Good morning! It’s Saturday, June 19, 2021. Here’s a look at your news across the nation:
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🔴 Juneteenth, commemorating the end of slavery in the U.S. Juneteenth, commemorating the end of slavery in the U.S., on the anniversary of Union soldiers telling enslaved African Americans in Galveston, TX, that the Civil War had ended and they were free (1865). President Joe Biden signed a bill Thursday that designates the day as a federal holiday
🔴 NBA Playoffs Conference semifinals continue NBA Playoffs Conference semifinals continue, with Milwaukee Bucks (3) @ Brooklyn Nets (2) * The series is tied at 3-3 going into the last game, with Bucks recording a 104-89 victory on Thursday night * Khris Middleton scored a career playoff high with 38 points
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