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The government makes a decision on whether to try Richard Burrow again. We'll have details and some reaction.
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[VO-NAT]
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]

And a week after the flood, city council considers- -once again- -what to do with Victory Stadium.
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[ANCHOR=Mike]
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Tonight on News 7 sports - Steve Mason and Travis Wells will join us with a LIVE pregame report from UVa.
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And NBC announces a five second delay for all future NASCAR telecasts.
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No big forecast changes. Sticking with the warm days and cool nights for now.
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[ANCHOR=Jean 4-Shot]


News 7 is next.
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[ANCHOR=JEan 2-Shot]

The government decides not to pursue its case against Richard Burrow.
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]

All charges against the former Director of the D-Day Memorial have been dropped.
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[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]


Good evening, I'm Keith Humphry.
[ANCHOR=Jean 2-Shot]


And I'm JEan Jadhon.
[Burrow]
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[ANCHOR=Jean 2-Shot]

Twice now, the government has failed to convince a majority on the two juries that Burrow was guilty of fraud.
[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]

The U-S Attorney announced today that he will ask the court to dismiss the fraud case AND perjury charges that grew out of the first trial.
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[VO-NAT]
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The defense says jurors in the second case indicated that they were deadlocked ten to two in favor of acquittal on at least some counts, eight to four on others. In a written statement FAXed to the media this afternoon, U-S Attorney John Brownlee was quoted as saying: "After two deadlocked juries and mistrials, it is clear that opinions as to Mr. Burrow's guilt are divided." D-Day veteran Bob Slaughter has said all along that he didn't feel Burrow should have been tried the first time.
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((BOB SLAUGHTER/FORMER D-DAY MEMORIAL BOARD PRESIDENT; THIS IS JUST SUCH GREAT NEWS, HIS BEING EXONERATED. THE SLATE'S CLEAN. NOW HE CAN GO ABOUT LIVING HIS LIFE.))
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Slaughter says Burrow showed great courage in the face of government scrutiny.
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That feeling of relief is being shared by the staff at the D-Day Memorial Foundation in Bedford.
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Steve Smallshaw talked with current president Bill McIntosh this afternoon to get his reaction to the government's decision.
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There are plenty of people in the D-Day offices who also are glad this legal ordeal is over.
They also say the Memorial and what it stands for has always been bigger than just one person.
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(( Exactly three years after Richard Burrow's legal troubles began, their conclusion is nothing but good news for the D-Day Memorial Foundation.
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((BILL MCINTOSH/D-DAY PRESIDENT: IT'S BEEN A LONG AND ARDUOUS PROCESS FOR ALL PARTIES TO IT, AND IT IS WELL THAT IT HAS FINALLY COME TO AN END.)) [RUNS11]
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McIntosh says the fraud trial was just one of many factors that hampered the Foundation's fundraising over the past three years ... but they have kept their heads up and kept moving forward.
Just a few doors down from their Bedford headquarters, the old A-B-C store can now stand for archives, books and collections ... as the staff tonight opens a much-needed research center.))
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The D-Day Foundation is still paying off its debts ...
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... it currently owes about 2-point-1 million dollars to its creditors.

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A Vinton man faces felony charges after police say they found prescription and illegal narcotics in his apartment.
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23-year-old Kevin Lee Tolley was taken into custody last night.
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Police executed a search warrant of his apartment in the 100-block of Lee Avenue just before 11 o'clock. Authorities say they found marijuana, more than 35-pills of the seizure medication -Klonopin and countless doses of Methodone.
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Tolley is currently free and waiting indictment by the Grand Jury.
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It's been one year since a prescription monitoring program began in Central and Southwest Virginia, now some want to extend it across the state.
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Health professionals met in Richmond today to discuss the program that began after a rash of oxycontin abuse in far southwest Virginia. Lee County Prosecutor Tammy McElyea (Mack-e-Lay) says the program has helped, but she'd like to see a national program that would keep users from "doctor shopping" across state lines.
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((TAMMY McELYEA/LEE COUNTY COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY: WHERE WE'RE SITUATED IS SUCH THAT PEOPLE CAN GO INTO KENTUCY, TENNESSEE EVEN NORTH CAROLINA VERY EASILY - EVEN WEST VIRGINIA IS A POSSIBILITY AND FILL PRESCRIPTIONS AND WE'LL STILL NOT CATCH THAT.))
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A task force will present its findings to the General Assembly this winter.
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The cleanup of Victory Stadium floods Roanoke's city council meeting.
The latest on the controversy next.
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And milk may do a body good, but it makes a mess of an interstate.
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Fireworks at today's Roanoke City Council meeting.
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Several members sparred over whether the cleanup at Victory Stadium should be the city's first priority.
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Justin McLeod is live at city hall. Justin did we get an idea of when the stadium will be ready?
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((ROLLCUE:...more than a week after the flood.))
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Spilled milk is souring traffic on Interstate 81 near Radford today.
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[SUPER=03-Montgomery Co.;]

State Police say a truck driver from Riner was talking on his cell phone around 5:00 this morning when he lost control of his tractor trailer carrying 4-thousand gallons of milk and it flipped over a guardrail. It happened in the southbound lane near milemarker 109. Traffic has been down to one lane for more than eight hours. 37- year old Brian Linn Underwood was trapped in the cab of the truck for more than three hours with two broken legs.


Police say charges are pending.
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[Vandalism]


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A man was arrested this morning in Blacksburg for some politically-oriented vandalism.
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Last night officers found "Dump Bush" and "No War Anytime" stenciled in red paint on several traffic control boxes, signs and dumpsters. The graffiti was spread along South Main Street and Country Club Drive. 48 year old Joseph Patrick McTaggart from Garner, North Carolina was arrested and charged with three misdemeanor counts of destruction of property. Police say McTaggart was recently employed in the area and vandalized at least eleven locations.
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A spike in oil prices dragged Wall Street lower. [TAKE DOW & NASDAQ PAGE]
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The DOW fell more than 114 points.
The NASDAQ lost 22 and a half.
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[SPONSOR ANNOUNCE]
[COMMERCIAL]
[1-Living-Will]
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No one expects it will happen to them- getting in an accident- becoming comatose- unable to care for themselves much less speak for themselves.
[ANCHOR=Jean 2-Shot]


In Florida, Terry Schiavo's family is arguing whether to keep her feeding tube in.
[ANCHOR=Jean]
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But does anyone know what SHE wanted?
Here in Virginia, many doctors who see these kinds cases are advocating living wills- for anyone over 18.
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((helicopter coming in nat sound LIFEGUARD TEN IS ON ITS WAY IN... CARRYING AN 18 YEAR OLD VICTIM OF A CAR WRECK THIS WEEK. THE TEENAGER HAD JUST LEFT WORK.. PLANNING ON GOING HOME PERHAPS.. BUT LIKELY NO PLANS OF ENDING UP IN THE TRAUMA CENTER. THIS PATIENT WILL BE ALRIGHT, BUT NOT ALL WILL. DR. Sydney Vail/Trauma Director, Roanoke Memorial: Most young people have no death wish. they think they're invinceble so why plan for the future.
DOCTOR SYDNEY VAIL.. WHO HEADS UP THE TRAUMA CENTER AT CARILION ROANOKE MEMORIAL THINKS EVERYONE SHOULD PLAN FOR THE FUTURE.. HE'S A BIG ADVOCATE OF THE ADVANCE MEDICAL DIRECTIVE.. OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LIVING WILL. IT ALLOWS A PERSON TO REFUSE LIFE PROLONGING TREATMENT. DR. VAIL: IF YOU'RE INCAPACITATED IN ANY WAY SHAPE OR FORM WE GIVE MEDICINE, YOUR UNCONSIOUS. DOES YOU FAMILY KNOW WHAT YOU WANT. DO YOU TRUST THEM?
Sometimes family members disagree. Terry Schiavo has been in a persistant vegetative state for 14 years. Her husband claims she told when she was 25 that she would not to be kept alive artificially.
He wants her feeding tube removed, but the woman's parents are fighting to keep her alive. The case has been in the courts for years. A hearing this week still hasn't resolved it.
Dr. Vail says in these situation, knowing what the patient wants IN WRITING is crucial. DR. VAIL: BECAUSE IF IT'S NOT IN WRITING AND YOU CAN'T TELL ME. I HAVE NO IDEA WHAT YOU WANT. CLARK WORTHY/ATTORNEY: I THINK IT SHOULD MAKE IT EASIER ON LOVED ONES. EVEN IF THEY DISAGREE WITH YOU IT'S YOU'RE DECISON THAT YOU'VE MADE.))
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[WIPE TO WDBJ WEBPAGE FS]
Getting a living will isn't hard- you can log onto WDBJ-7 dot com for a link to two versions.
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[ANCHOR=JEan]
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Tomorrow several choices you should know about and how you can designate a specific person to make medical decisions for you.

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[ANCHOR=Mike]
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NBC and NASCAR takes steps to clear up victory lane.
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And after feasting on various fruits and vegetables like Orange-men and Zips - Uva takes on the Tigers tonight. Steve Mason and Travis Wells check in LIVE from Scott Stadium when we return.
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All week long folks have been wondering is UVa is that good, and can Clemson really be that bad?? The Cavs are favored by 16 and a half points and we now turn to
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Steve Mason who is outside of Scott Stadium for some answers in the ACC Connection. [LIVE STEVE FULL]
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This week's Nextel Cup Chase for the Championship race from Kansas on NBC will feature what in effect is a cuss word grabber.
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[SUPER=04-NBC-Last Sunday; :00]

The network announced today that it will use a five second delay on all future NASCAR telecasts thanks to Dale Junior's four letter slip this past Sunday at Talladega. Every race the remainder of this season is on NBC.
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[Roanoke-Teacher]
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A Roanoke teacher known for his love of science has picked up a significant award.
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[ANCHOR=Keith 2-Shot]
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Joseph Salmon (SAL-muhn) is a third grade teacher at the Roanoke Academy of Math and Science. Today at a surprise ceremony, state representatives presented him with Region 6 Teacher of the Year award.
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((JOSEPH SALMON; THE STUDENTS THAT I TEACH REALLY EARNED THIS FOR ME. THEY HAVE BEEN THE GUIDING FACTOR IN MY CAREER AS A TEACHER. I WANT TO REALLY WORK WITH THE STUDENTS, I'VE WANTED TO HELP THEM ACHIEVE THEIR DREAMS, JUST LIKE MY PARENTS HELPED ME ACHIEVE MY GOALS AND DREAMS.))
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