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Off the Couch: "London 2012"

Kidsday reporter Jacob Hanna is "Off the Couch" to review "London 2012" on the Xbox 360. Videojournalist: Daryl Thomen (Aug. 5, 2012)


A man was charged with killing one woman Man charged in sexual assaults, killing at store Dramatic video obtained by the Associated Press shows Dramatic video shows fire consuming Calif. home Rain could help crews fight a deadly wildfire Rain could hinder Northern California search The annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, with all Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade rings in the season A war of words between physicians sick of Doctors clash with NRA over gun deaths The impact of a series of gas explosions MA explosion victims face difficult Thanksgiving Rockettes Samantha Jo Harvey and Joanna Richardson gave Backstage with the Radio City Rockettes The Redhawk Native American Arts Council visited Davison Redhawk Native American Dancers perform for Malverne students Crews in New York worked to inflate 16 Balloons inflated for NY Thanksgiving Parade Some residents of a Dallas apartment complex leaped Dallas apartment fire forces residents to jump A homeowner, who died along with his wife 4 in NJ mansion killed by 'homicidal violence' News 12 Long Island meteorologist Rich Von Ohlen Mid-40s, windy before freezing start to Thanksgiving Holiday travelers going through Penn Station in New Thanksgiving rush gets off to a good start in NYC Nassau Police Det. Lt. Stephen Fitzpatrick gave an Centre Island house fire kills 1 Rain falling Wednesday in some areas of Northern Rain complicates California wildfire recovery Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker announced Wednesday Whitaker announces $56 million for vests, cameras Thanksgiving meals with all the trimmings, prepared by Suffolk Culinary students cook holiday dinners for those in need An auto wreck on the Brooklyn Bridge killed 1 killed in fiery Brooklyn Bridge crash On Thursday, Brookhaven Town officials demonstrated the dangers of Watch the dangers of deep-frying a turkey U.S. Airports are busy on Wednesday morning, ahead Busy travel day ahead of Thanksgiving Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker denounced Senator Corker denounces Trump Saudi decision Democrat Ben McAdams flipped a U.S. House seat Democrat wins in Utah, won't support Pelosi Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen visited a San Nielsen: criminals and gang members in caravan A white Republican U.S. senator from Mississippi apologizes Senator apologizes for 'public hanging' comment As the search for human remains continues in Search teams with cadaver dogs seek fire victims Two children and two adults were found dead 2 kids, 2 adults dead in arson fire at mansion Man took cell phone photos of the Chicago Man took cell photos of Chicago hospital shooter Newly released video shows the dramatic moment firefighters Helicopter rescues people, dogs from wildfire Nassau County officials on Tuesday announced additional patrols as Police to step up patrols starting 'Blackout Wednesday' The seaside town where the Pilgrims came ashore Native people finally heard in Plymouth's 400th Ava Jacobs, of East Meadow, met Tuesday for the Bellmore kidney recipient 'eternally grateful' to donor Rodney Harrison, NYPD chief of patrol, describes Tuesday High winds could ground Macy's parade balloons Lynbrook residents and officials held a rally outside Lynbrook housing proposal protested, debated and rejected Multiple people have perished in a fire at Officials: Multiple dead in NJ mansion fire One day after four people were shot and Chicagoans seek answers after hospital shooting Michael Davenport, the chief medical officer at Mercy Chicago hospital staffers mourn shooting victims New York Police Commissioner, James O'Neill is saying NYPD: 'No credible threat' on Thanksgiving parade One person was killed and four others were One dead, 4 injured after downtown Denver shooting Islanders stars Ryan Pulock and Valtteri Filppula visited Islanders visit Baldwin elementary school Jesse Hubbs, a sixth-grader at Long Beach Middle 11-year-old can play Rachmaninoff's 'Musical Moment No. 4' Chicago police officers and firefighters participated in a Procession honors fallen Chicago officer On Monday, Nassau University Medical Center staff members NUMC celebrates Thanksgiving on pediatrics floor A gunman opened fire at a Chicago hospital, 2 hospital employees, policeman and gunman dead Nearly two weeks after a Northern California wildfire destroyed Wildfire victims living in parking lot seek help Satellite shows N California wildfire destruction Satellite shows N California wildfire destruction A pint-sized pup adopted by a northern Ohio Small rescue dog joins Ohio police department Police in Chicago say a suspected gunman is Suspected gunman dead in Chicago hospital shooting The U.S. closed off northbound traffic for several US closes busiest Mexico border crossing for hours A Truckee, California, police officer rescued a bear Police officer rescues bear cub stuck in dumpster Officials say 26 students and one adult staff Students hospitalized after exposure to substance Police say two men and two women were 4 shot dead in Philadelphia home's basement Cowboys on horseback drive a herd of cattle Holiday fundraiser kicks off Texas-style A Colorado man has been sentenced to life Man gets life for killing pregnant wife, 2 kids The FBI is investigating the mysterious death of US woman dies on cruise ship after 14 story fall Republican Gov.-elect Brian Kemp has announced his transition Kemp announces transition team in Georgia On Friday, Suffolk County officials and Navy veterans Earth moving’ ceremony for the Lt. Michael P. Murphy Navy SEAL Museum Senator Kamala Harris, a California Democrat and possible Senator Kamala Harris campaigns in Mississippi More than 50 people gathered on Sunday at Vigil for Northern California fire victims Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson has ended his bitterly Nelson concedes Fla. Senate race to Scott Federal, state and local officials on Sunday recovered the Fuselage of plane that crashed in ocean killing 3 people recovered Two people were killed when a vintage World 2 dead in vintage World War II fighter crash Downtown Bay Shore is set to double its The changing face of downtown Bay Shore Plainedge quarterback / defensive back Dan Villari and Plainedge football wins Nassau III title Freeport quarterback/defensive back Terrance Edmond and wide receiver/linebacker Freeport's offense successful in Nassau I championship win Deb Willett told the story of her grandfather, Long Island sacrificed much during WWI President Donald Trump arrives in California to tour Trump arrives in California to tour fire areas Cold Spring Harbor's Dan Striano discusses about what Cold Spring Harbor's Striano talks 3-TD Nassau IV title game Garden City quarterback/defensive back Colin Hart and running Hart, Yeboah-Kodie discuss Garden City's Nassau II title Palm Beach County Election board announced it prioritized Palm Beach prioritizes races to get recount done Speaker Corey Johnson (D-Manhattan), standing beside a downed In traffic for 9 hours? ‘I’m sorry,’ NYC Council head says Mayor Bill de Blasio has directed the firing De Blasio rejects comparison to Trump on firing As hundreds of exhausted people in a caravan Troops fortify US-Mexico border with razor wire Democrat Stacey Abrams says she will file a Abrams says she will sue over Georgia election Wildfire evacuees expressed mixed feelings about President Donald Wildfire evacuees mixed on upcoming Trump visit A group of clergy and activists are calling Clergy demand investigation into guard's shooting Three years after it closed its beloved toy Toy store FAO Schwarz makes its NYC return On Friday, volunteers at Bethpage Federal Credit Union's 10th Island Harvest holds Bethpage turkey drive Dozens of people reported seeing a fireball as Fireball lights up night sky over Texas The first snowfall of the season lingered Friday Northeast snowstorm cripples commute A county prosecutor was shot and wounded in Alabama prosecutor shot, suspect killed Rare twin manatees Millennium and Falcon have been Twin manatees returned to Florida Keys waters Search and rescue workers, including many volunteers, fanned Volunteers look for remains in burned homes, cars More buses of exhausted people in a caravan Migrants face armed agents, razor wire at border 63 people are now known dead in the Northern Calif. fire: 63 dead, 631 unaccounted for A fourth-generation resident of Paradise who saved his 4th-generation Paradise resident mourns fire loss