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In this publicity image released by Fox, judges for season ten of American Idol are shown. From left, Randy Jackson, Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler and Ryan Seacrest are shown in an undated photo. . (AP Photo/Fox, Michael Becker)

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Television and radio personality Ryan Seacrest at the American Idol Season Ten judge announcement in Inglewood, Calif. on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)

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Television personality and musician Randy Jackson, left, and television personality Ryan Seacrest at the American Idol Season Ten judge announcement in Inglewood, Calif. on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)

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Television personality and musician Randy Jackson, left, and television personality Ryan Seacrest at the American Idol Season Ten judge announcement in Inglewood, Calif. on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)

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Singer and actress Jennifer Lopez at the American Idol Season Ten judge announcement in Inglewood, Calif. on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)

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Singer Steven Tyler at the American Idol Season Ten judge announcement in Inglewood, Calif. on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)

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From left to right, singer Steven Tyler, singer Jennifer Lopez, musician Randy Jackson, and television personality Ryan Seacrest at the American Idol Season Ten judge announcement in Inglewood, Calif. on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)

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Judges for season ten of American Idol, from left, Randy Jackson, Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler and Ryan Seacrest, in a publicity image released by Fox. (AP Photo/Fox, Michael Becker)

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Los Angeles Distgrict Attorney Steve Cooley points to a display of arrested city of Bell officials during a news conference Tuesday Sept. 21, 2010 in Los Angeles. Cooley announced the arrests over allegations of corruption, misuse of public funds and voter fraud. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

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This image provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows city of Bell, Calif. mayor Oscar Hernandez who was arrested Tuesday Sept. 21, 2010 along with seven others over allegations of corruption, misuse of public funds and voter fraud.(AP Photo/Los Angeles County Sheriff)

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This image provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows city of Bell official, George Cole who was arrested Tuesday Sept. 21, 2010 along with seven others over allegations of corruption, misuse of public funds and voter fraud.(AP Photo/Los Angeles County Sheriff)

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This image provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows city of Bell official, George Mirabal who was arrested Tuesday Sept. 21, 2010 along with seven others over allegations of corruption, misuse of public funds and voter fraud.(AP Photo/Los Angeles County Sheriff)

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This image provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows city of Bell official, Pier'Angela Spaccia who was arrested Tuesday Sept. 21, 2010 along with seven others over allegations of corruption, misuse of public funds and voter fraud. (AP Photo/Los Angeles County Sheriff)

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This image provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows city of Bell official, Teresa Jacobo who was arrested Tuesday Sept. 21, 2010 along with seven others over allegations of corruption, misuse of public funds and voter fraud. (AP Photo/Los Angeles County Sheriff)

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This image provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows city of Bell official, Luis Artiga who was arrested Tuesday Sept. 21, 2010 along with seven others over allegations of corruption, misuse of public funds and voter fraud.(AP Photo/Los Angeles County Sheriff)

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This image provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows city of Bell official, Robert Rizzo who was arrested Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010 along with seven others over allegations of corruption, misuse of public funds and voter fraud.(AP Photo/Los Angeles County Sheriff)

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This image provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows city of Bell official, Victor Bello who was arrested Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010 along with seven others over allegations of corruption, misuse of public funds and voter fraud.(AP Photo/Los Angeles County Sheriff)

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A truck driver holds a poster depicting Greek Premier George Papandreou as legendary comic actor Charlie Chaplin, during a protest outside the Greek Parliament in Athens, Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010. Truckers strongly oppose government plans to reform their sector and abolish strict licensing rules. (AP Photo/Alkis Konstantinidis)

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The ticket counter is in ruins at the Howard Theatre. The D.C. Council has approved legislation that virtually ensures the restoration of the Howard, the historic entertainment venue that has been closed since the early 1980s. (The Washington Times)

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The new Howard Theatre, now a neglected shell of its former glory, is slated to reopen in November 2011 as part of continuing revitalization efforts to the U Street corridor - one of Washington's liveliest entertainment sections. (The Washington Times)