Beatlemania! Paul McCartney is focus of new comic book

NEW YORK — Singer Paul McCartney's decision to leave the Beatles and embark on a solo career is the subject of a new comic book that aims...

Protest greets gay-marriage opponent writing Superman story

Update 12:30 p.m. Feb. 15: The Allout.org petition has exceeded 12,000 signatures. Update 9:40 p.m. ET: The Allout.org petition has...

Death of Spider-Man’s alter ego has fans crawling up walls

Peter Parker has put on the Spider-Man suit for the last time, and it has fans of the iconic comic book hero crawling up the walls. The...

I quit! Superman’s alter ego ditches Daily Planet job

If you ask Superman, the print business might as well be Kryptonite. In DC Comics' new issue of Superman, the Man of Steel's...

Ph.D. in Batman? First doctorate in comic books to be awarded

When Michael Uslan was a boy, he watched the stuff that dreams are made of literally go up in smoke. A friend’s father, who shared the...

Superman-Wonder Woman romance rocks DC Comics

Superman has a new girlfriend, and she’s no mere mortal. In a radical reboot of its venerable Superman narrative, DC Comics has scrapped...

Bourdain’s comic book of warring chefs hits No. 1

When Anthony Bourdain set out to write a comic book, he knew he had to make the story convincing enough for readers to believe in the...