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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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Sacrificing Health Care for Veterans

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New this morning, there's new evidence the department of veterans affairs is sacrificing the healthcare of our veterans for cash bonuses.   

Millions of veterans get healthcare from the VA. But millions more have no choice but to wait for disability claims, even just basic medical care.

Retired marine Dick Johnson needed routine cataract surgery to restore his sight.

But his local VA medical center told him his wait would be a year long, so he paid for the surgery out of his own pocket.

In Los Angeles and Dallas, The Washington Examiner uncovered medical documents belonging to thousands of veterans' was intentionally destroyed.

In 2012, the VA handed out more than three-million dollars worth of bonuses to senior executives.

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