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3 hrs ago | Sampan

Mathapalooza! Transform Framingham Town Green on Saturday

The Russian School of Mathematics , an afterschool math program headquartered in Newton, celebrates the 10th anniversary of its oldest branch, RSM-MetroWest in Framingham, with Mathapalooza! on Saturday, September 13, from 12:00 to 4:00 PM on the Framingham Centre Common .

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8 hrs ago | MetaFilter

I just never want to let my gender down

As a single woman, I received a lot of attention. ... It felt that I was either pissing people off with my bubbly attitude or breaking hearts.

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12 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

Hard Numbers: Interpreting the Model

This is an explanation of the figures that the model I developed uses to communicate that background of a fight.

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16 hrs ago | AkiPress

15:00 Kyrgyzstan to partake in World Chess Olympiad in Norway

A chess team of Kyrgyzstan will take part in the World Chess Olympiad, the press service of the State Agency of Physical Culture and Sports reported.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

China Daily

Prodigy, 11, wows chess world

The biggest things on a preteen's mind normally revolve around family, friends and school.

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Forbes.com

Our Schools Are Un-American. Video Games Can Fix That

"Game based learning" is a misleading term. After all, gaming always involves learning.

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The Telegraph

200 to take part in chess event

Over 200 boys and girls, aspiring to become grandmasters, will participate in the 34th East Singhbhum District Chess Championship that begins at the eastern wing of the JRD Tata Sports Complex on Friday.

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DailyGame

Brooklyn Chess Festival-Great Family Summer Fun

The event is sponsored by New York City Department of Parks and Recreation and New York Chess and Games.

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Bournemouth Echo

Harewood College are chess champions again

IT was checkmate for five Harewood College students when they were crowned senior schools' chess champions for the second year running.

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The Citizens' Voice

Regal Rooks Chess Club conducts tournament

The Regal Rooks Chess Club wrapped up its third annual chess tournament recently.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Bits & Pieces

Buzzards Bay Film Festival: Third annual Summer Cell Phone Video Contest. The festival will feature weekly awards for cell phone videos with the winner getting a $1,000 grand prize awarded in the fall.

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San Francisco Bay View

Chess vs. checkers

Life is like a game of chess and checkers. Many of us play checkers. And many of us think we're playing chess, but, in practice, we're actually playing checkers.

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The New Zealand Herald

Movie review: The Dark Horse

Cliff Curtis as chess champ Genesis and James Rolleston as nephew Mana show just how talented our actors can be.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Town Talk

Commentary: Will robots get all the good jobs?

By the end of the 21st century, will human beings be supreme beings of leisure? Or will we be irrelevant? That's the discussion people are having more and more lately.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Susan Polgar Chess Blog

31st Geneva Chess Open

The 31st Geneva Chess Open will take place from 29th July to 3rd August at the la Maison des Associations - rue des Savoises 15 - 1205 GenA ve, Switzerland.

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Daily Star

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ROOK: Artur Mencfel may have won chess tournaments, but he got outmatched by border police [MASONS/GETTY] Grandmaster Artur Mencfel, 25, was jailed for 16 months after being stopped and searched at a checkpoint at Dover, Kent.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Otago Daily Times

Role in film a turning point

Former gang member and now actor Wayne Hapi and his daughter, Miracle Hapi , prepare for a private screening of a film, The Dark Horse, at Rialto Cinemas, Dunedin.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Miami Herald

16-year-old Miami Beach teen wins prestigious chess Master title

Rachel, 16, recently was awarded the title of Chess Master during the 2014 North American Youth Chess Championship in New York City.

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English Dong-A

Formidable expertise of a film-crazy perfectionist

Formidable expertise of a film-crazy perfectionist . JULY 26, 2014 04:49. . U.S. film director Stanley Kubrick is an essential figure for anyone considering him/herself as a fan of 20th Century film.

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Masterpiece Mystery! is the longest running prime-time drama series on American television.

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