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Up next on News 7 at five-
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Federal workers are back at the office.
We'll check in with employees in this region.
A plane crashes into a California apartment building.
Plus an olympic skater is dead- after collapsing on the ice.
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Wx-Heads
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Today's pleasant weather will be replaced by a breezy, colder forecast. The latest details straight ahead.

MEDICAL-hEADS


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Another drug has been cleared for use in the anti-AIDS arsenal.
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Plus, physical fitness that's a custom fit-- with individual attention by appointment only.
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It was back to work for Federal workers today- after a week off the job.
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5-Budget


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Good Evening this is NEWS-7 at FIVE, I'm Jean Jadhon
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The weekend compromise ends the budget deadlock- at least for now.
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The agreement remains in effect until December 15th and calls for the President to agree to a balanced budget in seven years.
It uses numbers Republicans favor but also provides funding for medicare, medicaid, education agriculture and the environment.
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((LEON PANETTA/WHITE HOUSE CHIEF OF STAFF: WE'VE GOT THE PRESIDENT AND THE CONGRESS HAVING TO AGREE ON A BALANCED BUDGET. IT PROTECTS THE PRIORITIES THE PRESIDENT CARES ABOUT.)) 15:19:16 ((SENATOR ROBERT DOLE/R-MAJORITY LEADER: THE IMPORTANT THING IS WE DO WHAT WE SHOULD DO WORKING TOGETHER AND THE BIG WINNERS WILL BE THE AMERICAN PEOPLE.))
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5-Federal-Budget


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The furlough affected thousands of people here in Southwest Virginia. But is everything back to normal here?
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Scott Prince is at the Poff Federal Building in Roanoke. Scott, how was the first day back to work for Federal workers?
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Jean in a word-- busy.
The furlough had most of the Federal employees upset-- and now we see why.
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When they came in this morning, they were hit with massive amounts of documents and claims.
And officials say it will take a while to get caught up.
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Workers estimate 40- thousand pieces of mail were waiting for them this morning-- all of which claims and documents that hadn't been processed during the furlough.
Now there forced to play a serious game of catch up.
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((JIM MAY/VETERANS AFFAIRS: THAT HAS PUT US AT LEAST A WEEK-- IN PROCESSING THE MAIL AND BY THE TIME YOU DO THAT WITH OTHER MAIL THAT IS COMING IN TODAY AND THIS POINT ON-- I'D SAY IT PROBABLY THROWS US TWO TO THREE WEEKS BEHIND SCHEDULE. ))
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The same holds true for Social Security workers.
Officials say they're now way behind.
And the problem will only get worse now that the holidays are upon us.))
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Fred Ayscue of the Social Security office says during this time of year, claims are always at a high so these workers really have their work cut out for them.
double boxes scott/Jean
(Question: Scott, how about the Blue Ridge Parkway and specifically, the Peaks

of Otter Lodge?
Jean as you know, the Parkway itself remained open to motorists during the shutdown.
The Peaks of Otter Lodge however did close over the weekend.
That facility is now up and running.)

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Three people were killed this morning when a small plane crashed into a California apartment building.
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The four-seater Piper plane smashed into a building in a crowded suburb in Fullerton.
Authorities say the victims were the pilot, a woman sleeping in her apartment and an unidentified third person.
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((ROBERT CORBIN/APARTMENT RESIDENT: ALL OF A SUDDEN I HEARD A CRASH, SAW ORANGE GLOW FROM UPSTAIRS AND ROOMMATE SAID THERE'S A FIRE AND A PLANE. HOW IRONIC IT IS WE'VE TALKED ABOUT THE PLANES CRASHING INTO OUR APARTMENTS, BECAUSE THEY ARE SO LOW WE CAN READ THE NUMBERS RIGHT OFF OF THEM.))
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The aircraft was trying to land at a nearby airport, in heavy fog...the plane went down just a half mile from the runway.
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5-Bedford-Fatal


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A Lynchburg man died this morning when his car ran off Route 460 east of Bedford.
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State police say 45- year- old Thomas Monroe Douglass was headed west on 460 around 6:15 when he lost control of his car.
The vehicle ran off the right side of the road, struck several bushes and flipped over.
Douglass was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities say it did "not" appear he was wearing a seatbelt.
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Still to come in the newscast-- a bizarre murder in Illinois- police say by a woman who apparantly wanted a pregnant woman's baby.
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And tonight Princess Diana speaks out following years of rumors and speculation.
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Reaction from health care providers to Republican Medicare and Medicaid proposals.
Plus, doctors salaries are on the way down, for the first time in more than a decade. 2-SHOT
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Patrick is checking out a Thanksgiving feast complete with all the trimmings but NO turkey.
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His full explanation and a live report a little later on NEWS-7 at FIVE. cc sponsor

5-Horton


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The woman accused of kidnapping an elderly man over the weekend isn't saying much... only that she needs an attorney.
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31- year- old Mitzi Horton was arraigned today in District Court.
She's charged with abducting Vernon (LOFF-in) Laughon by locking him up in the trunk of his car.
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The man was reported missing on Thursday.
Then Saturday, when police found his vehicle, Horton was in the driver's seat.
She told officials Laughon let her use the car.
Police found the trunk key in Horton's pocket and that's when they discovered the man locked away.
Laughon told police the last thing he remembered was being choked and then waking up in the trunk.
Horton's preliminary hearing is scheduled for December 19th.
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5-Il-Murders


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Police say an Illinois woman who wanted a pregnant woman's baby killed her, cut open her womb and took the full term infant.
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Two men were also charged in the killings in DuPage County, Illinois.
28 year old Jacqueline Annette Williams, her boyfriend and cousin are all charged with shooting the 28 year pregnant woman and fatally stabbing her ten year old daughter and eight year old son.
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((JOE BIRKETT/STATE'S ATTORNEY: AFTER THE SHOOTING AN INCISION WAS MADE INTO DEBRA EVANS THE BABY WAS REMOVED ALIVE.))
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The baby is in good condition.
Police say Williams is a former nursing student who knew how to deliver a baby by C-Section.

5-Oh-Shooting


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A shooting spree left four people dead including an infant near Columbus.
Police say this man, Jerry Hessler was fired from Bank One last year because of alleged sexual harrassment charges.
He apparantly broke into one bank employee's house last night, killed him, his wife and daughter.
Hessler then allegedly went to two other homes killing one man and injuring another.
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((I WAS WATCHING SIXTY MINUTES I HEARD A STEADY THUMP THUMP THUMP LIKE THAT FAST BUT IT SOUNDED LIKE SOMEBODY WAS HAMMERING. REPORTER: YOU DIDN'T REALIZE THEY WERE GUNSHOTS? NEIGHBOR: I DIDN'T REALIZE WHAT IT WAS.))
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Police arrested Hessler as he was trying to escape town.
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5-Dow


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An up and down day on Wall Street.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average actually finished below it's record finish Friday.
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But the blue chip indicator did top the five thousand mark for the first time ever, around 10 this morning.
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Ben Hartman with Edward-D-Jones and Company says the milestone mostly provides a psychological boost to investors.
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((BEN HARTMAN/EDWARD D. JONES & CO.: IT'S JUST MERELY A NUMBER, BUT THE FACT THAT IT'S RISING THAT'S GREAT NEWS FOR INVESTORS, AND THAT'S WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR.))
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A number of experts think the Dow topped the five thousand mark earlier today due to enthusiasm over the end to the budget deadlock in Washington.
They also speculate it may have dropped back below 5000 due to profit taking by some investors.
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For most people the traditional Thanksgiving Day feast includes a turkey-- but what if you are a vegetarian?
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5-VEGGIE


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Thanksgiving is just days away, and if you're looking for something to bring variety to your Holiday table, what do you do? DOUBLE BOX JEAN/PATRICK
Patrick Evans has a suggestion especially for those who prefer a vegetarian menu.
Patrick, can it be Thanksgiving without TURKEY?
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Straight ahead on NEWS-7 at FIVE-- a 1994 Olympic Gold Medalist collapses and dies on the ice during practice.
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On Health Check-- A new Roanoke fitness center has an innovative way
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to work out.
By appointment only in a private setting.
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((PEOPLE LIKE TO GET BACK TO WORK, THEY DON'T HAVE MUCH TIME SO THEY COME IN HERE AND CAN GET IN HERE, DO THEIR THING AND NOT BE LATE.))
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5-AIDS-Drug


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The F-D-A has approved a new AIDS drug for marketing.
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Three T-C is to be used in combination with A-Z-T.
The drugs are said to boost the immune systems of patients with H-I-V.
Three T-C is the first new initial treatment drug added to the anti-AIDS arsenal since 1987.
Other drugs have been approved for use after A-Z-T fails.
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5-React-Budget


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Mixed reaction in health care field today to new Republican proposals for Medicare and Medicaid.
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Under the latest G-O-P revisions, the elderly would have strong incentives to switch from Medicare to private health plans.
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Under some of those plans, doctors could charge patients more than Medicare now allows.
Many doctors and insurance companies are said to be happy with the plans-- while hospitals are not, claiming they could lose up to 11-hundred dollars on every Medicare patient they admit.
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5-Dr-Salary


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For the first time in 14 years, doctors' salaries are falling as more patients enroll in managed care.
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The American Medical Association says median earnings dropped three-point-eight percent in 1995-- to 150-thousand dollars.
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That compares to a four-percent increase in 1993.
The decline is apparently due largely to employers seeking lower insurance premiums and insurers pressuring health care providers to cut costs.
Another survey found primary care doctors who receive more than half of their income from managed care patients lost 15-percent of their earnings this year.
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5-Custom-Fit


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Custom Fit is the latest fitness center to open in Roanoke-- employees say it's success will be with its staff of personal trainers-- helping motivate clients in a relatively private setting.
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Custom Fit is exercise by appointment only.
That's how they keep the crowds down, with the emphasis on personal attention.
The fitness center offers nutritional guidance, cardiovascular equipment and an 18-machine weight training circuit, using air resistance equipment in place of bulkier weights.
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((JOHN WARE/CUSTOM FIT TRAINER: THIS IS OUR LAT PULL MACHINE, ONE OF THE PIECES OF OUR KAISER CIRCUIT, DESIGNED TO HELP WORK SOME SPECIFIC MUSCLE GROUPS. THE REALLY INNOVATIVE FEATURE ABOUT THIS EQUIPMENT IS DEMONSTRATED BACK HERE WITH THIS PNEUMATIC TUBE THAT'S LINKED INDIVIDUALLY FROM A LINE FEED, GIVING YOU INDIVIDUAL CONTROL OVER EACH MACHINE. AND AS A RESULT OF THAT COMPRESSION IN THAT TUBE THERE NEEDS TO BE SOME SORT OF SOPHISTICATED LINKAGE SYSTEM DESIGNED TO COMPENSATE FOR THAT INCREASE IN PRESSURE. AS YOU CAN SEE AS A PERSON TRAVELS THROUGH THEIR FULL RANGE OF MOTION, TO KEEP THEIR HANDS TRAVELLING IN A LINEAR FASHION TO MAKE IT SAFE FOR THAT PERSON'S JOINTS YOU'LL NOTICE THE WHOLE MACHINE KIND OF SHIFTS AND COMPENSATES FOR THAT TO MAKE SURE THAT TRAVEL MOVEMENT IS IN A LINEAR PATTERN.))
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John Ware says the air resistance equipment is private-- only you know how much weight you're using, he says it's also safer than standard weights.
At Custom Fit, clients are guaranteed three workout appointments each week, for 45 minute sessions.
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People are still talking about the Tech-UVa Football game--but they are talking about what happened on the sidelines.
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Let's head into the sports office and hear from Mike Stevens who has the latest in tonight's Ticker.

S5-Stuff


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Good evening everybody and welcome to tour two minute sports ticker.
We start off the new week still waiting for word out of Charlottesville concerning what if any disciplinary action will be taken against long-time
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UVa athletic trainer Joe Gieck.
ON the final play of Saturday's emotional game against Virginia Tech, Gieck stuck his left leg out in an apparent effort of trip Hokie Safety Antonio Banks, who avoided his leg and wound up in the endzone.
Both the ACC office in Greensboro, and UVa officials say at this time they do not have anything to say concerning the incident.
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The University of Kentucky athletic program has spoken.
This afternoon, Athletic director C.M. Newton, sitting on your left, gave head football coach Billy Curry a vote of confidence.
Curry's record in his six years at UK is just 22 and 45. but Newton says the team is improving.
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A wild and woolly finish to last night's Chiefs-Oilers in the Astrodome.
With the score tied and Houston trying to run out the clock and get to overtime - Houston's Todd McNair fumbles with under a minute to go and the Chiefs Mark Collins runs it in the endzone from 34 yards out to give the 10-and-1 Chiefs and 20-to-13 win.
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S5-NFL


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The NBA has certainly done nothing to enhance its image this season.
With replacement refs on the courts, fights have gone into the stands.
Players in the league are getting a black eye in more ways than one with their multi-million dollar contract and preschool behavior.
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But this afternoon a good ole good deed changed a few attitudes as members of the Miami Heat went into the economically depressed areas of the city and passed out 500 free thanksgiving turkeys.
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((BIMBO COLES/MIAMI HEAT GUARD:))
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Much more coming up at six including the plans for next month's Nations Bank holiday high school basketball tournament.
Have a nice evening everybody. take a break

5-Skater


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Two time Olympic gold-medalist Sergei Grinkov collapsed and died today on the ice.
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Grinkov was skating with his wife during practice for the Stars on Ice program in Lake Placid, New York.
The 28-year old died of an apparent heart attack while lifting his wife in routine program.
It is unknown if his wife was injured in the fall.
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5-Diana


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Some 15 million Britons are expected to tune in to the tube tonight-- to watch the B-B-C's interview with Princess Diana.
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It's being called "Dallas at the Palace" and "Diana-Rama Day"-- in anticipation of the B-B-C "Panorama" broadcast.
The program reportedly consists of a long and juicy interview with Princess Diana, where she talks frankly about her seperation from Prince Charles and her life as royalty.
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Security HAS been tight on the exact contents of the interview-- but if the papers are right, Diana will reveal that she does not want a divorce from Prince Charles-- the heir to the British throne.
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Deer hunters were armed with anticipation, as the general firearms season opened this morning in western Virginia.
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And by most indications, their aim was true.
Local game checking stations confirm a busy beginning to the deer season, without any new reports of serious injury to hunters.
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weather and sports in half an hour on NEWS-7 at SIX. We'll check in with area hunters, and bring you the rest of the news,