Chess: Anand loses to Nakamura at last hurdle, finishes 2nd in Zurich Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand went down to Hikaru Nakamura of United States in the Armageddon game and had to be content with a second place finish in the Zurich Chess Classic that concluded, on Friday. A sudden change in rules during the ... 02/19/2015 - 7:05 pm | View Link
Zurich Chess Classic: Anand loses to Nakamura, finishes second Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand went down to Hikaru Nakamura of United States in the Armageddon game and had to be content with a second place finish in the Zurich Chess Classic that concluded. A sudden change in rules during the final stages of ... 02/19/2015 - 6:56 pm | View Link
Grenke Chess Classic: Anand loses to Carlsen again Former world champion Viswanathan Anand continued to struggle against nemesis Magnus Carlsen of Norway and lost after a blunder in the fourth round of Grenke Chess Classic now underway ... this time to ensure a lively game. Anand got a slight advantage ... 02/6/2015 - 8:16 pm | View Link
Anand’s Game 11 gamble fails, Magnus Carlsen retains world chess title but Anand missed it and eventually lost the game. That was seen by many experts as the match-turning moment. Anand said he isn’t quitting competitive chess. Carlsen said no one had expected him to make such an early comeback as the challenger to the ... 11/23/2014 - 5:05 am | View Link
World Chess Championship: Vishwanathan Anand loses 11th game, Magnus Carlsen retains title Magnus Carlsen asserted his supremacy over Viswanathan Anand for the second year in running as the Norwegian retained his World Championship title after defeating the Indian Challenger in the 11th game, in Sochi on Sunday. The Norwegian world champion ... 11/23/2014 - 4:39 am | View Link
Chessgames.com: Chess Games Database & Community NEW USERS: Getting Started. Chessgames.com is a database of historical chess games combined with discussion forums, forming the internet's oldest and best chess ... 03/29/2015 - 11:31 pm | View Website
Chessdom | Chess, chess news, live chess games World Champion Magnus Carlsen sits down to give chess fans his candid... Interview with World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen; Closing ceremony of the World Chess ... 03/29/2015 - 7:49 pm | View Website
Game 1 This is game 1 from the 2014 World Chess Championship match between defending champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway, and challenger Viswanathan Anand of India. 03/29/2015 - 9:26 am | View Website
Anand Holds Draw In 2nd-Longest World Championship Game Ever Groups & Teams. Make friends & play team games! Chess News. News from the world of chess! Members. Search all Chess.com members! Local Chess. Find local clubs & events! 03/29/2015 - 5:09 am | View Website
The chess games of Viswanathan Anand Viswanathan Anand Number of games in database: 2,850 Years covered: 1984 to 2015 Last FIDE rating: 2791 (2800 rapid, 2767 blitz) Highest rating achieved in database: 2817 03/29/2015 - 1:34 am | View Website
Ski areas are asking the Oregon Legislature for enhanced protection from lawsuits after the state Supreme Court invalidated the broad liability waivers often printed on the back of lift tickets.
 Lauren Bagley, whose son was injured as a teenager at Mount Bachelor in 2006, says ski companies should be held accountable when their man-made equipment fails.
The Republican-controlled Legislature is pushing proposals to prevent so-called "ballot harvesting," create loopholes for independent expenditures, mandate strict compliance for voter referendums and recalls, limit the ability of third-party candidates to run for office and increase campaign contribution limits.
The U. S. Department of Homeland Security gave a 90-day humanitarian pass to a 20-year-old Mexican man seeking a double heart and liver transplant, his mother said Monday.
The document, which Jose Chua received and a copy of which was shared with The Associated Press, grants him a temporary stay in the U.
Lawrie hits 2 homers as A's rout Rockies 11-2
(AP) — Brett Lawrie had a pair of home runs and four RBIs, Drew Pomeranz pitched six scoreless innings and the Oakland Athletics routed the Colorado Rockies 11-2 Monday.
Lawrie hit a solo homer in the sixth off Ryan Arrowood for a 6-0 lead and capped a five-run sixth with a three-run homer against LaTroy Hawkins that made it 11-0.
Ben Zobrist had two hits and three RBIs, and Billy Butler had two hits and two RBIs for the Athletics, who are 13-1 at home in their first spring training at HoHoKam Stadium.
Colorado starter Eddie Butler left after the first inning with light shoulder fatigue.
With LHP Jorge De La Rosa sidelined by a groin injury, Butler's hopes of opening in the starting rotation improved.
Athletics: OF Coco Crisp (elbow) took a few swings on Monday and was to bat in a minor league game on Tuesday.
RHP Sonny Gray, the A's opening day starter, will also pitch in the same minor league.
The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/1bL9hGo ) Edward Bush pleaded guilty Monday to 14 counts of rape and nine counts of child pornography involving a juvenile — a small fraction of the nearly 900 counts he faced for raping girls and recording the acts.
Prosecutors say Bush used his computer and camera equipment to record the abuse of a girl who was 12 when the incidents began in 2003.
UConn's Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis has broken the NCAA Division I record for career 3-pointers during the Huskies' regional final against Dayton.
The senior guard came into the game with 388, but made five of her first seven attempts from behind the arc to set the mark with 393.