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Oscar-winner Poitier saluted as living legend

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Oscar-winning actor Sidney Poitier received the Living Legend Award at the annual Trumpet Awards, honoring black achievements in politics, science and the arts.

Others honored Monday night include former Atlanta mayor and United Nations ambassador Andrew Young, actress Cicely Tyson and AOL Time Warner Vice Chairman Ted Turner, who received the Humanitarian Award. Poitier, 74, won a best-actor Oscar for 1963's "Lillies of the Field."