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  • 'ReCore' review: An enjoyable game with room for improvement

    'ReCore' review: An enjoyable game with room for improvement

    Shacknews.com "ReCore" is the kind of mostly likable, budget character action game that flourished in the PlayStation 2 era. It plays like an undiscovered gem that has just been brought to America. I have a special fondness for those games and their quirky creativity. As a throwback, "ReCore" builds...

  • 'Forza Horizon 3' review: The long, winding road is worth the drive

    'Forza Horizon 3' review: The long, winding road is worth the drive

    Shacknews.com Microsoft took a risk with its "Forza Horizon" series back in 2012, which brought the series' iconic driving mechanics to an open world setting. The series originated in Colorado, then went international when the Horizon festival found itself in Southern France and Northern Italy....

  • NASCAR driver Joey Logano gets in the game

    NASCAR driver Joey Logano gets in the game

    Shacknews.com Not only is NASCAR driver Joey Logano one of the playable drivers in the new "NASCAR Heat Evolution" game for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, he also helped make it. Logano, a life-long gamer, is part-owner of Dusenberry Matin Racing, the company that published the new NASCAR game. Logano...

  • Kate Walsh explains how she got hooked on 'Best Fiends'

    Kate Walsh explains how she got hooked on 'Best Fiends'

    Shacknews.com Actress Kate Walsh is best known for playing Dr. Addison Montgomery on ABC shows "Grey's Anatomy" and "Private Practice." Walsh recently donned the doctor's coat again for a viral video featuring YouTubers Rosanna Pansino and Joey Graceffa to promote the new in-game treasure hunt...

  • Call of Duty XP celebrates eSports, video games

    Call of Duty XP celebrates eSports, video games

    Shacknews.com It has been five years since Activision hosted the inaugural Call of Duty XP event in Los Angeles, and over that time eSports has exploded. So the recent Call of Duty XP 2016 at the Forum in Los Angeles celebrated the $2 million Call of Duty World League Championship inside the historic...

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  • Hampton Planning Commission backs Fort Monroe zoning plan

    Hampton Planning Commission backs Fort Monroe zoning plan

    HAMPTON — Hampton's Planning Commission has given the thumbs up to a series of new zoning types and rezoning measures to dictate how land can be used at Fort Monroe — but not without dissent over uses for the controversial Wherry Quarter. The provisions would create four special zoning districts...

  • Resurrecting the USS Monitor's famous pump

    Resurrecting the USS Monitor's famous pump

    For more than 150 years after the celebrated Civil War ironclad USS Monitor sank off Cape Hatteras, N.C., the landmark engines and pumps that drove history's first mechanized warship have been silent. Recovered from the Atlantic in 2001, the Victorian-era machines weighing more than 20 tons have...

  • Commonwealth's attorney: Newport News police officer justified in fatal shooting

    Commonwealth's attorney: Newport News police officer justified in fatal shooting

    NEWPORT NEWS — Two different scenes played out in the city Friday on the same street corner. A mother wept on the sidewalk after hearing that the Newport News commonwealth's attorney's office had ruled that the police officer who killed her son was legally justified in the shooting. An hour later,...

  • Newport News plans to hire W.M. Jordan to move school bus facility

    Newport News plans to hire W.M. Jordan to move school bus facility

    The city plans to hire W.M. Jordan Co. to relocate a 33-acre school bus facility to make way for the firm's Tech Center Research Park. City staff will soon begin negotiating a contract with the firm under the Public-Private Educational Facilities Infrastructure Act, City Manager Jim Bourey said....

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