• Disney+ mars classic ‘Cinderella’ with stereotype warning 16 Nov 2019 21:07 I adored the story of “Cinderella” as a child. The prospect of having a man so in love with me that he’d crisscross the kingdom searching for my size 6 1/2 foot was heady stuff. It never occurred to me that Cindy was oppressed by the patriarchy or that …
  • Hong Kong cartoonist Zunzi urges world to look at protests 16 Nov 2019 16:38 As the protests in Hong Kong intensify, one political cartoonist sees his work as an important way of recording the truth.  Wong Kei-Kwan, better known by his pen name, "Zunzi", has been covering Hong Kong politics through his satirical drawings …
  • South African cartoonist Zapiro receives top French cultural award 16 Nov 2019 15:08 Issued on: 16/11/2019 - 13:52Modified: 16/11/2019 - 12:56 South African cartoonist Zapiro was presented with the Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres, one of France's highest cultural honours, at a ceremony on Wednesday. Zapiro, real name …
  • Bozell & Graham Column: Which Movies Are 'Culturally Outdated'? 16 Nov 2019 12:42 Disney is launching its “Disney Plus” live-streaming service, which promises to be tremendously popular, which is unfortunate. “Experts” from the enlightened side of the tracks are unscrolling their grievances about how the Disney film catalogue is full of …
  • Best of cartoons, November 17, 2019 16 Nov 2019 08:32
  • Best of cartoons, November 17, 2019 16 Nov 2019 08:04 Best of cartoons, November 17, 2019 Skip to sections navigationSkip to contentSkip to footer 7 ImagesOur talented team of artists, illustrators and cartoonists give us their humorous version of the news of the day. November 16, 2019 — 6.08pm1/7 …
  • ‘I love the creative, artistic side - I struggle with the other stuff’ - Jape’s Richie Egan on...   16 Nov 2019 05:43 Far away in his adopted home of Malmö, Sweden, Dubliner Richie Egan understood why his friends were so dismayed by the news. "I come back a lot - maybe six times a year - and every time it's more hotels and office blocks," he says. "And …
  • 'The Little Mermaid' Became Part Of Our World 30 Years Ago This Weekend 16 Nov 2019 02:53 You should probably sitting down before you read this — or at least floating under the sea: The Little Mermaid is 30 years old. Yes, the animated classic widely regarded as the film that reversed years of weak Disney cartoons and officially launched what …
  • Editorial Cartoons of the Week (November 9 to 15) 16 Nov 2019 01:37
  • BNP’s ‘no’ to everything is impediment to dev 15 Nov 2019 19:46 BNP’s “habit of saying no” to everything the government does is one of the main impediments to development, Minister for Information Hasan Mahmud yesterday said at a seminar in Chattogram. The seminar, titled “One Decade of Development in Industries and …
  • Column: Disney+ launched the same week as the impeachment hearings. Coincidence or distraction? 15 Nov 2019 18:53 I don’t think Bob Iger and Walt Disney Co. intended to damage democracy by launching Disney+ this week. Rattle Netflix, sure; colonize the digital landscape, absolutely; ask if you want the credit card you use to register for your free month of Disney+ to …
  • Marlette cartoons of the week! Nov. 15 15 Nov 2019 18:32
  • Teacher, 4 others nabbed for extortion, loot 15 Nov 2019 18:02 Representative imagePATNA: Police arrested a government teacher and four others for their alleged involvement in extorting money from vehicles and loot from Malahi village under Barh police station area in Bihar's Patna district on the intervening …
  • Bezos’ plan backfires 15 Nov 2019 17:44 As the Beatles said, money can’t buy you love. And it just might bring you grief if your spending gets too obvious. That’s the hard lesson the folks at Amazon learned in the 2019 Seattle City Council election. Jeff Bezos and his top geniuses in the nation’ …
  • We might as well celebrate Seattle’s gloom; it isn’t going away 15 Nov 2019 17:44 While I was living in Los Angeles, I made a point of defending my hometown whenever the subject of Seattle rain came up. I pointed out that Seattle summers are glorious (though too brief) and that it actually does not rain constantly, like some people …
  • The Fiver | An edition that registered meh out of 10 on our Will-This-Do-o-meter 15 Nov 2019 16:02 INTERNATIONAL BREAK, PATIENCE SNAP The way former Fiver favourites England have been going recently, you’d have to say they’ve got a fair chance of winning Euro 2020. They’re scoring plenty of goals, their captain is now officially better than Tom Finney …
  • Disney Plus and Thrust has officially replaced 'Netflix and Chill' 15 Nov 2019 15:11 Not many know the origins of “Netflix and chill”, yet ever since it was first uttered back in 2009 as a passing phrase on Twitter, it has been adopted into one of the most widely used bits of internet slang around. And one of the most common dating …
  • Books in Brief: Look Both Ways by Jason Reynolds; Stargazing by Jen Wang 15 Nov 2019 13:19 CHILDREN'S Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks by Jason Reynolds, illustrated by Alex Nabaum; Caitlyn Dlouhy Book/Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 189 pages ($17.99) Ages 10 to 14. ... The science of boogers – and being a friend. Stealing …
  • 7 savagely funny cartoons about the Trump impeachment hearings 15 Nov 2019 12:37
  • Keeping The Web Child-Friendly 15 Nov 2019 11:22 Has your child ever taken your phone, browsed the internet and went onto sites they weren't supposed to? It happens – children are unpredictable. But to make their online environment safer, there are several apps you can download which make it easier …
  • Kyoto: Zen and the art of an ancient city 15 Nov 2019 10:55 These paintings hang in the smoking room of the castle, surrounded by portraits of ancestors, and the political cartoons which her father, Desmond, the late Knight of Glin, used to collect. One might think nothing of the flower paintings except for the …
  • Local artist refuses to let a disability stop him 15 Nov 2019 08:44 Zecky Langner is a 28-year-old artist living with arthrogryposis, a disability that causes congenital joint contractions in multiple areas of the body. The condition has left his hands and arms useless. PONCE DE LEON — For Zecky Langner, art isn’t just a …
  • Amazon Prime vs. Disney+: Which streaming service is right for you? 15 Nov 2019 06:48 If you shop online, you probably know Amazon Prime, Amazon’s catch-all premium service that offers everything from free shipping on Amazon orders to music and video streaming. By now you’re probably also familiar with Disney+, the new streaming service …
  • Celebrating Pique 15 Nov 2019 05:44 Did you know that the first edition of Pique is dated the day before it was available, or that our offices are a haven for dogs, or that G.D. Maxwell is on column No. 1,237? We celebrate 25 years of Pique in this special feature. Pique today Issue 1.1 An …
  • Brian Johnson: Pro Wrestling was my soap opera 15 Nov 2019 05:41 Soap operas have never been my thing. Maybe it's a male thing. Maybe it's the fact that growing up I was more glued to cartoons and sports. But one soap opera, of some sorts, played out each week and I latched on to it, whether it be on television …
  • New high-speed train to feature Japanese cartoons 15 Nov 2019 05:17 The Taiwan High-Speed Rail Corp (THSRC) yesterday officially launched a new theme train from Taipei, with the train’s exterior featuring two popular cartoon characters created by Japanese illustrator Kanahei. The company said that the train, featuring …
  • Disney Warns of Racism in Classic Movies on New Platform 15 Nov 2019 05:13 NEW YORK – Disney has decided to include warnings on its new streaming platform about racist content that appears in some of its classic films. The message accompanies the description of titles including “Dumbo,” “Peter Pan,” “The Jungle Book,” “Lady and …
  • S.E. Cupp: Senate vote could offer up some surprises 15 Nov 2019 00:21 Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, escapes inquiring reporters in an elevator on Capitol Hill in Washington earlier this month. Some Republicans, including the former presidential nominee, could turn on Trump to save their own legacies.  SUSAN WALSH, ASSOCIATED …
  • Correction: Ukraine-World War II story 14 Nov 2019 23:09 MOSCOW — In a Nov. 13 story about Ukraine’s capital Kyiv renaming streets, The Associated Press cited a Jewish organization’s leader as saying one of the streets had been named after Ivan Pavlenko, whom the leader identified as a Nazi collaborator. The …
  • Frozen 2:  Disney sequel's environmental message for the Greta Thunberg generation  14 Nov 2019 21:33 The film is released in the UK on November 22 and will have some way to go to match the box office success of the first Frozen film, which grossed over £1 billion. It features a song, Into The Unknown, which could become a hit to rival Let It Go, the tune …
  • Disney Plus adds disclaimer about racist stereotypes 14 Nov 2019 21:25   NEW YORK – Disney’s new streaming service has added a disclaimer to "Dumbo," “Peter Pan” and other classics because they depict racist stereotypes, underscoring a challenge media companies face when they resurrect older movies in modern times. …
  • Disney Plus adds disclaimer about racist movie stereotypes 14 Nov 2019 21:12 Mae Anderson, Ap Technology Writer Updated 4:10 pm EST, Thursday, November 14, 2019 FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Disney’s new streaming service, Disney …
  • Emerging Demand for A Dragon Costume 14 Nov 2019 20:47 Nov 14, 2019 02:56 PM EST With the passage of time, the choices and the preferences of the kids vary. The continuously changing choices of the kids from time to time make it complex for the parents to analyze the recent choice which they can present to …
  • FXX’s ‘Cake’ is Serving Up a Tasty Selection of Animated Shorts 14 Nov 2019 19:40 Roughly midway through its inaugural season, FXX’s weekly half-hour live-action and animated shorts anthology series, Cake, has so far served up a refreshing and tasty selection of films; scouts honor, we promise to cease the culinary confection references …
  • New York Daily News: Rudy Giuliani travels dirty road of smears and dirty tricks 14 Nov 2019 19:19 Here begins another in a series of periodic reassessments of the reputation of the once-respected two-term mayor of New York City, Rudy Giuliani. In a deposition transcript released recently, George Kent, the deputy assistant secretary of state responsible …
  • The Fiver | An England milestone that is as remarkable as a 12th birthday 14 Nov 2019 18:23 TO THE EUROS? Day five of what Raheem Sterling described as No Big Thing, a “5-10 second thing” so small that The Fiver’s eyes and ears are bleeding from having to read and hear about it. Of course, being the world’s most supercilious football email, we …
  • What We Know About ‘Battle Breakers,’ Epic Games’ First New Game Since ‘Fortnite’ 14 Nov 2019 17:46 Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin "Battle Breakers"Credit: Epic GamesTopline: Epic Games surprise released a new PC/mobile free-to-play game called Battle Breakers, its first new game since the smash-hit launch of Fortnite …
  • Disney+ warns viewers that old movies may have ‘outdated cultural depictions’ 14 Nov 2019 17:36 Viewers who signed up to stream Disney+ were greeted with disclaimers about racist and offensive content in some older movies. “Dumbo,” for example, had this statement at the bottom of the movie’s description: “This program is presented as originally …
  • Watch a Sneak Peek from Episode 2 of Disney Plus' High School Musical: The Series 14 Nov 2019 17:08 Disney+ has finally launched, and while we're all buzzing over episode 1 of The Mandalorian, the unlocking of Disney's legendary movie vault, and the chance to binge classic cartoons like DuckTales and Gargoyles, the new streaming service also …
  • Disney+ warns of outdated cultural depictions in classic films 14 Nov 2019 16:09 Disney+ has added warnings that classic Disney films contain ''outdated cultural depictions''. Users of the new streaming service, which launched in the US on November 12, have seen the messages attached to films such as 1941's ' …
  • Professor Ridicules Standardized Tests, IQ, Western Intelligence Ideals in Talk 14 Nov 2019 15:56 What do climate change and college admissions have in common? Intelligence, according to Prof. Robert Sternberg. At a Tuesday evening lecture, the human development professor argued that flawed Western notions of intelligence are responsible for ingrained …
  • ‘An artist, a friend and a freedom fighter’ – Zapiro receives top French cultural award 14 Nov 2019 15:54 Famed cartoonist Jonathan "Zapiro" Shapiro has received a top French cultural award in recognition of his contribution to the arts. On Wednesday, French Ambassador to South Africa Aurélien Lechevallier bestowed upon him the Knight in the Order of …
  • Disney+ warns viewers of 'outdated cultural depictions' in old movies 14 Nov 2019 12:36 As The Washington Post noted, the company's decision not to censor those titles was met with both praise and criticism. (You won't find the notorious Song of the South, criticized for glorifying plantation life and slavery, on the service, though.) …
  • Why we should stop calling it 'screen time' to our kids 14 Nov 2019 12:17 While adults tend to view language as fluid and open to interpretation, kids tend to be fairly rigid about it. They want clear explanations about what a word means. They also want to know where the thing or concept that is represented by the word, fits in …
  • BRICKLIVE brings the force to Iconsiam 14 Nov 2019 11:23 LEGO fans are celebrating national LEGO week with the grand opening today (November 14) of "BRICKLIVE" – the biggest BRICK-Built festival in Southeast Asia. This year brings a new theme from the fan favorite franchise-movie "Star Wars." …
  • The world of online casino gaming 14 Nov 2019 08:24 The generation we belong to had just started to understand something known as computer games. Our generation that would rely heavily on entertainment watching Hanna Barbara's epic creation of Tom & Jerry cartoons or Warner Bros. 'Thunder Cats…
  • Netflix announces multi-year partnership with Nickelodeon to make new cartoons 14 Nov 2019 07:44 Netflix announces multi-year partnership with Nickelodeon to make new cartoons - as streaming giant hits back against family-friendly Disney+ Netflix announced the deal with Nickelodeon in terse statement on Wednesday Said it will produce new films and TV …
  • Prince Albert on Twins Jacques and Gabriella: They're Starting to Say, 'Are We There Yet?' 14 Nov 2019 06:25 Years from now, Monaco’s Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella may recall their 2019 visit to Japan as the family trip that included a local school visit, toy shopping and that time “Dad took us to Disneyland — and left us there.” The royal twins, who turn …
  • Disney adds disclaimer to movies on Disney+ with racist caricatures 14 Nov 2019 04:19 Disney+ debuted with all the classic Disney animated movies you know and love like Dumbo, Lady and the Tramp, Fantasia, and more. Still, many of these films and others come with a disclaimer about its racist content.  Since its launch on Tuesday, …
  • Disney+ signs up 10 mil in day 14 Nov 2019 03:43 Walt Disney Co.'s new streaming television service Disney+ got off to a roaring start by signing up 10 million subscribers on its first day, the company announced Wednesday. Disney said in a statement it has seen "extraordinary consumer demand…
  • Disney Plus warns of 'outdated cultural depictions' in some... 14 Nov 2019 03:17 Marisa Iati, The Washington Post Published 5:43 pm PST, Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Disney frequently has come under fire for characters that promote racist stereotypes. The crows in "Dumbo," released in 1941, encapsulate stereotypes of African …
  • Disney+ streaming service gets 10 mn subscribers at launch 14 Nov 2019 03:08 Disney+ marks a huge bet by the media-entertainment giant, pitching it into direct conflict with on-demand services such as Netflix and Amazon Prime which have disrupted the Hollywood media landscape. AFP Photo Walt Disney Co. said Wednesday it signed up …
  • 1 Disney Plus warns of ‘outdated cultural depictions’ in some films. That’s not enough, experts say. 14 Nov 2019 02:52 The decision to attach this message to some animated films was met with both praise from people who viewed it as an accountability measure and criticism from those who thought its wording was dismissive. The mixed response, experts say, highlights the fact …
  • Peppa Pig is an idiot, here's what your toddler should watch instead 14 Nov 2019 02:46 Comment: Peppa Pig is an a**hole. Honestly, it's good to get it off my chest. I spent five days locked indoors with a nearly-3-year-old with a cold and an ear infection, while I tried to work full days and keep some semblance of sanity. To the absolute …
  • From school teacher to fine artist 14 Nov 2019 02:39 Krikun in his art studio with one of his current works that is in progress. Jordan Stricker Mickey Krikun is a Mayerthorpe staple. He has dedicated much of his life to moulding young minds through teaching, but his real contribution comes from the fine art …
  • General Debate 14 November 2019 14 Nov 2019 02:28 Hands up who thinks Labour has the competency to do this without screwing it up? History shows they screwed things up before eg Labour’s Lange Govt of 1987 and their separation of TVNZ and Radio NZ (then a few years later along comes the Internet, where …
  • Comparing the live experiences of Andrew Bird and Hozier 14 Nov 2019 02:25 A man and his band create intimate spaces not experienced at stadium shows  Seeing an artist in concert is, for many, the ultimate way to honor their music and truly experience what they’ve created. The opportunity to hear a singer’s live vocals and the …
  • Dugan's passion shines through art 14 Nov 2019 02:16 ABINGDON — Darbi Dugan, 23, is an Abingdon woman with a passion for art. She's an animator and illustrator who operates the Facebook page “Darbi Draws.” For the past few years, she has mostly resided in Springfield, Missouri, where she attended …
  • Disney+ Adds Warning to Problematic Movies from the Past 14 Nov 2019 00:40 Disney+ is here and it brings with it a ton of classic Disney content spanning the decades. But that also brings with it some potentially problematic content, some of which younger viewers may be discovering for the very first time. This is something …
  • Advice in ‘Getting Older’ Never Gets Old 13 Nov 2019 23:46 Those of us in the baby boom generation used to warn one another not to trust anyone over 30. Now that many of us are twice that age or even older, we are going to need a new credo. Happily, Richard Siegel and Rabbi Laura Geller offer us exactly that in “ …
  • Disney+ review: An affordable, must-have streaming service for families and Disney nerds 13 Nov 2019 22:54 The Disney+ streaming service arrived like Beauty and the Beast’s ballroom dance, with “oohs” and “ahs” and glistening eyes. Packed with high-quality content from the Disney vault, a few original productions—including what promises to be a fabulous Star …
  • Here Are 5 Movies Disney Plus Put ‘Cultural’ Warnings On 13 Nov 2019 22:32 Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin The Aristocats, 1970.Photo by LMPC via Getty ImagesTopline: As Disney+ continued to stream its archive of beloved movies and TV shows to its new nearly 10 million users⁠, viewers discovered, in a sign of …
  • What was it that Trump said about 5th Avenue? 13 Nov 2019 21:46 We have now reached the public phase of the House impeachment investigation into the curious shenanigans of President Donald Trump regarding Ukraine. The allegation against Trump is that he, through his private attorney, Rudy Giuliani, and his ambassador …
  • Here’s everything currently available on Disney+ in the U.S. 13 Nov 2019 21:12 If you signed up for Disney+ — and given that 10 million people did on the first day, there’s a good chance you did — you might be wondering what’s available. Sure, the big names like The Mandalorian and Avengers: Endgame are front and center on the new …
  • Para Mi Pueblo Showcases Five Decades of Local Color 13 Nov 2019 20:59 Political art is popping up across Denver. At RedLine, CounterArt displays pieces associated with South Korea’s Candlelight Revolution, a series of peaceful protests held in 2016 and  2017. Para mi Pueblo: Chicano/a Muralists of Colorado at the …
  • Art Attack: Sixteen Best Things for Gallery Lovers to Do in Denver This Week 13 Nov 2019 20:59 The Denver art world keeps on spinning at warp speed this week, with a holiday twinkle evidenced by group shows (several of them juried), an art auction, "best of" shows and even a print pop-up sale. Kill two birds (French hens?) with one stone, …
  • Disney+ streaming service gets 10 million subscribers at launch 13 Nov 2019 20:40 Walt Disney said Wednesday it signed up 10 million subscribers for Disney+ within a day of launching its new streaming television service. The company said in a statement it has seen "extraordinary consumer demand" and "has already reached a …
  • Disney+ warns of "outdated cultural depictions" in classic movies 13 Nov 2019 19:36 By Christopher Brito November 13, 2019 / 2:32 PM / CBS News Streaming wars escalate with Disney+ launch Disney+ is slapping content warnings on some of its classic animated movies to notify users about "outdated cultural depictions." The …
  • Netflix, Nickelodeon team up in multiyear deal to provide animated films, TV shows 13 Nov 2019 19:22 Netflix, Nickelodeon team up in multiyear deal to provide animated films, TV shows Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 2:15 PM EST Nov 13, 2019 Netflix and Nickelodeon are teaming up to offer audiences another option to catch …
  • ‘SpongeBob’ Spinoff Highlights Netflix-Nickelodeon Deal 13 Nov 2019 18:54 LOS ANGELES — Nickelodeon will make a “SpongeBob SquarePants” spinoff for Netflix as part of a multiyear content-production deal that reflects the pressure on Netflix to fortify itself against new streaming competition, notably Disney Plus. Netflix and …
  • Disney+ Launch: ‘The Mandalorian’ Is So Yesterday. What to Watch Next? 13 Nov 2019 18:10 After a hard morning yesterday of having my iPhone repeatedly passive-aggressively autocorrect “baby Yoda” to “baby Yoga”, I have put “The Mandalorian” behind me. This is how you survive in the thin air at the summit of Peak TV. You argue about a verdant …
  • The Fiver | Who to support at Euro 2020 next summer? 13 Nov 2019 17:47 TEAM TEEMU The Fiver wanted England to win the last World Cup. We really did, they seemed a great bunch of lads. But Euro 2020? Not so much. Look at the state of them, Gareth Southgate in full Frank Drebin mode, insisting there’s nothing to see here while …
  • Deus Ex Baryon 13 Nov 2019 17:33 Aside from the story being set in Taiwan, the hero peppering his speech with Hoklo (also known as Taiwanese) and his combat moves being named after Taiwanese food items, Deus Ex Baryon (é‡ ç”²æ©Ÿç¥ž) totally rips off every cliche possible from Japanese …
  • Spreading Judaism On Television: An Interview with Kiruv Enthusiast, Rabbi Zamir Cohen 13 Nov 2019 17:33 Photo Credit: Hidabroot.com Rabbi Zamir Cohen Rabbi Zamir Cohen, founder of the Hidabroot Organization, is probably the most popular media rabbi in Israel today. The Hidabroot Torah website – in Hebrew and English – receives some three million hits per …
  • Russia to Honour Over 100 Years of Animation History at 6th Nat'l IKAR Award Ceremony - Director 13 Nov 2019 17:25 Russia 19:38 13.11.2019(updated 19:55 13.11.2019) Get short URL Applications for the critically acclaimed awards ceremony opened on 6 November, and will see industry professionals from across the country awarded for their work in animated films released in …
  • Koch and Soros money flows to UW campus -- and most students still think for themselves 13 Nov 2019 16:53 Back in 2013 when Republican lawmakers were trying to boot the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism from the UW-Madison campus, GOP leaders cited the center’s funding as a concern. It had received more than $500,000 from the Open Society Institute …
  • Nickelodeon to produce new animated movies for Netflix 13 Nov 2019 15:28 Nickelodeon is deepening its ties with Netflix, the streaming company that once nearly destroyed its business. The two companies on Wednesday announced a multiyear pact that requires Nickelodeon to produce original animated feature films and television …
  • Box Office: ‘Joker’ Drops Below $1 Million But Tops ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ 13 Nov 2019 15:02 'Joker'Warner Bros.It was a good news/bad news day for Joaquin Phoenix and Todd Phillips’ Joker. The bad news is that the Warner Bros. release dipped below $1 million in daily grosses for the first time, earning $905,000 (-48% from last Tuesday …
  • Where Are Disney Plus’s Promised Marvel Shows? Far, Far Away 13 Nov 2019 14:47 Falcon and the Winter SoliderMarvelDisney Plus is live in the wild, and it has arrived with pretty much two things: a massive truckload of nostalgia ranging from 90s cartoons to classic Disney and Pixar movies, and a shiny, high profile new offering in The …
  • Premiere: Join Dean Martin Holiday Party In Animated “Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Clip 13 Nov 2019 14:27 Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Actor Dean Martin (Photo by �� John Springer Collection/CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images)Corbis via Getty ImagesAs holiday music sneaks into our lives earlier and earlier every year it gets easy to …
  • Marina gives thumbs down to new Mahathir biopic 13 Nov 2019 13:41 PETALING JAYA: A biopic on Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has been criticised by the prime minister’s eldest daughter, Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir (pix), for failing to get the family’s endorsement. She said neither she nor any of her family members, who would …
  • Ukrainian capital names streets after Nazi collaborators 13 Nov 2019 13:00 MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian Jewish Committee’s director has harshly criticized a decision by the Ukrainian capital’s legislature to name streets after Nazi collaborators. Eduard Dolinsky said the Kyiv city council ruled Tuesday to name a city street after …
  • Editorial: Balancing a hectic schedule 13 Nov 2019 12:19 Reading Time: 2 minutesI have three, no — wait — four calendars on the go at all times. One in my bag, my fridge, my phone and one that floats around all willy-nilly. Each day is separated into five categories; kids, work, school/homework, ex’s work …
  • So...Let's Talk About That Mandalorian Ending 13 Nov 2019 08:51 If you’re lucky enough to live in a country where Disney has launched its vast, occasionally breaking, and petrifyingly all-encompassing new streaming service today, you’ve probably watched the first episode of The Mandalorian by now. Shall we talk about …
  • Hulu vs. Disney+: How Disney’s two streaming services stack up 13 Nov 2019 07:48 The Hulu vs. Disney+ battle is an odd one because the two services aren’t really competitors. Thanks to Disney’s $71 billion acquisition of 21st Century Fox, both Hulu and Disney+ are owned by the same company. They’re not rivals. They’re partners, which …
  • Calabria Foti Releases 'Prelude To A Kiss,' Out Now 13 Nov 2019 07:14 New York, NY (Top40 Charts) For her 4th CD release, vocalist/violinist Calabria Foti wanted to do an album like her vocal heroes did back in the day; that is, with a big orchestra and legendary arrangers on the podium in an iconic Hollywood recording …
  • Disney+ release day turns for the worst 13 Nov 2019 07:09 With the release of Disney+ last night at midnight, the streaming service has already seen many flaws in the system. For those who have been living under a rock the past few months, Disney+ is a digital on-demand streaming service where subscribers can not …
  • Viacom18 enters education space with the launch of VOOT Kids 13 Nov 2019 06:24 Viacom18 is all set to enter the education space with the launch of VOOT Kids. The new VOOT Kids app is an extension of the kid’s section within the Voot app, but now it focuses on edutainment, instead of just entertainment for kids. This makes it a closer …
  • Disney+ Adds Disclaimer To 'Dumbo,' 'The Jungle Book' For Problematic Scenes 13 Nov 2019 03:01 Looks like many of the classic movies showing on Disney+ are coming with a new addition: a disclaimer at the beginning. Films like “Dumbo,” “The Jungle Book,” and “The Aristocats” will reportedly feature the following warning: “This program is presented as …
  • The streaming wars have begun in earnest, and the B.C. film industry hopes to cash in 13 Nov 2019 02:57 With Disney Plus entering the market Tuesday, the battle for streaming supremacy has entered a new phase, and B.C.’s film industry is salivating at the possibilities. The province’s film sector is already booming, accounting for more than 40 per cent of …
  • Disney Plus Offers Warnings Over 'Outdated Cultural Depictions' in Classic Films 13 Nov 2019 02:37 Disney Plus is officially out in the wild now, and while it features a ton of new movies and shows like The Mandalorian, a Lady and the Tramp remake, and Jeff Goldblum, users are noticing that some older content is coming with an “outdated cultural …
  • George Pyle: In my day, people knew how to impeach a president 13 Nov 2019 02:15 I suppose it was just happenstance that the two rounds of congressional hearings digging into the malfeasance of Richard Nixon took place mostly when I was not in school. So, instead of game shows and cartoons, teenage me immersed himself in gavel-to-gavel …
  • 5 brutal cartoons about Trump's environmental assault 09 Nov 2019 13:01
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  • Digital Trends Live: Death Stranding, Disney+ review, and wooden cartoons 09 Nov 2019 00:46 On this episode of Digital Trends Live, hosts Greg Nibler and Gavin DeGraw discuss the top trending stories in tech, including the release of Death Stranding, a Disney+ review, the launch of more Starlink satellites, Airbnb’s plan to verify every listing, …
  • South Korea court rules explicit drawings in comics and cartoons are child pornography   08 Nov 2019 05:25 South Korea’s Supreme Court has overturned a lower court decision and ruled that sexually explicit drawings of teenagers in “anime” cartoons and “manga” comics should be considered child pornography. After issuing its ruling on Thursday, the court ordered …
  • Reader’s guide to analysing and understanding political cartoons 08 Nov 2019 02:24 By PETER MWAURA More by this Author Yesterday’s cartoon on page 14 depicts an angry Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko remonstrating in front of a TV camera labelled “Media”. He’s dressed in a black T-shirt, black baseball cap and dark glasses. He’s also wearing …
  • Marlette political cartoons for the week of Nov. 8, 2019 07 Nov 2019 23:42
  • 5 wickedly funny cartoons about Elizabeth Warren's health-care plan 07 Nov 2019 12:48
  • 7 Fighting racism with cartoons, Zunar releases new book 'Cartoons against racism' seeks to send the message that Islam prohibits racism and all M'sians should enjoy the same rights. 2019-11-06 13:05:00+08:00 06 Nov 2019 09:43 Racism degrades the mind and is a major obstacle to nation-building efforts,  cartoonist Zulkiflee SM Anwar Ulhaque declared. Better known as Zunar, he is hoping to drive home this message to Malaysians through his latest offering, titled "Cartoons …
  • “Cardiac kids”: Nuggets, 8-3, wondering why wins have been so dramatic 16 Nov 2019 20:35 Against Brooklyn, the Nuggets trailed by 16 in the third quarter. Against Philadelphia, Denver was staring at a 21-point deficit in the fourth. Both times, the Nuggets (8-3) had to mount furious rallies to emerge with a win. “The last couple of wins we’ve …
  • 'No time to be kids': The students travelling 100km a day for selective schools 16 Nov 2019 17:14 Rosalind Walsh, an expert in gifted education and a proponent of selective schools, called on the NSW Department of Education to reintroduce catchments for selective schools. Zones for selective schools were dropped in the late 1980s, and dozens more …
  • 9-year-old collects bottles to cover surgical costs for kids with cleft palates 16 Nov 2019 15:45 Abigail Moen, 9, didn't know what a cleft lip or cleft palate was until she watched a commercial that brought tears to her eyes."I was sad," the fourth-grader from Eastchester, New York, told CNN. "I said: 'Daddy, can we do something …
  • Doordarshan plans to produce 'Indian' content for youth and kids soon 16 Nov 2019 14:54 Express News Service NEW DELHI: Doordarshan may soon have dedicated content for youth and kids on Indian mythologies and contemporary literature. The move comes as public broadcaster Prasar Bharati plans to commercialise its idle channels.  Currently, …
  • How to build the perfect set-up for video games 16 Nov 2019 14:42 Whether you’re a PC, console or smartphone gamer, there’s a wealth of accessories that promise to improve your experience – and your score. But from mechanical keyboards to high dynamic range monitors the choices and jargon can be confusing. Here is our …
  • A 9-year-old is collecting bottles to cover surgical costs for kids with cleft palates 16 Nov 2019 10:56 "I was sad," the fourth-grader from Eastchester, New York, told CNN. "I said, 'Daddy, can we do something? I want to help those kids.'"The commercial detailed the hardships kids born with the facial deformity deal with --- …
  • Goodhue: Kids vital to rugby's survival 16 Nov 2019 03:32 What is a father to say of his own rugby knowledge when three of his sons reach the game's professional level, including the All Blacks? Some would shout it from the rooftops, most likely in the pub or on the sideline as they believe everyone and …
  • Kids'll Create Cool Stuff at the Cardboard Challenge 15 Nov 2019 20:08 What to Know Sunday, Nov. 17 from 2 to 5 p.m. Two Bit Circus in the Arts District Free Caine Monroy hadn't yet completed his first decade on Earth when he found that his wondrous, self-created place of play, an attraction called Caine's Arcade, had …
  • Helping Hands: Positive Connections makes time for parents and kids 15 Nov 2019 19:32 Have you ever heard of a parenting time center before, or what purpose and population it may serve? Many people haven’t despite its high demand and importance! Positive Connections (PC) is a parenting time center and program of Lakes Crisis & Resource …
  • Amazon Fire HD 10 Kids Edition review: Big screen on a budget 15 Nov 2019 19:15 Amazon Fire HD 10 Kids Edition review: Big screen on a budget “This rough-and-tumble tablet can survive a young child's worst, and will put a smile on their face.” Decent 10.1-inch screen Curated age-appropriate content Worry-free 2-year warranty for …
  • Apple Arcade adds Rosie's Reality, a kids puzzle game featuring robots 15 Nov 2019 17:00 Apple/ Screenshot by Shelby Brown/ CNET This story is part of CNET's coverage of Apple Arcade, including exclusive first looks we got at some of the service's high-profile new games.   Apple Arcade added another game to its new $4.99 …
  • What to watch with your kids: ‘Arctic Dogs,’ ‘Klaus’ and more 15 Nov 2019 12:04 Age 13+ Super fun reboot mixes female empowerment, lots of violence. “Charlie’s Angels” is a reboot of the ’70s TV series about a trio of female secret agents (Kristen Stewart, Ella Balinska and Naomi Scott). Elizabeth Banks directs, switching the …
  • Arizona Wildcats QB commit Will Plummer 'going to bring everything to practices and games' 15 Nov 2019 11:02 Arizona’s 2020 recruiting class is so far comprised of mostly offensive players — including three-star quarterback Will Plummer. Plummer emerged as the top passer in Arizona this season with 3,584 yards and 33 touchdowns, but threw 18 interceptions. He …
  • Birmingham kids as young as nine turn to Childline over sexual exploitation 15 Nov 2019 06:32 Birmingham has seen a staggering rise n counselling sessions with children who’ve been groomed and forced into sexual activity, shock new figures show. Statistics reveal a 17 per cent rise in the city, with volunteers at Birmingham’s Childline base …
  • Parents, kids resolve to stay off gadgets in this Tamil Nadu town 15 Nov 2019 05:55 By Express News Service PADUKKOTTAI: Parents and students at a panchayat union primary school in Uruvampatti near Annavaasal abided by the pledge they took on Wednesday to stay away from gadgets for an hour and spend time with each other on Children’s Day. …
  • Drug testing Ohio school kids 15 Nov 2019 03:25 ANALYSIS/OPINION: The Ronald Reagan-era rules of the War on Drugs are slowly unraveling, thanks in large part to innocence projects and the decriminalization of marijuana. Indeed, the political classes’ lost art of mandating law and order means states …
  • YouTube’s next big change could penalize anyone who creates for kids 15 Nov 2019 02:39 YouTube just changed a major rule for anyone who uploads videos, ostensibly to protect kids — but now content creators are confused as to how to follow it. Starting next year, all YouTube content creators will have to tick a box when they upload a video, …
  • 2020 BC Winter Games Wear Day 15 Nov 2019 01:41 FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Council has proclaimed Friday’s during January and February as ‘Games Wear Day.’ The Winter Games Committee shared during its presentation to council the tagline and branding for the 2020 Games is the epitome of Fort St. John as the …
  • Joe Diffie to Headline Sutherland Rodeo Concert 14 Nov 2019 23:48 (Sutherland, Nebraska, November 15, 2019) – Country Superstar Joe Diffie, boasting hits such as “Pickup Man” and “John Deere Green” will headline the concert following the Sutherland Rodeo on July 3rd. Sutherland Longhorn Bar owner Tim Aden and Sutherland …
  • Chargers split two home games before lengthy road trip 14 Nov 2019 23:33 Lauren Daf­fenberg shoots in a game earlier this season. (S. Nathaniel Grime | Col­legian) The Hillsdale College Chargers split their first two home games of the season, losing to Saginaw Valley Uni­versity on Friday and defeating Northwood Uni­versity on …
  • Kids go to OR in style 14 Nov 2019 22:02 DOVER Kids in a hospital, facing any type of surgical procedure are understandably nervous, but a new idea at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital aims to make that situation less stressful and more fun. The hospital staff are allowing the kids to drive themselves …
  • SVFD Auxiliary to sponsor Annual Kids’ Christmas Shoppe on Dec. 7 14 Nov 2019 21:56 On Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, SVFD Auxiliary and Santa will be sponsoring the Annual Kids’ Christmas Shoppe at Shingletown Volunteer Fire Department’s Van Stellman Training Center from 9:00 a.m. to noon.   Hosted by the Ridge Rider News, kids aged 4 to 12, …
  • Microsoft Xbox X019: Age of Empires IV, new Rare and Obsidian games, xCloud on PC, and more 14 Nov 2019 21:54 Last year Microsoft resurrected its X0 fan gathering in triumphant fashion, announcing that it had acquired veteran developers InXile and Obsidian. This year, at Xbox X019, we saw the first payoff as Obsidian announced a new game and InXile pinned a …
  • Obsidian’s Grounded is a survival game crossed with Honey, I Shrunk the Kids 14 Nov 2019 21:20 Obsidian is a studio best-known for deep, intriguing role-playing games like Fallout: New Vegas and, most recently, The Outer Worlds. But the studio’s next release moves in a completely different direction. At X019 in London, Obsidian revealed Grounded, a …
  • Kids Connect with Nature and Heritage at Migratory Bird Festival 14 Nov 2019 17:29 Tweet November 11, 2019—French Quarter, St. Martin—On Saturday, hundreds of kids roamed garden paths looking for signs of birds. They dipped nets into huge old boiling coppers to find tadpoles and aquatic insects. They decorated their own bird backpacks to …
  • Kids given foam footballs because normal ones cause too much damage 14 Nov 2019 17:25 These children have been given special balls after residents were left unimpressed by their antics with real footballs (Picture: SWNS)Children in a seaside town have been told to play with foam footballs following complaints that normal ones cause too much …
  • Google Stadia Sure Is Launching Without A Whole Lot Of Features (Or Games) 14 Nov 2019 14:21 Stadia UI (shown by Google)GoogleGoogle Stadia’s launch is less than a week away, but from where things stand right now, it feels more like an early beta test or a trial balloon for a “console-as-service” launch, albeit without an actual box. We already …
  • Why we should stop calling it 'screen time' to our kids 14 Nov 2019 12:17 While adults tend to view language as fluid and open to interpretation, kids tend to be fairly rigid about it. They want clear explanations about what a word means. They also want to know where the thing or concept that is represented by the word, fits in …
  • Tech gifts for your kids you can feel good about giving this Children’s Day 14 Nov 2019 08:42 These well-thought of gifts for your kids will keep them entertained for hours. Technology has become all-encompassing and nowadays, there are tech gadgets for everyone. Sometimes, the lines get blurred as what an age-appropriate gift should be and …
  • Ooredoo announces sponsorship of Kids Cup 14 Nov 2019 06:19 Ooredoo announced yesterday that it would sponsor the upcoming Ooredoo Kids Cup 2019, a junior football tournament organised by Evolution Sports Qatar in the run-up to Qatar 2022. The tournament — set to be held on Friday and Saturday  at Doha College Al …
  • Games of Deception: One trip to McPherson inspires author to write about 1936 U.S basketball team 14 Nov 2019 04:17 When Andrew Maraniss, a New York Times bestselling author, first came to McPherson for the first time, he couldn't help but notice a giant mural painted outside of the McPherson Library. It was the " McPherson Global Refiners" with the …
  • Women’s basketball drop back to back games 14 Nov 2019 02:48 Lauren Lister dribbles the ball up court. Photo courtesy of MU Athletics. Brian Markley Associate Sports Editor The women’s team also started their season this past weekend, as they opened up with games against No. 22 Glenville State and Urbana. The …
  • KDPS hopes arrests sends message to kids that school threats have “serious repercussions” 14 Nov 2019 01:28 Please enable Javascript to watch this video KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Around 9:30 Tuesday night, the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety began receiving tips about a school threat posted online, said assistant chief David Boysen. It was directed toward Loy …
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of): IRCS Provides psychological services for kids in East Azerbaijan quake-affected villages 13 Nov 2019 23:30 TABRIZ, 14 November 2019 (IRCS) – Sahar Groups of Youth organization of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) have rendered psychological services to kids in quake-hit villages of East Azerbaijan. Sahar Groups, which is the Persian abbreviation of “ …
  • Amazon Kindle Kids Edition review: Great for little bookworms 13 Nov 2019 21:12 Amazon Kindle Kids Edition review: Great for little bookworms Compact and easy to use One year of FreeTime Unlimited Comes with a cover Two-year replacement guarantee Great battery life Parental controls are limited Screen resolution is low MicroUSB …
  • Sign up to a Fire for Kids Unlimited family plan for a £10 reward 13 Nov 2019 18:51 TL;DR: A one-year subscription to the Fire for Kids Unlimited family plan is on sale for £47, saving you 41% on list price. (And for Prime members, it's just £29.) We're not for a second suggesting that your children aren't complete angels, but …
  • Are games art? We asked three developers. Here’s how they answered. 13 Nov 2019 16:51 Sangalli: It’s sort of a collaboration in the beginning with you just being there to support and try to make sure that there’s people saying ‘yes’ mostly at that early. So it’s getting the best ideas and then creating artwork and then starting to look for …
  • Game review: ‘Ring Fit Adventure’: Get kids in shape with fantastic and fun fitness game 13 Nov 2019 14:32 Parents need to know that “Ring Fit Adventure” is a fitness adventure game exclusively for the Nintendo Switch. Players explore a large world, attempting to save the land from a giant monster that’s escaped from a magical prison. During the adventure mode, …
  • How to Protect Kids from Becoming Addicted to Gambling 13 Nov 2019 12:31 Addiction to gambling has become a severe problem in society. It has spread across adults and children alike and leaving a lot of people caught in the crossfire. As a parent, it is crucial to protect your children from this scourge. As more and more …
  • Alcatel launches Alcatel Joy Tab Kids 13 Nov 2019 10:20 Alcatel lanched Alcatel Joy Tab Kids, a brand new tablet designed specifically for children. The tablet features robust parental control options and access to Kidomi, a curated content platform with the most popular books, videos, games and music kids want …
  • 6 Alexa Skills to Engage Kids this Children’s Day 13 Nov 2019 10:05 Alexa can not only help bring down the screen time for your child but also help ignite curiosity in them. If you’re a parent and a genie were to grant you a wish, your first thoughts could be, “Help my kids with algebra” or “Help my child go to sleep” or …
  • Bronx gaming center looks to prepare kids for careers of the future 13 Nov 2019 05:13 Please enable Javascript to watch this video THE BRONX — A new gaming center is opening on Home Street to serve Bronx students interested in careers in the gaming industry. "The Bronx Gaming Center is going to be such a robust hub and community center …
  • SEA Games:Coach unhappy with swimming ruling 13 Nov 2019 04:38 NATIONAL coach Chris Martin finds it hard to believe that swimmers can only test the Philippines Sea Games venue a day before the event begins next month. The American, who has produced Olympic champions in the past, said yesterday he has never come across …
  • Turkey Tag Is Our New Favorite Game to Play With the Kids on Thanksgiving 13 Nov 2019 01:50 I wouldn't call it a family tradition, but when my extended crew gets together for a holiday there is often some kind of friendly competition planned. I remember my parents turning a summer cookout during my childhood into a Spades tournament, complete …
  • Toy Mountain returns to brighten kids’ Christmases 12 Nov 2019 22:32 EDMONTON -- Toy Mountain -- a literal mountain of donated toys destined for local children's charities -- has launched its 2019 campaign. “Just to have a gift that we’re able to give from you guys, from the donors, to our kids is going to be amazing, …
  • ATLANTIS CHARTER SOCCER: New kids on the varsity block are in the South Sectional D4 final after 5-1 semifinal win 12 Nov 2019 22:26 FALL RIVER — Check out the story behind this 1:1 ratio. Number of years a sports program has competed on the varsity level: number of trips to a sectional championship game. Atlantis Charter boys' soccer is the architect of this very notable …
  • Cardinal Kids Club hosts open house 12 Nov 2019 22:26 Albion Masonic Lodge members attending the CKC open house on Oct. 30 were (l.-r.) Ken Smiley, Dr. John Williams and Jeff Noble. They are shown with students Ben Webster, Jacob Krohn, Camdyn Rankin. Cardinal Kids Club (CKC) after-school program recently …
  • Ashlee Simpson's Daughter Jagger Is 'Obsessed' With Jessica Simpson’s Kids 12 Nov 2019 22:09 Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross’ 4-year-old daughter, Jagger, is “obsessed” with her cousins — and the feeling is mutual! Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson’s Sweetest Moments With Their Kids Ashlee Simpson and Jessica Simpson. Alexandra Wyman/Invision/ …
  • Kids get a Night Out at Lake YMCA 12 Nov 2019 18:44 Patricia Faulhaber TheSuburbanite.com correspondent Tuesday Nov 12, 2019 at 12:52 PM Every month, children in Lake Township and surrounding communities get an evening of activities including physical activities, crafts, a movie and dinner at the Lake YMCA. …
  • Disney+ launch: 12 things all '90s kids should stream ASAP 12 Nov 2019 17:15 Cable watching may still be more popular than streaming, but as Disney+ and others join the battle, will streaming remain the cheaper option? Just the FAQs, USA TODAY Disney+ finally made its big debut Tuesday, and viewers are already knee deep in the …
  • Viacom18 launches multi-format kids app, VOOT Kids 12 Nov 2019 14:31 NEW DELHI : Media and entertainment conglomerate Viacom18 Media Pvt Ltd announced the launch of VOOT Kids, a new kids app that combines audio, video and text along with puzzles and quizzes. It is priced at Rs. 99 per month and Rs. 999 per year and …
  • Payal Ghosh to celebrate birthday with NGO kids 12 Nov 2019 11:36 Mumbai, Nov 12 (IANS) Actress Payal Ghosh, who will turn a year older on Wednesday, has planned to celebrate her birthday with the children at an NGO here. “Much of my day would be spent with the kids from the NGO. We would play games, chat a lot and then …
  • West Lothian-based Kids Gone Wild picks up prestigious award at Scottish Outdoor and Leisure Awards 12 Nov 2019 10:08 Livingston-based woodland activity business Kids Gone Wild was named Best Children’s Attraction at the fourth Scottish Outdoor and Leisure Awards (SOLA) in Glasgow on November 1. Kids Gone Wild provides outdoors and woodland based experiences to children …
  • The gutsy Billy Gilmour Rangers decision that Scotland kids can take inspiration from 11 Nov 2019 23:26 Scot Gemmill says Scotland now have a factory line of fearless kids with the bottle to compete against the best in the business. The Under-21 boss goes into Friday’s clash with Greece at Tynecastle looking to see his side stay top of their Euro 2021 …
  • Future Kids Preschool Value Childrens' Inquisitive Nature 11 Nov 2019 23:04 At Future Kids Preschool they believe that a child’s knowledge comes from their natural virtue of being inquisitive, and by valuing these curiosities they know they can embrace each child’s journey to understanding the world in which they live. Young  …
  • Kids: Learn about animal survival strategies in program Nov. 14 11 Nov 2019 20:48 Friends of Sears Island will offer a free after-school science program Thursday, Nov. 14, for kids ages 6-12 on how animals prepare for winter and the interesting survival strategies they use. The program will be led by Sandra Mitchell, in the Belfast Free …
  • My kids want an eco Christmas but organic turkeys are so expensive! 11 Nov 2019 17:43 Opinion PUBLISHED: 16:49 11 November 2019 | UPDATED: 16:49 11 November 2019 Liz Nice We're going to be torn in two this Christmas because everyone has different values. Help! PHOTO: Getty Images Archant Sue Bayliss helps a reader who is about to be …
  • TabTale changes its name to Crazy Labs with focus on hyper-casual mobile games 11 Nov 2019 15:11 TabTale got 2.6 billion downloads thanks to its past focus on kids educational games. But in the past couple of years, the Israeli company has focused on hyper-casual, casual, and licensed mobile games. As a result, it is changing its name to Crazy Labs. …
  • Junior Bake Off: the kids spinoff that’s the perfect antidote to baking brutality 11 Nov 2019 15:03 “It’s inspired by the melting ice caps,” Bakr explains to Harry Hill, showing off a blue velvet cake to represent geography, and more specifically an iceberg.It is an impressive sight, with painted cracks suggesting fissures in the ice, and two fondant …
  • Can Parents Ensure Their Kids are Not Turning Into Gaming Addicts? 11 Nov 2019 11:25 Parents of young gamers must ensure their kids are not turning into gaming addicts, professionals in the e-sports industry have insisted. Comments poured in after a major health meeting in Abu Dhabi sparked discussions on how serious gaming addiction is …
  • Dice House Games: a local tabletop gaming shop in Fullerton 11 Nov 2019 09:54 Dice House is a local business that was started by Tuan Le in April 2008 that primarily sells board games, tabletop role playing games and playing cards for “Magic the Gathering.” Le initially worked at The Game Castle, located in the shopping center …
  • These older kid-friendly video games are better than ever 11 Nov 2019 07:47 Another generation of games is drawing to a close, with new PlayStations and Xboxes on the way next Christmas. But that means developers have become more confident in creating games that look and play better than ever. The following selection is chosen …
  • Aldershot day centre bringing together kids as young as three with people in their 90s 11 Nov 2019 07:20 Two generations, up to 91 years apart in age, are being brought together through intergenerational activities in an Aldershot day centre. The elderly participants at the Shawfield Day Centre in Ash, were visited by five children between three and four …
  • Can 'active' video games keep young gamers fit – and happy? (Maybe) 11 Nov 2019 04:56 Paediatric cardiologist Dr. Luis Altamirano wants video game designers to incorporate a dimension of physical activity for the game players in all future products. He was photographed Victoria Hospital in London, Ont. on Thursday October 31, 2019. Derek …
  • Stephen Robinson hails Motherwell kids for resilient display against Celtic 10 Nov 2019 23:11 Stephen Robinson hailed his Motherwell kids for holding their own against Celtic. The Fir Park gaffer insisted his side could hold their heads high despite slumping to defeat at Parkhead. Robinson’s starting XI was wrecked in the build up when skipper …
  • Top 'Fortnite' team FaZe Clan believes a 'fair compromise' can be reached with Epic Games to allow teen banned for life to play again 10 Nov 2019 21:25 jarvis fortnite faze clan epic gamesScreenshot YouTube/Jarvis, Epic Games After 17-year-old Jarvis Khattri's emotional response to being issued a lifetime ban from "Fortnite" for using "aimbots," a software hack, FaZe Clan has …
  • Amazon Kindle for Kids Review: Kid Tested, Mother Approved 10 Nov 2019 12:17 Like most parents, I try to limit my kid’s screen time. But screens are so ubiquitous that it’s sometimes hard for me to grasp how thoroughly they’ve infiltrated my kids’ lives. My almost 5-year-old now uses a Portal to call her grandparents. She watches …
  • Boy, 5, left battered and bruised after 'attack at luxury hotel's kids' club' 10 Nov 2019 06:51 A five-year-old boy was left battered and bruised after allegedly being attacked by fellow kids in a hotel play club, his parents claim. Stills from hotel CCTV footage appear to show the Harvey Irvine being held and hit by six older children, the Daily …
  • KYL to offer Come & Go activities for kids 10 Nov 2019 06:49 WEBSTER CITY — Kendall Young Library offers the Come & Go Activities program for kids 5 years old through fifth grade from 3:45 to 5 p.m. on Thursdays through Dec. 12. Come & Go Activities are a great way for kids to have fun at the library on …
  • Drama, play therapy to help kids cope with stress 10 Nov 2019 06:31 We need to stop treating children as if they were little grown ups! For the most part, they are self-directing and know the struggles that they need to overcome,” says Professor Sue Jennings, a pioneer of Drama Therapy and Play therapy in the UK and Europe …
  • Scots boy, 5, battered at hotel kids’ club in Turkey as bullies caught on CCTV running riot 10 Nov 2019 05:19 Bullies subjected a five-year-old boy to an attack at a luxury hotel's kids’ club which left him bruised and traumatised, CCTV footage shows. Harley Irvine was held and battered by up to six older children at the play area after his mum, Rachel Irvine, …
  • Lenovo pilots VR as an alternative to general anesthesia for kids 10 Nov 2019 01:03 Whether you’re an adult or a child, medical procedures can be intimidating or uncomfortable enough to cause panic — one reason patients might need to be knocked out with general anesthesia. But Lenovo and the Starlight Children’s Foundation have been pilot …
  • Park City Pioneers host first home games in a week 09 Nov 2019 16:48 It’s been three years since the Park City Pioneers last played at the Park City Ice Arena, but that hiatus is now coming to an end as the Pioneers make their return to the local hockey scene as a member of the Black Diamond Hockey League. “It’s so exciting …
  • Tech gifts you can feel good about giving to your kids 09 Nov 2019 12:05 Back when I was a youngin’ in the late '80s and early '90s, the top gifts for the holidays were action figures, Nerf guns, and Power Wheels. Fast-forward to 2019 and I’ve got two kids of my own — a 4-year-old and 5-month-old — and holiday shopping …
  • Hot Holiday Toys on Your Kids' 2019 Wish List 09 Nov 2019 05:54 There is no denying that holiday time will be here faster than we want it to. Still, all of the catalogs, decorations, commercials, and music, draw you in. I'll admit it, I  opened a catalog the other day and fell in love with a furReal Cubby Panda …
  • The best gifts for kids at every age (yes, even teens!) 09 Nov 2019 04:18 The children in our lives make the holidays magical. But sussing out what, exactly, to gift a baby who's barely aware of what's going on, or an energetic toddler? That feels slightly less magical. And it seems like the older they get, the harder it …
  • This week in games: IO confirms Hitman 3 development, BioWare teases Dragon Age news for next month 08 Nov 2019 21:52 If you wanted to jeer “slow news week?” in my general direction...well, this is the week. Maybe it’s because Red Dead Redemption 2 released, maybe it’s because we’re closing in on the holidays, but there is not much going on right now. IO did sort-of …
  • Parents, Not Government, Should Decide If Kids Play Tackle Football 08 Nov 2019 21:40 The State of New York is considering regulating children’s games. Recently, the New York State legislature held hearings on whether the state should ban tackle football for children under the age of 12. Depending on how the hearings are perceived …
  • Like father like son: Bison safeties make the most of being kids of coaches 08 Nov 2019 18:21 Troy Hendricks is the head football coach at Bemidji High School (Minn.). Steve Tutsie is the cornerbacks coach for Marian University in Indianapolis, Ind. The interesting dynamic is Steve has long been a defensive guy. Troy, an NAIA All-American running …
  • There are stranger things than kids enjoying tabletop role-playing games 08 Nov 2019 17:50 They’ve just entered the Manor of Trollskull Alley, a halfling water elemental, half-demon Paladin, a half-elf bard, an elven druid and a dwarven cleric. The Paladin is cross-checked by an inscrutable force. It knocks him 10 feet, and when he looks up, he …
  • China Bans Kids From Gaming After 10pm, And Over 90 Minutes A Day - LADbible 08 Nov 2019 17:04 As the rest of the world continues to debate the impact of video games on children, China has decided to go all-in on a solution of its own. A new law came into effect on Tuesday that places pretty hardcore limitations on the nation's youth. Anyone …
  • “Kids Club” service: VivaCell-MTS’ surprise to children 08 Nov 2019 14:33 VivaCell-MTS launched “Kids Club”, a service offering hundreds of premium games designed for kids. By subscribing to the service, the subscriber gets a 3-day trial. To subscribe to the service one needs to: • Visit https://kidsclub.mts.am; • Select …
  • Comment: Games Workshop's bizarre success proves the geeks shall inherit the earth 08 Nov 2019 13:52 WHEN I was at school, the maths kids were the poor weaklings most likely to get their heads flushed down the loo. Now they’ve turned into superhero coding millionaires with glamorous girlfriends and sexy apartments in Clerkenwell. But it’s not only flats …
  • ‘All-4-Kids’ Consignment Sale at Wells elementary Nov. 9 08 Nov 2019 13:45 Friday Nov 8, 2019 at 8:41 AM WELLS The Parent Teacher Student Association at Wells Elementary School is holding its only All-4-Kids Consignment Sale for this school year on Saturday, Nov. 9 from 8 a.m. to noon. Parents and others in the general public are …
  • Kyle Adnam was never meant to play in NBL, now he's reached 100 games 08 Nov 2019 12:16 "I always had a goal and dream to be a long term NBL player and more than that when I was a kid," Adnam said. "I've always had to be a big dreamer. I had to be to get where I am today. "It's a nice little moment but I'm …
  • Games of tag banned in school playground for being too rough 08 Nov 2019 11:12 A head teacher has been branded 'Britain's biggest snowflake' for banning children from playing tag - because it's 'too rough.' Killjoy Joanne Smith told kids at Rudyard Kipling Primary School that they had to play with "gentle …
  • VivaCell-MTS's Kids Club service offers hundreds of premium games 08 Nov 2019 09:04 November 8, 2019 - 12:52 AMT PanARMENIAN.Net - VivaCell-MTS has introduced Kids Club, a service offering hundreds of premium games designed for children. By subscribing to the service, users gets a 3-day trial. To subscribe to the service you need to: - …
  • Girls soccer: Plainfield's 'Cardiac Kids' edge Killingly to win elusive ECC tourney crown 08 Nov 2019 08:55 WATERFORD – The Cardiac Kids are back. Plainfield rallied from a two-goal deficit and defeated Killingly, 3-2 (3-2 PKs) to win the ECC Division I girls soccer tournament championship Thursday night at Waterford High School. Panthers sophomore Lindsey Price …
  • Grade-school kids enjoy day of all-Cougars basketball at MRU 08 Nov 2019 03:29 Class was in session for both the Mount Royal Cougars and Regina Cougars basketball teams, as they Got School’d on Kenyon Court on Thursday afternoon. Both MRU men’s and women’s ‘ball squads enjoyed their home-opener at unique 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. tip-off …
  • Bye box: How streaming could kill the games console 08 Nov 2019 01:26 Image copyright PAul Kamma Image caption Paul Kamma has turned to cloud gaming Paul Kamma used to lead an uncomplicated life. As a video games enthusiast, he'd while away his time playing first-person shooters and other high-octane games. Then he got …
  • Silverado, Green Valley excited to host playoff games 08 Nov 2019 00:23 The smile on Aginae Cunningham’s face said it all. The Silverado running back and valley’s leading rusher is ready for the playoffs. But there’s an added level of excitement surrounding the Skyhawks this week. Their second-place finish in the Southwest …
  • New Franklin remains unbeaten through 10 games 07 Nov 2019 23:59 Chris Bowie Thursday Nov 7, 2019 at 10:58 AM The New Franklin boys junior high basketball team continued its run of games unbeaten at 10 by upending the Cairo Bearcats Tuesday night in New Franklin 39-28. The Bulldogs, 10-0 on the season, outscored or …
  • How Are Kids Connecting So Easily With Strangers Online? 07 Nov 2019 21:27 Today, the final in our series on our kids, strangers and the internet. According to a recent survey, 40 percent of children have connected with a stranger online. How does that happen? KXDJ’s Chris Samples spoke with one of our nation’s leading …
  • What to watch with your kids: ‘Playing With Fire,’ ‘Midway’ and more 07 Nov 2019 21:16 Age 13+ Musically inspired rom-com has big heart; language, innuendo. “Last Christmas” is a holiday rom-com that centers on Kate (Emilia Clarke of “Game of Thrones”), who survived a life-threatening illness and now shows signs of depression. She engages in …
  • UConn freshman guard Bouknight suspended for first three games 07 Nov 2019 20:59 STORRS — UConn freshman James Bouknight has been suspended for the first three games of the regular season, head coach Dan Hurley announced on Thursday. Bouknight, a highly-touted guard, was arrested for an on-campus vehicular incident in the wee hours of …
  • Coffeyville trips up NEO in tight games 07 Nov 2019 20:38 COFFEYVILLE, KAN. — Three points made the difference between winning and losing for the Northeastern A&M men’s and women’s basketball teams here Wednesday, Nov. 6. Last-second shots helped Coffeyville Community College score a sweep of NEO, 62-60 in …
  • Kids still take next step, prep for Catty next 07 Nov 2019 20:12 Even though they dropped a close 42-37 decision to Easton in a District 11 Class 6A opening playoff game, Northampton took another step toward gaining further respectability, especially in the East Penn Conference South Division. With the annual …
  • Ferdinand: PSG superstar Mbappe is the player who inspires my kids to be footballers 07 Nov 2019 17:01 The legendary defender has lauded the France international over his cultural impact on the next generation of footballers Rio Ferdinand says Kylian Mbappe is the number one role model for his two sons, Tate and Lorenz, as they track the Paris Saint-Germain …
  • Beijing imposes a late-night video game ban on kids 07 Nov 2019 16:53 China has imposed curfews on minors playing video games to combat what the government says is a serious addiction “harming the physical and mental health of minors.†In regulations released by the Chinese National Press and Publication Administration on …
  • China imposes online gaming curfews for kids to "prevent addiction" 07 Nov 2019 16:41 Enforced with a government database.  I used to think my parents were strict with gaming - that is, until I saw the new restrictions from the Chinese government, which place significant limits on the amount of time kids can spend in online games. The South …