Thursday is almost over, and it's also National Telephone Day! There's not really a connection to the telephone and today's date, but the device sure does play an important part in our daily lives. Maybe we can celebrate by skipping the text and, instead, making an actual phone call to someone.
Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley has a look at the forecast.
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