Here we go again! It's Monday and we're back to the grind.
Aug. 13 is also Left-Handers Day! About 10 percent of people are left-handed, and scientists say that people who use their left hand are more artistic and creative than their right-handed counterparts. More of our recent presidents have been left-handed than right-handed. So, bump elbows with your favorite lefty today!
It's a humid, warm start to the day, but there's not much rain in the forecast. Here's a quick weather update from meteorologist Britta Merwin.
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Just for fun
President George H.W. Bush was one of several presidents in recent history that were left-handed. Celebrate Left-Handers Day with these fun facts. More>