U.S. women's soccer team takes gold

Associated Press
United States goalkeeper Hope Solo kisses her nephew Johnny after losing 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/Michael Probst)

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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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