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July 15th, 2011
02:09 PM ET

Star goalie Hope Solo weighs in on the World Cup final

An exciting match on Wednesday propelled the U.S. women's soccer team into the World Cup final after two goals late in the game secured their win over the French team.

On Sunday, the women's team will go head to head with Japan, a team they've never lost to, for the World Cup title.

Star goalie Hope Solo joins American Morning from Frankfurt, Germany today to discuss Wednesday's game and to weigh in on the the team's World Cup ambitions.


Filed under: Sport • Sports
May 17th, 2011
11:20 AM ET

NBA star, Grant Hill explains why it's important to 'Think Before You Speak'

NBA star, Grant Hill and Jared Dudley are participating in the 'Think Before You Speak' campaign, which is designed to address the use of anti-gay language among teens. The PSA that will debut during the NBA Conference Finals. This is after, Rick Welts, the President and CEO of the Phoenix Suns came out to NBA commissioner David Stern, L.A. Laker, Kobe Bryant's homophobic outburst and Atlanta Braves pitching coach, Roger McDowell recently receiving a two week suspension for his anti-gay language. He speaks with CNN's American Morning and tells why this PSA was needed.


Filed under: Sport