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Thursday was the first day of August and it was also National Mahjong Day!
Let’s wrap up your day with a check on the forecast.
Thursday featured typical August weather with a high of 95, which is the average. The evening temps will fall slowly through the 80s with muggy skies and no rain. On Friday, look for a 10% shot at a shower with highs in the mid-90s. The weekend stays hot but there's a better chance for rain by Sunday. Check Frank's full forecast here.
Defense rests in David Temple trial
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Senator says Grand Parkway funding will not be cut
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