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Picasso stage curtain going on long-term view at NYC museum

In this Sept. 4, 2014, file photo, a man views Picasso's “Le Tricorne," or "The Three-Cornered Hat," a 19-foot by 20-foot stage curtain, in the lobby of the Seagram building, in a passageway connecting the two dining rooms of New York's Four Seasons restaurant. Picasso painted it in 1919 for an avant-garde ballet troupe and it hung at the storied restaurant for 55 years. It will now be placed on long-term view at the New-York Historical Society beginning May 29, 2015. A related exhibition will run from May 29 through summer 2016. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — A stage curtain believed to be the largest Pablo Picasso painting in North America is set to be displayed at a New York City museum.

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Bible stories and thrillers make Morocco filming choice

In this photo dated Sept. 25, 2014 actor Tom Cruise drives a BMW covered with cameras during the shooting of a scene for Mission Impossible filmed in Rabat, Morocco. It has been a banner year for filming in Morocco with more money spent by foreign film productions in the country in 2014 than in the past five years put together, as it rides on its reputation for stability and exotic locales. (AP Photo/ Paul Schemm)

OUARZAZATE, Morocco (AP) — “QUIET!” The cry rings out in English, French and Arabic across the cobblestoned streets of Jerusalem, as filming begins for a scene in the series “A.D. The Bible Continues.”

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New Pacquiao film shows how poor boy grew up to be champion

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — In a story April 15, The Associated Press reported that a film on the childhood of boxer Manny Pacquiao was produced by independent filmmaker Ten17P. It was co-produced by Ten17P and Star Cinema.

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Woman loses home, other gifts to wife of ex-Clippers owner

In this March 4, 2015, file photo, Shelly Sterling, wife of former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, attends an NBA basketball game between the Clippers and the Portland Trail Blazers in Los Angeles. A Los Angeles judge has ruled that Shelly Sterling is owed $2.6 million by a woman her husband showered with gifts. Judge Richard Fruin Jr. ruled Tuesday, April 14, 2015, in the lawsuit, awarding Shelly Sterling most of the nearly $3 million she had sought. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The recordings that Donald Sterling’s companion made of his off-color remarks cost him ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers and cost her the benefits of a sugar daddy.

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Honoring Jackie Robinson extends into orbit this year

Member of the Atlanta Braves baseball team, including manager Fredi Gonzalez, left, wear No. 42 in recognition of Jackie Robinson Day before a baseball game against Miami, Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/The Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)  (MARIETTA DAILY OUT, GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT) LOCAL STATIONS OUT (WXIA, WGCL, FOX 5)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jackie Robinson Day was celebrated even in space this year.

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