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Next on News Seven.
It's a narrow lead, one apparently
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not enough to keep Russian President Boris Yeltsin out of a July runoff with his Communist challenger.
The star city is shinning a little brighter tonight after its All-America ranking.
Also in Roanoke wild animals cause a stir in some neighborhoods.
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The news is next.

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Good evening.
It's a narrow lead, one apparently
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not enough to keep Russian President Boris Yeltsin out of a July runoff election with his Communist challenger.
Yeltsin leads with 34 percent to Gennady Zyuganov's (gah-nah-dee ZOO-gah-noff's) 32 percent.
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The Mill Mountain Star may be shinning a little brighter tonight as Roanoke is named an All-America city.
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Also in Roanoke wild animals cause a stir in some neighborhoods.
A snake and a bear make a surprise visit.
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We'll bring you that story and more at eleven.

Clifton-Drowning


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News Seven has just learned from Clifton Forge Police that a drowning has taken place in a creek.
Police and rescue squad members are on the scene.
Authorities have not confirmed the identity or age of the person.

Russian-Elections


ANCHOR=Ron
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It's a narrow lead-- one apparently not enough to keep Russian President Boris Yeltsin out of a July runoff election with his Communist challenger.
With 55 percent of the vote counted, Yeltsin leads with 35 percent-- a small margin over his challenger who has 32 percent.
But fifty percent is needed for a victory.
Jonathan Sanders has more.
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SUPER=03-Vladivostok, Russia; :00
SUPER=03-Moscow; :26 Quick!!!
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(( Officials are now counting the votes in the first presidential election since Russia became an independent state.
A CBS News exit poll indicates Yeltsin has a 6 point lead over Zuganov.
YELTSIN, YELTSIN, ZUGYANOV.
The official results won't be in for hours, as the millions of paper ballots have to be counted by hand.
Boris Yeltsin voted early... and the Yeltsin camp was hoping for a heavy turnout--that apparently didn't happen.
VYACHESLAV NIKONOV/YELTSIN RE-ELECTION COMMITTEE
NARR: IT TILTS THINGS TOWARD THE COMMUNISTS--THEIR SUPPORTERS ARE MORE DISCIPLINED AND-- WE'RE WORRIED HE ADMITTED.
SANDERS/REPORTING ON CAMERA: WITH NINE MEN RUNNING AGAINST HIM, INCUMBENT BORIS YELTSIN HAD AN UPHILL FIGHT TO WIN THIS ELECTION OUTRIGHT. BETWEEN THE VARIOUS CANDIDATES MANY MORE RUSSIANS VOTED AGAINST HIM, THAN FOR HIM.
Communist Gennadyi Zuganov was happy when he voted this morning...believing he is riding an anti-yeltsin, anti-reform wave.
Zugyanov may have done better than expected, but the presidential contest still has another round to go - then it'll be just Yeltsin and Zugyanov in a head to head run-off.
Jonathan Sanders, CBS News, Moscow.))
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The U-S is prepared to deal with the results of the Russian election.
But a top State Department official offers a warning.
Strobe Talbott says there will be repercussions if there is any retreat from economic reform.
He says that may result in a loss of U-S influence with international financial institutions.

Israel


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An off-duty Israeli police officer was shot and killed and his wife was wounded today by a suspected Palestinian gunmen on the West Bank.
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The couple's 18-month-old son, who was being carried by his mother, escaped unhurt.
An Israeli official says the policeman's wife was shot twice in the chest in a northern village.
The policeman was wearing civilian clothes when he and his family entered a toy shop in the village.
No one has been arrested.
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All-America


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The "Star City" is now in a league of its own.
Last night the National Civic League named Roanoke an All America community.
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(( The 47-year-old award program recognizes ten communities each year for the innovative way they meet challenges such as crime, racial discord, and joblessness.
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((DAVID BOWERS/ROANOKE MAYOR: WE'RE GLAD TO BE HOME TO ONE OF THE TEN GREAT CITIES IN AMERICA--ROANOKE, YEAH!!))
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A victorious Roanoke delegation arrived home to cheers.
They say projects like the renovation of the Jefferson Center, the Hotel Roanoke and the trash train and transfer station put Roanoke ahead of the rest.
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((DAVID BOWERS/ROANOKE MAYOR: WE THINK IT SAYS A LOT ABOUT THE THEME WE TRY TO CONVEY TO OTHER PEOPLE ACROSS THE NATION THAT HERE IN ROANOKE WE HAVE A PARTICIPATORY LOCAL GOVERNMENT.))
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((BOB HERBERT/ROANOKE CITY MGR: CITIES IN THE UNITED STATES ALONG WITH ROANOKE ARE TRYING TO SOLVE MANY PROBLEMS. AND THIS IS A CELEBRATION ABOUT THOSE COMMUNITIES WILLING TO WORK WITH BUSINESS, NEIGHBORHOODS, THE PRIVATE SECTOR, ALONG WITH CITY GOVERNMENT.))
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This is the fifth time Roanoke has won the award.
Cleveland is the only other city to have been honored as many times.
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The 10 winners were chosen from 30 finalists.
The other winners include WESTminster, CA-- New Orleans, LA-- Buffalo, NY and Hartsville, South Carolina.

RENTAL-INSPECTION


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Roanoke city officials, landlords and citizen groups have been working on a rental inspection program since January.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke/January;


That's when a house fire killed a woman and four of her grandchildren in rental property in southeast Roanoke.
Council will vote on the latest proposal tomorrow afternoon.
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Gone from the plan are mandatory yearly inspections and 75 dollar fines for landlords who refuse to cooperate.
Landlords also won't have to submit lists of their property-- and property inspections will only occur voluntarily.
Neighboring cities Lynchburg and Salem require rental properties to undergo mandatory yearly inspections.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER
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Coming up on News-7,
Volunteers are trying to encourage boat safety on Smith Mountain Lake.
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And,
Marchers were on the streets of Danville this morning, trying to spread the message that fathers deserve the same parenting rights as mothers.
But first, let's check in with Kimberly...
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Wx ad lib
Tranquil skies across much of the region tonight--
But we still have the threat of scattered thunderstorms-- which will also linger over the next few days.
More about that in the forecast-- but first, let's check out the warm temperatures across the area.... Roll Lake Levels MUSIC UP FULL
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Fathers-March


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TAPE 96-37
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A Danville organization used Father's Day as a way to promote the rights of all parents.
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Nearly 40- men, women and children marched through downtown Danville carrying signs bearing messages such as "Remember the Children" and "Children Need Fathers, Too."
The event was organized by a newly formed group called "Equal Parents, Equal Time".
Organizers say their goal is to ensure both parents are given equal visitation.
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((BARRY KOPLEN/PARENT:WE ARE IN SUPPORT OF BOTH PARENTS BEING AN ACTIVE AND EQUAL PART OF THEIR CHILDREN'S LIVES IN MATTERS THAT CONCERN DIVORCE AND SEPARATED FAMILIES AND THE BEST WAY TO DO THAT IS TO MAKE SURE THAT THE CHILDREN KNOW THAT THEIR PARENTS ARE THERE EQUALLY, THAT THEY ARE EQUALLY THERE-- WE THINK THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE OF YOUNGER MINOR CHILDREN. DONA KNOWLES/PARENT: EVEN IN DIVORCE I STILL BELIEVE THAT A FAMILY UNIT EXISTS AND I TRULY BELIEVE THAT WHEN PARENTS REALIZE THAT IT WILL CUT DOWN ON THE COURT INTERVENTION, PARENTS SHOULD BE ABLE TO WORK TOGETHER FOR THE BEST INTEREST OF THEIR CHILD. THE CHILD SHOULD NOT BE USED AS A PAWN OR AN OBJECT IN A DIVORCE CASE. ))
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Donna Knowles reminded the crowd of success stories.
Knowles and her former spouse have worked out a positive arrangement which she says has helped her young daughter become a well adjusted child.
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Boys-State


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A junior version of the State Legislature in under way in Central Virginia.
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The '96 session of the American Legion Boys State kicked off today at Liberty University.
The annual program attracts more than 800 of the top high school- rising seniors in the commonwealth.
It's designed to help students learn about state and local government.
Lieutenant Governor Don Beyer along with Attorney General Jim Gilmore and Governor George Allen will address the boys later this week.
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Job-Service


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Bath County officials say a new job service will help develop an untapped natural resource.
People with mental and physical disabilities will soon learn job skills from Jackson River Enterprises-- A satellite operation of the organization will open in the rural region.
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Organizers say their mission is to address the needs of individuals and provide the training needed to help them live independently.
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((DEBBIE ANDERSON/JACKSON RIVER ENTERPRISES: AFTER THAT JOB SERVICE SPECIALIST LEARNS THE JOB THEN THE CLIENT WITH A DISABILITY COMES AND SHE WILL TRAIN THEM. AN INDIVIDUAL IS TRAINED UNTIL THE JOB SERVICE SPECIALIST IS NO LONGER NEEDED.)) ((WE ARE HELPING PROMOTE WITHIN OUR COMMUNITY A WORTH WHICH THEY CAN THEN GIVE BACK TO THE COMMUNITY BY SEEKING A JO AND THEN SPENDING THEIR MONEY ALSO IN THE COMMUNITY. IT'S A JOB CREATION OPPORTUNITY.))
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SUPER=01-Claire Collins/Bath Co. Administrator; :13
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County officials say Bath has a population of around five thousand people.
It is estimated that more than 60 could use the services of Jackson River Enterprises.
The Bath County facility will open later this summer.

Business-Review


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A wheel manufacturing plant is planned for Russell County.
A newspaper is sold in Danville,
And, cities from our area move up on a new survey.
SS=Business Review


Len Besthoff recaps the week's top economic stories in southwest and central Virginia with the News-7 Business Review.
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(( Nat Sot
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Wintergreen will spend seven million dollars to expand its golf operation.
It's the biggest project at the Nelson County resort in a decade.
Roanoke, Lynchburg, and Danville all moved up the ladder in Money Magazine's new list of America's best cities, placing 62nd, 73rd, and 138th.
The first manufacturer to move into the Dublin Industrial Park plans to expand.
The Aeromotive Systems Company, which makes truck parts for the Volvo-GM plant in town, expects to increase its employment from 30 to 100 people.
The CB Fleet Company of Lynchburg has won a lawsuit against rival Smith Kline Beecham.
A jury ruled Smith Kline Beecham made a misleading advertisement involving Fleet's Summer's Eve product.
A Roanoke spring water company has filed for bankruptcy.
Quibell says that's the only way a Richmond investment firm would agree to purchase it.
The Danville Register and Bee has a new owner.
Media General will purchase it for 38 million dollars.
Reynolds Metals announced it will build an automotive wheel manufacturing plant in Russell County.
It'll employ up to 125 people- -at first- -with the potential of employing more than a thousand.
Checking the Dow Jones Industrial Average for the week, it dropped about 48 points, closing at 5649.451.
Len Besthoff, with the News-7 Business Review. Nat Sot
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Tease#2

Soft Music Under
ANCHOR=Ron
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When News 7 continues,
A visitor to Roanoke today was more curious than the average bear--
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And,
Someone's seven foot long pet takes a trip to the local convenience store.
Stay with us.
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Lake-Volunteers


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TAPE# 96-35
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Now boaters on Smith Mountain Lake can call in the Coast Guard.
The United States Coast Guard is patrolling the lake.
And as Denise Allen reports these men and women say they're here to protect and serve.
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((
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((HELLO THIS IS MR. PERDUE AT SMITH MOUNTAIN. WE'RE GOING IN SERVICE AS OF 10-HUNDRED HOURS. THANK YOU HAVE A SAFE DAY.))
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Members of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Search and Rescue Detachment have turned this picnic area into an operations center.
The more than 50 volunteers use their own boats to patrol Smith Mountain Lake and help boaters in need.
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((AL PERDUE/U.S. COAST GUARD AUXILIARY: OUR FUNCTION WOULD BE TO TAKE THOSE CALLS TO CLASSIFY THEM ACCORDING TO SEVERITY AND THEN TO DISPATCH OUR RESOURCES OR TO CONTACT THE COUNTIES AND ASK FOR ASSISTANCE.))
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STAND UP TAPE 3 11:33:38 ((DENSE ALLEN/NEWS 7: DURING MOST EMERGENCIES BOATERS USE THE MARINE BAND TO CALL FOR HELP.
THE U.S.COAST GUARD AUXILIARY PLANS TO MONITOR CHANNEL 16 DURING PEAK HOURS EVERY WEEKEND FROM MEMORIAL DAY TO LABOR DAY.
AND WHILE THE AUXILIARY IS AVAILABLE TO AIDE LOCAL AUTHORITIES ON SEARCH AND RESCUE OPERATIONS--THEY SAY THEIR MAIN OBJECTIVE IS TEACHING BOATING SAFETY.))
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((PAUL HOWELL/U.S. COAST GUARD AUXILIARY: WE CAN'T MAKE PEOPLE DO THE RIGHT THING BUT WE CAN TELL THEM THE RIGHT THING TO DO.))
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SOT TAPE 2 10:22:01 COVER WITH B-ROLL
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((OUR PRESENCE USUALLY DOES TEND TO MAKE THEM THINK ALONG THE LINES OF SAFETY OR OBEYING REGULATIONS.))
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While the auxiliary reports to the U.S. Coast Guard, it does not have the power to enforce the law.
The Auxiliary is a service unit providing help where ever it is needed.
And to be a part of the team the average volunteer needs to complete more than 40 hours of on the water training and outfit their boat with special equipment.
Volunteers for the Smith Mountain detachment hail from as far away as Waynesboro.
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((SO WE HAVE EVERYTHING FROM DOCTORS AND LAWYERS TO INDIAN CHIEFS. SO YOU NAME IT. THE WHOLE GAMUT OF PROFESSIONAL CAREERS ARE HERE.))
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These man and women say they hope their vigilance pays off--by making the lake a safer place for boaters.
Denise Allen News 7.))

S-NBA


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The Chicago Bulls won their fourth N-B-A title in six years tonight beating Seattle in game six 87 to 75.
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SUPER=03-Chicago, IL/NBC SPORTS; :


Chicago led by 7 at the half but Detlef Schrempf hit the fall away cutting the lead to five.
Then the Bulls cranked it up ron Harper, who missed two games in Seattle, hits the three the lead is 10.
And Chicago goes inside to Michael Jordan he hits the reverse layup and the Bulls led the Sonics 64 to 47.
Seattle made a run near the end of the third quarter Shawn Kemp with the jumper to make it 67 to 58.
Chicago blew it open in the fourth SUPER=32-Chicago/=87/Seattle/75;

quarter and the Bulls cap the record season by winning their fourth N-B-A title.
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((MICHAEL JORDAN/MVP: )) ((SHAWN KEMP/SEATTLE FORWARD: ))
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S-MLB


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The Braves and Dodgers slugged it out in Atlanta today and Los Angeles gets the 3 to 2 win.
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A hot day in Atlanta several cars in the parking lot damaged by fire.
The Dodgers scored early. Mike Piazza gets all of this pitch sending it over the right field wall for his second homer of the game and Los angeles led 2 to nothing.
The Braves answered in their half of the fourth. Fred McGriff with the solo homer deep over the right field wall to make it 2 to 1 Dodgers.
the Dodgers would score what would prove to be the winning run in the
SUPER=35-Los Angeles/==3/Atlanta/==2;sixth. Eric Karros hits this high fly

ball to right center field. Delino DeShields tags at third to score and the Dodgers win it 3 to 2.
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S-Marlins


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Devon White hit a leadoff homer in the seventh breaking a 2 to 2 tie and Florida beats Pittsburgh 4 to 2.
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SUPER=03-Pittsburgh, PA/WBFS; :


this baby getting a cool drink in Pittsburgh this afternoon.
In the fifth, Carlos Garcia hits a line drive double to right centerfield scoring Jason Kendal and the Marlins led the Pirates 2 to 1.
Still in the fifth, Kevin Brown throws the high wild pitch allowing Garcia to score from third to tie the game at 2 to 2.
Then in the seventh White gets all SUPER=35-Florida/==4/Pittsburgh/==2;of

this pitch it hits the upper deck wall for a solo homer Florida led 3 to 2 and the Marlins win it 4 to 2.
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S-Scores


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The Father's Day posters out in Fenway this afternoon.
And in the bottom of the first Jose Canseco gets all of this pitch sending it over the Green Monster for a two run homer and his 21-st of the season.
For this score and all of today's scores lets check the boards.
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CHRYON MOTION
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Sports Tease


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And coming up, Jeff Gordon wins at Pocono Larry Holmes hangs up his gloves again.
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And Steve Jones is the 1996 U.S. Open champion.
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S-Open


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WRITER=Roy
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GRAPHIC=U.S. Open


Steve Jones missed over two years on the tour after injuring the ring finger on his left hand in a dirt bike accident.
But today Jones was the man winning the U.S. Open to become the first sectional qualifier to win the major since Jerry Pate did in 1976.
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Davis Love the third was right in the hunt but he three putted the 18-th green to drop to one under par.
It looked like Jones was ready to claim the title but at 17 he misses the putt and drops to 2 under par and a tie with yesterday's leader Tom Lehman with one hole left to play.
Lehman lost his chance at winning the tournament at the 18-th tee. His tee shot goes into the fairway bunker and his shot out was short of the green while Jones hit his within 10-feet.
Jones missed the birdie putt but he tapped out for par shooting a final round 1 under par 69 that left him 2 under for the tournament win.
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((STEVE JONES/U.S. OPEN CHAMPION: ))
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Lehman and Love tied for second place at one under par.

S-Race


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TAPE#R-33
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Jeff Gordon dominated the field and he took the checkered flag winning the UAW-GM Teamwork 500 at Pocono this afternoon.
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SUPER=03-Pocono, PA/TNN SPORTS; :


Hut Stricklin led for several laps early in the race but he gets passed here by Mark Martin on lap 41.
Rick Mast was having a strong run he worked his way into the top 10 by passing Dale Earnhardt.
Ricky Rudd also had a strong car as he moves to the front with over 150 laps to go in the 200 lap race.
But Jeff Gordon, Who started on the pole, led 37 laps early in the race and he was the leader at the halfway point.
Then South Boston's Ward Burton had engine trouble and he brings out th third caution while he was running seventh.
Rusty Wallace was the leader with 80 laps to go but while leaving the pits his car slowed forcing him to the garage area. Rusty finished 31-st.
And Dale Earnhardt had engine problems forcing his car out of the race Earnhardt finished 32-nd.
But Gordon had the stuff today he passed Geoff Bodine to take the lead and win the race, the fourth time he's won from the pole.
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((JEFF GORDON/UAW-GM TEAMWORK 500 WINNER: ))
SUPER=01-Jeff Gordon/UAW-Teamwork 500 Winner; :
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SS=Hold Logo


Rudd was second Geoff Bodine third Mark Martin fourth and Bobby Hamilton fifth.

S-Holmes


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NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
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He's said it before but this time Larry Holmes says his boxing career is over after knocking out journeyman Anthony Willis in the 8-th round.
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SUPER=03-Atlantic City, NJ/CBS SPORTS; :


Holmes enters the ring with his hands on the shoulders of his son Larry Junior
In the fourth round Willis landed his best punch of the fight a big right hook.
But Holmes known for the hard jab landed a right hook to the side of Willis head sending him to the mat for the 10 count.
The 46 year old Holmes ends his career 65 and 5 with 42 knockouts.
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Snake-Loose


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WRITER=afr
TAPE#96-51
GRAPHIC=None


A seven foot snake was loose in Roanoke today.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke;


City Police were dispatched to the "E-Z-N" on Brandon Avenue around six this evening.
A crowd gathered and watched the snake for more than twenty minutes as it slithered around the exterior of the convenience store.
Officer M-G Vineyard finally corralled the snake into a trash can.
An animal control officer arrived later-- he took the snake to the S-P-C-A.
Police say the snake is probably an escaped pet.
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wipe/wipe/wipe

Lost-Bear


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NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-50
GRAPHIC=None
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


Earlier this morning, dispatchers received several calls that a black bear was spotted near the Days Inn on Orange Avenue.
Officers chased the 100 pound bear for about 40 minutes before cornering it in a wooded area on First Street.
Then Animal Control officers tranquilized it with a gun.
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((SGT. M.C. BROWN/ROANOKE POLICE: WE HAVE IT MAINLY IN THE WINTER TIME WHEN THERE'S LESS FOOD IN THE MOUNTAINS. IT'S PRETTY RARE TO SEE THEM IN THE SUMMER IN A RESIDENTIAL AREA.))
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No one was injured during the incident.
Brown says the bear will be released back into the national forest.
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Pugsy


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NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-34
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Our final animal story this evening is a heart warming one.
A lost dog is on his way back to his owner.
In April, "Pugsy" got lost in Roanoke and ended up at a shelter.
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After some searching, shelter workers found "Pugsy's" owner in Germany.
Randy Fair is in the Army and this evening "Pugsy" boards a Delta flight to be reunited with him.
Fair says he has no idea how his dog ended up in Roanoke.
But that doesn't really matter now.
"Pugsy" left Dulles airport this evening en-route to an army base in West Germany. (----------------)