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The white house is defending first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton's "brainstorming" sessions with a spiritual advisor.
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And a Supreme Court decision could be issued today concerning V-M-I'S all male policy.

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VMI-Beyer


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TAPE# 96-51
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The U-S Supreme Court could issue its opinion later this morning concerning Virginia Military Institute's all-male admissions policy.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lexington/File Tape;


The battle over V-M-I's single- sex admissions policy has been going on since 1989.
The state- supported school created a program for female cadets called V-WIL at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton.
Lieutenant Governor Don Beyer says the state will abide by the court's decision.
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((LT. GOV. DON BEYER: I THINK WE'LL JUST WAIT AND SEE WHAT THEY SAY. I HAVE SUPPORTED V-M-I AND SUPPORTED THE MARY BALDWIN PROGRAM, BUT I'M ALSO READY TO OBEY THE LAW, WHATEVER THE SUPREME COURT DECIDES THAT IS.))
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VO-NAT


Both schools have scheduled news conferences this afternoon.
V-M-I has been male only for more than 150 years.
SUPER=03-Staunton/File Tape;


Mary Baldwin set up a military program for women as an alternative to V-M-I.
A lower court ruled that was acceptable, but the Justice Department carried the case all the way to the Supreme Court.
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ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=HOLD


NEWS-7 will have extensive coverage following the decision tonight on NEWS-7 at FIVE, Six and 11.

UNABOMBER


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Accused unabomber Ted Kaczynski is in the Sacramento, California jail this morning.
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VO-NAT
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He arrived yesterday from Montana.
Kaczysnki was arrested April third in Montana and charged last week in Sacramento on four Unabomber attacks.
Two of them were deadly.
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emergency-landing


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GRAPHIC=plane safety


A commuter plane with 32 people on board made an emergency landing on its belly in Orlando, Florida yesterday.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Orlando, FL;


The flight was arriving from the Bahamas when a hydraulic failure locked up the landing gear.
There were no injuries.
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Flooding


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It's been a year since heavy rains and high water forced evacuations in our viewing area.
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SUPER=03-Rockbridge Co./June 23, 1995;


Flooding washed out some roads and blocked others.
Rising waters threatened homes, and caused evacuations.
In some areas rain fell at the rate of three inches per hour.
Governor Allen declared a state of emergency for most of Virginia.
Rockbridge County was one of the hardest hit areas.
Last year we introduced you to two elderly couples who needed to rebuild a bridge connecting their homes to the road.
Since then, the bridge has been replaced.
But as Denise Allen reports--the waters may have receded, but they are still making waves.
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Rockbridge-Bridge


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TAPE# 96-54

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SUPER=01-Tom Higgins/Rockbridge Co. Engineer; :11
SUPER=04-September 1995; :21
SUPER=07-Daisy Hall; :36
SUPER=01-Thomas Spencer/Ramsey's Attorney; 1:14
SUPER=@Denise1; 1:23
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(( This is a tale of two bridges.
One in dis-repair.
The other an historic steel truss bridge transplanted from Collierstown to private property over the South River.
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SOT tape 1 11:27:44
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((TOM HIGGINS/ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY ENGINEER: THIS IS A ONE LANE BRIDGE THAT'S WHY THIS ONE WAS REPLACED SO A WIDER ONE COULD BE PUT IN AND THERE JUST AREN'T MANY OF THEM LEFT BECAUSE OF THE NATURE OF TRAFFIC TODAY.))
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Last year flood waters nearly washed away the bridge two families used to get to their homes.
The Ramseys and the Halls looked to the federal disaster authorities for financial aid.
A state representative told Daisy Hall to look for an out of service state bridge as a replacement.
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((DAISY HALL: THAT WAS HIS SUGGESTION. THE BEST WAY FOR US TO GO IS FIND AN OLD VDOT BRIDGE SO THAT'S WHAT WE STARTED LOOKING INTO.))
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Both the Halls and Ramseys received a federal grant to pay for a new bridge.
But the two families couldn't agree on how to spend the money and the Ramseys filed suit against the Halls.
The Ramsey's attorney says the trouble started before the flood.
He says this suit concerns well water rights and property right-of-way.
The Halls, with the help of three other property owners have put in this one lane bridge.
The Ramseys' attorney says his clients have been unable to build a bridge of their own.
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((SPENCER/RAMSEY'S ATTORNEY: THAT'S WHAT THEY'VE BEEN TRYING TO DO SINCE FEBRUARY OF THIS YEAR. BUT EVERY MOVE THEY MAKE THEY GET STYMIED BY SOME ACTION TAKEN BY SOMEONE.))
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The Hall's attorney says his clients have filed a counter suit to protect themselves.
He declined to talk on camera saying he hopes this matter can be resolved out of court.
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((THOMAS SPENCER: IT WOULD BE MY HOPE THAT THESE PEOPLE WOULD SIT DOWN AND TALK TO EACH OTHER AND FIGURE OUT A WAY TO LIVE NEXT DOOR AND A WAY TO GAIN ACCESS TO THE PUBLIC ROAD.))
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As it stands now the muddy waters under these bridges won't be cleared until these two parties meet in court this September.
Denise Allen News 7.
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1-Sports


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In sports--a record breaking day for one olympic hopeful.
Steve Mason has that story and more.
Good morning Steve.
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wildfires


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Wildfires are buring rapidly in Arizona, Utah and Nevada.
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In Northern Nevada, hundreds of people have been forced to evacuate their homes
Wildfires there have destroyed at least four houses and 30 buildings.
Firefighting efforts have been slowed by erratic winds.
The four-thousand acre blaze is threatening many other homes just 60-miles south of Reno.
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MID-EAST


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Arab leaders are calling on Israel to handle its fragile Mideast peace with care.
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SUPER=03-Cairo, Egypt;


The leaders of 21 Arab nations wrapped up their summit in Egypt telling Israel it could set back the peace process if it changes the ground rules for negotiations.
But for the new Israeli government the Arabs weren't talking peace but intimidation.
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(( BENJAMIN NETANYAHU/ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER:PEACE PROCESS CAN NOT BE MADE HOSTAGE TO AN PROIR CONDITIONS. PEACE TALKS HAVE TO BE BASE ON SECURITY OF ISRAEL AND FOR ALL THE PEOPLE IN THE REGION. ))
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Netanyahu meets with Secretary of State Warren Christopher tomorrow in Jerusalem.
The talks will set the stage for Netanyahu's visit next week to the White House.

psychic


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White House officials are coming to the defense of First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton after a new book revealed she met with a new-age self-help author and psychic researcher.
The book written by Watergate reporter Bob Woodward said consultant Jean Houston got Mrs. Clinton to hold imaginary talks with Eleanor Roosevelt.
Yesterday White House Chief of staff Leon Peneta said passages from the book have been taken out of context.
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3:03:33-59 ((TO DESCRIBE IT AS A CONSULTATION WITH PHYSICS IS TO PUT IN THE WRONG FRAME...I THINK THAT'W WHAT SHE OUGHT TO DO THIS IS A TOUGH JOB WE HAVE TO DRAW STRENGTH FROM WHEREVER WE CAN TO MAKE IT FROM DAY TO DAY. ))
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Neither the President or First Lady commented on the book yesterday after attending church.
But in a recent column Mrs. Clinton wrote that she occassionally has imaginary conversation with Mrs. Roosevelt to try and figure out what the former first lady would do if she were in her shoes.
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Women-Candidates


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When it comes to running for a political office, men greatly outnumber women.
A group called "Make Women Count" along with a Richmond law firm gave political advice to some Virginia women.
The second annual "Women in the Running" conference was held in Williamsburg over the weekend.
It teaches the fundamentals of successful campaigning to potential women candidates of any political affiliation.
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((CLAUDIA SALOMON/WOMEN IN THE RUNNING: IN 1994, WE WERE RANKED 43RD IN THE NATION IN PERCENTAGE OF WOMEN. IN 1995, WE WERE RANKED 36TH. AFTER THE 1995 ELECTION HOWEVER, WE'RE NOW RANKED 37TH. AND WE'RE 15- PERCENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY. WOMEN MAKE UP 15- PERCENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY. THAT'S COMPARED TO 21- PERCENT NATIONALLY. BUT OUR NUMBERS HAVE REALLY INCREASED.))
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In 1995, three women were newly elected to the Senate and two to the House.
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Common-Sense


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With the stocks and mutual funds hitting new highs all the time, a lot of people may be "pushing the envelope" a little when choosing their investments.
In this week's Common Sense, Len Besthoff says think twice before making a risky move you might regret later.
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((In this week's edition of Common Sense, George Brammer with A-G Edwards will tell us about how you shouldn't make unreal expectations about your investments even though the market is doing so well right now.))
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((GEORGE BRAMMER/A.G. EDWARDS: THE MARKET HAS BEEN EXTREMELY STRONG AND VERY ACTIVE AND WE'VE SEEN SOME STOCKS COME TO MARKET AT TEN DOLLARS A SHARE AND THE NEXT DAY BE UP 20, 30, 40 PERCENT. THAT'S UNREALISTIC TO EXPECT ON A REGULAR BASIS. IF YOU CAN INVEST YOUR MONEY FOR THE LONG TERM AND GET A RETURN OF 12 TO 14 PERCENT ON CONSERVATIVE STOCKS, YOU'RE DOING VERY WELL. HAVE REALISTIC EXPECTATIONS. IT'S WHEN PEOPLE GET UNREALISTIC AND SHOOT FOR THE MOON THAT THEY GET IN TROUBLE.))
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((That's this week's edition of Common Sense. Let's send it back to the newsdesk.))
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2-Scores


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On to Sports-- The Royals blanked the O's and it was a slug-fest in Detroit...for all the scores from the ballpark...let's check out the boards.
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SUPER=91-NY Yankees/==6/Cleveland/==5//Minnesota/==8/Detroit/=10;
SUPER=91-Kansas City/==4/Baltimore/==0//Seattle/==6/Chicago/==7;
SUPER=91-California/==4/Milwaukee/==8//Toronto/==5/Oakland/==4;
SUPER=91-Boston/==6/Texas/==4;
SUPER=92-San Francisco/==0/Atlanta/==1//St. Louis/==2/Montreal/==3;
SUPER=92-Colorado/==7/Philadelphia/==4//Houston/==3/Los Angeles/==4;
SUPER=92-Chicago/==4/San Diego/==5//Pittsburgh/==5/Florida/==3;
SUPER=92-Cincinnati/==2/NY Mets/==1;
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2headlines


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Here's a look at today's top stories.
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The white house is defending first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton's "brainstorming" sessions with a spiritual advisor.
A new book tells how Mrs. Clinton was led through imaginary talks with Eleanor Roosevelt and Mahatma Ghandi.
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VO-NAT


A Supreme Court decision could be issued today concerning Virginia Military institute's all male admissions policy.
The battle over V-M-I's single- sex admissions policy has been going on since 1989.
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VO-NAT


The land-for-peace issue is likely to be in the forefront of talks tomorrow between Secretary of State Warren Christopher and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Over the weekend Arab leaders held a summit and called on Israel to give up more land or risk a halt to the peace process.
Netanyahu responded by saying the peace process cannot be held hostage to preconditions.
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And that's what's making news on this Monday JUne 24th.
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Supreme-Court


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TAPE# 96-51
GRAPHIC=VMI


The nation will be focused on Lexington later today as the The U-S Supreme Court is expected to rule on Virginia Military Institute's all-male admissions policy.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lexington/File Tape;


The battle over V-M-I's single- sex admissions policy has been going on since 1989.
The state- supported school created a program for female cadets called V-WIL at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton.
Lieutenant Governor Don Beyer says the state will abide by the court's decision.
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((LT. GOV. DON BEYER: I THINK WE'LL JUST WAIT AND SEE WHAT THEY SAY. I HAVE SUPPORTED V-M-I AND SUPPORTED THE MARY BALDWIN PROGRAM, BUT I'M ALSO READY TO OBEY THE LAW, WHATEVER THE SUPREME COURT DECIDES THAT IS.))
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VO-NAT


Both schools have scheduled news conferences this afternoon.
V-M-I has been male only for more than 150 years.
SUPER=03-Staunton/File Tape;


Mary Baldwin set up a military program for women as an alternative to V-M-I.
A lower court ruled that was acceptable, but the Justice Department carried the case all the way to the Supreme Court.
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ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=HOLD


NEWS-7 will have extensive coverage if the opinion is issued-- tonight on NEWS-7 at FIVE, Six and 11.

KACZYNSKI


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NEWSCAST=am
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=kazynski


The man accused of the most notorious bombing campaign in U-S history is now California awaiting trial.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Sacramento, CA;


Unabomber suspect Ted Kaczynski was moved to Sacramento from Montana yesterday under heavy security.
He's being held in a special isolation cell at the county jail.
Kaczynski was indicted last week in Sacramento in connection with four unabomber attacks.
Two of them were deadly.
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FL-PLANE


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NEWSCAST=AM
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#NET
GRAPHIC=PLANE SAFETY


Some terrifying moments for 32 people aboard a Comair commuter plane yesterday in Orlando, Florida.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Orlando, FL;


The airplane had to come in for a belly landing when the pilot reported he couldn't lower his landing gear due to a hydraulic problem.
The plane was arriving from the Bahamas.
No injuries were reported.
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file-Flooding


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WRITER=jmo
TAPE# net-b
GRAPHIC=Flooding


It was just a year ago, flooding submerged much of our viewing area...from Lynchburg, to the community of Garden City, as well as Rockbridge County.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Rockbridge Co./June 23, 1995;


It washed out some roads, and blocked others.
Rising waters threatened homes, and caused evacuations.
In some areas rain fell at the rate of three inches per hour.
Governor Allen declared a state of emergency for most of Virginia.
One of the hardest hit areas was Rockbridge County.
For some families there, life is just getting back to normal.
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Bridge


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VO-NAT
SUPER=04-September 1995;


The flood waters washed away the bridge the Ramseys and Hall families used to get home.
Both families looked to the federal disaster authorities for financial aid.
Then a state engineer told Daisy Hall to look for a state bridge, no longer in service as the replacement.
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((DAISY HALL: THAT WAS HIS SUGGESTION. THE BEST WAY FOR US TO GO IS FIND AN OLD VDOT BRIDGE SO THAT'S WHAT WE STARTED LOOKING INTO.))
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VO-NAT


The Halls and Ramseys received a federal grant to pay for a new bridge.
But the two families couldn't agree on how to spend the money--so the Ramseys filed suit against the Halls.
The Ramsey's attorney says the trouble started BEFORE the flood.
This suit concerns well-water rights and property right-of-way.
The Halls, with the help of three other land owners have built this one lane bridge.
The Ramseys' attorney says his clients have been unable to build a bridge of their own.
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((THOMAS SPENCER: IT WOULD BE MY HOPE THAT THESE PEOPLE WOULD SIT DOWN AND TALK TO EACH OTHER AND FIGURE OUT A WAY TO LIVE NEXT DOOR AND A WAY TO GAIN ACCESS TO THE PUBLIC ROAD.))
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The Hall's attorney says his clients have filed a counter suit.
Unless something is settled earlier, the two parties have a September court date.
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3-Sports


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Turning now to sports, a big day on the grid iron for a former quarterback we saw play in the Stagg Bowl. Here's Steve Mason with details.
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ARAB-SUMMIT


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NEWSCAST=AM
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#NET
GRAPHIC=Christopher;


Secretary of State Warren Christopher flies to Jerusalem today for a meeting tomorrow with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tomorrow.
At the forefront of their talks is likely to be the land for peace issue.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Cairo, Egypt;


The meeting comes in the wake of an Arab League summit where the group called on Israel to give up more land or risk a halt to the peace process.
Netanyahu, in turn, is accusing Arab leaders of making demands that could threaten Israel's security.
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(( BENJAMIN NETANYAHU/ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER:PEACE PROCESS CAN NOT BE MADE HOSTAGE TO AN PROIR CONDITIONS. PEACE TALKS HAVE TO BE BASE ON SECURITY OF ISRAEL AND FOR ALL THE PEOPLE IN THE REGION. ))
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VO-NAT


The talks between Christopher and Netanyahu also will set the stage for next month's visit to the U-S by the new Israeli prime minister.
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HILLARY


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NEWSCAST=am
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=clinton, hillary


The White House defends First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton after a new book revealed she met with a new age self help author and psychic researcher.
The book written by Watergate reporter Bob Woodward said consultant Jean Houston got Mrs. Clinton to hold imaginary talks with Eleanor Roosevelt.
Yesterday White House Chief of staff Leon Peneta said passages from the book have been taken out of context.
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3:03:33-59 ((TO DESCRIBE IT AS A CONSULTATION WITH PHYSICS IS TO PUT IN THE WRONG FRAME...I THINK THAT'W WHAT SHE OUGHT TO DO THIS IS A TOUGH JOB WE HAVE TO DRAW STRENGTH FROM WHEREVER WE CAN TO MAKE IT FROM DAY TO DAY. ))
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VO-NAT


Neither the President nor first lady commented on the book yesterday after attending church.
But in a recent column Mrs. Clinton wrote that she occassionally has imaginary conversation with Mrs. Roosevelt to try and figure out what the former first lady would do if she were in her shoes.
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NV-Fires


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=am
WRITER=amo
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


Firefighters across the country are waging a war on wildfires in Arizona.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Near Flagstaff, AZ;


Crews from New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida are working to battle a blaze about 12 miles north of Flagstaff which has spread to nearly nine thousand acres.
Some homes have been evacuated.
The "Bridgers Knoll" fire near the Grand Canyon has spread to 15-hundred acres.
More than 17-thousand acres have been blackened in northern Arizona.
It is a similar story in Nevada.
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Pitts-Fatal


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NEWSCAST=am
WRITER=amo
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=none


A Martinsville man was killed in a single vehicle accident yesterday.
State Police say 38-year old Ricky Alexander Rudd died on Route 832 in Pittsylvania County about 4:30 yesterday afternoon.
Rudd was traveling west, lost control of his vehicle and overturned.
Police say he died instantly.

Radio


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=am
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-49
GRAPHIC=None


During natural disasters and even throuhgout the Gulf War, Ham radio operators have been credited for their help.
Every year, these HAMS, head to remote locations to practice their emergency communication skills
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bedford Co.;


for their Field Day.
The Roanoke Valley Amateur Radio Club set up their portable equipment Friday.
Competition began Saturday afternoon.
Club members had 24 hours to make as many contacts as possible with other clubs throughout the country.
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IN Q=it's the only

((DON ALDRIDGE.ROANOKE VALLEY AMATEUR RADIO CLUB: IT'S THE ONLY TIME WE REALLY GET OUT HERE AND SET UP A GENERATOR AND RUN CABLES AND SET UP PORTABLE ANTENNAE AND BRING OUT THE RIGS. NORMALLY WHEN WE OPERATE IT'S WITH LITTLE HAND HELD UNITS AT LOCAL EVENTS LIKE WALK-A-THONS AND SUCH.))
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VO-NAT


The club making the most connections wins the contest.
Last year the Roanoke Valley club placed second in the state.
This year they beleive they could've set a personal record-- by the end of the competition they expected to make more than two-thousand contacts.
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academy-Tour


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NEWSCAST=am
WRITER=ssm
TAPE# 96-52
GRAPHIC=None


The curtain is going up on the Academy of Music Theater's restoration campaign.
And now, one state legislator is lending his expertise.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Lynchburg/Last Week;


State senator Steve Newman recently got his first real glimpse of the inside of the 90- year- old structure.
Newman says the Academy is a "gold mine" --and deserves support from across the state.
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SOT 10:42:35
IN Q=The state is

((SEN. STEVE NEWMAN/R- LYNCHBURG: THE STATE IS INTERESTED NOT ONLY IN THE ARTS BUT ALSO THE HISTORY AND PRESERVATION, SUSAN ALLEN CERTAINLY HAS BEEN TREMENDOUSLY INVOLVED IN THOSE THINGS, BUT ALSO OCCASIONALLY FINANCIALLY. YOU NEVER WANT TO PROMISE THOSE THINGS BUT WE'VE GOT SOME MONEY FOR D- DAY AND POPLAR FOREST AND OTHER THINGS AND IF EVER A STRUCTURE DESERVED SOME SUPPORT FROM ALL OF THE COMMUNITY, INCLUDING THE STATE, THIS PROBABLY WOULD QUALIFY.))
SUPER=01-Sen. Steve Newman/(R) Lynchburg; :00
RUNS=:21
OUT Q=probably would qualify.
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VO-NAT


A benefit magic show will be held at E.C. Glass High School in Lynchburg Friday.
All proceeds will help with the renovation of the Academy theater.
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4-Scores


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morning
WRITER=amo
TAPE#None
GRAPHIC=avalanche


In Sports--The Lynchburg Hillcats clawed their way back from a loss to the Avalanche on Saturday winning on their home turf. For the score let's go to the boards.
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SUPER=#C-200;
SUPER=93-Salem/==2/Lynchburg/==8;
SUPER=91-NY Yankees/==6/Cleveland/==5//Minnesota/==8/Detroit/=10;
SUPER=91-Kansas City/==4/Baltimore/==0//Seattle/==6/Chicago/==7;
SUPER=91-California/==4/Milwaukee/==8//Toronto/==5/Oakland/==4;
SUPER=91-Boston/==6/Texas/==4;
SUPER=92-San Francisco/==0/Atlanta/==1//St. Louis/==2/Montreal/==3;
SUPER=92-Colorado/==7/Philadelphia/==4//Houston/==3/Los Angeles/==4;
SUPER=92-Chicago/==4/San Diego/==5//Pittsburgh/==5/Florida/==3;
SUPER=92-Cincinnati/==2/NY Mets/==1;

out=Cinci/mets RUNS=:54