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Review: ‘You Can’t Take It With You’ crazy, uneven

In this image released by Jeffrey Richards Associates, James Earl Jones, from left, Kristine Nielsen, Fran Kranz, Reg Rogers, Annaleigh Ashford, Patrick Kerr and Mark Linn-Baker appear in a scene from "You Can’t Take It With You," performing at the Longacre Theatre in New York. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Richards Associates, Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — You know the play you’re watching might be a little long in the tooth when there are jokes about Eleanor Roosevelt, the Works Project Administration and Calvin Coolidge, and it makes reference to the nation’s 48 states. As in not 50 yet.

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US aids Michigan State to build better robofish

In a  Wednesday Jan. 9, 2013 photo provided by Michigan State University, an early prototype of Xiaobo Tan's robotic fish, called Grace, swims in a tank in his lab. Grace, for Gliding Robot Ace., is designed to track and monitor Great Lakes aquatic life such as trout, sturgeon and walleye. The university’s College of Engineering announced Friday, Sept.. 26, 2014 that it is developing the robofish in collaboration with the U.S. Geological Survey and has received a $1 million National Science Foundation grant for the work. (AP Photo/Michigan State University, G.L. Kohuth)

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University is using a $1 million federal grant to build a better robofish that can observe the feeding and migration habits of trout, walleye, sturgeon and other Great Lakes aquatic species.

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INFLUENCE GAME: Government takes on the Internet

In this Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, file photo, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Should the company that supplies your Internet access be allowed to cut deals with online services like Netflix, Skype or YouTube to move their content faster? That’s the question the FCC is tackling this fall after a record-setting 3.7 million people filed public comments on the subject, more than twice as many as those submitted to the regulatory agency after Janet Jackson’s infamous wardrobe malfunction at the 2004 Super Bowl. Wheeler, a former industry lobbyist and venture capitalist, says deal cutting between broadband providers and content sites might be OK so long as the agreement is “commercially reasonable” and companies disclose publicly how they prioritize Internet traffic. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Should the company that supplies your Internet access be allowed to cut deals with online services such as Netflix, Amazon or YouTube to move their content faster?

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Cavaliers coach David Blatt gets right to business

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) jokes with Kyrie Irving during the NBA basketball team's media day Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Independence, Ohio. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers coach David Blatt got right to business Saturday in his first NBA practice after two decades working overseas.

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Angels end talks with Anaheim on stadium lease

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Angels have ended negotiations with the city of Anaheim over a renewed lease on the baseball team’s existing stadium and are considering options for a new home ballpark.

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