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Walt Disney Studios announces 2016 movie release schedule

Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on HeraldExtra.Com. From “Finding Dory” to “Captain America,” “The Jungle Book” and more, here’s a look at the Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures release schedule for 2016 that your kids might want to see. “The Finest Hours” (Jan. 29); not yet rated. This is the true story of the…

Coming soon to Walt Disney World: Drone-powered puppets

Buzz Lightyear could soon fly above Walt Disney World, and Tinker Bell could flutter nearby — all thanks to drones. By Thad Moore Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on TampaBay.Com. Lake Buena Vista-based Walt Disney Co. has asked federal regulators for permission to start flying big, drone-powered marionette puppets at its theme parks in…

Disney & ABC Announce ‘Magic of Storytelling’ Reading Awareness Campaign

Today, Disney announced that it will donate its 50 millionth book to First Book, a nonprofit that provides new books to educators and organizations serving children from low-income families. To celebrate this milestone, Disney and ABC are inviting consumers to join the fourth annual “Magic of Storytelling” campaign through a number of activities between now…