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Former Miss America Ericka Dunlap, left, crowns Miss Alabama Deidre
Downs as Miss America 2005, during the Miss America Competition at
the Atlantic City, N.J., Boardwalk Convention Hall.

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Alabama student new Miss America

Miss Alabama Deidre Downs, an aspiring doctor who put off medical school to compete for the Miss America crown, won it Saturday night.

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