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Cautious Start to World Championship in Moscow
By GM Ian Rogers   
May 13, 2012
Wchslide.jpgGM Ian Rogers reports from the Anand-Gelfand World Chess Championship in Moscow, which began with two draws. 
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Nakamura Leads U.S. Champs, Three-Way Tie Atop U.S. Women's
By FM Mike Klein   
May 13, 2012
Hikaru380.jpgFor the first time in the 2012 U.S. Championship, one player rests atop the leaderboard, GM Hikaru Nakamura. Three players lead the women: Irina Krush, Anna Zatonskih & Iryna Zenyuk.
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US Chess Champs Recap after Two Rounds [VIDEO]
By Spectrum Studios & Macauley Peterson   
May 10, 2012
Watch WGM Jennifer Shahade and FM Mike Klein recap two rounds into the US Chess Championships and US Women's in Saint Louis. Follow along live starting at 2 EST at uschesschamps.com. 
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Decisive Results Abound in Round 1 of U.S. Championships
By FM Mike Klein   
May 8, 2012
leadHikaruHess.jpgAll but three games in the US Chess Championships and US Women's were decisive, including wins by favorites Nakamura, Kamsky, Krush, Zatonskih and a dazzling win by Lenderman.
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A Couch Potato’s Guide to the 2012 World Championship
By GM Ian Rogers   
May 8, 2012
GelfandAnand2.jpgOn Friday in Moscow Viswanathan Anand and Boris Gelfand will commence battle for the world title and a $2.5m prize fund. GM Rogers gives to lowdown on where and how to watch.
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Largest Chess Piece in the World Unveiled in Saint Louis
By Mike Wilmering   
May 7, 2012
GuinessLead.jpgThe Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis (CCSCSL) unveiled the newest Guinness World Record today – a chess piece that stands 14 feet, 6 inches tall and and is 6 feet wide at the base.
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Mission San Jose Dominates at CalChess Scholastic Chess Super State Championships
By Joe Lonsdale   
May 5, 2012
medal.jpgStudents from all over California and around the world competed in the CalChess Scholastic Chess Super State Championships at the Santa Clara Convention Center on April 21 and 22.
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The May Check is in the Mail
By Alex Dunne   
May 5, 2012
Harry250.jpgThe May Check is in the Mail features a Semi-Slav game and profile of Harry Ingersol, the 2010 Absolute Correspondence Chess Champion.
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Sam Loyd's Organ Pipes and Benko's 45th Anniversary
By Dr. Steven Dowd   
May 4, 2012
Organs1.jpgIn a continuation of the celebration of 45 years of Benko's Bafflers featured in Chess Life, Dr. Dowd presents one of GM Benko's favorite problem themes, Loyd's organ pipes.
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Co-champions Rule in San Diego
By Randy Hough   
May 4, 2012
Kennedy500.jpgRandy Hough highlights key games and stories from the National Junior High Championship in San Diego from April 27-29. Winners included Albert Lu, Kapil Chandran & Kennedy Middle School in the K-8.
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The Las Vegas National Open – Back to the “Strip”
By Fred Gruenberg   
May 3, 2012
This year's National Open and International Chess Festival will be at the newly remodeled Riviera - on the strip - and features an $80,000 GUARANTEED prize fund, mucho side events and an appearance, and simul, by former World Champion Anatoly Karpov.

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Brady’s Moment of “Grateness”
By Al Lawrence   
May 1, 2012
Endgame200.jpg This story from the May 2012 Chess Life about the founding Chess Life editor will whet your appetite for the rest of Al Lawrence's USATE coverage.

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National Junior High Champs Featured on Fox
By CLO   
April 28, 2012
VarunKrishnan.jpgThe National Junior High [K-9] Championship is currently underway in San Diego. The tournament was featured on local Fox news, in which young master Varun Krishnan faced the anchor in a quick chess game.
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Magnus Carlsen on the Colbert Report
By CLO   
April 24, 2012
MagnusSlide.jpgWorld #1 Magnus Carlsen appeared on the Colbert Report on Tuesday. During his trip to New York, he visiited Championship team IS 318 and was interviewed for Chess Life Magazine by CLO editor Jen Shahade at Chess NYC. 
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Fantasy Chess for the 2012 U.S. Championships
By Michael Wilmering   
April 23, 2012
FantasyChess12.jpgThe Saint Louis Chess Club hosting the 2012 U.S. Championship and U.S. Women’s from May 7-20, and event organizers have brought back a popular and exciting online component to the event: Fantasy Chess.
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11-Year-Old Triumphs at All-Girls Nationals in Chicago
By Jamaal Abdul-alim   
April 22, 2012
AllGirls1.jpgAnupama Rajendra, 11 years old, triumphed in the Under 18 section of the All-Girls-Nationals in Chicago to become the youngest ever champ.
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