'Bloom County' blooms, at least once, after 25-year absence

NEW YORK - Is Opus the Penguin back after a quarter-century?In any case, the popular cartoon character from "Bloom County" has made an unexpected comeback...

Police seek man who walks like a penguin in heist

...000 in jewelry from a northeast Georgia antiques store are searching for a suspect described as a short man who walks like a penguin.Oakwood police Investigator Danny Sridej said the man was recently captured on video wandering around Aardvark Antiques with...

Penguin from "Bloom County" returning to comic pages

...WASHINGTON -- Cartoonist Berkeley Breathed is resurrecting Opus the penguin from the 1980s comic strip "Bloom County" for a new series...Outland," with many of the same characters - including the penguin's hairball-hacking sidekick, Bill the cat - but quit that...

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...smooth and easy." NHLCanucks acquire Sutter from PensThe Pittsburgh Penguins sent third-line center Bran don Sutter to the Van couver Canucks...Canucks pick up a third-round pick in next year's draft from the Penguins.

Penguins deal for Maple Leafs' star Phil Kessel

...27-year-old Kessel to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday in a blockbuster deal that gives the Penguins a needed boost in its top six.Kessel...retool under new coach Mike Babcock.The Penguins sent forward prospect Kasperi Kapanen...

Comic penguin makes comeback

...want in life? Opus, everybody's favorite comic-strip penguin, is back. The strip, which is carried by 160 newspapers...Liza Minnelli and that odd husband that sort of looked like a penguin ... yes I was involved but I can't say anything about it...

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NHL roundup: Rangers back in control of series with Penguins

...first-round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins with a 2-1 win in Game 3 on Monday...his third career playoff goal for the Penguins, but Pittsburgh couldn't overcome...Marc-Andre Fleury made 24 saves, but the Penguins couldn't back up their strong play...

Capitals improve 3-0 against Penguins this season

...a testy 3-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night.Ovechkin beat Marc-Andre...Ward's first career goal against the Penguins as Washington improved to 3-0 against...pulled within a point of the third-place Penguins in the crowded Metropolitan Division...

Penguins sent to third loss in a row

...Devils beat Pittsburgh 2-0 on Tuesday night, sending the Penguins to their third consecutive loss.Jacob Josefson scored in...go.The shutout loss was the second in three games for the Penguins, who have scored only one goal in that span. This was their...

Rangers win playoff opener over Penguins

...their playoff series with the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Thursday night.New York shut...for a fourth straight victory over the Penguins in the postseason. The Rangers won the...very even teams, with Lundqvist and Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury particularly...