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Esports gaming room coming to Muskegon park as youth recreation interests change

MUSKEGON, MI – A different kind of sport is coming to a city park in Muskegon.

An esports video gaming room is planned for the community building at Smith Ryerson Park in the city’s Jackson Hill neighborhood.

The room will be turned into an esports center where groups and organizations can hold competitions, workshops and other community programs centered on video gaming.

The idea is to attract young people who are not as much into traditional recreational sports programming as they are video gaming.

Gaming rooms are becoming popular on college campuses where teams and clubs compete. The University of

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Hotel room heists have guests questioning security on the Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Amid the lights and luxury of Las Vegas Boulevard rises the Encore Tower Suites — a favorite indulgence for California couple Ambria and Justin Luettjohann.

“We decided to take off on New Year’s Day just for a little mini vacation for the weekend,” said Ambria. “And we are very used to staying at the Wynn. It’s kind of been our favorite place.”

It was their first vacation since the pandemic broke out.

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“An opportunity to do something after being sheltered for such

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How Mike Woods’ departure impacts Arkansas Razorbacks’ WR room in 2021

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Arkansas’ offense took a significant hit Tuesday morning when wide receiver Mike Woods announced his decision to enter the transfer portal.

In three seasons with the Razorbacks, he caught 83 passes for 1,248 yards and 10 touchdowns and got better each year. Heading into his senior season, Woods was expected to team up with Treylon Burks to form arguably the best wide receiver duo in the SEC.

Although Burks is the All-America candidate, Woods figured to take

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Two men arrested after fatal stabbing in Cedar Rapids hotel room

CEDAR RAPIDS – Two men are in custody following a fatal stabbing in a Cedar Rapids hotel room.

According to Cedar Rapids police, officers were called to the Residence Inn, 1900 Dodge St. NE, just after midnight Monday for a report of a stabbing. Police and first responders found a 33-year-old man there suffering from a stab wound to his upper torso. First responders tried unsuccessfully to provide care to the man, whose identity is being withheld at this time, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said several people were in the room at the time of

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Suspect in 5 shootings found dead in Nashville hotel room

Authorities say a suspect in the shooting of five people in Tennessee fired shots at U.S. marshals who went to a Nashville hotel to arrest him before he was found dead inside a room

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A suspect in the shooting of five people in Tennessee fired shots at U.S. marshals who went to a Nashville hotel to arrest him Thursday before he was found dead inside a room, authorities said.

Michael Lynn Tucker, 48, died of

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Former police officer found dead in his N.J. hotel room, authorities say

A former police officer from Passaic County was found dead Thursday morning in a room at the Ramada Inn in Totowa, authorities said.

Gary Potenzone Jr., 41, was found by hotel workers who entered his room about 11:40 a.m., according to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Totowa Police Chief Carmen Veneziano.

Totowa police were called to the hotel and were able to identify Potenzone’s body, Valdes and Veneziano said in a joint statement.

“The investigation revealed that hotel staff went to the room to conduct a welfare check when Mr. Potenzone failed to check out as scheduled,” the

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