Video game

A screenshot from the game "EVE Online."  (AP Photo/CCP Games, File)

An unpaid bill leads to costly video game battle

LOS ANGELES (AP) — James Carl was asleep when the first shot was fired. As he slumbered away in Costa Mesa, Calif., the 29-year-old banker’s virtual space fleet was under siege early Monday morning in […]

01/28/2014

A study participant plays NeuroRacer in San Francisco. (AP Photo/The Gazzaley Lab)

Video game boosts mental abilities in older folks

NEW YORK (AP) — It probably won’t become as popular as “Grand Theft Auto,” but a specialized video game may help older people boost mental skills like handling multiple tasks at once. In a preliminary […]

09/04/2013

Game Developer's Conference 2013

Indie sensibilities embraced at gaming conference

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s a time of transition for the video game industry. With last year’s launch of the Wii U, the impending arrival of the PlayStation 4 and the likelihood of a new Xbox on the horizon, the next generation of video game consoles is nearly here.

03/26/2013

(AP Photo)

Combat stress felt far from front lines

LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va. (AP) — They may never come face to face with a Taliban insurgent, never dodge a roadside bomb or take fire, but they still may be responsible for taking lives or putting their own colleagues in mortal danger.

03/11/2013

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