U.S. women's soccer team takes gold

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Japan's Saki Kumagai, background, scores the decisive goal past United States goalkeeper Hope Solo during the penalty-shootout of the final match between Japan and the United States at the Women’s Soccer World Cup in Frankfurt, Germany, Sunday, July 17, 2011.  The Japanese women's soccer team won their first World Cup Sunday after defeating USA in a penalty shoot-out.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

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The U.S. women's soccer team blazed through France, Colombia, North Korea, New Zealand, Canada and Japan to take Olympic gold.

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