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God of War
Has 'God of War' Been Overhyped Before Launch? No, No It Hasn't
God of War is out tomorrow, a long while after reviews have dropped declaring it perhaps the best PS4 exclusive to date and a surefire Game of the Year contender. The game has attracted perfect 10s almost across the board, and that may lead many ...
Here are four tasty nuggets about 420 to enjoy on the eve of 4/20
Friday marks a big day for pot enthusiasts in California. April 20 will be the first "4/20" since marijuana became available for retail sales, and weed-fueled festivities are planned in cities and towns across the state. One of the biggest will be at ...
Arsène Wenger, Arsenal Manager, to Leave at End of Season
LONDON — Arsène Wenger, who revitalized Arsenal after taking over the club as manager in 1996 but came under pressure in recent years as the team struggled to meet the standard he had set, said on Friday that he would step down at the end of the ...
Tractors worth $50000 stolen from farm of Scottie Pippen
Investigator Mark Griever of the Ashley County Sheriff's Office said two tractors were stolen from the farm in Hamburg, about 110 miles southeast of Little Rock. According to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Pippen's family is offering a $2,500 reward ...
UPDATE 3-Superliga Summaries
Midtjylland (2) 2 Scorers: G. Wikheim 14, G. Wikheim 17 Yellow card: Sparv 61, Hansen 75, Poulsen 94 Subs used: Halsti 71 (Sanneh), Frank 74 (Duelund), Kraev 81 (Drachmann) Brøndby (1) 3 Scorers: K. Wilczek 28, K. Wilczek 80, A. Jung 84 Yellow card ...
Lars von Trier
Cannes Brings Back Lars von Trier After 2011 Ban for Hitler Comments
Lars von Trier, the Danish film director who was declared persona non grata by the Cannes Film Festival in 2011 for his remarks about Hitler, will make a Cannes comeback this year: His movie “The House That Jack Built” will be presented out of the ...
Police probe woman who jumped off Penang bridge
Penang police chief Datuk A Thaiveegan (left) with three auxiliary policemen, (from left) constable Zaidi Salleh, Mohd Fitri Abu Hasan and Megat Taufik Megat Kamaruddin at police headquarters in George Town, Penang. Pix by Shahnaz Fazlie Shahrizal. By ...
Thursday's high school track, tennis, soccer, softball results
Tibbitts, 7-5, 6-1. Third Place—Tibbitts def. Walsh, 6-0, ret. Boys Doubles: Semifinals—Chaitanya Aduru-Vishwa Aduru, Austin Johnson, def. Trey McBurney-Jacob Lawrence, Dripping Springs, 6-3, 6-2; Carl Hilliard-George Webster, CC Ray, def. Jackson ...
Follow the treasure map found in Moisty Mire
Follow the treasure map found in Moisty Mire: Fortnite Battle Royale
Week 9 of Season 2 is upon us in Fortnite Battle Royale, and it includes a tricky challenge titled: “Follow the treasure map found in Moisty Mire.” Now you could do it the legit way, tracking down the treasure map, following its clues and finding the ...
Wieden & Kennedy and KFC win Campaign of the Year at Ad Age's A-List ...
Wieden & Kennedy took home top honors at Ad Age's A-List & Creativity Awards Gala on Thursday night, which was held at Cipriani Wall Street in Manhattan. The longtime creative powerhouse was named Agency of the Year on the annual A-List announced in ...
Mr Paradise 2017
Two executives leave security firm over 'Toni Two Guns' bribery scandal
The Age revealed in November 2017 that Mr Celona's company TCB Always Australia Monitoring made regular payments to a former Chubb operations manager, who referred security work to TCB, including lucrative contracts to service automatic teller machines ...
EDITORIAL: Municipalities may soon face a different kind of weed problem
It's a time-honoured tradition in Canadian governance: higher-level governments pass problems on down to the governments below them. And at the bottom of the pile, hamstrung by federal or provincial legislation, sit the nation's municipalities. That's ...
Tammie Jo Shults
How Southwest pilot Tammie Jo Shults stayed calm in the cockpit
Twenty minutes after takeoff, Southwest Flight 1380 had to make an emergency landing. One of the engines had exploded, sending metal fragments into cabin and shattering a window, killing passenger Jennifer Riordan. Pilot Tammie Jo Shults, a former navy ...
Dale Winton obituary
The television gameshow Supermarket Sweep brought bright lights and music to shopping and made a star of its presenter, Dale Winton, who has died aged 62; the cause of his death was not announced. He was flamboyant, personable and sensitive, once ...
Grandmaster flashiness dominates CNY Playhouse 'Chess' match play
Chess was partially inspired by the highly publicized matches in the 1970s between grandmaster Bobby Fischer, one of the most toxic figures ever to appear in American public life, and the press-friendly Soviet masters, Viktor Korchnoi and Anatoly ...
National strike and lockout postponed by two weeks
National strike and lockout postponed by two weeks. Optimism high an agreement can be reached, but no more delays are possible. School could be out for summer early (photo: Lucélia Ribeiro, Flickr). April 18th, 2018 9:51 am| by Ben Hamilton. Facebook ...
BLAST Pro Series heading to Copenhagen with event broadcast on TV 2
The Blast Pro Series will return to Copenhagen's Royal Arena in November 2018. While CS:GO team Astralis has been confirmed as the first team to join the series. The series has also secured a partnership with TV 2 Denmark to broadcast all BLAST Pro ...
Denmark to get world's first starfish factory
“Starfish are an eminent source of protein for animals and it's nicer if we can find raw goods locally in Denmark and make them into high-value protein for our organic animals, rather than import protein from countries like China,” Niels Jørgen Madsen ...
Lockout lifted at College Park schools
Lockouts at College Park Middle School and Lake Silver Elementary School on Wednesday morning have been lifted after Orlando police responded to a call of a suspicious person near the school. A caller told police a person who was possibly carrying a ...
Barbara Bush: Soft Power in Fake Pearls
It began at her husband's 1989 inaugural ball, when Mrs. Bush appeared in a royal blue velvet gown with an asymmetric velvet bodice and draped satin skirt by Arnold Scassi (Scaasi being something of her go-to couturier) topped by a triple strand of ...