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It looks like some wet weather is headed our way tonight with the possibility of some severe storms overnight. A warm front is pushing north from the Gulf of Mexico into Northwest Florida as a storm system to the west of us moves in as well. Both look like theyll make for some showers with heavy rainfall possible at times. We also have the chance to see isolated storms close to the coast. Our chance for severe weather increases Sunday as the warm front tracks northeast. We could see strong thunderstorms, damaging winds, and we cant rule out the possibility of an isolated tornado. Some flooding could be possible due to the potential for heavy rainfall. Stay tuned to Channel 3 News for the latest updates.

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HEALTH NEWS: Mammogram controversy continues

Updated: Wednesday, February 12 2014, 07:07 PM CST
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A new study is raising questions about the value of mammograms
The Canadian study finds that the screening x-rays *do not actually lower the risk of dying from breast cancer.
   
Researchers followed nearly 90,000 women for more than two decades.
Half of the women had mammograms, while the others were given basic breast exams.
   
The death rates from breast cancer were the same for both groups.

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Critics say researchers used outdated equipment and methods and that mammograms do save lives.  HEALTH NEWS: Mammogram controversy continues
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