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Boehner Uses Whiny Voice to Mock Republicans Blocking Immigration Reform

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In one brief, destined-for-virality clip, House Speaker John Boehner both undercut his main argument …

Retired justice says marijuana should be legalized

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens says he thinks the federal government should legalize marijuana.<p>The 94-year-old retired justice tells NPR that public opinion has changed on the issue.<p>Stevens also says that there isn't much distinction between marijuana and alcoholic …

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Suspected serial bomber killed himself as SWAT was closing in: Authorities<p>Springtime snowstorm cuts miserable path through Northeast<p>Loyola-Chicago's …

U.N. watchdog urges Obama to review deadly drone policy | Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - A U.N. human rights watchdog called on the Obama administration on Thursday to review its use of drones to kill suspected al-Qaeda and Taliban militants abroad and reveal how it chose its targets.<p>U.S. President Barack Obama waves after his speech at the Bozar concert hall in …

Nine fired in US nuclear force cheating scandal

<b>The US Air Force has sacked nine mid-level nuclear commanders and will discipline dozens more in a test cheating scandal, officials have said.</b><p>Nearly one in five of the Air Force's nuclear missile officers have been implicated in a ring of cheating on monthly proficiency tests.<p>Air Force Secretary …

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Jordan Graham sentenced for pushing husband off cliff

<b>A woman in the US state of Montana who admitted shoving her husband off a cliff eight days into their marriage has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.</b><p>Jordan Linn Graham, 22, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in December and faced up to a life sentence.<p>Cody Johnson, 25, fell to his death in …

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Autism rates up, federal funds urged

The rate of autism and related conditions continues to climb sharply in the United States, with new figures showing that 1 in 68 children has been identified with the serious communication and behavior deficits that lead to a diagnosis.<p>A report released Thursday morning by the Centers for Disease …

Connecticut Governor Signs Bill Raising Minimum Wage

Gov. Dannel Malloy will be signing a bill that will raise Connecticut's minimum wage to $10.10 an hour by 2017, the highest for any state in the country.<p>Read more here.

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Obamacare Enrolls 6 Million People Just 4 Days Before Deadline

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>President Obama said that 6 million people have enrolled in Obamacare during a call Thursday, …

Combat and Roaming - Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Gameplay

Lightning takes on enemies and roams the countryside in this gameplay video from TGS.<p>by on

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter dev releases creepy first screenshots

<i>The Vanishing of Ethan Carter</i> developer The Astronauts released the game's first screenshots today, showing off the beautiful but unsettling world of the macabre adventure game.<p>All four images are taken from the first few minutes of <i>The Vanishing of Ethan Carter</i> and are gameplay screenshots, since …

Final Fantasy 15 trailer offers a glimpse at combat on PS4

Sony's newest trailer for upcoming PlayStation 4 title <i>Final Fantasy 15</i> was released during this week's TGS, showing off the in-game combat you can expect at launch.<p>The first half of the trailer offers a vague premise for the game, stating it is a fantasy based on reality. Unfortunately for …

Sony to launch library of PS3 games through Gaikai in 2014

Sony will launch a digital library of PlayStation 3 games through its Gaikai-powered cloud services in North America next year, Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida said during a roundtable interview at the Tokyo Game Show today.<p>IGN reports Yoshida confirmed users will be able to stream …

Uplay 4.0 hits PC in October with Twitch, headed to next-gen consoles

Uplay 4.0 is coming to PC this October, Ubisoft announced today.<p>Uplay PC 4.0 will incorporate Twitch streaming services, so that users can broadcast video of their games. It will also include an "improved download manager" that allows for progressive game downloads and auto-patching. A new "social …

Gravity Rush sequel revealed in teaser trailer

One of the PS Vita's best games is getting a sequel, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan revealed at the Tokyo Game Show today. Gravity Rush's star …

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Sony will stream PS3 games to the PlayStation 4 and PS Vita starting in 2014

PlayStation 4 owners won't be able to play PS3 games at launch, but it won't be a long wait. Sony plans to release a digital library of PlayStation 3 titles powered by its Gaikai streaming technology in North America starting next year. That's according to Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei …

GTAV PC petition surpasses 450,000 signatures

The Change.org calling on Rockstar Games to release Grand Theft Auto V on PC has surpassed 450,000 signatures, up by more than 100,000 in three days.<p>According to a Change.org representative, the petition is the largest gaming petition ever launched through the site and is the 10th largest global …

Polygon Live: Is Grand Theft Auto the most influential game franchise?

Welcome to our first episode of Polygon Live.<p>Each episode, I will be joined by a fellow member of Polygon's editorial staff to answer an important, unusual or agitating question related to video games. As the show moves forward I hope to hand off hosting duties, so that more Polygon team members …

The gender inequality in core gaming is worse than you think

Statistics show that almost 50 percent of all gamers are women, but this information doesn’t tell the whole story. Gender inequality in the core video game audience is not only still rampant but even worse than we realize.<p>The Entertainment Software Association’s 2013 “Essential Facts About The …

Soul Sacrifice Delta TGS trailer shows grotesque and fantastic creatures

A Tokyo Game Show 2013 trailer for an updated version of PS Vita action title <i>Soul Sacrifice</i> focuses on the new abilities and enemies added this time around.<p>The narration is entirely in Japanese, but the images on-screen speak mostly for themselves. Players will be able to align themselves with one …

GTA 5 compilation videos involve hurting yourself and others

Wondering if GTA 5 is worth your time and money? Well, you've come to the wrong place. (But our GTA 5 review can answer that question!) No, here …

Grand Theft Auto

25 new RPGs on the horizon for 2014 and beyond

The paltry few<p><b>Updated on 3/27/2014</b><p>How hard it is to be an RPG gamer in this day and age? With the rise of over-the-shoulder shooters (as well as the …

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Grand Theft Auto 5 cheats and guides: everything you need to beat GTA on PS4, Xbox One and PC

We all know Grand Theft Auto 5 is huge, and even though it's been around since 2013 (what?!) there are still plenty of players out there who haven't …

Grand Theft Auto

Miley Cyrus Talks Recent Sacrifices & Personal Struggles (INTERVIEW)

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Children with autism leave 'silly' out

When a child with autism copies the actions of an adult, he or she is likely to omit anything “silly” about what they’ve just seen. In contrast, …