Emery: Packers, Bears prepare for 193rd meeting Thursday, lifetime series tied

The Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears renew the NFL’s oldest and longest rivalry when they meet for the 193rd time on Thursday night (7:25, CBS). Incredibly, it’s the rubber match. The series, which began in 1921, is a dead-level tie at 93-93-6 in regular-season play. A mere 16 points separates the teams over the life of the rivalry, as Green More...

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By Jake Leonard On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Camelot Illinois awarded private management of Illinois Lottery Friday

CHICAGO (Heartland Newsfeed) — The Illinois Lottery awarded its private management contract to Camelot Illinois, LLC on Friday. The Lottery’s Notice of Award was posted to the Illinois Procurement Bulletin More...

By United Press International On Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Powerball pot now $430 million after Saturday’s drawing failed to yield a winner

(UPI) — On Saturday night, another Powerball drawing came and went without a winning ticket. As a result, the lottery jackpot now stands at an estimated $430 million. The Powerball pot is now $430 million. More...

By United Press International On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Lawsuit says Nintendo Switch controller violates patent

TOKYO/SIMI VALLEY Calif. (UPI) — Video game giant Nintendo faces an infringement lawsuit that says the controllers for its new Switch console infringe on a proprietary design owned by another company. A lawsuit More...

By Guest Poster On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Nintendo is getting sued over the design of its detachable Switch console controllers

KYOTO/SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (CNBC) — Video game developer Nintendo is being sued by a U.S. mobile gaming accessory company that claims the controllers for the Nintendo Switch console infringes on a patent More...

By United Press International On Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Disney sued for collecting private information from children via game apps

BURBANK, Calif. (UPI) — A class action lawsuit has been filed against Disney and three software companies for allegedly collecting personal information about children playing games on Disney apps. This More...

By Jake Leonard On Friday, July 28th, 2017

Some Pokémon Go Fest attendees are suing Niantic

CHICAGO (Heartland Newsfeed) — Pokémon Go Fest was a huge misstep, to say the least. Developer Niantic held the Chicago-based festival in late July and quickly found itself unprepared for the realities of More...

By Associated Press On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Major electronic entertainment show offers glimpse of future

Brian Skoloff Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — E3, the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo, opened Tuesday in Los Angeles with thousands of video game enthusiasts, analysts and industry representatives in More...

By United Press International On Monday, June 12th, 2017

Microsoft unveils new gaming system as Xbox One X

Allen Cone United Press International LOS ANGELES, Calif. (UPI) — Microsoft unveiled its new gaming system, the new Xbox One X, on Sunday at the annual E3 Expo in Los Angeles, saying it’s “the More...

By United Press International On Friday, June 9th, 2017

Samsung unveils seriously wide monitor for $1,500

Samsung on Friday unveiled the CHG90 video gaming computer monitor, which measures 49 inches and a 178-degree viewing angle. (Photo courtesy of Samsung) Doug W. Ware United Press International SEOUL, South Korea More...