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5 high school baseball, softball programs get grants

DETROIT (AP) — Comerica Bank and the Detroit Tigers have teamed up to give five Michigan high schools grants of $5,000 each to benefit baseball and softball programs.

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Churchill Downs Inc. launching publication

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The company that owns Churchill Downs racetrack has started a print and online publication focused on thoroughbred racing.

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WikiLeaks creates online archive of hacked Sony documents

In this Aug. 18, 2014, file photo, Ecuador's Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino, left, and WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange speak during a news conference inside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. Whistleblower site WikiLeaks has put hundreds of thousands of emails and documents from last year's Sony hack into a searchable online archive. Assange says that its database includes more than 170,000 emails from Sony Pictures Entertainment and a subsidiary, plus more than 30,000 other documents. (John Stillwell/Pool Photo via AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Sony’s hacking problems aren’t over yet.

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NBC and its networks miss out on Fallon hit

In this image released by Spike TV, Jimmy Fallon  appears on the celebrity competition series, "Lip Sync Battle." When Jimmy Fallon sought to turn the popular lip sync competition feature from the "Tonight" show into a television series, NBC turned down one of its biggest stars _ a decision that at least initially seems like an embarrassing mistake. Fallon and his production partners instead brought "Lip Sync Battle" to corporate competitors at the Viacom-owned Spike TV, where it instantly became a hit. (Scott Gries/Spike TV via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — When Jimmy Fallon sought to turn the popular lip sync competition feature from the “Tonight” show into a television series, NBC turned down one of its biggest stars — a decision that at least initially seems like an embarrassing mistake.

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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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