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October 03, 2011
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October 03, 2011

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Estimated fans—all women or children under 12—at the Sept. 20 match in Istanbul between Fenerbahce and Manisaspor, after the Turkish soccer federation temporarily banned men from games in an effort to curb fan violence.

25, 8, 11

Years, months and days after their Super Bowl XX win that the 1985 Bears will receive a White House welcome. The team, whose planned visit was canceled after the space shuttle Challenger disaster, will be honored by President (and Bears fan) Obama on Oct. 7.


Amount offered per home game by Virtus Bologna to Kobe Bryant, one of four options, including $6.7 million for one season, made by the Italian basketball club to the Lakers star.

0, 0, 1

Completions, passing yards and interceptions for Army in its 48--21 loss to Ball State last Saturday.

½ mile

Distance that cross-country runner Josh Ripley of Andover (Minn.) High carried a spiked and bleeding opposing runner to reach medical attention during a jayvee race before going on to complete the full 3.1-mile distance.