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Russian ties shred German ex-leader Schroeder's standing

May. 23, 2022 02:25 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Gerhard Schroeder left the German chancellery after a narrow election defeat in 2005 with every chance of a future as a respected elder statesman. His ambitious overhaul of the country’s welfare state was just beginning to kick in and he had won plaudits among...

Philadelphia scores early and goes on to down Portland 2-0

May. 23, 2022 01:59 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Daniel Gazdag scored in the opening minutes and the Philadelphia Union went on to defeat the Portland Timbers 2-0 on Sunday night. Sergio Santos also scored for the Union (6-1-6), who came in with a streak of five straight draws. Goalkeeper Andre Blake...

USC-Upstate grad’s bold artwork is gaining global acclaim

May. 23, 2022 00:03 AM EDT

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Early on a school day sometime in 2014, a retired police cruiser pulled around to the loading dock at Dorman High School. Strapped to the top of the Crown Victoria were a pair of giant canvases, paintings in progress for Ludovic Nkoth, who was trying,...

Lewis helps Rapids beat Sounders to keep home streak alive

May. 22, 2022 22:55 PM EDT

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Jonathan Lewis scored a goal five minutes into the second half and the Colorado Rapids upped their home unbeaten streak to 24 with a 1-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Sunday. With the win, the Rapids (5-5-3) matched the current run of Nashville SC...

Ferreira propels Dynamo to 3-0 victory over Galaxy

May. 22, 2022 22:26 PM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Sebastián Ferreira notched a goal and two assists and Steve Clark turned away all nine shots he faced as the Houston Dynamo cruised to a 3-0 victory over the LA Galaxy on Sunday. Ferreira staked the Dynamo (5-5-3) to an early lead with a goal in the 11th...

Yueill's goal helps Earthquakes net 1-1 tie with Sporting KC

May. 22, 2022 22:02 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jackson Yueill scored one minute into the second half to help the San Jose Earthquakes earn a 1-1 draw with Sporting Kansas City on Sunday. Jamiro Monteiro got an assist on the equalizer for San Jose (3-5-5). Johnny Russell scored in the 45th...

Lod, Taylor spark Minnesota United to 2-1 win over Dallas

May. 22, 2022 21:45 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Robin Lod and DJ Taylor each scored a goal and Minnesota United held off FC Dallas 2-1 on Sunday. Lod scored in the 28th minute to give Minnesota United (5-5-3) the lead and Taylor found the net in the 55th minute to make to 2-0. Off-season...

Real Salt Lake gets 2 second-half goals, beats Montreal 2-1

May. 22, 2022 21:13 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Justen Glad and Sergio Córdova scored in a 12-minute span in the second half, leading Real Salt Lake to a 2-1 win over CF Montreal on Sunday. Djordje Mihailovic scored for Montreal (6-5-2), which dropped points at home for the first time this season. ...

Lassiter, Taylor lead Inter Miami past Red Bulls 2-0

May. 22, 2022 20:31 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Ariel Lassiter scored in the first half, Robert Taylor scored an insurance goal late and Inter Miami CF defeated the New York Red Bulls 2-0 on Sunday. Lassiter, who was acquired from the Houston Dynamos in the offseason, found the net in the 29th minute...

Araujo dos Santos, Johnson lead NYCFC past Chicago 1-0

May. 22, 2022 20:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Héber Araujo dos Santos scored on a penalty kick in the 28th minute and Sean Johnson made it stand up as New York City FC defeated the Chicago Fire 1-0 on Sunday. NYCF (7-3-2) at least temporarily moved two points ahead of the Philadelphia Union for the top spot in...