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Union face stern test in opener against Timbers

10:40 PM, Mar 7, 2014

The re-tooled Philadelphia Union will open their 2014 season on Saturday with a stern test as the club travels to Providence Park to battle the Portland Timbers.

New-look D.C. United ready to face Crew

9:54 PM, Mar 7, 2014

After an offseason of major overhaul, D.C. United will open its 2014 campaign on Saturday against Eastern Conference rivals Columbus Crew at RFK Stadium.

'14 Season Preview: Impact hoping to catch lightning in a bottle

3:18 PM, Mar 5, 2014

The Montreal Impact enter their third season in Major League Soccer battling against a sophomore slump as well as the inevitable father time.

'14 Season Preview: Cassar ushers in new era for RSL

3:09 PM, Mar 5, 2014

For the first time since 2008, Real Salt Lake will begin the season with someone other than Jason Kreis at the helm.

U.S. held to draw by Japan in Algarve Cup opener

12:48 PM, Mar 5, 2014

Aya Miyama scored on a free kick in the 83rd minute to help Japan claim a 1-1 draw with the United States women's national team in the opening match of the Algarve Cup for both sides on Wednesday.

'14 Season Preview: Questions linger for Whitecaps FC

6:14 PM, Mar 4, 2014

Vancouver Whitecaps FC will begin their fourth season in Major League Soccer with some uncertainty, as a major hole on the front lines had to be unexpectedly patched.

'14 Season Preview: Revs hope to take next step

6:13 PM, Mar 4, 2014

This time last year head coach Jay Heaps was entering his second season in charge of the New England Revolution with the team coming off of a nine-win campaign.

'14 Season Preview: SKC aims to collect more silverware

2:58 PM, Mar 4, 2014

The troubling scenario for reigning champions of a professional sports league is that there is no room for improvement, and in a league with so much parity, the likelihood of reaching the same pinnacle of success in successive seasons is quite slim.

'Quakes sign German defender Gorlitz

2:46 PM, Mar 4, 2014

The San Jose Earthquakes announced Tuesday that the club has signed German defender Andreas Gorlitz, pending the receipt of his P-1 Visa and International Transfer Certificate. Per league and team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

'14 Season Preview: Berhalter's reign begins in Columbus

6:20 PM, Mar 3, 2014

There is no doubt that the high point in the history of the Columbus Crew was the team's 2008 campaign, which saw Sigi Schmid's side capture the Supporters' Shield and MLS Cup.

'14 Season Preview: Watson puts his stamp on San Jose

6:18 PM, Mar 3, 2014

After spending eight-plus seasons in charge of the San Jose Earthquakes, Frank Yallop was unable to survive a poor start to last season, paving the way for a new face to lead the franchise.

Chivas USA inks Moore

6:27 PM, Feb 24, 2014

Chivas USA announced on Monday the club has signed former Aston Villa forward Luke Moore.

MLS purchases Chivas USA

5:30 PM, Feb 20, 2014

Major League Soccer announced Thursday that it has purchased Chivas USA from Jorge Vergara and Angelica Fuentes. Effective immediately, MLS will assume responsibility for operating the club.

Revs acquire Bunbury from Sporting KC

12:49 PM, Feb 19, 2014

The New England Revolution bolstered their attacking options on Wednesday by acquiring forward Teal Bunbury from Sporting Kansas City.

Kids Use CPR to save 12 week old baby

What would you do if your child all of a sudden stopped breathing? It's a frightening scenario that one Marietta mother found herself in just last week.

5:55 PM, Mar 14, 2013

Executive Profiles Week of July 27

In this edition of Executive Profiles, Marta General Manager and CEO Keith Parker talks about stamping out inefficiencies in his quest to make the transit agency the best in the nation. 

6:49 AM, Jul 27, 2014

Full coverage of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi

Follow the latest news, results and video highlights of the 2014 Winter Games.

1:22 PM, Feb 10, 2014

Wholesome Wave Georgia

Healthy food has never been this easy to get!

2:01 PM, Jul 22, 2014

Snake bites dog, owner kills snake

A copperhead snake killed by a Woodstock woman was one of the largest in Georgia, according to Department of Natural Resources wildlife biologists.

7:12 AM, Sep 22, 2011

Teen charged as adult in death of boyfriend during sex

Jessica Burlew, 16, is charged with strangling 43-year-old Jason Ash to death with an electrical wire during sex.

8:42 AM, Jan 23, 2014

Convicted Molester Violates Probation

A judge has ordered a former middle school teacher accused of sexually abusing three female students back to jail for violating the terms of his probation.

11:30 AM, Oct 7, 2003

Historian discovers bravery, tenderness of former slave

"Whenever I come out to the national cemetery and talk about Emma, I always bring a rose," said historian Brad Quinlin.

6:36 AM, Feb 20, 2012

Rome man claims he had role in escape from Alcatraz

 An 89-year-old Rome man claims he played a role in the notorious escape from Alcatraz, but kept his story bottled up for nearly 50 years.

11:29 PM, Dec 30, 2011

Ready To Launch: Goodie Hack

Sponsored by Google, Goodie Hack is helping non-profits that focus on under-served communities by bringing in techies and 'regular' folk together for brainstorming and collaboration. 

7:37 PM, Jul 26, 2014
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