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Review: Rockettes shine in messy spring homage to New York

This March 10, 2015 photo provided by MSG Entertainment shows, Laura Benanti, left, and Derek Hough, in a rehearsal for the New York Spring Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall in N.Y. The show, which opened Thursday, March 26, 2015, at the 6,000-seat Radio City Music Hall, is more than a workout for the dancers - it's a nonstop, messy, cool, goofy, sloppy wet kiss to the city. (AP Photo/MSG Entertainment, Angela Cranford)

NEW YORK (AP) — The “New York Spring Spectacular” has arrived and it’s one show this season that definitely lives up to its name — spec-ta-cu-lar.

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‘The Weegee Guide to New York’ shows mid-20th century city

This combination shows the Aug. 10, 1945 photo "Celebration in the Garment District on Japanese offer to surrender" by Weegee, provided by the International Center of Photography in New York, and the same vantage point on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Copyright Weegee/The International Center of Photography, Mark Lennihan)

NEW YORK (AP) — A new book of photos by legendary photographer Weegee shows what industrialized, pre-gentrified New York looked like in the mid-20th century, before the city was crammed with towers and billboards.

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Record-breaking play ‘The Fantasticks’ to close in May

This file image released by DDPR Public Relations shows Dan Sharkey as Hucklebee, left, and Kevin R. Free as Bellomy in "The Fantasticks." The off-Broadway phenomenon “The Fantasticks” will end its fantastic run this summer. Producers of the stalwart, low-tech show said Wednesday, March 25, 2015, the musical will close May 3, the 55th anniversary of the show’s opening in 1960. It will have run 20,672 performances in two city venues. (AP Photo/DDPR Public Relations, Graham Dougherty, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The off-Broadway phenomenon “The Fantasticks” will pack away its confetti and cardboard moon this summer, ending a record-breaking, fantastic run that started when Dwight D. Eisenhower was president.

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Kansas State dismisses 2 players, 1 other will transfer

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Leading scorer Marcus Foster and two other players will not suit up for the Kansas State Wildcats next season.

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