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Hundreds of Louisiana residents are still waiting to return to their homes following a toxic gas leak.
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And some Roanoke County residents lose their fight against a fast food restaurant. WX-HEAD
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LIVE-HEAD
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larry-Hello
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McDonalds


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McDonalds is coming to Oak Grove Plaza despite opposition.
The decision for the new fast food restaurant in southwest Roanoke County was made official last night--as the county board of supervisors approved a special use permit for a drive- thru window.
Kimberly McBroom reports.
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((CHUCK PARKER: INSTEAD OF PEOPLE GOING ACROSS AND GIVING THEIR MONEY TO THE CITY, ACROSS THE STREET IN THAT SHOPPING PLAZA-- MAYBE WE SHOULD REVITALIZE OAK GROVE. MAYBE WE SHOULD WORK TOGETHER AS A TEAM AND QUIT BICKERING AND SEE WHAT WE CAN DO. ))
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((SUE HARRIS: THERE IS NO QUESTION THAT THE GOLDEN ARCHES AND RONALD MCDONALD ARE AMERICAN ICONS AND WOULD MAKE A GREAT BUSINESS PARTNER IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD. WHAT IS THE QUESTION-- TRAFFIC. ))
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Citizens echoed the same arguments for and against a new McDonalds drive- thru restaurant at Oak Grove Plaza.
Opponents named increased traffic and safety hazards at the top of their list of grievances.
But McDonalds promises to construct the drive- thru within the building, and to put up a caution sign and railing for pedestrians-- helped win approval by the county board of supervisors.
Local McDonalds owner Mike Grimm says he's excited about building the new restaurant-- which will include a playground for children.
As for doubters, Grimm says he plans to prove that McDonalds is a good neighbor.
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((MIKE GRIMM/MCDONALDS OWNER: MY RESPONSE IS, SEE WHAT I DO IN THE COMMUNITY. COME TO THE RESTAURANT, AND I THINK I'LL MAKE YOU A BELIEVER. ))
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STANDUP HERE, TAPE 3, LAST ONE PLEASE
It remains to be seen whether the Golden Arches will be welcomed with open arms to the community-- but for now, it looks like McDonalds is moving in. Kimberly McBroom, News 7.))
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In Campbell County, a company is asking the public for feedback regarding another business venture.

Babcock-Wilcox


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Babcock and Wilcox Naval Nuclear Fuel Division is competing with THREE other companies for federal contracts. The contracts would dilute surplus weapons-grade uranium from Russia and the United States.
The MAJORITY of the uranium would be DILUTED so it could be used in nuclear power plants.
The remainder would be stored in out-of-state facilities.
The Department of Energy conducted environmental impact studies of Babcock and Wilcox at two sites in Tennessee and one in South Carolina.

Crash-Findings


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In other news, federal investigators say PILOT ERROR - NOT engine problems caused last December's deadly American Eagle plane crash near Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina.
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The American Eagle pilot was hired as he was being forced OUT the door of ANOTHER regional carrier- Comair.
Flight test supervisors labeled Captain Hillis a PANIC PRONE pilot.
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((DAVID IVEY/NAT'L TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD: RATED HIM AVERAGE IN KNOWLEDGE AND PERFORMANCE. DESCRIBED HIM AS MOODY AND UNPREDICTABLE AND SLOW TO ASK FOR HELP AND RECOMMENDED DISMISSAL.))
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The National Transportation Safety Board was expected to recommend that airlines be FORCED to share pilot performance records.
Instead, the board backed down and that angered some victims families.
13-passengers and both pilots were killed in the crash last year.
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GAS-LEAK


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A toxic gas leak in Bogalusa, Louisiana has forced even more people from their homes.
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Yesterday school and prison buses were sent to evacuate another 15-hundred people, as a railroad car continued to spew toxic gas.
The first evacuations were ordered Monday when the leak was discovered at a paper mill.
Authorities are hoping that liquefied soda ash pumped into the leaking car will neutralize the escaping gas.
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1-Sports


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In the World Series, Cleveland beat Atlanta 7-to-6.
The Indians trail the series two games to one.
Now with a look at what else is happening in sports, here's Mike Stevens.
Good morning Mike.
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One-Larry


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2-weather


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Allen


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The Washington Post reports a company that might be fined MILLIONS of dollars for illegal wastewater discharges gave Governor Allen's political action committee 100-THOUSAND dollars.
Smithfield Foods' contribution is the largest corporate donation to Allen's ``Campaign for Honest Change.''
Smithfield and state regulators are negotiating over fines the company could owe for dumping polluted wastewater into a river near Smithfield.
The company has been cited two dozen times over the past 18 months.
An Allen administration official denied any connection between the political contribution and Smithfield's negotiations over the fines.

Budget


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Senate debate begins today on a Republican plan to balance the budget within seven years.
It's set to vote on Friday.
Majority leader Bob Dole is still negotiating with a group of Republican senators who'd like to see the proposed 245- BILLION -dollar tax cut reduced.
Meantime, House Republicans continue to tinker with the tax cuts in THEIR balanced-budget legislation.
They're exploring a plan that would soften a provision that trims the tax credit for the working poor.
A House vote is set for tomorrow.

Gingrich-Books


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The SAME book deals that led to the downfall of former House Speaker Jim Wright are NOW plaguing current Speaker Newt Gingrich.
A House Ethics committee is looking into BULK sales of Gingrich's book for possible conflict of interest problems.
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Five conservative groups, including Liberty University, bought LARGE quantities of the book in recent months.
Gingrich spoke at Liberty two weeks ago, and autographed 100 copies of "To Renew America" while he was there.
Reverend Jerry Falwell says the books were handed out as gifts to board members and friends of the school.
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Gingrich says ALL of the purchases are perfectly legal.
In 1989, he helped FORCE Jim Wright OUT of office after it was discovered Wright was using BULK sales of HIS book to skirt limits on speaking fees.

ANTHROPOLOGIST


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Skeletons in the closet?
Human bones may tell of such secrets -- secrets which sometimes are the clues to solving a murder.
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One man knows how to pull those clues from a skeleton, in fact he has done it for many prominent cases, including Jeffrey Dahmer and the Branch Davidians.
Doug Owsley is a forensic anthropologist, who actually helped identify the body of David Koresch.
He studies the bones of murder victims to determine sex, age, date and cause of death.
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((DOUG OWSLEY/FORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGIST: THE SKELETON TO ME IS JUST LIKE A BOOK. THERE ARE SO MANY SECRETS IN THE HUMAN SKELETON ABOUT WHAT THAT PERSON DID IN THEIR LIFETIME. IF SOMEBODY GOES OUT AND LIFTS WEIGHTS FOR INSTANCE, THEY'RE BUILDING MUSCLE, BUT THEIR BONES WILL RESPOND TO THAT AS WELL. SO YOU CAN GET INFORMATION ABOUT THE ACTIVITIES THAT THAT PERSON WAS ENGAGED IN. YOU CAN CERTAINLY TELL IF THAT PERSON WAS A MALE OR A FEMALE, HOW OLD THAT PERSON IS, YOU CAN DETERMINE RACE, STATURE, ROBUSTICITY. THEN WE FOCUS IN A FORENSIC CASE YOU'RE TRYING TO TELL WHO THAT PERSON IS, BUT YOU'RE ALSO TRYING TO PROVIDE INFORMATION TO THE POLICE AS TO WHAT HAPPENED TO THEM.))
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Owsley was in town last night lecturing at Roanoke College.
He works for the Smithsonian Institution, and is involved in about 25 murder cases a year.

2-scores


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In sports, the Indians rattled some bones last night when they beat Atlanta.
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Eddie Murray's eleventh-inning single scored the winning run in Cleveland's win over the Braves 7-to-6 last night.
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Kenny Lofton and Carlos Baerga (by-EHR'-gah) each had three hits for the Indians, who trail the World Series two games to one.
Now let's go to the scoreboards to see what's happening in the N-H-L.
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Two-Larry


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Here's a look at today's top stories.
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A joyous homecoming in Michigan for two young brothers kidnapped 11 days ago.
The boys were found yesterday in the French Quarter in New Orleans.
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Justice House residents are still in the dark.
They're without power, as they try to shed some light on who owns the low income apartment building.
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And the battle over a fast food chain ends in defeat for some residents in Roanoke County.
Despite objections McDonalds will be coming to Oak Grove Plaza.
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And that's what's making news on this Wednesday October 25th.
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New 7 Mornin will be right back larry-Hello
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Derailment


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California is the scene of a train derailment this morning.
Twenty-nine people were treated for minor injuries when they were exposed to a toxic gas after the accident near Shafter.
Officials say 15 cars of a freight train overturned, spilling colorless, odorless refrigerant gas.
The derailment occurred just after 1 a-m Pacific time.
One fire official says homes within a-half mile of the derailment have been evacuated.
There is no word yet on what caused the derailment.



UN-ANNIVERSARY


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Late last night world leaders wrapped up three days of speeches, summits and parties in a finale to the 50th anniversary of the United Nations.
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It was the largest gathering of world leaders in history.
The event produced little substance to carry the world body into the next century.
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Clinton-Jaing


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President Clinton met with one of the leaders who attended the U-N gathering -- China's President Jiang Zemin.
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Relations between the two nations have been strained by disputes over human rights, trade and Taiwan.
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((WINSTON LORD/ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE: THIS IS A PROCESS AND AS TWO GREAT COUNTRIES WITH DIFFERENT HISTORIES AND DIFFERENT CULTURES AND STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT, WE'RE GONNA HAVE SOME DIFFERENCES. ))
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President Clinton said the meeting was very positive, but the White House says no problems were resolved.
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Meantime, Israel is taking another step in resolving its differences with the Palestinians.

Israel


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Israel has begun its withdrawal from the FIRST of SEVEN West Bank towns identified in the autonomy deal signed in Washington last month.
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Meantime, Congress has voted to MOVE the U-S embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, but that may NOT happen any time soon.
President Clinton OPPOSES the move.
The White House says he'll take advantage of a waiver in the bill, allowing a delay in the interests of national security.
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Arafat


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Palestinian Leader Yasser Arafat met some opposition of his own last night, when he was asked to LEAVE a concert in New York City.
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The Mayor says he made it CLEAR that Arafat and Cuban Leader Fidel Castro were NOT welcome at the concert, but Arafat went anyway.
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((RUDOLPH GIULIANI/NYC MAYOR: THE LINE WAS DRAWN WAS THAT WE INVITED THE NATIONS THAT WE ARE RECOGNIZED BY THE UNITED STATES AND THE P.L.O. IS NEITHER A NATION NOR RECOGNIZED BY THE U.S.))
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Arafat left immediately and quietly.
The Philharmonic performed for a crowd of two- thousand including several heads of state, all in New York for the U-N's 50th anniversary.
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SELENA


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A sentencing hearing starts today in Houston for the woman convicted of murdering (tay-HAH'-noh) Tejano singing star Selena.
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Yesterday the judge decided that the jurors CAN hear claims that Yolanda Saldivar had embezzled money from the entertainer.
The jury convicted Saldivar of murder on Monday.
She faces a possible life prison term.
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missing-boys


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An emotional reunion for the family of two Michigan boys kidnapped eleven days ago.
The boys, ages three and eleven, were re-united with their family last night.
F-B-I agents found the boys in New Orleans and rescued them.
They were found in a stolen car with their alleged abductor.
The suspect was out on bail on child molestation charges, when he allegedly grabbed the kids.
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Justice-House


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The future is STILL dim for Roanoke's Justice House.
The low- income apartment building has NO electricity at all--and for a couple of hours yesterday it even went WITHOUT water.
Who's responsible for the dry taps? The city's water department says it's the founder of Justice House-- David Hayden.
Scott Prince has the story.
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(( Justice House residents don't see any light at the end of the tunnel.
The electricity has been cut off, and now many of them are moving out.
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((KARA KINCAID/JUSTICE HOUSE RESIDENT: I CAN'T HANDLE THE IF'S AND WHAT'S GOING TO HAPPEN TOMORROW. ))
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But unfortunately for those who want to stay, there may not be a tomorrow.
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((RON MILLER/ROANOKE BUILDING INSPECTOR: IT'S MY JOB TO PROTECT THEM AND IF WE DON'T HAVE THE HEAT AND IF THE BUILDING IS NOT SAFE THEN WE DON'T HAVE ANY CHOICE. IT'S A STATE LAW AND WE HAVE TO ENFORCE THE LAW.))
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The loss of power came as no surprise to residents here.
But they certainly weren't expecting the water to be shut off.
For two hours it was-- and water officials point the finger at the Hayden family.
David Hayden founded Justice House five years ago and his wife was listed as the person responsible for paying the water bills.
Hayden told News 7 he DID have his wife's name taken off the account, but he didn't know that meant the water supply would dry up.
Right now Justice House residents aren't concerned with who is responsible for the bills.
And they're not concerned about questions surrounding ownership or management.
They just want a home for themselves and their children.
Scott Prince, News 7.))

3-Sports


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And now with a look at local girls' basketball ball, here's Mike Stevens and sports.
Good morning Mike.
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By the way, Cleveland beat Atlanta 7-to-6 last night.
The Indians now trail the Series two games to one.
Birthdays
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Three-Larry


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Derailment


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California is the scene of a train derailment this morning.
Twenty-nine people were treated for minor injuries when they were exposed to a toxic gas after the accident near Shafter.
Officials say 15 cars of a freight train overturned, spilling colorless, odorless refrigerant gas.
The derailment occurred just after 1 a-m Pacific time.
One fire official says homes within a-half mile of the derailment have been evacuated.
There is no word yet on what caused the derailment.



Cole-Blevins


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A 19 year- old Hillsville man told police he was SO WIRED on drugs that he did NOT realize he pushed his girlfriend's two year- old boy hard enough to KILL him.
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A Carroll County judge yesterday certified FIRST degree murder and FELONY child neglect charges against Steven "Bones" Cole.
A sheriff's investigator testified Cole admitted he pushed little Joshua Blevins when he would NOT go to bed.
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((RICK CLARK/CARROLL CO. SHERIFF'S INVESTIGATOR: AND HE PUSHED HIM AND HE HIT HIS HEAD. HE HOT UP AND HE COULDN'T WALK AND HE STAGGERED AND FELL AGAINST THE WALL AND HIT HIS HEAD AGAIN. THEN HE PICKED HIM UP AND STARTED UP THE STEPS WITH HIM AND HE STARTED THROWING UP AND HAVING TROUBLE BREATHING. ))
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Cole NEVER called for help and Josh died in his bed from skull fractures.
His mother, LaDonna Blevins DID NOT check on the boy until almost FIVE o-clock the NEXT evening, 24 HOURS after she had last seen the boy-
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((DWIGHT COMPTON/BLEVINS' LAWYER: IF SHE HAD CHECKED ON THIS CHILD, THE ONLY POSSIBLE THING SHE COULD'VE DONE WAS TO DISCOVER THAT HER CHILD HAD DIED. ))
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The mother is accused of felony child neglect.
A grand jury is expected to consider the charges against her and Cole in December.
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Martinsville-Counterfeit


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Martinsville police recovered 14- hundred dollars in counterfeit money while searching a murder suspect.
Authorities HAD believed the man was involved in Sunday night's fatal shooting of 25- year- old Orbin Smith, Junior.
Now they say his is NOT a suspect.
Police searched the man in front of a supermarket-- and found a sealed plastic bag of cash in his pocket.
The money was turned over to the Secret Service-- which is now handling the investigation.
Meanwhile, police still have NOT made any arrests in the murder.

Ax-folo


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Family and friends of TWO Danville children KILLED in a car accident last week are circulating petitions.
They want money set ASIDE to UPGRADE the intersection where the children died.
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Everyone gathered yesterday at Elizabeth Street and Route 2-65.
12-year old Jamie Earles and her 10-year old brother were killed when the car they were in collided with a dump truck.
Norma Jean Daniel was driving, but says she does NOT remember anything before the accident.
More than 60 people gathered at yesterday's memorial service and signed the petition.
The children's parents say they do not blame Daniel.
They blame the State for not building a bridge that was planned for the intersection in the early 19-80's.
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((TAMMY MUSTAIN/CHILDREN'S MOTHER:THIS ACCIDENT TOOK TWO PRECIOUS ANGLES, TWO ANGELS, THESE CHILDREN DIDN'T HAVE AN ENEMY, DIDN'T KNOW AN ENEMY, THEY HAD MORE MOTHERS AND FATHERS THAN ANYONE ELSE HAD, EVERYONE LOVED THEM. Q: WILL YOUR LIFE EVER BE THE SAME? NORMA JEAN DANIEL: NO, BECAUSE THEY WERE AT MY HOUSE EVERYDAY WHEN I CAME HOME, WHEN THEY GOT HOME FROM SCHOOL. I SEEN THEM EVERYDAY. ))
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Highway officials say the bridge was never built because there was not enough funds.
So far, more than 100 people have signed the petition.
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House


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The electricity at the Justice House has been cut off again... and yesterday even the water was off for awhile.
The city says the person responsible for the dry taps at the low income apartment building is its founder, David Hayden.
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Hayden founded Justice House five years ago and his wife was listed as the person responsible for paying the water bills.
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Hayden says he had his wife's name removed from the account, but he did not know that meant the water would be cut off.
Many residents are moving out.
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((KARA KINCAID/JUSTICE HOUSE RESIDENT: I CAN'T HANDLE THE IF'S AND WHAT'S GOING TO HAPPEN TOMORROW. ))
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Those who still want to stay, now, may NOT have a choice.
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((RON MILLER/ROANOKE BUILDING INSPECTOR: IT'S MY JOB TO PROTECT THEM AND IF WE DON'T HAVE THE HEAT AND IF THE BUILDING IS NOT SAFE THEN WE DON'T HAVE ANY CHOICE. IT'S A STATE LAW AND WE HAVE TO ENFORCE THE LAW.))
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The loss of power came as no surprise, but the loss of water did. Disputes over ownership and management of Justice House have taken the spotlight in recent weeks.
It now looks like those problems will remain unresolved and residents will need to find another place to live.
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Restaurant


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The Golden Arches are coming to Oak Grove Plaza.
The Roanoke County board of supervisors approved a special use permit for a drive- thru window last night for a NEW McDonald's restaurant.
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Some residents are worried about the additional traffic the restaurant will create.
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IN Q=Our main objective

((BOB SHELTON/ ROANOKE COUNTY RESIDENT: OUR MAIN OBJECTIVE TO THE PROPOSED DRIVE- UP IS VERY SIMPLE-- TRAFFIC AND THE SAFETY OF OUR CHILDREN. ))
SUPER=01-Bob Shelton/Roanoke Co. Resident;
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=of our children citizens echoed
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VO-NAT


Local McDonald's owner Mike Grimm promises to construct the drive- thru WITHIN the building, and to put up a caution sign and railing for pedestrians.
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IN Q=Hopefully, everyone

((MIKE GRIMM/MCDONALD'S OWNER: HOPEFULLY, EVERYONE WILL LEARN TO LIKE THE SITUATION, AND HOPEFULLY, EVERYONE WILL UNDERSTAND THAT MCDONALD'S IS A GOOD NEIGHBOR. ))
SUPER=01-Mike Grimm/McDonald's Owner;
RUNS=:07
OUT Q=good neighbor
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VO-NAT


Residents who want the restaurant, say it will be GOOD for local business.
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IN Q=A corporation

((PATSY FORD/ROANOKE COUNTY RESIDENT: A CORPORATION SUCH AS MCDONALDS COULD BE THE SHOT IN THE ARM THIS SHOPPING CENTER NEEDS FOR ITS REVITALIZATION. IT'S UNREALISTIC TO ASSUME THAT OAK GROVE PLAZA CAN REMAIN THE WAY IT IS. ))
SUPER=01-Patsy Ford/Roanoke Co. Resident;
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=the way it is
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VO-NAT


Grimm says the restaurant could be open as early as Christmas.
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4-scores


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=cro
TAPE# none
GRAPHIC=world series


Statistics show no team has ever won a World Series title after dropping the first three games.
The Cleveland Indians are no longer worried about that.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Cleveland, OH/NBC;


Eddie Murray's eleventh-inning single scored the winning run in Cleveland's victory over Atlanta 7-to-6 last night.
SUPER=35-Cleveland/7/Atlanta/6;


Kenny Lofton and Carlos Baerga (by-EHR'-gah) each had three hits for the Indians, who trail the World Series two games to one. (-------------)