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2015 shrimp season opens Wednesday

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Fresh Mississippi shrimp can be caught beginning Wednesday.

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MGM Park will open for first baseball game June 6

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — City officials now say the Biloxi Shuckers’ stadium will be ready for the first home game on June 6 against the Mobile Bay Bears.

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Steve Martin reflects on his career as he receives AFI honor

In this June 23, 2014 file photo, Steve Martin poses during "The Un-Private Collection: Eric Fischl and Steve Martin," an art talk presented by The Broad museum in Santa Monica, Calif. Martin will receive the American Film Institute’s 43th Life Achievement Award at a private ceremony on June 4, 2015, in Hollywood.  (Photo by Ryan Miller/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the early 1980s, when Steve Martin was a fledgling movie star, he recalls attended the American Film Institute’s celebration of Frank Capra and how Hollywood glitterati swirled around the Oscar-winning filmmaker.

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Ramsay, Wiesberger share Irish Open lead as Rory risks cut

Golf fans wait for Ireland's Padraig Harrington  during round two of the Irish Open Golf Championship at Royal County Down, Newcastle, Northern Ireland, Friday, May 29, 2015.  (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland (AP) — Scotland’s Richie Ramsay and Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger shared the early second-round lead Friday at the Irish Open, while Rory McIlroy faced an uphill struggle to make the cut.

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Former champion Ivanovic through to 4th round at French Open

France's Alize Cornet celebrates winning her third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni in three sets 4-6, 6-3, 7-5, at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Friday, May 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

PARIS (AP) — After struggling in her first two matches at the French Open, Ana Ivanovic eased past Donna Vekic 6-0, 6-3 Friday to book a spot in the second week at the clay-court Grand Slam.

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