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US Players shrug off quick turnaround for China

In hits June 16, 2015, file photo, United States' Abby Wambach, left,, celebrates her goal against Nigeria during the first half at the FIFA Women's World Cup soccer tournament in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Despite the lack of firepower, the U.S. has advanced to the quarterfinals. The second-ranked Americans play China on Friday in Ottawa, in the first World Cup meeting between the two teams since the U.S. defeated the Chinese on penalty kicks for the title in 1999. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File)

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — It’s been a rather short turnaround for the United States between Monday night’s 2-0 victory over Colombia in the round of 16 and Friday’s World Cup quarterfinal against China.

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Germany, France to meet in women’s World Cup quarterfinals

France midfielder Elodie Thomis leaps over South Korea defender Lee Eunmi (2) during first half round of 16 Women's World Cup soccer Sunday, June 21, 2015, in Montreal, Canada. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

MONTREAL (AP) — Germany and France are among the top three women’s soccer teams in the world.

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Canadian prime minister lauds Quebec City for NHL

QUEBEC CITY (AP) — Prime Minister Stephen Harper says there is no better place than Quebec City for an NHL expansion team.

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