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A view of a  lunch box at the Pudding Pantry which they will be providing free, during half term for any child in need, who would normally get a free school lunch, after MPs voted to reject a motion to provide food to those in need during the school holidays, in Nottingham, England, Friday, Oct. 23, 2020. Pediatricians are urging the British government to reverse course and provide free meals for poor children during school holidays as the COVID-19 pandemic pushes more families into poverty. (Tim Goode/PA via AP)

UK doctors demand free meals for kids as COVID fuels hunger

Oct. 25, 2020 10:40 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Pediatricians are urging the British government to reverse course and provide free meals for poor children during school holidays as the COVID-19 pandemic pushes more families into poverty. Some 2,200 members of the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health have written an open letter to...

The Latest: England cancels soccer friendly against Germany

Oct. 25, 2020 10:15 AM EDT

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ England has canceled its women’s friendly match against Germany on Tuesday after a member of its backroom staff tested positive for the coronavirus. The Football Association says it has made the decision in light of...

Adnan, Ricketts score; Whitecaps beat Earthquakes 2-1

Oct. 25, 2020 12:51 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Ali Adnan and Tosaint Ricketts scored in the second half in the Vancouver Whitecaps' 2-1 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night. Vancouver (8-12-0) has won three of its last four matches while San Jose (6-8-6) is 1-2-1 in its last four. Both have 24 points and remain...

Maurer has 3 saves, Dallas ties Real Salt Lake 0-0

Oct. 25, 2020 12:15 AM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Jimmy Maurer posted his fifth shutout in his 13th start of the season, and Dallas played Real Salt Lake to a 0-0 tie on Saturday night. Maurer finished with three saves and two crosses caught for Dallas (6-5-7), which managed to secure a point and move into a tie with Los Angeles for...

Pulido, Fontàs score to help Sporting KC beat Rapids 4-0

Oct. 24, 2020 11:42 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Alan Pulido scored in his first game back from international duty, Andreu Fontàs scored his first career MLS goal, and Sporting Kansas City beat the Colorado Rapids 4-0 on Saturday night. Sporting KC (10-6-3) moved past Seattle and Portland and into first in the Western...

Crew takes advantage of own goal in a 1-1 tie against Dynamo

Oct. 24, 2020 10:28 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Victor Rodriguez's own-goal on a clearing attempt at the 67th minute helped the Columbus Crew salvage a 1-1 tie against the Houston Dynamo on Saturday. Though the time of possession was largely even, Houston (4-7-9) failed to capitalize on a 24-6 shot advantage against the Crew (10-4-5)....

White's late goal gives Red Bulls 2-2 draw with Fire

Oct. 24, 2020 10:13 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Brian White scored in extra time and the New York Red Bulls salvaged a 2-2 tie against the Chicago Fire on Saturday night. White scored off a scrum in front in the 91st minute. Chicago (5-8-6) appeared to take control of the match when Przemyslaw Frankowski scored in the 72nd minute for a...

Schoenfeld wins it for Minnesota United in final minute

Oct. 24, 2020 10:02 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Aaron Schoenfeld scored his first goal of the season in the 92nd minute, sending Minnesota United to a 1-0 victory over Cincinnati on Saturday night. Michael Boxall hit the right post with a header off a corner kick and Schoenfeld knocked the rebound between the legs of goalie Spencer...

Medina, New York City FC beat Impact 3-1, end winless streak

Oct. 24, 2020 9:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jesús Medina, Maximiliano Moralez and Tony Rocha scored in a 20-minute span and New York City FC beat the Montreal Impact 3-1 on Saturday night. Medina gave New York City the lead for good in the 68th minute, when he chipped home an empty-netter from the top of the 6-yard box. NYCFC...

Santos leads Union to 5-0 rout of Toronto

Oct. 24, 2020 9:42 PM EDT

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Sergio Santos scored three times, and the Philadelphia Union beat Toronto FC 5-0 on Saturday. Philadelphia (12-3-5) moved into a first-place tie with Toronto (12-3-5) atop Major League Soccer. The Union also improved to 7-0-0 at home this season. It was Toronto’s first defeat in...