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This cool snap tonight probably has you turning on the heat which means a big utility bill isn't too far behind.
Tomorrow, Nashville Electric Service is holding a free energy saver
workshop with hands on demonstrations in caulking, weather stripping and
The workshop is Johnson School at 12 hundred Second Avenue South in Nashville from 1:30 until 3:00.
If you're celebrating Halloween a little early this saturday night in
downtown nashville.... don't forget to get a free ride.
Miller Lite is sponsoring free rides on 20 MTA bus routes throughout the area to keep drunk drivers off the road.
To see the free routes, go to fox17.com and click on fox links, then
look for Miller Lite free rides. You can also text Freerides to 90464.
Finally in Freebie Friday, you can meet Margaret Atwood, one of the most honored fiction authors in recent history.
She's at the Nashville Public Library tomorrow at 10am.
The Canadian poet, novelist and essayist is visiting as part of the library's literary lecture series.
Friday, October 26 2012, 10:53 PM CDT
Tenn. Powerball ticket worth $1 million
May 19, 2013 18:44 GMT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A Powerball ticket sold in Tennessee barely missed winning a share of an estimated $590.5 million prize. But the ticket has a nice consolation prize worth $1 million.
Officials say the Powerball ticket worth $1 million was sold in Chattanooga.
There's no word yet on who won.
A Powerball ticket sold at a supermarket in Zephyrhills, Fla., matched all six numbers selected Saturday night for the estimated $590.5 million prize. It's the highest Powerball jackpot in history.
The winning numbers were 10, 13, 14, 22 and 52, with a Powerball of 11.
Gauge of US economy's future health up in April
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A measure of the U.S. economy's future health rose in solidly in April, buoyed by a sharp rise in applications to build new homes and apartments.
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Dow Record: Three tales of ups, downs and changes
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AP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) -- When the Dow first crossed 14,000, investors were overjoyed. ...
IN THE NEWS: LABOR GROUP SAYS CONDITIONS AT APPLE PLANTS IMPROVING
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A labor group Apple joined to assess working conditions at three manufacturing plants in China, where its products are made, says conditions are getting better.
ON THIN ICE?
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- He was already on thin ice with the law when he failed to meet the conditions of his probation.