Good morning! It’s Monday, March 8, 2021. Here’s a look at your news across the nation:
📱 [Trending] this morning
The company said the limited edition ‘Celebrate SHE’ bars will be given away to the first 1,000 visitors to each Hershey’s ChocolateWorld locations on International Women’s Day, Monday March 8.
📅 What we’re watching
🔴 Jury selection for the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin begins this morning at 10 a.m. EST. Chauvin is charged with unintentional second-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in relation to the death of George Floyd in police custody.
🔴 President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are scheduled to deliver remarks on International Women’s Day at 4:20 p.m. EST. President Biden is also expected to sign executive orders establishing the White House Gender Policy Council and ensuring education free from sexual violence.
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