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The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids and northern Indiana issues a SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH for Van Buren, Kalamazoo, Calhoun, Berrien, Cass, St. Joe, and Branch counties until 10 PM.  Damaging wind gusts of 60 mph or greater are the primary concern.  Large hail of 1" in diameter or larger is a close second.  We'll be tracking storm development with Live Doppler Radar throughout your afternoon and evening.  Storm motion is easterly at 30 to 50 mph.  Stay with wwmt.com for the latest weather information!

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FDA to regulate some diagnostic tests

Updated: Friday, August 1, 2014
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WASHINGTON, D.C. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Food and Drug Administration says it will begin regulating certain lab tests that doctors use.

The agency wants to make sure the tests that help diagnose cancer, heart disease and thousands of other conditions are safe and accurate.

In recent years scientists found some lab-developed tests gave incorrect results for conditions like autism and Lyme disease.


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