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Up next on News 7 at five-
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A train carrying chemcials derails bursting into flames in California-
Girl Scout Cookies go hi Tech. We'll tell you about the newest selling strategy.
Plus it's on its way back- More winter weather on the way.
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Wx-Heads
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Here we go again. A snow storm arrives later tonight and continues on Friday. Snow totals could reach a foot in some areas.

Medical-heads


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And on Health Check-- we'll visit Roanoke's new Center for Bariatric Medicine.
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They're using a combination of drugs to produce weight loss in patients.
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((THAT MEDICATION MAKES YOU FEEL LIKE YOU JUST ATE. IT'S NOT JUST THAT YOU'RE NOT HUNGRY. THERE'S THIS FULL, SATISFIED FEELING IN YOU ALL THE TIME.))
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Haven't we been here before? The region prepares for ANOTHER frosty visit from Old Man Winter.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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Good Evening this is NEWS-7 at FIVE, I'm Jean Jadhon.
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Snow, sleet, freezing rain-- they are all on the way, and just in time for the weekend.
The big questions as always-- how much and when?
Meteorologist Robin Reed is tracking the storm in the NEWS-7 Weather Center. toss to robin

5-Cold


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It is cold air gripping the Midwest.
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In Chicago they're asking just how low can it go?
Eleven below last night prompted the city to double team a special task force to get people off the streets and into shelters.
34 year old James Marion is an out of work dishwasher- who would rather sleep in the street than go to a shelter.
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((HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN SLEEPING OUT HERE LIKE THIS? SINCE BEFORE CHRISTMAS, AROUND THANKSGIVING.)) 10:03:03 ((SOMETIMES YOU CAN'T CONVINCE THEM BUT YOU KEEP TRYING.))
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Temperatures in the Chicago area are averaging 25 degrees below normal.
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5-Train-Derail


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A train jumped the tracks in California this morning- exploding into a ball of fire.
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Rescue crews found the body of one crew member.
Another is missing and at least 20-people are hurt.
The ball of fire and black smoke filled the morning sky- waking people who lived nearby.
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((GERALD DAVIS/EYEWITNESS: FAN EXPLOSION. IT LIT THE BACK OF THE MORMAN ROCKS, JUST RED AS A BEET AND I TOLD MY SON, COME ON GET OUT OF BED. WE'VE GOTTA GO DOWN AND CHECK IT OUT WHAT HAPPENED.))
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The 49-car freight train was carrying hazardous chemicals-
Firefighters fearing the chemicals were unable to fight back.
Emergency crews did evacuate people who lived nearby and closed down Interstate 15.
The injured include ten police officers who complained of shortness of breath, chest pains and skin rashes.
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5-Clayborne


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A Danville judge did not take long to convict Phil Dennis Clayborne of robbery and first degree murder.
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Judge James Ingram made his decision just minutes after the defense rested its case without calling any witnesses.
Clayborne was convicted of strangling 32- year old Angel Lewis Dejesus
(De-HEY-seus) of New Jersey.
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His body was discovered outside a Danville home last July.
Dejesus travelled from New Jersey to visit a childhood friend.
Members of his family say they can begin to heal now that the trial is over.
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((CARMEN MARTANZ/VICTIM'S SISTER-IN-LAW: JUSTICE WAS SERVED BY THE COURT OF DANVILLE. AS FAR AS MY FAMILY, WE'RE HAPPY THAT IT IS ALREADY OVER WITH AND MY SISTER CAN START HER NEW LIFE WITH THE GIRLS, YOU KNOW, IN PATTERSON, NEW JERSEY. WE'RE JUST GLAD ITS OVER WITH AND JUST WAS SERVED. ))
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Clayborne will be sentenced in March.

5-Regional-Jail


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The New River Valley Regional Jail Authority is rolling out the welcome mat for Wythe County.
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The authority voted to invite Sheriff Wayne Pike to discuss the possibilities of joining its plans.
The jail it has proposed would house prisoners from Radford and Giles, Grayson and Pulaski Counties.
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((BOB LLOYD/JAIL AUTHORITY CHAIRMAN: WE HAVEN'T COMMUNICATED WITH WYTHE COUNTY AT ALL. WE FEEL LIKE THIS PROJECT HAS SOME OBLIGATION REGIONALLY TO OFFER WYTHE COUNTY AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE A PART OF THE PLAN. ))
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Wythe County's aging jail has continual maintenance and overcrowding problems.
But Sheriff Pike says with two interstate highways to patrol, he can't spare deputies to drive prisoners as far as the New River authority's proposed jail site in Dublin.
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((WAYNE PIKE/WYTHE CO. SHERIFF: WE HAVE A CONTINUING PROBLEM ALL THE TIME. WE'RE JUST SO BUSY WE DON'T HAVE TIME TO WORRY ABOUT TRANSPORTING PEOPLE LONG DISTANCES. ))
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Pike has asked Wythe supervisors to consider a new county jail, or a regional jail to serve Wythe, Bland, Carroll, Grayson and Smyth counties.
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Straight ahead-- the General Assembly is putting the brakes on a bill that could have raised the speed limit.
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And a little later, this is isn't your mother's Girl Scout troop-- as Dosie-Dos, Thin Mints and Tag-A-Longs hit the internet.
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On Health Check-- the field of bariatrics.
We'll visit a new clinic that's opened in Roanoke, treating obesity with medication. 2-SHOT
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February is Heart Month-- what can you do to observe it?
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Patrick catches up with the American Heart Association for some tips. when NEWS-7 at FIVE continues. cc sponsor

5-Speed-Limit


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The Virginia Senate Transporation Committee put the brakes on a bill today that would have raised speed limits on rural interstates.
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Ellen Qualls is in the state capitol newsroom.
What drove this bill to defeat today?
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(ROLL CUE: ...auto accidents.)
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( Question: What will happen in the House?)


5-Chirac


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France's president spoke to Congress today- getting a round of applause on one topic in particular.
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((JACQUES CHIRAC/FRENCH PRESIDENT: FRANCE HAS ENDED ONCE AND FOR ALL ITS NUCLEAR TESTING...APPLAUSE.))
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Jacques Chirac says France is finished with nuclear testing.
He says the two nations must together promote disarmament and combat weapons of mass destruction.
Many Democrats boycotted today's speech saying France's end to nuclear testing was too late to win their applause.
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5-Polls


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A new front-runner in the Republican Party could emerge in the New Hampshire primary.
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In a poll released by a Boston newspaper and television station-- Steve Forbes has the support of 31 percent of those questioned over 22 percent for Senator Bob Dole.
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With new evidence of his popularity Presidential Candidate Forbes isn't making predictions.
But he admits he's gaining momentum.
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Dole says he'll keep plugging along despite trailing in the polls.
The expected GOP front-runner is shrugging off the new survey.
Dole says if he worried about every poll, he'd get "an Excedrin Headache."

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"Don't Die of embarrassment" that's the theme of American Heart Month.
So what can you do to stay heart healthy?
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5-HEART-MONTH


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February is National Heart Month, and with that in mind,DOUBLE BOX JEAN/PATRICK
fitnesss Guru Patrick Evans is hot on the health trail.
Patrick, seriously, what can folks do to stay healthy?
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DOUBLE BOX PATRICK/ROBIN
Stats
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Stick around--- a big battle is brewing in U-Hall-- Mike has a preview of

tonight's Maryland/U-V-A game.
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And on Health Check--
A report on the treatment of obesity using the medications fenfluramine and phentermine.
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The drugs have been around a while-- what's new is combining the two.
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((I HAVE LOST ALMOST 40- POUNDS, I FEEL WONDERFUL. I HAVE NO HUNGER. I HAVE MORE ENERGY THAN I HAVE HAD SINCE I WAS 15. ))
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5-Bariatrics


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About 50-million American adults are obese-- it's a problem that leads to many health concerns-- from cardiac and blood pressure problems to joint ailments.
But now, at Roanoke's new Center for Bariatric Medicine, they believe they've got a way to help some patients take the weight off.
They're using medications that have been around for years....the trick now though, is the way they're COMBINED.
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((HELEN ANDERSON/BARIATRICS PATIENT: I HAVE FOUGHT THIS WEIGHT PROBLEM SINCE I WAS A KID I HAVE LOST AND GAINED SO MANY TIMES, AND A FEW YEARS AGO I DECIDED I WOULD NEVER DO THIS AGAIN UNLESS I COULD BE CONVINCED IT WAS A PERMANENT SOLUTION SOMEWHERE. ))
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Helen Anderson believes she may have found that solution, with a combination of the drugs Fenfluramine and Phentermine.
She started on the medications at a Northern Virginia clinic, and has since transferred to Roanoke's Center for Bariatric Medicine.
The result-- since the end of September, she's lost 40 pounds.
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((HELEN ANDERSON: THIS MEDICATION GIVES YOU SO MUCH POWER, YOU HAVE THE ABILITY TO MAKE DECISIONS ABOUT YOUR FOODS, INSTEAD OF YOUR BODY DEMANDING THE FOOD. ))
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((BONNIE LEE/REGISTERED NURSE: THEY INCREASE METABOLISM, THEY DECREASE APPETITE. ONE OF THE MEDICINES ACTS ON SERATONIN, A BRAIN CHEMICAL WHICH SEEMS TO BE INVOLVED IN HUNGER, AND ALSO INVOLVED IN CRAVINGS A LOT. AND IT HELPS A LOT TO DECREASE THOSE. THE OTHER IS A STIMULANT, AND ACTS ON DOPAMINE, AND DECREASES HUNGER THAT WAY. ))
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Not all patients though are candidates for the treatment-- a full physical is performed to look at the patient's total health.
And for some, there are side effects-- ranging from dry mouth, to sedation, to short term memory loss.
Still, some physicians and dieticians say for patients who can tolerate the medication-- it may be a solution to a serious problem.
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((MARILYN DONATO/REGISTERED DIETICIAN: I'M HERE TO LOOK AND SEE FOR MYSELF HOW EFFECTIVE THEY WOULD BE. BECAUSE IN THE PAST-- IT'S A VERY COMPLICATED PROBLEM, OBESITY, SO I'M WILLING TO TRY OTHER THINGS THAT WILL HELP THE PATIENTS. ))
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Other drugs are currently up for F-D-A consideration-- like Dexfenfluramine, already used in 50 different countries.
The drug Sibutramine is being considered as not only an appetite suppressant, but also a way to increase the metabolic rate.
Appetite suppressant aren't the only weight maintenance alternatives-- a fat blocker called Orlistat is also undergoing long-term study.
Even the drug Prozac-- given in large doses-- has produced weight loss in the research lab.
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((BONNIE LEE: IT'S SUCH A MAJOR HEALTH PROBLEM AND DOCTORS ARE STARTING TO LOOK AT THIS NOW AND HAVE COMPASSION FOR THESE PATIENTS AND THEY ARE GETTING TO LOOK AT IT AS A MEDICAL PROBLEM. THIS IS NOT A PROBLEM OF GLUTTONY OR OF WILLPOWER. OR OF MORALITY. THIS IS A MEDICAL PROBLEM AND IT NEEDS TO BE TREATED AS A MEDICAL PROBLEM. ))
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The Center for Bariatric Medicine is a member of the American Association of Bariatric Physicians.
It also prescribes to the teachings of Dr. Steven Lamm, author of "Thinner At Last." pinnacle board
Dr. Lamm will be speaking in the area on Saturday February 10th, at six-p.m. at the Hotel Roanoke. pinnacle page two
For ticket information, call the Center for Bariatric Medicine at 540-982-0250.
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2-SHOT-TOSS
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N-F-L teams continue the exodus from their hometowns.
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Mike tells us about the latest team's plans in tonight's ticker.

S5-Stuff


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Good afternoon everybody and welcome to the Thursday night two minute sports ticker.
Let's begin tonight with news of yet another NFL franchsie on the move.
Team officials in Seattle have confirmed at this hour that the Seahawks are leaving Washington state for California.
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Seahawks owner Ken Behring is meeting with King County officials in Seattle to work out details of the departure.
The Seahawks still have 10 years left on their lease agreement at the Kingdome.
If the move is approved they will play next season in the Rose Bowl in Pasadena.
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Also tonight former Ferrum star Chris Warren has signed a new contract with the Seahawks.
The new agreement will pay the All-Pro running back 10 million dollars over the next three years.
Warren played his high school ball in Northern Virginia at Robinson high.
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Also, tonight the Steelers have fired offensive coordinator Ron Erhardt and tight ends coach Pat Hodgson.
Apparently their play calling was too conservative in the Super Bowl.
Turning to college basketball, the Roanoke College Maroons are in action tonight at 7:30 at the Bast center in a huge ODAC battle with first place Bridgewater.
The Eagles knocked off Roanoke in Bridgewater earlier this season.

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We'll have highlights and postgame of that game for your tonight, plus don't forget coming up at 8 this evening right here on your hometown station UVa hosts Maryland.
The season is now at the halfway point and the Virginia Cavaliers are below the 500 mark with the Terps in town tonight.
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The Cavaliers are 7 and 9 overall and just 2 and 5 in the A-C-C.
And besides an out of conference game with Old dominion coming up, the rest of the Cavaliers games are in conference, which makes tonight's game all the more important.
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Coming up at six Roy Stanley will have more on the Cavaliers struggles this season as they try to get back on a positive note before tournament time.
Have a nice night everybody. take a break

5-internet-cookies


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Earlier this week we tagged along on the Girl Scout Cookie Drive.
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But the traditional scenes of young girl scouts knocking on neighborhood doors could soon be a thing of the past.
In Boston, it's not your mother's girl scout troop--SUPER=03-Boston;

the organization is going high-tech--selling cookies on the internet.
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((HERE WE HAVE THE THIN MINT DISPLAY. YOU CAN LOOK AT THE NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION WHICH IS RIGHT HERE. ))
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You make your selection through the World Wide Web and charge it to your credit card.
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((NICOLE HENLEY/GIRL SCOUT: IT IS REALLY CONVENIENT AND IT IS REALLY EASY TO USE. IT'S NOT HARD. IT'S VERY CLICK AND SURF KIND OF THING. IT IS VERY, VERY EASY.))
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This is the first troop in the country to peddle its cookies on the Internet.
The Girl Scouts say it helps reach another audience and brings in many more sales.
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The latest plans to redevelop Henry Street have run into vocal opposition.
And today, the Roanoke Housing Authority decided to delay its presentation to city council.
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Keith Humphry is in the newsroom with more on that.
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Jean, the housing authority was scheduled to detail its land use plan for Henry Street on Monday afternoon.
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The proposal calls for an 18- million dollar development of retail businesses, restaurants, and offices.
but complaints in two public meetings have prompted officials to slow down.
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We'll hear from the Housing Authority
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and bring you the rest of the news, weather and sports on NEWS-7 AT SIX. (ad lib bye) ANCHOR=Jean