The 18 best video games of 2018, from ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ to ‘God of War’

“Assassin’s Creed Odysessy”/Ubisoft It’s been a great year for video games. With the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One approaching the end of their life cycles, developers have delivered some of the best games of the console generation during 2018. The Nintendo Switch has also continued to expand its library of games in its second year, […]

‘God of chaos’: Milky Way star on the brink of massive gamma-ray supernova explosion

A star 8,000 light years from Earth is on the verge of a huge supernova explosion, which could produce the Milky Way’s first gamma-ray explosion, a dangerous and extremely energetic event. Australian scientists at the University of Sydney discovered the rare ‘God of chaos’ star, which they say could produce the Milky Way’s first known […]

‘God bless us all if this man continues on this path’: Puerto Rican mayor rips into Trump’s disaster-relief effort amid Hurricane Florence

Getty Images/Joe Raedle Mayor Carmen Cruz of San Juan, Puerto Rico blasted President Donald Trump’s assertion that his administration’s response to Hurricane Maria was an “unsung success” and “incredibly successful.” “The president keeps adding insult to injury and I think his words are despicable,” Cruz said. “They really do not have any connection with reality.” […]

‘God’ agreed to send all victims of extrajudicial killings to heaven, Duterte claims

All victims of extrajudicial killings will get a free pass to heaven, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte announced after purportedly consulting with “God” on the issue. Speaking at the opening of a drug rehabilitation center on Friday, the eccentric Philippines leader disclosed that he had “asked God” for “all the victims of extrajudicial killings” to go […]

‘God, help us’: British Army on standby in case of no-deal Brexit supply issues

Ministers planning Brexit told media the Army is on standby to deliver key supplies like food, fuel and medicines in the eventuality of a no-deal scenario. Remainers have likened the revelation to “self-immolation.” The possibility of a no-deal Brexit made the Ministry of Defence “dust off” blueprints to use of army trucks and helicopters to […]

‘God of War’ photo mode lets you apply filters and tweak faces

More video games are getting photo modes these days, but none have likely deserved it more than the recently-released God of War. The fourth game in the franchise is gorgeous, and wherever you land on its story or mechanics, the AAA polish resulted in a beautiful, high-resolution world. With the game’s new photo mode, you […]

My 6 favorite things about the gorgeous, epic new ‘God of War’ on PlayStation 4

You are not ready for “God of War” on PlayStation 4. I certainly wasn’t.  Maybe you’ve seen the trailers, or read our review? Or maybe you’re only vaguely aware of a PlayStation 4 reboot to the long-running “God of War” franchise? Maybe you’ve never played a “God of War” game! Maybe you’re a veteran video […]

‘God knows we don’t like him’: Mexico’s former ambassador to China explains how Mexico —and the world — reacted to the first year of Trump

AP Photo/Andy Wong Jorge Guajardo spent nearly a decade in Mexico’s diplomatic corps, serving as consul general in Austin, Texas, from 2005 to 2007 before moving to China, where he became one of Mexico’s longest-serving ambassadors to that country, leaving in 2013. Outside of his diplomatic positions, both of which he was appointed to by […]