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Person of the Week
VIRGIN TERRITORY? The road to the NBA championship has to get through Los Angeles and the formidable duo of playmaker Kobe Bryant and big man Shaquille O'Neal. Fresh off a week's rest following a staggering 19-game winning streak, the Lakers may well be four quick games away from the title


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JOHN TRAVOLTA
Aging sweathog gets $20 million for Swordfish. They could have gotten the guy who played Horschack for $5 and a back rub
MARTA AURENES
This 91-year-old year old barfly becomes Norway's oldest bouncer. And...

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