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  • U.S. women’s soccer team’s unbeaten run ends at 28

    LE HAVRE, France - The U.S. women's national soccer team's 28-game unbeaten streak ended Saturday, but the world's No. 1-ranked team is looking at the bigger picture: Defending their World Cup title. Kadidiatou Diani scored twice and France beat the U.S. 3-1 in a friendly that served as a warm-up for both teams before the Women's World Cup in France begins in June. The Americans had been 25-0-3 since falling 1-0 to Australia in 2017. "I'm not worried," U.S. coach Jill Ellis said. "We know who...

  • U.S. women's soccer team's trip to Europe is no vacation

    Jill Ellis is convinced the world is shrinking when it comes to women’s soccer. And to prove it she has taken her national team to Europe, where it will begin ramping up preparations for this summer’s Women’s World Cup. “Overall it’s so different than it was even two World Cups ago in terms of
  • U.S. has no timeline for U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria: U.S official

    The United States has no timeline for the withdrawal of American troops from Syria but does not plan to stay indefinitely, a senior State Department official said on Friday.

  • Figure skating two-time U.S. champion restricted by SafeSport

    John Coughlin, a two-time U.S. pairs figure skating champion and coach, had his eligibility to participate in his sport restricted Dec. 17 by the U.S. Center for SafeSport.