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Dennis Bolden , 53, and Eugene Ruffin, 41, play chess while sitting outside under one of the picnic shelters near the water at Bay Vista Park, 7000 4th St. S., in St. Petersburg Monday afternoon . The two men are part of the KOK Chess Club.
Brain training and mental stimulation is an excellent way to strengthen cognitive performance at any age. Studies show that a consistent, brain training program include: challenge; variety and novelty.
Miguel Vazquez saw his title reign come to an end under controversial circumstances, as Mickey Bey won a twelve round split decision to capture the IBF lightweight championship. The scores were 115-113 for Bey, 115-113 for Vazquez and a ridiculous card of 119-109 for Bey.
Summary Directed by Rogers Waters and The Wall Live tour's creative director Sean Evans, it is a concept film full of anti-war sentiments Directed by Rogers Waters and The Wall Live tour's creative director Sean Evans, it is a concept film full of anti-war sentiments and the cost of human conflict. It is also a personal journey for Pink Floyd co-founder and songwriter, whose father was killed in World War II and grandfather in World War I. Filmed during the 2010-13 The Wall Live tour, mainly in Athens, Buenos Aires and Quebec, it has the entire 1979 double album along with 15,000 visuals and 360-degree sound.
If you have a passion for film and a love of the island, now is the chance for you to express it. Lions: The Guam Sunshine Lions Club donated $200 to William Guerrero, seated, on Aug. 15 to help defray costs of his medical treatment.
This has been a huge week for iPhone and iPad app sales. BGR has picked through hundreds of paid apps gone free and shared more than $300 worth of solid iOS apps that were all on sale for free.
In "Outlander" Season 1, episode 6 "The Garrison Commander," Tobias Menzies' villainous Black Jack Randall returns to make the life of Claire Beauchamp even more difficult. The episode contains a tense 20-minute-long conversation between just Jack and Claire that left this Zap2it writer crushing on the sadistic Black Jack more than Scottish hero Jamie.
It was the latest day of Hudson's "Pants Up Tour," which uses, among other things, chess in hopes of activating the minds of participants. Hudson slowly made his way across a crowded room at Gadsden's Hardin Center for Cultural Arts, where 59 children sat in front of chess boards.
There might have been something more nerve-wracking than being an opponent to world chess champion Bobby Fischer, and that was being the mercurial man's minder. "Pawn Sacrifice," a film premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival on Thursday, chronicles not only the rise of the young American grandmaster but how hard it was to get him to his crowning moment, the famous "Match of the Century" in 1972 against Soviet rival Boris Spassky.
Former Utah Jazz player Andrei Kirilenko and wife, Masha Kirilenko, enjoy a game of chess in their Salt Lake home on Nov. 21, 2001. The couple now lives in New York City, but they maintain their home in Salt Lake City and frequently visit.
The Steven Knight-scripted drama covers Fischer's rise leading up to the historic match. Peter Sarsgaard also stars and Maguire, Gail Katz and Zwick produced.
Amy Lee exemplifies the expression "go big or go home." A self-made millionaire, Amy has spent her career devouring anything that captivates her attention., accprding to startuptown.com She built one of the first dollar store franchise chains in Vancouver, BC, and found success in high-end real estate development, banking, and restaurant management, all before deciding to retire at the age of 38. Amy is Chinese, born in Vietnam, raised in Canada and has been there since she was 8 years old.
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch as British codebreaker and war hero Alan Turing on Tuesday led a colorful and moving array of biopics making their debut at the Toronto film festival this week. Turing was a brilliant Cambridge mathematician and pioneer of computer sciences who broke Nazi codes for the British military during the Second World War, helping to shorten the war.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:49 pm
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