| Nov 1, 2014
THE PLAYER “The Vanishing of Ethan Carter” is a ghost story. Or maybe it's a game about the mind's powerful […]...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 7:29 AM
The watch-like Microsoft Band enters the nascent market for wearable devices to track your activity, display information from a phone and sync with online services.
You can map your run with the band's GPS radio, check your heartbeat, view messages,...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:41 PM
With a swipe across an iPad, a game player becomes a bottlenose dolphin. Everything the gamer does, the dolphin does, too. She can dive deep into the water, shoot 20 feet up and twist into a full-body spin in midair. Amid the acrobatics, the gamer hunts...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 1:47 PM
The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports:
A man in his 40s approach a Chicago resident on the 1100 block of South Boulevard at 10:50 p.m. Aug. 19, began an argument that resulted in both spitting at each other. The man in his 40s...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The following items were collected from reports released by the Oak Park Police Department.
A 31-year-old Chicago man was arrested Sept. 30 by Chicago police after fingerprints on a door linked him to an Aug. 26 armed robbery at the Circle K Shell gas...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:30 PM
For anyone who may think the action in Keanu Reeves' "John Wick" plays out like a video game, they're in luck: The hit man will become available as a free downloadable character to integrate into "Payday 2."
The free update, available two days before the...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 10:35 AM
"Hyrule Warriors" takes Nintendo's evergreen "Legend of Zelda" franchise in an unexpectedly straightforward direction. Although most "Zelda" games are sprawling adventures packed with puzzling dungeons, "Hyrule Warriors" is a battlefield brawler where you...
| Oct 15, 2014
Three more Lego-branded movies are coming to the big screen, following the box-office success of this year's “The Lego Movie.” […]...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Writer-director David Ayer takes his gritty explorations of masculinity and violence to the battlefields of World War II in "Fury," starring Brad Pitt as the hardened leader of an American tank crew behind German lines.
Movie critics largely agree...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:03 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Friends, family, teachers and classmates are remembering the two Warwick High School students slain at an elementary school parking lot 12 days ago.
John A. "Lito" Nieves Jr., 17, and Bryant M. Wilder Jr., 16, were gunned down...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 10:36 PM
”Sure, I’ve been a geek and a nerd since I was a little kid,” admits Jody Wheeler, vice-president of Bent-Con, the upcoming convention celebrating the wide cross-sections where LGBTQ and fanboy culture meet. “I had all the Star...