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US teen Shiffrin wins WCup slalom, leads standings

Updated: January 4, 2013, 3:05 PM ET
Associated Press

ZAGREB, Croatia -- Teenager Mikaela Shiffrin is living up to her billing as American skiing's next big star.

She earned her second World Cup title Friday by winning the slalom by a massive 1.19-second margin to regain the lead in the discipline standings.

The 17-year-old Shiffrin had the fastest time in both runs to finish in a combined 2 minutes, 1.73 seconds. She won her first career World Cup event last month in Are, Sweden.

"I skied solid. It went really smooth," Shiffrin ...

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