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Recap: Friday at the London Olympics

The United States has stretched out its overall lead in the medal count to 13 at the London Olympics. The U.S. has 41 gold, 26 silver and 27 bronze for a total of 94 medals. China remains in second place with a total of 81 medals, 37 of which are gold.
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