Batkid

Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks (credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

The Outbreak: FLOTUS Dunking, Michael Sherman Punched & Spartans

Catch the latest “Outbreak” of trending viral videos infecting the net this week…

01/24/2014

Gotham City News broadcast of Batkid saving Gotham City on November 15, 2013. (CBS)

Philanthropists Pay Bill For SF ‘Batkid’ Fantasy

Philanthropists John and Marcia Goldman are picking up the city’s $105,000 tab for allowing Miles Scott to play the role of ‘Batkid’ in an elaborate, Make-A-Wish fantasy last year.

01/19/2014

10-year-old Monika Romo, a cancer patient, speaks with reporters at Pennycook Elementary School in Vallejo, December 19, 2013. (CBS)

Vallejo’s 10-Year-Old ‘Wonder Girl’ Inspires City After Battling Cancer

The City of Vallejo awarded “Wonder Girl,” a 10-year-old battling cancer, with a key to the city Thursday for her strength and ability to bring the community together.

12/19/2013

10-year-old Monika Romo, a cancer patient, will crusade for safer streets in Vallejo as "Wonder Girl", during a superhero adventure on December 19, 2013. (CBS)

‘Wonder Girl’ Cancer Patient Taking Page From Batkid To Battle Villains In Vallejo

A young Vallejo cancer patient is taking a page from the wildly famous ‘Batkid’ to crusade for safer streets in her community.

12/18/2013

Leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, runs the bases as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment at AT&T Park November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. (Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Batkid Returning To San Francisco For Make-A-Wish Fundraiser

After winning hearts in San Francisco and beyond last month, “Batkid” is returning to the city this weekend for a Make-A-Wish fundraiser with the Police Department.

12/05/2013

Police escort leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, and Batman after they arrest the Riddler as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area foundation turned the city into Gotham City for Miles by creating a day long event bringing his wish to be a BatKid to life. (Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Batkid Day Costs San Francisco $105,000

Much of the bill came from the big San Francisco Civic Center finale, where 5-year-old Miles Scott was given a key to the city.

11/20/2013

BatKid T-Shirt (Kid Monarch Clothing Co.)

Feel-Good Batkid Story Inspires Run On T-Shirts

The Batkid t-shirts that were created to benefit Make-a-Wish Foundation’s efforts to turn San Francisco into Gotham last week sold so quickly that thousands more have since been ordered.

11/19/2013

BatKid T-Shirt (Kid Monarch Clothing Co.)

Raw Video: BatKid T-Shirt Creator Describes Mania Over Shirt

Matt Suhr, owner of Kid Monarch Clothing and creator of the BatKid T-shirt describes the origin of and mania surrounding the shirt.

11/19/2013

Leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, runs the bases as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment at AT&T Park November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. The Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area foundation turned the city into Gotham City for Miles by creating a day-long event bringing his wish to be BatKid to life. (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

San Francisco Police Chief Reflects On Success Of Batkid

San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said Monday, “It was really unbelievable. The best part about it is, although the little guy had to get sick to get better … there was no catastrophe, nobody had to die for all these people to show up to spectacularly support his victory.”

11/18/2013

Christian Bale in "The Dark Knight Rises" (credit: Warner Bros.)

Christian Bale On ‘Batkid': ‘It’s So Touching’

The actor said the way people came together to help a 5-year-old boy battling leukemia be “Batkid” for a day was “fantastic”…

11/18/2013

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