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Hyundai and Kia vehicles were vulnerable to theft using a simple USB charging cord. The challenge to steal them went viral on TikTok. LA Times
VOA VIEW: TikTok must be banned from the US.
“Fear and the desire for safety are powerful forces. They can lead to a clamor for action —almost any action — as long as someone does something to address a perceived threat,” Gorsuch said. New York Post
More busloads of migrants arrived at the historic Roosevelt Hotel in Midtown. New York Post
VOA VIEW: NYC wants to be a sanctuary city.


The U.S. finds itself caught between defending President Biden’s climate change agenda and aiding allies intent on increasing their access to fossil fuels. New York Times
VOA VIEW: The US should wake up and realize fossil fuels are needed.
As the Florida governor hopscotched the country preparing to run for president, a Michigan nonprofit paid the bills. It won’t say where it got the money. New York Times
Ticks can be harmful to humans and pets. Here's how to protect yourself and your family this season from tick-borne diseases.       USA Today
Democrats are growing increasingly concerned about the buzz around a high-profile third-party candidate running for president in 2024 - worried it could hamper President Biden's re-election hopes. Washington Times
VOA VIEW: Biden is not fit to run for reelection.
Using the wrong pronouns may not be an act of war, but as far as the U.S. Embassy in Brazil is concerned, it's a micro-aggression. Washington Times
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis urged the nation to show Daniel Penny that "America's got his back." Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley called for New York's governor to pardon Penny, and biotech entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy donated $10,000 to his legal defense fund. Washington Times
VOA VIEW: As he should be defended and Bragg take his place.


The Group of Seven wealthy democracies have urged China to push Russia to end its war on Ukraine ABC
VOA VIEW: Don't hold your breath.
A federal judge says he will not block the Mississippi school district. ABC
VOA VIEW: The school did right.
He claims judge's prior statements have raised questions about his impartiality. ABC
More than 20 cases of mpox have been reported in the Chicago area since mid-April, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said this week it is concerned about a resurgence in the virus this summer. CBS
VOA VIEW: All guess work.

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All of the incidents took place before a range of internal changes were instituted by the FBI beginning in summer of 2021. CBS
VOA VIEW: The FBI has little credibility.
The Nebraska Legislature passed a bill that combines a 12-week abortion ban with restrictions on gender-affirming care for children. CBS
VOA VIEW: Reasonable!
House Speaker Kevin McCarthy told reporters on Saturday that debt ceiling negotiations can't resume until President Joe Biden returns to Washington, D.C. CNBC
VOA VIEW: Makes sense - the GOP is tired of the WH fools.


The small pickups have evolved from entry-level work trucks to pricey, capable and highly profitable models that can cost more than $60,000. CNBC
Elon Musk, Warren Buffett, Ray Dalio and others have weighed in on the fraying U.S.-China relations and rising tensions over a possible invasion of Taiwan. CNBC
VOA VIEW: China is making bravado gestures.
Since 1980, the total cost of four-year public and private colleges has nearly tripled. CNBC
VOA VIEW: Sad - but if you make a loan - pay it.
Biomilq, a North Carolina-based startup, is working to recreate breast milk outside of the body, a breakthrough that could change the infant nutrition space. CNBC
Marine veteran Daniel Penny spoke out about the death of Jordan Neely, insisting that he was "deeply saddened" by Neely's death but saying he did not regret the fatal chokehold. FOX News
VOA VIEW: He should be praised, not tried.

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Maryland suspect Jose Roberto Hernandez-Espinal, who is accused of raping a teenager and a woman on the hiking trail, is allegedly in the U.S. illegally, according to ICE. FOX News
An Illinois man is charged with attempted murder, several years after his life sentence was commuted by then-President Barack Obama FOX News
VOA VIEW: Obama has blood on his hands.
The leader of the Russian private military Wagner Group said Saturday his troops have captured the key eastern Ukrainian city of Bakhmut, but Kyiv rejected the claims, saying the fight goes on. UPI
VOA VIEW: Bet on Kyiv claims.

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President Joe Biden on Saturday expressed optimism that a deal with Republicans on raising the debt ceiling can be achieved despite a looming default deadline and a day of fruitless negotiations. UPI
VOA VIEW: Biden better do a reasonable deal with GOP.

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