Mike Snider, USA TODAY

Mike Snider

USA TODAY

Washington, DC, United States

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Past:
  • The News-Star
  • The Tennessean
  • Yahoo Finance
  • Rochester D and C
  • The Greenville News
  • independentmail
  • Statesman Journal
  • The Shreveport Times
  • The Courier-Journal
  • The Clarion-Ledger
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Recent articles by Mike:

AMC Theatres is bringing the movies to you with new on-demand streaming service

AMC Theatres, the world's largest theater chain, is expanding its reach into your home with a new on-demand movie rental and sales service. → Read More

After a decade, 'League of Legends' remains at the top of its game

'League of Legends' turns 10 this month. Over the decade, the online game attracted millions of players and helped drive esports into the mainstream. → Read More

Chicken recall: Listeria possible in sandwiches, salads and dishes sold across US, Canada

Shipments of ready-to-eat chicken sandwiches and salads sold in stores such as Aldi, Dillons and Trader Joe's are being recalled for listeria risks. → Read More

Blizzard suspends 'Hearthstone' esports athlete after his pro-Hong Kong plea on livestream

Video game maker Blizzard suspended Blitzchung, an esports competitor, after he made a pro-Hong Kong appeal during a livestreamed interview. → Read More

DirecTV sends bill for early termination fee after 102-year-old California woman's death

After a 102-year-old woman died, her family got a bill from DirecTV charging an early termination fee for her dropping the service. → Read More

King Arthur's Flour expands unbleached flour recall over E. coli concerns

King Arthur Flour has expanded the recall of some bags of its Unbleached All-Purpose Flour over concerns for possible E. coli contamination. → Read More

Post Malone is latest musical artist to embrace VR with live free Oculus concert Oct. 17

'Rockstar' rapper Post Malone's Oct. 17 concert in Raleigh, N.C., can be watched live in virtual reality using Oculus Quest or Oculus Go headsets. → Read More

Sony cuts PlayStation Now cloud video game service price in half to $9.99 monthly

Sony is reducing by half the monthly price of its PlayStation Now video game streaming service to $9.99. It's also adding 'Grand Theft Auto V.' → Read More

Beer meets chocolate in new Yuengling and Hershey's rich, chocolatey porter

Neither Yuengling nor Hershey's had collaborated on beers before. Now the two have teamed up on a new beer, Yuengling Hershey's Chocolate Porter. → Read More

FDA cautions dog owners about Performance Dog raw pet food salmonella, listeria concerns

The Food & Drug Administration is recalling some raw pet food over concerns of salmonella and listeria contaminations. → Read More

'The Walking Dead': the whiskey. Of course, bourbon tie-in to zombie series has a bite

The Walking Dead Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey is coming next month for fans of the zombie apocalypse and whiskey. → Read More

Yes, KFC does have a dating simulation video game in the works. Want to date the Colonel?

KFC is creating a video game in which you try to date Colonel Sanders. Here's a preview of the computer game coming to the Steam game store Sept. 24. → Read More

Tennessee involved in multi-state antitrust investigation into Facebook and Google

New York AG Letitia James is leading a multi-state antitrust probe into Facebook, while Texas state AG Ken Paxton reportedly leads one into Google. → Read More

Labor Day 2019: A closeup look at the U.S. work force as holiday arrives

Labor Day is a holiday to celebrate the American worker. Here's a look at how the U.S. work force has changed over the decades. → Read More

Roku adds 'Kids & Family' destination to its free-to-watch Roku Channel

The Roku Channel now has 7,000 free movies and TV shows for children and families to stream on Roku sticks, devices and smart televisions. → Read More

Gannett, GateHouse parent New Media offer more details, aim to offset merger concerns

Amid concerns about the merger of GateHouse Media and Gannett, owner of USA TODAY, the companies issued new details in a filing with the SEC. → Read More

AT&T, CBS end nearly three-week dispute, channels back on DirecTV, U-verse and DirecTV Now

CBS and AT&T reached an agreement to end a nearly three-week dispute keeping CBS-owned stations off of DirecTV and U-Verse in some markets. → Read More

Video games, violence and mass shootings have a long, complicated history

Over the years, politicians and gun rights advocates have blamed violent games for real-life violence. But is it true? → Read More

Video games, violence and mass shootings have a long, complicated history

Over the years, politicians and gun rights advocates have blamed violent games for real-life violence. But is it true? → Read More

Seattle woman charged in Capital One breach may have data from other companies

The Seattle software engineer, arrested Monday in connection with the theft of data from Capital One, may have stolen data from other entities. → Read More