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NBC severing business relationship with Donald Trump

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump casts a shadow against papers he used while speaking to members of the City Club of Chicago, Monday, June 29, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about Mexican immigrants during the announcement of his campaign.

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Early, weighty choices in ‘Frontline’ doc ‘Growing Up Trans’

This image released by PBS shows transgender teen Ariel, formerly Ian, in a scene from "Growing Up Trans", from the "Frontline" series airing on PBS on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. “Growing Up Trans” explores the transgender phenomenon as younger people than ever and their parents are now experiencing it. (Frontline/PBS via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — “Growing Up Trans” explores the transgender phenomenon as younger people than ever (and their parents) now experience it: a frontier of possibilities and unknowns, and a minefield of high-stakes choices for these youngsters as they also navigate the changes adolescence brings.

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Review: Patti Lupone takes the limelight in ‘Shows For Days’

This 2015 photo provided by Lincoln Center Theater and Philip Rinaldi Publicity shows, Patti Lupone, left, and Michael Urie, in a scene from Douglas Carter Beane’s new play, "Shows for Days," currently performing at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater in New York.  (Joan Marcus/Philip Rinaldi Publicity via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Community theater gets a lot of knocks for being amateurish, but Douglas Carter Beane may have elevated it to sympathetic comedic heights with his new play “Shows For Days.”

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Review: Arnold (but little else) is back in ‘Terminator’

This photo provided by Paramount Pictures shows, Series T-800 Robot, in "Terminator Genisys," from Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions. (Paramount Pictures via AP)

Thirty-one years and counting, and the Terminators keep rolling off the assembly line like new iPhones, upgraded with shape-shifting abilities, rebooted Sarah Conner assassination levels and, one presumes, better selfie cameras.

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Review: Lotsa grinding, little plot in ‘Magic Mike XXL’

This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows a scene from "Magic Mike XXL," in theaters on July 1. (Claudette Barius/Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)

There’s an early scene in “Magic Mike XXL” that hints at what this much ballyhooed sequel woulda, coulda, shoulda been.

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