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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.

Porter Brooks

Easter is just around the corner and that means family and friends gathering around the house.

1:24 PM, Apr 15, 2014

Very Few Post Offices Open Late For Tax Filers

Very few options are available for tax procrastinators to mail their tax returns in this year, with only two Metro area post offices open until midnight.

5:41 PM, Apr 15, 2010

Homeless to Run Peachtree Road Race

Among the 60,000 running this thursday, a small group of Atlanta's homeless who have trained hard for the event. 

10:45 PM, Jul 1, 2013

Gwinnett Gang Task Force Hits Streets

Gwinnett County’s new gang task force hits the streets this weekend. Twenty-five to thirty-five officers will be part of the county’s new enforcement strategy.

8:44 AM, Mar 7, 2008

Straight line winds, lightning leave mark on Metro Atlanta

Victims of Monday evening's damaging storms are cleaning up as tornado season arrives in Georgia.

6:32 PM, Mar 1, 2011

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

Top 10 Farmers Markets in Metro Atlanta

We've compiled a list of the Top 10 Farmers Markets in Metro Atlanta for foodies, organic food enthusiasts and people looking for something to do.

7:59 AM, Apr 16, 2011

Cobb DA: End 'zero tolerance' weapons ban in Georgia schools

The DA says students who accidentally bring certain small items to schools such as pocket knives should not be treated as if they'd purposely brought loaded guns.

4:21 AM, Oct 18, 2013

Arrests made in Atlanta car break-ins

Atlanta Police have arrested two suspects in a rash of recent car break-ins.

12:14 PM, Jul 19, 2011

Kendrick Johnson: New video does not show how Valdosta teen died

New video released Wednesday does not provide any obvious clues as to how Kendrick Johnson's body got into a rolled up gym mat.

11:57 PM, Nov 7, 2013
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