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  1. NCAA Tournament 2015: Breaking Down Each Team's Key to Winning Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | BleacherReport

    ... Three No. 1 seeds and a No. 7 that Selection Sunday whiffed on in a big way. The experience, star power and ensuring chess matches are jaw-dropping. Best of all, the four programs have a few days off to best prepare for the With so many strong ...


  2. World Women's Chess: Harika draws against Mariya, duel enters tie-breakerRead the original story

    52 min ago | Nerve News

    Indian chess Grandmaster Harika Dronavalli on Monday drew against Ukraine Women GM Mariya Muzychuk in 78 moves in the World Women's Chess Championship 2015 semi-final at Sochi in Russia. In the other return semi-final game, Russian WGM Natalija Pogonina took sweet revenge for her loss on Sunday by defeating Swedish GM Pia Cramling in 38 moves.


  3. The 007 Most Revealing Moments in the SPECTRE TeaserRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IGN

    ... so we reckon that Lucia is his sister, here mourning his death. 1.00 - REVEALING MOMENT 5: Bond puts a ring on a chess board, which has the SPECTRE logo emblazoned on it. Eon - the makers of Bond - didn't own the rights to the SPECTRE name for some ...


  4. 6 Things We Think About Rainbow Six SiegeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IGN

    ... of breach charges and grenades in each match, making them valuable power weapons. Further adding to the randomness and chess-like element of every match, each Operator has an analog on the other team whose ability directly counters yours. When I ...


  5. Meet Trevor Noah, The New Host of The Daily ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Film School Rejects

    ... that it was, quite honestly, hard to shake. Earlier this month, Noah reported on America's plans to buy foreign chess masters - nerd-cenaries, as Stewart deemed them - in order to win important chess competitions against other countries more capable ...


  6. Macanuna tops open chessfestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    NATIONAL Master Macala Macacuna of Davao City annexed the open division title of the 78th Mayor Rody and Vice Mayor Pulong Duterte Araw ng Dabaw Open and Age-Group Chess tournament held at the NCCC Mall Davao Food Cove Function Hall over the weekend. Macacuna edged fellow 5.5 pointer Lyndon Sombilon of Davao City via superior tiebreaks to pocket the cash prize of P5,000 while the latter settled for the runner-up prize of P2,500 in the event organized as part of the 78th Araw ng Davao Sports Festival.


  7. The Walking Dead Spinoff Series Is Teased After Last Night's Season FinaleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Details

    ... there that's almost stronger than a lovey-dovey bond"), how Daryl handles things compared to Rick ("Rick is more of a chess player; Daryl is more of a pick up the chess piece and throw it by their face (laughs) ") and Daryl's evolving relationship ...


  8. Watch Trevor Noah's 'Daily Show' segmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... least effective of Noah's segments, he comes on to chat with Stewart about the news that U.S. is trying to nab foreign chess players . The two also start a game of chess themselves. Key joke: "You've got so many Dakotas. What is it? North, South, ...


  9. Watch Trevor Noah's 'Daily Show' Appearances: African Stereotypes, Boko Haram and ChessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... tioning African stereotypes. He also links African terrorism and Vegas, and discussed the U.S.' strategy of collecting chess players from around the world.


  10. Steve Kornacki Allows Ex-Ambassador To Blame Obama For Mid East TurmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    ... actions not based on terrible historical precedent, so it may not manifest itself immediately. Our president is a chess player, carefully calculating his options despite the evil intent of our very own Legislative Branch. The Midterms in November ...


  11. ADFA paper-plane proponents aspire to seven seconds of fameRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... But brute strength counts for nothing when it comes to making and flying paper planes. It is a contest (as are chess and badminton) in which little, brainy David would probably have trounced big Goliath. In our stay at the ADFA "qualiflyer" on ...


  12. Why good solutions make us oblivious to better onesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Science Daily

    ... they continued to apply the more complicated three-step solution. "Researchers have conducted similar experiments with chess players," BilaliA goes on to say. In his experiments, expert chess players were presented with a situation where they could ...


  13. Crokinole has a Canadian beginningRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... have to roll the cursed stones the better. It's why I lean toward perfect information, abstract strategy games such as chess, and the aforementioned Arimaa and Dameo. That said abstract strategy games, while ideal to take your mind off other things, ...


  14. Check out this epic Cold War battleRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Henley Standard

    SET against the backdrop of the Cold War, Chess The Musical focuses on an American and a Soviet grandmaster who fight not just on the board but also for a woman who manages one and falls in love with the other.


  15. Why good solutions make us oblivious to the better onesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... they continued to apply the more complicated three-step solution. "Researchers have conducted similar experiments with chess players", Bilalic goes on to say. In his experiments, expert chess players were presented with a situation where they could ...


  16. Chess can improve education in TanzaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IPPMEDIA

    Chess trainer Emmanuel Mwaisumbe training kids under a programme dubbed 'Chess for Schools' organised by Tanzania Chess Foundation with support from SpiceNet. Legend has it that the ruler of India asked his wise men to devise a way to teach the children of the royal family to become better thinkers and better generals on the battlefield.


  17. World Women's Chess: Harika, Mariya's first semi-final game a drawRead the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    India's Grandmaster Harika Dronavalli on Sunday drew her first game in the World Women's Chess Championship 2015 semi-final round against Ukraine's Women GM Mariya Muzychuk in 60 moves at Sochi in Russia. The 24-year-old Dronavalli , ranked 16th among the women chess players, drew the game fighting hard against the 23-year-old Muzychuk ranked 12th in the world.


  18. A chess expo hits Garema Place tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Canberra City News

    "Canberra has a rich chess culture and it one of the strongest cities in the country. It is estimated that there are over 605 million adults who play chess regularly round the world," said Cam Cunningham, ACTCA President.


  19. Final Four 2015: Updated Schedule, TV Coverage and Early PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... there's no reason not to take an early look at the showdowns. Feel free to call the showdown the most interesting chess match of the season. Wisconsin is the embodiment of offensive perfection, squeezing the absolute most out of each trip down the ...


  20. Warm reception for two Aussie films in the USRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Inside Film

    ... join us." Hitfix's Drew McWeeny said, "Kill Me Three Times is a confident smaller film, and if you enjoy this sort of chess game with bullets, you'll probably get a kick out of it, and for Pegg fans, it's pretty much continuous pleasure throughout." ...