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‘Big price to pay’: Inside Trump’s decision to bomb Syria

From the moment White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly first informed him late on the night of April 7 that dozens of people in a leafy suburb of Damascus had died choking and foaming at the mouth from another suspected gas attack, President Trump was determined to strike back in Syria.<p>For him, …

Middle East

FTC warns console makers about warranty restrictions

Parts and service conditions are not lawful, unnamed companies told<p>Six unnamed companies, including ones “that market and sell ... video gaming systems” have been warned by the Federal Trade Commission that they cannot condition warranty coverage of their products on the consumers’ use of certain …

Small Business

Former PlayStation boss speculates on the next generation of consoles

Andrew House, the former head of Sony Interactive Entertainment, recently shed some light on what consumers can expect from Sony moving forward.<p>In an …

PlayStation

Is the PlayStation 4 a great Blu-ray player?

The DVD player in the PlayStation 2 is a big part of why that console was so popular. Parents were able to put a DVD player that was cheaper than …

Televisions

Rumor: Uncharted 5 Could Become a Reality After Sony Builds New San Diego Studio

<b>Sony</b> has recently posted a new job listing, which states that the company is building a new game development team in San Diego. More interesting is …

San Diego

The Witcher 3's Geralt Gets A New Figure, And It Includes His Bathtub

An adorable new figure of The Witcher 3's Geralt is now available for pre-order. The chibi-style Nendoroid figure includes Gwent cards, his steel and silver swords, and, of course, the infamous bathtub. You can find the figure on GoodSmile's English website.<p>Nendoroids are posable figures that often …

The Witcher

The PS5 release date just got leaked

The Sony PlayStation 5 release date has been the subject of much discussion and it may have just been leaked, as way off in 2020.<p>PS5, Xbox Two, and …

Gaming

F.B.I. Raids Office of Trump’s Longtime Lawyer Michael Cohen; Trump Calls It ‘Disgraceful’

WASHINGTON — The F.B.I. raided the Rockefeller Center office and Park Avenue hotel room of President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, on Monday morning, seizing business records, emails and documents related to several topics, including a payment to a pornographic film …

Donald Trump

Without Slavery, Would The U.S. Be The Leading Economic Power?

During the middle of the 1800s, cotton became the world’s largest commodity. The cheapest and best cotton came from the southern United States.<p><b>Edward Baptist</b> argues in his new book, “The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism,” that the forced migration and …

Black History

Polyamorous, Aromantic, Demisexual—And 19 Other Sexuality Terms You Really Need To Know

How many of these labels apply to you?<p>Sexuality isn’t black and white, and the labels <i>gay</i> and <i>straight</i> don’t do the full spectrum of sexual orientation justice. That’s why new terms are popping up all the time.<p>“The identification and acceptance of words that fit a person's experience can help them …

Sexuality

Judge: Assault weapons ban doesn't violate 2nd Amendment

BOSTON (AP) — Assault weapons and large-capacity magazines are not protected by the Second Amendment, a federal judge said in a ruling Friday upholding Massachusetts' ban on the weapons.<p>U.S. District Judge William Young dismissed a lawsuit challenging the 20-year-old ban, saying assault weapons are …

Guns

The 10 best horror movies of the year so far — and where you can watch them

We're officially one-quarter of the way into 2018, and while the real world remains more horrifying than anything we've seen onscreen there have already been more than a few stellar horror movies capable of raising our arm-hairs and chilling our blood.<p>Our best-of lists are typically saved for the …

Horror

‘I can’t breathe’: Asheville police video shows white officer beating, choking black jaywalking suspect

Johnnie Rush was trying to get home from a long shift at the Cracker Barrel.<p>Then he got stopped for jaywalking — an encounter with the police department in Asheville, N.C., that ultimately left Rush with a bloodied face after an officer punched him multiple times, used a stun gun on him and put him …

Justice

One game is betting hard against the direction of PUBG and Fortnite

Why horror belongs in battle royale<p>All battle royale games are horror games at their core.<p>I’d put the experience of being in the final 10 players of a <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> match up against any moment in any horror game, in terms of sheer terror. Scouring the landscape, trying to get …

Gaming Industry

10 Horror Books So Terrifying You Might Not Be Able To Finish Them

It's 3AM, you have every light on in your apartment, and you're huddled on your bed, your stomach clenched in knots. Something outside makes a noise, …

Books

Mueller Finally Unmasked the Trump Campaign’s Secret Russian Operative

Since its establishment a hundred years ago, at the dawn of Bolshevik rule, the Main Intelligence Directorate of Moscow’s General Staff—GRU for …

Russia

'Lost in Space' is enjoyable sci-fi that also highlights a uniquely Netflix problem

Every week, <i>Lost in Space</i> had a new story to tell.<p>I still remember watching old reruns of the 1960s series on WPIX 11 as a kid. The Robinson family's …

TV

'It's like skydiving': Inside New York's floating sex party on a private yacht

As the cruise around Brooklyn’s Sheepshead Bay wound to a close, and passengers downed the last of their free champagne, the captain appeared on deck …

Relationships

When Jazz Ruled The World: The Rise And Reign Of America’s One True Art

Nowadays, in the second decade of the 21st Century, jazz may seem to many a marginalised music. Of course, it goes without saying that there are …

Universal Music

Jeff Goldblum is back in the amazing 'Jurassic World Evolution' video game

Jeff Goldblum discusses his role in the new video game 'Jurassic World Evolution' as guide Dr. Ian Malcolm. The game allows users to build and …

Jurassic World

Sony And PS4 Are Beginning A Massive 2018 With 'God Of War,' And Microsoft Should Be Worried

It’s been a busy year in gaming during these few, typically slow months: <i>Fortnite Battle Royale</i> has blown up to an impossible degree and migrated to mobile with blinding speed, turning its already contentious rivalry with <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> up to 11. The Switch has continued to make waves …

Gaming Industry

5 Reasons to Play MLB The Show 18

With the 2018 MLB season now underway, chances are, you want to start the season right by stepping into the cleats of your favorite players in MLB …

San Diego

Tangerine Dream Create A ‘Cyclone’

<b>Tangerine Dream</b> made it seven UK chart albums, six of them in the top 40, on 1 April 1978, and broke some new ground in the process. Their latest …

Universal Music

‘We Were Madly, Madly in Love’: The Untold Story of MLK’s White Girlfriend

It took me a long time to find Betty Moitz.<p>I had first learned her full name while reading <i>Bearing the Cross</i>, the 1986 biography about Martin Luther King Jr., written by David Garrow. In the book, Garrow briefly describes a serious relationship between King and a young white woman around the same …

University of Pennsylvania

Far Cry 5 Beginner's Guide: Key Tips For Getting Started

Far Cry 5 pits you in a hopeless scenario: trapped in the middle of the Montanan wilderness, in a community run by a charismatic cult leader, with no help coming. It's a daunting task, but with a little help you can start dismantling the organization and picking off the fine salt-of-the-earth folks …

Far Cry 5

Whatever happened to the Christian intellectual? Progressive faith in a secular age

Progressive Christian thought dominated much of 20th-century public life — and we need it more than ever today<p>In a poem called “Men Made Out of Words,” Wallace Stevens says it all: “Life consists / Of propositions about life.” He goes on to suggest that thinking, what he calls “the human reverie,” …

Faith

33 photos that show why everyone misses Obama

Former President Barack Obama has been living the dream ever since he left office more than a year ago.<p>From vacationing in exotic locations, to sitting for his official portrait, to negotiating a Netflix deal, Obama has been making the most of his post-presidency — and it's hard not to feel a …

The White House

Scott Pruitt’s $50-per-night condo looks really bad

There has been no shortage of questionable travel arrangements made by President Trump’s Cabinet-level officials. But Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt’s $50-per-night rental agreement is pretty swampy.<p>Take a look at this first paragraph from the Associated Press’s story, …

Scott Pruitt

Taking Back Christianity From The Religious Right

Very little in the actual teaching put forward by Jesus would support the political philosophy of the Christian right in 21st-century America.<p>Since …

Faith

You might want to upgrade to a PS4 Pro for 'God of War'

Disclosure<p>Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission …

PS4 Pro