To top it all off, the game also holds the title of the biggest entertainment launch of 2018.
Rockstar's windfall from Red Dead Redemption 2 is only going to increase in the coming months due to the holidays and the launch of Red Dead Online, the game's multiplayer component. This is the second-highest grossing entertainment launch ever behind Grand Theft Auto 5, another Rockstar Games release.
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The FBI is investigating whether the city directed redevelopment funds at specific projects to favor friends and acquaintances. Gillum portrayed DeSantis as an unchecked supporter of charter schools and an acolyte of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.
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Obama also touted the campaigns of Nevada gubernatorial candidate Steve Sisolak and U.S. House candidates Susie Lee and Steven Horsford.
The western video game epic reached one of the biggest opening weekends in all of the entertainment industry. But while the original Red Dead Redemption never came to PC, Rockstar's other games have come in time.
All of this contributed to a massive $725 million in retail sell-through during its first three days - beating the $500 million that Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 managed, releasing only two weeks prior.
But here's the funniest part of all of this: selling the game isn't the big part of where Rockstar will make its money on Red Dead Redemption 2. The new game is set in 1899 and follows the dusty trail of mayhem left in the wake of the outlaw Arthur Morgan and the gang he rides with, which is lead by the charismatic killer Dutch Van der Linde. GTA V launched on a Tuesday, and pulled in one billion in three days, so that's why Red Dead 2 was able to take the weekend crown.
Then prepare to have your day made: group video chats are finally coming to FaceTime with Apple's latest iOS update. The participants who are not active appears at the bottom of the screen until they speak.
Bibi's supporters maintain her innocence and insist it was a personal dispute, and the Vatican has called for her release. The court directed that Aasia Bibi be immediately released from jail if she is not wanted in any other cases.
She debuted her softer-edged NBC morning show " Megyn Kelly Today " by saying she was "kind of done with politics for now". One of the issues executives need to work out is if they have to pay out the rest of her $69 million, multiyear contract.
Hatice Cengiz made the comments on Turkish television on Friday in her first interview since Khashoggi's death. Meanwhile, Jubeir said: "We tried not to let differences with Qatar affect the GCC ..." U.S.
However, on Thursday night it said operating profits in the coming quarter could be as low as $2.1bn, flat with a year ago . The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, August 8, 2018.
The statement further stated that, "Government of India has never made public the subject matter of those consultations". But it was unclear if it had used powers for the first time under the RBI Act to give the bank instructions.
Four days after crossing into Mexico, the caravan is still more than 3,000 kilometers (1,860 miles) from the U.S. border. Honduras migrants walk to the U.S as they approach Zacapa, about 70 miles northeast of Guatemala City, Oct. 24, 2018.
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Besides that, his social media posts trafficked in online conspiracy theories, anti-Semitism and white supremacy. As the packages rolled in, technicians hit a breakthrough: a fingerprint and DNA left on a package sent to Rep.
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However, the SPD's historic losses could mean yet more pain for the chancellor's already troubled government coalition in Berlin . Her CDU party and SPD coalition won the election but haemorrhaged support leaving the partnership teetering on a knife-edge.
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Twins bench coach Derek Shelton and Chicago Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde also were brought to Minneapolis for interviews. Baldelli, a Rhode Island native, played seven seasons in the Major League Baseball for Tampa Bay and Boston.