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Lloyd’s Historic Hat Trick Leads U.S. Women’s Team To World Cup Title

Carli Lloyd scored the first hat trick in Women’s World Cup Finals history on Sunday, leading the United States Women’s National Team to their first Cup championship since 1999.

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(TOP ROW FROM LEFT): USA defender Ali Krieger, forward Alex Morgan, defender Becky Sauerbrunn, goalkeeper Hope Solo, midfielder Lauren Holiday and defender Julie Johnston. (BOTTOM ROW FRO LEFT):  USA midfielder Tobin Heath, midfielder Carli Lloyd, midfielder Morgan Brian, defender Meghan Klingenberg and midfielder Megan Rapinoe pose during the semi-final football match between USA and Germany during their 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup at the Olympic Stadium in Montreal on June 30, 2015. USA won 2-0.     AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE (Credit: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Women’s World Cup Final Preview: USA vs Japan

The Women’s World Cup Final is set after Japan beat England 2-1 on Wednesday. This sets up a rematch of the 2011 World Cup Final, when Japan beat the U.S. in penalty kicks, 3-1.

07/01/2015

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World’s Top Goalkeepers Set To Face Off In World Cup Semifinal

The Women’s World Cup semifinal clash between top-ranked Germany and the second-ranked United States will feature two of the best goalkeepers in the game: Nadine Angerer and Hope Solo.

06/29/2015

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America’s Most Patriotic Summer Vacation Spots

The U.S.A. boasts all-American tourist spots from sea to shining sea.

06/25/2015

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Meet The 10 USWNT World Cup First Timers

These 10 members of the United States Women’s National Team are making their first appearance in a World Cup.

06/11/2015

DUBLIN, IRELAND - NOVEMBER 18:  Bobby Wood of USA during the International Friendly match between the Republic of Ireland and USA at the Aviva Stadium on November 18, 2014 in Dublin, Ireland.  (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Wood’s 87th-Minute Goal Lifts US To 2-1 Win At Germany

For the second time in six days, Bobby Wood scored a late goal to give the United States its first victory at a European soccer power.

06/10/2015

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FIFA: Women’s World Cup Primer

The Women’s World Cup begins on Saturday. What are the US’ chances? Take a look.

06/04/2015

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Landon Donovan Ends National Team Career With 1-1 Draw Against Ecuador

Landon Donovan ran onto a backheel pass from Jozy Altidore in the 25th minute, looked at the goal from 12 yards and drove in a right-footed shot in like he had so many times before.

10/10/2014

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Hilary Knight Skates In Practice For Anaheim Ducks

After Hilary Knight skated with the Anaheim Ducks, the two-time U.S. Olympian emerged confident she can play hockey with anybody in the world.

10/03/2014

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US Men’s Volleyball Sweeps Iran In Anaheim

Carson Clark led all scorers with 16 points on 14 kills and two aces and the U.S. men’s national volleyball team swept Iran on Wednesday night in the second match of the USA Volleyball Cup series.

08/13/2014

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Walsh-Jennings, Ross Win Opening Matches At ASICS World Series In Long Beach

Top-seeded Kerri Walsh-Jennings and April Ross won their opening two matches Wednesday in the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball to advance to the final round of pool play.

07/23/2014

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7 World Cup Pitch Invaders Who Regret Nothing

Although their fates remain a mystery, these few moments of glory will always be remembered…by them.

07/14/2014

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US Sweeps Brazil In USA Volleyball Cup

Alix Klineman scored 19 points in her first match at the senior level and the U.S. women’s national team swept Brazil in the second match of the USA Volleyball Cup on Sunday night.

07/06/2014

United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:

07/03/2014

Tim Howard of the United States looks on in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Keidel: World Cup Runneth Over

You’ll notice the ratings for this World Cup are highest in the Northeast, where folks try rather hard to look most enlightened. And you may also notice by the time the U.S. team lost to Belgium, some of them had already jumped ship.

07/03/2014

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