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Americans run out of miracles

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SALVADOR, Brazil — They captured the eyes and hearts of a suddenly awakened soccer nation, who gathered in unprecedented numbers to watch the world’s game. But the end of the ride came at the exact same point as four years ago: with a loss in extra time in the World Cup’s round of 16. Belgium scored twice in extra time, then held on for a 2-1 win Tuesday. “It’s heartbreaking,” goalkeeper Tim Howard said. “I ...

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