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Friday on “DaySide,” police are desperately searching for a nine-year-old Jessica Marie Lunsford (search) who is missing after vanishing from her bedroom in Florida. We’ll talk with police who believe the girl is in danger.

Pope John Paul II (search) is breathing on his own, but doctors are telling him not to speak after his tracheotomy yesterday. We'll have a live report from Rome on the pope's condition.

Plus, can a mother work and still be a good mom? An author of a new book on the subject says no. We’ll talk with the book’s author Suzanne Venker.

And, Hollywood’s biggest night is just two days away. The 77th Annual Academy Awards (search) is Sunday and those coveted little gold statues aren’t the only items celebrities are vying for as the award presenters are getting some serious gift bags. What’s inside and how much is it worth? Dawn Yanek, editor of Life and Style Weekly (search) dishes the Hollywood dirt.

And don't miss our Stupid Criminals File!

These stories, plus the news of the day on Friday's "DaySide."

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