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Today is Friday, June 3, 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

This weekend, a tropical system in the Gulf of Mexico brings a flood threat to Florida with tropical storm warnings in effect. CNN meteorologist Gene Norman has the latest.

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TOP STORIES

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MORNING LISTEN

Is your savings account adding up in the way you’d like right now? A new banking study shows four of five Americans are choosing to reallocate their savings.

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IMAGE OF THE DAY

<p>Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, arrive Friday for a service of thanksgiving for the reign of Queen Elizabeth II at St Paul's Cathedral in London on the second of four days of celebrations to mark the Platinum Jubilee. The events over a long holiday weekend in the U.K. are meant to celebrate the monarch's 70 years of service.</p>

AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, arrive Friday for a service of thanksgiving for the reign of Queen Elizabeth II at St Paul's Cathedral in London on the second of four days of celebrations to mark the Platinum Jubilee. The events over a long holiday weekend in the U.K. are meant to celebrate the monarch's 70 years of service.

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TODAY IN HISTORY

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