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Freeze Warning, Cumberland Plateau Advisory

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. In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight.

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Most Soap Banned In One State

Updated: Tuesday, May 20 2014, 07:26 AM CDT
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An ingredient used in 75% of hand soaps and body washes is now banned in one state.


And an effort's underway to prohibit the use of Triclosan nationwide.


Minnesota passed the bill amid growing concerns over the chemical's impact on peoples' health and the environment.


Studies suggest Triclosan disrupts human hormones critical for reproduction, and turns toxic when it breaks down in water.


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