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Construction workers set up a scaffold  atop the Vincent Thomas Bridge in the San Pedro section of Los Angeles on Monday Aug. 20,2012. Tony Scott, director of such Hollywood hits as "Top Gun," ''Days of Thunder" and "Beverly Hills Cop II," died Sunday Aug. 19, 2012, after jumping from the Los Angeles County bridge, authorities said.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

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