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Brittany (Heather Morris) and Britney Spears on the "Glee" set. Photo courtesy of Britney's Twitpic -- Britney Spears/Twitpic

Britney in as 'X Factor' judge

Britney Spears is coming to the rescue of Fox's "The X Factor," the singing contest in search of a ratings boost. The Grammy-winning pop star has signed on as a judge for the show's second season, a person familiar with the deal said Thursday, May 10. (AP)