Chess' 1st African-American Grandmaster Enters Hall Of FameMaurice Ashley was 14 when he saw a high school friend playing chess and challenged him to a match. He lost badly, but it sparked a love affair that started him playing nearly non-stop ever since.
Chess & Rubber Duck Reach Toy Hall Of FameThe rubber duck has squeaked out a win for a place in the National Toy Hall of Fame. The bath toy joins the ancient game of chess in the class of 2013 inducted Thursday.
Toy Hall Of Fame Names 2013 NomineesThis year's finalists are: Bubbles, chess, the board game Clue, Fisher-Price Little People, little green Army men, the Magic 8 Ball, My Little Pony, Nerf toys, the Pac-Man video game, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the scooter and the rubber duck.
Viral Video: How To Play Chess ProperlyYou've seen chess played in the traditional way, but this video demonstrates how chess should be played to its full potential.
Bold Move In The Small World Of College ChessFresh off her second straight national championship, the legendary chess coach at Texas Tech is jumping to another school and taking her entire team.
Brownsville School District Won't Fund Chess Film