- Artsy coffee chain Blue Bottle brews long queues in Tokyo Updated: May-25-15 3:14 am
TOKYO - Japan, famous for green tea, is welcoming artisanal American coffee roaster Blue Bottle with long lines that have at times meant a four-hour wait for a cup.
- CANNES WATCH: Lasseter shows Pixar, Disney animation slate Updated: May-20-15 1:09 pm
CANNES, France - After the enthusiastically received premiere of the growing-up tale "Inside Out," John Lasseter presented a preview of Pixar and Disney Animation's upcoming slate.
- Iowa comic collector teaches classes at community college Updated: May-17-15 11:35 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Jerry Harrington remembers skipping lunch in junior high and making the rounds at the two drug stores in his town to snatch up comic books fresh off the delivery truck.
- Networks new schedules expose trends Updated: May-17-15 10:56 am
NEW YORK - Television's next big hit may have been revealed during last week's annual orgy of schedule presentations to advertisers by the biggest networks.
- 13 young entrepreneurs won chance to meet Warren Buffett Updated: May-17-15 5:04 am
OMAHA, Nebraska - Investor Warren Buffett will devote part of Monday to listening to 13 young entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas as part of a contest.
- Geek is chic at 26th Motor City Comic Con near Detroit Updated: May-15-15 8:26 pm
NOVI, Michigan - Comic book fans weren't the only ones who made it to the opening day of the annual Motor City Comic Con on Friday.
- D'oh! Is 'The Simpsons' parting company with Harry Shearer? Updated: May-14-15 11:48 am
NEW YORK - An escalating contract dispute suggests that Harry Shearer may be exiting "The Simpsons," where he has voiced several of its characters since the Fox cartoon series debuted in 1989.
- Comic book 'Preacher' pilot to be filmed in New Mexico Updated: May-13-15 5:04 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - A television pilot based on a comic book series about a conflicted preacher in a small Texas town who is inhabited by a powerful entity will be filmed in New Mexico.
- Programming language helps youths create from Scratch Updated: May-12-15 9:10 am
VALPARAISO, Indiana - Ben Franklin seventh-grader Logan Ozdyk has wanted to be a computer programmer since he was in third grade.
- African art museum launches new graphic novel for students Updated: May-12-15 4:07 am
WASHINGTON - The Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art is launching its first graphic novel for young visitors based on a Swahili mythological figure from East Africa.
- Puppy will become guardian angel for diabetic girl Updated: May-11-15 12:56 pm
BEAVER FALLS, Pennsylvania - She had the pick of the litter. She chose the littlest one.
- Fox renews 'The Simpsons' for 2 more seasons Updated: May-04-15 6:58 pm
LOS ANGELES - "The Simpsons" will keep the satire coming for at least two more seasons.
- No caper: Bruce Wayne dethroned for armor-wearing Batman Updated: Apr-28-15 9:37 pm
Move over, Bruce Wayne: There's going to be a new Batman fighting crime in Gotham City for DC Comics, and instead of a cape, he'll wear a manga-style suit of armor.