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Valorant Reveals New Robotic Agent Named KAY/O

Riot Games teased just a few short weeks ago that we would soon see the reveal of a new Agent for its ongoing multiplayer first-person shooter, Valorant. As of today, the studio has now kept its word on that promise and has given us a first look at KAY/O, who will be coming to Valorant in the near future.

Snake Eyes Next Trailer Date Revealed

There's definitely no shortage of action-packed blockbusters arriving in the next few months, and Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins is definitely among them. The film, which is set to bring about a new chapter in the G.I. Joe film universe, debuted an explosive first trailer last month during the MTV Movie & TV Awards, and fans are excited to see exactly what else is in store. According to a new post from the film's social media account, another look at the film isn't that far away. In a tweet, which you can check out below, it was revealed that a new trailer will be released this coming Monday, June 21st.
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Retreat to this Minnesota treehouse for a weekend getaway

Who needs a hotel when you could be "glamping" — a mashup of glam camping — in an up-north lakeside treehouse?Why we love it: This one-bedroom treehouse on the banks of Dixon Lake in the Chippewa National Forest has water, electricity, a half-bath, wifi and peace and quiet. Enjoy the screened-in view from inside or use the provided kayaks and paddle boat to get out on the water.First things first: You'll have to climb the spiral staircase up to your private deck and take a rope bridge to the entrance door.Of note: No kitchen, heat, AC or shower, hence the camping part.Details: The cabin sleeps two and is available through Airbnb or owner Kathryn Wallentine's website.But, but, but: Act fast — Only a few dates are left this summer. Photo courtesy of Kathryn Wallentine

Laurence Fishburne Swears He's Not In Matrix 4

Before the pandemic, both Matrix 4 and John Wick: Chapter 4 were set to hit theatres on the same day in May. However, The Matrix 4 has been pushed to December, and John Wick 4 isn't being released until next year. Both movies are set to star Keanu Reeves but there's one actor who will, surprisingly, only be in one of the films: Laurence Fishburne. Fishburne is known to many for playing Morpheus in The Matrix and many fans were delighted when he re-teamed up with Reeves in the John Wick sequels. While he is expected to appear in John Wick 4, the actor recently confirmed once again that he won't be in the new Matrix movie.
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Epic Games Store's New Free Games Are Now Live

Like clockwork, the new free video games are now available on the Epic Games Store to claim. Specifically, Hell is other demons and Overcooked! 2 are now available to claim through next week, at which point Horizon Chase Turbo and Sonic Mania will be free instead. In case you somehow weren't already aware, this is a regular thing with the Epic Games Store with new free video games -- typically two, but sometimes more or less -- rotating in every week.

Boston College student is believed to be the first turbaned Sikh to play D1 baseball

Samrath Singh’s turban has always been an extension of him. He says he was 2 or 4 when he first put it on, and like a limb, there wasn’t an exact moment when he became conscious of it. It’s just always been there. So when it came time for the 20-year-old senior to pitch his first baseball game for Boston College, wearing it on the mound was more of an assumption than a decision.
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Fire investigators say illegal fireworks caused blaze at San Pablo apartment

A balcony fire at an apartment complex in San Pablo on Tuesday is suspected to have been caused by a teenager using illegal fireworks, fire officials said Thursday. Arson investigators arrested the 16-year-old boy on Tuesday on suspicion of setting fire to an inhabited structure and possession of dangerous fireworks, spokesman Steve Hill of the Contra Costa Fire Protection District said.

Rise Against Nabs First Hot Hard Rock Songs No. 1 With 'Nowhere Generation'

Concurrent with the chart start of its new album of the same name, Rise Against's "Nowhere Generation" becomes the band's first No. 1 on Billboard's Hot Hard Rock Songs tally, crowning the June 19-dated survey by leaping 4-1. The song reigns with 4.9 million airplay audience impressions and 580,000 U.S....
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Everything The Jazz Need To Fix For Game 6 (Game 5 Review)

Honestly, I still think the Jazz are a better team than the Clippers they just aren't playing like it. So here is my list of everything the Jazz need to fix in game 6 of this series. Let me preface this by saying that Donovan Mitchell is still an incredible player, he just approached the game wrong tonight. Thumbnail Photo Credit: Jeffrey Swinger - USA Today Sports

Doja Cat announces July 4 Coney Island album release show

Doja Cat's new album, Planet Her, comes out next week (June 25), and she's announced a live show celebrating its release. It happens at outdoor street art gallery Coney Island Art Walls on July 4, and tickets are on sale now. DJ Spade, DJ Suss One, DJ Ria, DJ First Choice, and DJ Rod are also scheduled to appear, and according to organizers The Day Party, attendees will have an "exclusive view of Coney Island fireworks show."

Two U.S. sainthood candidates' causes get big OK from U.S. bishops

The U.S. bishops gave their go-ahead to two dioceses to continue their efforts to make their case for a priest and a brother to be considered for sainthood. The men are Father Joseph Verbis Lafleur of the Diocese of Lafayette, Louisiana, an Army chaplain who died in World War II, and Leonard LaRue, a naval captain who later became a Benedictine monk named Brother Marinus. They are revered for their heroism in World War II and the Korean War, respectively.