Carli Lloyd scored on a header early in the second half to give the United States a 1-0 victory over China in the quarterfinals of the Women’s World Cup on Friday night in Ottawa.

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After staying silent — and almost always emotionless — during his Boston Marathon bombing trial earlier this year, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev finally spoke Wednesday at his formal sentencing and apologized for the carnage he and his brother caused.

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Behind the strength of two second-half goals, the United States knocked off a pesky Colombia squad, 2-0, in the Women’s World Cup playoffs Monday night in Edmonton.

The Americans advance to play China in the quarterfinals Friday in Ottawa.

Fox Sports golf analyst Brad Faxon checked in with Dennis & Callahan on Monday to discuss the U.S.

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