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  1. Kim Jong Un game spoof 'Glorious Leader!' moving forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    The creator of a satirical video game that depicts Kim Jong Un as a gun-toting, unicorn-riding hero has no plans to cancel his zany creation following a cyberattack and threats of violence against Sony Pictures that the FBI has attributed to North Korea. While North Korea forces have frequently been depicted as the adversary in games, such as "Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon 2" and "Homefront," ''Glorious Leader!" cast the nation's leader as the protagonist - with cameos from such folks as Dennis Rodman and Kim Jong Il.

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  2. Great Lakes wolves ordered returned to endangered listRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    A federal judge has overturned an Obama administration decision to remove the gray wolf population in the western Great Lakes region from the endangered species list. The order affects wolves in Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

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  3. 2 plays have reason to crow on Broadway this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    Two star-driven Broadway plays this week got early Christmas presents when they announced they'd recouped their respective investments. Producers of "It's Only a Play," Terrence McNally's comedy starring Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick and Stockard Channing, said Wednesday they'd recouped its $3.9 million capitalization.

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  4. Craig Ferguson's last 'good night' as 'Late Late Show' hostRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    That whimsical notion is part of the revelry during Craig Ferguson's final hour as host of the CBS talk show. It airs Friday at 12:35 a.m. EST.

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  5. Nintendo prevails in yet another patent suitRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    Nintendo has won another patent suit -- this time against Creative Kingdoms, which had tried to block the importation of its Wii and Wii U consoles due to alleged patent infringement. According to the statement released by Nintendo, Creative Kingdoms' patents were deemed invalid because they claimed "more than the company invented."

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  6. Forget all those lovers - Caroline's naughtiest secret is that...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Strictly favourite: Caroline Flack has been mad about dance she was at school and trained for three years at a top dance school After leaving the floor on the arm of hunky dance partner Pasha Kovalev, she'll often put a hand up to her face to hide her emotions, occasionally even shedding a photogenic tear of relief that they have danced so well. Of course, anyone learning to dance in the very public spotlight of Strictly would be forgiven for being relieved that a routine had gone well.

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  7. Don't believe the hype: The most disappointing video games of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    ... difficulty, the game is a pale and not particularly spooky shadow of those that came before it. Given how many video games owe a debt of gratitude to the one-man army that is Sylvester Stallone's John Rambo, you'd think a game based on the Rambo ...

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  8. Malaysian Developer Wins Big From NY's Decision on Casino LocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    One of Malaysia's most prominent casino developers was a big behind-the-scenes winner this week when a New York board made its much-awaited recommendations of where three casinos should be located. Lim Kok Thay's investment company, Kien Huat Realty of Malaysia, is the controlling shareholder of Empire Resorts Inc., which got the nod from the Gaming Facility Location Board to build what would be the closest Las Vegas-style casino to New York City.

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  9. ServicesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Hayfield Herald

    Summer School Tutoring: Learning can be fun! Most subjects. All grades, most subjects.

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  10. Top Steam Horror Games on Sale Now - PC Buyer's GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | DreadCentrol.com

    ... maybe it will all become real this season of merriment. And maybe-just maybe-if we all believe hard enough, video games will all become insanely discounted and available for digital purchase at the drop of a hat. OOOOOOH shit, I guess dreams really ...

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  11. 'Rocket Ranger Reloaded' Kickstarter Successful, Funding ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WorthPlaying

    Rocket Ranger Reloaded will return in a fresh new take on the classic videogame originally released in 1988, featuring new gameplay sequences, a deeper storyline, a larger strategic element and stylized graphics that bring the 1930s and 40s to life! Rocket Ranger was first released by Cinemaware on the Commodore Amiga, with later versions appearing on the C64, PC, Apple IIgs, Nintendo Entertainment System, Atari ST and even the obscure Fujitsu FM Towns! To commemorate the return of Rocket Ranger, the original Amiga and PC-DOS versions are also now available on GOG! The original game took its inspiration from 1930s sci-fi TV serials and comic books, setting the player in a world where the Nazis and Axis Powers won World War II - in the future! Using a rocket pack and futuristic technology, Rocket Ranger must travel the world and rid it of the escalating threat, complete with a strategic ... (more)

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  12. New Movie Reviews: 'The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies; 'Night at...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | LA.com

    In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Martin Freeman appears in a scene from "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."

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  13. Rare Footage Offers Intimate Behind the Scenes Look at 1977 'Star Wars'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | /film

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  14. Lubbock couple wins half a million dollars in VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Proof that you do not have to be a rancher to own a bucking bull and win big, after entering the 2014 Exclusive Genetics Bucking Bull Games, Dennis and Christine Pevehouse of Lubbock, TX cashed in with the top prize of $500,000 in the Million Dollar Bucking Bull Championship . Held parallel to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas, NV, Bucking Bull Games excited fans and bull owners over the course of 10 days with events including the premier MDBBC at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino and Horseman's Park.

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  15. Deals: 180 QX Drone With Extra BatteryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Joystiq

    We all know that one day the robo-revolution will come and the machines will cast all us lowly humans into the dirt, so why not enjoy your time at the top by commanding a robot to fly, take pictures, and do loop-de-loops? Joystiq Deals has just such a robot for you: the 180 QX quadcopter drone with built-in 720p camera and a spare battery to keep you flying. Normally priced at $240, you can snap a 180 QX for $189.99 via Joystiq Deals until December 23. And just because we like you so much, take another $5 off by using the code "QXDRONE5."

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  16. 'We have not caved': Sony chief on alleged N Korea hackRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Sony boss Michael Lynton denied the Hollywood studio has "caved" by canceling the release of "The Interview," and hit back at President Barack Obama's claim that it had made a mistake. LOS ANGELES: Sony boss Michael Lynton denied on Friday the Hollywood studio has "caved" by canceling the release of "The Interview," and hit back at President Barack Obama's claim that it had made a mistake.

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  17. After 'Interview' crisis, Sony tries to protect other...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SFGate

    How do you say "damage control" in Japanese? Sony Corp. is sealed within a hermetic cone of silence as executives try to prevent the slow-motion train wreck at Sony Pictures from damaging the rest of its sprawling empire. Sony's miseries with its television and smartphone businesses were bad enough.

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  18. Microsoft rumored to announce Xbox One VR accessory at E3 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Neowin.net

    While there has been speculation for quite some time that Microsoft might be working on a VR accessory , it looks like things might be solidifying with news that VR developers are currently working with a Xbox One VR device. Although Sony and Oculus VR has been showing off their own VR headsets for quite some time, Microsoft has been fairly quiet in regards to the VR movement.

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  19. PKLA, BRA reach permit agreementRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Lake Country Sun

    The Brazos River Authority and the Possum Kingdom Lake Association have entered into a settlement agreement concerning BRA's application for a water-use permit from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for the appropriation of surface water in the Brazos River Basin. Development of operating parameters and definitive policies and procedures to be established to back up the sale and use of non-firm surface water before BRA uses any stored water in its system of reservoirs for that purpose.

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  20. Mark Hamill makes surprise appearance at 'Star Wars' live readingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SFGate

    Jason Reitman, Stephen Merchant, Dennis Haysbert, Ellen Page, Jessica Alba, Aaron Paul, J.K. Simmons, Kevin Pollack, Rainn Wilson and Mark Hamill perform a live reading at the Film Independent Live Read: "The Empire Strikes Back" at Ace Hotel on December 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. Jason Reitman, Stephen Merchant, Dennis Haysbert, Ellen Page, Jessica Alba, Aaron Paul, J.K. Simmons, Kevin Pollack, Rainn Wilson and Mark Hamill perform a live reading at the Film Independent Live Read: "The Empire Strikes Back" at Ace Hotel on December 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

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