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Winter-Like Conditions Expected this Weekend

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend.  A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night.  Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area.  Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro.  Breezy NW winds will add to the chill.  Bring plants and pets indoors for the weekend and make sure outdoor vegetation is protected as well.In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight. 

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Handshakes: Worse Than Smoking

Updated: Thursday, May 22 2014, 08:01 AM CDT
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You might need to find a smoker's lounge the next time you shake someone's hand.


Researchers say handshakes are every bit as dangerous as smoking in public... if not worse.


Especially for doctors greeting dozens of patients each day and then cross-contaminting everything they touch.


The new report out of UCLA recommends waving or bowing instead, as concern continues to grow that MERS could be spread through simple contact.


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