Are Video Games An Addiction? The World Health Organization Thinks So
Are video games really that bad for your health? According to the World Health Organization, video games are so addictive, they require a new classification. As of today...
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Family Separation Is Being Compared to Japanese Internment. It Took Decades for the U.S. to Admit That Policy Was Wrong
When former First Lady Laura Bush denounced the border policy that has led to the separation of about 2,000 children from their families, in a Washington Post op-ed on Sunday...
18 minutes ago - Time - 4 articles
Turkey charges father of NBA's Kanter as terror group member
Turkey's official news agency says a court has accepted an indictment charging the father of NBA player Enes Kanter with "membership in a terror group."
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In afterglow of E3 show, WHO labels compulsive game playing an addiction
The World Health Organization said that “gaming disorder” will appear in a new draft of the organization's International Classification of Diseases, a compendium of medical...
32 minutes ago - Venture Beat
Justice Department Inspector General Testifies Before Senators
Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz takes questions from lawmakers, for the first time since he issued the internal review of the departments handling of the...
40 minutes ago - NPR - 2 articles
Eagle Vision program highlights International and Total Force partnership
Eagle Vision, a collection of deployable satellite downlink stations that process commercial satellite imagery in near-real time, has enabled Air Force Humanitarian Assistance...
40 minutes ago - Air Force
Ayesha Curry to open BBQ restaurant in CityCentre
One of this summer's most eagerly anticipated new restaurants has an opening date. International Smoke, the barbecue-inspired restaurant that unites celebrity chef Michael Mina...
42 minutes ago - ABC
Meeting Paris climate targets will require a substantial reallocation of global investment
A new analysis by an international team of scientists shows that low carbon investments will need to markedly increase if the world is to achieve the Paris Agreement aim of...
46 minutes ago - Science Daily
Destination Oakland: a hidden gem for eclectic shopping
When you think of Pittsburgh shopping destinations, Oakland isn't often at the top of the list. It doesn't have a high-end mall or boutique-lined streets. But tucked among the...
1 hour ago - Post Gazette
5 Chicago transportation proposals that have yet to make it off the ground
Last week Mayor Rahm Emanuel selected billionaire tech entrepreneur Elon Musk's The Boring Co. to build tunnels that autonomous vehicles would zoom through at speeds over 100...
1 hour ago - Chicago Tribune
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Trump directs Pentagon to create 6th branch of military called 'space force'
President Donald Trump has directed the Department of Defense and Pentagon to immediately begin the process necessary to establish a space force as the sixth branch of the...
Great white shark washes ashore on California beach
A dead great white shark was found on the beach in front of a California resort on Sunday morning.
Barry Trotz resigns as Capitals coach after Stanley Cup win
Trotz joined the Capitals in May 2014 after spending the previous 15 seasons as coach of the Predators.
Theaters post warnings after Disney says 'Incredibles 2' scene could cause...
While Disney is celebrating the return of “The Incredibles,” it's also issuing an unprecedented warning.
Strong earthquake in Japan kills 3, injures hundreds
Magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck area around Japan's second-largest city early Monday, knocking over walls and setting off fires.
Yosemite's biggest restoration in history
Yosemite National Park's giant sequoia trees now have a safer place to grow after $40 million in renovations designed to make the Mariposa Grove more peaceful.
Trump tells Pentagon to create 'Space Force'
President Donald Trump is announcing that he is directing the Pentagon to create the 'Space Force' as an independent service branch.
Deputy sexually assaulted young girl, threatened to deport mom: cops
A sheriff's deputy in Texas sexually assaulted a 4-year-old girl and threatened to deport her mother if she reported him, authorities said. Jose Nunez, a 10-year veteran...
World Cup 2018: Harry Kane saves England late vs. Tunisia
A controversial penalty appeared set to earn Tunisia a draw against England, but Harry Kane headed home an injury-time winner in Volgograd.
UN rights chief calls Trump's family separation policy ‘unconscionable'
The U.N. human rights chief on Monday called on the administration of President Donald Trump to stop forcibly taking children away from migrant parents who enter the United...