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Light Snow and Rain Expected

A quick-moving system will move through tonight and early Thanksgiving morning producing rain and snow showers. Tonight light rain will push through Middle TN. Snow showers will be likely along and north of I-40, with some accumulation in S. KY and the Cumberland Plateau. 1-2 is possible along the Plateau by early Thurs. morning. Up to .5 inch is possible in S. KY and nearby TN counties. Those along the I-40 corridor will see flurries with little to no accumulation. Roads will become slick along the Plateau overnight and early Thurs. morning.


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Songwriters Fight For Fair Royalty Pay - Erika Lathon

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Songwriters are asking for an overhaul of federal laws governing copyright royalty rates for the songs the write. U.S Senators, Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) are among lawmakers supporting the Songwriter Equity Act. The bill would allow songwriters to receive royalty rates based on fair market value for their work. Songwriter compensation is set by the federal government. The current rate set by the Copyright Royalty Board is 9.1 cents per song or digital download sold. Nashville songwriters say the pay rate is outdated and unfair.

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