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New Gospel choir hits a note with troops deployed in Iraq

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BAQUABAH, Iraq — They lift their voices together in harmony, move in seemingly perfect rhythm and they’re united in their cause. Not bad for the first two weeks. The Gospel Choir at Forward Operating Base Warhorse has grown to a dozen members after just two weeks in operation. They are one of the featured attractions at chapel’s gospel service, which are being held at the Faulkenburg T...

Study on violence and childrens programming comes in time for Turn off TV week

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LOS ANGELES, Calif. — As if parents needed another reason to turn off the television, the Parents Television Council recently released, “Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing: A Content Analysis of Children’s Television.” According to the study, which looked at 443.5 hours of entertainment programming for school-aged children aged 5 to 10 during after-school and Saturday morning hours, “there ...

Witcher Success linked to Lack of DRM Respect for Gamers CD Projekt

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The development team at CD Projekt RED working on The Witcher series believes that one of the reasons for the success of the franchise, apart from the gameplay and the story, is the way the studio has interacted with gamers and showed them respects over time. Recently, Andrzej Kwiatkowski; One of the designers on the series told Examiner that his company always wants gamers to get as much value...

Yoshi’s New Island Review UGNN Ultra Gaming News Network

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The Story: Yoshi’s New Island takes place immediately after Yoshi’s Island where a stork delivers twins Baby Mario and Baby Luigi to a couple in the Mushroom Kingdom assumed to be their parents. The opening of Yoshi’s New Island reveals that the stork had delivered the babies to the wrong couple. The stork reclaims the babies and sets off to locate their real parents, but is am...

ZombiU is coming to PS4 Xbox One PC as Zombi

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One of the best Survival Horror games of recent years and one of the best experiences on the Wii U is finally coming to PS4, Xbox One & PC. When the Wii U launched in 2012; There was a distinct lack of titles for the most recent Nintendo console however one of the launch titles became the most talked about for it’s horrifying experiences and was even seen as a return to true survival horr...

Millions to Vote in US Mid-Term Poll

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Americans are preparing to vote in mid-term elections which will decide who controls the Senate and pave the way for the 2016 race for the White House. Polling booths open on Tuesday beginning 06:00 Eastern (11:00 GMT). The Republicans, who already control the House of Representatives, need to gain just six seats to take the Senate. Meanwhile the Democrats are battling to stay ahead as Preside...

Qatar Should Not Host World Cup: FIFA Official

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  The 2022 World Cup will not be held in Qatar because of the scorching temperatures in the Middle East country, FIFA Executive Committee member Theo Zwanziger said on Monday. “I personally think that in the end the 2022 World Cup will not take place in Qatar,” the German told Sport Bild on Monday. “Medics say that they cannot accept responsibility with a World Cup taking p...

Turkish Ministers’ Sons Charged

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The sons of two Turkish government ministers have been charged in connection with a huge corruption investigation. The head of the state-owned bank and at least a dozen other people also face charges. The suspects are accused of abusing their power by taking or facilitating bribes. Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has denounced the investigation as a “dirty operation” against his governm...

Mediators Try to Avert Civil War in South Sudan

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African mediators said they held “productive” talks on Friday with South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir, trying to prevent an almost week-long conflict plunging the world’s newest nation into an ethnic civil war. In a sign of the nervousness among South Sudan’s neighbors, Ugandan soldiers flew in to help evacuate their citizens. Kiir, a member of the Dinka ethnic group, has accused...

China Denounces Japanese Military Strategy

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China has denounced Japan’s new national security strategy, accusing it of military expansion. Defence Ministry spokesman Geng Yansheng said in a statement that the move would increase regional tensions, state news agency Xinhua reported. Earlier this week, Japan said it would buy advanced equipment including drones and amphibious vehicles. It comes as Tokyo is embroiled in a bitter row...