August 8, 2016

Student shot dead while playing Pokemon Go

A student was shot dead on Saturday night while playing Pokemon Go at a San Francisco tourist attraction. Calvin Riley was shot at Aquatic Park, a tourist attraction filled with shops and restaurants. A family friend told KGO-TV that the 20-year-old and a friend were playing the virtual reality game, […]
August 1, 2016

Isreali army bans playing of Pokemon Go at military bases

The Israeli military announced popular smartphone game Pokemon Go has been banned on all of the country’s bases due to security concerns. The military’s Information Security Division announced the augmented reality game would not be allowed at military installations due in part to fears the game’s camera and location-sensing GPS […]
July 12, 2016

Employee threatened over ‘Pokemon Go’ game at work

Everyone is catching the ‘Pokemon Go’ video game fever but some people are letting it distract them from their responsibilities.  You may have heard stories of people hunting down Pokémon on their office desks, in hospital rooms, and even in bathrooms. One teenage girl even found a dead body while […]