October 17, 2011

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A confident Chicago Bears fan left Soldier Field before the end of the third-quarter after backing his side to hold off Minnesota in Sunday night’s much-anticipated NFL match-up. His gamble later paid off when he heard about the 39-10 thrashing on the radio while driving home. But the fan, Bill Trott, 34, of Lake Forest,…

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New Zealand’s police force stood armed and ready for another All Blacks choke in a World Cup semi-final, but thankfully it never came. The Public Apology can reveal that NZ Police Commissioner Peter Marshall had beefed up security to the tune of NZ$2 million during the World Cup in anticipation of New Zealand crashing out…

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