(WAFF) - The lack of fireworks surrounding Senate consideration of President-elect Donald Trump's Cabinet picks may reflect a belief by minority Democrats that the people chosen are more reasonable than Trump. It could also be the residue of a surprising number of statements by Trump's Cabinet choices contradicting the billionaire businessman's oft-stated positions on issues running the gamut from Russia and NATO to nuclear weapons and Muslims.
Toyota Motor Corp. says it is recalling another 543,000 vehicles in the U.S. for defective front passenger air bag inflators made by Japan's Takata Corp. Takata is at the center of a massive recall of inflators that can explode in a crash, spewing metal shrapnel inside the vehicles. Toyota said Friday that the recall includes various models of sedans and SUVs made between 2006-2012.
Scattered light showers develop for the Friday morning commute. Any rain will likely be light. A few patches of dense fog are also not out of the question. Rain chances will begin dwindling to only an isolated shower by midday. Highs will be around 60° in southern TN and near 70° south of the TN River. We're cloudy and slightly cooler for any Friday evening plans. Lows will be in the low 50s with patchy fog overnight.
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