Chris Hrabe's St. Louis Spotlight: Webster University Chess TeamBefore the Webster Chess Team, there wasn’t a single grandmaster in the state of Missouri, in the last five years, more than a dozen have lived in St. Louis.
Norwegian Takes World Chess ChampionshipMagnus Carlsen won a series of rapid games to break tie
First Black Chess Grandmaster Enters Hall of FameMaurice Ashley is in St. Louis for U.S. Chess Championship
New Chess Program Begins in Ferguson-Florissant DistrictHundreds of kids in Ferguson are learning to play chess.
Ferguson Schools Begin After School Chess ClubsGrade school students in Ferguson are getting a chance to learn the game of chance. Nick Ragone is with Ascension healthcare, which is sponsoring the after school chess clubs at 20 schools in Ferguson.
Celebrated Chess Player Leaves Italy Team to Play for U.S.St. Louis has landed one of the biggest names in chess with the move of 23-year-old Fabiano Caruana leaving the Italy team to play for the U.S.
22-Year-Old Man Wins St. Louis Chess CompetitionFabiano Caruana won the Sinquefield Cup at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of St. Louis.
U.S. Chess Championship Returns to St. LouisThe Chess Club and Scholastic Center is again hosting the U.S. Chess Championship for the next two weeks.
US Senate Endorses St. Louis as Chess CapitalSt. Louis is hosting the U.S. Chess Championship and U.S. Women's Championship for the sixth year in a row.
Webster U. Celebrating 2nd Straight Chess TitleThe university took first place, earning the President's Cup, in a national championship tournament over the weekend in New York.
Webster University Dominates at PanAm Chess ChampionshipFour students from Webster University check-mated their opponents during the Pan-American tournament, dubbed the World Series of chess, in Lubbock, Texas this past weekend.
Chess Championship Headed to St. LouisFor the fifth straight year, the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis is playing host to the U.S. Championship and the U.S. Women's Championship.