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Three things we learned from Sporting KC’s 1-1 draw with New York Red Bulls

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Following Sporting Kansas City’s 1-1 draw with the New York Red Bulls (full highlights above), it’s safe to say both sides are …

'The best thing is for him to stay in Manchester' - Villa understands Lampard decision

The striker scored in New York City's first official match on Tuesday and later admitted that he does not blame the England international for …

Soccer

How We Traveled The World On $40 A Day, And You Can Too

When we tell people that we traveled to 302 cities in 33 countries across 6 continents for our honeymoon, they generally assume we are millionaires--far from it. We just decided that life was too short, the world was too big, and the value of travel too great to wait until retirement, so we made it …

Frequent-flyer Programs

12 Things You Didn't Know About Airstream Trailers

<i>By: Jordi Lippe</i><p><i>Credit: Kate's Lazy Desert/Facebook</i><p>They've popped up in movies and on TV. You may have even caught a passing glimpse of one on the open road. But long before Matthew McConaughey stepped out of his retooled Airstream onto the beach and (probably) said "alright, alright, alright," …

News

News

The data behind parity say that we might need to revise one of MLS's most well-known facts.

<i>Update: Due to some analysis errors, the numbers on the original second chart were incorrect. Thank you to those who pointed this out! The updated</i> …

Solar Power

Frank Lampard debacle shows MLS is far from reaching its goals

Major League Soccer (MLS), the United States' maturing domestic professional league, has been celebrated by yours truly quite a bit lately — and …

Saad officially off Sporting KC roster

It is not really news that Soony Saad is no longer with Sporting KC. He has been practicing and even playing in friendlies with BEC Tero Sasana FC in …

News

USL Pro will reportedly split into two conferences

The USL Pro that Seattle Sounders 2 enter will look a bit different than the one that played last year. Sounders 2 are one of 11 new teams and the …

Texas Rangers announce High Desert Mavericks' coaching staff

HD: Rangers announce Mavericks’ coaching staff<br>FROM STAFF REPORTS<br>The Texas Rangers named Spike Owen as the manager of the High Desert Mavericks on …

Blue Links

With a season to forget behind them, Sporting have had a very busy off season so far. All this change is scary and confusing, trust me I know. This …

Road Trip: Yakima Valley, Washington

From the October 2012 issue of National Geographic Traveler<p>Washington’s interior, with its dramatic mountain passes and low-slung Main Streets, has the exaggerated beauty of a Western film set. It has the history, too—the booms and busts, the rail heists, the violence of westward expansion. That …

Washington State

Make Your Next Drive to LA More Fun With This Roadtrippers Map

Want to make your next roadtrip a little more stimulating? Let the new app <b>Roadtrippers</b> navigate your journey. Just enter your destination and indulge …