A massive earthquake hit Turkey and parts of Syria, with over 1,300 killed and more than 6,000 injured. The death toll is expected to rise as authorities search for survivors.
A Chinese spy balloon was shot down over the weekend. Briefings are scheduled for U.S. senators and the “Gang of Eight.” And former President Donald Trump responded to claims that the same thing happened three times on his watch.
A derailed train is still wreaking havoc in East Palestine, Ohio. Officials fear a major explosion and possible deadly shrapnel up to a mile away.
Topics in this episode include:
1. 7.9 Magnitude Quake Hits Turkey, Syria
2. Fears of Major Explosion at Derailed Train Site
3. Chinese Spy Balloon Shot Down Over Atlantic
4. Trump Responds to Spy Balloon Claims
5. Biden’s Student Loan Debt Cancellation Plan
6. Europe Bans Russian Diesel Imports
7. Hong Kong National Security Trial Starts
8. Disney Cuts ‘Simpsons’ Episode From Hong Kong Service
9. Musk Found Not Liable Over ‘Funding Secured’ Tweet
10. Do’s and Don’ts for Tax Filing Season
11. Mt. Washington Records Lower Temperatures Than Mars
12. Sky Lanterns Light Up Night in New Taipei City
13. Escaped Owl Spotted in Central Park