• This Friday, March 18, 2016, photo shows drones readied prior to races held by the Drone Racing League at a vacant mall in Hawthorne, Calif. In drone racing, a crash means bits of plastic go flying, a replacement is grabbed, and no harm done. For now, bragging rights are the main stakes. Drone racing leagues would love to follow sports like poker into the mainstream with big TV audiences and sponsorships. But getting sponsors and fans is also a race against time. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

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    HAWTHORNE, Calif. (AP) — Decked out in high-tech goggles, pilot Steve Zoumas dives low and sees the final gate zooming toward him: a 20-foot-tall metal-framed box ringed with neon. Boom! His sight goes black. The crowd lets out a collective “Whoa!” as pieces of his aircraft, which has just smashed into a concrete barrier, go flying.

  • File - In this Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016 file photo, Laszlo Nemes accepts the award for best international film for "Son of Saul" at the Film Independent Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. Israel’s Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial kicks off its annual remembrance ceremonies with a special screening of the Oscar-winning film "Son of Saul," acknowledging the unique role movies play in maintaining the memory of the Holocaust.  (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

    Films play special role in remembering Holocaust

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s Yad Vashem Holocaust museum has kicked off its annual remembrance ceremonies with a special screening of the Oscar-winning film “Son of Saul,” acknowledging the unique role movies play in maintaining the memory of the Holocaust.

  • Minnesota Twins designated hitter Byung Ho Park watches his solo home run off of Houston Astros pitcher Collin McHugh in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, May 3, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Castro, Springer power Houston past Minnesota, 6-4

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros got back to their way of winning Tuesday night — using walks and home runs to support their pitching.

  • In this Nov. 22, 2015 file photo, Prince presents the award for favorite album - soul/R&B at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. Mariah Brown, a former assistant to Prince until last year, has spent the days since his death trying to figure out how her boss, could have died so suddenly, adding that she never saw the singer ingest any substances during her employ. Prince was found dead at his home on April 21, 2016, in suburban Minneapolis. He was 57. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)

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  • This image released by Fox Searchlight shows Tilda Swinton, left,  and Matthias Schoenaerts in a scene from "A Bigger Splash," in theaters on May 4.  (Jack English/Fox Searchlight via AP)

    For Tilda Swinton, acting remains a mysterious ‘habit’

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a sleek, luxurious Manhattan hotel room, Tilda Swinton stands and announces that she’s bound to break something. “If not you then me,” she says cheerfully.

  • In this June 16, 2011 file photo, Afeni Shakur appears on the red carpet at the Tupac Shakur 40th Birthday Concert Celebration in Atlanta, Ga. Shakur, the former Black Panther who inspired the work of her son, rap icon Tupac Shakur, and fostered his legacy for decades after he was slain, died Monday, May 2, 2016, of an apparent heart attack, authorities said Tuesday. She was 69. (AP Photo/Ron Harris, File)

    Dear Mama: Afeni Shakur, mother of rapper Tupac Shakur, dies

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Afeni Shakur, the former Black Panther who inspired the work of her son, rap icon Tupac Shakur, and fostered his legacy for decades after he was slain, has died of an apparent heart attack, authorities said Tuesday. She was 69.

  • In this May 19, 2013 file photo, Prince performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Mariah Brown, a former assistant to Prince until last year, has spent the days since his death trying to figure out how her boss, could have died so suddenly, adding that she never saw the singer ingest any substances during her employ. Prince was found dead at his home on April 21, 2016, in suburban Minneapolis. He was 57 (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

    911 calls to Prince estate ranged from mundane to serious

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities and emergency responders were called to Prince’s suburban Minneapolis home over the last five years for everything from mundane reports of tripped fire alarms to more serious medical calls, a log released Tuesday shows.

  • Miami Marlins starting pitcher Tom Koehler throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Marlins remain worried about Zika risk in Puerto Rico

    MIAMI (AP) — There’s a very good chance the Miami Marlins’ two-game series against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Puerto Rico will not be held there because of concerns about the Zika virus, a person familiar with the situation said Tuesday.

  • In this Nov. 22, 2015 file photo, Prince presents an award at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. On the front lines of America's fight against a drug-abuse epidemic, there have been emotional, sometimes contradictory reactions to news that investigators are looking into whether Prince died of an overdose. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)

    Prince’s death: The view from front lines of drug epidemic

    NEW YORK (AP) — On the front lines of America’s fight against a drug-abuse epidemic, there have been emotional, sometimes contradictory reactions to news that investigators are looking into whether Prince died of an overdose.

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  • In this Sept. 22, 2014 file photo, soprano Anna Netrebko attends the Metropolitan Opera 2014-15 season opening production of Mozart's "Marriage of Figaro" at Lincoln Center in New York. New York's Metropolitan Opera said Tuesday, May 3, 2016, it will replace Netrebko with Sonya Yoncheva in Bellini's "Norma" opening Sept. 12.   (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

    Netrebko’s ‘Norma’ decision causes soprano merry-go-round

    NEW YORK (AP) — Anna Netrebko’s decision not to sing the title role in Bellini’s “Norma” has led to a merry-go-round of soprano cast changes at the world’s leading opera houses.