Good morning! It’s Monday, Aug. 16, 2021. Here’s a look at your news across the nation:
📱 [Trending] this morning
Ryan Reynolds’ box-office drawing power shows again, as his videogame-based “Free Guy” opens with a theater-only release and higher-than-expected totals.
📅 What we’re watching
🔴 Taliban continue Afghanistan takeover.
🔴 TS Fred forecast to hit Florida Panhandle
🔴 Earthquake relief continues in Haiti
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