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Tonight...

• What will the New Year bring? One thing is certain -- a presidential election. Democratic presidential hopeful Rep. Dick Gephardt makes a stop along the campaign trail to discuss his plans for the White House race.

• Democratic hopeful Wesley Clark features former President Bill Clinton in his latest campaign ad. Might this foreshadow a presidential endorsement for the general? Former Reps. Bob Edgar, D-Pa., and Pete Sessions, R-Texas, join the debate.                             

• Some shake-ups arise in the Jacko camp -- We'll assess and analyze the latest details with:

Geoffrey Nathan, defense attorney
Peter Johnson, FNC legal analyst
Michael Levine, former Jackson publicist for 1993 allegations

• As the ball is prepped to drop in Times Square (search) and we prepare to ring in the New Year -- How can we be sure that law enforcement officials will not 'drop the ball' on homeland security?

We'll ask Steve Pomerantz, former FBI chief of counter-terrorism.

All these stories and much more!

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--The Associated Press contributed to this report

-All guests and topics subject to change