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The 11 top-grossing video games of all time

These are the highest-grossing games of all time, using the most recently available data from the Video Game Sales Wiki and Encylopedia Gamia, and adjusted for inflation in 2015.

Retrogaming

North Korea threatens to attack U.S.

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea threatened to "retaliate against the U.S. with tremendous muscle" if it didn't cancel multinational military exercises scheduled to begin Monday.<p>South Korea conducts the yearly exercises, called Ulchi Freedom Guardian, with the United States and other allies "to enhance ... …

North Korea

Obama and the Clintons: Top Dems Mingle on Martha's Vineyard

OAK BLUFFS, Mass. — America's two foremost Democratic couples — the Obamas and the Clintons — mingled on Saturday as politics mixed with summer repose on swanky Martha's Vineyard.<p>President Barack Obama, halfway through his annual two-week getaway on the Massachusetts island, teed off in the …

Documents confirm Apple is building self-driving car

Photograph: Bloomberg/via Getty Images<p>Apple declined to comment but the move comes as CEO Tim Cook has held a series of meetings with car executives in recent months.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/4a1a7243f12bd9af1210b3497e60745fc43bc972/0_111_4000_2395/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Zero …

Autonomous Cars

As career winds down, Peyton Manning takes it in and makes adjustments

As he gears up for his 18th<p>NFLseason, the quarterback who wears No. 18 for theDenver Broncoscan see his illustrious career unfold in a collection of mental snapshots.<p>"There's a certain age that you hit when you start doing that," said<p>Peyton Manning, 39, standing in a quiet hallway at team …

Spurned by local law enforcement, ICE stages elaborate immigration raids

The team of federal agents gathered before dawn in an empty strip mall parking lot in Riverside.<p>As they readied their guns and strapped on black Kevlar vests, the leader of the operation briefed them on the day's targets: several immigrants with criminal records who were in the country …

Immigration

Amazon Cuts Down On Prime Members Sharing Their Benefits

Over the weekend, Amazon quietly rolled out a series of changes to its “Amazon Household” program and the ability for Prime members to share their shipping benefits. The changes are designed to limit the ability for customers to share Amazon Prime subscriptions with those who are not actually …

Libraries

Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that — if successful — would …

Sony takes selfies to another level with Xperia M5 and C5 Ultra

Sony's mobile division is not doing well — it lost $188 million in the company's first fiscal quarter of 2015 — but there's no denying its …

Phones

The Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of July 27, 2015)

This week the world learned of Cecil the tiger’s death, wreckage from a Boeing 777, likely from MH370, was found and attention remained on the 2016 presidential election in the lead-up to the first debate next week. Read about those stories and our other top picks from this week’s Daily Edition.<p>1. …

Apple is preparing to launch a voicemail service that will use Siri to transcribe your messages

Apple's proposed solution is both incredibly simple and incredibly clever: People like to <i>leave</i> voicemails (it's often quicker to orally deliver your information than it is to type it in a text message). But they don't like to <i>receive</i> voicemails (it's a lot quicker to read a text than it is to listen …

A Glimpse Into the Alliance Between Sony and Zeiss

Sony and Zeiss are two brand names that appear together on many of Sony’s cameras and lenses. For the past two decades, the Japanese and German …

Sony

'Plasmonics' could lead to super-fast optic communications

Researchers at Purdue University have developed a new kind of material that could improve the speed of optical communications by as much as 5000 times the current state of the art. The material is made of aluminum-doped zinc oxide (AZO) and it is able to change the amount of light it reflects by up …

A leaked video appears to show how IBM and Apple agreed on a massive Macbook deal

The leaked video, which was shown on MacRumors, appears to show IBM CIO Jeff Smith recounting the story of a bar-side chat he had with Apple's CIO Niall O'Connor about a potential deal to deploy 200,000 MacBooks at IBM.<p>IBM already agreed to buy about 50,000 MacBooks by the end of this year, …