Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - January 26, 2006

A six-year-old girl was strangled on Tuesday when her 70-pound (32 kg) golden retriever took the girl's scarf in its mouth and dragged her around the backyard of the family home, police said on Thursday.


In a sign that video games are becoming more popular as family entertainment, a national survey released Thursday indicates joysticks aren't just for kids.

Word of the Day
  • A poem in which the author retracts something said in an earlier poem.
The word 'palinode' comes from Greek roots meaning 'again' and 'song'.