Bafta games awards 2019: God of War leads nominations

The contenders for best game are Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, PlayStation VR game Astro Bot: Rescue Mission, Celeste, God of War, Red Dead Redemption 2 and Return of the Obra Dinn. Last year’s winner was What Became of Edith Finch, an emotionally charged magical-realist game about the fate of an ill-fortuned family.

The Best Wireless Soundbars For Your Home Theater

It supports Dolby Atmos, 3D surround, and DTS-X, which are the highest-end surround sound audio standards. The ability to decode these signals allows the Z9F to offer a detailed, immersive experience to hardcore audio fans. These features are especially welcome because you can expand this soundbar with a pair of wireless Sony speakers to create […]

Why now is the time to embrace video games for kids

“You have to check in on them and ask them questions: Did somebody do something nice? Did you learn something new? Who cooperated well today?” he said, adding that parents might create structure for the get-together. Maybe today they’re supposed to go fishing on Animal Crossing. Or perhaps ice skating on Bloxburg?

Team LeBron edges Team Steph 148-145 in NBA All-Star Game

The All-Star Game featured no Lakers or Clippers, who share Staples Center during the regular season. But several All-Stars have Los Angeles roots, including area natives Paul George, Westbrook, DeRozan, James Harden and Thompson. George and James are coveted as offseason signings by Lakers fans, but there was no reprise of the “We want Paul!” […]

With test results lost, an Afghan family fell to virus

The government’s response to the pandemic was slow, even as more than 200,000 Afghans flowed in from Iran, where the virus was raging. Herat in western Afghanistan, which received the bulk of returnees, was not equipped with testing facilities until April.

Quarantine stamp leaves 5 of a Surat family with blisters

Five family members including a seven-year-old who were stamped while travelling from Junagadh to Surat developed allergic reaction to the ink; Surat collector says no other complaints received In what appears to be the first reported case of an allergic reaction to the ink of the home quarantine stamp, five of six members of an […]

An abandoned stroller, a teddy in the window and camping chairs across the driveway: Inside the home where a girl, 4, ‘lay dead for two days after STARVING to death’ – as her dad is charged with murder

‘Should you hear of this incident through the media, please be assured there is no reason to be fearful of any threat to the school and your children are safe and are being kept totally unaware of the police presence outside the college,’ the email to parents read.  

250 homes gutted in Tughlaqabad fire

Rinku Mandal, a scrap dealer, said that dense smoke woke her up. “I had withdrawn all my savings of ₹16,000 when the lockdown began. While trying to save my three children from the fire, I forgot about the notes,” she said, holding a plate of yellow rice in her hands.

Without test results, virus raced through an Afghan family

On a recent day when an AP team visited, hundreds of people, including suspected COVID-19 cases, were massed outside. Staff shouted at them to self-distance, but no one listened. Some had slept for days outside the hospital waiting for word on relatives’ tests or treatment.

Family crash moments after leaving son’s high school graduation, killing parents, 53 and 52, and leaving graduate, 18, and his brother, 26, in need of ‘urgent surgery’

Fleming County High’s graduation ceremony reportedly lasted for 12 hours as only one senior and a maximum of six family members were allowed on campus at a time due to social distancing restrictions brought on by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.