Good morning! It’s Thursday, Aug. 19, 2021. Here’s a look at your news across the nation:
📱 [Trending] this morning
Administrators in the Paris, Texas, school district have found a way around Gov. Greg Abbott’s ban on mask mandates. Masks are now part of the dress code.
📅 What we’re watching
🔴 Hurricane Grace forecast to hit Mexico.
🔴 Zuckerberg makes “special announcement about the future of Facebook.”
🔴 States rush to sign on to opioid settlement.
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