Two decades after the 9/11 attacks, a reporter at Guantanamo reflects on the U.S. pursuit of justice and his quest to understand the perpetrators LA Times
VOA VIEW: A solemn day, regardless.
First responders who helped on 9/11 still suffer trauma to this day. The anniversary of the attacks is triggering mental health issues among many of them. Dr. Jon LaPook has more. CBS
Saturday marks 20 years since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks shocked the world – and the Taliban control Afghanistan for the first time in just as long. FOX News


On the eve of the 20-year mark of the 9/11 attacks, the former Navy SEAL credited with killing the man behind the violence, Usama bin Laden, warned against the greatest threat now facing the U.S. FOX News
VOA VIEW: Biden is the biggest threat.
Thousands of people from Hong Kong are fleeing increasing Chinese control over their lives and moving to Britain, which ruled the city for 156 years. LA Times
VOA VIEW: China is destroying HK.
Clearly, President Joe Biden is not chastened by the Supreme Court smackdown he got just a couple of weeks ago, when the justices invalidated the eviction moratorium that even administration officials acknowledge was patently lawless right before Biden reissued it. Quite the opposite. The administration is similarly well aware that the national vaccine mandate that... New York Post
VOA VIEW: A fool is a fool.
In a blow to Mayor Bill de Blasio's vaccine mandate for teachers, an arbitrator has ruled the city needs to provide jab exemptions for staff with medical conditions or religious beliefs. New York Post
Scientists believe the administration’s new measures may tamp down the pandemic, although the effects will not immediately be obvious. New York Times
VOA VIEW: Time will tell.
Companies will have to decide issues like whether to pick up the tab for weekly testing and how to handle religious exemptions. New York Times
VOA VIEW: Small companies have little options.


New COVID-19 vaccine rules for big businesses may mean higher premiums, test fees and other changes for the unvaccinated       USA Today
VOA VIEW: Madness created by Biden.
Rep. Ayanna Pressley, a member of the far-left “Squad,” said Friday that her fellow House Democrats and the rest of Congress have let millions of renters face eviction because they are in the pockets of real estate agents.  Ms. Pressley, of Massachusetts, said during a House Financial Services Committee hearing ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: An idiot has no idea what she is against.
The U.S. has halted in-bound flights carrying Afghanistan evacuees after four cases of measles were detected among Afghans who already arrived in the country, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Friday. Ms. Psaki told reporters the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended putting the Afghanistan flights on hold ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: As they should.
The White House on Friday said President Biden didn’t anticipate the extent of opposition to the COVID-19 vaccine after it was developed by his Republican predecessor, Donald Trump. “We didn’t anticipate that when there was a vaccine approved under a Republican president — that the Republican president took — that ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: More Biden deceptive excuses.

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In the closing days of the recall effort that could remove Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom, his campaign has found a familiar foil that's as big as Texas. In fact, it is Texas. New Texas laws banning most abortions and restricting ways to vote are highlighted by Newsom ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: CA should be so lucky.
Organizers of the “Justice for J6” rally near the U.S. Capitol set for Sept. 18 say they also are planning to host additional rallies near 13 state capitol buildings on the same day. Event host Matt Braynard, executive director of Look Ahead America, said Friday that the protests demanding “justice” ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: A start.
Florida can keep withholding school board members' salaries for mandating masks. ABC
VOA VIEW: A good start.


Fencing outside U.S. Capitol is expected to return ahead of the "Justice for J6" rally on Sept. 18, a source familiar with the plans confirmed to ABC News. ABC
VOA VIEW: Drama!
The Transportation Department is detailing efforts it's making to help airline customers who didn't get refunds after their flights were canceled during the early days of the pandemic last year ABC
Milwaukee Public Schools, the largest school district in Wisconsin, has voted to offer a $100 incentive to students who get the COVID-19 vaccine. ABC
VOA VIEW: Makes no major sense.
A federal judge ordered Apple to dismantle a lucrative part of the competitive barricade guarding its closely run app store, but rejected allegations that the company has been running an illegal monopoly that throttles competition and innovation ABC
Republican leaders are pushing back against President Biden’s vaccine mandate. However, new research shows the unvaccinated are 11 times more likely to be hospitalized or die of COVID-19. CBS
VOA VIEW: Pushback is important.

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"Have at it," President Biden said of legal challenges. CBS
VOA VIEW: They should.
Economists say mandating widespread vaccinations could help the nation's economy recover faster from the Delta variant. CBS
Democrats may restrict certain trusts and other popular techniques used by the wealthy to help raise money for their $3.5 trillion budget framework. CNBC
VOA VIEW: Dems are desperate.

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More minors have been shot in Chicago than have died of COVID-19 over the course of 2021 so far, according to data from police and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). FOX News
VOA VIEW: Pitiful!
Ret. Gen. Jack Keane is speaking out about President Biden's request for Trump-appointed members of military academies’ advisory boards to submit their resignations on Wednesday. FOX News
VOA VIEW: A bully takes punitive action.
For the first time in the Texas mask wars, Attorney General Ken Paxton is suing six school districts that have defied Gov. Greg Abbott's ban on local masking orders. UPI
A third of female service members and a quarter of civilians in the Air Force reported having experienced sexual harassment during their careers in the branch, according to an inspector general report. UPI
VOA VIEW: This a false report.
A pair of centrist Democratic lawmakers on Friday offered an alternative to efforts by House leadership to allow the federal government to negotiate drug prices with the pharmaceutical industry. UPI
Producer prices in the United States rose substantially in August and saw their highest 12-month increase in more than a decade, the Labor Department said in its monthly report Friday. UPI
VOA VIEW: Inflation is on the rise.
A new study by the United Nations Development Program has painted a bleak picture for the people of Afghanistan following the U.S. military withdrawal, and says 97% of the population faces an immediate risk of poverty. UPI
VOA VIEW: It was inevitable.
President Joe Biden spoke by phone late Thursday with Chinese President Xi Jinping for the first time in seven months, amid what experts say is one of the lowest points in years for U.S.-China relations. UPI
VOA VIEW: Biden looks weak and fragile.

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