Good morning! It’s Wednesday, March 24, 2021. Here’s a look at your news across the nation:
📱 [Trending] this morning
A Banksy painting honoring Britain’s health workers in the pandemic has sold for a record 16.8 million pounds ($23.2 million), auction house Christie’s said Tuesday. Proceeds from the sale will be used to fund health organizations and charities across the U.K., it said.
📅 What we’re watching
🔴 President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden will host an event with Margaret Purce, Megan Rapinoe, and members of the U.S. Soccer Women’s National Team to mark Equal Pay Day at 4:15 p.m. EST.
🔴 Boulder City Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday to hear from residents, honor the victims of Monday’s tragic events, and acknowledge the need for community healing.
💻📲 We’ll bring you 🔴 LIVE news updates throughout the day on the NewsNation Now app and NewsNationNow.com.