U.S. women's soccer team takes gold

Associated Press
United States' Tobin Heath fails to score past Japan goalkeeper Ayumi Kaihori 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/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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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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