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Chess & Other Pieces—One Night Only Of '80s Broadway Musicals At Molloy 20/02/2018 16:30
With music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus of ABBA and lyrics by Tim Rice, Chess was a significant and powerful piece of music theater at the time because of its portrayal of the Cold War. In addition, the event will feature music from Barnum, Baby, Big River, City of Angels, Merrily We Roll Along ...
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Len Pradier, radio ham who ran repair workshop in York Rise 20/02/2018 16:18
They lived in a community of people who had council bungalows and Len earned a living gardening for neighbours and putting his skills to use doing carpentry, maintenance and odd jobs for people. As well as electronics, Len was passionate about chess. A skilled player, he would go to the Chess Cafe ...
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Chess Tournament at Mt. Judea 20/02/2018 15:56
Pictured above, front row, Karsyn Clayborn, Eli Ward, Terell Wilborn, Olivia Stone, Coach Jill Wilborn, Makenna King and Wyatt Yates; back row, Jade Williams, Jerrick Scott, Lexy Breedlove, Jacob Eddings and Chase Clayborn. Contributed photo. × ...
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EP.60 - John Hartmann, Book Reviewer for Chess Life Magazine 20/02/2018 15:36
Chess writer, teacher and book reviewer John Hartmann is not a titled chess player, but man, does he know his chess books! In our conversation, John reveals his list of "desert island" chess books and gives chess book recommendations of all shapes and sizes. We talk of chess memoirs/game ...
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Meeting needs first in New York City 20/02/2018 14:37
“I noticed when [Field] started feeding the people in the park – no strings attached,” said the chess expert. “Other ministers came through the park, and you had to listen to the hour and a half sermon first. Then you might get a bag or a ticket for the pantry. Well, Taylor was the complete opposite. He fed ...
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Five Things You Didn't Know about Elise LeGrow 20/02/2018 13:52
Elise LeGrow is a Canadian artist who has just released an album of covers of Chess Records songs. Something that might interest those who love blues and R&B, provided that they don't mind covers with significant divergences from the original songs. Here are five things that you may or may not have ...
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Aronian heading to Grenke Chess Classic after Candidates Tournament 20/02/2018 13:07
PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian will participate in the Grenke Chess Classic in the German city of Baden-Baden following the conclusion of the Candidates Tournament in Berlin. The elite chess tournament will be held from March 31 to April 9 in Baden-Baden. Besides ...
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Aryan Kids Chess Tournament: Akshay, Aditya excel 20/02/2018 12:45
Akshay with 6 points from 6 rounds and Aditya with 5 points from 6 rounds won the titles in Senior and Junior sections respectively in Aryan Kids Chess Tournament conducted by Vipraa Chess Academy at Aryan Kids School premises in Sharadadevinagar here on Sunday. In the Junior section, Akshay, ...
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26th BRDCA State Open Rapid Chess Tourney: Sriram Sarja clinches title 20/02/2018 12:43
Sriram Sarja with 6 points from seven rounds clinched the title in the 26th BRDCA State Open Rapid Chess Tourney held at Bengaluru on Feb.18. Ojas Kulkarni (5.5-26), H.G. Santhosh Kashyap (5.5-24.5), M.G. Gahan (5.5-24), Sameer Ghotane (5.5-22.5) and Sushrutha Reddy (95.5-22.5) tied with 5.5 ...
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From Star Wars to Coca Cola, St. Louis chess museum owns some 775 sets with unusual themes 20/02/2018 12:00
World Chess Hall of Fame assistant curator Emily Allred (left) and chief curator Shannon Bailey pose for a portrait with a Silver and Copper Enamel Chess Set and Board from Hungary at the World Chess Hall of Fame on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, in St. Louis. Photo by Chris Lee, clee@post-dispatch.com.
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Court fixes trial dates in chess tourney official's suit against Zuraida 20/02/2018 10:41
In his statement of claim, Sophian, who was then the National Scholastic Chess Championship 2017 tournament director, claimed Zuraida's statement, published by newspapers and portals, allegedly defamed him and affected his reputation as a renowned figure in the local and international chess ...
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Hangklip's young chess champ 20/02/2018 10:38
Hangklip's young chess champ. By. Sonja Raasch. -. February 20, 2018. Share on Facebook · Tweet on Twitter. WELL DONE: Hangklip Primary School pupil Zander Boucher participated in the SA junior chess competition in January in Pretoria. His U/12 team achieved the first position in their age ...
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Battle commences for 'King of Chess' crown 20/02/2018 09:11
The start of a two-month search for Cambodia's 2018 “King of Chess” to be coronated at the Angkor Sangran Khmer New Year festival begins today as regional heats start across the Kingdom. Cambodia's 24 provinces and Phnom Penh are divided into seven “centres”, where contenders will battle it out ...
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Artificial intelligence: Cause for celebration or fear? 20/02/2018 09:11
AlphaZero, a new program developed by Google's DeepMind division, played 100 games of chess against Stockfish 8, generally regarded as one of the top engines on the planet. To gain some context, know this: Stockfish is programmed with thousands of previous games, and can, therefore, call upon ...
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1591 E Chess Way Pahrump, NV 89060 20/02/2018 09:10
1591 E Chess Way, Pahrump, NV is a home listed on Trulia for $98000 in Pahrump, Nevada.
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Zuraida sued over chess tourney 'short dress' fiasco 20/02/2018 08:48
The tournament director of the National Scholastic Chess Championship 2017 has filed suit against PKR Wanita chief Zuraida Kamaruddin for allegedly defaming him over the issue of a 12-year-old's attire at the tournament. Sophian A Yusof, 44, who is also assistant secretary of the Malaysia Chess ...
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Urschel Talks Retirement; CryptoCurrency 'Chesscoin' Anyone? 20/02/2018 08:48
The veritable media floodgates must have opened within Urschel, as he gave another interview, this time with Huffington Post. This second deep-dive into his retirement focuses more on his chess talents. You will also get more insight into the bromance between Urschel and Chess.com's own IM Danny ...
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Poor run continues for Barry Chess Club 20/02/2018 08:37
Three of the Barry Chess Club teams were in action this week, but our poor form continues without any of them recording a much-needed win. On Monday both the Gambits and Quarks had home matches. Both of our opponents turned up with only four players – giving us a head start. The Quarks in ...
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Chess tourney director's defamation suit against Ampang MP to be heard July 23 20/02/2018 08:37
The dress of a 12-year-old girl was allegedly deemed to be 'seductive' that resulted in her withdrawal from a chess tournament. — Picture courtesy of Facebook/Kaushal KalKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 20 — The High Court here today fixed for days, beginning July 23, to hear the suit filed by Malaysian Chess ...
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Aronian to play in Grenke Chess Classic following the Candidates Tournament 20/02/2018 07:07
Aronian to play in Grenke Chess Classic following the Candidates Tournament. Photo: londonchessclassic.com. Levon Aronian will participate in Grenke Chess Classic to be held on March 31-April 9 in Baden-Baden. ... Aronian was the one to take the first place in Grenke Chess Classic in April of 2017.
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