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  1. Read Full ArticleRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | OakCreek

    ... I've sat there and read a book, studied, met with friends. We encourage people to hang out and read books or play chess or meet with their friends. It's the kind of place where you come and you can sit and stay for a while," Carly said. "We're both ...


  2. Go Wild Dodgeball Tournament raises funds for great outdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Vancouver Courier

    ... Blissett Dodgeball teammates Daniel Lewis, left, and Shayn Solberg keep their minds on alert with a between-game chess match. The players were part of the Go Wild Dodgeball Tournament at the Fraserview Club Saturday. Photograph by: Rebecca Blissett ...


  3. Cheddleton Chess ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper

    ... 1 Mike Smith 0. The next important event in the club's calendar is the Staffordshire Mega Final of the deLancey UK Chess Challenge, which will be held at St. Edward's Academy, in Leek, on Saturday, May 30, when all the strongest junior chess players ...


  4. Home cookin' and more in Denver's Five Points neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... buttered corn, chunky mashed potatoes and stewed yams. Sugar fiends get their fix with peach cobbler and buttermilk chess pie. Since opening in 2001, this Denver restaurant in a historically black neighborhood has become a staple at 800 E. 26th Ave. ...


  5. David R. Sands: For military men, a mixed record on the chessboardRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Washington Times

    It's the world's greatest war game, but that doesn't mean that generals and admirals are natural stars at chess. The day after Memorial Day, we take a moment to consider the mixed record military men have compiled at chess.


  6. Computer take on top poker players - and losesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... showdown at a downtown casino. Would it attain the status of Deep Blue, which defeated grandmaster Garry Kasparov at chess in 1997, or Watson, which crushed the top Jeopardy players in 2011? Or would it reveal itself a hollow shell, unworthy of a ...


  7. Chess on the Palm OSRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Computing Unplugged Magazine

    ... many of our Palm handhelds have more processing power than a 486. So, what are we to do with all that power? Play chess of course! There are a wide variety of chess related programs available for Palm handhelds, including several that will allow you ...


  8. Edward R. Murrow HS celebrates 40th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... Family," the school's spring musical. There was also face painting by the school's Art Department, planetarium shows, chess games with the chess team and a robotics presentation. "It was my great pleasure to celebrate 40 years of academic excellence ...


  9. Full Flush Poker announces Stairway to Vegas Step Challenge winnersRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | RGT Online

    ... last year. He considers himself very much a beginner, and has clearly drawn on his love of strategy games, including chess, to better his poker play. "I caught a few good breaks to make the final table, and with 4 left, was shortstacked after ...


  10. 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 ...


  11. Best Biathlete Ever to Become Brand Ambassador of InstaForexRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... famous for its passion for sports. Instaforex has been cooperating with the most talented athletes including World Chess Champion and former Tennis World Number One Victoria Azarenka as well as partners with legendary Liverpool FC and one of Dakar ...


  12. Parenting: The importance of a spontaneous summerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... carnival or birthday bash at a moment's notice. The Takoma Park, Maryland, resident frequently sets out a life-size chess board, corn hole and mini tennis. Hula hoops, jump ropes and sidewalk chalk are also strewed across the lawn. "Play is really ...


  13. Hearthstone Pros on Blackrock Mountain and the State of the Game - IGNRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | IGN

    ... Archon . Kaldi is an up and coming Hearthstone player from Iceland with a background in competitive StarCraft II and chess. He is a member of Fnatic , is known for his cerebral approach to the game and has had some strong tournament performances in ...


  14. Feature review: a whole musical world on your doorstepRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... programming and dance beats become prominent the music loses some of its distinctive flavour. Pieces such as Shaked's Chess In The Negev swiftly dispel any concerns some intensity might be checkmated by collaborating via the internet. The oud on the ...


  15. Youths do well in Moore chess tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 |

    Fifty-four players entered the Challengers Chess Club chess tournament held May 16 at Regency Park Baptist Church in Moore, according to a press release. Oklahoma chess prodigy and Challengers Chess Club member Advait Patel, 12, of Midwest City, who is the Oklahoma state chess champion, went 4.0 all four of his rounds to win the open section highest level championship outright.


  16. Excellent post and so true. IRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | BlogHer

    ... parent, I'm not sure happy is all you're going for. I'm guessing you want more. No one watches a nine-year old in a chess tournament and says, "She's so happy!" The Happiest Child finishes soccer practice, piano lessons and French homework. Then she ...


  17. When artificial intelligence bot Claudico takes on poker pros, all bets are offRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... player. But would measure up. Would it attain the status of Deep Blue, which defeated grandmaster Garry Kasparov at chess in 1997, or Watson, which crushed the top Jeopardy players in 2011? Or would it reveal itself a hollow shell, unworthy of a ...


  18. Chess' next event in SuvaRead the original story

    Monday | Fiji Times

    Fiji Chess Federation monthly competition is rolling ahead as planned with next tournament being the Rajnesh Parmeshwar Memorial Open on June 14 at the Tappoo City Conference Room in Suva. After the successful conclusion of the Mohammed Badshah Memorial tournament earlier in the month this open will have 40 players taking part in the elite and intermediate categories.


  19. FCF eyes developmentRead the original story

    Monday | Fiji Times

    FIJI Chess Federation has set its sight on further developing the sport in the country as they gear up for future events both locally and internationally. Fiji Chess development program towards the growth of the sport includes monthly tournaments in a year with all players around the country taking part.


  20. Balbona scores lone win vs GM SevillanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    The games started a few minutes after 2 p.m. and ended around 7:30 p.m., leaving Sevillano tired, thirsty and ravenous as he joined the members of the organizers the Cebu Executives and Professional Chess Association , led by its president Jerry Maratas, the dinner table. Two of Felix Shaun's siblings James Andrew and John Francis were among the five players who scored a draw against the former US Open and Asian Youth champion and two- time Chess Olympiad campaigner.