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NEWS-7 at Five is just 60-seconds away...
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The President takes on the tobacco industry-- unveiling new government regulations...
A man breaks into a slumber party in Chesapeake- stabbing 4 teenagers.
And just moments ago the FBI released new information on TWA flight 800.
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Wx-Heads
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A cold front will bring relief from the haze and heat by the second half of the weekend. The complete details just ahead.

MEDICAL-HEADS


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On Health Check-- the F-D-A has approved a new device that could
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restore hearing to millions of Americans.
Plus, the latest research into the safety of calcium channel blockers.
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((CIGARETTE SMOKING IS THE MOST SIGNIFICANT PUBLIC HEALTH PROBLEM FACING OUR PEOPLE.))
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And with that, President Clinton announced new restrictions on tobacco.
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5-Clinton


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GOod Evening this is NERWS-7 at FIVE, I'm Jean Jadhon.
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The President formally declared nicotine an addictive drug- which allows the regulation of cigarettes and smokeless tobacco.
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Clinton said more Americans die from smoking related diseases than from AIDS, car accidents, murders and fires combined.
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((THE ABSOLUTELY STAGGERING BURDEN ON THE AMERICAN HEALTH CARE SYSTEM AND ON OUR ECONOMY IN GENERAL. BUT MAKE NO MISTAKE THE HUMAN COST IS BY FAR THE MOST IMPORTANT ISSUE.))
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The regulations include new limits on cigarette ads and sales-
They're targeted mostly at reducing smoking among teens.
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5-Farmers


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President Clinton got an overwhelming thumbs down from tobacco supporters on the Southside.
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Less than an hour ago, local lawmakers and farmers gathered at Hollands Tobacco Warehouse in Danville.
Fear, outrage and disgust were just a few of the adjectives used to describe the stricter regulations.
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((HARRY LEA/DANVILLE AREA TOBACCO ASSOCIATION:OBVIOUSLY...AND CHOICE. ))
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Lea (LEE) calls Clinton's actions the most insensitive of any President.
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5-Slumber-Party


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A slumber party turned into a night of horror in Chesapeake-
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Police say a neighbor broke into a home- raped and stabbed two girls and then killed a third girl.
A teenage brother of one of the girls was upstairs.
He was also stabbed when he tried to intervene.
The 19 year old suspect, Curtis Lee, lived nearby- Neighbors say he was dating one of the girls and was not a trouble maker.
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((JERRY LEE ARTIS/NEIGHBOR: I'M SORRY THAT HEARD WHAT HAPPENED. CURTIS IS NOT A BAD BOY SO WHATEVER HE DID WRONG LAST NIGHT SHOULDN'T HAVE HAPPENED.))
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Curtis Lee is in custody.
The conditions of the wounded teens are unknown, but a police spokesman says their injuries are not life-threatening.
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5-TWA


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The FBI just a few moments ago confirmed reports that exposive resideue was found on wreckage of TWA flight 800.
However they are not concluding the plane was bombed.
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The chemical P-E-T-N was found on one piece of wreckage from the plane's center section.
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At first investigators were withholding the information waiting to find additional evidence.
But aviation experts say a single trace of an explosive residue may be enough to declare a crime was committed.
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((FRANK MCGUIRE/CBS AVIATION SECURITY CONSULTANT: I WOULD SAY FINDING THE P.E.T.N. IS ABOUT 95 PERCENT ASSURANCE THAT THIS WAS A BOMB THAT BROUGHT IT DOWN.))
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Some authorities though say the residue could have been picked up as crews moved the wreckage.
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5-B'burg-Ax


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A car accident in Blacksburg early this morning did extensive damage to an apartment building.
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Police say 22 year-old Mark Heinrich also totalled his pickup truck when he crashed it into a Building at Sturbridge Square Apartments.
No one was in the apartment at the time.
The accident happened on University City Boulevard shortly after midnight.
Heinrich is charged with driving under the influence.
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5-Yokohama


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Salem's largest employer will likely bounce more of its workers.
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Yokohama informed union officials earlier this week that layoffs are on the way.
That's according to Local 10-23 president Eddie Robitson.
He says the company has not indicated how many employees will lose their jobs... nor when.
Company officials would not confirm the information, but would not rule out the possibility of future layoffs.
Last month, Yokohama cut 44 jobs from the Salem plant and announced a seven- day shutdown.
And, just yesterday another week- long furlough was ordered.
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Straight ahead--on NEWS-7 at FIVE-- Mother Teresa remains in the hospital...and her condition is deteriorating. We'll have an update.
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Plus Back Creek Elementary has some extra cleaning up to do before school starts-- after a break in overnight.
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On Health Check, two forms of birth control are being targeted--one as a possible source of cancer, the other, may be associated with strokes. 2-SHOT
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A little later...30-years ago one of America's best known hot weather treats was introduced.
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Patrick has a live report....and some slushy statistics when we come back. cc sponsor

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Doctors in India say Mother Teresa's condition getting worse.
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14:09:31 14:10:30
Doctors are trying to improve the flow of blood in the 85-year old nun.
The ailing Nobel Peace Prize winner is on a ventilator, after two bouts of heart trouble in two days.
Mother Teresa also has malaria and is running a high fever.
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5-Back-creek


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Somebody broke into Back Creek Elementary School overnight.
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They unscrewed a security grate and knocked out the glass on a back door of the building.
Once inside they broke into more than half the classrooms, carefully prying loose the glass to reach the door handle inside.
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((RON WEAVER/PRINCIPAL:AND THIS PIECE OF GLASS WAS LAYING OR WAS PLACED AGAINST THAT FAR WALL. ))
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The thieves made off with T-Vs, V-C-Rs and a brand new laser- disk player.
They passed up Macintosh computers and some other new equipment... not yet out of the box.
Except for shredding a small teddy bear in one room, there wasn't any vandalism.
Weaver says: "it could have been much worse."
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Police have not made any arrests, but this afternoon said they have evidence that will lead to the identity of the suspects.

5-Green-Party


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The fledgling Green Party of Virginia is suing the state Board of Elections to allow write- ins for President.
The party came up short on its signature drive to get consumer advocate Ralph Nader on the presidential ballot in Virginia.
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Party members say Virginia is one of four states that doesn't allow presidential write-ins, despite court challenges from the Libertarian Party.
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A state court decided it's really electoral college members that voters are selecting.
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((MATTHEW PETHYBRIDGE: BUT THERE WAS NO STATUTORY MECHANISM FOR SELECTING THE ELECTORS FOR THOSE WRITE-IN CANDIDATES. AND SO IN 1988, THIS SAME COURT HELD THAT IT COULDN'T FORCE THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO WRITE THOSE ELECTOR LAWS.))
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((PETER ROBINSON: IF THERE'S ANY QUESTION ABOUT WHO THOSE ELECTORS WOULD BE, THEY'RE ON FILE WITH THE ELECTION BOARD.))
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The Libertarian Party, Natural Law Party, and Virginia Taxpayers party turned in petitions to try to get on the ballot today.
The petition must meet the approval of the State Board of Elections.

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"Oh thank heaven"...that's just one slogan over the years that has made Americans want to slurp this frozen drink...
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stocks bump next

5-SLURPEE


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A staple of American Culture turns 30 this year, and so does Patrick Evans. DOUBLE BOX JEAN/PATRICK
And while Patrick is getting older, the SLURPEE is just getting more popular.
Today he tells us more about this truly American treat.
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Stick around-- Mike Stevens takes us to the track in tonight's ticker.
Anchor=Connie


On Health Check, new concerns about low-estrogen birth control pills and the risk of stroke.
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Plus, scientists are understanding even more about life forms-- they've unlocked another genetic puzzle.
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health bump next

5-Cochlear-Implant


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A new device that could restore the hearing of some two million completely deaf adults has been approved this week-- they're called Cochlear Implants.
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They should open up doors to a whole new world, for some.
It's an advanced bionic hearing device that uses an external speech processor to electronically convert sound.
Clarion Cochlear Implants consist of a small receiver surgically implanted under the skin.
Sounds picked up by the microphone in the headpiece are converted by a mini pager-sized processor into electrical signals that the brain interprets as speech.
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((DR. RICHARD SCHINDLER/UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA: THE VAST MAJORITY OF THE PATIENTS THAT I'VE IMPLANTED CAN USE THE PHONE AND CARRY ON A NORMAL CONVERSATION JUST AS YOU AND I ARE OVER THE PHONE. ))
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Adults like Amy Archer-- who've virtually lost all hearing in both ears-- are the best candidates.
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The catch though is with the cost-- about 35-to-50-thousand dollars.
But some insurance companies may pick up all or part of that.

5-Calcium-Channel


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A commonly used class of drugs to treat high blood pressure may increase the risk of cancer...according to a study in the journal, The Lancet.
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Those who were taking calcium channel blockers were 70 percent more likely to develop cancer.
But,in another study from Israel people taking calcium channel blockers did not have higher rates of cancer.
Experts are calling for longer, more in-depth studies.
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5-Birth-Control


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Using low-estrogen birth control pills do NOT put women at great risk for stroke.
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Another study in this week's Lancet finds that while women using the pill do have a slighlty higher risk of stroke than those who don't...the risk is still extremely small.
Older versions of the birth control pill were associated with the increased likely-hood of strokes.
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5-Condoms


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A new warning today from the federal government about talc on condoms.
Some 30 studies have linked talc with not just cancer, but infertility as well.
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Besides lubricating a condom, talc may apparently increase a woman's risk of ovarian cancer, as well as scarring of the fallopian tubes and infertility.
Because of the potential problems, consumer advocates are fighting for changes with both packaging and producing condoms.
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5-Genome


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From the science world, researchers have completed the entire genetic blueprint for what's being considered another lifeform--it's name is
(Ark-Kay-Uh) Archae.
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Unlike the other known life forms-- bacteria, plants and animals, Archae can survive extremely harsh conditions.
It lives 85-hundred feet under the Pacific Ocean, at pressures more than 200 times gravity.
Archae lives without oxygen or sunlight, and scientists are hoping Arachae's ability to produce the gas methanol and work at high temperaturs could someday produce cheap, readily available energy.
It's also the only known life form that may be capable of living on other plants...and in light of the recent discovery of organic material from Mars, scientists are studying whether Archae could also survive on other planets.
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Scientists now believe that by looking deep underneath the surface of planets they have a much better chance of finding other life in the solar system.
There's even the possibility that a meteor carrying (Ark-Kay-Uh) archaea is what originally brought life to earth.
2-shot-toss
ANCHOR=Jean


Let's turn now to sports where Bristol is the place to be if you are a racing fan.
ANCHOR=Connie


A very busy Mike Stevens has more on racing under the lights in tonight's Ticker.

S5-Bristol


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Good afternoon everybody and welcome to the end of the week two minute sports ticker.
After getting the world this afternoon that President Clinton isn't just blowing smoke when it comes to banning the sponsorship of tobacco brands at sporting events, the Winston Cup drivers were back on the track at Bristol.
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Last year's Fall race under the lights had a bang up finish as Dale Earnhardt and Terry Labonte swapped paint at the start - finish line with Labonte limping into victory lane and Earnhardt finishing second.
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((DALE EARNHARDT/FINISHED 2ND LAST YEAR:)) ((TERRY LABONTE/GOODY'S 500 DEFENDING CHAMP:))
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In other big racing news, Butch Mock announced this afternoon that he has signed Rick Mast to drive his Fords through the year 2000.
Mast will now give up the Hooters Pontiac and take a shot at putting the Remington Ford in victory lane.
Mock's cars have been competitive on several occasions, but neither Todd Bodine nor Morgan Shepherd were able to put a ride in victory lane the last two years.
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By the way, qualifying at Bristol for the Cup cars gets underway in just a few minutes at 5:30.
Turning to football,
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The Washington Redskins close out the exhibition season tonight with Gus Frerotte at the controls of the team.
The Skins are in Foxboro taking on New England.
The starting offense is expected to play the entire first half.
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Also, The Carolina Panthers are going to give Tim Biakabutuka his first preseason action tonight in New York against the Giants.
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Last night the Chiefs and Bears played a unique preseason finale.
Steve Bono hooks up with Tammarick Vanover on this TD play.
Vanover trips but still manages to haul in the 36 yard TD in the 1st.
Rich Gannon would come in throw this 16 yard scoring pass to Lake Dawson to make it 14-to-10.
And that's how it ended because with 4:20 left in the third, the refs
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City/14/Chicago/10/Cancelled In 3rd; rain and severe lightning.
It's ends with the Chiefs on top 14-to-10.
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ANCHOR=Mike
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Coming up at six a preview of tonight's season opener on Friday Football Extra, plus a touching story from Roanoke Catholic.
Have a great weekend everybody. take a break

5-kicker


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Lobster isn't one of the delicacies you'll usually find as catch of the day.
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But it is the featured item at this week's annual "Great Taste of Maine" Lobster Competition.
This year, the finalists are creating lobster feasts WITHOUT the traditional tub of melted butter.
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((SUSAN BARBER, MAINE LOBSTER PROMOTION COUNCIL: THIS YEAR THE CHEFS HAVE COME UP WITH NUTRITIOUS RECIPES THAT NEED TO BE LOW-FAT, LOW-CHOLESTEROL AND LOW-CALORIE. CHEF MARK BOISVERT LAVASSEUR: "TODAY WE'RE MAKING A GRILLED LOBSTER WITH
A GREEN PEA SAUCE AND A SPRING VEGETABLE RISSOTO. AND THE SECRET IS STILL A

SECRET.))
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The chefs may be reluctant to divulge their secrets, but the winning recipes will be published.
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ANCHOR=Jean

Have you moved out of an apartment with less than what you felt you deserved out of your security deposit?
DOUBLE BOXES JEAN/TRACY

Tracy Altizer has some tips to help you get the most out of your money.
ANCHOR=tracy
Jean, the obvious thing is to SUPER=@TRACY1;
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take care of the property and clean it thoroughly when you move out.
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But sometimes you still don't get what you feel you're owed.
The best thing you can do is pay close attention to detail on the move-IN inspection, so you don't have to pay for damage you didn't cause when you move OUT.
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ANCHOR=Tracy


And don't forget to keep written records.
DOUBLE BOXES TRACY/JEAN


There are really a number of ways to protect yourself Jean, and we'll share some more of them on News-7 at Six.
ANCHOR=Jean

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