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9 min ago | Chattanoogan.com

Why Sabrena Turner Is The Better Candidate

Chess is a complicated game which requires the player to make the best move from a sometimes large number of seemingly good choices.

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Related Topix: Games, Hamilton County, TN, Smartt, TN, Chattanooga, TN

7 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

UC Merced Chess Club opponents seek the winning strategy

UC Merced chess club member Nico Poblete, 22, ponders his next move while playing chess with Travell Criner, 22, at the Merced school Friday.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Hispanic Business

GP's healthy collection of surrealist art on display

"I'm just an ordinary bloke buying pictures I could afford," said the retired Leeds GP Jeffrey Sherwin - modestly, it can be argued, given that those pictures now make up the largest collection of British surrealist art in the country.

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BusinessWeek

FBI Movie Warns American Students Overseas Are 'Tempting Targets' for Chinese Spies

"There is an old Chinese proverb-'Life is like a game of chess, changing with each move.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, China, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Games

Al+ Armenia

Petrosyan and Andriasyan drew

In the eight round the computer chose our grand masters Tigran L. Petrosyan and Zaven Andriasyan against each other.

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Scientific American

Are Girls Bad at Chess?

One of the most talked about findings in psychology today is "stereotype threat" a phenomenon in which a person experiences anxiety because of the fear of confirming a negative stereotype.

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Related Topix: Games, Family, Teenagers

South Wales Argus

Chepstow pupils challenge chess Grand Master

Help Imogen Appeal at St Mary's RC Primary School who were holding a chess tornament with the Bulgarian grandmaster Marian Petrov.WATCHING CLOSELY The grandmaster takes on one of the school's best Rachel McIntosh PUPILS at St Mary's R.C Primary in Chepstow spent yesterday battling a grand chess master in aid of the Imogen appeal.

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OhGizmo!

Bang! Check Mate: Bullet Chess Set

Why play chess with your old board when you can play with this one? It's the chess set made using dummy rounds and spent shell casings by Etsy seller OldeWorldCC and it's nothing short of awesome.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Boston.com

Augusta man wins 6th Maine chess crown

Jarod Bryan, a 46-year-old data analyst from Augusta, beat 16-year-old Cape Elizabeth High School sophomore Matthew Fishbein for the Maine Closed Chess Championship on Sunday at a Waterville hotel.

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Boing Boing

Justified circles back to old friends and enemies to close out its...

It was never really about the Crowes, or Ava going to prison, or the trip south of the border, or the gangsters in Detroit.

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Related Topix: Justified, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Games

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Vancouver Sun

'Over the hill' officially begins at age 24, B.C. study finds

Our mental ability to perceive, analyze and respond begins to decline abruptly around the age of 24, according to an innovative new study by researchers at Simon Fraser University.

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Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Games

Hilobrow

Garry Kasparov

The most charismatic chess player since Bobby Fischer , GARRY KASPAROV was the top player in the world for all but three months of a nearly 20-year period beginning in the mid-1980s.

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Related Topix: Games, World News, Azerbaijan, Vladimir Putin

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Velonews

Available Now: 'The Spring Classics' e-book from editors of Velo

Every year, from mid-March to late-April, the sport of cycling enjoys an annual celebration - a period of racing that many feel is the most exciting time of the year.

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Forbes.com

No, Putin Is Not Acting Rationally

Ever since Angela Merkel said that Vladimir Putin is living in another world the Russian President's state of mind has been a subject of fierce debate.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Daily Mail

Emmy Rossum strips to bikini and relaxes on a giant chess board as...

Thief steals pendant worn by Beyonce and rings made for Selena Gomez from top New York jewelry store after tying up terrified female worker Inside the luxurious Hamptons holiday mansions that are up for rent for more than $1MILLION just for two months of summer Queen print leggings and a statue of Kate, Cambridge goes wild for the Cambridges as ... (more)

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Related Topix: Games, Emmy Rossum, Hot Chicks, Indio, CA

News Journal

Chess night in Ontario

Chess players will have the opportunity to play or share their knowledge during chess night at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Ontario branch of the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library.

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Related Topix: Games, Ontario, OH, Richland County, OH

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Book Review: Adam Shostack on Threat Modeling - Give a Person a Gem...

Book Review: Adam Shostack on Threat Modeling - Give a Person a Gem and You Enrich Them For A Day, Show them how to build a Treasure Map and you Enrich them for their Life The road to hell is paved with tl;dr.

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NorthJersey.com

Millburn students rise to chess challenge

Chess players from all township elementary schools were invited to participate in the fifth annual Glenwood Invitational Chess Tournament on March 15. The tournament had two sections: Section One was for kindergarten through second grade and Section Two for third through fifth grade.

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The Edgefield Advertiser

Chess Players at Wardlaw

The Wardlaw Academy Chess team traveled to Sumter on April 1st to compete in the 2014 SCISA Chess Tournament.

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Groong

Cellist Hakhnazaryan Performs Recital To Benefit Kessab Victims

APRIL 10, 2014 3:03 PM NEWTON, Mass. -- The plight of displaced Armenians from the terrorized region of historical Kessab in Syria has generated a public outcry in the Armenian communities worldwide.

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