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[ANCHOR=Jean]

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A live report from the Ferry Accident in New York.
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[VO-NAT]


It could mean more room on 81- but more money out of motorists pockets for tolls. What people think of it.
A big night for the Red Sox.. Highlights coming up.
And fall just began but a preview of spring in the fashion world.
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[Talent=Jean]


News 7 at Eleven is next.

[Video-Open]


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[VO-NAT]


A Staten Island ferry slams into a pier as its docking killing at least ten people.
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((IT HIT THE CORNER OF THAT PIER RIGHT HERE THAT CORNER TOOK OUT THE ENTIRE BOTTOM DECK JUST WENT THROUGH ALL THE WINDOWS.))
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[OUT Q=all the windows.]
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[VO-NAT]


The crash tore off people's limbs and sent passengers leaping into the water.
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[ANCHOR =Jean]
[SS=News 7 @ 11]



[Ferry-Ax]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
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Good Evening. I'm Jean Jadhon.
The 310 foot ferry was carrying about 15 hundred passengers when it plowed into huge wooden pilings- the scene was a mass of shattered planks, broken glass and twisted steel.
Tonight investigators are questioning one of the ferry's captains who apparently left the scene and tried to commit suicide.
[DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Scott /Newsapth;]


Scott Rapoport is at the scene and joins us live with the latest.
[LIVE= Scott /FULL Newspath]
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[SUPER=01-Michael Bloomberg/New York City Mayor;]
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((THE STATEN ISLAND FERRY -- FAMOUS FOR ITS SCENIC VIEWS OF NEW YORK CITY-- TURNED INTO A TERRIFYING RIDE FOR HUNDREDS OF PASSENGERS. ONE OF THE 300-FOOT LONG FERRIES SLAMMED INTO WOOD PILINGS AS IT APPROACHED A PIER WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. THE PILINGS THEN SHOT INTO THE FERRY'S MAIN DECK ... SHATTERING WINDOWS AND LIVES. MAYOR MICHAEL BLOOMBERG/NEW YORK CITY: "What apparently happened is people who were sitting there as the ferry docked...were hit by the pilings that came through the side of the boat." WITNESSES SAY COMMUTERS SCREAMED IN HORROR. SOME PASSENGERS JUMPED INTO THE CHILLY NEW YORK HARBOR. OTHERS WERE TRAPPED BENEATH THE RUBBLE OF THE SPLINTERED VESSEL. AT LEAST TWO VICTIMS LOST LIMBS. CITY OFFICIALS SAY THEY DON'T KNOW WHAT CAUSED THE CRASH. THEY'RE NOT RULING OUT UNUSUAL WINDY CONDITIONS .. OR THE CONDITION OF THE FERRY'S CREW. MAYOR BLOOMBERG: They'll all go through drug testing, they'll all go through alcohol testing, they're all being interviewed right now.

ONE OF THE BOAT'S CAPTAINS IS SAID TO BE OF PARTICULAR INTEREST. SOURCES ARE TELLING THE ASSOCIATED PRESS THE CAPTAIN LEFT THE SCENE ... AND WAS LATER TRACKED DOWN AT HIS STATEN ISLAND HOME. NTSB CONDUCTING THE INVESTIGATION.))
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[Accidents]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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[WRITER=dse]
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A Henry County Sheriff's Deputy was hit by a car while directing traffic this afternoon.
State Police say deputy Craig Oder (o-Dare), Junior was directing traffic outside Carver Middle School when he was hit around 3:30.
75 year old Lorene Merriman Cruise of Collinsville said she was blinded by the sun and didn't see the deputy.
Oder (o-Dare) was treated at Martinsville Memorial Hospital and released.
[SS=Fatal Accident]


Troopers also identified the man killed in an accident on Route 220 in Franklin County yesterday.
23 year old Jason Brian Easter of Martinsville died when his car ran into the median, crossed the northbound lanes and hit a tree.

[81-Improvements]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11 PM]
[WRITER=jus]
[TAPE#=03-44 TC11:21]
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Plans to widen Interstate 81 are picking up speed. Tonight, the public got a detailed look at two proposals, both of which involve tolls. [***I-81 in Monitor***]
[DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Justin /BAM;]


Justin McLeod was there and joins us now with reaction. Justin?
Jean, they are two different proposals but both with the same goal, improving safety on I-81.
[LIVE= Justin /FULL BAM]
[SUPER=@justin1]


It will take billions of dollars and many years before either project is completed.
Most agree however that something needs to be done but what route to take is where the debate lies.
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Tonight, the public got its chance to sound off during a forum sponsored by the New River Valley Coalition of Chambers of Commerce.
They heard formal presentations from two builders' consortiums.
Star Solutions wants to have separate lanes for cars and trucks and charge truckers a toll.
Fluor Virginia recommends adding car lanes and charge both cars and trucks.
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[SOT 21:19:21; 21:16:17; 21:16:41]
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((HAL McGRATH/FLOYD RESIDENT: YOU HAVE TO ADDRESS THE PROBLEM EVENTUALLY AND THE BEST SOLUTION IS GO AHEAD AND BITE THE BULLET AND ADDRESS AND GET IT PAID FOR BUT NO TOLLS.)) ((J.B. STANLEY/DUBLIN RESIDENT: SOMEBODY HAS TO PAY FOR IT, SO I DON'T KNOW. THEY SAY V-DOT THEY AIN'T GOT IT SO TOLLS ARE ABOUT THE ONLY WAY TO GET IT.)) ((PHYLLIS STANLEY/DUBLIN RESIDENT: I LOVE THE IDEA OF THE TRUCKERS HAVING THEIR OWN ROAD BECAUSE WHEN I TRAVEL THE INTERSTATE THEY MAKE ME NERVOUS, I LOVE THAT IDEA.))
[SUPER=01-Hal McGrath/Floyd Resident; :00]
[SUPER=01-J. B. Stanley/Dublin Resident; :09]
[SUPER=01-Phyllis Stanley/Dublin Resident; :16]
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[VO-NAT]


V-Dot is currently asking local governments along the I-81 corridor to consider if one or both proposals merit further consideration.
An I-81 Advisory Panel will then decide which plan to move forward with by December.
It could choose one plan, parts of both, or neither.
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[LIVE= Justin /FULL BAM]


The public is pretty much shut out of the process right now and that bothered some at tonight's meeting.
V-Dot points out individuals will have the opportunity to comment on the future of Interstate 81 once the environmental review gets underway.
[DOUBLE BOXES=Jean & Justin /BAM;]


Jean, transportation officials say the earliest construction could begin on I-81 is sometime in 2008.

[Train-Ride]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=jmc]
[TAPE#=03-38 TC50:07]
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Many believe better rail service should go hand in hand with improvements to the Interstate..
Some local officials rode the area's rails aboard a passenger train today.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Bedford]


Roanoke's mayor led a group of elected and appointed leaders on a Norfolk Southern excursion from Bedford to Christiansburg.
The mayor says it was a good way to get a different perspective on the challenges they're facing.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=Simply making]

((RALPH SMITH/ROANOKE MAYOR: SIMPLY MAKING A CANOE TRIP DOWN THE ROANOKE RIVER FROM SALEM TO BEDFORD COUNTY TOLD ME A LOT ABOUT NEW IDEAS DOING THIS WITH OTHER ELECTED OFFICIALS CAN TELL US NEW THINGS ABOUT OUR AREA.))
[SUPER=01-Ralph Smith/Roanoke Mayor]
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[OUT Q=about our area.]
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[VO-NAT]


Alleghany, Botetourt, Franklin and Roanoke counties sent representatives, as did Salem, Vinton and Clifton Forge.

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[Tunnel]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=dse]
[TAPE#=03-45 TC10:42]
[GRAPHIC=Isabel]


Nearly a month ago it was filled with water from Hurricane Isabel.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Norfolk]


Today it was finally filled with cars again.
The tunnel that links Norfolk and Portsmouth reopened this afternoon.
[SUPER=04-Last Month;]


It's been closed since September 18th, when nearly 50 million gallons of water poured into it.
V-DOT workers nearly drowned as they struggled to close the flood gate.
The tunnel shuttles at least 35 thousand vehicles every day.
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[Schiavo]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
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A life and death debate in Florida- and today a feeding tube is removed from a 39 year old woman who's been in a vegetative state for years.
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[VO-NAT 21.5]


Acting on court orders, doctors removed the tube- The woman suffered a heart attack 13 years ago that starved her brain of oxygen- Her husband says this is not how she would have wanted to live.
[SUPER=03-Pinellas Park, FL]


But people protested outside the hospice center today- where Terri Shiavo (Shy-vo) lives- and the woman's parents say what's being done is essentially murder.
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[SOT]

((BOB SCHINDLER/FATHER: HE'S OUR LAST HOPE. THAT GUY UP THERE.)) ((MARY SCHINDLER/MOTHER: I JUST HAVEN'T GIVEN UP HOPE YET.))
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[OUT Q=given up hope yet.]
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The woman is not in a coma and she can breathe on her own, but doctors say she probably has no meaningful mental life anymore.
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[SOT]

((JOSEPH FINS/MEDICAL ETHICIST: SHE IS A IN A CHRONIC AND PERMANENT VEGETATIVE STATE AND OUR SCIENCE INDICATES THAT IS A STATE THAT ONE DOESN'T RECOVER.))
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[OUT Q=ONE DOESN'T RECOVER.]
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[Vo-Nat 09 plus pad]
In the end many say today's controversial action may be less about Schiavo's right to die and more about who has the power to decide for her.
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[Breast-Implants]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
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Eleven years ago they were banned- deemed unsafe to women.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-File Tape;]


Today Government health advisors are recommending lifting the ban on most silicone breast implants.
But the recommendation comes with conditions.
It calls for detailed brochures explaining the known risks, such as frequent procedures to relieve pain or correct breakage.
The FDA is not bound by the government advisors recommendations but it usually follows their advice.
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[Tease1]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[WRITER=dse]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[SS=None]


Defense lawyers shoot holes in the case against Kobe Bryant.
We'll have the latest when News 7 returns.
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[VO-NAT]


And former patients come to the aid of Doctor Cecil Knox, as he testifies in his own defense.
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[Sports-Preview]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
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[OUT Q=THE BIG 7."]

((Hey folks, Mike Stevens back in the News 7 sports office - as Nomar and the Red Sox stay alive with a comeback win at Yankee Stadium. A couple of former local college stars taste some nasty cold cuts today. Subway is hooking up a pile of area race fans. FSU may be ripe for the pickin' And Steve Mason kicks up a storm with UVa's Chris Canty on the Big 7.))

[Knox]


[ANCHOR=Keith]
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[WRITER=khu]
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The government cites 31 former patients of Doctor Cecil Knox as proof that the doctor was over-prescribing the pain killer OxyContin. The widow of one former patient testified in defense of the doctor today, along with a patient who ALMOST died.
Keith Humphry talked to them.
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[SUPER=01-Pete Whitlock/Former Knox Patient; :41]
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[SUPER=01-Jeff Boone/Defendant's Step-Son; 1:20]
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(( Sherry Boyer's husband died of an overdose in May of 2000. Dr. Knox had written the prescription, but Sherry figures her husband Don was not in his right mind because of the pain. [14:40] ((I THINK, DON MIGHT HAVE THOUGHT, "MAYBE IF I TAKE A COUPLE MORE, IT'LL EASE IT." NO, DON WOULD NEVER KILL HIMSELF.)) [:09] In 1979 Pete Whitlock was assaulted by a co-worker at the V-A Hospital. When we met him 15 years later, Hospice had been called in. ((THEY HAD TO RE-TEACH ME HOW TO WALK.)) [RUNS:02] In this 1994 interview, Whitlock told us he didn't expect to live another month. [4:35] ((IF THE JURORS COULD SEE THE DIFFERENCE. I WAS A SICK HUMAN BEING WHEN YOU INTERVIEWED ME.)) [RUNS:08] He's very much alive today, and he credits Dr. Knox. Whitlock was on 12 different drugs when he first saw Knox. [3:34] ((HE SAYS YOUR OVERMEDICATED.)) [RUNS:02] ...just the opposite of what so many of the government's witnesses have said... that Knox overmedicated them. The day also featured an alibi witness for Knox Office Manager Beverly Boone. Her step-son says she was out of town when 19 of the overt acts of the drug conspiracy were committed. [26:31 TWO shot] ((I GUESS THEY LOOKED AT THE DATES OF THE CHARGES, THEY KNEW, WHEN THEY LOOKED AT THE CHARGES THAT THOSE WERE THE DATES THAT THEY WERE OUT OF TOWN.)) [RUNS:06] It's a small part of the indictment, but Boone's lawyer says it shows that much of what was going on at the practice occurred whether she was there or not. The trial continues with Knox himself on the stand.))

[Bryant]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
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The preliminary hearing of basketball star Kobe Bryant continued today with information that may be damaging the prosecution's case.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03- Eagle, CO;]

Bryant's defense pointed to evidence found on the clothing of the alleged victim that would indicate someone else had sex with her. Prosecutors failed to do lab tests on that evidence. But detectives said today that they did not focus solely on Kobe Byrant.
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[SOT]
[IN Q= I don't think there was a rush;]

((DETECTIVE DOUG WINTERS/EAGLE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPT.; I DON T THINK THERE WAS A RUSH TO JUDGMENT. I THINK WE HANDLED IT LIKE ANY OTHER SEXUAL ASSAULT.))
[SUPER=01-Detective Doug Winters/Eagle Co. Sheriff's Dept.;]
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[OUT Q=like any other sexual assault;]
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[VO-NAT]

Prosecutors have not yet presented all of their evidence, but believe it's enough to send the case to trial.
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[Dan-River]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11 PM]
[WRITER=jus]
[TAPE#=03-43 TC19:39]
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Danville's largest employer failed to meet third quarter expectations and warns things could get worse before it gets better.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Danville/File Tape]


Net sales for Dan River fell to 104 million dollars, down 30-percent from this time last year.
As a result, the company breached its contract with its lenders and had to renegotiate to avoid a penalty.
A local analyst blames the economy and uncertainty in the textile industry for the slump in sales.
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[SOT 3:44:41]
[IN Q=It could be a bump]

((PAUL HIGGINS/LEGG MASON ANAYLST: IT COULD BE A BUMP IN THE ROAD, IT COULD BE A PART OF A LONGER TERM TREND. WHAT WE HAVE SEEN IN THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY IS THAT IT IS IN A LONGER TERM DOWNARD SPIRAL SO WHETHER OR NOT A COMPANY LIKE DAN RIVER CAN BUCK THAT TYPE OF TREND WE'LL HAVE TO SEE.))
[SUPER=01-Paul Higgins/Legg Mason Anaylst]
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[OUT Q=we'll have to see]
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[SS=HOLD]


Dan River hinted meeting fourth quarter expectations would also be difficult.
The company stock tumbled today, opening at a $1.75 but closing at $1.27.
[Tease2]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[WRITER=dse]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[SS=None]


Bedford wants to tap into Virignia's tourism trade.
How they hope to do it next.
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[VO-NAT]


And the coming winter already got you down?
Maybe a look ahead to spring fashions will cheer you.
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[Commercial]

[Northrup-Case]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11 p.m.]
[WRITER=syo]
[TAPE#=03-36 TC1:01:13]
[GRAPHIC=Northrup]

We may never know the truth behind an alleged kidnapping in Roanoke.
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[VO-NAT :30]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke/September;]

Roanoke police say Jenni Northrup and her mother have decided that continuing with the investigation into Jenni's alleged abduction would be too emotionally draining. They asked that the case not be pursued. Jenni disappeared from the Williamson Road area in late September. The 16-year old turned up in Central Virginia a week later claiming to have been kidnapped by two men. No arrests have been made. Police say, unless they hear from anyone with information to support the kidnapping claim, the case is closed.
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[Visitor-Center]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=03-39 TC58:16]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Tourism officials in Bedford County are trading the mobile home they currently work in for a new 10-thousand square foot visitors center.. and they hope future tourists appreciate the difference.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Bedford]


The facility is being built on the site of the current center near the entrance to the National D-Day Memorial.
It will house an information center, gift shop, meeting room and museum gallery.
Officials say the bigger facility will help them accommodate the growing group tour market.
It should be finished next summer.
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[S-Extra]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=EXTRA POINT]
[GRAPHIC=NONE]

The Red Sox put down the curse another day. The big race weekend in Martinsville is already rolling. UVa and FSU say it's all about good timing. But first your Extra Point -
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[VO-NAT]

Two former area stars were released in the NFL this afternoon. Roanoke's Shannon Taylor was cut by the Jaguars. Earlier this year the UVa grad was released by the Texans. And former Hokie Keith Burnell was released today, as well. He was cut from the New York Jets practice squad.
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[S-Cubs]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-165 115TC]
[GRAPHIC=MLB]


The Chicago Cubs tried to regroup tonight and prepare for the biggest fish fry in the history of the windy city as they hosted the Marlins in game seven of the National League championship series.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Chicago, IL/FOX-MLB; :00]

With the game tied at 3-all in the 3rd, former Salem Buccaneer Moises Alou will rip this shot to left field and it sails over the ivy for a two run homer. The Cubs takes a 5-to-3 lead. But no lead is safe against Florida, and in the fifth, the Marlins got the merry-go-round rolling again. Florida would regain the lead in the fifth with three runs, and they would add on in the sixth and two more in the 7th, all the while
[super=35-Florida/9/Chicago/6/Game Seven;]

playing solid defense and silencing the Cubs bats. The Fish win it 9 to 6.
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[S-Sox]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-155 5633TC]
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The Boston Red Sox have forced a 7th and deciding game in the American League Championship series.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-New York, NY/FOX-MLB; :00]

Nomar Garciaparra, who has been woeful all series long came through in game six going 4-for-5 including this triple off the wall in the 7th. Nomar would eventually score when the relay throw went into the stands. That cut the Yanks lead to 6-to-5. The eventual game winning run was walked in by Felix Heredia as David Ortiz trots in from third. It's 7-to-6 Sox heading to the 9th. Boston got some insurance from Trot Nixon - who rocketed one
[super=35-Boston/9/New York/6/Series Tied 3-to-3;]

into the upper deck. The Red Sox win it 9-to-6. Pedro faces Clemens in game seven tomorrow night.
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[S-Kyle]


[ANCHOR=mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=twe]
[TAPE#=SP-153 TC10835]
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Kyle Petty and some of NASCAR's finest will be at the Salem Civic Center tomorrow night for a night of fun designed to raise money for Kyle's Victory Junction Gang Camp for terminally ill children.
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[SUPER=01-Kyle Petty/Georgia Pacific Dodge Driver; :00]
[SUPER=01-Matt Kenseth/Dewalt Tools Ford Driver; :24]
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[OUT Q=help a lot of kids."]
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[anchor=mike]
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Tickets are 20 dollars for adults and 10 dollars for children twelve and under. They are available at all Kroger stores and at the Salem Civic Center tomorrow.

[S-Subway]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-150 11611TC]
[GRAPHIC=SUBWAY 500]


Of course Kyle, Kenseth and the other are in town for the Subway 500 weekend which starts with qualifying on Friday at the Martinsville Speedway. Tonight Subway gave away 79 pairs of tickets to lucky patrons, and it also drew the name of Jennifer Hunkley of Forest.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Martinsville; :00]

She not only will get the VIP treatment at the track and be allowed to mix and mingle with the drivers, she also is the honorary grand marshall of the Subway 500. The official grand Marshall is the Subway Guy - Jared Fogle.
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[S-Marty]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
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[WRITER=mst]
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[WIPE TO ENG#!!!!!]



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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Daytona Beach, FL; :00]

In one other NASCAR note, Marty Smith the man who stirs the pot with his writing on NASCAR dot com the website, is getting set to run a marathon in Ireland. Smith is a Giles high school and Radford University grad who also was a former Friday Football Extra star. He is running with sponsorship from the brand new "Snickers Marathon" bar - the company's new energy bar.
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[S-ACC]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-162 256TC]
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Florida State remains a 7 and a half point favortie to beat UVa this Saturday night in Charlottesville. But coming off that loss to Miami Bobby Bowden believes his team might be a sitting duck at Scott Stadium.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=BITE]
[SUPER=01-Bobby Bowden/Florida State Head Coach; :00]
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[OUT Q=...this week."]
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[S-Canty]


[ANCHOR=Mike]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=sma]
[TAPE#=SP-159 1:10:31]
[GRAPHIC=UVA]


UVa's success at stopping FSU's offense will start right up front where Chris Canty is more than up for the challenge. Steve Mason has his story from Charlottesville.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=]
[SUPER=03-Charlottesville/Wake Forest vs. UVa; :00]
[SUPER=01-Chris Canty/Averaging 7.5 Tackles a Game; :11]
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[SUPER=01-Al Groh/UVa Head Football Coach; 1:07]
[SUPER=04-Duke vs. UVa; 1:16]
[SUPER=01-Almondo Curry/UVa Defensive Captain; 1:25]
[SUPER=03-Chapel Hill/UVa vs. North Carolina; 1:33]
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[OUT Q=...News 7 sports"]
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((Chris Canty has started a ritual after he makes a tackle or sacks the quarterback. He kicks the ground. ((CHRIS CANTY/7.5 TACKLES A GAME, 2 SACKS:))
Canty has been kicking up a bunch of dirt these days. In fact the junior leads all ACC defensive lineman in tackles with 45 this season. Amazing for a player who entered the UVa program looking more like a basketball player or a tight end than an athlete that plays on the defensive line. ((:)) ((STEVE MASON:)) ((AL GROH/UVA HEAD COACH:)) ((ALMONDO CURRY/UVA DEFENSIVE CAPTAIN:))
Canty and the Wahoos will try and stop Florida State's offense, a group that averages nearly 420 yards a game. Steve Mason news 7 sports.))

[Fashion]


[ANCHOR=Jean]
[NEWSCAST=11]
[WRITER=jja]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=None]


You may be thinking of new fall clothes, but the designers are already thinking spring.
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[VO-NAT 11]
[SUPER=03-Paris, France]


Fashion designers are giving a sneek peak of their spring collections this week in Paris.
So what will be in .. next spring.
One thing that stood out is lots of color....
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[SOT 34]
[IN Q=]

((IT'S ALL ABOUT COLOR COLOR AND PATTERN OPTIMISM.))
[RUNS=03]
[OUT Q=pattern, optomism.]
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[VO-NAT 11.5]


There are also many patterns everyone including florals and tweeds.
The trench coat is also a must.
Corseted dresses and bags decorated in butterflies- along with metallic shoes.
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((MICHAEL KORS: WE PLAYED AROUND THIS SEASON WITH A LOT OF METALLIC SHOES. IT'S LIKE JEWELRY FOR THE FEET.))
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One interesting thing- no flats on the runway. (------------)