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News 7 at Five is next-
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Some heavy hitters in O-J Simpson's murder trial are called on to help solve the Murder of Jon Bonet Ramsey.
And it's snowing out there. We'll check in with Joe Dashiell who's on snow patrol.
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Wx-Heads
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Warnings are in effect as moderate to heavy snow has moved into the region. Accumulations will range from 2 to 4 inches before midnight.

MEDICAL-HEADS


ANCHOR=Connie
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On Health Check-- nobody is perfect-- and neither are their bodies.
We'll explore the topic of asymmetry and the human body.
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And how about a program designed to save your marriage-- before it even begins.
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((AND IN TONIGHT'S TWO MINUTE SPORTS TICKER, I'LL JOIN YOU LIVE FROM DAYTONA AND LET YOU KNOW WHICH DRIVER'S MADE IT TO VICTORY LANE IN TODAY'S 125 MILE QUALIFYING RACES.))
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ANCHOR=Jean
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The Roanoke Valley is prepared for what Mother Nature throws our way-
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ANCHOR=Jean
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Good Evening, I'm Jean Jadhon.
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Snow did not come down in Roanoke until about 3:45 this afternoon- a little bit earlier in the New River Valley. But there's a steady snowfall out there now.
The big question is: What's in store for tonight and tomorrow-- so let's get right to Meteorologist Robin Reed. What can we expect? toss to robin.

5-snow


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5-school-closings


ANCHOR=Jean
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WRITER=amo
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Some schools are altering their schedules because of this latest bout of winter weather--
Here's the latest list of cancellations--
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take schoolwatch

5-Partial-Birth


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#597-01
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In other news-- The abortion rights bloc of a key Senate committee prevailed today- defeating a ban on some partial birth abortions.
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But the defeat came only AFTER two reconsiderations and some heavy peer pressure on one Senator who initially voted for the ban.
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((SEN. EMILY COURIC/(D) CHARLOTTESVILLE: IT HAS BEEN BROUGHT TO MY ATTENTION THAT THIS BILL WILL VERY LIKELY BE USED AS A VEHICLE TO SUPPORT OTHER EFFORTS TO WHICH I'M OPPOSED. AND THEREFORE I ASK THAT WE RECONSIDER THE VOTE.))
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((SEN. STEVE MARTIN/(R) CHESTERFIELD: I THINK WE'VE GOT TO COME TO A POINT WHERE WE VOTE ON THE BILLS THAT COME BEFORE US ON THE MERITS OF THOSE BILLS.))
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SUPER=01-Sen. Steve Martin/(R) Chesterfield; :12
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It may NOT be the last the legislature hears of the partial birth abortion this year.
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((DEL. ROGER MCCLURE/(R) CENTREVILLE: OF COURSE TO REMIND THE COMMITTEE, A PARTIAL BIRTH ABORTION BASICALLY IS AN ABORTION WHERE THE PHYSICIAN GRABS THE FEET OF THE BABY, TAKES MOST OF THE BABY OUT OF THE WOMB-- Delegate McClure--))
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The Senate committee also defeated a bill requiring doctors give women more information about the procedure before performing an abortion.
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5-Ramsey


ANCHOR=Jean
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Colorado Authorities are beefing up their effort to solve the Jon Bonet Ramsey murder- by hiring some big names.
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Forensic scientist Henry Lee and DNA expert Barry Scheck- will become part of a prosecution task force.
Both worked on O-J Simpsons defense in the criminal trial.
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It's been almost two months now since six year old Jon Bonet was found strangled in the family's home.
Today the district attorney had a message for the killer.
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((ALEX HUNTER/DISTRICT ATTORNEY: WE WILL SEE THAT JUSTICE IS SERVED IN THIS CASE AND THAT YOU PAY FOR WHAT YOU DID.))
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Hunter says he has no doubt that will eventually happen.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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Next on NEWS-7 at FIVE-- the latest on the American Airlines and its dispute with the pilots union.
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Plus the King of Pop is now also a proud papa-- as his wife gives birth to a baby boy.
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Anchor=Connie


On Health Check-- the abortion pill R-U-486 is a step closer to being available in the U-S.
In fact, the drug could be here by the end of the year. 2-SHOT
ANCHOR=Jean


Also coming up-- Lynchburg fills Junius Haskins city council seat.
ANCHOR=Connie


That story and a live report from Daytona, when we come back. cc sponsor

5-Am-Airlines


ANCHOR=Jean
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A plea from American Airlines pilots to the President- stay out of our dispute.
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Pilots are set to strike tomorrow night if an agreement's not reached.
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((IT IS UNSETTLING FOR THE TRAVELING PUBLIC. WE DON'T LIKE IT. OUR PILOTS WANT TO DEAL NOW. WE WANT TO NEGOTAITE AND CLOSE THIS AND MOVE ON WITH OUR PROFESSIONAL LIVES AND MAKE THE AIRLINES COMPETE IN THE INDUSTRY.))
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Pilots want more money and stock options.
They say talk about White House involvement is detracting from negotiations.
American's chairman wants Clinton to intervene.
The President could order a cooling off period and allow the airline to continue flying.
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5-L'burg-Council


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5pm
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A successor has been chosen for the late Junius Haskins on Lynchburg city council.
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After reviewing ten applications, council unanimously selected Edward Barksdale to fill Haskins' Ward Two seat.
Haskins died of a heart attack last month.
Barksdale is a retired postal manager, who was born and raised in Lynchburg.
He says substandard housing, youth recreational needs and senior citizen concerns are his top priorities.
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((EDWARD BARKSDALE/NEW LYNCHBURG COUNCILMAN: WARD TWO HAS ITS DRAWBACKS, HAS ITS THINGS THAT NEED ATTENTION, BUT I FEEL IF WE GET WARD TWO LOOKING GOOD, THE OTHER WARDS IN THE CITY WILL FALL IN AND FOLLOW SUIT. WE WANT TO MAKE WARD TWO LOOK GOOD, THAT WILL MAKE THE WHOLE CITY LOOK GOOD.))
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Barksdale will serve out the remainder of Haskins' term, which comes up for re- election in May of 1998.
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5-Car-Ads


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
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Your children may see a new video in school- compliments of Chyrsler.
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((SIT IN THE BACK. AS THEY SAY THE BACK IS WHERE IT'S AT.))
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The video's message- ride in the back to avoid fast deploying air bags.
The video features Bill Nye the energetic science guy.
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((BILL: WHY DOESN'T ANYONE WANT TO SEE UP HERE? KIDS: WE'RE BACK SEAT RIDERS BILL.))
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Chrysler launched the three million dollar campaign sending videos to 160 thousand schools, day care centers and car dealerships.
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ANCHOR=Connie
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If you are a traditionalist-- then chocolate is on your list for a Valentines Gift.
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STOCKS BUMP NEXT

5-COCOA-MILL


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=FIVE
WRITER=PEV
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With Valentine's Day less than 24 hours away, you may still be looking for the right gift, with a hometown flavor. DOUBLE BOX JEAN/PATRICK
Patrick Evans knows of a place where you can find sweets for your Sweet that are made right here in Virginia, just up the road in Lexington.
He joins us today from the Cocoa Mill.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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In tonight's two minute ticker-- Mike continues his live coverage from the Daytona International Speedway--
ANCHOR=Connie


The human body-- it's not always proportioned the way we want it to be.
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Many women have learned to live with their breasts being two different sizes.
But in some cases, the asymmetry can be severe enough to cause serious emotional pain.
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((IT WAS HARD BECAUSE NOBODY KNEW, I JUST THOUGHT IT WAS ME, AND NOBODY ELSE HAD THIS PROBLEM. ))
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5-Breast


ANCHOR=Connie
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Nobody's perfect--and neither are their body parts.
Sometimes our bodies' imperfections-- while not life threatening-- can be serious.
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SUPER=01-Jalanne/Denise's Mother; :29
SUPER=01-Dr. Vivian Hernandez/Plastic Surgeon; :49
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((WHEN I STARTED GOING THROUGH PUBERTY, I HAD NOTICED THAT ONE OF MY BREASTS WAS SMALLER THAN THE OTHER ))
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As a teenager, Denise -- was advised that most women outgrow the problem.
But that was not the case, as one breast remained an "A" cup and the other continued to grow three times larger.
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((WHEN IT BECAME A BIG PROBLEM, I JUST WORE, YOU KNOW, PROSTHESIS AND PADDING AND STUFF. SHE HID IT SO WELL UNDER HER CLOTHES. I'M HER MOTHER. I DO HER LAUNDRY. I SAW HER BRAS. I SAW WHAT SHE DID AND MY HEART WAS BREAKING FOR HER. ))
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Finally, Denise learned from a plastic surgeon that while a variation in size from one breast to another is not uncommon-- but Denise had extreme assymetry.
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((ONCE YOU HAVE THIS PROBLEM, ESPECIALLY LIKE DENISE, ASSYMETRY THAT IS SO SIGNIFICANT, YOU REALLY HAVE TO SOLVE IT BY PUTTING AN IMPLANT IN THE SMALL BREAST AND REDUCING THE LARGE BREAST. ))
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The procedure is fairly involved-- since it requires actually repositioning anatomy.
It's not known exactly how many women have asymmetric breasts-- and while most women differ only one bra size-- it can still feel embarrasing.
That's not the case anymore, though for Denise, after undergoing surgery in December.
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((MENTALLY I KNOW THAT PEOPLE AREN'T LOOKING AT ME DIFFERENTLY, AND I CAN LOOK AT MYSELF, I MEAN, I CAN LOOK AT MYSLEF NOW AND BEFORE I COULDN'T LOOK AT MYSELF ))
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5-RU-486


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-05
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The drug RU-486, known as the abortion pill, is now a step closer to being available here in the U.S.
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The group, The Population Council, which holds the patent to the drug-- says it's settled a lawsuit that was blocking the drug's introduction.
The Population Council says the drug could be available in this country by the end of the year.
The Food and Drug Administration has declared RU-486 safe and effective.
Now it's waiting for more information on the manufacturing and labelling before it gives it's final approval.
The drug has sparked an emotional debate among abortion opponents-- some groups have vowed to block the drug's approval.
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5-Marriage


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=5pm
WRITER=cst
TAPE#597-08
GRAPHIC=male/female


A counseling program could help you save your marriage, before you tie the knot.
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For instance, take the prograrm "Marriage Savers" --touted as a divorce prevention plan.
Religious writer Micheal McMannis started the program ten years ago...and has been spreading the word ever since.
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((THE CHURCH HAS THE RESPONSIBILITY TO MAKE THE MARITAL PREPARATION PROCESS RIGOROUS. WE WANT THE WEEK RELATIONSHIPS TO BREAK APART ON THEIR OWN, AND WE WANT TO STRENGTHEN THE REST TO GO THE DISTANCE. ))
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McMannis says if ministers will pledge not to marry couples without four months of counseling first, their communities would be rewarded with very low divorce rates.
Marriage Savers is the topic tonight, of 48-Hours, airing on your Hometown Station at 10 o'clock.
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S5-DAYTONA


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=MST
TAPE#S'LINK
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More than 100-thousand fans were at Daytona Speedway today for the annual Twin Qualifying races.
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Mike Stevens was there-- Mike, I understand it was another big day for the Dales.
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SUPER=01-Dale Jarrett/First Gatorade 125 Winner; :24
SUPER=01-Rick Mast/Fails to Qualify for Daytona 500; :53
SUPER=01-Dale Earnhardt/Second Gatorade 125 Winner; 1:12
SUPER=01-Bill Elliott/Finished 3rd in Second Race; 1:36
SUPER=01-Leonard Wood/Wood Brothers Team Mgr.; 2:02
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5-jackson


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
WRITER=amo
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New Daddy Michael Jackson, his wife and their bouncing baby boy have left the hospital.
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A source says the Jacksons left Cedars-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles with their newborn son this morning.
The Jackson family managed to elude the members of the media outside the building.
The child-- a healthy boy -- was born overnight to Jackson and his wife, Debbie Rowe (roh) Jackson.
A source tells the Associated Press the birth was natural and without complications. Jackson denies a London tabloid that the couple used artificial insemination and that he paid his wife 528-thousand dollars to carry the baby.
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Also tonight at six Ted Stone continues our series "Voices from the Past"
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Here's Keith Humphry to tell us about one radio dee-jay who got his start when he was 15-years old.
ANCHOR=Keith
Jean-- WJJS radio in Madison Heights SUPER=@Keith1;

is making a big name for itself in the ratings--
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And some of the success can be traced back to one disc jockey who says a visit from federal agents helped launch the young "Ladd's" successful radio career.
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Voices from the Past-- tonight on NEWS-7 at six.
ANCHOR=Jean


thanks Keith--
That's it for NEWS-7 at FIVE-- for more news later tonight-- full screen
join Connie Stevens for the region's first local primetime newscast, NEWS-7 Primetime-- tonight at 10 on WEFC. Stay warm, goodnight. ANCHOR=Jean