Good morning! It’s Thursday, July 8, 2021. Here’s a look at your news across the nation:
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Backstopped by their playoff MVP goaltender and the only two Tampa Bay players on the ice without their name on the Cup, the Lightning won it all for the second time in 10 months by beating the Montreal Canadiens 1-0 in Game 5 on Wednesday night.
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🔴 President Joe Biden will deliver remarks on the continued drawdown efforts in Afghanistan at 1:45 p.m. ET.
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