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Straight ahead-
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Changes are coming to one area company. That means JOBS are going.
Bodyguard Trevor Rees Jones is now talking.
Plus they're rocking for a cause in London.
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Wx-Heads
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Passing clouds and maybe a few sprinkles tomorrow night or Thursday. Show you why in a moment.

medical-heads


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On Health Check-- a new concern for the environment has stepped into the political arena--
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Sick fish, that can contaminate people....The latest on cases of Pfiesteria turning up in Virginia.
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((RALPH BRUSH/ERICSSON PRIVATE RADIO SYSTEMS: I THINK YOU'LL FIND THAT BUSINESSES ALL GO THROUGH CYCLES.))
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This cycle at Lynchburg's largest employer, includes a restructuring plan that could affect many workers.
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5-Ericsson


ANCHOR=Jean
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TAPE#597-35
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Good Evening, I'm Jean Jadhon.
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About 275 people at Ericsson Incorporated will soon be looking for new jobs.
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Slumping sales of private radio systems is forcing Ericsson to shift resources from that area of its company.
275 workers will be affected.. but of the 145 salaried employees, about 70 percent are expected to find jobs elsewhere in the company.
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((RALPH BRUSH/ERICSSON PRIVATE RADIO SYSTEMS: THE ANALOGY THAT WE TALKED ABOUT LAST WEEK IN EMPLOYMENT IS MUCH LIKE THE DOW JONES AVERAGE OVER THE LAST FIVE YEARS. OVERALL, IT CONTINUOUSLY GOES UP, BUT EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE YOU'RE GOING TO FIND A BLIP DOWN, AND THEN EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE YOU'RE GOING TO FIND A BLIP UP. WE JUST HAPPEN TO BE IN A LITTLE DOWN BLIP.))
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Ericsson says it will continue to manufacture the private radio systems, used by police, fire and emergency crews world-wide.
Officials say the company's wireless telecommunications branch continues to experience tremendous growth.
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5-GE


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In Salem, the General Electric Drive Systems plant has recalled 52 of 160 hourly production employees it laid off in July.
G-E says it's continuing to assess the fourth quarter workload situation in the factory, and it DOES expect to recall additional people, but doesn't know how many at this time.
Some of those laid off are frustrated saying G-E led them to believe EVERYONE would be recalled.
G-E says it never made that promise.
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5-Sara-Lee


ANCHOR=Jean
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WIPE WIPE WIPE
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In Southwest and Southside Virginia, a total of nearly 15-hundred workers may soon answer to a new corporate parent.
The Sara Lee Corporation says it plans to sell its Knit Products division, which includes a sewing plant in Hillsville, a textile plant in Galax, and a distribution center in Martinsville.
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5-Diana-Inv


ANCHOR=Jean
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In other news-- The bodyguard who survived the car crash that killed Princess Diana is now fully conscious and can talk.
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Doctors say Trevor Rees Jones can communicate well but he gets tired.
Investigators are reportedly waiting SUPER=03-Paris;

outside his door- hoping to talk with him about the crash.
So far only family members and his doctors have been allowed at his bedside.
Jones suffered chest injuries and underwent extensive surgery to reconstruct his face after the accident.
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5-Military-Crash


ANCHOR=Jean
NEWSCAST=5
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The disappearance of a U-S military cargo plane off the coast of Africa is less of a mystery.
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SUPER=03-Off Namibia;


Searchers have found wreckage of the U-S plane amid the debris from a German plane that also went down.
Authorities believe the two planes collided in the air-
A total of 33 people apparently died-
It's believed one of the victims was a South Boston Man.
27 year old Jason Ramsey is an Air Force captain and pilot.
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What's the latest on a proposed slaughterhouse in Botetourt County? That story's ahead on NEWS-7 at FIVE.
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Rock legends held a star studded concert-- raising money for a volcano-ravaged area.
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What if someone came along and offered you the chance to have a genetically perfect baby?
It's actually an offer that's being made in several cities. 2-SHOT
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Also coming up--Patrick takes us to the opera...
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And Steve Mason is with the Tech football team-- stay with us. cc sponsor
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5-danville-firefighter


ANCHOR=Jean
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Not all Danville firefighters are in agreement over whether to sue the city.
About two thirds say they're pay is unfair.
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Tina Tenret has the latest from our Danville newsroom.
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Jean, both groups of firefighters are standing by very different positions,
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but they say inside the firehouse and on the job they're continuing to work as a team.
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((CAPT. RONALD HARVEY/DANVILLE FIRE DEP'T: EVERYTHING IS PRETTY MUCH BUSINESS AS USUAL. WE OPERATING JUST LIKE WE HAVE BEEN. THE MORALE, AND THE MEN ARE STILL WORKING TOGETHER AND I HAVEN'T SEEN ANY DIVISION.))
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Captain Ronald Harvey is NOT suing the city, he's happy with his schedule.
But more than 80 firefighters say they're forced to work during their meal breaks, even when they're not paid.
Chief B-G Lewis says the crew can relax during breaks -- but MUST respond to fires.
One fireman who IS suing the city wouldn't comment on camera-
But in a statement, Stephen Finkner said insert pre-pro
as long as they must remain at the station, firefighters should be paid. end pre-pro
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((CHIEF B.G. LEWIS/DANVILLE FIRE DEP'T: I'M JUST HOPING THINGS WILL WORK ON OUT... WITHOUT HAVING TO GO THE FULL LENGTH AND TAKE THIS THING TO COURT.))
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Stephen Finkner says he's still collecting signatures to sue the city
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-- a list that includes a chief deputy.

5-Baptists-Murphy


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If Virginia executes Mario Murphy tomorrow night, it could endanger the lives and freedom of Americans in foreign countries.
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SUPER=04-International Mission Bd.;


That's the argument from the Southern Baptist Convention... which is concerned about its 42-hundred missionary families.
Murphy is a Mexican citizen.
His attorneys say his arrest for a Virginia Beach murder should have been reported to the Mexican consulate to uphold the Geneva convention.
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((DONALD KAMMERDIENER/SOUTHERN BAPTIST CONVENTION: IN THE CASE OF A TRAFFIC ACCIDENT FOR EXAMPLE, THERE ARE CASES IN WHICH IN MANY COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD WHERE IT'S VERY COMMON FOR SOMEONE WHO'S BEEN INVOLVED IN A TRAFFIC ACCIDENT TO BE ARRESTED, PLACED IN JAIL WHILE THE FACTS ARE BEING DETERMINED. WE WOULD BE VERY UNCOMFORTABLE IF THEY WERE NOT ALLOWED TO NOTIFY THE AMERICAN CONSULATE OF THEIR PREDICAMENT.))
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((GOV. GEORGE ALLEN: MR. MURPHY WAS NOT DENIED THE OPPORTUNITY TO CONTACT THE MEXICAN CONSUL IF HE SO DESIRED.))
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Murphy admits his guilt in a "murder for hire" scheme of a Navy cook...
None of his American co-conspirators received the death penalty.
His attorneys say he was NOT told he had the right to get help from his government.

5-Slaughterhouse


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Some Botetourt County residents who have a beef with a neighbor over building a slaughterhouse gained a victory today.
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The opposition was ready to state their case at today's meeting, but the landowner Donald Griffith didn't show up.
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The board of supervisors denied Griffith's request to rezone his property for a slaughterhouse and meat-packing business.
One of the citizens against the slaughterhouse believes Griffith will go ahead with the business, even without the county's approval.
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((SANDRA MCDANIEL/OPPOSES SLAUGHTERHOUSE:AFTER THE STATEMENT HE MADE OUT FRONT WHEN WE WERE LEAVING THE LAST HEARING, HE SEEMS LIKE HE'S JUST GOING TO DO WHAT HE WANTS TO, SO WE'LL JUST HAVE TO SEE WHAT HE DOES AND WE'LL TAKE IT FROM THERE, BUT WE'RE NOT GIVING UP. WE WILL KEEP FIGHTING.))
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Fifty-three of the 78 individuals who live near the Griffith's signed a petition against the rezoning.
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ANCHOR=Jean
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It may not be the way Mozart envisioned his last work, but Opera Roanoke has some new designs on an Opera Classic...
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((PATRICK EVANS: COMING UP NEXT ON NEWS 7 AT FIVE THE NEW PRODUCTION OF "THE MAGIC FLUTE" FROM OPERA ROANOKE IS FULL OF SURPRISES. WE'LL TELL YA MORE RIGHT AFTER THIS BREAK.))
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5-OPERA


ANCHOR=Jean
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Mozart died shortly after the debut of "The Magic Flute", and some consider it his greatest work.
Opera Roanoke is staging the production in a fresh new way, and Patrick Evans has details plus a look behind the scenes.
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GO TO ROBIN. Forecasts
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After a big win against the Orangemen, the Hokies are looking ahead to the Owls...
That story in tonight's Two Minute Ticker.
ANCHOR=Connie


If you're longing for a flatter, firmer stomach, you're not alone.
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On Health Check-- why strong abdominal muscles are so important-- not just for appearance, but for overall health.
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six-preview


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Good Evening, I'm Keith Humphry--here's what you'll see tonight on NEWS-7 at SIX.
The candidates for Governor are running neck and neck, and tonight we'll offer a snapshot of the other statewide campaigns.
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The latest News 7/Mason- Dixon survey gauges support for Democrat L- F Payne and Republican John Hager in the race for Lieutenant Governor.
The poll also considers the contest for Attorney General pitting Democrat Bill Dolan against Republican Mark Earley.
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We'll see how those candidates have fared in the latest statewide poll
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along with the rest of the day's news weather and sports, at six o'clock.
ANCHOR=Jean


Thanks Keith.

5-Pfiesteria


ANCHOR=Connie
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Virginia's NOT in the same boat as Maryland when it comes to what biologists call "the cell from hell."
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That report from state health officials -- who just this afternoon asked Maryland to immediately release its findings on pfiesteria (FISS-teria).
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((DR. RANDOLPH GORDON/VA. HEALTH COMMISSIONER: THE BOTTOM LINE FOR US IS THAT AT THIS POINT WE DON'T KNOW OF ANY HUMAN HEALTH EFFECTS FROM PFIESTERIA IN VIRGINIA. AND WE ARE CONTINUING TO DILIGENTLY SEARCH FOR THOSE.))
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Health officials say pfiesteria has probably existed for years in Virginia waters, causing lesions on menhaden in the Rappahannock River.
It was only identified with discoveries of some fish kills in North Carolina and Maryland.
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Health officials say seafood from Chesapeake tributaries is completely safe to eat... and only the Virginia portion of the Pocomoke River on the eastern shore is closed to swimmers and boaters.

5-Abs


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You may think a strong, flat stomach offers just cosmetic benefits-- but not so, say the experts.
Strengthening your tummy can actually lead to better posture, easier breathing and it could help eliminate back pain.
Intern Reporter Matt Feret explains. (/////SOT/////)
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If you want a flat stomach and firm abs, you're going to have to work for it.
The key-- crunches: One of the best ways to strengthen and tone the abdominal muscles.
The problem, says Fitness instructor Sherry Bailey is that many people do abdominal exercises such as situps incorrectly.
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((YOU KNOW, A LOT OF PEOPLE WHEN THEY DO IT IT'S LIKE SLAM SLAM, AND THAT'S NOT DOING ANYTHING BUT ROLLING OFF YOUR BACK. AND THEY SAY I DO 3-HUNDRED CRUNCHES A DAY, WELL, YES, ITS YOUR HIP-FLEXORS, ITS YOUR REAR, ITS YOUR BACK AND YOUR HEAD DOING IT BUT NOT YOUR ABDOMINALS.))
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Keeping your back FLAT ON THE FLOOR isolates your stomach muscles.
Otherwise, you're counting on other muscles to do all the work.
Bailey says its not how many you do, but how you do them.
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((SHERRY BAILEY/PERSONAL TRAINER: FINGERTIPS BEHIND YOUR HEAD, I'M PRESSING MY BACK TO THE FLOOR, YOUR STOMACH MUSCLES ARE REALLY TIGHT LIKE I'M GOING TO PUNCH YOU IN THE STOMACH AND YOU'RE GOING TO SQUEEZE UP SLOWLY AND DOWN KEEPING YOUR BACK ON THE FLOOR.))
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((IT'S A GUT BE GONE. ROY LOVES HIS. ))
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So what about all those fancy ab machines on T-V?
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((COMMERCIAL:THE ABFLEX ZEROS IN ON THOSE HARD-TO TARGET ABDOMINAL MUSCLES. SO IT CAN GIVE YOU A FIRM, FLAT STOMACH AND A SLIM SEXY WAISTLINE IN JUST THREE MINUTES A DAY. ))
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They're not the three-minute miracles they claim to be...
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((YOU'VE GOT TO PUT IT TOGETHER WITH AN EXERCISE PROGRAM AND WATCH YOUR FAT BECAUSE ITS THE FAT THAT LAYS OVER YOUR ABDOMINAL MUSCLES. SO YOU'VE GOT TO GET THAT OFF BEFORE YOU STRENGTHEN YOUR ABDOMINALS.))
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So in order to get those washboard abs you've always wanted, you've got to be able to stomach the crunches. Matt Feret, News 7. ))

5-Baby-Order


ANCHOR=Connie
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WRITER=cst
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An unusual ad turned up in the nation's bigger cities last week--
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Movable billboards and print ads offering CHILDREN made to order!
The ads feature a picture of a perfect infant and a telephone number-- 1-888-4-BEST-DNA.
It seemed to be an advertisement for a company called Gattaca, a kind-of genetic laboratory.
Take a look at what happens when CBS reporter Hattie Kauffman calls that number.
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((WELCOME TO GATTACA. AT GATTACA IT IS NOW POSSIBLE TO GENETICALLY ENGINEER YOUR OFFSPRING. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ALTER YOUR CHILD TO ELIMINATE INHERITABLE DISEASES ONLY, PRESS ONE NOW. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ELIMINATE INHERITABLE DISEASES AND ENHANCE YOUR CHILD'S PHYSICAL AND MENTAL TRAITS, PRESS 2 NOW. YOU HAVE MADE A WISE DECISION. NOW, FOR A LITTLE EXTRA WE CAN ADD GENES ASSOCIATED WITH ENHANCED MATHEMATICAL AND MUSICAL ABILITY. THE ADVERTISEMENT YOU HAVE RESPONDED TO HAS APPEARED A FEW YEARS EARLY. OR HAS IT? COLUMBIA PICTURES INVITES YOU TO TAKE A GLIMPSE... HATTIE: IT'S A MOVIE. ))
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That's right, it's all part of a giant advertising campaign meant to stir up controversy around Gattaca the movie.
It's a futuristic thriller where the genetically perfect are the elite-- ruling over the invalids, those conceived the old-fashioned way.
It all begins with a genetic engineering service just like the one in the ads.
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ANCHOR=Connie
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It turns out 28-thousand people called that toll-free number last week.
Does that mean that many people want to change their offspring, or maybe, many of the callers were upset about this company?
2-shot-toss
ANCHOR=Jean


Let's head into the sports world now-- where the Dallas Cowboys are breathing a sigh of relief today--
ANCHOR=Connie

And the Virginia Tech Hokies are preparing for another Big East matchup--Here's Roy Stanley with tonight's Two Minute Ticker.

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Thank you ladies and Welcome everybody to the Tuesday afternoon Two Minute Ticker.
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The 18-th ranked Virginia Tech Hokies will contend for the early lead in the Big East this weekend against the Temple Owls who are 1 and 0 in the conference.
Steve Mason has more on how the Hokies intend to make the transition from Syracuse to Temple.
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ANCHOR=Roy
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Last night in Texas, a muffed field goal attempt cost the Philadelphia Eagles as Dallas gets away with a 21 to 20 win in front of their home crowd.
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The Cowboys only touchdown of the game came with 51 seconds left to play. Troy Aikman rolls out and hits Anthony Miller on this 14 yard touchdown pass the two point conversion failed but Dallas led 21 to 20.
The Eagles moved the ball to the Dallas four yard line. But with one second left on the clock Tommy Hutton couldn't handle the snap and time ran out giving the Cowboys the 21 to 20 win.
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ANCHOR=Roy
SS=Sports Logo


The Cowboys are 2 and 1 and the Eagles drop to 1 and 2.
Coming up at six Mark McGwire signs a new contract with the Cardinals-- plus highlights from today's Orioles Indians.
Connie and Jean will be back in a moment.

5-Kicker


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WRITER=JJA
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Heavy hitters of British rock are belting out tunes for a cause.
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((PHIL COLLINS/SINGER: TAKE TAKE ME HOME. CAUSE I DON'T REMEMBER.))
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The stars are singing to benefit volcano ravaged Montserrat.
Superstars included Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney, Elton John and Sting-
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((ANOTHER LONELY DAY WITH NO ONE BUT ME...OHHHHH...))
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The concert raised one million dollars-
Forty countries have purchased the broadcast rights. (----------------)