," Nikki Haley told reporters. CBS
Immigrants are helping the U.S. labor force grow, counterbalancing trends such as lower birth rates and an aging population that would otherwise shrink it. CNBC
VOA VIEW: It's very costly to Americans.
Colleges and universities including Ivy League schools are creating AI-specific degrees. Artificial intelligence will change jobs, but can that be taught? CNBC

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Buyers of U.S. Treasurys have been changing, with major players including China, Japan and the Fed seeing their respective holdings decline in recent years. CNBC
The nation's debt now stands at nearly $34.4 billion. CNBC
VOA VIEW: Thanks to Biden.
Elon Musk has filed a lawsuit against OpenAI and CEO Sam Altman, among others, accusing them of breaching a contractual agreement. CNBC
The FBI is collecting debris found by Alaskan fisherman that may be from a crashed Chinese spy balloon. FOX News
VOA VIEW: China is spying.
Highway shootings are up across the country and police say there's no clear solution. Law enforcement departments in at least six states reported more highway shootings since 2023. FOX News
VOA VIEW: Law and order has been lacking since Biden became president.
The charges against Virgilio Aguilar Mendez, the 19-year-old illegal migrant accused of causing the death of a Florida sheriff's office sergeant has had his charges dropped. FOX News
Members of the World Trade Organization wrapped up the 13th Ministerial Conference in Abu Dhabi Saturday with a consensus to extend a moratorium on e-commerce tariffs for two years and little else. UPI
A proposed Florida law banning social media use by youth under age 16 has been vetoed by Gov. Ron DeSantis, who says he instead favors a less-restrictive alternative measure. UPI
VOA VIEW: As he should.
The first American humanitarian aid shipments to Gaza were successfully air dropped into the Palestinian enclave Saturday, U.S. military officials confirmed. UPI
VOA VIEW: More has been stolen by Hamas.
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has opted not to hear arguments over a lawsuit filed by Democrats seeking to redraw the Dairy State's congressional maps. UPI
A hearing in the classified documents case against former President Donald Trump  ended Friday without a new trial date announcement. UPI
VOA VIEW: After the election is the fair time.

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