The abortion pill case shows the gap between the Supreme Court's far-right and merely conservative justices. A second Trump presidency could move the bench further right. LA Times
VOA VIEW: What about the far left judges?
Most Americans identify with a specific religious group, predominantly Christian, but the percentage is declining, according to a new Gallup poll released Friday. Newsmax
Buying TikTok could take coming up with more than $100 billion and getting around a Chinese government ban of the recommendation algorithms that make the video app work, but Steven Mnuchin has been telling people he can get around all that. Newsmax
VOA VIEW: A publicity stunt.


A family member of slain New York City Police officer Jonathan Diller on Friday blamed Gov. Kathy Hochul for his death, telling her at Diller's wake, "His blood is on your hands." Newsmax
VOA VIEW: A truism.
Donald Trump continued his rebuke of the "election interference" of the Biden Administration Justice Department and anti-Trump prosecutors in Democrat-controlled districts of New York; Washington, D.C.; and Fulton County, Georgia. Newsmax
VOA VIEW: As they should.
The National Achieves this week surrendered almost 6,000 pages of documents, including 211 emails, to the House Oversight Committee in connection with its impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden. Newsmax
The White House condemned Russia's attack on the Ukrainian energy grid on Friday while using the incident to press the GOP-controlled House to pass the stalled foreign aid bill. Newsmax
VOA VIEW: Putin is not scared if weak cowardly Biden.
Russia's invasion of Ukraine has put the idea of World War III back into the modern vernacular, putting Europe in a "pre-war" era, Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk warned Friday. Newsmax
VOA VIEW: These are scary times.
President Joe Biden recently expressed irritation with the press over coverage of his poll numbers - but his campaign maintained it's too far out from Election Day to rely on those surveys, reported The Hill.A Quinnipiac University poll showed Biden narrowly ahead of former... Newsmax
VOA VIEW: They could be more truthful that would make him look worse.


Rep. David Kustoff, R-Tenn., told Newsmax on Friday that when the United States abstained "on that crucial United Nations vote," "it sent a terrible signal to the people of Israel and maybe as importantly to the rest of the world." Newsmax
VOA VIEW: It made the US look weak and not trusted.
Rapper 50 Cent made a candid admission on X this week, telling his over 12 million followers he thinks former President Trump is going to be president again. New York Post
VOA VIEW: He is right.
Wisconsin's Democratic Gov. Tony Evers vetoed 41 bills passed by the Republican-led Legislature on Friday - rejecting a $3 billion Republican tax cut, political loyalty pledges for higher education employees, and a plan setting how many wolves can be hunted each year. Washington Times
The Biden administration continues to authorize the transfer of billions of dollars in high-powered weapons to Israel. CBS

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President Biden is visiting Baltimore next week to jumpstart federal assistance after the collapse of the Key Bridge. Natalie Brand reports. CBS
A complex cleanup operation is underway to remove the Dali cargo ship and piled up wreckage of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore. One of the largest crane barges in the U.S. has now arrived on site and more vital equipment is on its way. Kris Van Cleave has an up-close look. CBS
Under the carrier's old policy, pets were counted as carry-ons despite a steep charge passengers pay to bring animals into the cabin. CBS
VOA VIEW: Pets should not fly with human passengers.


Tesla shares plunged 29% in the first quarter, the worst period for the stock since the end of 2022 and the third-steepest quarterly drop on record. CNBC
Donald Trump is promoting an array of products, including Bibles, sneakers and perfume, while he runs against President Joe Biden. CNBC
VOA VIEW: Trump knows best.
With roughly two weeks until the federal tax deadline, there are still a few ways to reduce your tax bill or boost your refund. CNBC
VOA VIEW: Good reading.
GOBankingRates analyzed 131 U.S. cities with a population over 15,000 and a 65-plus population of over 25% to rank the richest retirement towns. CNBC
Women make up just 14% of the construction worforce in the U.S. and 1% of chief executives in the field CNBC
VOA VIEW: The shoe doesn't fit.

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Economists say the rising stock market is giving an added boost to consumer spending through what is known as the "wealth effect." CNBC
Gallup released this week a poll examining changes in American adults' political concerns from last year to now, finding that immigration and terrorism have seen the largest uptick in consideration. FOX News
VOA VIEW: They are and should be.
An Associated Press-NORC poll released this week suggests voters across party lines see illegal immigration as one of the most important issues in the U.S. and want tighter border security. FOX News
VOA VIEW: Biden is not listening.

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Pro-Palestinian protesters in California interrupted a Berkeley City Council meeting, shouting at members and participants while a vote on a Holocaust Remembrance Day proclamation was occurring. FOX News
VOA VIEW: They are getting out of control.
Around 10,000 people showed up in Long Island Saturday for the funeral of slain New York police detective Jonathan Diller. UPI
VOA VIEW: GOD Bless his entire family.
AT&T said Saturday it is investigating a security breach after data from nearly 8 million current and 65 million former customers was leaked on the dark web. UPI
VOA VIEW: Nothing is safe.
Former President Donald Trump is drawing criticism after his election campaign posted video footage of an image on the back of a pickup truck depicting President Joe Biden hog-tied. UPI
VOA VIEW: Sad, but true.
A Texas appeals court has upheld a lower court ruling blocking the state from investigating parents for wrongdoing if they allow their children to receive gender-affirming care. UPI
VOA VIEW: A bad ruling.
Former President Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani and seven co-defendants say a Georgia judge erred in allowing Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis to continue her racketeering case against them. UPI
VOA VIEW: As they should.
The Biden administration has approved the transfer of more bombs and fighter jets to Israel even after voicing its disapproval of a planned new ground offensive in southern Gaza, according to published report. UPI
Kia is recalling 427,000 of its Telluride SUVs over concerns that the vehicles can keep rolling after being parked, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. UPI

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