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HBO To Carry ‘Sesame Street’; PBS To Continue Airing Show

The Muppets, longtime residents of PBS, are getting a second home at HBO.


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Cookie Monster & Elmo Discuss Sesame Street’s 45th Season

Cookie Monster and Elmo from Sesame Street stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to talk about their 45th Anniversary LA trip.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2014

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Join Elmo & Cookie Monster On Their New Musical Tour, ‘Can’t Stop Singing’!

“Can’t Stop Singing” is coming to the Long Beach and Thousand Oaks later this month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/23/2013

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New Pay Channels On YouTube Include B Movies, Children’s Shows

Roger Corman’s campy B movies, children’s shows like “Sesame Street” and “Inspector Gadget,” and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the offerings on 30 channels that will soon require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube.


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Opinion: Grover Puts Himself Before Party And Country

Grover is the ultimate in single interest constituencies in Washington. He is not accountable to anybody. He does not disclose who funds him, who pays him to do what he does or how much he is paid to blackmail GOP Members of Congress to sign his pledge not to raise taxes.


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Opinion: Big Bird And America Want No Part Of The Big Bird Attack Ad

The Obama campaign’s thinking – or non-thinking – that America will be distracted by Big Bird when there are so many other really important issues involving real people is nothing more than an insult to every Americans’ intelligence.


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Opinion: Upon Further Review: Mitt Romney May Have Cheated To Win The Debate

There was a moment in the debate that will be discussed in the days ahead that everyone missed until yesterday. A review of the debate tape reveals that, apparently, Mitt Romney needed a cheat sheet to keep the lies straight.


(L-R) Leslie Carrara-Rudolph, Carmen Osbahr, Stephanie D'Abruzzo, Kevin Clash, Jerry Nelson, Pam Arciero and Fran Brill of Sesame Street attend the 2010 AFTRA AMEE Awards at The Grand Ballroom at The Plaza Hotel on February 22, 2010 in New York City. (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for AFTRA)

Jerry Nelson, Count Of ‘Sesame Street,’ Dies At 78

Jerry Nelson, the puppeteer behind Count von Count on PBS’ “Sesame Street,” has died.


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‘Elmo Makes Music’ At 3 LA-Area Venues!

Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird and all their Sesame Street friends are taking to the stage to share their love of music in Sesame Street Live “Elmo Makes Music”.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/24/2012

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Nominations Announced For 39th Annual Daytime Emmys

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced nominations for the 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Wednesday in New York.


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Help Solve A ‘Sesame Street’ Mystery

How many is five? That isn’t the most intriguing question concerning “Sesame Street” these days. Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Bob, Susan…are all at a loss to answer what should be a simple question. Who was the actor who played the first Gordon on “Sesame Street”?

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/10/2011


Porn Replaces Big Bird After ‘Sesame Street’ Website Hacked On YouTube

“Sesame Street” became a dark alley for visitors on YouTube this weekend — at least temporarily.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2011

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Group Pushes To ‘Let Bert And Ernie Get Married’ On Sesame Street

An online campaign wants Bert and Ernie to get married in an attempt to “put an end to the bullying and suicides of LGBT youth”.


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Tickled Red: Elmo Comes To Nintendo

Elmo is now leading lively literacy lessons from the zoo in his new Nintendo DS, Wii and PC video game “Elmo’s A-to-Zoo Adventure.”


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‘Sesame Street’ Yanks Katy Perry Over Cleavage

Producers for the long-running kids show say Katy Perry’s gold bustier was too racy for their audience, sending the clip viral online.

CBS Los Angeles–09/23/2010