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US soccer blues

The World's William Troop bemoans a tough loss for the US men's national soccer team against Brazil, but muses that defeat may create more committed fans for US soccer.

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Obama win a surprise for bookmaker Ladbrokes

Obama's win certainly surprised Britain's Ladbrokes betting company. Obama was a long shot compared to favorites like = Morgan Tsvangirai, Piedad Cordoba and Hu Jia. So what was the pay-out? We ask Robin Hutchinson, a spokesman for Ladbrokes.

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Warrant issued for cyclist

While we are following the Olympics, let's not forget the world of cycling and its doping issues. Today a French judge issued an arrest warrant for American cyclist Floyd Landis.

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Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Potsdamer Platz or Potsdam Square in Berlin, Germany. That's where the German leg of the European Poker Tour was underway this weekend. Marco Werman speaks with journalist Howard Swains.

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Women's golf champ announces retirement

Mexico's top woman golfer Lorena Ochoa has shocked fans with her announcement that she'll retire at the ripe old age of 28. Anchor Jeb Sharp gets details from Carlos Nava, sports editor for 'Al Dia', the 'Dallas Morning News' Spanish language newspaper.

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Manchester United owners under fire

The Glazer family is not very popular in Britain right now: they're facing a Manchester United fan revolt. They're accused of taking over the team to use as a cash cow to pay off their debts. Marco Werman talks with the BBC's Andy Green.