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  1. The Empire of Ice Cream by Jeffrey FordRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2006 | SF Site

    ... the boatman who takes souls to Hell, does on his once per century holiday. "A Night in the Tropics" centres around a chess set created in 1533 by Italian goldsmith Dario Foresso, a chess set that is demonic. Breaking the mould somewhat, and ...

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  2. Ultimate FreeCell Solitaire for Your Android, iOS or BlackBerry DeviceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PR.com

    ... the result of the match. For skill measurment ELO rating is used, same method which is used to rate the skill level of chess players. "Ultimate FreeCell Solitaire" is a must for every solitaire card game fan. iOS ...

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  3. Heights boys flash past NewtonRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | VarsityKansas.com

    ... efforts of the year. That's what was most important. "We're trying to create some problems, and it was a pretty good chess match," he said. "Fourteen steals is a pretty good evening." Heights was at its most effective when guards Semaj Hervey and ...

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  4. China Has Announced Plans For A 'World Currency'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... but it shouldn't be a surprise. When it comes to economics and finance, the Chinese have always been playing chess while the western world has been playing checkers. Sadly, we have gotten to the point where checkmate is on the horizon. On Wednesday, ...

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  5. Favorites advanceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Battle of the Champions. John Lester Belano and the other winners in the Hilario Davide age group chess tournament will meet the Luzon and Mindanao champions in the national finals next month.

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  6. Bremen HS Chess Team Has Stand Out SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Bremen High School is proud to announce that the 2015 Chess team had a stand out season! The Braves finished their regular season at 8-4 which led them to conclude their season as overall District 228 champions, Third Place honors in Conference, and qualified for the IHSA State Tournament! Junior Damian Behymer finished 12th overall in Conference and 25th in the State at Fifth Board, sophomore Christian Mercado finished 11th overall in Conference, while Junior Jerome Baker finished 13th in Conference. At the IHSA State Tournament, the Braves finished in a respectable 79th place out of 146 schools that had qualified for the tournament.

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  7. Argentine leader: Nisman's letters contradict allegationsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... and external actors that used the AMIA case for their own interests," demanding that they not use Argentina as a "chess theater of geopolitical situations not related to us." According to reports, Kirchner said two signed documents were found in ...

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  8. Know Your KhansRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Outlook

    ... love when it came to sports was tennis. He even represented Maharashtra state at the national level. He's also an avid chess player and is famous for solving the Rubick's Cube in record time. Amongst the Bollywood superstars Aamir would perhaps be ...

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  9. Bits & PiecesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... or visit www.newbedfordcwrt.org. Fort Taber Military Museum, 1000c Rodney French Blvd., New Bedford. New Bedford Chess Club: Meets Tuesday evenings from 7-9 p.m. in the Market Basket Food Court. Bring a set and a chess clock if you have one. ...

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  10. Pesta o: Movie about a heroine in chessRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THERE has only been one chess player whose life was featured in a movie--Bobby Fischer. And now there is another one and filming is due to begin in Uganda and South Africa this month and the movie is titled "Queen of Katwe."

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  11. PokerStars hosting Nanjing Millions tournament in ChinaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | RGT Online

    PokerStars.eu , an Amaya Inc. company, is continuing to help support the growth of poker in China with the sponsorship of the 2015 Nanjing Millions. The CNA 1 million guaranteed Asia Pacific Poker Tour China poker tournament, which has been sanctioned by the Jiangsu Provincial Chess Sports Association, will run April 14-19, 2015 at the Jiangsu Wutaishan Sports Centre.

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  12. 31st Cappelle-la-Grande Chess Open 2015 LIVERead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    I want to make a difference for kids around the world using Chess in Education. Click on the above image for more info.

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  13. Mates? Check.Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sherwoodgazette.com

    Oregon's Chess for Success program is gearing up for its March 13-14 state competition at the Oregon Convention Center with 24 regional tournaments among 78 schools. Last Saturday, Shaver Elementary School hosted its Portland-area tournament with 94 players representing 12 schools.

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  14. Banner Saga creative director reveals new game Killers and ThievesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Eurogamer

    ... plan was for a trilogy, and that's still the case. The Banner Saga is a beautiful and tactical Viking adventure, a chess game crossed with a Choose Your Own Adventure game crossed with a role-playing game. It's got a wonderfully ponderous pace. We ...

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  15. School Board Saves On Bus LeaseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Grant Park Gazette

    ... and elementary school part-time custodian Angela Tieri. The board approved the employment of Suzy Bird for high school chess and Leslie Schoon as the Consumer Science maternity leave teacher. Tracy Planeta informed the board the Wizards basketball ...

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  16. The Coming Robo-ApocalypseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... almost the entirety of our attempt to pursue AI. In 1985, a 22 year old man named Garry Kasparov became the youngest Chess world champion in history. For 225 of the 228 months between the following year and his retirement he held the title as the ...

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  17. Getting Back on Track SuccessfullyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Psychology Today

    ... terms, willpower depletion . This quotation from President Obama reminded me of something Matthew Seyd wrote about chess players in the book Bounce ; namely, that what makes chess masters so great is not superior intelligence , but that they have ...

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  18. A new American record by Carissa YipRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    ... of National Master at 2203. This tournament provided the final two games in what might be described as a four month chess binge consisting of 21 rated games in November, 14 games in December, 32 games in January (including some ICC activity which ...

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  19. Free Us$50 Smirnov Product and 50% off sale! ... and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    Endgame Concepts: Opposition and Outflanking Posted on March 04,2015 By FM Dalton Perrine in General Chess Articles, Beginner's Corner. Endgames are full of interesting, technical and tactical positions.

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  20. India vs China LIVERead the original story

    Jul 4, 2013 | Susan Polgar Chess Blog

    I want to make a difference for kids around the world using Chess in Education. Click on the above image for more info.

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