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Minecraft, which lets users build in and explore a virtual world, has been downloaded 100 million times on PC alone since its launch in 2009. It is the most popular online game on Xbox, and the top paid app for Apple's iOS and Google's Android operating system in the US.
7 hrs ago | Western Telegraph
Stars including Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood are getting their teeth into a fundraising challenge as they are pictured filling their faces for a good cause. Former Girls Aloud singer Nadine Coyle and Blue's Simon Webbe - a contestant on the new series of Strictly - have also posed with tasty treats ahead of the annual World's Biggest Coffee Morning, which takes place for Macmillan Cancer Support later this month.
7 hrs ago | The Tribune
The school shooter who briefly escaped from an Ohio prison last week had a pitchfork when he was captured, the state patrol said Monday as newly released records added to the picture of an inmate frequently in trouble behind bars. T.J. Lane, convicted of killing three students at Chardon High School in the Cleveland area in 2012, did not threaten officers with the pitchfork, and it isn't known where he got it from, said patrol Lt.
9 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers
COMMUNITY heroes from across Trafford are being sought to take part in the first ever 'People's Strictly Come Dancing'. The team behind the smash BBC show is opening its dance floor to the public for the very first time and looking for inspiring unsung heroes to take part.
13 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers
What's It About? Media tycoon Elliot Carver sparks a war between China and the West so he can cover it in his TV, magazines and newspapers - and there's no prizes for guessing who's called in to stop him. Bond's showdown with the sadistic Dr Kaufman is 'delicious', there's a car park chase to die for and a motorbike scene that would have given Evel Knievel nightmares.
17 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
France's president says there's "no time to lose" in the global push to combat extremists from the Islamic State group, minus the two countries who share most of Iraq's borders. AP's Dan Perry finds that much of the problem lies in the region's Sunni-Shiite divide, which outsiders tend to underestimate repeatedly.
17 hrs ago | Key 103
Over the past few months, the pop icon has shared a series of photos from the recording studio on Instagram often featuring American super producer Diplo - aka Thomas Wesley Pentz. A rep has now told Billboard that Madonna is eyeing up a 2015 release date for the follow-up to 'MDNA', which was met with a mixed reaction back in 2012.
S eth MacFarlane , the guy who brought you Family Guy and Ted, is also a singer, and he's just announced a title and release date for his upcoming Christmas album, which will feature guest appearances by his pals Sara Bareilles an d Norah Jones. The album is called Holiday for Swing!, a title that's likely a play on the classic instrumental tune " Holiday for Strings.
Brent Porter lives in Topeka and creates video games for Action Button Entertainment. The company plans in about two months to put out its next game, "Videoball."
THE age-old rivalry between Lancashire and Yorkshire was rekindled in Ramsbottom yesterday for the official World Black Pudding Throwing Championships. Hundreds travelled from across the country - and beyond - to be part of the quirky symbolic tradition which has its origins the War of the Roses.
Former rugby player and current Strictly Come Dancing contestant Thom Evans set pulses racing as did glamour model and former Celebrity Big Brother contestant Casey Batchelor when they appeared at the launch of seafront restaurant Bourgee. The venue in Eastern Esplanade, formerly Tiffins Indian restaurant, also played host to celebrity chef Jean-Christophe Novelli, TOWIE star Ferne McCann and her boyfriend Charlie Sims.
A journey to the obscure last week brought me my very own U.S. Senate hearing. No other reporter was interested in the confirmation of ambassadors to Senegal, Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar, Comoros and Malawi.
How do you handle a hero like Rogue, whose ability allows her to siphon powers from any other character? MMO Marvel Heroe s has come up with an elegant solution - give her all the powers. Rogue has traditionally gotten the short end of the stick in Marvel video games.
Publisher Aksys Games has revealed on its website that Guilty Gear Xrd SIGN will receive a North American exclusive limited edition version for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 when the game releases later this year. The PS4 and PS3 limited edition versions will include an outer box replica of The Backyard, an alternate world hiding in the Guilty Gear universe in the form of a book, a "hard rocking" soundtrack arranged by Guilty Gear series creator Daisuke Ishiwatari, an art book profiling characters from Guilty Gear Xrd SIGN, Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus and Guilty Gear 2 Overture, and a Sol Badguy "Free" keychain, a replica of Sol's belt buckle.
Will Ferrell arrives on the red carpet for the film 'Welcome To Me' during the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014.
Police & Fire: Girl was not targeted for abduction Police say girl was not victim of attempted abduction Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1rZZump NO ABDUCTION: A woman who talked to a young girl at a school bus stop was apparently just warning her to step away from the roadway. Calhoun County Sheriff Department deputies said Friday after an interview with the woman it does not appear she was attempting to kidnap the child.
Courtesy Gamers can re-create Carson City's past and reshape its future in a new video game being released next week. As Nevada celebrates its 150th birthday, we're taking a look at where we came from, our early statehood and how we see the future shaping the Silver State.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 09:16 pm
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