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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. 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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$30M Worth of Radio Equipment Left to Collect Dust in Warehouse

Updated: Monday, October 14 2013, 06:49 PM CDT
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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Homeland Security agents complained about critical equipment shortages after nearly $30 million worth of radio equipment was left to collect dust in a warehouse. The Inspector General says the equipment sat unused for up to 2 years, leaving border agents without a way to communicate. The Washington Times, our investigative media partner, says the IG's findings are breathtaking considering the danger involved with being a border agent. The Department of Homeland Security wins this week's Golden Hammer Award. To find out what Homeland Security did to fix the inventory snafu,CLICK HERE.

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