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News-Heads

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Up next on News 7 at Five-
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The head of the FAA admits his agency should have acted sooner dealing with Valujet.
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((VALUJET VALUJET VALUJET))
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While Valujet workers say it's all politics.
And why all the fuss over parking spaces in Lynchburg. We'll have a live report.
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Wx-Heads
TALENT=Robin
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The weather pattern settles down over the east and even looks mild for this time of year. Complete details just ahead.

Medical-heads


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On Health Check, the country's most powerful physicians' organization takes a stance on physician-assisted suicide.
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Plus, good news from the "BACK TO SLEEP" campaign, designed to curb Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.
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((WE SHOULD HAVE DONE A BETTER JOB OF HELPING VALUJET MANAGE THEIR INFRASTRUCTURE, THEIR MANAGEMENT OF INFRASTRUCTURE ESPECIALLY WITH RESPECT TO MAINTENANCE.))
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The Head of the Federal Aviation Administration makes that comment today- and then announces he's leaving the agency by the end of the year.
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5-Valujet


ANCHOR=Jean
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Good Evening this is NEWS-7 at FIVE, I'm Jean Jadhon
SS=airplane safety


David Hinson says he will leave his post by the end of the year.
He is one of several people who told a house panel about FAA problems overseeing Valujet.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Washington DC;


Hinson says the FAA should have dealt with the problems created by Valujet's fast growth sooner.
Others said the rule making process at the FAA just takes too long.
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((JIM HALL/NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD: IT IS A TIME CONSUMING PROCESS AND MANY TIMES IS NOT AS RESPONSIVE TO CHANGES THAT SHOULD BE MADE FOR SAFETY.))
SUPER=01-Jim Hall/National Trans. Safety Bd. Chairman;
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SUPER=03-Dade Co., FL/Last Month;


The FAA has been widely criticized since a Valujet plane crashed in Florida killing 110 people.
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5-Rally


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((CONGRESS CONGRESS DON'T YOU KNOW. CONGRESS CONGRESS DON'T YOU KNOW. WE WANT TO FLY, SO WE WON'T GO. WE WANT TO FLY, SO WE WON'T GO.))
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Valujet workers rallied at the Capitol today- chanting for Congress to give them their jobs back.
Pilots held banners saying they're committed to safety- They want Valujet back in the air.
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((KEVIN WINDELBERG/PILOT: I WOULD NEVER AND NONE OF THESE GUYS WOULD EVER SIGN FOR AN UNSAFE AIRPLANE. IT'S NOT IN MY BEST INTEREST TO TAKE OFF AND NOT THINK THAT I'M GONNA BE ABLE TO LAND.)) BUTT TO 14:06:13 ((I THINK IT'S A POLITICALLY DRIVEN GROUNDING, IS WHAT I THINK.))
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Valujet's President Lewis Jordan showed up at the rally- He's appealing to Congress to let Valujet fly again.
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5-Zoning-Board


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A battle over parking spaces in Lynchburg- is dividing a neighborhood there.
Today, the city's board of zoning appeals voted to allow Sassy's restaurant to use all 87 spaces in a parking lot behind its downtown business.
double box=Jean/Steve


Steve Smallshaw is in our Lynchburg bureau... Steve, why was this such a controversial request?
ANCHOR=Steve


Jean, the extra parking spaces mean extra customers for Sassy's, especially at night and on the weekends.
SUPER=@ssm1;
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Another Hill City nightclub, The Glass House, already has seen two murders this year, and residents are afraid the same problems could occur in their neighborhood.
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(( But Sassy's owners say it's not fair to compare their business to the Glass House.
They feel they deserve a shot at proving themselves to the neighborhood and to the city.
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((WILLIE MAE DATES/SASSY'S OWNER: TO SAY THAT WE'RE GOING TO BE A PROBLEM BECAUSE OF OTHER BUSINESSES IS NOT GIVING US A CHANCE, BECAUSE WE'VE NEVER OPENED.))
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Still opponents are worried that if Sassy's is given more parking space and possibly a liquor license, Fifth Street will become just one more trouble spot for residents and tourists to avoid.
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((DALE SMITH/NEARBY BUSINESS OWNER: WHAT WE HAVE SEEN OVER THE YEARS WITH PROBLEMS ON FIFTH STREET, IT'S A MAJOR EMBARRASSMENT, NOT ONLY FOR US BUT FOR THE CITY AS WELL.))
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The variance that allows Sassy's to use that entire parking lot lasts only for one year.
double box=Jean/Steve


They'll have to reapply this time next year...and if there have been problems associated with the restaurant, the next variance could very well be denied.

5-Unabomber


ANCHOR=Jean
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Ted Kaczynski pleaded innocent to being the Unabomber today.
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SUPER=03-Sacramento, CA;


He was transported from a downtown Sacramento jail to the Federal courthouse-- where he was arraigned on several charges including two counts of murder.
Kaczynski plead not guilty to ten charges in all.
Cameras are not allowed in federal court, so except for court sketches Kaczynski will probably remain hidden during this trial.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER


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Straight ahead on NEWS-7 at FIVE-- Norfolk Southern tells what it thinks about passenger train service on freight tracks.
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And on a smaller scale, it's full steam ahead for the Zoo Choo, as it returns to the rails at the Mill Mountain Zoo.
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ANCHOR=Connie


On Health Check, some stores are removing plastic mini-blinds from their shelves.
That, after a warning that aging miniblinds can deteriorate-- creating poisonous lead dust. 2-SHOT
ANCHOR=Jean
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Mike Stevens takes us to Wimbledon for the latest in Tennis--
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...the upsets on the grass continue. Don't go away. cc sponsor

5-Gilmore


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GRAPHIC=fire investigations


Federal Agents find a potential link between two arsons that destroyed black churches in Mississippi.
Authorities are now looking for a connection with a third church blaze in that state.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The fires were also a topic for Virginia officials this morning.
Attorney General Jim Gilmore was in Roanoke... speaking to the Baptist General Convention.
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((JIM GILMORE/VIRGINIA ATTORNEY GENERAL: WE HAVE TO PUT A STOP TO THIS DIFFICULTY OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CHURCHES BURNING ACROSS THE SOUTH. AS ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE AND AS CHAIRMAN OF THE SOUTH ATTORNEYS GENERAL, I'M TAKING A LEADERSHIP ROLE TO PREVENT THAT AND TO BRING PEOPLE WHO ARE DOING THESE KINDS OF WRONG DOINGS TO JUSTICE. ))
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Gilmore says his office is sponsoring a rebuilding fund.
He says black churches in Virginia that fall victim to hate crimes will receive some financial assistance.
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5-senate-finance


ANCHOR=Jean
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A direct message today from Norfolk Southern railroad to state senators: passenger trains are NOT welcome on freight tracks.
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SUPER=03-Charlottesville;


That being said, railroad officials say they're are open to proposals.
They made the comments during a field trip by train.
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((WILEY MITCHELL/NORFOLK SOUTHERN: ))
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To make profitability possible-- state tax dollars would surely pay for some improvements to Norfolk Southern tracks.
Chatham Senator Charles Hawkins would like to see a passenger monorail built above freight tracks.
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((SEN. CHARLES HAWKINS/CHATHAM: ))
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A study of high speed passenger train service from Washington DC to Bristol is a different, more expensive proposition, lawmakers have yet to consider.
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5-Zoo-Choo


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After two years- the Mill Mountain Zoo Choo is chugging along again!
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Zoo officials and civic leaders cut a ribbon today to recommission the train.
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In 1994 it was put out of service after it derailed and injured several people-
But after 28-hundred dollars in repairs the tradition continues.
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((CHUCK DOANE/ZOO CHOO ENGINEER: I WAS PRETTY EXCITING TODAY AFTER WHAT HAPPENED LAST TIME WITH THE TRAINS. SO WE'VE GOT IT UP GOT IT GOING. WE'RE GOING TO TAKE CARE OF IT. FOR IT GOING TO BE A FUN RIDE FOR THE KIDS.)) ((BETH POFF/MILL MOUNTAIN ZOO EXEC. DIR.: THE KIDS REALLY MISSED IT. IT'S BEEN PART OF THE ZOO SINCE THE EARLY FIFTIES AND IT STOPPED RUNNING ON JULY OF 94. SO IT'S BEEN A MISSING ELEMENT OF THE ZOO. SO WE'RE JUST REAL EXCITED.))
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SUPER=01-Beth Poff/Mill Mountain Zoo Exec. Dir.; :10
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OUT Q=just real excited.
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The zoo is open daily.
Train rides are a dollar for adults and 75 cents for those 12 and under.
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Stay tuned for more NEWS-7 at Five-- where can you go
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to hear the latest tunes as well as satisfy your appetite?
Patrick Evans takes us to Ride the Rhythm for the answer when we come back.
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stocks bump next

5-RIDE


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How would you like to pick up some brand new music, and eat lunch all at the same time?
Well now you can thanks to a new business on Orange Avenue.
It's called Ride the Rhythm, and as Patrick Evans reports-- it caters to your musical taste AND your taste buds.
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health music under


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Stick around-- a ban of a different sort in one Florida office may not come out smelling like a rose... We'll explain.
ANCHOR=Connie


On Health Check-- a report for diabetics and the elderly....who have
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special needs in foot care.
Prevention is the key.
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((IT'S A LOT LIKE TAKING CARE OF A CLASSIC AUTOMOBILE, YOU WANT TO PREVENT SOMETHING FROM HAPPENING BEFORE IT HAPPENS. ))
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5-Miniblinds


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Plastic miniblinds that can cause lead poisoning are being removed from some store shelves-- that, following a warning from the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
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Apparently, aging miniblinds can deteriorate from exposure to sunlight, heat or cold temperatures.
Poisonous lead dust is then formed, which can cause brain damage.
Children are susceptible when they touch the blinds and then put their hands in their mouths.
The blinds in question are the least expensive types, costing five to ten dollars a piece.
25- million non-glossy, vinyl miniblinds are imported to this country from China, Taiwan, Mexico and Indonesia every year.
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ANCHOR=Connie
SS=HOLD


Lead is used during production to stabilize the plastic in the blinds.
Inhaling or swallowing lead can cause brain damage, lifelong learning disabilities and behavioral problems for children under six.


5-Assisted-Suicide


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The American Medical Association has decided to stick with it's policy AGAINST physician-assisted suicide.
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The vote today came after just minutes of debate.
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((DR. LONNIE BRISTOW/AMA PRESIDENT: WHAT THE PHYSICIANS OF AMERICA ARE SAYING IS THAT THAT IS NOT OUR ROLE. WE ARE HEALERS NOT KILLERS. IF SOCIETY WANTS TO HAVE THAT DONE, THEY MUST FIND SOME OTHER SEGMENT OF SOCIETY TO DO THAT. ))
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Only one physician voiced support for changing the policy to help terminally ill patients die.
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5-SIDS


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There's been a dramatic drop in cases of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome-- or SIDS-- in this country in the past year.
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Cases have dropped by 30-percent, possibly because of the "Back To Sleep" campaign, which encourages mothers to put their babies to sleep on their BACKS instead of their stomachs.
In fact, the number of mothers putting their babies to sleep on their stomachs has dropped from 70-percent, to 30-percent.
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((DR. DUANE ALEXANDER/NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF CHILD HEALTH & HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: WE BELIEVE THAT IF WE ARE ABLE TO REACH OUR ORIGINAL GOAL OF LESS THAN TEN PERCENT OF BABIES SLEEPING ON THEIR TUMMIES, WE WILL BE ABLE TO REDUCE SIDS EVEN FURTHER, PERHAPS BY 50% OR MORE.))
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****CONNIE AUDIO ON CART******
Up to six-thousand babies a year die of unexplained causes-- usually in their cribs.
While the technique of putting babies to sleep on their backs was tried earlier in Europe and Australia, with similar results-- one parents group cautions it is not the entire solution.
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((MELANIE PANGBURN/PARENTS SIDS ALLIANCE: BABIES ARE STILL DYING ON THEIR BACKS, WE JUST KNOW THAT SOME ARE NOT...SOME ARE SAVED. ))
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VO-NAT


Other risk factors include babies sleeping on soft mattresses, passive smoking, and not breast feeding.
And poor pre-natal care, which adds the highest risk factor.
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ANCHOR=Connie
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Though the cause of SIDS remains unknown, as is so common in science, the solution is often found before the cause.

5-AIDS-Drugs


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A new class of AIDS drugs wins Food and government approval.
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It will be marketed under the name Viramune-- and it's said to work much like the older AIDS drugs such as A-Z-T and d-d-I, and should be used WITH those drugs.
The combination may help raise patients' immune cells and lower the amount of H-I-V floating in their blood streams.
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5-Lou-Gehrig's


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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File; :


Sufferers of Lou Gehrig's disease have won a round with federal regulators on a new but unproven treatment.
The F-D-A has also approved a lottery system for patients to get free, experimental doses of the drug called Myotrophin.
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ANCHOR=Connie
SS=lou gehrig's


Scientists are not in agreement, about whether Myotrophin works in slowing the paralyzing disease-- which killed Yankees first baseman Lou Gehrig in 1941.

5-Diabetes-Feet


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GRAPHIC=health check bug


Yesterday, we introduced you to a pair of podiatrists-- Dr.'s Conrad Claytor and Pink Wimbish.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke; :


The two practice at Valley Podiatry, but they opened a new NON-medical clinic for foot care, called G-F-C.
It specializes in relaxing care, including whirlpool, massage, and paraffin wax.
As we hear from Dr. Wimbish, diabetics especially need to pay extra care to their feet.
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((DR. PINK WIMBISH, III/PODIATRIST: THE SYSTEMIC DIABETES EFFECTS ALL PARTS OF THE BODY, INCLUDING CIRCULATION, THE NERVOUS SUPPLY, HEALING ASPECTS AND THOSE DIFFERENT TYPES OF THINGS, SO WHAT WE TRY TO ENCOURAGE IS EDUCATION SO THAT WE CAN PREVENT A LOT OF THINGS FROM HAPPENING.))
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*****CONNIE AUDIO ON CART*******
And because of the peripheral neuropathy that many diabetics suffer, the condition worsens.
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IN Q=So you

((DR. WIMBISH: SO YOU LOSE THE FEELING OR SENSATION WHICH WOULD CAUSE A CUT OR INFECTION TO TAKE PLACE UNDER THE SOLE OF THE FOOT, AND THE PATIENT TO NOT REALIZE IT UNTIL THEY SEE THE SWELLING ON THE TOP PART OF THE FOOT))
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The elderly often have similar problems with decreased circulatory and healing capacity.
For anyone in this risk group, it's important to wear comfortable shoes that fit properly.
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2-shot-toss
ANCHOR=Jean


Turning now to sports--some upsets on the grass in England.
ANCHOR=Connie


Our ace sports guy Mike Stevens has details-- in tonight's two minute ticker.

S5-Tennis


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NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=Mike
TAPE#ST5-21
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Good afternoon folks and welcome to the Tuesday Ticker and day number two on the slippery grass at Wimbledon.
Yesterday three of the top men's seeds including Andre Agassi were upset,
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and another top seed bites the dust. Fifth seeded Yevgeny Kafelnikov, the reigning French Open champion lost in five sets to Britain's Tim Henman 7-6, 6-3, 6-7, 4-6, and 7-5.
Five of the top eight seeds have now lost in the opening round. That has never happened before.
On the women's side, top seeded Steffi Graf had an easy time with Ludmila Richterova trouncing her in straight sets 6-4 and 6-1.
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SS=NONE


Jana Novotna, Arantxa Sanchez Vicario, Mary Joe Fernandez and Lindsey Davenport also advanced with wins.
Mark Rosset and Cedric Pioline also won first round matches today.

S5-Stuff


ANCHOR=Mike
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TAPE#ST5-22
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The Atlanta Braves had their six game winning streak snapped last night by the St. Louis Cardinals, but the 9-to-2 setback was more than just a loss.
John Smoltz was hoping to rack up his 15th straight victory on the mound,
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SUPER=03-Atlanta/Cards vs. Braves; :00


instead the Cards spent most of the evening jacking up his fastballs.
On the first pitch of the night, Ron Gant, Smoltz's former Braves teammate sends the ball over the left center field fence for a solo homer.
It's one to nothing Cards and Smoltz's string of 23 straight scoreless innings is snapped.
Brian Jordan really hammered Smoltz as he picked up a career high 6 rbis, three coming on this towering 400 foot homer to straight away center field.
SUPER=35-St. Louis/==9/Atlanta/==2;


The Cardinals win it 9-to-2, and afterwards Smoltz said win number 15 just wasn;t in the Cards.
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((JOHN SMOLTZ/14 AND 2 ON THE SEASON:))
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SUPER=03-Salem/Last Night; :00


Locally, the Salem Avalanche will also be looking to get on track tonight as they play game two of their 3 game series with Prince William.
Last night even this John Guidice three run homer in the fifth inning could save the day as the Cannons pulled off a 4-to-3 win.
Game time tonight at Salem Memorial stadium is set for seven o'clock.
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ANCHOR=Mike
SS=NONE


Coming up at six, Steve Mason checks in from the New River Valley Speedway where some very special kids got a taste of racing today.
I hope to see you in about a half hour.
There's more News 7 at five coming your way right after this short break. take a break

5-saudi-explosion


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
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At least 60-people are dead at a United States Air Force facility in Saudi Arabia....after an apparent truck bombing.
The Air Force says the bomb exploded in a housing area in Dhahran.
The announcement was made before the House National Security Committee.
The CBS Evening NEws will have the latest at 6:30.

5-Perfume


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=lba
TAPE#Net-h
GRAPHIC=None


Many companies have dress codes, but what about fragrance codes?
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Pinellas Co., FL;


In Pinellas County Florida-- the personnel department is pitching a proposal to stop employees from wearing fragrance.
The sweet smell of perfume or cologne may make some people feel sexy, but it makes others feel ill.
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SOT 13:32:06
IN Q=It's no

((DR J WAYNE PHILLIPS: IT'S NO DIFFERENT THAN SECONDARY SMOKING OR STANDING BY THE BUS STOP. THEY'RE MAJOR IRRITANTS AND MORE LIKELY TO BOTHER PEOPLE WITH UNDERLYING IRRITATION FROM ALLERGIES. ))
SUPER=01-Dr. J. Wayne Phillips/Asthma-Allergy Specialist;
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=from allergies.
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County employees have been complaining about strong scents.
In some cases, the offending fragrance wearers retaliated by putting on even more perfume.
The new policy encourages employees "to avoid the used of scented personal products, such as perfumes, colognes, and aftershave lotion, in the workplace."
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six-preview


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