Good morning! It’s Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2021. Here’s a look at your news across the nation:
📱 [Trending] this morning
The fans of “Jeopardy!” have spoken, and they wanted LeVar Burton to take Alex Trebek’s place behind the lectern, not Mike Richards.
📅 What we’re watching
🔴 President Biden speaks on COVID-19 response and vaccinations.
🔴 KISS begins last leg of last-ever tour.
🔴 R. Kelly trial begins in NY.
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