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St. Louis boasts the world’s largest chess piece. Now France has a bigger one. | Entertainment

The giant chess piece standing outside the World Chess Hall of Fame in the Central West End is in check. At 20 feet tall, the wood king piece is officially the world’s largest, certified by Guinness World Records in 2018. Unofficially, it no longer holds the title. Last month, a chess club in France built …

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Round1 entertainment opens in Roseville Westfield Galleria

The old Sears store at The Westfield Galleria at Roseville is alive again, but the refrigerators, washing machines and racks of cloths have been replaced with 300 arcade games, eight bowling lanes and two karaoke rooms. Round1, a Japan-based company, opened its first entertainment emporium, in the Sacramento area location this past weekend. The noisy, …

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Run, Laal, run: Aamir Khan stars in Indian ‘Forrest Gump’

Indian actor Aamir Khan enjoyed “Forrest Gump” so much that he’s starring in a Hindi remake. Released in 1994, the original film went on to sweep the Oscars, taking six trophies including best picture and best actor for Tom Hanks. Directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Eric Roth based on Winston Groom’s novel, “Forrest …

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Santa Claus and others can’t resist the Victorian charms of Columbus

A little slice of Americana with deep Texas roots, Columbus is a relaxing small town with a rich history and friendly Southern charm. With convenient proximity to Houston, Austin, and San Antonio, there’s no reason not to explore its long list of fun — and even quirky — things to see and do. Here are …

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Worldwide Pool Tables Industry to 2027

Dublin, April 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Pool Tables Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global pool tables market reached a value of US$ 206.5 Million in 2021. Looking forward, the publisher expects the market to reach US$ 283.1 Million by …

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Santa Claus and others can’t resist the Victorian charms of Columbus

A little slice of Americana with deep Texas roots, Columbus is a relaxing small town with a rich history and friendly Southern charm. With convenient proximity to Houston, Austin, and San Antonio, there’s no reason not to explore its long list of fun — and even quirky — things to see and do. Here are …

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St. Louis boasts the world’s largest chess piece. A club in France just built a bigger one. | Entertainment

The giant chess piece standing outside the World Chess Hall of Fame in the Central West End is in check. At 20 feet tall, the wood king piece is officially the world’s largest, certified by Guinness World Records in 2018. Unofficially, it no longer holds the title. Last month, a chess club in France built …

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