By: Steve Inskeep and Dina Temple-Raston
August 7, 2012
The man at the center of Sunday's shooting at a Sikh temple near Milwaukee, Wis., is Wade Michael Page. He died at the scene after being shot by a police officer who was returning fire. To try to understand what motivated Page, investigators have to piece together a dead man's life.
On this day in 1997, Boris Kasparov, the world's top chess player, faced off against IBM's chess-playing supercomputer, Deep Blue — and lost. This week, professional poker players are trying something similar in Pittsburgh, and they're winning.
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