World Cup: U.S. routs Japan 5-2 for third title

Carli Lloyd was on a mission.

It was her goal to help her team bring the World Cup trophy to the United States for the first time in 16 years.

Japan stood in her way, but it never stood a chance as the Americans' No. 10 stung quickly and often to guid...

More

On this day: February 4

POSTED: 1:03 AM PST February 3, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PST February 3, 2015 

George Washington is elected America's first president, the Symbionese Liberation Army kidnaps Patty Hearst, Fleetwood Mac releases "Rumours," and Facebook is launched, all on this day.

OTD February 4 - Reg Presley
1 / 38
Fontana Records

2013: English singer-songwriter Reg Presley, best known as the lead singer with the 1960s rock band The Troggs, dies at age 71 in Andover, Hampshire, England, from lung cancer and a series of strokes. The Troggs are best known for the hit songs "Wild Thing," With a Girl Like You" and "Love Is All Around," the latter two written by Presley.

Comments

The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms.

blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement

Most Popular

Advertisement

Sign up for KTVZ Emails

  • KTVZ Email Newsletters

    newsletterimage

    Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Local Alert Weather, Severe Weather Alerts and much more!