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Rocks Box Replaces X-Box, Briefly

It almost has the making of a Dr.Seuss rhyme — if Dr. Seuss wrote for the police blotter: ” I do not want your box of rocks; I came to swap for your X-box.”

08/22/2014

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Video Games Being Developed To Target Depression, Anxiety

Psychologists believe video games could be a new way to reach people who need help.

08/13/2014

Ken Levine with a BioShock "Big Daddy" at the 2007 Spike TV "Video Game Awards." (Getty Images)

BioShock Creator Closing Studio

Ken Levine says it’s time to focus on smaller but more engrossing games.

02/19/2014

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Top Party Rentals In Connecticut

Refer to these party rental companies for your next big bash.

06/07/2013

An advertisement for the new Grand Theft Auto is displayed outside of a gaming store on January 11, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Consider Creating Video Game Task Force

Connecticut lawmakers are being urged to forbid arcades and other establishments from allowing children under 18 to operate point-and-shoot video games on their premises.

02/26/2013

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Nader: Video Game Creators Are ‘Electronic Child Molesters’

Political activist Ralph Nader referred to the makers of video games as “electronic child molesters” while speaking about his displeasure with President Barack Obama’s inaugural celebrations.

01/22/2013

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Schilling: Company Crash Cost Me Baseball Fortune

Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling said Friday that the collapse of his 38 Studios video game company has probably cost him his entire baseball fortune, and he placed part of the blame on Rhode Island officials, including Gov. Lincoln Chafee.

06/24/2012

Former MLB pitcher Curt Schilling visits SiriusXM Studio on Feb. 13, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

Millionaire Ballplayer Looking For Bailout From RI To Save Video Game Company

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling asked Rhode Island for additional help to save his video game company Wednesday, prompting state leaders to consider whether the firm is viable enough to justify further investment.

05/16/2012

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Cops: Bristol Teens Urinated On Beds While Robbing Homes

Bristol police say they have arrested two teenagers who ransacked several homes and left behind a disgusting calling card.

02/14/2012

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Best Connecticut Libraries

By Joanne Greco Rochman No longer storage houses for books, CT libraries have a lot to offer their patrons.  Long gone are the days of “Quiet” signs and librarians whispering “Hush.” Now librarians are more […]

08/22/2011

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