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  1. Jazz Harmonica Great Toots Thielemans Dies at 94

    8:07 am 8/22/2016

    His solos appeared on the film scores of 'Midnight Cowboy,' 'The Getaway' and 'Sugarland Express' and in the 'Sesame Street' theme music.Read more

  2. 'Sesame Street' Drops 3 Longtime Castmembers

    10:26 am 7/28/2016

    The actors who played human characters Gordon, Luis and Bob have all been let go from the children's show following its move to HBO.Read more

  3. Watch Pharrell Williams Sing With Elmo, Cookie Monster on 'Sesame Street'

    7:43 am 6/29/2016

    He praises the joys of reading alongside the two Muppets.Read more

  4. Watch Nick Jonas and 'Sesame Street' Make Pentagons Sound Sexy in "Check That Shape"

    3:27 pm 5/18/2016

    The "Chainsaw" singer collaborates with Bert, the Count and Cookie Monster on a hot new counting song. Read more

  5. John Oliver, 'Sesame Street' Cast Sing About Dangers of Lead

    5:48 am 4/18/2016

    "If lead paint is so dangerous why the f— is there still so much of it in houses where kids live?" says the 'Last Week Tonight' host.Read more

  6. 'Sesame Street' Welcomes First Afghan Muppet: A Girl Named Zari

    8:18 am 4/7/2016

    Zari will be introduced on the "Baghch-e-Simsim" Afghan local co-production of the show on Thursday.Read more

  7. 'Sesame Street' Is Reimagined With 'Girls' Lines by Jimmy Kimmel

    5:43 am 1/20/2016

    "I seem to recall actually saying to your face that your father was a homosexual."Read more

  8. 'Sesame Street' Reimagined With 'True Detective' Lines by Jimmy Kimmel

    8:18 am 1/6/2016

    Matthew McConaughey's Rust Cohle is Oscar the Grouch, and Woody Harrelson's Marty Hart is Big Bird, who looks down at Oscar's trash can and says, "I'm begging you to shut the f— up."Read more

  9. HBO's 'Sesame Street' Trailer Features Jon Hamm, Pharrell Williams, Tina Fey and More

    11:27 am 12/24/2015

    The longtime children's program returns to TV on Jan. 16.Read more

  10. Former Jim Henson Co. Producer to Get Special BAFTA Honor

    2:21 am 11/13/2015

    Jocelyn Stevenson will be honored at this year's BAFTA Children's Awards. Read more

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