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Another bombing in Danville Illinois- One man is dead.
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Actor Phil Hartman and his wife are shot to death- We'll have a late report from California-
Plus longer school years in one county. We'll find out what students think.
And one boy askes his favorite country star to the prom- and she says yes.
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News 7 is next. [Newsbreak]


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Good Evening.
Los Angeles police say Phil and Brynn Hartman's
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9-year old son and 6-year old daughter are traumatized but unhurt following their parents shooting deaths.
Investigators say the comic actor was apparently shot to death by his wife, who then killed herself.
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How does a longer school year sound to you? Rockbridge County Administrators seem to look its a good idea. But what do students think? We'll find out at eleven.
And NASA's found what they think is a new planet.
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Join us for News 7 at Eleven.

[Hartman]


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He first gained fame on Saturday Night Live.
Phil Hartman's life ended today surrounded by many questions.
Police say it appears Hartmans wife fired the fatal shot and then turned the gun on herself.
Jennifer Sabih has the latest details from Encino, California.
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((Authorities removed the bodies of comedian Phil Hartman and his wife from their home late thursday. Now they'll search for a motive in what appears to be a murder suicide. Early in the day police rushed to the scene of this posh mansion in suburban Los Angeles after reports of gunfire. when they arrived, the found hartman and his wife dead.
LT. ANTHONY ALBA/LAPD: MR. HARTMAN HAD BEEN DEAD FOR A WHILE, HE DID NOT DIE AT THE SAME TIME THAT MRS. HARTMAN APPARENTLY KILLED HERSELF.
Phil hartman came to fame on Saturday Night Live and the NBC series "Newsradio". Some of his most famous routines included portraying President Clinton and Ed McMahon.
His death is the latest for a saturday night live alum. First there was John Belushi, then Gilda Radner and recently Chris Farley. Hollywood appeared stunned at the Hartman's deaths. But investigators say the motive may not be too hard to find.
ALBA: LET'S FACE IT, PEOPLE DON'T HAVE PERFECT LIVES.

JENNIFER SABIH FOR CBS NEWS LOS ANGELES.))[IL-Explosion]


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Yet another explosion in Danville Illinois-
Todays blast rocked a garage- reportedly killing a suspect in Sunday's church bombing.
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The explosion happened when agents knocked on the man's door-
CBS radio is reporting the incident is believed to be a suicide by the suspect- but federal agents have not confirmed that..
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Today's blast happened just four days after a bomb went off during a church service in the same Illinois town.
That explosion ripped a ten by 15 foot hole in the church building and injured 33 people.
Federal Agents have not said what a motive may be.
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[Pakistan]


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It appears Pakisstan is preparing for more nuclear testing.
A U-S official says spy satellites have detected the same kind of activity spotted before today's underground explosions.
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Pakistan reportedly conducted several tests today within a matter of minutes.
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((BILL RICHARDSON/U.S. AMBASSADOR TO U.N.: THE U.S. DEPLORES PAKISTANS DECISION TO TEST A NUCLEAR EXPLOSIVE DEVICE. THIS FURTHER RAISES TENION IN SOUTH ASIA. IT UNDERINES THE GLOBAL CONSENSUS ON NON PROLIFERATION.))
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The U-S is now calling on both Pakistan and India to sign a treaty banning nuclear testing.
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[County-Fatal]


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One man is dead following an accident tonight in Vinton.
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The man was killed after he was struck by a car.
He was apparently cutting a lawn on a riding mower when he ventured into the road on a blind curve.
Police say the driver of the car tried to avoid the victim, but lost control of his vehicle.
The victim's name has not been released pending notification of the family.
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[Grayson-Murder]


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Prosecutors and defense attorneys are one person away from selecting a panel of potential jurors to decide the fate of Louis Ceparano.
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The 43-year old is charged with capital murder in the death of a former black Marine who was burned alive and beheaded in Grayson County.
The judge has instructed both sides to select a panel of 24 potential jurors which will eventually be narrowed down to 12 jurors and two alternates.
So far, 23 potential jurors have been selected.
Of that number, none are black.
The remaining potential juror is expected to be selected tomorrow morning.
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Today Ceparano's attorneys repeatedly objected to selecting a jury saying their client's rights were violated because he was denied a change of venue.
Opening statements are expected to begin Monday.

[Derailment]


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Norfolk Southern has determined the cause of the train wreck in Lynchburg earlier this year.
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The March 31st derailment sparked a massive blaze after a 65-car train broke loose from a rail yard.
According to the railroad, an employee did not "apply a sufficient number of hand brakes."
Hand brakes are like emergency brakes on cars -- they prevent a parked train from moving.
Norfolk Southern will not say if it is taking any discplinary action.
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[Toss-2-Robin] Jean tosses to Robin in the Chromakey

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Bedford names its new school superintendent. We'll let you know who it is after this break
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[VO-NAT]

and we'll hear what students think about the prospects of extending the school year in Rockbridge County.
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[Rockbridge-Schools]


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Imagine starting school the first week in August and getting out in late June.
That's exactly what students at two elementary schools in Rockbridge County will face in the future.
Stacey Martin has more about the region's plans for an extended school year.
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Collin Richardson wanted to return to his favorite school ever since his family moved to Washington about a year ago.
And, his wish came true.
But, even Collin isn't happy about having to stay in school longer.
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((COLLIN RICHARDSON/FAIRFIELD ELEM. SCHOOL STUDENT: I LIKE GETTING OUT IN THE SUMMER TIME. I JUST LIKE THE NORMAL SCHEDULE. AND, I DON'T REALLY THINK WE SHOULD CHANGE IT OR ANYTHING LIKE THAT.))
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((MONICA CAMPER/FAIRFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENT: I DON'T REALLY LIKE IT. I WOULD NOT WANT TO GO TO SCHOOL ALL THROUGH THE SUMMER. I'D RATHER HAVE MY SUMMER VACATION.))
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The longer school year will keep students reading, writing and learning nearly two extra months with five to 10 day breaks once every 45 days.
Students with a handle on their studies could take time off during the breaks while those falling behind could use the time to catch up.
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((JOHN WHITESELL/PRINCIPAL FAIRFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: THE LOW END KID WHO NEEDS EXTRA HELP WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO PICK UP SOME EXTRA SCHOOL DAYS IN THE YEAR -- TO NOT GET SO FAR BEHIND TO BE ABLE TO KEEP UP WITH WORK AND KEEP UP WITH THE REST OF HIS CLASSMATES AND FEEL GOOD ABOUT WHAT'S TAKING PLACE IN THE CLASSROOM, FEEL GOOD ABOUT WHAT HE OR SHE IS LEARNING.))
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Right now the change of schedule is voluntary--and it will begin during the 1999-2000 school year at Mountain View and Fairfield Elementary School.
And, it will cost the county between 215 to 245 thousand dollars.
Stacey Martin, News 7 Rockbridge County.

[Bedford-School]


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Bedford County School Board officials announced their new Superintendent tonight.
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James Blevins, who spent the past seven years as Superintendent for Nottaway County, was officially selected for the job.
Blevins will replace John Kent who was recently retired.
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((JAMES Blevins/ NEW SUPERINTENDANT OF BEDFORD COUNTY SCHOOLS: I HAVE AN OPEN DOOR POLICY. I LIKE TO LISTEN TO WHAT THE PUBLIC WOULD LIKE FOR THEIR SCHOOL SYSTEM TO BE.. AND I BELIEVE IN BRINGING EVERYONE TO THE TABLE, AND WORKING WITH THE CONCERNS OF WHAT PEOPLE SEE AS A CONCERN FOR BEDFORD COUNTY AND BEDFORD COUNTY SCHOOL SYSTEMS. ))
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Blevins also said he would like to look into the option of having a "virtual classroom" at the high school level.
This would allow students to take courses through the Internet.
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[Dalton]


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The Virginia Court of Appeals has overturned the murder conviction of a Pittsylvania County man.
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Back in 1996, a jury found Paul Dalton Junior guilty of killing 72-year old Clark Adkins and burying his body.
But last week, the Virginia Court of Appeals ruled that the lower court did NOT properly instruct the jury.
The problem: the jury was not told that they could have found Dalton guilty of being "an accessory after the fact" if they could not convict him of murder.
Dalton's sister and her boyfriend were also convicted in connection with the murder.
No word if Dalton can OR WILL be retried.
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[Trigon]


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The wall of support for tobacco in Virginia has started to crumble.
The state's largest health insurer finally joined a national lawsuit against the tobacco companies.
Now, the unions that represent Philip Morris workers in the Richmond area have labelled Trigon "the enemy" and are pushing for a boycott.
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So tobacco interests across the state, like Danville-based Dimon Incorporated, are considering pulling their business from Trigon over the lawsuit.
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((TODD HAYMORE/DIMON INC.: IT WAS A VERY SURPRISING MOVE AND IT'S ONE THAT THEY DID NOTIFY US THAT IT WAS COMING AND IT'S ONE THAT WE ARE GOING TO FULLY EXAMINE AND WE WOULD NOT BE EXAMINING OUR OPTIONS HAD TRIGON DECIDED NOT TO PARTICIPATE IN THE LAWSUIT.))
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((BROOKE TAYLOR/TRIGON: WE CERTAINLY WOULD LIKE TO KEEP THEIR BUSINESS. WE FEEL LIKE WE'VE PROVIDED THEM WITH QUALITY SERVICE FOR A LONG TIME AND WE'D LIKE TO CONTINUE TO DO THAT. BUT ON THE OTHER HAND, WE ALSO HAVE A RESPONSIBILITY TO OUR ENTIRE CUSTOMER BASE AND OUR SHAREHOLDERS. AND WE JUST FEEL LIKE THIS IS THE RIGHT THING TO DO.))
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The Virginia Farm Bureau has 23-thousand Trigon subscribers.
It says it's "disappointed" with Trigon, but has NO plans to boycott the company on behalf of the farmers.

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[ANCHOR=Jean]
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Still to come on the newscast, a high school gets the date of a lifetime when he invites a country music singing star to the prom,
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and NASA makes an out of the world discovery as it finds what may be another planet.
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[DARE]


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Many Franklin County students say they need a drug awareness program-- but the county may not pay for it.
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Franklin County fifth graders are celebrating their graduation from the DARE program.
Two deputies visited them in school to teach them how to help them resist drugs and peer pressure.
And there may be an extra lesson, given the recent rash of school shootings.
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((DEP. HARRY CLINGENPEEL/DARE: A LOT OF OUR LESSONS ARE GEARED TOWARD VIOLENCE, AND IF THIS CONTINUES, WE MAY PUT MORE EMPHASIS ON VIOLENCE.))
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They may not have the chance.
The county might NOT pay for the DARE deputies next year, saying the sheriff can use spare officers for the job instead.
But parents and teachers say DARE deputies are well worth the extra tax money.
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((ANN LOVE/TEACHER: IF THIS PROGRAM HAS HELPED ONE KID, AND I'M SURE IT HAS, IT'S WELL WORTH EVERY PENNY OUR COUNTY GOVERNMENT GIVES TO THE SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT. WE'RE VERY GRATEFUL.))
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The county is set to make a funding decision next week.
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Our video of the day is quite literally out of this world.
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NASA says an image from the Hubble Space Telescope may be our first real glimpse of a planet outside our solar system. NASA shared the possible discovery today.
For decades scientists have searched for planets outside the Milky Way.
Since 1995 researchers have detected signs of eight other possible worlds.
Though this is the first time astronomers have been able to actually see one for themselves.
The object is called T-M R-1-C and is located in the Taurus constellation about 450 light years from earth.
It is estimated to be double or triple the mass of Jupiter.
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The Caps look to dull the Sabres, Buckshot looks to turn up the volume for Circuit City, the Martinsville Speedway lands in National Geographic, Mary gets Pierced and Blacksburg soccer team hits the state semis unbeaten.
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But first one major league note off the field the Seattle Mariners say they are not ready to trade pitcher Randy JOhnson to the Dodgers as had been rumored all day long.
The proposed deal would have Johnson to LA in exchange for Hideo Nomo and one other player.
Now the scores.
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[S-Caps]


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The Washington Caps have regained the home ice advantage and taken the lead in their best of seven eastern conferecne final with the young and fired up Buffalo Sabre.
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[SUPER=03-Buffalo, NY/ESPN; :00]


Game three began tonight with the series tied at one-all, and in practice yesterday Caps coach Ron Wilson got a pir in the face for his birthday.
His main man Peter Bondra then gave a real present this slap shot game winning rocket past Dominique Hasek in overtime that give the Caps a 4-to-3 win and 2 games to one lead in the series.
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[S-Express]


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Sources within the East Coast Hockey League and the Express offices tell News 7 sports that Tony Mancuso is the team's new general manager, replacing Pierre Paiement.
Mancusa was the ECHL Tallahassee Tiger Sharks G.M. during the 1996-97 season.
A 10am newsconference is set for Tuesday to welcome him to Roanoke.
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[SUPER=03-Roanoke/1997-98 Season; :00]


One other Express note. Head trainer Mike Holden has accepted a similar trainer's position with the American Hockey League's Lowell Lockmasters.
Holden spent two season with Roanoke and at 22 years of age, he becomes the youngest trainer in the AHL. Holden has signed a one year contract.
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[S-Buckshot]


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The Winston Cup cars roll into Dover, Delaware later this morning for practice and a first round time trials at the Monster Mile.
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[VO-NAT]


The Circuit City Chevy will be heading north with a new driver behind the wheel.
Buckshot Jones the cocky Busch series regular who is currently 4th in that series points race will drive the number 8 machine the next two weeks.
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Buckshot spent Tuesday and Wednesday testing at Richmond. He will also drive the car in the Pontiac Excitement 500 there in two weeks.
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[S-Geographic]


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[VO-NAT]


No Buckshot, but plenty of other NASCAR words and pictures in this month's issue of National Geographic.
Yes, National Geographic! In a 20 page spread entitled "Fast Times In Stock Car Country" the magazine takes an inside look at racing and the huge growth spurt it is experiencing these days.
The Martinsville Speedway is featured prominently throughout the story.
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Still to come on the Big 7 tonight, the Braves look to stay hot in the Month of May!
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[VO-NAT]


And State Mason checks in with the Blacksburg high school soccer team that is looking to get its kicks in the state semi-finals tomorrow night.
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[S-Tennis]


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Wednesday Pete Sampras was ousted from the French Open yesterday sixth seeded Yevgeny Kafelnikov. the 96 French OPen champ was beaten by Thomas Enquist.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Paris, France/USA; :00]


And it was just as bad a day for Mary Pierce.
The 11th seed on the women's side was whipped by Spain's Magui Serna in straight sets 7-5 and 6-2.
It got so bad for Pierce that she blew a 5 games to one lead as was booed off centre court.
So much for your heritage. Her Mom was born in France.
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The PGA Tour is at Jack place in Dublin, Ohio this week for the Memorial.
And who better to get thing's started than Jack himself.
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[SUPER=03-Dublin, OH; :00]


At the Muirfield Village course from the bunker on hole number 17, and Jack puts it right in the bottom of the cup.
Billy Mayfair would get into the act o 18, as he drills on in the cup with the nice little shot.
Davis Love the third, Steve Pate, Trevor Dodds and JOey Sindelar share the lead with 6 under 66 rounds.
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Tiger Woods shot a 70, he is four back.

[S-Indians]


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The spring jubilee celebration of crowning high school champs in the valley begins tomorrow.
And on the soccer field, Blacksburg meets Western Albemarle tomorrow night in the group 2A semi-finals.
Steve Mason tells how this unbeaten team hopes to claim its fourth state title.
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((Blacksburg goalie Randy Cross is headed to Virginia Tech to study biology; he's already got a head start considering his 18-oh and 2 Indians are known for their chemistry. ((:))
Blacksburg will take that emotion into tomorrow night's game against Western Albemarle, a familiar state tournament foe. The Indians beat the Warriors, who are 12-5 and 1 this season, for the 1995 state championship. ((:)) ((:)) ((:))
Blumenthal has had a great deal to cheer about this season at 18-OH and 2 a record that pushes his 7 year mark as head coach to 117-11 and 11. Depth has been one key. 18 players see action on a regular basis and this team also possesses one of the necessary soccer evils. ((:))
The Blacksburg/western Albemarle semifinal opener begins at 5pm, Steve Mason news 7 sports.))

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If you're a country fan you've probably heard Chely wright on the radio.
But now she's trading in her star status for a new job...Prom Date.
Harry Chapman has the story.
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