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Federal authorities launch an extensive safety review of ValuJet today following Saturday's crash in the Everglades.
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And a 10- year- old Colorado boy is being held in a toddler's death. wx-head
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News 7 Mornin' is next.

Roanoke-Shooting


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Police say a Roanoke man is dead after being shot by his girlfriend's brother.
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20- year- old Marvin Williams was shot in the face yesterday at his home on Grayson Avenue.
25- year- old Eric Tyrone Waller allegedly walked into the house where his sister and Williams lived, brandished a handgun, and shot Williams.
Waller later turned himself in at the police department.
He's been charged with first degree murder.
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Grayson-Fatal


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A Galax man is dead following a car accident last night.
It happened before midnight on Route 89 in Grayson County.
Police say 34-year-old Carl Elwood Moser Junior was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Jacob Felts, when the car ran off the road.
Moser was thrown from the vehicle and died instantly.
Felts was taken to Twin County Community Hospital, where his condition is not being released.
No word on the cause of the accident.


ValuJet-CRASH


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Roosevelt Tillman, of Lynchburg and two former sheriff's deputies from Prince William County are listed among those who died in the weekend crash of a ValuJet plane in Florida.
Meantime, investigators of the National Transportation Safety Board say they've found some clues in their search for the cause of the crash of Flight 592.
But mucky everglades will make their investigation one of the most difficult ever.
Byron Harlan reports from Dade County.
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Searchers recovered the first remains by day's end, and covered them with green tarps, protected below red tents.
Search teams wearing waders took to the water for an up-close inspection of the crash scene.
They fished articles of clothing and small pieces of wreckage out of the murky everglades. At one point they came upon what appeared to be one of the plane's tires.
They have found both of the dc-9's engines, but they remain submerged. they have not yet found the flight recorders, which investigators hope will shed some light on what happened to flight 592.
The national transportation safety board confirms the navigator radioed that the plane was filled with smoke just before the crash.
The everglades are posing an immense challenge to investigators. the mucky combination of water and mud is said to be up to 40-feet thick in some places, making it virtually impossible to extract bodies or airplane parts. one idea is to build a pontoon bridge from a nearby levy.
Another is to build a dam around the spot and drain all the water.
One thing seems certain, this salvage won't be ending any time soon.
As for valujet, the faa is launching an intensive review of the airline's safety and maintenance procedures. but both the company and the u.s. transportation secretary reassure travelers that despite past problems, the airline is as safe as any other. Byron Harlan CBS News Miami.))

BOY-SLAIN


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A 10- year- old boy is being held in Colorado in the fatal beating of an 18-month-old girl he was babysitting.
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Officials say it appears the little girl was hit several times with a blunt metal object.
Police are also questioning the boy's father.
They say they've responded to disturbance calls at his home many times over the years.
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Simpson


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O-J Simpson is scheduled to appear on a television talk show in London later today.
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He'll also address the Oxford debating society.
Simpson played golf in the British capitol yesterday, ignoring reporters' questions about the murder of his ex-wife Nicole and Ron Goldman.
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1-Sports


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Lance Armstrong makes it two in a row.
Roy Stanley has details of his victory in the Tour DuPont.
Good morning Roy.
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SOUTHERN-VIRGINIA


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The Southern Virginia College for Women commencement marked the end of the school as it has existed for 130 years.
Today new owners take over the college.
Denise Allen was in Buena Vista for the beginning of the transition.
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(( Through 130 years and name changes, Southern Virginia College has always been a two year school for women.
This commencement marks the end of that tradition. ((BRENNEN O'NEILL/'96 GRADUATE: I'M GLAD IT'S NOT CLOSING. I'M GLAD IT'S STAYING OPEN, THE PLACE WILL STILL BE LIVING. THE CHANGE IS GOING TO BE HARD, BUT I THINK IT'S FOR THE BETTER.)) ((ERIKA GAY/'94 GRADUATE: THE TRADITION OF SOUTHER VIRGINIA COLLEGE AS WE KNOW IT WILL BE LOST. THE GROUP COMING IN HAS A LOT OF CHANGES AND PLANS.))
The change begins Monday.
That's when a group of Mormon businessmen take over the college.
They say the school will remain non-sectarian, but next year's freshmen class will include men. ((GLADE KNIGHT/NEW BOARD CHAIRMAN: WE WILL BE A FOUR YEAR COLLEGE AND WE WOULD ANTICIPATE TO FILL THE COLLEGE TO CAPACITY WHICH WOULD BE 350-400.)) ((DR ROGER BARRUS/ACADEMIC DEAN: THERE WILL ALSO BE A CODE OF STUDENT CONDUCT THAT WILL DEAL WITH ABSTINENCE FROM THOSE THINGS WHICH DON'T HELP IN LIFE SUCH AS ALCOHOL, TOBACCO AND SO ON.))
The new leaders say while the school has no religious affiliation, it will provide a much needed alternative for college students practicing the Mormon faith.
But for the final graduating class of Southern Virginia College for Women it's a bitter sweet day--one marking the beginning of their future and the end of a tradition they cherish.
Denise Allen News 7.))

GAS-PRICES


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If you're driving to work this morning, you may notice gas prices are even higher.
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The industry's Lundberg survey finds an increase of one- point- six cents per gallon-- but indicates prices may have topped out.
That's because crude oil prices are down and gas supplies are up.
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Common-Sense


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In this week's edition of Common Sense, Len Besthoff interviews a local stockbroker about the advantages of tax free municipal bonds.
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((If you're looking for a good fixed income investment, tax free municipal bonds might be a good idea, even if you're in a low tax bracket.))
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((TOM DUNKENBERGER/WHEAT FIRST BUTCHER SINGER: A 30 YEAR TREASURY BOND RIGHT NOW IS AVERAGING CLOSE TO SEVEN PERCENT. A TRIPLE A RATED TOP OF THE LINE RATED MUNICIPAL BOND IS AVERAGING ABOUT A FIVE POINT EIGHT PERCENT RETURN, BUT WHEN YOU ACCOUNT FOR TAXES, NOT PAYING TAXES ON THAT MUNICIPAL BOND, IN THE STATE OF VIRGINIA YOU DON'T PAY STATE OR FEDERAL TAXES, THAT YIELDS PEOPLE IN THE HIGHEST TAX BRACKET CLOSER TO A 10, 10 AND A QUARTER PERCENT YIELD, COMPARED TO THAT SEVEN PERCENT TAXABLE YIELD THAT YOU'RE GETTING WITH A TREASURY BOND. EVEN IN THE SMALLEST TAX BRACKET, THE LOWEST TAX BRACKET, YOU'RE STILL GETTING SEVEN AND A HALF, SEVEN AND A QUARTER PERCENT RETURN VERSUS THAT TAXABLE TREASURY AT SEVEN PERCENT.))
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2-scores


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Seattle has become the first team to advance to the N-B-A's Conference finals.
Let's take a look at the scoreboards.
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Here's a look at today's top stories.
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Federal authorities launch an extensive safety review f ValuJet today following Saturday's crash in the Everglades.
Meanwhile, "The New York Times" also reports searchers using poles have located what could be a large chunk of the plane's fuselage.
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Fire officials say it will take a few more days to determine the cause of a deadly fire at the University of North Carolina.
Yesterday morning's blaze at a fraternity house left five people dead.
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And in Colorado a 10- year- old boy is being held in the fatal beating of an 18- month- old girl he was babysitting.
Officials say it appears the little girl was hit several times with a blunt object.
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And that's what's making news on this Monday May 13th.
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Plane-crash


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Three people from Virginia were aboard the Valujet plane that crashed in Florida on Saturday.
Roosevelt Tillman of Lynchburg and two former sheriff's deputies from Prince William County are listed among the 109 passengers on flight 592.
A large section of the plane is reportedly sitting under the grassy muck of the Everglades.
"The New York Times" reports searchers using sticks to probe the mud discovered a piece 20 to 30 feet wide and up to 70 feet long, which could be part of the fuselage.
Police sources, meanwhile, say the first body parts have been found.
Byron Harlan reports from Dade County.
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(( Searchers recovered the first remains by day's end, and covered them with green tarps, protected below red tents.
Search teams wearing waders took to the water for an up-close inspection of the crash scene.
They fished articles of clothing and small pieces of wreckage out of the murky everglades. At one point they came upon what appeared to be one of the plane's tires.
They have found both of the dc-9's engines, but they remain submerged. they have not yet found the flight recorders, which investigators hope will shed some light on what happened to flight 592.
The national transportation safety board confirms the navigator radioed that the plane was filled with smoke just before the crash.
The everglades are posing an immense challenge to investigators. the mucky combination of water and mud is said to be up to 40-feet thick in some places, making it virtually impossible to extract bodies or airplane parts. one idea is to build a pontoon bridge from a nearby levy.
Another is to build a dam around the spot and drain all the water.
One thing seems certain, this salvage won't be ending any time soon.
As for valujet, the faa is launching an intensive review of the airline's safety and maintenance procedures. but both the company and the u.s. transportation secretary reassure travelers that despite past problems, the airline is as safe as any other. Byron Harlan CBS News Miami.))

Emergency-Landing


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An emergency landing in Indianapolis.
The loss of cabin pressure forced an American Trans Air plane to land last night at Indianapolis International Airport.
More than 100 people were aboard the Boeing 727. No serious injuries were reported.
Flight 406 was en route from Chicago to St. Petersburg, Florida when it was forced to land.

Toddler-Slain


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A 10- year- old Colorado boy is the suspect in the brutal beating death of an 18-month old girl.
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Police say the boy was babysitting the little girl inside his home.
Officials say it appears she was hit several times with a blunt metal object.
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The boy is now being held in a juvenile detention center.
Police are also questioning his father.
They say they've responded to disturbance calls at his home many times over the years.
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Frat-fire


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Investigators in North Carolina say it will take a few days to determine the cause of a fire that ripped thru a fraternity house, killing five people.
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It came just hours before graduation at the University of North Carolina.
Three others were injured in the blaze at the PHI GAMMA DELTA House.
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mitchell-fire


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Fire investigators in Atlanta say evidence at the burned out home of the author of "Gone With The Wind" indicates the house was deliberately set on fire.
The Margaret Mitchell home was to open to the public next month.
80-percent of it was destroyed.
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3-Sports


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In sports, Roy Stanley has highlights of the N-B-A playoffs.
Good morning Roy.
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Fatal


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A Galax man was killed, and another man sent to the hospital following a car accident last night.
It happened before midnight on Route 89 in Grayson County.
Police say 34-year-old Carl Elwood Moser Junior was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Jacob Felts, when the car ran off the road.
Moser was thrown from the vehicle and died instantly.
Felts was taken to Twin County Community Hospital, where his condition is not being released.
No word on the cause of the accident.


Shooting


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A Roanoke man is charged with first degree murder in the shooting of his sister's boyfriend.
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20- year- old Marvin Williams was shot in the face yesterday at his home on Grayson Avenue.
Police say 25- year- old Eric Tyrone Waller walked into the house where his sister and Williams lived, brandished a handgun, and shot Williams.
Waller later turned himself in at the police department.
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Police-Homepage


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It's been less than a year since the Roanoke County Police Department started its homepage but already it's getting worldwide attention.
Beth Myer reports a new crime prevention feature on the Homepage has a Japanese company looking into the idea.
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A new and intriguing feature which has captured the attention of one Japanese company is the Anonymous Tips section. The group is here documenting ways Americans use computers.
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The Anonymous Tips section has been running for a couple of months and police say it has received four good leads on drug cases and suspicious activity. Beth Myer, News 7 Roanoke County.))

4-scores


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In Carolina League action --
Salem lost to Durham, while
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Lynchburg beat Prince William. Let's take a look at the scoreboards.
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