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× US TV station pulls episode over gay marriage—reports

A public television station in the conservative southern U.S. state of Alabama refused to broadcast an episode of the cartoon "Arthur" that depicted a marriage between two same-sex characters, U.S. media said.

"Arthur," an American-Canadian series which first aired in 1996, tells the story of an eight-year-old aardvark, his family and friends.

In the episode "Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone…