'Supergirl' is latest chapter in a lifelong passion

...books I grew up with, it deals with Superman's young cousin, who has all his powers...she's a bit mousy.In the comics, Superman stashed her away in an orphanage until...man. The comics were my favorites: Superman, Action and Adventure, and the characters...

Superman, where have you been?

...LOS ANGELES - Lois Lane, the love of Superman's life, had written him off, put...Clearly, Lois was wrong. The world needs Superman so much that Hollywood spent a frustrating...The wait finally ends June 28 with "Superman Returns," the story of a planet that...

Superman turns 75 years old this month

The chances are that Superman has been around longer than you have...according to Larry Tye in his 2012 book Superman: The High-Flying History of America's...time.They needn't have worried. Superman was a hit, a new type of hero, sewn...

New Superman in town puts own mark on legacy

...Brandon Routh was the next coming of Superman. Oh, wait, he is. Overnight, Mr...Clark Kent and his caped alter ego in Superman Returns, due in theaters June 30. Mr...when he premiered in the title role of Superman in 1978, the year before Mr. Routh...

'Smallville': Superman in the age of acne

...effort as what's seen in The WB's new Superman series, "Smallville." It's the...his chest. It brings to mind both the Superman costume and Christ-like imagery. Is...wonder Clark gets tied up there since Superman, too, was "sent to save us"? And...

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Death of Superman may not have been a suicide

...George Reeves was the ultimate good guy, Superman - the indestructible Man of Steel who...to his head and pulled the trigger. "Superman is dead," screamed one Los Angeles...Shayne, who played an inspector in the Superman TV series, contended that Mr. Reeves...

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Dana Reeve, widow of fallen 'Superman' star, dies

...Reeve, who won worldwide admiration for her devotion to her "Superman" husband, Christopher Reeve, through his decade of near-total...Rangers jersey. Christopher Reeve, star of Hollywood's "Superman" movies, became an activist for spinal cord research after...

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LSU back Leonard Fournette to help South Carolina flood victims

...a matter of pain tolerance, Helton said."Our plan right now, you've got to plan for him not to be there, but he is Superman," Helton said Wednesday. "It wouldn't shock me if all of a sudden he says Thursday or Friday, 'Coach, I'm ready...

An education reporter's thoughts on 'Waiting for Superman'

...education issues closely, I was curious to see Waiting for Superman, the limited-release documentary film that follows five...But if you have a heart at all and you watch Waiting for Superman, it will strike a nerve. You root for these kids to win their...

Baseball ends with summer

...the stadium. With the tying run on base, Augusta left fielder Andrew Cain sprinted toward a line drive, dove flat out like Superman and caught it.The loudspeaker acknowledged the effort by playing the theme from ESPN's Sports Center. It was surely a...