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Saint Louis Named “National Chess Capital”
By Mike Wilmering   
May 6, 2014
USSenateResolution.jpgOn the eve of hosting the most prestigious chess tournaments in the nation, the United States Senate, passed an official resolution naming St. Louis the National Chess Capital.

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Over 400 Compete in NYC Mayor's Cup
By NYC & Company   
May 6, 2014
More than 400 of the City's top-rated youth chess players competed in the 2014 NYC Mayor's Cup for a chance to be crowned the "Best in the City."
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The May Check is in the Mail
By Alex Dunne   
May 4, 2014
May14leadCIM.jpgThe May Check is in the Mail includes the Game of the Month featuring Daniel Woodward, 2007 Golden Knights Champion. 
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World Chess Hall of Fame Opens Two New Shows
By CLO   
May 2, 2014
burningboardslead.jpgJust after the World Chess Hall of Fame induction & the US Champs opening on May 7, two new shows open at WCHOF: Cage & Kaino: Pieces and Performances and Strategy by Design: Games by Michael Graves.
 
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Bartholomew wins 2014 Okoboji Open
By Hank Anzis   
May 2, 2014
AwonderLiang.jpgBigtime chess came to the small town, Okoboji, Iowa. IM John Bartholomew took clear first- find details and his key win over Under 10 World Champ Awonder Liang.
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Michael Ciamarra on Checkmating Alzheimer's
By CLO   
May 2, 2014
Ciamlead.jpgMichael Ciamarra wrote an inspiring article for Al.com (Alabama newsource) on possible positive effects of chess on preventing Alzheimer's and specific tips on teaching chess to older adults.
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Chess on Fremont Street: Mantis Open
By Juan Jauregui   
May 2, 2014
Vegaslead.jpgChess in Vegas heats up this summer with the National Open, while Vegas locals warm-up on Fremont Street, at the Mantis Open (April 25-27).
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Read the May Chess Life on your Mobile Device
By Daniel Lucas, USCF Director of Publications   
May 2, 2014
Mobilelead2.jpgWe are pleased to announce that you can now read Chess Life on your mobile device, whether Android or iOS (Smart Phone or Apple products such as iPhone and iPad).
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USCF Customer Service Survey
By Jean Hoffman, Executive Director   
May 1, 2014
The USCF is looking for ways to improve our organization, and we need your help. Please take a few minutes to complete our USCF Customer Service Survey.
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Tales from Atlanta: Advait on a Perfect Score
By Todd Andrews   
April 29, 2014
advait.jpgTodd Andrews' final CLO report on the Junior High Nationals in Atlanta, Georgia includes thoughts from and the best game by Advait Patel, who scored 7-0 in the K-8 section. 
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Qualifiers for 2014 Pan American Youth [UPDATED DATES]
By Jerry Nash   
April 28, 2014
UPDATED: 12 players have qualified to represent the US in their age categories at the 2014 Pan American Youth Festival & Blitz scheduled for July 10-17 (changed from July 17-24) in Ciudad, Mexico. 
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12 Ranks of Pawns: Strong Turnout at Junior High Champs
By Todd Andrews   
April 27, 2014
Atlantalead.jpgTodd Andrews talks about the strong turnout at the 2014 National Junior High School Championships in Atlanta, and goes through some instructive positions from the event.
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National Junior High Begins in Atlanta
By Todd Andrews   
April 25, 2014
Atlantalead.jpgThe National Junior High Champs begin this weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. Bug and blitz results are in while the Main Event begins Friday. Todd Andrews reports from the scene.
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Li, Chor Headline 2014 ChessKid Online Championship
By IM Danny Rensch   
April 24, 2014
kevin.jpgThe field of 30 players is now set for the 2014 ChessKid.com Online National Championship. Set to take place June 6th through 8th. Star players include 12-year-old Ruifeng Li and 8-year-old Kevin Chor (pictured).
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Timur Gareev Wins in Reno
By CLO   
April 24, 2014
A couple weeks before the US Championship, GM Timur Gareev took a cue from reigning GM Gata Kamsky in the East Coast and took clear first at a strong Far West Open in Reno, Nevada.
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World Chess Hall of Fame Inductions Set for May 7
By Mike Wilmering   
April 23, 2014
jacpilead.jpgFour exceptional chess players will take their places in history when two are inducted into the World Chess Hall of Fame and two into U.S. Chess Hall of Fame during a ceremony on May 7, 2014. 
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