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Animation And Comics

Man who gave name to "Peanuts'" Linus dies at age 90

LOS ANGELES — Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend and colleague Charles M. Schulz borrowed Maurer’s first name for Charlie Brown’s blanket-wielding best friend Linus in his “Peanuts” comic strip and cartoons, has died at age 90.

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Virtual reality experience highlight of new Dali Museum show

Visitors to a new exhibition at The Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida, won't just be looking at art. Thanks to virtual reality, they'll be exploring a Dali painting in a dreamy, three-dimensional world that turns art appreciation into an unforgettable, immersive experience.

January 22, 2016 6:00 pmLoading…
This week on TV: Dec. 6-12

This week on TV: Dec. 6-12

Expect supercalifragilisticexpialidocious viewing as "Mary Poppins " and holiday specials dance around the remote. 

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Traverse City-area club aims to get teenage boys to read

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Alan Fraly said that he's unusual among his peers — he's a teenage boy who likes to read.

December 05, 2015 10:00 pmLoading…

Iowa City artists team up for new comic book

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Two Iowa City artists have collaborated to produce a comic book that will be sold by one of the industry's largest publishers.

October 19, 2015 1:26 pmLoading…
This week on TV: Nov. 2-8

This week on TV: Nov. 2-8

Around the remote: HBO miniseries brings Pulitzer prize winner to the small screen.

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This week on TV: Oct. 26-Nov. 1

This week on TV: Oct. 26-Nov. 1

Around the remote: Death, disorder, the Darcys, Dylan Thomas and Mr. Dynamite.

October 26, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
This week on TV

This week on TV

Around the remote: "Homeland" returns tonight.

October 05, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
This week on TV: Sept. 28-Oct. 4

This week on TV: Sept. 28-Oct. 4

What's hot around the remote this week.

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