06:00-01

headlines

ANCHOR=Melanie
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Several Massachusetts police officers die in a small plane crash in Canada.
(----------------)


And an Emporia man was killed over the weekend while trying to cross Interstate 5-81.

BONNEVILLE


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


What started as a bomb threat ended in gunfire and death at the Bonneville Dam in Oregon.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bonneville, OR;


Authorities say it started yesterday afternoon when a man telephoned a bomb threat to the visitor's center on the Washington side of the Dam.
Authorities say the bomb was not real, but the gun he brandished was.
Following his threats to explode the bomb, and shoot anyone coming near, dozens of law officers from five different jurisdictions arrived on the scene.
About an hour later the standoff ended when the suspect was fatally shot.
The F-B-I says they'll identify the gunman this morning.
(----------------)




election


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=mornin
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=campaign 96


Trailing President Clinton in the polls, Bob Dole hits the road today.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Wilmington, DE;


He begins a two-day bus tour of Michigan and Ohio.
In a brief campaign stop in Delaware, Dole again attacked the Democratic Committee for receiving foreign campaign contributions.
SUPER=03-New York, NY;


Meanwhile, President Clinton starts the day in Cleveland and ends it in Detroit.
Last night he hob-nobbed with celebrities at a fundraiser in New York.
(----------------)




Planes


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


Eight people aboard a twin-engine plane were killed when it crashed into a field in eastern Canada yesterday while attempting an emergency landing.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Canada;

4:11:19
Canadian police say the plane was on its way to Bangor, Maine, from Quebec when it radioed the airport in New Brunswick and reported mechanical problems.
Four of the plane's seven passengers were police officers in Massachusetts.
The men were heading home after a weekend hunting trip.
SUPER=03-Ithaca, NY;

4:12:48
Meantime, an emergency landing last night in Ithaca, New York ended WITHOUT tragedy.
The U-S Air jet was headed for Rochester from New York City when an air conditioning unit malfunctioned, causing smoke to enter the cabin.
(-------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=none


None of the 92 aboard was injured.

GM


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=gm


The canadian Auto Workers Union and General Motors are talking, but still have yet to reach an agreement.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Toronto;


Union officials say they may pull out of talks to end the three- week- old Canadian strike if progress is not made by noon today.
The amount of work G-M can give to less costly independent companies is a major sticking point.
(----------------)



Pedestrian-Fatal


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#96-79
GRAPHIC=Fatal Accident


A man trying to cross Interstate 5-81 on foot Saturday night was hit and killed.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Saturday Night;


The accident happened shortly after ten o'clock in the southbound lanes of the highway.
State Police say 45- year- old Richard Leo Thompson of Emporia walked into the path of a car.
He was taken to a Roanoke hospital where he died about 45 minutes later.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=HOLD


Police have not filed charges against the driver of the car.

House-Fire


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#96-78
GRAPHIC=Fire


Fire forced out residents of two southeast Roanoke homes yesterday.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


No one was injured, but both buildings will need major repairs.
723 Dale Avenue was the first to catch fire. Occupants say they heard a popping noise... and then found one side of their house in flames.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=I couldn't believe

((RHONDA FRITZ/HOMEOWNER: I COULDN'T BELIEVE IT. JUST A SECOND IT WAS ALREADY ABOUT TEN FOOT HIGH, THE BLAZE WAS. FIRST THING IS TO CALL AND THEN GET OUT. THAT'S BASICALLY IT. I DIDN'T GRAB ANYTHING. I JUST GOT OUT AND MADE SURE MY DAUGHTER AND MY HUSBAND WERE OUT.))
SUPER=01-Rhonda Fritz/Homeowner;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=were out.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Two ladder trucks and four engines responded, as the flames spread to the house next door.
Firefighters contained the blaze in about 35 minutes and then stayed on the scene to hose down hot spots in the attic.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=We could see the smoke

((BOBBIE SLAYTON/DISTRICT CHIEF: WE COULD SEE THE SMOKE DOWNTOWN. IT WAS GOING PRETTY GOOD WHEN WE GOT HERE.))
SUPER=01-Bobbie Slayton/District Chief;
RUNS=:06
OUT Q=when we got here.
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=HOLD


No official word on the cause, but residents believe an electrical problem may have sparked the fire.

Police-Shooting


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#96-82
GRAPHIC=Police Shooting


A confrontation with police proved fatal for a Roanoke man.
41- year- old Rodney Lee Wilhelm was shot and killed early yesterday morning outside of his southeast Roanoke home.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The incident unfolded near the intersection of Jerome and Padbury Streets about three A- M.
Police say they responded to a call of a woman screaming for help.
According to a news release, Wilhelm had fired shots into his own house. When they arrived, they say he was standing in the street with a gun in his hand.
Police say he fired a .44 caliber handgun at the pavement, then pointed another weapon at an officer.
They say that's when the officer opened fire.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=HOLD


Neighbors who witnessed the shooting confirmed that Wilhelm fired one of his guns, before the officer opened fire on him.
But family members dispute the department's version of events... and say they believe police could have avoided a fatal confrontation.
The officer who fired the fatal shots has been placed on administrative leave until the investigation is completed.

220-Ax


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=tbr
TAPE#96-84
GRAPHIC=Accident


A five- year- old girl is in the hospital after an accident last night on Route 220.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.;


Police say her father evidently lost control of the vehicle he was driving as it was traveling in the northbound lane.
He apparently struck an embankment causing the car to overturn and skid on its roof.
Both the child and the adult were wearing their safety belts.
The girl was airlifted to Roanoke Memorial, but her injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
Their names have not been released.
Police say the accident is still under investigation.
(----------------)



Common-Sense


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Mornin'
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#common sense
GRAPHIC=Common Sense


Experts estimate the cost of a four year college education will soar to a quarter million dollars in 20 years.
So it's best to begin saving early.
Len Besthoff explains one way to do it in the latest edition of Common Sense.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=In this
SUPER=01-Ben Hartman/Stockbroker-Edward D. Jones; :11
SUPER=@Len1; :41
RUNS=:46
OUT Q=the newsdesk.

((
(/////SOT/////)
SOT COMMON SENSE 07:39:26
IN Q=In this

((In this week's edition of Common Sense, Ben Hartman with Edward Jones explains how you can set up a savings vehicle for your child called a custodial account.))
RUNS=:09
OUT Q=custodial account.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT COMMON SENSE RAW 05:32:25
IN Q=Well Len

((BEN HARTMAN/STOCKBROKER-EDWARD D. JONES: WELL LEN ONE OF THE ACCOUNTS WE LIKE TO RECOMMEND AT EDWARD JONES AND COMPANY IS A CUSTODIAL ACCOUNT IT'S AN EXCELLENT VEHICLE TO SAVE TO FUND YOUR CHILD THROUGH COLLEGE AT A LATER DATE, AND THE EARNINGS ON THE INVESTMENTS INSIDE THE CUSTODIAL ACCOUNT ARE TAXED AT THE CHILD'S TAX RATE UP TO CERTAIN DOLLAR LIMITS. THE DOLLAR LIMIT IS 13-HUNDRED DOLLARS FOR A CHILD UNDER AGE 14. ))
RUNS=:21
OUT Q=under age 14.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT COMMON SENSE 07:48:27
IN Q=One thing to remember

((One thing to remember with these custodial accounts is that once your child turns 18, he or she does get control over the money. I'm Len Besthoff with this week's edition of Common Sense, let's send it back to the newsdesk.))
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=the newsdesk.))

2-HEADLINES
SUPER=#4050; Headline Banner
ANCHOR=Melanie


Here's a look at today's top stories.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


An F-B-I agent fatally shoots an armed man who apparently threatened to blow up a Dam on a river between Washington and Oregon.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Several Massachusetts police officers are killed in a small plane crash in Canada.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


And if you own a Dodge Minivan you might need to make some unexpected repairs.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie


And that's what's making news on this Monday the 21th of October.

Wx-Hello


ANCHOR=Beth
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=bmy
TAPE#None
GRAPHIC=None



(TWO SHOT)



(CHYRON)
SUPER=X5000;SET DISSOLVE
SUPER=311-51/74/W-8/Cloudy;Roanoke Conditions
SUPER=312-40/100/Calm/Partly Cloudy; Lynchburg Conditions
SUPER=314-Variably/Cloudy/61-65/Partly/Cloudy/45-49;
SUPER=#555;RESET



(TWO SHOT)


campaign


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=mornin
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=campaign 96


Bob Dole and President Clinton today are hitting the same Midwestern states to battle for votes.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Wilmington, DE;


Dole begins a two-day visit to Michigan and Ohio.
In a brief campaign stop in Delaware, Dole again attacked the Democratic Committee for receiving foreign campaign contributions.
SUPER=03-New York, NY;


Meanwhile, President Clinton starts the day in Cleveland and ends it in Detroit.
Last night he hob-nobbed with celebrities at a fundraiser in New York.
(----------------)




Senate-Race


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=jda
TAPE#96-76
GRAPHIC=Campaign 96


Like, the presidential race, the race for Virginia's U-S Senate seat is heating up as the campaign enters its final weeks.
Senator John Warner and challenger Mark Warner are pulling some familiar punches.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Tuesday;


On a visit to the Addison Aerospace Magnet School earlier this week, and during appearances across the state, the incumbent Republican has billed himself as an independent voice for Virginia.
But Mark Warner says his opponent's voting record is not that of a mainstream moderate.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=If I could get

((MARK WARNER/D- U.S. SENATE CANDIDATE: IF I COULD GET EVERY VIRGINIA VOTER TO TAKE THE TIME TO GO LOOK AT HIS RECORD, GO LOOK AT WHERE HE'S VOTED THE LAST TWO YEARS, I'D WIN THIS RACE WALKING AWAY.)) ((THE PERCEPTION AND THE REALITY ARE TWO DIFFERENT THINGS IN THE CASE OF THE INCUMBENT. I WAS FRANKLY SURPRISED AND I WOULDN'T BE RUNNING AGAINST HIM IF THE PERCEPTION AND THE REALITY WERE THE SAME.))
SUPER=@MarkWarner;
RUNS=:18
OUT Q=were the same.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/Wednesday;


But Senator John Warner says it is his Democratic challenger who is hoodwinking the voters.
He says Mark Warner is a political insider, not a newcomer to Capitol Hill.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=You know it's kind of like

((SEN. JOHN WARNER/R- VIRGINIA: IT'S KIND OF LIKE THE FELLOW DRIVING UP PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE. HE TRIES TO SAY, MR. POLICEMAN TELL ME WHERE'S THE CAPITOL. POINT THE WAY. COME ON. HE'S WORKED IN THE CAPITOL OFFICES OF TWO SENATORS. TWO OF THE MOST LIBERAL SENATORS. THEN HE WENT ON TO WORK FOR THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE.))
SUPER=@JohnWarner;
RUNS=:17
OUT Q=democratic national committee.
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=HOLD


The senate campaign has taken on an increasingly negative tone.
That is only expected to intensify as the candidates head into the final two weeks of the campaign.

Nicaragua


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


The results are expected soon from yesterday's presidential election in Nicaragua.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Managua, Nicaragua;


Twenty-three candidates were on the ballot but polls indicate Sandinista leader Daniel Ortega and conservative businessman Arnoldo Aleman
(ah-lay-MAHN') are the leading contenders.


To win, either candidate must get forty-five percent of the vote or face runoffs later this year.
(----------------)

WIPE WIPE WIPE

jAPAN


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=wipe wipe wipe
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Tokyo;


And in Japan this morning, the elections are over and the horse-trading is just beginning.
Yesterday, the party that's ruled Japan for most of the last fifty years, the liberal Democrats, failed to win a majority.
The Liberal Democrats are now expected to form a coalition government.
Voter turnout was the lowest since world-war-two.
(----------------)



Brushfire


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=brushfire


The wildfires on the scenic Big Sur are coming closer to an end.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Big Sur, CA;


A spokesman for the Los Padres National Forest says most of the 900 firefighters were being sent home overnight.
The lighter winds and cooler temperatures continued to help firefighters.
80-percent of the 668-acre blaze was contained, as of last night.
The fire started Friday, 30 miles south of Carmel and Monterey.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
People who evacuated the area were allowed to return, and businesses that were closed were allowed to reopen.
(-------------)


Prison-Reform


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=none


A prison reform group wants to stop the state from making money off telephone calls made by prison inmates. The group -- Virginia CURE -- will ask the General Assembly to end what it called a kickback paid to the state for inmate phone calls.
A legislative watchdog group said the state made seven- and- a- half- million dollars last year from inmate calls.
CURE said the money is coming from inmates' families who pay for the collect calls made by their relatives behind bars.
The state says inmates have to go through an operator in making calls to prevent fraud and abuse.


Lottery


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=tbr
TAPE#NONE
GRAPHIC=Virginia Lottery


Four people including two from our area will share in the weekend's Lotto jackpot.
The Virginia Lottery says one of the winning tickets was sold in Covington, one in Salem, and two in Hampton.
The four winners will spilt the two point four million dollar prize.
Wednesday night's jackpot goes back to one MILLION dollars.

Threat


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


What started as a bomb threat ended in gunfire and death at the Bonneville Dam in Oregon.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Bonneville, OR;


Authorities say it started yesterday afternoon when a man telephoned a bomb threat to the visitor's center on the Washington side.
Authorities say the bomb was not real, but the gun he brandished was.
Following his threats to explode the bomb, and shoot anyone coming near, dozens of law officers from five different jurisdictions arrived on the scene.
About an hour later the standoff ended when the suspect was fatally shot.
The F-B-I say they'll identify the gunman this morning.
(----------------)



FLYING


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#net
GRAPHIC=none


Eight people aboard a twin-engine plane were killed when it crashed into a field in eastern Canada yesterday while attempting an emergency landing.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Canada;

4:11:19
Canadian police say the plane was on its way to Bangor, Maine, from Quebec when it radioed the airport in New Brunswick and reported mechanical problems.
Four of the plane's seven passengers were police officers in Massachusetts.
The men were heading home after a weekend hunting trip.
SUPER=03-Ithaca, NY;

4:12:48
Meantime, an emergency landing last night in Ithaca, New York ended WITHOUT tragedy.
The U-S Air jet was headed for Rochester from New York City when an air conditioning unit malfunctioned, causing smoke to enter the cabin.
(-------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=none


None of the 92 aboard was injured.

Municipal-League


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=JoeD
TAPE#96-80
GRAPHIC=NONE


A meeting of more than one thousand local Virginia governments leaders is in Roanoke and they may cause you some traffic problems.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;


The group is in town for the annual conference of the Virginia Municipal League, headquartered at the Hotel Roanoke.
This is the first time in five years that the event has been held in Roanoke.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=They haven't been back

((MICHELLE BONO/CITY OF ROANOKE: THEY HAVEN'T BEEN BACK SINCE THE HOTEL'S BEEN REOPENED, SO IT'S A GREAT CHANCE FOR THEM TO SEE THE HOTEL AND WHAT'S HAPPENED IN DOWNTOWN, SO WE FEEL LIKE THIS IS A REAL OPPORTUNITY FOR US TO SHOW PEOPLE FROM THROUGHOUT THE STATE WHAT WE'VE DONE IN ROANOKE.))
SUPER=01-Michelle Bono/Roanoke Public Information;
RUNS=:11
OUT Q=we've done in Roanoke.
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The focus will shift to the city market on Monday night, where 21 different restaurants will be feeding the participants.
(----------------)
ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=NONE


Because of preparations near the market building, Campbell Avenue will be reduced to one lane of traffic this afternoon at two o'clock.
The road will be completely closed from 5:30 to 11 P- M.

Auction


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#96-74
GRAPHIC=None


A Salem group is already in the Christmas spirit.
The Community Christmas Store is a volunteer organization dedicated to assisting needy families.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Salem;


The store sponsored a benefit auction to raise money for the up coming holiday season.
One of the big-ticket items of the day was this Mustang.
The car sold for 19-hundred dollars.
The Christmas Store gets a percentage of whatever is sold during the auction.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 12:38:06
IN Q=our goal is to

((TERESA THOMAS GEREAUX/COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS STORE: OUR GOAL IS TO SERVE OVER 500 FAMILIES IN OUR STORE. IT'S OPEN DECEMBER 13TH AND 14TH. WE PROVIDE FOR EACH OF THOSE FAMILIES CLOTHING AND TOYS FOR THEIR CHILDREN. WE ALSO HAVE HOUSEHOLD ITEMS FOR THE FAMILY AND FOOD.))
SUPER=01-Teresa Thomas Gereaux/The Community Christmas Store;
RUNS=:14
OUT Q=FAMILY AND FOOD
(----------------)
VO-NAT


The store needs about 20 to 30-thousand dollars to operate.
They will also accept donations of NEW clothes and toys at the store during the month of November.
The store is located on Roanoke Street in Salem.
(----------------)



Dodge-Latch


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=Dal
TAPE#96-75
GRAPHIC=None


Dodge minivans owners could need some unexpected repair work.
The service center at Dominion Dodge in Salem is helping van owners replace potentially defective hatch latches on mini-vans.
(----------------)
VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Salem;


Apparently the latches on 19-84 to '95 model mini-vans may spring open if the vehicle is involved in an accident.
Company officials say more than a year ago Chrysler began offering this voluntary safety action.
Dominion Dodge has replaced more than one- thousand of the latches during that time.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 13:25:25
IN Q=CHRYSLER DETERMINED

((BOB KAPLAN/DOMINION DODGE: CHRYSLER DETERMINED THAT THEY CAN IMPROVE THE SAFETY OF THEIR LATCHES AND THEY THEREFORE REDESIGNED ALL THESE LATCHES AT NO COST TO ANYBODY WHO OWNS ONE OF THESE TYPE OF VEHICLES.))
SUPER=01-Bob Kaplan/Dominion Dodge;
RUNS=:16
OUT Q=TYPE OF VEHICLES
(----------------)
VO-NAT


Kaplan says Chrysler has sold more than four- and- a- half- million mini-vans.
Dodge Caravans, Plymouth Voyagers and Chrysler Town and Countries are models which may need a new latch.
Kaplan encourages all mini-van owners to take advantage of the replacement service.
(----------------)



Robots


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#96-83
GRAPHIC=NONE

***ANCHOR TAG***
A Roanoke County Company is gearing up up for future business.
As Len Besthoff tells us Systems Technology of Virginia believes it will lead the way in labor saving devices.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT
IN Q=There were
SUPER=03-Roanoke Co.; :00
SUPER=01-Scott Repsher/Systems Technology of Virginia; :21
SUPER=@Len1; :28
SUPER=01-Richard Harriman/Staubli Unimation; :46
SUPER=01-Ken Rickenbrode/Bertelkamp Automation; :57
RUNS=1:15
OUT Q=LB, News-7.

(( There were no end of gadgets,
NAT SOT TOT 10:36:32
RUNS=:02

sorters,
NAT SOT TOT 10:21:45
RUNS=:02

and other devices at this robotics show.
NAT SOT TOT 10:39:50
RUNS=:02


And they all have one thing in connection...automation.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 11:19:04
IN Q=This show

((SCOTT REPSHER/SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY OF VA: THIS SHOW WAS CONDUCTED TO SHOW THE LOCAL VIRGINIA AREA AND THE COUNTRY, BASICALLY...ESPECIALLY THE EAST COAST HOW VIRGINIA CAN SUPPLY AUTOMATION AND ROBOTICS AND SOLUTIONS TO MAJOR INDUSTRIAL PROBLEMS.))
RUNS=:13
OUT Q=industrial problems.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 11:56:49
IN Q=Here's one

((Here's one of the high precision robots on display here. A product can be in one position one time and the robot'll pick it up. Then you can put a product down on the tray in another position another time and it's smart enough to adapt.))
RUNS=:12
OUT Q=to adapt.
NAT SOT with big yellow machine
RUNS=:02


The robot can do this because it basically has an electronic eye.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 11:37:29
IN Q=The vision

((RICHARD HARRIMAN/STAUBLI UNIMATION: THE VISION SYSTEMS CAN ADAPT IMMEDIATELY AND PLACE THE PART IN THE PROPER ORIENTATION.))
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=proper orientation.


Another device on display can perform three functions at once...all on different planes.
(/////SOT/////)
SOT 11:14:24
IN Q=They can

((KEN RICKENBRODE/BERTELKAMP AUTOMATION: THEY CAN ESSENTIALLY DO THE MULTIPLE MOTIONS THAT PEOPLE ARE TRYING TO DO NOW.))
RUNS=:05
OUT Q=do now.


All the people displaying these products say there's more automation to come, noting that when you look at these robots, you're basically getting a good glimpse of what's coming in the 21st century.
Len Besthoff, News-7.))

ANCHOR=Melanie
SS=NONE


Systems Technology of Virginia uses a lot of the robotic devices on display to help customers simplify their manufacturing processes.
The company expects to make the robotics show an annual event.

4-Scores


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=morn
WRITER=lba
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=mlb


The Atlanta Braves crushed the New York Yankees 12-to-1 to take Game One of the 92nd World Series.
SS=nfl


Turning to football, let's check the boards for last night's scores from the gridiron.
(-------------)

wipe to boards
SUPER=#556;
SUPER=X5022;
SUPER=0100-/Atlanta/28/j/Dallas/32////Miami/28/j/Philadelphia/35///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0100-j/New England/27//Indianapolis/9////New Orleans/7/j/Carolina/19///;
SUPER=X5009
SUPER=0100-/N.Y. Giants/21/j/Washington/31////Baltimore/34/j/Denver/45///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0100-j/Buffalo/25//N.Y. Jets/22////Cincinnati/21/j/San Francisco/28///;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0100-/Jacksonville/14/j/St. Louis/17////Pittsburgh/13/j/Houston/23///;
SUPER=X5009;
SUPER=0100-/Tampa Bay/9/j/Arizona/13////Oakland///San Diego///Tonight 9PM/;
RUNS=:42

(-------------) OUT Q=...LAST SCORE