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Today on News 7 at 5, police are still searching for the suspect in yesterday's fatal shooting at a Roanoke business.
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and we'll have a live report from Washington as Virginia's newest senator takes his oath of office.
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After a very cold start, the sunshine went to work but only managed uppper 30s. Tomorrow will likely be the same. Details ahead.

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Also today in Sports, the Redskins have apparently selected their new head coach.
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And we'll see what new ways of pain management will mean to the nation's hospitals and their patients.
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[5-Roanoke-Shooting]


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The search is on for a suspected murderer- the Roanoke man is accused of opening fire at a roanoke Car car shop- killing one person and wounding another.
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Police are trying to track down 29-year old Earl Allen Hale- They say he's the man who opened fire outside Hot Rods Car Care on 7th street.
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27-year old Charlene Denise Ramsey was shot near her car and died a short time later. 29- year old Rodney Eugene Basham was also wounded- . He operated the car shop... and managed to make his way to a nearby business for help.
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((DON SHARRER: I HAD JUST COME BACK OFF A ROAD TEST WHEN RODNEY STUMBLED THROUGH THE DOOR AND HE SAYS CALL THE POLICE I'VE BEEN SHOT, WE THOUGHT HE WAS JOKING THAT'S THE KIND OF GUY HE IS, HE JOKES AROUND AND SO FORTH, AND HE OPENED HIS SHIRT UP AND SHOWED US THE BLOOD AND WE KNEW IT WAS FOR REAL.))
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Police say the suspect used to date Charlene Ramsey and they believe the shooting was the result of a dispute between the two. Police say just days before the shooting-- the victim called to report that Hale was trespassing on her property. Hale is also suspected of painting racial slurs on Ramsey's car.
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Firefighters are trying to figure out what caused a deadly blaze in Delaware- Eleven people were killed- all members of the same family.
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When firefighters got to the house they found heavy smoke billowing from the eaves- but there weren't many flames and it was easy to put the fire out.
But as one firefighters put it- the situation turned into a firefighters worst nightmare- when they entered the home and found body after body.
The victims include a baby, several younger children and an older women-
The blaze began at three this morning- most probably when everyone was sleeping-
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It's happened before- and it will now happen again- Israeli and Palestinain leaders talking peace.
Israel today reportedly agreed to a proposal to restart talks-
Israeli negotiators could be on their way to Washington within the next few days.
BUT there is one condition-
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((JAKE SIEWERT/WHITE HOUSE SPOKESMAN: WE WILL IN PARTICULAR NOT REACH AN AGREEMENT, LET ALONE ENGAGE IN THE CLAIMATE UNTIL THERE IS A REDUCTION IN VIOLENCE.))
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Yasser Arafat met with President Clinton yesterday- That seemed to go well with Arafat approving the President's framework for peace.
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You may not have to pay as much for your car or house- Interest rates are going down-
George W. Bush called the Federal Reserve decision a bold move- and said he has some bold moves planned himself- when he takes office-
Terisa Estacio tells us what its all about.
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((President Elect George W. Bush claims bold moves are needed to stimulate a slowing economy. To help him make those moves..he invited some of the countries most powerful business leaders to meet him in Austin, Texas. And Bush also got some help today from the Federal Reserve. It cut interest rates by a half a point...that in turn helped boost the stock the market. I am pleased the Fed cut rates. I think it is a strong statement that measures must be taken to make sure the economy doesnt go into a tailspin)
General Electric Chairman Jack Welch echoed the president elect's support of the Fed's action. Sot: Welch. Other measures were discussed to help prop up a possible slowing of the economy. Mr. Bush they must include his proposed 1.3 trillion dollar tax cut- a key part of his campaign for the White House.
When I am sworn into office I intend to ask congress to work with us and help with a tax reform and reduction Stephen Forbes: you cannot take a good economy for granted...they did that in Washington...the Bush plan will put it back together. )


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The new Congress was sworn into office today on Capitol Hill. With Republicans holding a slight lead in the House and the even split in the Senate, many people are asking, "Can everyone get along?" Gretchen Carlson has more from Washington.
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(( It was an historic day on Capitol Hill. Al Gore did his last bit of business as Vice President, and first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton was sworn in as a New York Senator.

(NAT-camera flashes) In a reversal of roles, President Clinton was only

a spectator this time - with all the cameras and lights flashing for Hillary.

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I couldnt be more proud, more happy.

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Mrs. Clinton will join 12 other women in the Senate, including Maria Cantwell from Washington state, and Jean Carnahan from Missouri. Carnahan is replacing her late husband.

(SOT) Senator Jean Carnahan/D-Missouri

I want to do something thats going to make a difference. I dont want to be part of a logjam, a deadlock up here.

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But a deadlock could happen. The Senate is now split 50-50 -- with Republicans enjoying just a slight edge in the House.
Today kids watched as their moms and dads were sworn in as Representatives
Republican Senator Trent Lott hoped everyone could get along.

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Under the rules of the Senate we are all co-equals. Even leaders have to work with all of their colleagues on both sides.

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But that could be easier said than done. The power sharing between Republicans and Democrats will be tense after such a close election. The first test will come in just 3 weeks when George W. Bush officially becomes President. Gretchen Carlson, CBS News, Washington.))

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Four Virginians are part of the freshman class in Washington, including a new U-S Senator.
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Ellen Qualls is on Capitol Hill, where she watched George Allen return to Washington today.
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((ROLLCUE:...is a U-S Senator.))
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Question: Did Senator Allen get a chance to interact with Senator Clinton today?
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Reports out of Washington say the Redskins have turned to an experienced coach to head their team. Steve Mason will be along to let us know who it is,
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[VO] but first- pain and how to handle it. , we'll see how improvements in pain management are making a difference-
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Two weeks before lawmakers gather in Richmond, they're getting an earful from their constituents about what should be included in the state budget.
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Members of the House and Senate money committees are holding public hearings across the state this week to gather citizen input.
In Rustburg today, more than four dozen people spoke up on issues ranging from transportation to teacher pay raises.
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((CYNTHIA PAGE/LYNCHBURG CITY SCHOOLS: WE RESPECTFULLY ASK THE SENATE FINANCE AND HOUSE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE TO AMEND THIS BUDGET AND INCLUDE FUNDS FOR TEACHER SALARY INCREASES. WE FURTHER REQUEST THAT TEACHER INCREASES BE EFFECTIVE FOR THE ENTIRE FISCAL YEAR, RATHER THAN A PORTION OF THE YEAR.))
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Gilmore's 48-billion dollar budget includes pay hikes for state workers but not for teachers.
Lawmakers will consider budget amendments during the next General Assembly session.
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New federal standards will now hold hospitals and health organizations accountable for how the treat patients who are dealing with pain.
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Health Check Reporter Joy Sutton explains.
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Jean,
The standards are in response to concerns by hospitals and patient advocacy groups that say pain is under-treated.
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According to the Alliance of Cancer Pain Initiatives 50-million Americans suffer from chronic pain but fewer than half receive adequate treatment.
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Dan Pellitteri knows first hand the importance of getting the pain treatment he needs.
A year and a half ago he crushed part of his vertebrae in a motorcycle accident -- and had to have a metal cage placed in his back.
He says the pain use to be unbearable.
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But he says after he sought help from doctors that specialized in pain management, he was put on oxycontin.
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Doctor Jack Hutcheson believes the new standards will encourage physicians to feel more free about adequately treating pain.
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((DR. JACK HUTCHESON:PEOPLE WHO MANAGE CHRONIC PAIN OR TO SOME EXTENT CAUGHT BETWEEN A ROCK AND HARD PLACE THERE ARE REGULATORY CONCERNS ABOUT THE AMOUNT OF PAIN MEDICATION PRESCRIBED AND THERE ARE LEGITIMATE PATIENT CARE CONCERNS ABOUT USING HIGHER DOSES OF PAIN MANAGEMENT)) [RUNS16]
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But Hutcheson says pain management is an important factor in terms of healing and quality of life for patients.
For Pellitteri, it's meant he can enjoy fun times with his children.
And while this is the closest he'll ever come to riding again -- he's just happy he can still enjoy life.
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The standards will mean that the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations will actively monitor hospitals to make sure they are gauging patients' pain and are taking adequate steps to manage it. Hospital that don't do this could lose their accreditation.
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If you love fresh baked bread, January is the month for you. Jacey Birch is standing by to explain.
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There are few things that smell better than fresh baked bread. And there are even fewer things that taste as good. January is national homeade bread month
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so Jacey is at one of Roanoke's local bakeries... the Heartland Bread Company... to show us how we can honor the bread month at the dinner table.
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Today in Sports, Steve Mason previews tonight's big Orange Bowl matchup,
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[VO] and we'll have a sneak preview of the latest car to enter the world of NASCAR.
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good afternoon everyone, welcome to your midweek ticker.
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The Washington redskins have a new head coach and it's Marty Schottenheimer.
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Schottenheimer has accepted the job as head coach and director of football operations. His contract is over four years and it will pay him 10 million dollars. The former coach of the Kansas City Chiefs and Cleveland Browns has been an NFL analyst on ESPN. Schottenheimer has a career record of 145-85 and 1 and made 11 playoff appearances.
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Tonight at eight o'clock, the Florida State Seminoles and the Oklahoma Sooners square off in the national championship Orange Bowl. While Oklahoma appears the underdog, don't forget Sooners head coach Bob Stoopes has beaten the Seminoles before.
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The Virginia Tech's men's basketball team begins it's Big East chapter tonight at St. Johns. Tech and the Red Storm have identical records at six and five. This is the first Big East game of the season for both teams. But the Hokies are the rookies in the Big East and will be the underdogs in most of the conference games they play.
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((CARLTON CARTER/VA TECH JUNIOR: WHEN YOU PLAY THE GAME IT BEGINS AT ZERO, ZERO. AND ANY GIVEN NIGHT SOMEBODY CAN WIN A BALL GAME AND ALTHOUGH PEOPLE MAY THINK WE'RE THE DAVIDS AND THEY'RE THE GOLIATHS SINCE THE GAME STARTS OUT AT ZERO, ZERO IT'S AN EVEN BALL GAME. BRYANT MATTHEWS/VA TECH FRESHMAN: WE'VE GOT A LOT OF GUYS WHO GOT THE TALENT WHO COULD PLAY FOR ANOTHER D-1 SCHOOL THAT'S KNOWN. BUT THEY CAME HERE. SO NOW WE'VE GOT TO PUT IT ALL TO PLAY, WORK TOGETHER AND GO INTO CONFERENCE PLAY AND UPSET SOME PEOPLE, EMBARRASS THEM AND SHOW THEM VIRGINIA TECH IS HERE AND WE'RE GOING TO FIGHT.))
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The 9 and three Lady Hokies are hosting one of the highest ranked women's basketball teams ever to visit the Cassell. Third ranked Notre Dame comes into the contest at 12 and oh.
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The Irish are also two and oh in the Big East. Notre Dame leads the conference in blocked shots.
The Irish shoot 55-percent from three point land, tops in the Big East and hold their opponents to 33-percent shooting.
Notre Dame is second in the conference in team scoring with 78 points a game.
And second in the Big East in scoring defense only allowing opponents get 54 points a game.
Notre Dame comes into tonight's game with the Hokies outscoring their opponents by more than 24 points.
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Tip of is seven o'clock in Blacksburg.
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That's it for the ticker, coming up at six, a recap of UVa's tough loss to Wake Forest, and Tiki Barber talks about

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If you already know that it is 46 days until the Daytona 500, you will appreciate our website of the day.
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The 2001 Winston Cup season sees the return of Dodge to the NASCAR family.
Former Jeff Gordon crew chief Ray Evernham is heading the Intrepid's return.
Dodge's website gives a clear picture of what it has taken to get the car ready for the season.
Viewers can visit the garages of the new teams. They can even get an 180 degree view of the Petty Enterprises.
If you would like to get up close and personal with the complete car, the site offers a 360 degree view of the finished product.
So if you are going through NASCAR withdrawal or if you want to get an early start to the season, check out our website of the day.
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