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Alex Morgan gives acting a go, readies for qualifying

Jun. 13, 2018 2:30 PM EDT

She's already an internationally recognized soccer player with a World Cup title and an Olympic gold medal. She's also the author of a series of kids' books. Now you can add actor to Alex Morgan's resume. The U.S. national team forward makes her movie debut in a new feature "Alex & Me" about a young player...

Telemundo hopes viewers like World Cup better in Spanish

Jun. 11, 2018 7:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Andres Cantor screamed "Goal!" for 38 seconds, four fortissimo shrieks of shock, elation and hysteria that exceeded even the usual volcanic standard set by the Pavarotti of the pitch. Getting ready to broadcast its first World Cup, Telemundo hopes his huge-capacity lungs persuade American...

Alex Morgan scores, US women beat China 1-0

Jun. 7, 2018 11:27 PM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Alex Morgan scored on a header in the 57th minute and the U.S. national team beat China 1-0 in an exhibition match Thursday night. The teams also will meet Tuesday night in Cleveland. China has already qualified for the 2019 World Cup in France. The United States, the defending World Cup...

US women's roster announced for exhibitions against China

May. 29, 2018 7:16 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Midfielder Tobin Heath is back on the U.S. women's national team roster after spending the start of the year recovering from surgery. Coach Jill Ellis named a 23-player roster Tuesday for a pair of exhibition matches against China next month. Heath, who turned 30 on Tuesday, hasn't played...

Springsteen escorts Van Zandt in to New Jersey Hall of Fame

May. 7, 2018 2:47 AM EDT

ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — Oh what a night: Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons were inducted Sunday into the New Jersey Hall of Fame, but it was Bruce Springsteen who stole what could have been Meryl Streep's show. The Boss made a surprise appearance at Asbury Park's Convention Hall to introduce his longtime...