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Today is Friday, Sept. 16, 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

A trough will bring much needed rain for areas of drought-stricken California and we continue to track the Tropics. CNN meteorologist Derek Van Dam has the latest forecast.

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TOP STORIES

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MORNING LISTEN

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IMAGE OF THE DAY

<p>Union Berlin supporters light flares on the stands during the Europa League group D soccer match between SC Braga and Union Berlin at the Municipal stadium in Braga, Portugal, Thursday, Sept. 15, 2022. </p>

AP Photo/Luis Vieira

Union Berlin supporters light flares on the stands during the Europa League group D soccer match between SC Braga and Union Berlin at the Municipal stadium in Braga, Portugal, Thursday, Sept. 15, 2022. 

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TODAY IN HISTORY

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