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U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup win celebrated in NYC

New York City celebrates the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory with a parade at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 10, 2015, along lower Manhattan's Canyon of Heroes. The celebration will include a program at City Hall.

Members of the U.S. women's soccer team celebrate
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Members of the U.S. women's soccer team celebrate their World Cup victory at a ceremony at City Hall Plaza in Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Megan Rapinoe holds the World Cup trophy and
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Megan Rapinoe holds the World Cup trophy and a key to the city as she and members of the U.S. women's soccer team celebrate their World Cup victory at City Hall Plaza in Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

A emotional Annika Saromonsson, 12, left, gets a
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A emotional Annika Saromonsson, 12, left, gets a hug from friend Rosa Lander, also 12 , of Brooklyn, as they watch members of the U.S. women's soccer team during a celebration of their World Cup victory at City Hall Plaza in Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's
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Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team celebrate their victory in a sea of confetti as they are honored at City Hall Plaza in Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's
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Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team's celebrate their World Cup victory in a sea of confetti as they are honored at City Hall Plaza in Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

A fan waves an American flag from a
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A fan waves an American flag from a window, as the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team's ticker-tape parade starts along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's
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Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team are joined by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, right, as they celebrate their victory with a ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's
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Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team are joined by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo as they celebrate their victory with a ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's
Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang

Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team are joined by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo for a ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, center, joins
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New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, center, joins U.S. women's soccer team members Christen Press, left, and Abby Wambach, right, during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

U.S. Women's Soccer Team member Christie Rampone's daughter,
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U.S. Women's Soccer Team member Christie Rampone's daughter, left, walks to City Hall with team member Abby Wambach after a ticker-tape parade in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015, celebrating the team's World Cup victory.

U.S. Women's Soccer Team goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris walks
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U.S. Women's Soccer Team goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris walks to City Hall after a ticker-tape parade in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015, celebrating the team's World Cup victory.

U.S. Women's Soccer Team members Christie Rampone, left,
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U.S. Women's Soccer Team members Christie Rampone, left, Christen Press, center, and Amy Wambach, right, on the parade float with Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo as the World Cup championship team is celebrated with a ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Young fans cheer as they wait along the
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Young fans cheer as they wait along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan for the ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Marcus Alarcon, of New Jersey, takes pictures as
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Marcus Alarcon, of New Jersey, takes pictures as the U.S. Women's Soccer Team is honored with a ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Fans cheer along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
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Fans cheer along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Fans cheer along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
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Fans cheer along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Fans cheer and take photos along Broadway's Canyon
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Fans cheer and take photos along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Fans cheer and take photos along Broadway's Canyon
Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang

Fans cheer and take photos along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Fans cheer along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang

Fans cheer along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team World Cup victory.

Fans cheer along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang

Fans cheer along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Fans cheer and take photos along Broadway's Canyon
Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang

Fans cheer and take photos along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and U.S.
Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and U.S. Women's Soccer Team member Abby Wambach during a ticker-tape parade in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Thousands gathered along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
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Thousands gathered along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's victory. The group is the first women's team ever to be honored with the iconic parade.

Thousands gathered along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

Thousands gathered along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Fans gather along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
Photo Credit: John Roca

Fans gather along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Fans gather along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
Photo Credit: John Roca

Fans gather along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Fans gather along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

Fans gather along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Fans gather along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

Fans gather along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Fans gather along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

Fans gather along Broadway's Canyon of Heroes during a ticker-tape parade Friday, July 10, 2015, to celebrate the U.S. Women's Soccer Team's World Cup victory.

Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's
Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team are celebrated with a ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015. Not since Mary Lou Retton, Cheryl Miller and their fellow 1984 Olympic medal winners, including men, were celebrated after the Los Angeles summer games has a woman been given the "ticker-tape" treatment.

Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's
Photo Credit: John Roca

Members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team are celebrated with a ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

U.S. Women's Soccer Team members Abby Wambach, right,
Photo Credit: John Roca

U.S. Women's Soccer Team members Abby Wambach, right, Christen Press, center, and Christie Rampone on the parade float next to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo as they are celebrated with a ticker-tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Fans wait for the World Cup champion U.S.
Photo Credit: John Roca

Fans wait for the World Cup champion U.S. women's soccer team's ticker-tape parade to start along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Elljay Marquez holds his daughter Ellamia, 18 months,
Photo Credit: John Roca

Elljay Marquez holds his daughter Ellamia, 18 months, as they wait for the World Cup champion U.S. women's soccer team's ticker-tape parade to start along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Fans cheer as they wait for the World
Photo Credit: John Roca

Fans cheer as they wait for the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team's ticker-tape parade to start along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Coleen Dwyer, left, Olivia Seligmann, center, and Sarah
Photo Credit: John Roca

Coleen Dwyer, left, Olivia Seligmann, center, and Sarah Martino, all age 14 and from Huntington, cheer as they wait for the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team's ticker-tape parade to start along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Erin Welch 11, left, Sophia Nelson, 12, Bridget
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Erin Welch 11, left, Sophia Nelson, 12, Bridget Welch 13, and Deirdre Welch 9, all of East Islip, cheer as they wait for the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team's ticker-tape parade to start along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Members of the girls Players Development Academy in
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Members of the girls Players Development Academy in Zarephath, N. J., cheer as they wait for the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team's ticker-tape parade to start along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Brianna Strohmeier 10, of Seattle, waits for the
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Brianna Strohmeier 10, of Seattle, waits for the start of the parade for members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team along the Canyon of Heroes in lower Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

Flags are placed at City Hall Plaza where
Photo Credit: Craig Ruttle

Flags are placed at City Hall Plaza where members of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's Soccer Team were to be honored in Manhattan on Friday, July 10, 2015.

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