25 Gift Ideas Under $10 I'd Be Happy to Receive

...to have a few of these on hand. 13. A pocket chess setFor years, I carried a pocket chess set around with me. I would use it to play games...usually keep a great match or two written out on chess notation on a piece of paper folded up inside...

Athens, Ga., teens build community, life skills through chess

...Ga. - School-aged children and their chess boards taking over a downtown Athens pizzeria...night. But every third Friday, young chess masters meet at Little Italy to compete...a social worker, has long incorporated chess into his work with at-risk teens. The...

Former child podigy Magnus Carlsen new chess world champion

NEW DELHI - The world of chess has a new king, and it's a 22-year-old...Magnus Carlsen, of Norway, won the chess world championship Friday, becoming the...referred to as the "Justin Bieber of chess" ? can fulfill an even bigger hope among...

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Georgia Regents University students Romain Ferreira (left) and Jason Bebill play a big game of chess.

Chess players struggle with idea of drug tests in push to join Olympics

...FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- If the world's leading chess federation gets its way, the game will...some players who call drug-testing in chess a logistical headache and a logical absurdity...is on the agenda Saturday at the U.S. Chess Federation's annual meeting here, which...

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Computer chess games provide worthy opponents

...Street": "If you want a friend, get a dog." Well, take it from me, if you want a chess buddy, buy a chess program for your PC. I'm a "patzer," a chess player who knows how to move the pieces fairly well but is forever doomed to mediocrity...

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Chess monk

...mind is filled with from his time as a chess teacher for Bobby Fischer -- the only American to ever hold the World Chess Champion title. Mr. Fischer's mother...lessons from Dr. Burger at the Manhattan Chess Club. Normally, consumption of food...

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Fugitive chess king captured in Japan

...bizarre end game, Bobby Fischer - the chess world's most eccentric star - was taken...by living abroad and being sheltered by chess devotees. It was not immediately clear...passport had been revoked," said Japan Chess Association member Miyoko Watai. "He...

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Chess whiz

...member of North Columbia Elementary School's chess team, and helped his team recently bring...player at Nationals," said North Columbia chess coach Wayne Warner. The blond, freckle-faced chess whiz, who is a bit small for his age, is...

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Chess a success at isle cafe

...and competition is keen Tuesday nights as chess players huddle over boards at Sugarbabies...Jacksonville to have a regular organized chess night open to the public, Sugarbabies...in and get dessert, people could play chess, study or listen to poetry," said owner...