U.S. Women Win Soccer Gold in Overtime

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Teammates congratulate U.S. soccer player Lindsay Tarpley after she scored the first goal.

Teammates congratulate U.S. soccer player Lindsay Tarpley after she scored the first goal in a 2-1 gold medal victory over Brazil. Reuters hide caption

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Teammates congratulate U.S. soccer player Lindsay Tarpley after she scored the first goal. Reuters

Teammates congratulate U.S. soccer player Lindsay Tarpley after she scored the first goal in a 2-1 gold medal victory over Brazil. Reuters hide caption

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The U.S. women's soccer team wins a fiercely competitive gold-medal game against Brazil in the Summer Olympics. Abby Wambach headed in a crossing corner kick from the left side to end the match in overtime. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and NPR's Tom Goldman.

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