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The best couch co-op games to play with your valentine

Can your love survive the Overcooked kitchen?<p>If a candlelit dinner isn’t you and your significant other’s style, why not prove your love this Valentine’s Day by gathering around your console to solve a tricky puzzle or explore a dangerous dungeon? Your partner both takes the edge off a crushing …

Kathleen Wynne's minimum wage math doesn't add up

Opinion: It’s not just that the big increase punishes small businesses. The argument that the minimum wage hike was needed to keep pace with …

Test Nvidia's GeForce Now game streaming service for crappy laptops

Almost exactly a year ago, Nvidia took to the stage at CES 2017 to announce the launch of GeForce Now, a cloud-based service that would stream high-end games to your PC or Mac, negating the need to own powerful hardware. With its newly expanded beta test, the company is now one step closer to …

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7 Most Addictive Video Games Of 2017

The ultimate effort of the US home team is to combine the excellent experience of the third-person shooter with foundational elements of some of the …

7 Amazing Time Travel Video Games That Everyone Should Play At Least Once

Ghost Trick: Detective Fantasma is a great adventure game with a strong personality, an awsome look and pretty dialogs. The original gameplay is able …

Our definitive list of the best comics in 2017

From escape artists to ambulances named Danny<p><i>Polygon is kicking off its best of entertainment series, which will run through the end of December and beginning of January, coming to a finale just before the 2017 Golden Globes. These personal essays will examine the best, most important and weirdest</i> …

The 17 Best Movies No One Saw In 2017

The greatest movies you've barely heard of<p>2017 has been a corker for cinema, with the likes of <i>Dunkirk</i>, <i>Blade Runner 2049</i>, <i>Wonder Woman</i>, <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> and <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> knocking it out of the park. But there were also plenty of absolute gems that fell under the radar.<p>Here's our pick of …

7 Phenomenal Video Games Released In 2017 That Were Severely Underrated

We all love our Resident Evil 7s, our Breath of the Wilds, our Destiny 2s, and our Call of Duty’s. We all know that these are powerhouses in the …

25 Indie Video Games That Are Way Better Than AAA Titles

Clear your schedule because these games are seriously good.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

6 Sci-Fi Books You Need to Read ASAP

Not too long ago, if someone asked me if I liked sci-fi novels my immediate answer would be no. However, after reading the books on this list and …

Sexually active students must be reported to law enforcement or state officials, Ore. school district says

By Travis M. Andrews<p>, Staff writer<p>Teachers and staff in the Salem-Keizer school district — which includes more than 40,000 students — were recently told that if they learn or merely suspect a student is sexually active, they must report it to law enforcement or state officials.<p>According to Oregon …

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The robot lawyers are here - and they’re winning

Amid the dire - and somewhat overhyped - predictions of occupations that will be decimated by artificial intelligence and automation, there is one crumb of comfort. Yes, lorry drivers, translators and shop assistants are all under threat from the rise of the robots, but at least the lawyers are …

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Why You Should Play Video Games

There is a certain kind of look I get when I tell people how much I love video games.<p>It lies somewhere between "You're not serious" and "Oh my God, you are serious." And by "people" giving me these looks, I mean adults of a certain age and outlook. Of course, given that I'm a 54-year-old tenured …

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Martin calls for Toews to be removed from bench

Former NDP MP Pat Martin says that Justice Vic Toews should recuse himself from acting as a judge until the Canadian Judicial Council can determine …

Guide: Best PS4 RPGs

Publisher: <b>Square Enix</b> / Developer: <b>Omega Force</b><p>Release Date: <b>25th Apr 2017 (</b>USA) / <b>28th Apr 2017 (</b>UK/EU)<p>If you like an emphasis on action in your action …

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Letter and spirit of the law be damned: Two teens charged with hate crime for vandalizing Trump sign

<b>President Donald Trump speaks while meeting with Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, Thursday, March 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) (AP)</b><p>Trump supporters are the new protected class<p>Kali Holloway<p>April 22, 2017 9:59am (UTC)<p>This article …

Call of Duty: WWII confirmed, full reveal next week

Sledgehammer handling previously leaked return to World War II<p>The next game in the Call of Duty first-person shooter series will be set during World War II, Activision announced today.<p>In a brief announcement, the publisher said that the Sledgehammer Games-developed <i>Call of Duty: WWII</i> will be more …

Gay men are being persecuted in Chechnya – but Canada says it’s not our problem

Gay men fleeing the pogrom of arrests and beatings in Chechnya that have cost at least three lives should not look to Canada for help.<p>Human-rights and LGBT-aid groups have been urging the Liberal government to offer emergency aid that would permit victimized Chechen homosexuals to apply for refugee …

Canada will legalize pot, after arresting a bunch of people for pot offences first

"Too many Canadians," declares the Liberal Party of Canada on its website, "end up with criminal records for possessing small amounts" of …

Ottawa must decide if it wants to help Chechnya’s gay men

Aid agencies are urging the Trudeau government to establish an emergency relocation program for gay men fleeing persecution in Chechnya. But thus far, Ottawa is prepared to offer only moral support.<p>In the weeks since the Russian independent newspaper Novaya Gazeta first reported that Chechen …

ICE Agents Are Showing Up at Courthouses to Arrest Undocumented Immigrants

Prosecutors and other attorneys are outraged over a new tactic U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents have been using to catch and arrest …

Judge throws out murder conviction and orders man released after 32 years behind bars

For 30 years, Margie Davis wrote letters to anyone with the power to right wrongs. The message was always the same: My son, Andrew Wilson, was wrongfully convicted of murder. Please help.<p>When help didn't come, she wasn't surprised. At 96, she said, she's learned that living in a country built on …

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Meet the Holy Grail of Retro Gaming Consoles

On a Wednesday after work, I was in my apartment playing <i>Super Mario Bros. 3</i> on the new Analogue Nt Mini, when my two roommates and one of their …

'Dreamer' Applicant Arrested After Calling for Immigrant Protection

A 22-year-old woman brought to the U.S. illegally as a child was arrested by immigration authorities Wednesday shortly after participating in a news conference in which she asked President Donald Trump to protect her.<p>Daniela Vargas, a 22-year-old from Argentina, was arrested in what Immigration and …

Kelly Ellard, Reena Virk’s killer, allowed temporary escorted prison release

Kelly Ellard will be allowed to leave prison to go to doctor's appointments and parenting programs with her baby, despite a parole board member saying he's disturbed by her continued understatement of her role in the brutal death of Reena Virk.<p>Ellard has spent about 15 years in prison for her part …

Feb 25: Crowded courts, and other letters to the editor

<i>Letters to the Editor should be exclusive to The Globe and Mail. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. Try to keep letters to fewer than 150 words. Letters may be edited for length and clarity. To submit a letter by e-mail, click here:</i> …

Ontario judge rebuked for ending day early as delays pile up

An Ontario judge has been rebuked by a higher court for contributing to the "culture of complacency" besetting Canada's criminal-justice system, after breaking for the day at 4 in the afternoon, two days in a row, while two witnesses waited in the hallway to testify. The two witnesses eventually …

Mature bubs only: 7 'R-rated' Wolverine stories to claw through before Logan

It wasn't long after <i>Deadpool</i> proved itself a box-office smash last year that studios began falling over themselves trying to be the first to let …

Everything you need to know about the hotly anticipated Mass Effect Andromeda

No one knows what awaits in the Andromeda galaxy. A brave team of explorers have set out to find sustainable worlds in the far reaches of space. This …