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[ANCHOR=Eric]

[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=eea]
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Next on News 7 at 11..
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[VO-NAT]


The families of three captured U.S. soldiers wait for their promised release.
A pleasure boat sinks in an Arkansas lake, killing nearly a dozen people.
And protestors outnumber the NRA in Denver more than 3 to one.
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[ANCHOR=Eric]
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News 7 at 11 is coming up next. [Open]
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[Kosovo]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=eea]
[TAPE#=NET]
[GRAPHIC=Serbia Kosovo Under Fire]


Three U.S. servicemen held prisoner in Yugoslavia may be coming home tomorrow.
The Reverend Jesse Jackson says he'll bring them out.
Lee Cowan has the latest.
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[SUPER=01-Rev. Jesse Jackson/Civil Rights Activist; :24]
[SUPER=01-Rosie Gonzales/Mother; :40]
[SUPER=01-Vivian Ramirez/Mother; :53]
[SUPER=01-Lee Cowan/Reporting; 1:20]
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[OUT Q=Tirana, Albania]

((AFTER A DAY OF PRAYER AND HIGH LEVEL MEETINGS, THE REVEREND JESSE JACKSON SEEMS TO HAVE ACCOMPLISHED WHAT NO ONE ELSE HAS BEEN ABLE TO DO SO FAR-- GETTING SLOBODAN MILOSEVIC TO AGREE TO SOMETHING POSITIVE.
(nats--prayer)
(date: Friday)

LATE TODAY, HE ANNOUNCED HE HAD SUCCEEDED IN WINNING THE RELEASE OF THE THREE U-S SOLDIERS HELD CAPTIVE A MONTH.. CALLING IT AN OPPORTUNITY TO CHOOSE PEACE WITH DIGNITY.
(SOT/14:59:53) Rev. Jesse Jackson/Civil Rights Activist "They decided

unanimously to release the three Americans held captive and allow them to leave with us tomorrow."
AS FOR THE FAMILIES OF THE SOLDIERS, THEY WERE ESTATIC, BUT JUST AS SURPRISED AS EVERYONE ELSE.

(SOT) Rosie Gonzales/Mother
(SOT) Vivian Ramirez/Mother


IT WAS A TRIP THE WHITE HOUSE HAD INITIALLY DISCOURAGED.. FEARING JACKSON'S WILLINGNESS TO TALK MIGHT GIVE THE IMPRESSION THE U-S WAS READY TO NEGOTIATE FOR THE SOLDIERS' RELEASE. IN THE WAKE OF THE ANNOUNCEMENT, JACKSON DID ASK NATO TO HALT THE BOMBINGS AT LEAST FOR A NIGHT, BUT THAT WAS NOT LIKELY.. ESPECIALLY GIVEN ANOTHER RARE EVENING OF GOOD WEATHER OVER THE BALKANS.

(STAND UP) Lee Cowan/CBS News/Tirana, Albania))


[Boat-Crash]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=eea]
[TAPE#=Net]
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11 people died when a tourist boat sank in Arkansas today.
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It happened near the popular resort town of Hot Springs.
There were 20 people on board the vintage World War II amphibious craft when it suddenly took on water and went down.
Police say there were life preservers on the boat, but no one was wearing them.
Nearby boaters rescued some of the surviving victims from the water.
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[NRA-Littleton]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=eea]
[TAPE#=net]
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A drastically scaled back meeting of the National Rifle Association in Denver, Colorado, drew fire as expected this weekend.
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As 25 hundred NRA supporters met inside a packed auditorium, nearly 8 thousand people marched through the streets of Denver, singing and carrying signs.
They said the meeting, so soon after the shooting, was inappropriate.
NRA officials cut the three day meeting to one day and canceled a gun sales and demonstrations, but defended the right of Americans to bear arms.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=our mission]

((CHARLTON HESTON/NRA PRESIDENT;"OUR MISSION IS TO REMAIN, A STEADY BEACON OF STRENGTH AND SUPPORT FOR THE SECOND AMENDMENT EVEN IF IT HAS NO OTHER FRIEND ON THIS PLANET.(APPLAUSE) ."))
[SUPER=01-Charlton Heston/NRA President;]
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[OUT Q=on this planet (applause).]
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Heston urged supporters not to let tragedy undo what he called the most hard won fight in human history.
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[Gun-Show]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
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[WRITER=jsu]
[TAPE#=99-25; 10:59]
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But, the NRA's stance is being dismissed by many people in our area who are questioning gun shows and gun laws.
Joy Sutton has more.
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[IN Q=Gun shows are just]
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[SUPER=01-Major James Day/Roanoke City Police;15]
[SUPER=01-Paul Hylton/Gun Dealer;49]
[SUPER=01-Lissy Runyon/Roanoke City Schools;1:07]
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[OUT Q=JSU, News 7, Roanoke.]

((Gun shows are just one of the ways private sellers can sell their guns...unlike licensed gun dealers they are not required by law to do background checks.
And, Major James Day says there is no way to monitor transactions at a gun show.
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[SOT 00:18:00]
[IN Q=we do have persons]

(( MAJOR JAMES DAY/ROANOKE POLICE: WE DO HAVE PERSON THAT WALK THROUGH BUT AS FAR AS CONTROLLING THE ACTIVITIES THERE..THAT'S PRIVATE BUSINESS AND WE'RE NOT REALLY INVOLVED IN THAT.))
[OUT Q=not involved in that.]


Major Day says one of the bigger problems law enforcement faces is cracking down on those who knowingly sell guns to minors.
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[SOT 00:18:55]
[IN Q=There are occassions]

((MAJOR JAMES DAY/ROANOKE POLICE: THERE ARE OCCASIONS WHEN THE PURCHASER OF THE GUN THEN RESELLS THE GUN AND THERE IS NO TRACE OF HOW THOSE GUN ARE RESOLD..AND SOMETIMES THEY MAY BE SOLD TO UNDERAGE PEOPLE.))
[OUT Q=sold to underage people.]


Gun Dealer Paul Hylton says that the problem continues because when violators are caught they don't get tougher penalties.
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[SOT00:52:42]
[IN Q=a lot of people who are]

((PAUL HYLTON/GUN DEALER: A LOT OF PEOPLE WHO ARE BEING PROSECUTED MAY NOT GET ENOUGH TIME..YOU CAN GET SOME SENSE 1 TO 10 YEARS..IF THEY'RE LET OFF ON PROBATION THERE IS NO WAY OF DETERING THEM FROM GOING OUT AND DOING IT AGAIN.))
School officials in Roanoke are taking their own steps to keep guns out of the schools --by using metal detectors.
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[SOT 00:11:33]
[IN Q=between now and the end]

((LISSY RUNYON/ROANOKE SCHOOLS: BETWEEN NOW AND THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR WE WILL USE THEM RANDOMLY TWO TIMES A WEEK AT THE SECONDARY LEVEL.))
[OUT Q=secondary level.]
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[SOT 18:07:47]
[IN Q=St.Louis is the latest]

((JOY SUTTON:ST.LOUIS IS THE LATEST IN A SERIES OF CITIES WHO HAVE ISSUED LAW SUITS AGAINST GUN MANUFACTURES..STATE OFFICIALS ARE ALSO SEEKING DAMAGES FOR GUN RELATED CRIMES. BUT GUN INDUSTRY OFFICIALS SAY LAW SUITS WON'T CURB CRIME..AND INSIST THEY'RE JUST A PLOY TO PUT THEM OUT OF BUSINESS. JOY SUTTON, NEWS 7, ROANOKE))
[OUT Q=Joy Sutton,News-7 Roanoke.]))


[Switched-Babies]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
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[WRITER=vvo]
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Paula Johnson's agreement in the switched babies case may be delayed due to her protests over a settlement with the other families.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Charlottesville/File Tape;]


State officials say they won't settle with Johnson as long as she insists on appealing the two million dollar deal.
Johnson is raising Callie Marie Jewel Conley--one of two babies switched at birth at the University of Virginia Medical Center in 1995.
Last week she filed a notice indicating she will appeal the agreement reached with the Chittum and Rogers family --who are raising her biological daughter, 3-year-old Rebecca Grace Chittum.
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[Congress-Votes]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=jmc]
[TAPE#=none]
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Support for NATO air strikes against Yugoslavia were shot down in Congress this week.
It was one in a series of resolutions the House considered on the crisis.
Here's how representatives from Southwest Virginia voted.
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[take pinnacle board #]


A measure to deny funds for ground troops without Congressional approval passed 249 to 180.
Democrat Rick Boucher was against it. Democrat Virgil Goode and Republican Bob Goodlatte voted for it.
[take pinnacle board #]


The House voted against removing the U.S. forces now involved in the NATO campaign, 290 to 139.
Boucher voted with the majority. Goode and Goodlatte wanted to get the troops out now.
[take pinnacle board #]


A resolution to declare war against Yugoslavia failed 427 to 2.
This time, all three congressmen agreed that was the wrong move right now.
[take pinnacle board #]


And the key measure, to support the air strikes, failed on a tie vote, 213 to 213.
Boucher voted yes. Goode and Goodatte voted no.
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[Tease1]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[SS=None]


Up next-- an area elementary school celebrates its expansion..
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[VO-NAT]


And why are all these people walking?
What do they hope to cure?
Find out when the news continues.
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[Amphitheater]


[ANCHOR=eric]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=jsu]
[TAPE#=99-24; 04:20]
[GRAPHIC=Education]


Hurt Park Elementary School has a new addition...an amphitheatre.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]


The structure was dedicated today and kicked-off the school's May-Day celebration which included food, games and entertainment.
Lissy Runyon with the Roanoke City Schools' administration, says it was a good example of the community working together.
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[SOT 00:04:51]
[IN Q=This is an absolutely]

((LISSY RUYNYON/ROANOKE CITY SCHOOLS: THIS IS AN ABSOLUTELY TERRIFIC EXAMPLE OF WHAT INDIVIDUALS CAN DO TO MEET COMMUNITY AND SCHOOL NEEDS..COMING TOGETHER WITH RESOURCES TO MAKE GOOD THINGS HAPPEN FOR KIDS.))
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[OUT Q=happen for kids]
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[VO-NAT]


Funds for the amphitheatre were provided by the Arts Council of Blue Ridge and the Beirne (BER-NEE) Carter Foundation.
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[Cystic-Fybro]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=jha]
[TAPE#=99-23; 06:23]
[GRAPHIC=Cystic Fibrosis]


Dozens of people turned out today to participate in the Great Strides Walk for Cystic Fibrosis in Roanoke.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke;]


Participants walked around Hollins University to raise money for research towards a cure.
The walk raised more than 14-thousand dollars.
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[SOT 02:39:16]
[IN Q=We're trying to get]

((LORI BODZIONEY/COORDINATOR GREAT STRIDES WALK:WE'RE TRYING TO GET THE COMMUNITY HEIGHTENED AWARENESS ABOUT THE DISEASE CYSTIC FIBROSIS..IT'S IS ONE OF THE NUMBER ONE KILLERS OF CHILDREN.))
[SUPER=01-Lori Bodzioney/Coordinator Great Strides Walk;]
[RUNS=06]
[OUT Q=one killers of children.]
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[VO-NAT]


Cystic Fibrosis is a genetic disease which prevents internal organs like the lungs and pancreas from functioning properly.
Today's event was the third annual Great Strides Walk.
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[Business-Review]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
[WRITER=sgo]
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Another sewing plant sends hundreds of jobs further south.
And, the C-E-O of Philip Morris has an answer for his critics.
Scott Goldberg has those stories and more in this week's News-7 Business Review.
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[NOTHING ON CHROMAKEY THIS WEEK] [99-8 at 1:42:08] ((This week on the Review...
Pluma has been watching its "profits" go south for a year.
And now that's where the sweatshirt maker is sending more of its jobs.
330-workers in Chatham and Altavista will be laid off by July.
Most will be eligible for Trade-Act benefits, because their jobs are going to Mexico and Honduras. [599-2 at 1:03:47]
Even though anti-smoking lawsuits are dragging down Philip Morris stock, the company's CEO told shareholders this week that the cigarette maker remains the nation's second most profitable corporation.
He also told critics to pipe down ... and give the company some credit for running ads against youth smoking. [tape S-303 ]
The growing Home Shopping Newtwork is expanding into another warehouse in Roanoke County.
It already operates a distribution center in Salem.
About 90 employees will be transfered into the new building.
The new place, says the network, will be state of the art. []
Norfolk Southern is chugging toward its June takeover of Conrail.
But that transaction is costing the railroad.
N-S profits fell 15-percent in the first quarter this year. []
The first quarter is almost always a bad one at Tultex.
Martinsville's biggest employer lost seven million dollars.
The company typically sells most of its clothes toward the end of the year. [DOW JONES PRE PRO]
On Wall Street, the Dow picked up 99 points to finish the week at 10-thousand-789.
The Nasdaq slipped to 25-42.
That's this week's Review.
I'm Scott Goldberg.))
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[Tease2]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
[NEWSCAST=11p]
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Still ahead--we'll take you to a farm in Rockbridge County..
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[VO-NAT]

where the farmers believe the plants have healing powers..
More when the news continues.
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[Buffalo-Springs]


[ANCHOR=Eric]
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[WRITER=kmc]
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[***NOTE ANCHOR TAG!!!!!!*****]
Two area farmers have found herbs not only make good tea blends, they also help cure certain illnesses.
Kimberly McBroom takes us to Buffalo Springs Herb Farm in this week's Time Off.
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[IN Q=The roots of]
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[SUPER=01-Don Haynie/Herb Farm Co-Owner; :17]
[SUPER=01-Tom Hamlin/Herb Farm Co-Owner; 1:12]
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[OUT Q=McBroom, News 7, Rockbridge Co.]


((The roots of many culinary creations and medicinal concoctions lie within the soil of this 18th century farmstead in the small community of Raphine.
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[SOT tape 1 10:57:22]

((DON HAYNIE/HERB FARM CO-OWNER: I MAKE MY SAGE TEA IN THE WINTER. IT'S THE BEST GARGLE IN THE WORLD AND IT TAKES CARE OF THE SORE THROAT AND THE ROSEMARY, OF COURSE, HAS ITS CURATIVE EFFECTS AND THEN THE AROMATHERAPY FROM MANY OF THE HERBS.)) [RUNS:13]
Don Haynie co- owns the Buffalo Springs Herb Farm with Tom Hamlin.
The pair bought and restored the 220-acre farm a decade ago.
It was a nice change of scenery for them after a long career in the floral business.
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[SOT tape 1 10:53:43]

((DON HAYNIE/HERB FARM CO-OWNER: WE BECAME INTERESTED IN HERBS ABOUT 25 YEARS AGO BACK IN WHAT WE CALL THE "DARK AGES" OF HERBS. AND STARTED USING THEM IN OUR FLORAL WORK BECAUSE THEY HAVE A LOT OF SYMBOLISM. HERBS FOR WEDDINGS, HERBS FOR CERTAIN RELIGIOUS HOLIDAYS, AND PEOPLE BECAME VERY FASCINATED WITH THAT AND I BECAME FASCINATED, AS WELL.)) [RUNS:19]
So fascinated, that he and Hamlin would eventually plant 350 varieties of herbs in several theme gardens.
Some celebrate the universe..like the "Celestial" gardens...others celebrate religion, or ancient times.
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[SOT tape 1 11:47:06]

((TOM HAMLIN/HERB FARM CO-OWNER: THE ABBEY-- THE ABBEY RUINS, ACTUALLY. THE RUINS OF AN ABBEY WE PUT THAT IN. IT'S TURNED OUT TO BE A VERY POPULAR THING. WE DO HAVE SOME SMALL WEDDINGS HERE. AND WE DO HAVE SOUND IN THERE AND LIGHTING. AND WE'RE IN THE PROCESS OF TURNING IT INTO A MEDIEVAL GARDEN. THERE WILL BE A SMALL BARN DOWN HERE AND A BORDER THAT WILL GO AROUND IT.)) [RUNS:21]
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[SOT tape 1 11:11:58]

((DON HAYNIE/HERB FARM CO-OWNER: SPRINKLE SOME OF THIS ON AND YOU HAVE A DELICIOUS SANDWICH. SNIP IT OFF AND USE IT IN YOUR CHICKEN SALAD AND COLE SLAW...)) [RUNS:06]
Visitors to the herb farm can also enroll in various education programs, which are usually topped off with an herbal luncheon.
One lesson is how resilient most herbs are.... 90- percent of the herbs here are perennials--making them good for "carefree gardening".
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[SOT Tape 1 11:46:28]

((TOM HAMLIN/HERB FARM CO-OWNER: JUST LIKE WITH THE GARDEN SAGE HERE--WE'VE CUT IT BACK FOR THIS YEAR. BUT IN A FEW WEEKS, IT WILL BE JUST COMPLETELY COVERED WITH FOLIAGE AGAIN. IT GROWS QUITE RAPIDLY.)) [RUNS:13]
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[SOT tape 1 10:58:21 **please B-roll some of this ]

((DON HAYNIE/HERB FARM CO-OWNER: THEY TAKE LESS WATER. THEY'LL TAKE WIND, THEY'LL TAKE RAIN. THEY'LL TAKE COLD. THEY'LL TAKE HEAT. AND ONCE THEY'RE ESTABLISHED, THEY WILL ENDURE OUR CLIMATE BETTER THAN SAY, THE PETUNIA WILL.)) [RUNS:13]
Haynie's advice to all gardeners?
Plant an herb garden, and grow a better world.
Kimberly McBroom, News 7, Rockbridge County.))
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[ANCHOR=Eric]
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There was also a big May Day event today at the herb farm..featuring a May Pole dance, herbal workshops and a performance by the Rockbridge Modern Dance Ensemble.
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The Roanoke Express is two down to Richmond in their Northern Conference playoff series.
Richmond beats the Express last night 3 to nothing.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Salem/Express vs Renegades; :]


Daniel Berthiaume has his game face on during warm ups for the game.
The Renegades would get on the board first on a power play Joe Vandermeer shoots from the point and Ryan Craft redirects the puck into goal to make the score 1 to nothing Renegades.
There was a lid on the Richmond goal Maxime Gingras would time and again turn away the Express shots here robbing Tim Christian on the door step.
[SUPER=38-Richmond/3/Roanoke/0/;]


Roanoke could not get on track Drew Burgess breaks free but can not convert the goal as Gingras maintains the shutout beating the Express by a score of 3 to nothing.
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[S-Orioles]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-26 (1:51:26)]
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Ron Coomer had four hits including a three run homer as Minnesota beat Baltimore yesterday 7 to 2.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Baltimore, MD/HTS; :]


The Orioles fell behind 1 to nothing in the top of the third.
Then Matt Lawton hits a single to centerfield scoring Todd Walker and the Twins would make that lead 2 to nothing in the third.
Minnesota would add to that lead. Ron Coomer gets all of this pitch for a three run homer over the right field w

all and the Twins would take the 5 to nothing lead in the third.
[SUPER=35-Minnesota/7/Baltimore/2/;]


The Orioles finally got on the board in the bottom of the third when Brady Anderson singles in a run to make it 5
to 1 and Minnesota wins it 7 to 2.
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[S-Sox]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-35 (53:34)]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Oakland, CA/FOX SPORTS; :]


It was beanie baby day in Oakland as the A's hosted the Red Sox.
Boston jumped out in front in the bottom of the second when Troy O'Leary sends this solo homer over the rightfield wall giving the Red Sox the 1 to nothing lead.
Red Sox Pitcher Pedro Martinez strikes out Tony Phillips. He struck out 13 over 7 innings.
[SUPER=35-Boston/7/Oakland/2/;]


The Red Sox would pull away in the fourth Mike Stanley hits a shot off the wall in left centerfield Nomar Garciaparra scores to make it 2 to nothing and the Sox win it 7 to 2.
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[ANCHOR=Roy]
[SS=none]


The Roanoke Wrath wins its season opener. More later when we return.


[S-MLB]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-41 (48:23)]
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Brian McRae hit a grand slam as the Mets won their 4-th straight a 9 to 4 win over San Francisco.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-New York, NY/FOX SPORTS; :]


The Mets would get the scoring started in the first.
Edgardo Alfonzo hits this solo homer to deep left field and the Mets jumped out to the one to nothing lead in the bottom of the first.
But the Giants come right back Rich Aurilia strokes this single to left field Charlie Hayes beats the throw to the plate and the game was tied at 1 to 1.
[SUPER=35-New York/9/San Francisco/4/;]


Then after a 2 to 2 in the third, Robin Ventura strokes this single scoring a run to make it 3 to 2 and the Mets hold on for the 9 to 4 win over the Giants.
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[S-Scores]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=Carolina League]


In the Carolina league tonight, The Salem Avalanche was on the road and Kinston and the Indians sweep a doubleheader 3 to nothing and 4 to 3.
Now, Here are all of tonights scores.
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[S-NBA]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-38 (44:52)]
[GRAPHIC=NBA LOGO]


Tim Duncan scored 19 and pulled down 12 rebounds to lead San Antonio to a 98 to 90 overtime win over Portland.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-San Antonio, TX/FOX SPORTS; :]


Spurs coach Greg Popvich at the start of the game.
We go to the fourth quarter David Robinson takes it to the hoop scoring on the finger roll to make it 82 to 79 Spurs.
But Portland's Damon Stoudamire hits this jumper at the Buzzer to tie the game at 82 and send it to overtime.
[SUPER=32-San Antonio/98/Portland/90/;Overtime]


Duncan opened the overtime period with 2 of his 19 and the Spurs pull out the 98 to 90 overtime win.
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[ANCHOR=Roy]
[SS=none]


That's it for sports. Have a great day everybody.

[Sports Tease]


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And coming up, A long shot wins the Kentucky Derby Highlights from the A-A-U tournament down in Daleville.
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And the Roanoke Wrath opened its soccer season tonight at Victory Stadium.
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The Roanoke Wrath opened its season last night down at Virginia Stadium hosting the Northern Virginia Royals.
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The young ladies of Youth Soccer showing their stuff at Halftime.
The Royals would score first David Moreno scores on the head butt and the Royals took the 1 to nothing lead in the first period.
Then the Wrath comes back Ian Spooner would score the Wrath's first goal with the kick from the left side of the goal to tie the score at 1 to 1.
But this Penalty kick by Patrick McSorley would give the Wrath a 2 to 1 lead still in the first period.
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The Royals would tie the Wrath at the end of the second when Marcus Chantel makes this unassisted goal and Roanoke wins it 4 to 2.
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At 30 to 1 Charismatic was a long shot to win the 125-th running of the Kentucky Derby.
But with Chris Antley aboard Charismatic beat those odds to win the run for the roses.
Lets listen to the call by A-B-C's Dave Johnson.
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Menifee was second and Cat Thief third.






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Three spectators were killed this evening at the Lowes Motor Speedway in Charlotte by debris when two Indy cars crashed during the VisionAire 500 Indy Racing League event.
Debris flew along the fourth turn grandstand after the crash going as high as the 15-th row and beyond.
Spectators sitting in the area were the crash occured said a tire and suspension parts flew into the stands and struck the spectators.
Several other people were injured the race was canceled.

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Over in Daleville this afternoon, Martinsville continued its win streak in state A-A-U basketball
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The Martinsville fans filled the house at Lord Botetourt.
And it would be Martinsville Becker who pulls down the rebound then passes it to J.R. Christy who finishes off the play Martinsville led the game.
Then Spotsylvania would get into the action as they get the ball and drains the jumper.
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But Martinsville shows why they are undefeated. Watch the good ball work that ends up with the easy basket and Martinsville wins the game by a score of 75 to 59.
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[edit - 15:41:44]
Audrey Hepburn's beauty and style set the standard for many women in the '50s..
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and it's happening again in the 90's.
This time through window displays in major department stores in New York.
She's the first celebrity to be featured in such a way.
And, her influence doesn't stop there.
Some make-up artists are trying to bring back her fresh, natural look as well.
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It is not only Hepburn's style that lives today, but also her work as a humanitarian.
Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey is opening "The Audrey Hepburn Children's House"--a wing to help abused children.
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