Jonathan Davis

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by on<p>by on<p>Some days you get lucky, and you turn on the TV and find something you’ve absolutely always wanted to see.<p>This happened to me on Wednesday, …

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Why acupuncture is giving sceptics the needle

You can't get crystal healing on the NHS. The Department of Health doesn't fund faith healing. And most doctors believe magnets are best stuck on …

Humans tame light, stop it from moving for a full minute

Beams of light are usually speeding along at around 186,000 miles per second, but for one minute, researchers in Germany brought some to a screeching halt. Using a crystal frozen to temperatures below negative 450 degrees Fahrenheit, a research team managed to hold light in place for a full minute …

Hacker Barnaby Jack Dead At 35

Jack, who exposed vulnerabilities in everything from pacemakers to ATMs, has died in San Francisco.<p>Hacker Barnaby Jack, perhaps best known for discovering insecurities in pacemakers that could be exploited with fatal results, has died in San Francisco, Reuters reports. He was 35. His death comes …

Outbreak Sickens Over 250 People Across Eight States

As of July 23, according to the report, more than 250 cases of cyclospora infections had been reported in several states, including Iowa, Nebraska, Texas, Wisconsin, Georgia and Connecticut.<p>Illinois and Kansas have also had one reported case each. However, it is possible the infections were …

Fire Going Out, Gas Leak Blocked At Gulf Of Mexico Rig

"Natural gas has stopped flowing to a drilling rig on fire in the Gulf of Mexico," NPR's Jeff Brady tells our Newscast Desk.<p>As he reports:<p>"A drilling crew lost control of the well on Tuesday, then gas escaping from the well caught fire. No one was injured, but the flames heavily damaged a drilling …

Feds accuse five men of largest U.S. hacking scheme

Cyberattacks against the Nasdaq, J.C. Penney, and others led to "hundreds of millions of dollars" in losses, say federal prosecutors.<p>Five men have been accused by the U.S. government of perpetrating the largest hacking scheme ever prosecuted in the United States.<p>Court documents revealed Thursday in …

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What the Delhi Rape Trials Mean for India's Women

The country must prove that it can routinely and effectively prosecute rapists, even when it's not in the international spotlight.<p>Today the Juvenile Justice Board in Delhi, India was supposed to deliver the verdict against the youngest of the six men accused of gang-raping a 23-year old …

Sweden Recovers Stolen Books

Pennsylvania county clerk goes rogue for marriage equality

Bruce Hanes is ignoring his state’s ban on gay marriage and issuing same-sex couples marriage licenses anyway<p>Bruce Hanes, Register of Wills in Pennsylvania's Montgomery County, announced this week that, despite a state law banning same-sex marriage, he would issue marriage licenses to any gay …

California's New Pot Growers: Not at All Earth-Friendly

The Emerald Triangle in California used to be a hippie's paradise. Now, speculators are flooding the area, transforming cultivation and trashing treasured parkland.<p>On a warm summer afternoon three years ago, Scott Bauer was hiking near the redwoods in Northern California when he came upon a …

QUIZ: How well do you know Wendy Davis?

State Sen. Wendy Davis, a Fort Worth Democrat, launched onto the national political scene last summer when she derailed a restrictive abortion bill in the Texas Legislature with a 13-hour filibuster. Now a candidate for governor of Texas, Davis is gaining national attention (and plenty of …

Bo Xilai indicted for bribery, abuse of power and corruption

The spectacular downfall of one of China’s most powerful politicians entered its final stages on Thursday morning as state media announced that Bo Xilai had been charged with bribery, abuse of power and corruption.<p>Mr Bo, the Chongqing party chief who was toppled following the 2011 murder of British …

Republicans pen letter to Boehner

More than 60 Republicans have signed a letter urging Speaker John Boehner to defund Obamacare when Congress funds the government in September.<p>The letter, being circulated by the office of freshman Rep. Mark Meadows, doesn’t explicitly say that supporters will vote against a government funding bill …

Shadowrun Returns Overview | Polygon

Latest Stories View all news<p>By Colin Campbell on Sep 29, 2015 09.29.15<p>When Harebrained Schemes launched Kickstarter campaigns for two turn-based strategy games based on Jordan Weisman's fantasy world of Shadowrun, the company raised more than $3 million. Today...<p>By Michael McWhertor on Jan 13, 2015 …

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A Multiplayer Game Isn't Much Fun Without Multiple Players

Make a good game? Check. Make your money back on the game? Check. That’s a success, right?<p>Gun Monkeys, a wicked fast one-on-one multiplayer action …

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Octopi! Spinal Tap! How Cult RPG EarthBound Came to America

Spend a few minutes perusing the mountains of fan art, videos and tributes on fan sites like EarthBound Central or Starmen.net, and you'll see that …

Truth and fantasy in Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag

History is doomed to repeat itself, especially if you're the sort of person who likes to play Assassin's Creed games.<p>The formula is always roughly the same. It demands a flinty central character who clambers across architecture and arching boughs. Using a variety of dashing weapons, he sneaks …

Opinion: Used games are fair trade

When Ready at Dawn boss Ru Weerasuriya criticizes GameStop for selling used games — and failing to provide any of the revenue to games developers — he's echoing a sentiment common among video game-makers.<p>He told GamesIndustry that "retail outlets are really taking everybody for a ride," and that …

Rogue Legacy Overview | Polygon

Latest Stories View all news<p>By Owen S. Good on Dec 06, 2015 12.06.15<p>Free games. When Sony asks you to lay down $50 for a PlayStation Plus subscription, it says a bunch of free games are part of the bargain. How many do you get? Are they good, current titles? Are...<p>By Dave Tach on May 06, 2015 …

Don't Starve Overview | Polygon

Latest Stories View all news<p>By DanielleRiendeau on Dec 04, 2015 12.04.15<p>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube Don't Starve has always been a beautiful, deadly little game with a cheeky tone. The title says it all, though it would be more accurate if it...<p>By emilygera on Jan 02, 2015 …

Easter Eggs: The Saboteur

Happy Weekend, TA'ers!<p>It's a new day here in our super-secret, international Newshound offices and we've got a pot of coffee, tea, and case of Red …

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Come a Little Bit Closer Now

I’ve started to notice a pattern when I play horror games on the computer. As the tension ratchets up, my chair begins to scoot away from the …

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What it Means to be a Self-Made Man | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Rob Goodman and Jimmy Soni,</i> <i>co-authors of</i> Rome’s Last Citizen: The Life and Legacy of Cato.<p>Cato the …

A Philadelphia School's Big Bet on Nonviolence