Stray Cast: Murdoch/Tribune, DMF Bait Co./L.L.Bean

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It only seems apt to run the Stray Cast here.

After all, this Web log is named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end of the outdoors column in the Sun-Times on Wednesdays since April 2, 2003.

Here’s today’s:

Rupert Murdochbuying the Tribune is like thinking of the DMF Bait Co. doing a hostile takeover of L.L.Bean.

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The Hawks’ 3-1 loss Friday represented their 17th in their last 20 games overall and their 14th in their last 17 meetings with Winnipeg.
Grant Wahl, one of the most well-known soccer writers in the United States, died early Saturday while covering the World Cup match between Argentina and the Netherlands.
St. Rita’s three stars all delivered in different ways as the Mustangs earned a 57-51 win.
Kevin Singleton, 52, was charged with six counts of attempted first-degree murder, aggravated discharge of a firearm and aggravated battery, according to police.