The New York Daily News is sold to Tronc

The New York Daily News is sold to Tronc

Chicago Tribune publisher Tronc has bought the New York Daily News, ending an era of independent ownership for the tabloid. It marks a shift from the papers previous owner, Mortimer B. Zuckerman, a real estate magnate and influential figure in the city who used the papers combative front pages to pass comment on political figures. 15 days ago
Nintendos Mario ditching being a plumber for a cooler life

Nintendos Mario ditching being a plumber for a cooler life

Nintendo and amp;#39;s Mario is giving up plumbing for the cooler things in life. Mario and amp;#39;s profile updated on Nintendo and amp;#39;s Japanese website says his various interests are things like tennis and soccer and that he was a plumber a long time ago. Video gaming site Kotaku rendered this translation of the profile: All around sporty, whether its tennis or baseball, soccer or car racing, he [Mario] does everything cool. As a matter of fact, he also seems to have worked as a plumber a long time ago. 15 days ago