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Joey Weatherford cartoon on Joe Biden running for president in 2020.

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Once just an activity to pass the time, the video game industry has exploded in recent years. With advancements in gaming technology bringing games closer and closer to reality, video games have not only generated billions of dollars in revenue, but also millions of jobs. According to Newzoo, the...

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One of the few experiences worse than paying taxes is reading about them. With this in mind, I will make a portion of the ensuing essay interactive. So have your pen and paper or your calculator at the ready.The area of taxation, as we are all aware, breeds confusion, if not outright contradiction....

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OGDEN, Utah (AP) " Rachael Weatherly is a senior adviser for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, but she's considering trying to get a job at a grocery store.Weatherly is among the 800,000 federal employees who aren't getting paychecks for the first time Friday because of the lingering...

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WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) " Mungau Dain, who earned the role in the Oscar-nominated film "Tanna" because his elders decided he was the best-looking guy in their traditional village on the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, has died.Dain died Saturday in the capital Port Vila, after contracting a...

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How to save on gym membership

The second most popular New Year’s resolution as “get more exercise.” However, just below that avowal - in the No. 3 spot - is “save money.”

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The second most popular New Year’s resolution as “get more exercise.” However, just below that avowal - in the No. 3 spot - is “save money.”

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HS roundup: Naples swimming cruises past Midlakes

Naples defeated the Screaming Eagles, 100-68, which leads off our roundup of Thursday's local sports

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Local Texas GOP rejects outing vice chair over his faith

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) " Republicans in one of the most populous counties in Texas voted Thursday to keep a Muslim doctor as their party vice chairman following infighting over some members' claims about his beliefs.The executive committee of the Tarrant County Republican Party voted 139-49 to...

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Detained Nissan's ex-chair Ghosn recovers from fever

TOKYO (AP) " Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn has recovered from a fever, his lawyer Motonari Ohtsuru said Friday as the 64-year-old executive's latest detention period was set to expire.His wife Carole Ghosn issued a statement overnight out of Paris, expressing concern over his sickness."I am...

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A Hobart and William Smith professor and an engaged audience discussed the Red Planet as part of the HWS Lecture Series

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Life on Mars? Science was 'a team sport' Wednesday at Wood Library

A Hobart and William Smith professor and an engaged audience discussed the Red Planet as part of the HWS Lecture Series

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California governor offers $144B budget, sees big surplus

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) " California Gov. Gavin Newsom released a state budget proposal Thursday that seemingly does it all " boosts spending toward his ambitious campaign promises and sets aside significant contributions toward debts and savings.It appears he can have his cake and eat it too...

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Man who fired on police station sentenced to 195 years

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) " A gunman sentenced to 195 years in prison for an attack on a police station apologized Thursday to the parents of an undercover narcotics detective who was mistakenly shot and killed by a fellow officer during the ambush.Before a judge sentenced him, Michael Ford said he...

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Trump administration eyes disaster money to fund border wall

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Trump administration is considering using billions in unspent disaster relief funds earmarked for areas including hurricane-pounded Puerto Rico and Texas and more than a dozen other states to pay for President Donald Trump's border wall as he weighs signing a national emergency...

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Criminal Minds Will End With Short Season 15

We didn't think this day would ever come, but the BAU is officially shuttering its doors. Now, before you freak out, you should know that the team will have a chance to say goodbye, as Criminal Minds will end with Season 15 next season, TV Guide has learned. [...]

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Criminal Minds' 14 Most Memorable Unsubs

Criminal Minds will end next season, topping out with 15 seasons and more 300 episodes. Over the years, there have been some truly horrifying deaths. Sometimes the serial killers stick to pretty normal ways of murder, like stabbing someone or shooting them. Quick and easy stuff, you know? Others......

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Former Canandaigua fire chief Mark Marentette dies

The man who led the Canandaigua fire department from 2011 until April 2017 has died.According to Canandaigua Police Chief Stephen Hedworth, Mark Marentette died on Wednesday, Jan. 9. Hedworth told the Daily Messenger's news partner News 10NBC that an investigation by Canandaigua [...]

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Former FEMA boss says border situation is not an emergency

WASHINGTON (AP) " The former head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency said Thursday that what's happening on the U.S. southern border is no emergency.Craig Fugate, who ran the national disaster agency for nearly eight years under President Barack Obama and was head of Florida's disaster...

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