American Idol auditions
Contestants for American Idol brought their dreams to the day-long audition process at the United Center in Chicago, each hoping they will be the one with the strength and talent to make it to the end and become the big winner.
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How do I look?
American Idol auditioners Stef Huschka and Jackson Weyrauch, both of St. Paul, Minn., wait outside the United Center. Huschka checks her hair before a taping of the show starts.