Spider-Man

The funeral of Brayden Denton. (Photo credit: Brayden Denton Foundation - Braydens Heroes Facebook page)

Funeral for a superhero boy who lost his fight with cancer

Spider-Man, Thor, Iron Man and several other superheroes stood as pallbearers to honor five-year-old Brayden Denton’s fighting spirit. The little guy from Newton County, Indiana, died on May 8th. His mom says Braydon always had […]

05/21/2014

Miles Scott, dressed as Batkid, right, walks with Batman before saving a damsel in distress in San Francisco, Friday, Nov. 15, 2013.   (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

‘Batkid,’ Spider-Man hang out after Oscars cut

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California boy who was treated for leukemia and became famous as “Batkid” got to spend time with another superhero after his planned appearance at the Academy Awards was cut. The […]

03/07/2014

This comic book cover image released by Marvel Comics shows character Kamala Khan on the "Ms. Marvel" issue. (AP Photo/Marvel Comics)

In Marvel Comics, Ms Marvel returns as Muslim teen

Marvel Comics is bringing Ms. Marvel back as a 16-year-old daughter of Pakistani immigrants living in Jersey City named Kamala Khan. The character — among the first to be a series protagonist who is both […]

11/05/2013

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Ohio man sells old comic to help fund wedding

CLEVELAND (AP) – A Cleveland Heights dad was getting worried about the costs of his eldest daughter’s upcoming wedding. Then, Spider-Man to the rescue! The Plain Dealer of Cleveland reports that Richard Schaen remembered that […]

09/01/2013