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Coming up next-
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In one hour the tightest ship in the shipping business could run out of steam- UPS workers could walk off the job.
A federal express plane crashes into a ball of fire-
Plus we'll meet a Franlin County girl who's got her own Chincoteague pony.
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ANCHOR=Jean


News 7 is Next.

Newsbreak


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Good Evening.
The clock is ticking toward midnight
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke;

when United Parcel Workers could walk off the job.
Both sides are meeting tonight. We'll have the latest for you at eleven.
SUPER=03-Newark, NJ;


Investigators say it's too early to tell why a Federal Express plane flipped over and caught fire overnight.
The crew was able to escape through a cockpit window.
SUPER=03-Portland, OR;


Three workers are dead when a steel girder collapsed at the Portland International Airport.
SUPER=03-Franklin Co.;


And we'll meet a local girl who's dream came true. She's the owner of a Chincoteague pony.
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ANCHOR=Jean


Join us for News 7 at Eleven.

UPS


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=tbr
TAPE#97-41
GRAPHIC=UPS


It's less than one hour away from a midnight strike deadline for U-P-S workers.
While negotiations are continuing, tonight signs seem to indicate the walkout is imminent.
Double Boxes=Jean/Stacy


Stacy Martin is standing by at Roanoke's U-P-S facility.
Stacy what's going on there?
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SUPER=@Stacey1;
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((Rollcue:of failed negotiations.)
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SUPER=01-Brad Reynolds/UPS Customer; :17
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Stacy adlibs
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React-ups


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
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TAPE#597-29
GRAPHIC=ups


Area business that use U-P-S to deliver merchandise are bracing themselves in case of a strike.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Roanoke/1994;


Elizabeth Arden had a bad experience back in 1994 the last time UPS workers went on strike.
It was a busy season and transport managers say a lot of their shipments were delayed.
The company has already diverted some of its merchandise to alternative carriers to avoid getting trapped in the UPS system.
But other catalog companies that use UPS such as Quality Fulfillment Services here in Roanoke say they're sticking with UPS, for now.
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SOT 14:26:54
IN Q=We've been

((LARRY MORGAN:WE'VE BEEN MAKING PLANS...HANDLING NOW.)) ((JERYL ROWE/PRESORT EXPRESS:WE ARE INCREASING EXTRA STAFF TO HANDLE WHATEVER VOLUME IS NECESSARY FOR US TO HANDLE AS FAR AS FIRST CLASS PRIORITY MAIL OR OTHER MAILINGS THAT WOULD BE EFFECTED THROUGH A UPS STRIKE))
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ANCHOR=Jean
SS=HOLD


Nationally the lead negotiators for U-P-S and the Teamsters union have been meeting with a federal mediator.
U-P-S said earlier that it had put its ''last, best'' offer on the table.
The union called that a ''bargaining tactic.''


Cycle-Ax


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=THa
TAPE#97-55
GRAPHIC=NONE


Two people are seriously injured tonight in Montgomery County after their motorcycle was struck by a car.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Montgomery Co.;


It happened on North-fork Road near Ironto around 9-15.
State police say the driver of a Ford Mustang apparently crossed the center line striking the motorcycle.
Authorities are still trying to determine who was driving the car.
The couple on the motorcycle was airlifted to Roanoke Memorial.
No word yet on the extent of their injuries.
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NY-Bomb


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net B
GRAPHIC=NONE


Three men arrested in New York may have been a planning suicide bombing- on New York's subways.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Brooklyn, NY;


That word from a federal law enforcement official in Washington.
Police raided the apartment- confiscating five devices- each strong enough to kill someone.
Police shot two suspects when it appeared they were going to activate a device.
The men are hospitalized and a third suspect is in custody.
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14:02:48 ((JAMES KALLSTROM/F.B.I.: THIS IS WHY WE HAVE THE TERRORISM TASK FORCE IN NEW YORK. THE CITIZENS SHOULD BE REAL HAPPY WE HAVE THE BEST MOST COOPERATIVE TEAM OF PEOPLE HERE WORKING ON THSEE CASES. THEY SHOULD FEEL GOOD AND TAKE PRIDE IN THE FACT THAT THIS DIDN'T HAPPEN.))
SUPER=01-James Kallstrom/F.B.I.;
RUNS=:15
OUT Q= this didn't happen."
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The men may have arrived in the U-S within the past two weeks- They're all of middle Eastern origin.
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ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=NONE


An accident at the Portland International Airport
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Portland, OR;

kills three construction workers- Part of a parking garage under construction gave way- falling on workers below.
There are reports that some workers were also injured but no airport passegners were hurt.
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Fed-Ex


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Plane Crash


A federal investigator says it's too early to say what caused a Fed-Ex plane to crash.
As Liz Mullen reports the crew was able to jump out a window to safety.
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SUPER=03-Newark, NJ; 00
SUPER=01-Christine Whitman/New Jersey Governor; 13-17!
SUPER=01-Robert Boyle/Port Authority Director; 36-39 very quick!
SUPER=01-John Goglia/Nat'l Transportation Safety Bd; 1:02 quick!
RUNS=1:24
OUT Q=CBS News, Newark."


((Within fifteen seconds, the five people aboard the flaming Federal Express jet managed to pull themselves to safety. Dazed, thy watched as the MD-11 burned out of control.
Gov. Christine Todd Whitman, R-NJ They were out on the runway by the time the emergency personell from the airport got there which was in seconds of it coming down.
Officials at this, the busiest of three New York area airports, say there was no indication anything was wrong aboard the jet as it approached Newark from Anchorage Alaska. On hitting the runway, the MD-ll flipped over, a wing broke off, and immediately fire broke out.
ROBERT BOYLE/ EXEC. DIR., PORT AUTHORITY:WE HAD JUST PRACTICED SOMETHING SIMILIAR TO THIS ...IT COULD HAVE BEEN A MAJOR TRAGEDY.
JOE BIERMANN/ WCBS HELICOPTER REPORTER: IT LOOKS LIKE THE ENGINE BROKE OFF.
This is not the first time this plane has had a hard landing. In November of 1994, federal records show the same plane with a different crew had a hard landing in Anchorage. The NTSB report says the plane suffered what it termed "substantial damage". JOHN GOGLIA/NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD: WE DON'T KNOW IF THAT INCIDENT IS RELATED TO THIS AT ALL. About six hours after the crash landing, Newark partially reopened and planes were able to take off even as fire crews doused the smoldering fusilage. Inside the airport, passengers felt the repercussions of the crash that blocked the busiest of Newark's runways. Liz Mullen CBS News, Newark.))

Willey


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-54
GRAPHIC=Jones


Virginia has another connection to Paula Jones' sexual harassment lawsuit against the President.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@file;


Former attorney general candidate Gil Davis is one of her lawyers.
Now, Davis and his team have subpoenaed Richmond area resident Kathleen Willey to give a deposition in the case.
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TALENT=Jean
SS=NONE


Willey's the daughter-in-law of former Democratic state senator Ed Willey.
She worked as a social secretary in the Clinton White House in 1993.
Jones' attorneys allege that Willey was herself sexually harassed by President Clinton.
For her part tonight, Kathleen Willey's saying through her attorneys that she's outraged by the attempt to involve her in the Paula Jones suit, and that her privacy is being violated by the allegation.
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HARD MUSIC UNDER
ANCHOR=Jean
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Coming up next on News 7 at 11, one group says recent bank mergers could cost you money,
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and we'll tell you why authorities say three Virginia murders may be the work of a serial killer.
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Missing-Girls


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=sly
TAPE#97-44
GRAPHIC=Murder Investigation


Virginia could have a serial killer.
Investigators have determined the murders of three young Spotsylvania County girls are the work of the same person.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Investigators today confirmed that the cases have been linked... through evidence collected from the three victims: 16-year old Sofia Silva, 15-year old Kristin Lisk and her 12-year old sister Kati.
Police would not say what the common evidence is, but they do say the killer is probably acting out a fantasy.
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(( ))
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The Lisk sisters disappeared May first and were later found floating in a Hanover County river.
Eight months earlier, Sofia Silva's body was discovered in a King George County creek.
A multi-agency police task force continues its investigation into the killings, following up eight thousand leads.
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Bank-Fees


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=equ
TAPE#97-45
GRAPHIC=Banking


As North Carolina banks gobble up Virginia banks, the news gets grimmer for Virginia bank customers.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Richmond;


That's the message from the U-S Public Interest Research Group and the Virginia Citizens Consumer Council.
SUPER=@file;


A new report shows bank profits are way up... but so are fees.
And while Virginia bank fees are "in the middle of the road" nationally, consumer advocates say the recent bank acquisitions may change that.
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SOT 11:11:46
IN Q=The logical

((THE LOGICAL RESULT OF HAVING THESE MERGERS IS THAT BRANCHES WILL BE CLOSED, FEES WILL BE RAISED, AND THAT THERE WILL BE FEWER CHOICES FOR CONSUMERS. AND AS THE RESULT OF THE REPORT SHOWS, THE BIGGER THE BANK THE HIGHER THE FEES.))
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OUT Q=the higher the fees.
TALENT=Jean
SS=Banking


The consumer advocates say shop around for cheaper accounts, which you're most likely to find at smaller community banks and credit unions.
And, they say, lobby your lammakers about ATM fees.

Death-Tax


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11p
WRITER=sta
TAPE#=97-40
GRAPHIC=Farming


The new balanced budget is making it easier for some farmers to keep their business all in the family.
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Franklin Co.;


The measure changes the law for inheritance taxes-- money paid to the federal government once a farm is handed-down from one generation to the next.
The old law set exemptions for the tax at 600 thousand dollars.
But, some farmers claimed that figure was too high and made it difficult to avoid selling-off farm land to pay the tax.
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((LINDA BOITNOTT/DAIRY FARMER: FARMERS ARE HAVING TO SPEND A TREMENDOUS AMOUNT OF MONEY TO TRY TO DO AS MUCH ESTATE PLANNING AS THEY CAN AND CAN'T AFFORD--SO THEY CAN AT LEAST THINK THAT THE FARM WILL BE ABLE TO STAY IN FAMILY HANDS.))
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OUT Q=in family hands
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VO-NAT


Farmers in the region waged a letter-writing campaign about a month ago to pressure Congress to increase exemptions.
The goal was to raise exemptions to two million dollars, but the new budget will eventually allow only one point three million dollars.
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ANCHOR=Jean
SS=NONE


The revised exemptions will not go into effect until 1998 and they'll be phased in over ten years.

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ANCHOR=Jean
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The Food Police have struck again. When we return, we'll see why they're making the soft drink industry nervous,
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and we'll see how a local girl has found a special buddy in the waters off Chincoteague.
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Warm-Hearth


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=mjo
TAPE#97-50
GRAPHIC=Nursing Home


Warm Hearth Village is expanding to better serve the aging population in the New River
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VO-NAT
Super=03-Montgomery Co.


Valley. This morning staffers presented plans for the new 120 bed facility.
The long term care center will offer 60 beds for nursing care and 60 beds of intensive assisted-living.
The space is in high demand considering more than 35 million people will be 65 or older by the year 2000.
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4:58:34
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((JOHN SANKEY/WARM HEARTH VILLAGE PRESIDENT/CEO: WE DOUBT THAT IT WILL FILL UP IMMEDIATELY. BUT THERE IS A PENT UP DEMAND AND BEING A NEW FACILITY WE DO THINK IT WILL ATTRACT A LOT OF PEOPLE. WE'VE ACTUALLY PROJECTED FOR OUR FINANCIAL PURPOSES A ONE YEAR FILL UP. ))
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Officials plan to break ground next March and hope to open the facility by the Summer of 1999.
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Caffeine


ANCHOR=Connie
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=JJA
TAPE#NEt
GRAPHIC=NONE


Did you know Dannon coffee yogurt has as much caffeine as a can of Coca- Cola?
Probably not-
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VO-NAT
SUPER=03-Washington DC;


but one group wants to change that.
The Center for Science in the Public Interest wants caffeine content on labels. It warns pregnant women, children, and people with osteoporosis to avoid caffeine.
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SOT 15:16:56
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((MICHAEL JACOBSEN/CENTER FOR SCIENCE IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST: ANYONE WHO EXPERIENCES ANXIETY JITTERS OR SLEEPLESSNESS SHOULD CUT BACK ON OR CUT OUT COFFEE AND OTHER CAFFEINE FOOD AND BEVERAGES AND SEE IF THAT RELIEVES THEIR SYMPTOMS.))
SUPER=07-Michael Jacobsen;
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OUT Q=THAT RELIEVES THEIR SYMPTOMS."
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Caffeine can cause an increased risk of infertility and miscarriage.
Doctors say people used to caffeine experience withdrawal symptoms when they don't have any.
That includes headaches fatigue and the inability to concentrate.
The American Medical Association has already asked the F-D-A for caffeine labeling..
But the food industry opposes the idea.
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S-Score


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=steve
TAPE#S7-7
GRAPHIC=Packers


Lets start with football where the defending Super Bowl champion Green bay Packers met the runner up in New England.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Green Bay, WI/ESPN; :00


Bi Kini's and the frozen tundra...never thought I'd see that combination. The game wasn't pretty; Packers win 7-3. MVP Brett Farve played and then took a seat.
About the only exciting thing; seeing familiar faces like former Virginia Tech stars Antonio Freeman and yes Eugene Chung. Numbers!.
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WIPE TO SCORES
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B.F. 5-4/;
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HR/;
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10 innings/;
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SUPER=0114-/Phoenix/67/j/Cleveland/79///;
RUNS=:40
OUT Q=....last score."
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S-Qualify


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#=R-37
GRAPHIC=Indy motor Speedway


Busch Pole Qualifying at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway turned out the fastest Winston Cup laps ever.
SS=Ernie Irvan


Ernie Irvan's speedometer produced the most smoke as he captured the pole.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Indianapolis, IN/ESPN; :00


Points leader Jeff Gordon, who has won the past two poles at Indy, had a decent qualifying run, but would fall back to 24th when the first day was done.
Thanks to drivers like Darrell Waltrip. DW put the Western Auto Chevrolet on the pole. Waltrip got out of his Monte Carlo and did the Icky Shuffle in celebration. Dale Jarrett then shuffled DW to the side.; knocked DW off the top spot with a speed of over 177 miles per hour.
But with his mother in a hospital in critical condition; Irvan mustered the strength to put the Havoline thunderbird on the pole with a speed of 177.736 miles per hour.
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((ERNIE IRVAN/BRICKYARD POLE WINNER:))
SUPER=01-Ernie Irvan/Brickyard Pole Winner; :00
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OUT Q=...get the pole"
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Now here's your first round top 25.
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WIPE TO QUALIFYING
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Waltrip//5. Dale Earnhardt//;
SUPER=x5009;
SUPER=0107-6. Mike Skinner//7. Ricky Rudd//8. Ken Schrader//9. David

Green//10. Rich Bickle//;
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SUPER=0107-11. Robby Gordon//12. Bobby Hamilton//13. Sterling Marlin//14.

Wally Dallenbach//15. Bill Elliott//;
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SUPER=0107-16. Jeremy Mayfield//17. Rick Mast//18. Michael Waltrip//19. Steve

Grissom//20. Johnny Benson//;
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SUPER=0107-21. Chad Little//22. Ted Musgrave//23. Ron Barfield//24. Jeff

Gordon//25. Bobby Labonte//;
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S-Druck


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S7-16
GRAPHIC=49ers


The San Francisco 49ers welcomed their top draft pick to camp yesterday.
SS=Druckenmiller


This morning quarterback Jim Druckenmiller signed a 6 year-- 5 and a half million dollar contract.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Rocklin, CA; :00


Druckenmiller receives a signing bonus of just over 2 million dollars. The signal caller arrived in Rocklin this morning and took part in 49er training camp both in the AM and in the afternoon.
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((JIM DRUCKENMILLER/SIGNS WITH 49ERS:))
SUPER=01-Jim Druckenmiller/Signs with 49ers; :00
RUNS=:08
OUT Q=...where I was staying"
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VO-NAT(Con't)


Druckenmiller is about two weeks behind on the complex west coast offensive playbook, which he studied while in LA.
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S-Ravens


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#S7-12
GRAPHIC=Ravens


While Druckenmiller has arrived, Baltimore Raven top draft pick; linebacker Peter Boulware is still holding out.
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Westminster, MD; :


His absence means that second round draft pick Jamie Sharper has had a chance to show his stuff to the Raven's coaches.
But the regular season is getting closer and the Ravens need their number one pick in camp.
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IN Q="Right now...

((JAMIE SHARPER/RAVENS LINEBACKER FROM UVA: ))
SUPER=01-Jamie Sharper/Ravens Linebacker from UVa; :
RUNS=:10
OUT Q=...........WITH US."
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S-Trades


ANCHOR=steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S7-14
GRAPHIC=MLB


Some major League baseball teams beat the clock last night in playing lets make a deal.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=04-Major League Baseball; :00


The Chicago White Sox made a late minute move; sending left handed pitcher Wilson Alvarez, closer Roberto Hernandez, and pitcher danny Darwin to the san francisco Giants in return for six minor league players. The Giants are struggling on the hill.
The Cleveland Indians; acquired left hander John Smiley in a six player trade with Cincinnati.
SUPER=03-Oakland, CA/July 15;


Also, The Oakland A's have traded Mark McGuire, who had played his entire career in Oakland, to St. Louis where he is reunited with manager Tony larussa. Oakland gets three pitchers.
Finally, Texas all star catcher Ivan Rodrigues resigns with the Rangers; a 5 year, 42 million dollar deal.
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Sport tease


ANCHOR=steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#none
GRAPHIC=none


More sports headed your way including a quick look at the Big East and the
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VO-NAT

ACC's football media days; which both kicked off today.
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S-East


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=sma
TAPE#=S7-18
GRAPHIC=Big East football


Big East football media day held court at the meadowlands today. Acording to the polls; Miami is picked to finish first, followed by Syracuse.
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VO-NAT #eng
SUPER=03-Blacksburg; :00


The Virginia Tech Hokies fall in right behind the ornagemen and are picked to finish third in the conference. West Virginia was voted fourth; then Boston College. Rutgers was picked last.
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S-UVA


ANCHOR=Steve
NEWSCAST=11pm
WRITER=Roy
TAPE#ST5-30
GRAPHIC=ACC


The ACC's football media day also kicked off this afternoon.
SS=UVA


Virginia's first conference opponent is North Carolina; the cavs third game of the season.
UVa must replace 14 starters on offense and defense and will field a lot of youth.
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IN Q="We've been...

((GEORGE WELSH/UVA HEAD COACH: ))
SUPER=01-George Welsh/UVA Head Coach; :
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OUT Q=........not much experience."
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VO-NAT ENG#
SUPER=03-Charlottesville;


But pre season all american candidate Anthony Poindexter says the Cavaliers will not be happy with seven wins this season.
Poindexter believes with a little help from the recruiting class that Virginia can challenge for the A-C-C and a national championship.
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IN Q="We Can do

((ANTHONY POINDEXTER/UVA DEFENSIVE BACK: ))
SUPER=01-Anthony Poindexter/UVA Defensive Back; :
RUNS=:15
OUT Q=..........IT TAKES."
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Pony


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=11
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#97-46
GRAPHIC=NONE


Meet "Misty of Chincoteague."
Well, the gender and the name have been changed.
And Keith Humphry didn't have to go all the way to Virginia's Eastern Shore to find "Buddy," a Chincoteague pony living in Franklin County.
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IN Q=Dad had made
SUPER=03-Franklin Co.; :00
SUPER=03-Chincoteague; :06
SUPER=07-Erin Murphy; :14
SUPER=01-Lee Bogle-Murphy/Erin's Mother; :34
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OUT Q=Humphry, NEWS 7.

((
Dad had made it clear they weren't going to be bringing any animals back from their visit to the pony penning at Chincoteague last year.
Erin Murphy and her Mom were there just to watch the annual auction.
Then they trotted out "Buddy," and Mom's hand shot up.
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SOT 12:03:15
IN Q=

((IT WAS A VERY SPOOKY FEELING, BECAUSE I GO "OH OH, WHAT ARE WE GOING TO DO WITH THIS THING?" AND SHE LOOKED AT ME, AND I GO, "MOM, WHAT ARE YOU DOING?" AND SHE'S LIKE: "YOU WANT THE HORSE DON'T YOU?" AND I GO, "YEAH." AND SHE GOES, "WELL." AND SHE JUST RAISED HER HAND AND THE NEXT THING I KNOW WE HAD THE HORSE AND WE WERE TRYING TO SIGN THE PAPERS FOR IT.))
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((I THREW MY HAND UP AT THE TIME WHEN NOBODY ELSE DID. AND I GOT HIM. I KEPT BIDDING.))
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It took a couple of rounds for her to prevail. She didn't say what the winning bid was, but the average foal goes for about 17-hundred dollars.
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SOT 11:55:25
IN Q=

((THE AUCTION ITSELF WAS JUST REALLY A LOT OF FUN TO WATCH. AND I THINK YOU JUST GET CAUGHT UP IN WATCHING IT AND WANTING TO DO. I JUST THOUGHT, WELL I'VE ALWAYS WANTED TO. SO I WILL. AND I DID. ))
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They're boarding space at a neighbor's farm for now. By the Murphy's hope to have a proper pasture of their own for "Buddy" before long. Keith Humphry, NEWS 7.