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  1. Summer camp boosts potential for chess in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Charlie chews on his knuckle while concentrating on the chess board, at the chess camp this summer at Montessori Academy. CHAMBERSBURG >> A fledgling chess program that drew about 40 youngsters to Montessori Academy this summer for a different kind of summer camp is being embraced by area schools and could offer opportunities for more students to learn the game.


  2. Victor C. Yee Discusses Undergraduate Advising ProcessRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Release News

    ... Victor C. Yee is a professor at the University of Arizona's Eller College of Management as well as an accomplished chess player. He works with students to ensure that they have the information they need to make good educational choices. He also ...


  3. Africa: Is Africa the Loser In Maritime Power?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... and partner, or a possible neo-colonial foe. This is a way of seeing international relations as a great strategic, chess-like game, where global powers position themselves geographically to maximise their power and protect their interests. This can ...


  4. Guest Column: How conservatives should frame Planned Parenthood discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Gazette

    ... and manipulate public thought, or even worse we suffer premature exposure without preparing the board. The battle is chess, not checkers. The fact that we are now singularly focused on Planned Parenthood and how we can coalesce action against them ...


  5. Victor C. Yee and Chess Strategies-It Is All About the MovesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | LivePressWorld

    Victor C. Yee is an advisor for the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona but also a respected chess player and strategist.


  6. Cincinnati Bengals' Marvin Lewis continues to support Andy DaltonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | UPI

    ... what, the defenses are so good, the defensive players are so good and they disguise all the time, why can't we? It's a chess match, and whoever is not afraid to pull the trigger, pull the trigger. And I'm not afraid, so let's go." As for what he ...


  7. 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 ...


  8. Review: PurlooRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans

    At Purloo, crispy hushpuppies decorate a salad dressed with pickled Vidalia onions. a Southern-style charcuterie board includes pimiento cheese and boiled peanuts, and Louisiana strawberries come draped over a slice of sugary buttermilk chess pie.


  9. Palhares breaks the etiquette of the tapRead the original story

    Yesterday | BloodyElbow

    One word captures the elegance of chess, where the goal of the game is to take the opponent's King but the final move is never played. Rather, players maneuver their enemy into a position from which there is no escape and accept their surrender.


  10. Kool A.D. Forecasts Your August HoroscopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Paper Magazine

    ... a bit. Do a mac nugget. I made that trick up, ask Chris Cole. Look at Nyjah Huston videos and emulate that style. Play chess and use the Ruy Lopez opening. SAGITTARIUS Get some pupusas. Get high off cannabis tincture and listen to Black Sabbath, ...


  11. Newtown Summer Open Chess TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    We will be holding a US Chess Federation-rated tournament this coming Saturday, 8/8, at Newtown Chess Club, Booth Library, Newtown. The Newtown Summer Open tournament will be 3 rounds, G/45 minutes each plus 5 seconds per move delay.


  12. Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Was Supposed To Have Way More Of One CharacterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cinema Blend News

    ... He tackled the role despite it being more or less against his religion. In many ways, Rogue Nation plays out like a chess match between super spy Ethan Hunt ( Tom Cruise ) and Solomon Lane (Harris), the leader of the mysterious Syndicate, a rogue ...


  13. 6 reasons to be 'Alabama Proud' this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    ... Teen crown, earning scholarships to five Alabama universities in the process. The Rainbow Elementary School chess team from Madison took top honors at the recent National Elementary Chess Championships, in Nashville, May 8 10. The 4-member team took ...


  14. Chess nomads settle in, provide security at South ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... groans and theatrical seat-shifting. One man's piece-sliding style is akin to karate chopping cinder blocks. Speed chess is not for the meek. Participants are a hodgepodge: jerk chicken delivery guy, former cop, lawyer, minister, bus driver, ...


  15. 09:40 6yo Talas resident wins President's Cup in chessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AkiPress

    Head of the family Erkin Omurzakov has been playing chess since his early childhood. He has four children.


  16. Chess club 1 of 4 finalists in U.S. poster competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Toledo Blade

    Students in the Jones Leadership Academy Chess Club worked together to design this poster for the Afterschool Alliance national competition. HANDOUT.


  17. 2nd GM norm for Diptayan GhoshRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    ... beat GM Krzysztof Jakubowski of Poland in the fifth round. Winner of the last two editions of The Telegraph Schools' Chess Championship, his rating has increased by a further 12 points. He already had an Elo rating of 2531, after winning this year's ...


  18. What is the impact of renouncing US citizenship if you live abroad? Can you visit the US again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Jewish Press

    ... and want to maintain a U.S. brokerage account. Doug's newest book, co-authored with Susan Polgar, about how using chess strategies to improve your finances, Rich As A King can be purchased at He is a licensed financial ...


  19. Tobey Maguire's Portrayal of Chess Champion Bobby Fisher In New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

    When Tobey Maguire signed on to play the lead in the highly anticipated new film "Pawn Sacrifice," he thought playing the part of chess genius and World Chess Champion Bobby Fischer would be huge move for his career - but it is quickly morphing in to a total disaster. According to a new report, Tobey's portrayal of Bobby Fischer was a total miss, and the actor was impossible to work with on set.


  20. The Bellante case: Bizarre fixation led to cannibal chess slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    ... action from journalist John Waters and several member of the Iona Institute. On the same night, Tom O'Gorman played chess with his Italian lodger, Saverio Bellante, whom he had met through an international religious group. Bellante had problems ...