The new video game from Annapurna Interactive and BlueTwelve Studios, Stray, launched today, which turns players into a stray cat wandering the forgotten streets of a cybercity. If you're in the mood to curl up for a snooze on a cowboy robot, the game is playable on PS5, PlayStation 4, and PC.
Jim and Sarah Harbaugh spoke at a pro-life fundraising event in southeast Michigan. The University of Michigan football coach delivered an address to pro-life charities and organizations about his beliefs. The coach has never been shy about voicing his political views.
Zack Snyder's four-hour re-cut of the DC movie, The Justice League, is now available for purchase.
Former mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio, has dropped out of the race for the New York House seat.Go deeper →
18 House Republicans voted no on a resolution supporting Finland and Sweden joining NATO, which the House passed today.Go deeper →
A Texas blogger, who Democratic Representative Vicente Gonzalez paid, published a series of blog posts about his opponent, Republican Representative Mayra Flores, which refer to her as \"Miss Frijoles\" and a \"cotton-pickin' liar.\" The blogger received money from Gonzalez's campaign to presumably write posts that criticized Flores, but his campaign has said that they do not condone and did not sponsor his use of offensive language.
A transformer at the Hoover Dam briefly caught fire today, but there should be no impact of the fire on the power grid.
Thirty-five people were arrested outside of the Supreme Court today during a pro-choice protest. Amongst those detained for peacefully blocking the street were 17 members of Congress who are part of the Democratic Women's Caucus, including Representatives Ayanna Pressley, Katherine Clark, Ilhan Omar and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
The Secret Service has determined it cannot reconstruct missing texts and has no new texts to provide to the January 6th committee after they were purged following the committee's initial request for texts exchanged by agents on the days preceding and during the Capitol Riots.
QA testers at Activision Blizzard in Albany want to follow the example of the Raven Software team, who unionized in May by joining the Game Workers Alliance and Communications Workers of America.Go deeper →
If you are a virtual land deed owner in Yuga Lab's gaming platform \"Otherside,\" then you can start experiencing the NFT company's take on the metaverse. The founders are already thinking about the next steps after their virtual world beta testing is complete.Go deeper →
London experienced its hottest day ever on record today when temperatures peaked at 104.4 degrees Fahrenheit at around 1 pm. Four fires destroyed homes inside and on the city's outskirts today as well.
Stars have responded to a viral video showing an actor in a parade at Sesame Place repeatedly refusing to take photos with or shake hands with two Black girls who were watching the parade. Kelly Rowland took to Instagram to share her anger at the situation, saying she was \"so mad.\"
The House passed the Respect for Marriage Act, 267-157 today, with 47 Republicans joining Democrats in voting yes. The Act protects same-sex and interracial marriage, making them a federally protected right.
A parking enforcement officer was shot and killed this morning on the set of the TV drama Law and Order: Organized Crime. The mayor of NYC, Eric Adams, released a statement on the shooting, saying, \"The NYPD is actively investigating the fatal shooting of a crew member of Law and Order: Organized Crime early this morning. We offer our deepest condolences to the victim's family, friends, and coworkers during this difficult time, and will work diligently to bring the suspect to justice and stem the tide of gun violence we are seeing.\"
Netflix released its Q2 report today. It showed that the platform had lost fewer subscribers than anticipated, which caused media stocks, including Disney's, Paramount's, and Warner Bros. Discovery, to rally 6% after the release.