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Lauren Holiday retires from international play

Lauren Holiday retires from international play

The Equalizer Staff July 7, 2015 284

Lauren Holiday used the United States national team’s World Cup championship celebration event on Tuesday in Los Angeles as the time and place to announce her retirement from international soccer.   “I know this

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Women’s World Cup — the 23 who fell short

Women’s World Cup — the 23 who fell short

Dan Lauletta July 7, 2015 56

The United States won the World Cup for the third time on Sunday.  Their story has been well documented through the year and particularly over the last month.  But what about the other 23?

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WATCH: President Obama congratulates USWNT

WATCH: President Obama congratulates USWNT

The Equalizer Staff July 7, 2015 21

Watch @POTUS call the @USSoccer_WNT to congratulate them on their World Cup victory. #OneNationOneTeam https://t.co/uIty0Gu5Dg — The White House (@WhiteHouse) July 7, 2015 United States Vice President Joe Biden was in attendance to watch his

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New York City to host parade for US women

New York City to host parade for US women

The Equalizer Staff July 7, 2015 53

The United States women’s national team will be honored with a ticker-tape parade in New York City on Friday, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday. The parade will start at

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Wambach, Huffman kiss in iconic World Cup photo

Wambach, Huffman kiss in iconic World Cup photo

Jeff Kassouf July 7, 2015 72

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Abby Wambach finally got her World Cup title on Sunday. Carli Lloyd stole the show, scoring three goals in a 5-2 victory over Japan in the final, and although Wambach

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