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  1. Prospect's Wroblewski warms up to center stageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... match -- that was likely the difference in this one," said Broncos coach Dave Udchik. The first period resembled a chess match with the two athletes carefully testing each other. But an escape after the whistle opened the second period, followed by ...

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  2. Chess notesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... 2600. Coming events: Feb. 25, Boylston $15 Open, Boylston CC, Cambridge, www.BoylstonChess.org; Feb. 26., New England Chess School Spiegel Cup Series (Scholastic) Tournament, www.ChessNE.com/tournament . Recent results: Boylston Valentine Day Open, ...

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  3. Players make the right moves at Kenosha chess tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Kenosha News

    The fourth annual Kenosha Chess Association and Kenosha Public Library Chess Tournament took place Saturday at Southwest Library, 7979 38th Ave. The free chess tournament, for grades K-12 and adults, was run as a Swiss-style format, which has no elimination. This format, according to the association, allows all players to enjoy five rounds of chess, while at the same time the top players gradually work their way to the top of their sections.

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  4. Defending champs facing tough title defensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | Stars and Stripes

    ... and find open teammates as the situation warrants, allowing BFA to adjust to almost any defensive strategy. That chess match between Rota coach Ben Anderson and BFA coach Chris Greathouse is likely to play out again Saturday evening. The rest of the ...

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  5. 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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  6. Marco Rubio holds hearing on human rights issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    Rubio solicited testimony from Danilo Maldonado , recently freed from prison in Castrogonia, and also from Russian dissident and world chess champion Garry Kasparov, and U.S. Senator Marco Rubio , chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee's Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Transnational Crime, Civilian Security, Democracy, Human Rights, and Global Women's Issues, chaired a hearing Thursday with prominent human rights activists and experts .

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  7. Getting a Handle on Curling - Less than a Year to the Winter Olympics, Live From CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Double G Sports

    ... the playing apparatus, that's where the comparison ends. Fans of curling prefer to think of the sport as more akin to "chess on ice" - a team sport in which each shot is purposefully chosen and delicately placed while trying to anticipate the ...

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  8. Always Consider Who Is Buying the Stock You Are SellingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... what they are thinking you will gain confidence in what you are doing. Trading is a wonderfully complex game of chess and not only requires great logic but an understanding of emotions and psychology. Understand your opponents and the challenge ...

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  9. Chess variant quite British indeedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    In terms of chess variants there are, in my mind, three elements players generally consider. The first is the overall theme of a variant.

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  10. Chess ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Are you interested in competing with other chess players? Come to the Kankakee Public Library for our upcoming Chess Club. All playing levels and ages are welcomed to play.

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  11. Tucker downs Deep Run for Conference 11 girls titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Powhatan Today

    ... Run getting within 26-24 at halftime. "I love defense, it's my favorite part of the game," said Harden. "It's like chess. I like predicting people's moves, and I think that's why I am so good at it." Harden recorded multiple blocked shots and a ...

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  12. Chess Program in C#Read the original story

    Friday | The Code Project

    ... format and build your own openings book. I decided to make my program available so programmers can understand how a chess program works. I also hope some people will improve it. Added difficulty levels Beginner: Use a weak evaluation board (all ...

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  13. Barangay Bata U12 chessfest opens February 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sun-Star

    The 7th Barangay Bata chess tournament 2017 starts at 9 a.m. Saturday, February 18, at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Gym in Bata, Bacolod City. Supported by the Barangay Bata Council headed by village chief Angelito Abaring, the tournament will feature Under 12 participants and an inter-purok category for Bata residents.

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  14. Old game of pinochle a drawing card for fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... in 1999 and about five years ago added pinochle because members were requesting it. "To me, it's the equivalent of chess," said William Ford, 68, who retired from the Army. "You have a lot of progressive thinking, strategies. I enjoy it so much; I ...

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  15. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Feb. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | St. Petersburg Times

    You can take in one tradition at the Florida State Fairgrounds this weekend, then head over to the Museum of Science and Industry to enjoy another, as the 38th annual Bay Area Renaissance Festival gets underway on its grounds. [ MONICA HERNDON Bay Area Renaissance Festival: Highland Fling : The 2017 festival runs weekends through April 2 in a time-travel village of kings, queens, jousting, jugglers, mimes, madrigals, archery contests and a human chess match.

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  16. Community Soundings: Study abroad, donations and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Darien News-Review

    ... Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, in ... more Ox Ridge students placed fourth out of 15 schools in the National Educational Chess Association chess tournament in Stamford on Feb. 5. Participating in the tournament were , from left, Claire Willing, Charlie ...

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  17. Game, [Data] Set, Match: How Deep Learning Turned Sci-Fi-esque Predictive Intelligence Into RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Adotas

    It's been 20 years since IBM's supercomputer Deep Blue defeated world chess champion Gary Kasparov, in a historical first victory for artificial intelligence. What was once a futuristic concept in 1997, has slowly become part of everyday reality.

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  18. The 12 Best Games for AndroidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TechSpot

    ... with their friends for high scores. In Hoplite, y ou play a man in armor who has a blade, a spear and a very specific chess-like move-set. Each enemy has their own movement and attack rules. And each board of the game is ultimately a maze of ...

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  19. Machine Learning Invades the Real World on Internet BalloonsRead the original story

    Friday | Wired

    ... the currents that will keep them in one place. "You can think of this as very detailed sailing, almost like a game of chess with the winds," Teller says. As we know, chess is something computers are very good at. The Loon team developed algorithms ...

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  20. Married to Medicine's Quad Webb-Lunceford Aims to Prove She's No Fraud in Drama-Filled ReunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | E! Online

    ... of the ocean." She added, "My advice to Lisa is never be a pawn in someone else's game and she was a pawn in Mariah's chess game." During the two-part reunion, fans will also see the husbands join the conversation and discuss some hot-button issues ...

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