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Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:39:00 GMT

Chicago Cubs beat Cleveland Indians to win first World Series title since 1908  -  The Guardian
More than a century of lament died for the Chicago Cubs on a ground ball. Given the moment, it was an anticlimactic ending. After a 108-year narrative that cast them as perennial losers, they took this one with an 8-7 victory over the Cleveland Indians ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:37:49 GMT

Chicago Cubs: Bill Murray shares fans' joy  -  BBC News
A huge smile, then tears of joy: Bill Murray's reaction to the Chicago Cubs' baseball World Series win has resonated across social media. The US actor better known for his hangdog expression and deadpan delivery was on the pitch to celebrate before ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:58:54 GMT

Chicago Cubs fans celebrate first World Series win in 108 years  -  Globalnews.ca
Chicago is known as a city that likes to celebrate and quite the party got underway Wednesday night after the Chicago Cubs won their first World Series baseball championship in over a century. READ MORE: Chicago Cubs win first World Series in 108 years ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 07:59:48 GMT

Chicago Cubs win World Series 23 years after student Michael Lee predicted it would happen in his 1993 yearbook  -  The Independent
The Chicago Cubs are celebrating a famous World Series triumph after 108 years of hurt, having beaten the Cleveland Indians to win Major League Baseball's showcase trophy, but one fan saw the victory coming 23 years ago. Michael Lee, a student at a ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 07:19:09 GMT

Cubs End 108-Year Wait for World Series Title, After a Little More Torment  -  New York Times
The Chicago Cubs did just that, shattering their 108-year championship drought in epic fashion: with an 8-7, 10-inning victory over the Cleveland Indians in Game 7, which began on Wednesday night, carried into Thursday morning and seemed to end all too ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 07:14:04 GMT

World Series 2016: Chicago Cubs end 108-year title drought after victory over the Cleveland Indians  -  The Independent
The Chicago Cubs are Major League Baseball champions for the first time in 108 years after a thrilling extra-inning victory against the Cleveland Indians in game seven of the World Series. The Cubs, who had not won baseball's biggest prize since 1908 ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:58:56 GMT

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(CBS) — The Chicago Cubs fended off the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 of the World Series at Progressive Field — winning 8-7 in 10 innings and igniting a citywide celebration back home in Illinois. Tens of thousands of fans thronged the exterior of ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:58:11 GMT

Chicago Cubs break 108-year drought, win World Series with Game 7 thriller  -  CBS News
The Chicago Cubs are World Series champions. Ending more than a century of flops, futility and frustration, the Cubs won their first title since 1908, outlasting the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in 10 innings of a Game 7 thriller early Thursday. That set off ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:48:19 GMT

Cubs win first World Series since 1908 with 8-7, 10-inning Game 7 victory  -  Chicago Tribune
Cubs win first World Series since 1908 with 8-7, 10-inning Game 7 victory. Chicago Cubs win the World Series. Photos from Game 7 of the World Series at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio on Nov. 2, 2016. Mark GonzalesContact ReporterChicago Tribune.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:46:46 GMT

Chicago Cubs break 108-year curse of the Billy Goat, winning World Series with epic Game Seven against Cleveland ...  -  Telegraph.co.uk
The Chicago Cubs shed themselves of the "Curse of the Billy Goat" and ended a 108-year wait for a World Series title when Ben Zobrist hit a go-ahead double in the 10th inning beating the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in 10 in a thrilling Game Seven classic in ...