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Backgammon diplomacy

www.ekathimerini.comwww.ekathimerini.com - Sep 4, 2018
Greece's Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias, accompanied by his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu, rolls the dice in a backgammon game between locals in the Aegean coastal city of Izmir, Tuesday. Kotzias was in Izmir to inaugurate the renovated Greek ...  


Philadelphia Checkers employee allegedly threw hot grease on ...

Fox NewsFox News - Sep 9, 2018
A Checkers employee has been arrested for allegedly throwing hot grease on a customer in the drive-thru early Saturday morning, according to Philadelphia ...  


Chess notes

The Boston GlobeThe Boston Globe - Sep 15, 2018
The FIDE (Fédération Internationale des Échecs) elections carry on pace to the conclusion at the Chess Olympiad later this month in Batumi, Ga. The field is the same: reformist, veteran English GM Nigel Short; FIDE establishment candidate, current FIDE ...  

Monopoly Game

Drake now has his own custom Monopoly game

Page SixPage Six - Aug 23, 2018
Started from the bottom, now he's got his own board game. In advance of his hometown performance with Migos, Drake was gifted a custom Monopoly game inspired by his life and career by Toronto's Scotiabank Arena. Modal Trigger Drake's custom ...  


Fremont Friendship Center Menu for Sept. 10-14

Fremont TribuneFremont Tribune - Sep 9, 2018
Wednesday: Turkey with gravy or chicken caesar salad. Rummikub, 9 a.m.; exercises, 9:30 a.m.; line dancing, 9:30 a.m.; Bohemian pitch, 9:30 a.m.; music with Bill Chrastil, 10:30 a.m.; monthly birthday party, 11:30 a.m.; pitch tournament, 12:30 p.m. ...  


I'm a nationally ranked Scrabble player, and I've noticed the best players use a strategy most people are afraid to try

Business InsiderBusiness Insider - Sep 10, 2018
I'm a tournament Scrabble player, and people often ask me how they can improve their Scrabble skills. I've noticed that beginner players are often afraid of using one of the most useful tactics in the game: exchanging your tiles. Even though it doesn't ...  

Gin Rummy

Gin Rummy Tournament

Villages-NewsVillages-News - Sep 1, 2018
On Wednesday, Sept. 26 from 11:20 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Truman Recreation Center, enjoy an afternoon of fun with a great group of men and women who play 5 games of Gin Rummy against 5 different players and try to make the playoffs and win some money.  


Warren Buffett: In the 10 years since financial panic, we've learned we're 'all dominoes' spaced closely together

CNBCCNBC - Sep 10, 2018
"What we all learned in that particular panic is that we're all dominoes. And we're all very close together," said the billionaire investor, whose Berkshire Hathaway made key investments Goldman Sachs and General Electric after the collapse of Lehman ...  

Dungeons And Dragons

Save 40% on Dungeons & Dragons 'Waterdeep: Dragon Heist' and 'Dungeon of the Mad Mage'

Comicbook.comComicbook.com - Sep 17, 2018
Dungeons & Dragons upcoming adventures Waterdeep: Dragon Heist and Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage just got their biggest discounts ever! At the moment, you can pre-order Dragon Heist for $29.97 (40 percent off) and Dungeon of the Mad Mage ...  

Pathfinder Roleplaying Game

Pathfinder Releases the Sequel to Its Most Popular Adventure

Comicbook.comComicbook.com - Aug 31, 2018
The Pathfinder roleplaying game has released the first chapter of its sequel to its Rise of the Runelords adventure. Earlier this week, the popular tabletop roleplaying game released the first chapter to Return of the Runelords, a direct sequel to the ...  


Cambodian claims Chinese chess crown

Khmer TimesKhmer Times - Sep 17, 2018
Cambodia's Heng Chamnan was celebrated by the kingdom's sporting officials after claiming first prize at the recently concluded 2018 Sichuan Airlines Cup Global Xiangqi tournament in Chengdu, China. The invitational tournament for the board game also ...  

Mah Jong

Take a seat, take 10 of them

BusinessWorld OnlineBusinessWorld Online - Sep 11, 2018
By Joseph L. Garicia, Reporter. THE CLACKING tiles of the Chinese game mah jong are laid out and dealt for you, just like your lot in life. But at some point in the game, you are allowed to exchange them for better ones as you see fit. The game is as ...  


Dayton tech startup names notable executive as CEO

Dayton Business JournalDayton Business Journal - Sep 12, 2018
A Dayton startup company has chosen a notable figure in the aerospace and tech community as its new leader. Tangram Flex, a software re-engineering firm that recently spun off from Oregon-based Galois, announced Wednesday its first CEO will be Ricky ...  

Play Bridge

Learn how to play bridge at library

Seymour TribuneSeymour Tribune - Sep 11, 2018
Volunteer Annette Waldkoetter will teach new players the rules of bridge and how to play it during an eight-week class Wednesdays at the Jackson County Public Library, 303 W. Second St., Seymour. Classes start Wednesday and will end Oct. 31 in the ...  

Crossword Puzzles

The Crossword Garage: 8 Car Makes and Models You Should Know

New York TimesNew York Times - Sep 19, 2018
Crossword puzzles expect solvers to have a good grasp of general knowledge, but sometimes certain facts just aren't in our personal wheelhouses. That's O.K. We're here to help you solve … and to help you expand those wheelhouses. For our latest list ...  


Nevada County Captures: Lyman Gilmore Sudoku Team; Patriot Day

The Union of Grass ValleyThe Union of Grass Valley - Sep 14, 2018
SUBMIT A PHOTO. Have you captured the faces, places and events of our lovely community as well? Then submit your own photos to The Union's "Nevada County Captures" page to be published in our print edition. Send submissions to ...  

Rubiks Cube

Pocket Rubiks Cube Market 2023 In-Depth Analysis of the Segmentation Which Comprises Product Type, Business ...
The FentonPost - Sep 10, 2018

Pocket Rubiks Cube Market report covers regions, market growth drivers and challenges, types, applications, manufacturers, which shows a regional development status, including market size, volume and value, as well as price data. Pocket Rubiks Cube ...  

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