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numbers. it's two in a row for hillary clinton. with overwhelming support from minority voters the democratic presidential candidate was able to take the south carolina primary. she beat out vermont senator bernie sanders,
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super tuesday. craig boswell reports. hillary clinton ran away with the south carolina presidential primary. cbs news projects clinton beat vermont senator bernie sanders by a wide margin. clinton: "thank you, south carolina." (crowd chants) hillary, hillary, hillary exit polls showed 84 percent of black voters went with clinton. she also dominated among women by nearly 50 percent. anne bolton hopes americans give clinton a chance to be president anne bolton/clinton supporter: "the main thing on her mind is to see that americans have what they need to have." craig boswell, cbs news, washington, d.c.: "with more than 800 delegates up for grabs next tuesday.sanders looked past south carolina saturday and over the next three days is focusing specifically on vermont, massachusetts, minnesota, oklahoma and colorado." sanders was in texas earlier on saturday. where he is fighting an uphill battle in the polls. sen. bernie sanders/presidential candidate: "if all of you come out to vote and you bring your
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your neighbors and your coworkers, we're going to win here in tx." clinton campaigned in alabama before returning to south carolina for her victory celebration. hillary clinton/presidential candidate: "we are going to fight for every vote. we will take nothing for granted." voters there told cbs news that political experience was important to themand analysts say that helped clinton pick up a decisive win in south carolina. craig boswell, cbs news, washington, d.c. gop presidential candidate marco rubio has released five-years worth of tax returns. his campaign chose to release partial returns, which give a limited look at his finances. democrats and even some republicans are criticizig the limited information. but rubio says the documents show his family's tax rates are in line with the rates paid by americans
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g-o-p front-runner donald trump is facing growing pressure to release his tax returns. he says he won't until the i-r-s reviews the documents. rival ted cruz also released the first two pages of his returns. the documents show a 20-14 adjusted income of 1-point-2 million dollars. local. so this is a i hope you enjoyed the weekend so far temperatures this afternoon rolls into the upper forties and beautiful sunshine and white picture from her satellite radar picture just shows clear skies east of the rockies after you play a role in our forecast tomorrow afternoon and food chilly outside no little stories and do it from the new were vowing to the roanoke valley it's a cool twenty seven degrees in martinsville thirty four degrees right now in danville by six a.m. infiniti thirty
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in wednesday's tornado ripped through the area. repair work is well underway at evergreen united methodist church. the storm severely damaged the roof and smashed windows. while church members fixed the physical damage, they're also dealing with the death of one of their members. keith harris died in the storm. he's described as a quiet man who was always at church early. gus paulette "this is part of life that we don't understand sometimes. why things happen like this. " ricky harris, keith's nephew "you never know when the last time you're going to see one of your loved ones here on this earth. " tomorrow's service will be held in the basement. members don't have a timetable for repairs to be complete, but want to fix it quickly so they can begin helping others in the community. a nonprofit organization is making sure no one
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appomattox. after wednesday's tornado mercy chefs has been making homemade hot meals from a mobile kitchen for two days. volunteers arrived at the evergreen baptist church at 3 a.m. to start meal prepping. the group served breakfast, lunch and dinner throughout the day. head chef and founder, gary leblanc says public service is his passion. gary leblanc mercy chefs founder "it's an incredible thing to go out in the field and share a meal with folks. something amazing happens over a shared meal" mercy chefs will be on site tommorrow and possibly for the rest of next week. continuing coverage tonight on an officer- involved shooting in roanoke county. police say the suspect in an incident last night near route 419 is officers responded to a call that a man was waving a gun in the parking lot of a brambleton avenue. shot, and he died at the hospital. the officers involved are on administrative leave as police continue to investigate.
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in kansas that killed 3 and injured 14 others. tonight we're hearing from a victim who returned to the company for the first time since the attack happened. he was shot in the foot, and three of his coworkers were killed; including a friend who died trying to save others. zach naylor/shooting victim: "i'm upset we lost close people we work with every day - hard to deal with." police have identified the shooter as cedric ford. authorities say he was angry about being served a protective order from an ex-girlfriend. he allegedly stole a car and shot at people randomly as he drove to the plant he worked at. he was later shot and killed by police. an ex-girlfriend of ford's has been charged with giving him the weapons he used. family and friends are saying goodbye to the victims killed during a shooting rampage in michigan. today a joint memorial service was held for a father and son who were killed last saturday. there was also a service for a woman shot in a cracker barrel parking lot last saturday.
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weekend for her sister-in-law and another person as well. a private ceremony was held for a 4-th a former uber driver has been charged with six counts of murder in those shootings. in syria brings some much needed calm children were able rebel-held part of aleppo. russia has halted airstrikes in some truce. coalition for syrian revolutionary and opposition forces is accusing the violating the truce by attacking 15 areas and, shells were found in damascus even though the fighting has supposedly stopped. terrorist groups involved in the clashes like isis , are not part of the agreement. a navy petty officer in norfolk has been dishonorably discharged after admitting he secretly recorded seven co-workers in a restroom. the virginia-pilot reports that the officer agreed to a plea deal at his sentencing yesterday. as part of that deal,
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have his title taken away. the man was a watch commander on the aircraft carrier enterprise. the recordings happened between march 20-13 and march 20-14. the execution of a virginia man has been put on hold. ricky gray was convicted of killing a family of four back in 2006. his execution was scheduled for march 16-th. yesterday, a federal appeals court ruled to hold it off. it gives the supreme court more time to decide whether or not to intervene. a methane leak that forced thousands from their homes in california is now being called the biggest natural gas leak in u-s history. the leak has been capped but residents are still afraid to go home. some say they're still having reactions to the air. earlier this week, a judge ordered southern california gas to pay for three more weeks of hotel bills for residents. the gas company says that'll cost around 2 million dollars per day and is appealing the ruling. travel warnings in brazil following reports of the zika
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the country is set to host the olympic games this august. the disease has been linked to birth defects in children. experts say most competitors are of child-bearing age which makes them a vulnerable group. doctors say those taking part in the be concerned if they think they're pregnant. hometown news coming up, a tuskeegee airman is honored in lexington. we'll take you there. some students in our area spent the day showing off their research skills. and, fans come
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weekend. fighter pilot at the george c. marshall foundation in lexington today. lt. col. robert j. friend is the last surviving member of the 332-nd fighter group of the tuskegee airmen. he flew more than 100 combat missions over europe during world war ii. after leaving the army, friend started a career with the air
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the event is part of the "all who want to serve" sequence of the marshall legacy series. the roanoke boat show kicked off its second day of events at the berglund center today. during the weekend-long event, boating enthusiasts get the chance to see what dealers on smith mountain lake have to offer. the event includes equipment exhibits, products, services and more. organizers say the show is a great time for people to get to know more about the lake, and hopefully visit. phil rybacki/show coordinator: "the economy is changing. folks are wanting good wholesome family recreation, and smith mountain lake certainly provides it. and we provide the toys to make it even more enjoyable." this is the show's 42-nd year. if you missed out today, you can catch it tomorrow from 10- to-5. "i created a gel particle this year as like a novel drug delivery vehicle for curcumin." "human cells measure their toxicity toward humans." "once we identify those proteins we can know which ones to silence for later anti- viral treatments."
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talented students showed off their research at the roanoke county science fair. about 100 students presented projects at william byrd middle school, hoping to regional science fair. awards were presented to those who took part. fans of sci-fi, fantasy and pop together for afternoon. it's happening at the holiday inn tanglewood all weekend and workshops, panels and more. this year also features a special guest speaker, george r-r martin. he's well known for his "game of organizers say with so much to do, it's no surprise the event has sold out for the fourth year in a row. carla brindle/convention chairperson: "well one we've seen it grow steadily. first year probably had 400 people here. the second year 900. and then the third year is when we started selling out. so it has grown." the fun continues tomorrow from 9-to- 4. happy birthday to pikachu! the beloved pokemon entertainment franchise turned 20 today. in honor of the milestone, the pokemon company
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of pocket monsters! that was the series' original name in japan where it debuted on nintendo's game boy. since then, pokemon has grown into a multi-billion dollar empire of video games, trading cards, toys, movies and even a tv series. with the anniversary comes the announcment of two new video games and an app expected later this year. your outdoor plans are good to go tomorrow. very warm temperatures and sunshine end the weekend. complete details of your first alert
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beginsthe cloud didn't stick around very long today in fact they began to clear out through the afternoon the result beautiful blue skies this afternoon and that helps one to jump up very quickly and the upper forties abundant sunshine on the way once again for the second half of the weekend you are high in roanoke and lynchburg were never forties near fifty degrees danville had a high of fifty three in a blacksburg top forty six was actually started the day but we did
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temperatures have cooled offtremendously through 6 of the rd., blacksburg regional airport, through dewpoint and the middle 20s. suddenly, by the time you look at tomorrow morning. temperatures will be now blacksburg 40 lewisburg 27 in martinsville and its 31 in lynchburg are overnight lows upper 20s and low 30s will do it under those clear skies all the heat from the day escaping to space very quickly allowing her temperatures to rock and because of the clear skies and warm up very quickly once again for your sunday afternoon with your winds coming from the south southwest high pressure in place across the south east allowing the flow to bring him the heat from the south's super bowl forecast looking ice tea time in nine a.m. is forty four degrees fifty seven by at 44 57. by noon and 4 pm. temperatures to be right sixty four greece who is going a very nice for when you have plans me the hike or walk on the greenway will reach the upper fifties near sixty degrees for the intervene in the mountain empire sixty is the high in lewisburg sixty
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sixty six degrees in danville and newark even an eye out on her next cold front will approach the area it's going to slowly bring some light rain showers to the ohio river valley government missing river valley watch what watch what happens as it approaches the mountains see a few light rain showers in the highlands maybe squeezing into the mountain empire but as interest dryer air crosses the blue ridge it falls apart's increasing sunshine will be the highlight for your monday that the majority of the rain possibly few isolated thunderstorms will arrive tuesday night into wednesday in a well mapped out here for you and your seven day planner or we do hold onto the warmth through tuesday had a cold front this call from her next chance for rain possibly few
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will come to an end wednesday morning. we are much cooler thursday mostly cloudy 49 and a picture of the deputy getting a hug from his furry partner has gone viral! he says he took the months ago during an investigation when "manson" decided to cuddle up. the two have been working together for three years, and manson even goes home with the deputy after their shift. it seems you can teach an old dog new tricks. four shelter dogs were trained as "ball dogs" for the brazil open tournament on thursday. their job was to retrieve balls that went out of bounds and give them back to the players. as you can imagine, they didn't like giving the ball back to the players as much as they liked chasing after it. today, they'll take part in the awards ceremony. coming-up in sports, we've got all your
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saturday at the odac basketball tournament in salem, then in division-1 hoops, uva gets a huge win over 7th-ranked north carolina. we'll take you out to charlottesville for all the highlights and post-game interviews
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break. at sports. the
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suffered a tough loss this week, on the road at miami. but they had to let that go quickly and prepare to take on 7th-ranked north carolina. the wahoos needing a win to stay in the hunt for the acc regular season championship. and as usual, malcolm brogdon putting his team on his back. he knocks-down multiple three- pointers in the opening few minutes. this one making it 13-7 right out of the gate. brogdon then, spreading it around. he finds devon hall for a three of his own. but it really was all about brogdon in the first half. the head- fake, and then buries the mid-range jumper. brogdon with 17 in the first alone. uva up three at the break. brogdon then picking up right where he left off. the drive, and the reverse. making it look way too easy. he finished with 26 on the night. then it's brogdon distributing again, finding an open london perrantes for three. unc closes the gap, but devon hall is there for the jam, to extend the lead to 69-60. hall with a big
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lead to three, but go in the paint, and uva rides it out from there, getting a big win, 79-74. here's zac glover with more from charlottesville. the hype of a top ten match- comes with college gameday, and the necessity to win in a playoff-type atmosphere late in the regular season. uva proved they can handle all of the above in their big win over carolina." malcolm brogdon: "it definitely felt like a postseason atmosphere. you're playing one of the best team, people say that they're the best team in the country, the most talented team. in this type of atmosphere, it's a very special thing, it's a very special moment, and this game does determine a lot coming down the stretch for the acc title." tony bennett: "we kind of lived off of our success last year, and not in a bad way. but we were 16-1, and we always won. when you lose and you struggle, then you learn. we realize how fine of a line it is from this year, having lost and struggled in some tough games early in the conference season, as of late. i
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guys that are understanding, at least we were tonight, and have been in a lot of tough tight games, and learned a lot through the wins, and probably more through the losses." roy williams: "their offense was more aggressive than our defense was, and their defense was more aggressive was. i think they were the actors and we were the reactors zac glover: "so with the win, the cavaliers keep consecutive acc regular season championship alive, but first things first, still two more regular a trip to clemson, and then a home game against louisville next week. in charlottesville, zac glover, wdbj7." onto the big south conference, where we closing-in on next week's conference tournament the liberty flames hosting gardner- game of the regular season. the bulldogs leading in the second half, until ryan kemrite sinks the shot from beyond the arc. he finished with 12 points, as liberty takes the 68-67 lead. then adding to that lead, it's john dawson from long range. three of his 16. liberty with 17 made-threes in the game which proved
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freshman caleb weight for sure in this one, getting the shot to go and the foul. he led the way with 22 points as liberty wins it 86-81. in the southern conference, vmi hosting the citadel in a return of former keydets' head coach duggar baucom to lexington. the keydets doing everything they can to spoil his trip back to cameron hall. knocking down the three. he had 21 on the day. phillip anglade with good production too on senior day, of his 12. vmi building the lead throughout the first half. austin vereen left open in the corner, and he connects from long range. qj peterson fresh off of a 46-point performance on thursday night. he puts-in 26, along with 11 rebounds, as vmi takes down the citadel, 111-95. time to check-in with some d3 basketball and the semifinals of the odac tournament. starting with the men, who had the evening games saturday. emory and henry taking-on top-seeded lynchburg. this was quite the one-sided affair from
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arnold getting the long-range dialed-in. he had 11 of the hornets first 17 points of the game and finished with 16. then it was the bobby ford show. he goes 6 for 9 from beyond the arc, including 4 in a matter of 3 minutes in the first half, giving lynchburg a 20-point lead just 10 minutes into the game. they're onto the championship game with the 94-64 win over emory and henry next-up, another lynchburg school in randolph college, taking-on second- seeded virginia wesleyan. the marlins strike first with a 3-pointer from tim jones. he led all scorers with 24 points, but after that bucket, randolph gets hot. corey brown hits a 3 of his own on his way to 16 on the night. then it's josh freund, who just could not miss. he gets back-to-back buckets for the wildcats as part of an 11-oh run they went-on early. as for first 7 shots of the randolph with 20 points and 11 rebounds. it'll be an all-lynchburg championship game tomorrow, as they
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wesleyan 69-61. on the women's side, they also had their semifinals. we've got a little dance party there as washington and lee took-on top-seeded lynchburg in the first game. the hornets led by 1 at the half and out of the locker room, lynchburg scored the first ten points of the second half. sammi goldsmith gets two here as she takes the handoff and puts- in the short runner in the paint. but the generals tried to hang in. emily perszyk to paige corvino who knocks-down the baseline jumper. lynchburg was too tough though. caroline naumann with two of her 16 points, as the hornets advance to the championship game 71 to 57. next-up, emory and henry and guilford matching-up in the second semifinal game. the quakers got off to the quick start in this one. they swing it to the corner for amy steller and she buries the three-ball to open the scoring. later, heaven walters gets free for the backdoor layup to extend the guilford lead in the first half. they are heading to the title game for the fourth time in five years, winning 78-69. finally, one high school game from
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william byrd in the regionals. the terriers trying to chip away at an early deficit. the 3-ball from damon childress helps, bringing byrd with-in 25-15. then devon kasey doing work underneath. picking-up 3 of his own with the bucket and the foul. but on the other end, gw keeps having an answer. isaiah bethel the no-look to amardius jones for the lay-in and the foul as well. then it's bethel finding camryn lewis wide open underneath. george washington goes-on to win it 82-61. the college wrestling season is beginning to wind down, with the ncaa d3 tournament's east regional taking place this weekend at washington and lee. 18 teams competing on four mats in the warner center in the first of the 2-day event, with the top 3 teams advancing to the national finals. both washington & lee and ferrum are in the mix to be one of those top three teams, and they also have the advantage of not having to travel far to compete. nathan shearer, washington & lee head coach: "it's nice for the guys to be able to rest and relax and recover, all while not having to do any traveling. so that's always a bonus. we have four guys that are seeded really high. there's a lot of tough competition,
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to be right there. you know, in the moment, you have to execute when the opportunity comes, but i think we're sitting in a good spot." nate yetzer, ferrum head coach: "i'm hoping to win team, and get ten guys in the finals. but you know, i'm not naive. i know that might not be in play for us, but the goal is tournament. the top three get to the ncaa tournament. i think we have six, seven, or eight guys capable of doing of them going out and believing in our what they've done all year." it's the second week of the 2016 nascar season, where all 3 series' are in atlanta this weekend. john hunter nemechek won the trucks race earlier this evening. then before that, the xfinity series drivers hit the track saturday afternoon. kyle busch on the pole for this one and he makes this race look easy. busch takes the lead 72 laps in, passing brad keselowski, and he stays out front from there-on out. kyle larson tries to make a move in lap 98 to pass busch, but no dice. kyle busch is your winner, leading for 119 laps, and
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at atlanta. larson finishes second, erik jones in third. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. her life's work has been about breaking barriers. and so would her presidency. which is why, for every american who's not being paid what they're worth... who's held back by student debt or a system tilted against them- and there are far too many of you- she understands that our country can't reach it's potential... unless we all do. together.
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it's a day to celebrate and protect one of the world's largest and most threatened land predators. a group called "polar bears international" came up with the idea back in 20-11. the bears are found in arctic regions like alaska, canada, and russia. biologists estimate about 26-thousand of
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