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HEADLINES

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A U-S Air jet makes an emergency landing after a passenger allegedly makes a bomb threat.
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And one team is set to go to the World Series and their opponent could be decided tongiht.

BOMB-SCARE


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A U-S-Air passenger is held without bond after allegedly telling a flight attendant he had pipe bombs in his carry-on luggage.
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The flight, from Philadelphia, made an emergency landing in Dayton, Ohio last night.
The Boeing 7-57 landed safely and a search of the plane found no bomb.
Richard Josephson of Delaware faces a hearing Wednesday.
He could get 20 years in prison if he's convicted.
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accident


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The President of the United Mine Workers Union and two others escaped injury after the plane they were traveling in ran off a runway in Kentucky.
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U-M-W President Cecil Roberts was flying from Washington D.C. into eastern Kentucky to speak with union members.
State Police say it appears the pilot misjudged the length of the runway and slid off and over an embankment, pitching the plane onto its nose.
Roberts and his Executive Assistant were treated and released at local Hospital.
The pilot also escaped serious injury.
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cable-car


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=mel
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Officials in Quebec City, Canada are trying to find out what caused the cable to snap, sending passengers slamming into a wall at a popular cable-car ride.
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The accident happened on Saturday.
Officials say an emergency brake failed.
A 46- year- old British tourist died in the accident.
Fifteen other passengers suffered injuries and remain hospitalized this morning.
The two-car railway is famed for its spectacular view of Old Quebec.
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Osborne


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NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=jmo
TAPE# net-; 96-80 (abingdon-murder)
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Investigators in Virginia and Tennessee are scrambling to locate acquaintances of a man suspected of killing two women and assaulting five others.
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Police say Bradley Duane Osborne is considered "armed and extremely dangerous."
Osborne allegedly shot 46- year- old Donetta Keyser, a church secretary in Tennessee.
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SS=Murder Investigation


She was shot in the head Thursday in a coin laundry and died Saturaday at a Nashville hospital.
Osborne is also a suspect in the slaying of his girlfriend in Virginia and assaults on five other women.

C'Burg-Murder


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-76
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A 51- year- old handy man is in jail this morning charged with the murder of an elderly Christiansburg woman.
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Police found 87- year- old Anna Virginia Lester's body Saturday in her Radford Street home.
They're not releasing the cause of her death but investigators say there were cuts and bruises on her body.
James Reed is being charged with the crime.
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Brumfield says there are no signs of forced entry.
And that Reed may have had a key to Lester's house.
He also says Anna Lester's death is a great loss to the community.
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((MISS LESTER WAS JUST A LIFE LONG RESIDENT OF CHRISTIANSBURG. SHE AND HER FAMILY ARE WELL RESPECTED, GOOD PEOPLE.))
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Reed is being held in the Montgomery County Jail without bond.
He will be arraigned on Tuesday.

James-Madison


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A grisly discovery for police this weekend in Harrisonburg.
Two James Madison University students were found dead of gunshot wounds.
Police found 25- year- old Ann Margret Olson and 23- year- old Keith J. O'Connell in O'Connell's apartment.
They went to the scene after receiving a tip from a friend of one of the victims.
Both waited tables at a Harrisonburg restaurant.
A manager said they had been dating at least two months.

Common-Sense


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In this week's edition of Common Sense, Len Besthoff says the federal government has come up with a new way to make paying deductibles on health insurance a lot easier: a medical savings account.
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((Meeting the deductible on your health insurance can be a tall order. And the federal government has come up with a new way for certain individuals to save money to meet those up front expenses.))
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((BEN HARTMAN/STOCKBROKER-EDWARD D. JONES: THE MEDICAL SAVINGS ACCOUNT IS AN ACCOUNT THAT ACTS VERY MUCH LIKE AN IRA ACCOUNT. IN THAT THE EMPLOYEE IS ABLE TO PUT TAX DEFERRED DOLLARS INTO A MEDICAL SAVINGS ACCOUNT, AND THIS IS PRE- TAX MONEY, AND THE MONEY GROWS TAX DEFERRED. IT'S USED TO PAY MEDICAL BILLS AND THINGS LIKE THAT. NOW ONE THING ABOUT THE MEDICAL SAVINGS ACCOUNT IS TO BE ELIGIBLE TO SET UP A MEDICAL SAVINGS ACCOUNT, YOU HAVE TO BE EMPLOYED BY A SMALL BUSINESS OWNER, AND ALSO YOU HAVE TO BE UNDER WHAT'S CALLED A HIGH DEDUCTIBLE HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM. FOR AN INDIVIDUAL THAT DEDUCTIBLE WOULD HAVE TO BE A MINIMUM OF 15-HUNDRED DOLLARS OR MORE, FOR A FAMILY, THE DEDUCTIBLE IS THREE THOUSAND DOLLARS OR HIGHER.))
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((One important thing with these medical savings accounts. People can only use them for medical purposes until age 65. That's this week's edition of Common Sense, let's send it back to the newsdesk.))
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2-HEADLINES
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Here's a look at today's top stories.
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A U-S air jet is forced to make an emergency landing in Ohio after a passenger allegedly makes a bomb threat.
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Fire crews in northern California have set backfires, hoping to stop a wildfire in the steep slopes of the southern Big Sur.
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A public-private partnership may start some new jobs rolling in to Rockbridge County.
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And thats what's making news on this Monday, October 14th.
Don't go away. News 7 Mornin will be right back.

Wx-Hello


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DIVERTED


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NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=MEL
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A U-S Air flight from Philadelphia to Los Angeles was forced to stop in Dayton, Ohio yesterday after a passenger was overheard talking about bombs.
Richard Josephson said he was only making jokes but the alleged jokes did not amuse the airline, or the F-B-I.
And passengers were also put out, when they had to exit the plane on slides.
Don Mills reports.
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Quebec


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NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=mel
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Fifteen tourists remain hospitalized this morning following a freak cable car accident over the weekend in Quebec City, Canada.
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Officials say on Saturday a cable snapped, sending the cable car into a wall.
A 46-year-old British tourist died in the accident.
The cable ride is is famous for its spectacular view of Old Quebec.
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Christian-Action-Network


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WRITER=lba
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Many religious conservatitves are planning to stay home on Election Day, this according to the head of the Virginia-based Christian Action Network.
Martin Mawyer said such voters feel that Republican Bob Dole is not addressing their concerns.
Mawyer said Dole's only chance for winning back disenchanted Christian right voters is to chance his message.
He wants Dole to shift his focus from his tax cut plan to morality and values.
Mawyer's group, based in Forest, claims a membership of 250-thousand.

Pitts-Roads


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NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=THa
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The winds and rain of Tropical Storm Fran may be long gone, but her effects are still being felt in Southside.
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About a dozen roads remain closed in Pittsylvania County.
Local highway officials say some of the roads are missing pipes.
High water also weakened some bridges.
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((TIM WILES/VDOT RESIDENT ENGINEER:ON SOME BRIDGES WE HAD THE UNDERPINNING OR AREA UP UNDERNEATH THE BRIDGE WASH AWAY AND EXPOSED THE FOUNDATION TO THE POINT WHERE A SMALL AMOUNT OF PROBLEMS COULD CAUSE THE BRIDGE TO COLLAPSE AND WE'VE HAD TO POUR CONCRETE TO REPLACE THAT DIRT THAT WENT AWAY. ))
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Immediately following "Tropical Storm Fran" 150- roads were closed.
Within a week or so, that number had dwindled to about 20.
The state will be hiring outside contractors to help with the remaining work.
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((MOST OF THE WORK THAT STILL REMAINS TO BE DONE IS BEYOND OUR CAPABILITIES, THEY REQUIRE EITHER MORE EQUIPMENT THAN WE HAVE AVAILABLE OR SPECIALIZED EQUIPMENT THAT WE DON'T NORMALLY HAVE AVAILABLE. SO, WE'VE GOT SOME EMERGENCY CONTRACTS AND HOPE TO HAVE SOME PEOPLE ON BOARD VERY QUICKLY. ))
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Wiles says he hopes to have the repairs finished before winter weather sets in.
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BASEBALL


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=MORNIN
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=mlb


More than four-thousand New York Yankee fans are in the cold this morning, waiting at Yankee Stadium for World Series tickets.
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The club won the American pennant after beating Baltimore last night 6 to 4.
It's the yanks first trip to the world series since 19-81.
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The St. Louis Cardinals could join them if they beat Atlanta tonight.
They lead the series three games to one.
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R'BRIDGE-JOB


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NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=DAL
TAPE# 96-80
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Rockbridge County may be home ot hundreds or new jobs soon.
A public-private partnership is cultivating an industrial park on what use to be farmland.
Denise Allen has the story.
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((This land was farmed for nearly 200 years.
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((JERRY NAY/PROFESSIONAL BUSINESS MGMT: WE'VE ENVISIONED DEVELOPING THIS BEAUTIFUL LAND INTO AN AREA THAT WILL RECEIVE INDUSTRY, LIGHT INDUSTRY, THAT WILL PROVIDE JOBS FOR OUR AREA.))
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And new jobs maybe sprouting up soon.
Two companies are close to finalizing deals, but it's too soon to release all the details.
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((DAVID KLEPPINGER/ROCKBRIDGE PARTNERSHIP: THEY GIVEN US A VERBAL COMMITTMENT THAT THEY WANT TO BE ON THIS PROPERTY. WE'RE WORKING OUT THE DETAILS IF THEY COME WE'RE LOOKING AT ABOUT 200 JOBS IN THE NEXT TWO YEARS.))
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The 29 acre tract of land is located on Green House Road with easy access to both interstates 81 and 64.
That alone makes it a prime piece of commercial property.
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stand up 1:39:50 DENISE ALLEN/NEWS 7 REPORTER: JERRY NAY ENVISIONS AROUND EIGHT BUILDINGS ON THIS PROPERTY.
BUT HE SAYS THIS LAND WILL BE DEVELOPED DIFFERENTLY THAN MOST INDUSTRIAL PARKS.
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Nay and Kleppinger say they plan to work hand in hand with V-M-I and Washington and Lee University to bring corporate research jobs to the industrial park.
They say this will help create jobs where workers can grow.
Denise Allen News 7.))

BRUSHFIRE


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NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
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Fire crews today hope to gain the upper hand on a ten-thousand acre fire in California's Big Sur.
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Firefighters set backfires and have contained 60-percent of the blaze.
Steep terrain and the lack of roads in the area are hampering efforts.
21-hundred firefighters are battling the blaze.
At least six of them have been injured.
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HOTEL-FIRE


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NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=MEL
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District of Columbia fire officials now say they have a suspect in connection with six early morning fires at the posh Omni-Shoreham hotel.
No charges have yet been filed.
One source says the suspect is a former hotel employee.
Dave Statter reports.
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Senate-Poll


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WRITER=lba
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The latest Senate race poll shows incumbent John Warner still way ahead of Democrat Mark Warner.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch-12 News poll released today shows John Warner ahead by 20 percentage points -- 48 percent to 28 percent.
But Democrats took some comfort because the poll was the first to put John Warner under 50 percent.
And the poll was taken before any reaction from the use a doctored photo of Mark Warner run in a T-V ad by John Warner's campaign.
Mark Warner's campaign says they have an internal poll indicating the race is much closer.

Railway-Festival


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=Dal
TAPE# 96-83
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Visitors to the Virginia Museum of Transportation celebrated a birthday of sorts this weekend.
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The 19-96 Railway Festival honored Norfolk and Western retirees on the company's 100th anniversary.
Russell Bussey (Bus-ee) worked for N- and- W for 37 years and was even photographed by O. Winston Link.
But his joy was running the 6-11.
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((RUSSELL BUSSEY/N & W RETIREE: WE JUST SORT OF GREW UP IN THE JOB. YOU WAS PROMOTED TO ENGINEER FROM A FIREMAN AND YOU HAD TO HAVE THREE YEARS BEFORE YOU COULD BE PROMOTED. AFTER YOU WAS PROMOTED YOU WAS USE TO ALL THE HAPPENINGS.
JOE SINK/N&W RETIREE: I WAS HIRED ON THE STEAM. I WAS PROMOTED TO ENGINEER ION THE STEAM AND IT WAS FASCINATING TO RUN ONE OF THOSE MORE SO THAN THE DIESEL. THE DIESEL WAS SORT OF A WHITE COLLAR JOB.))
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Hundreds of former N & W employees came to the Virginia Museum of Transportation this weekend to re-live the romance of steam engines like the 6-11.
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yankees


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=MORNIN
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=mlb


In New York City, fans are already lining up for the world series tickets which go on sale later this morning.
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The Yankees won the American League championship last night with a six-four victory over the Baltimore Orioles.
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The National League series continues today where the St. Louis Cardinals hold a three-to-one game lead over the Atlanta Braves.
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4-Scores


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WRITER=lba
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Kerry Collins threw three touchdown passes as the Carolina Panthers surpassed a previous high point total in their win over the Rams.
For all of last night's scores from the grid iron, let's check the boards.
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