‘World War Z’ Will Be An Epic Games Exclusive, Studio Explains Why That’s a Good Thing for Gamers

It’s easy to see why he would mention that this move is good for both devs and gamers alike. According to Epic Games when they first unveiled their store, “Developers receive 88% of revenue. There are no tiers or thresholds. Epic takes 12%. And if you’re using Unreal Engine, Epic will cover the 5% engine […]

Entrepreneurship Programs Are Preparing Students to Become Pioneers

Today’s youth have more tools than ever to embrace practical, science-based learning, but America needs to reverse a few disturbing trends. STEM has key implications in the global economy, and unfortunately, U.S. manufacturing has seen a steep decline since the late 1990s.

Baton Rouge area schools turn to business world to feed children during Coronavirus crisis

Besides the Three O’Clock Project, another alternative is to deliver food by mail. Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena Tangipahoa, St. Helena parishes all plan to use an emergency food service program known as “Meals-to-You” recently developed by the Baylor Collaborative on Hunger and Poverty, an initiative of the Waco, Texas university’s school of social work. […]

Column: The creator of ‘The Real World’ is a big fan and patron of the True/False Fest

Green, who is best known for documentaries including 2017’s “Casting JonBenet,” interviewed more than a hundred people before writing the script for the fictional “The Assistant.” For “Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets, the Ross brothers assembled a reality show-like cast put its members in a Vegas dive bar with a general prompt — act as if […]

This ‘gay, atheist, leftist’ is taking on Poland’s right-wing government — by running for president

A year ago, Biedron, whose popularity is strongest with with younger Poles, launched his own party, Wiosna (“Spring”). Under it, he was elected to European Parliament. The party won 19 seats in the Sejm in October. That’s a tiny fraction of the chamber’s 460 total seats, and Wiosna’s influence on politics is slim compared with […]

Ronan Keating and wife Storm welcomes a baby girl: find out her name!

Congratulations to Ronan Keating and wife Storm who have welcomed their beautiful newborn baby girl – the couple announced via Instagram. Sharing a stunning photograph of himself and his smiling wife, plus their bundle of joy with a blurred-out face, proud dad Ronan wrote: “Hello world. Spreading some good cheer at this time with the announcement of the […]

Ronan Keating and wife Storm welcome baby girl and confirm adorable name

Taking to Instagram on Sunday afternoon, the former Boyzone star posted a snap of Storm holding their little girl in her arms as she lay back in her hospital bed.

IMF approves $1.3 billion loan for Jordan, adjusts for coronavirus expenses

Jordanian police officers are seen at a checkpoint as people walk in the street after Jordan announced it would allow people to go on foot to buy groceries in neighborhood shops, amid concerns over the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Amman, Jordan March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Leveraging SNAP to alleviate poverty — a proven policy approach needed now

Apart from the politics of increasing size of the SNAP benefit (which are contentious), there are logistical hurdles. Based on the 2008 Farm Bill, cost neutrality is a requirement for the calculation of SNAP benefit adequacy. This means that to increase the benefit size, some other aspect of the net income formula would have to […]

Russia Sees No Alternative to Nuclear Deal With Iran – Kremlin

French President Emmanuel Macron said after the meeting with his US counterpart Donald Trump on Tuesday that Paris was ready to work with Washington to forge a new nuclear deal with Iran. US President Donald Trump has repeatedly slammed the JCPOA that was negotiated by the Obama administration as the worst deal in US history and threatened to withdraw the United States from the agreement if it […]