Good morning! It’s Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021. Here’s a look at your news across the nation:
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🔴 TS Grace hits Jamaica, heads for Yucatan.
🔴 U.S. looks for options for Kabul rescues.
🔴R. Kelly trial begins in New York.
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