Monthly Archives: October 2019

California: San Bernardino fire adds to ring of blazes around LA – live

Two fires east of Los Angeles, others still burning or smoldering The Hillside fire in San Bernardino has so far forced the evacuation of 490 homes and approximately 1,300 people, with the fire at 200 acres and growing. In neighboring Riverside county, evacuation orders were issued for homes around a …

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November’s Free Games: PS Plus And Games With Gold

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NF_d44z2k5w] Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter Play as the beloved Victorian detective, Sherlock Holmes, as he uncovers the disturbing past of his adoptive daughter.  [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oRzm_KZgvCY] Final Station Part side-scrolling shooter, part train simulator, Final Station is a unique take on the popular zombie apocalypse where you transport survivors …

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Another original Fox News reporter is leaving to pursue journalism elsewhere

It’s not clear whether the internal strife played a role in Herridge’s departure. “CBS News has always placed a premium on enterprise journalism and powerful investigations,” she said in a statement released by CBS. “I feel privileged to join a team where facts and storytelling will always matter.” A former …

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Does Congress hold power over Puerto Rico through racist, outdated rulings?

Congress has passed laws defining Puerto Rico’s territorial status based on racist, century-old Supreme Court decisions, which use terms such as “alien races” and “savage and restless people” and have “no place in United States Constitutional law,” according to a bill by several lawmakers. Rep. Raul Grijalva, D-Ariz., who leads …

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Video: Advice for game devs on creating believable heroes

In this 2017 GDC talk, Infinity Ward’s Brian Horton proposes some guidelines and approaches for game developers with a desire to create a hero that will feel real to the player. It was an intensely practical look at a common task in entertainment, and as you might expect Horton drew …

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Jeremy Kyle: MPs slate ITV 'failure' over aftercare for show contributors

Image copyright ITV/Shutterstock ITV “failed in its responsibility towards reality show contributors”, the government committee chairing an inquiry into reality TV has said. The Digital, Culture, Media and Sport committee viewed leaked backstage footage of an “extremely upset” Jeremy Kyle Show contributor being filmed. “There was no safe space for …

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Tanzanian Idris Sultan 'held' for Magufuli face-swap

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President John Magufuli has divided public opinion during his time in office Popular Tanzanian comedian Idris Sultan is being held by police after sharing face-swap photos of himself and President John Magufuli, his lawyer says. His lawyer said he was being held under the …

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