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Mike Thompson

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  • Joystick: Sexual situations in new crop of adult video games

     
    In Heavy Rain, an adventure video game with a twist, players are able to kiss, touch and even undress their character's love interest by simply pressing buttons on the controller. By the time the player's character moves the situation down to the floor,...
  • A Tradition seeking new starts: Shoal Creek gets Champions major

     
    Upon first glance, the words “Tradition” and “Shoal Creek” might raise memories of the furor that enveloped the 1990 PGA Championship, when the Birmingham club's all-white membership roster caused all of golf to examin...
  • The ultimate green light: an algae-powered lamp

     
    Inspired by a recent experiment in which scientists at Stanford University and Yonsei University in Seoul generated an electrical current from algae during photosynthesis, Netherlands-based designer Mike Thompson has created a prototype for an algae-...
  • School Day at the K: FOX 4 Meteorologist Honored with 'Mike Thompson Day'

    School Day at the K: FOX 4 Meteorologist Honored with 'Mike Thompson Day'
    Mike Thompson and countless other people work behind the scenes to make School Day at the K a success and on Thursday, Mike received a special honor for all the hard work he puts in. Mayor Mark Funkhouser surprised Mike, declaring Thursday, May 13,...
  • Clinton stumps for Jerry Brown

    Clinton stumps for Jerry Brown
    Appearing before thousands of people at a San Jose rally Sunday, former President Clinton brought the contest for California governor to Republican Meg Whitman's doorstep, imploring Democrats to turn out the vote and elect his onetime presidential rival,...
  • Prisoner Transport Van with 12 Inmates Involved in Car Accident

    Prisoner Transport Van with 12 Inmates Involved in Car Accident
    A prisoner transport van carrying 12 inmates was involved in a car accident on Wednesday, injuring a worker from the Department of Corrections along with a civilian driver. Police say it happened along Main Street in Ionia. Mike Thompson, the driver of...
  • Buy that antacid now

    Buy that antacid now
    The health-care overhaul has taken some of the flex out of flexible spending accounts, which let workers pay medical expenses with pretax dollars. Starting in January, you'll no longer be able to use your FSA for over-the-counter drugs and medicines...
  • Man Charged in Wife's Poisoning Death 16-years Ago

    Man Charged in Wife's Poisoning Death 16-years Ago
    San Clemente -- A 54-year-old man has been charged with murder in the poisoning death of his wife 16 years ago. Paul Marshal Curry is in custody in Kansas where he currently works as a building inspector. He's accused of poisoning his wife, Linda,...
  • All-Courant Boys Soccer Team

    FORWARDS AND MIDFIELDERS Matt Barry, Wethersfield, Jr. Colin Basler, Old Lyme, Sr. Raul Canales, Goodwin Tech-New Britain, Sr. Jose Chaparro, Hall-West Hartford, Sr. Eric Crevoiserat, Glastonbury, Sr. Ryan DelMonaco, Fermi-Enfield, Sr. John Dilger,...
  • Health insurance restrictions still exist for some consumers

    Health insurance restrictions still exist for some consumers
    When examining your health benefits for the new year, you'll probably notice that your plan has eliminated lifetime and most annual dollar limits on coverage. That was mandated by the federal health-care overhaul. But for some consumers, coverage may...
  • Join FOX 4 at Royals FanFest: Jan. 20-22

    Join FOX 4 at Royals FanFest: Jan. 20-22
    FOX 4 is the official media sponsor of Royals FanFest 2011!  Join the Royals for a fun-filled weekend and get a chance to meet your favorite players! Dates: Thursday, Jan. 20 for season ticket holders only: 5-9 pm Friday, Jan. 21: 1-9 pm Saturday, Jan....
  • Districts Face Tough Call Over Closing Schools

    Districts Face Tough Call Over Closing Schools
    More metro schools were closed on Wednesday morning, prompting some parents to ask: how and when does a school district decide to use a snow day? For most of the schools across the area, Monday and Tuesday were snow days and with the bitterly cold air...