Who created Game of Life? Court aims to find out

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Who will win The Game of Life? Testimony is scheduled to begin Thursday in federal court in Los Angeles in a lawsuit over who owns the rights to one of the most popular board games of all time. The widow of a toy inventor says her husband, Bill Markham, has been denied his legacy of creating The Game of Life, after…

Deck the Halls with Buddy Holly! A Rockin’ Blue Christmas comes to Liberty Hall

Deck the Halls with Buddy Holly! with A Rockin’ Blue Christmas at Liberty Hall. At 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9, “The Johnny Rogers Show” will pay tribute to such artists as Buddy Holly, Elvis, Roy Orbison Jerry Lee Lewis, Ricky Nelson, Chuck Berry, Johnny Cash and many more in a special holiday extravaganza. “Johnny is a thrilling

Rise in teen suicide, social media coincide; is there link?

CHICAGO (AP) - An increase in suicide rates among U.S. teens occurred at the same time social media use surged and a new analysis suggests there may be a link. Suicide rates for teens rose between 2010 and 2015 after they had declined for nearly two decades, according to data from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Why the

Barbie makes doll of hijab-wearing Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad

NEW YORK (AP) - The maker of Barbie has announced it will sell a doll modeled after Ibtihaj Muhammad, an American fencer who competed in last year's Olympics while wearing a hijab. Mattel Inc. said the doll will be available online next fall. The doll is part of the Barbie "Shero" line that honors women who break boundaries. Past dolls have

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