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Hundreds of German cinemas refuse to show ‘Avengers’ film

In this April 10, 2015 file photo, a Malaysian Muslim woman poses with a Hulkbuster statue from "Avengers: Age of Ultron" at a mall in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Several hundred movie theaters in Germany have refused to screen the new "Avengers" film in a dispute over rental fees with Disney. News agency dpa reported that 686 theaters in 193 mostly small towns refused to show "Avengers: Age of Ultron," which opened on Thursday, April 23. (AP Photo/Joshua Paul, File)

BERLIN (AP) — Several hundred movie theaters in Germany have refused to screen the new “Avengers” film in a dispute over rental fees with Disney.

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Kerber upsets Wozniacki to win Porsche Grand Prix

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki hits a forehand against Germany's Angelique Kerber in their final match at the Porsche Grand Prix tennis tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Home favorite Angelique Kerber rallied to upset Caroline Wozniacki 3-6, 6-1, 7-5 in the final of the Porsche Grand Prix for her second straight title on Sunday.

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Michael Schumacher’s son makes strong Formula 4 debut

German Formula 4 driver Mick Schumacher of team Van Amersfoort walks with his best rookie award during the season kickoff in Oschersleben, Germany, Saturday, April 25, 2015, after ranking 9th in the race. He is the son of former Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher. (Jens Wolf/dpa via AP)

OSCHERSLEBEN, Germany (AP) — The teenage son of former Formula One champion Michael Schumacher made a strong debut at Formula 4 level on Saturday.

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Wozniacki beats Halep to reach Porsche Grand Prix final

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki reacts after beating Romania's Simona Halep in their semifinal match at the Porsche Grand Prix tennis tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, Saturday, April 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki reached the Porsche Grand Prix final with a 7-5, 5-7, 6-2 win over second-seeded Simona Halep on Saturday.

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Halep, Wozniacki to meet in Porsche Grand Prix semifinals

Romania's Simona Halep returns the ball to Italy's Sara Errani during their quarterfinal match at the Porsche Grand Prix tennis tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, Friday, April 24, 2015. (Marijan Murat/dpa via AP)

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Simona Halep of Romania and Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark will meet in the semifinals of the Porsche Grand Prix after winning their respective quarterfinals on Friday.

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