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Today is Tuesday, June 21, 2022. Let’s get caught up.

Here are today’s top stories, celebrity birthdays and a look back at this date in history:

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TODAY’S WEATHER

The first day of summer doesn’t fail to disappoint as record-breaking heat is in place for the East and South. CNN meteorologist Pedram Javaheri has the forecast.

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TOP STORIES

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MORNING LISTEN: “ACROSS THE SKY” PODCAST

The Lee Weather Team is finally reunited in person! Sean Sublette, Matt Holiner, Kirsten Lang and Joe Martucci attended the American Meteorological Society’s 49th Broadcast Meteorology Conference in Milwaukee, where meteorologists from across the country gathered to share research, stories and ideas in an effort to improve weather communication.

In this week’s episode, the team gathers around the same microphone to describe what it’s like to attend a weather conference. They summarize the presentation they delivered on digital weather coverage and what the response was from the audience. They also discuss some of their favorite talks at the conference, including an effort to replant trees that are wiped out after natural disasters and a recap of the last five hurricane seasons.

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IMAGE OF THE DAY







APTOPIX Warriors NBA Championship Parade Basketball

People cheer the Golden State Warriors during their NBA championship parade in San Francisco, Monday, June 20, 2022.




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TODAY IN HISTORY

Miami’s LeBron James capped his title bid with 26 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds as he led the Heat in a 121-106 rout of the Oklahoma City…

In 1997, the New York Liberty beat the Los Angeles Sparks 67-57 in the WNBA’s inaugural game. A crowd of 14,284 attends the game at the Great …

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO…

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