• Police tackle rise in gambling “slaphouses” in California

    WESTMINSTER, Calif. (AP) — On a quiet suburban California cul-de-sac where neighbors hang wind chimes and grow rose bushes, one three-bedroom house stood out. At night, dozens of cars swarmed outside. Groups of young women headed inside the fenced-off home dotted with security cameras. The next morning, the street was littered with syringes.

  • Earthquakes beat Toronto FC 2-1, snap 7-game winless streak

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Simon Dawkins scored in the 70th minute and the San Jose Earthquakes, playing down two men most of the second half, beat Toronto FC 2-1 on Saturday night to end a seven-game winless streak.

  • Shuttleworth, Revolution tie, 0-0, with Real Salt Lake

    SANDY, Utah (AP) — Bobby Shuttleworth made two critical saves and the New England Revolution tied Real Salt Lake 0-0 on Saturday night.

  • Orlando City's Kevin Alston, back, and Vancouver Whitecaps' Masato Kudo vie for the ball during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Saturday, July 16, 2016. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Canada’s Larin scores in Orlando City’s 2-2 tie in Vancouver

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canadian national team member Cyle Larin scored the tying goal in the 50th minute in Orlando City’s 2-2 tie with the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night.

  • Fabian Espindola scores in 89th minute, United ties Crew 1-1

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fabian Espindola scored in the 89th minute to give D.C. United a 1-1 tie with the Columbus Crew on Saturday night.

  • Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho before the pre-season friendly match at the DW Stadium in Wigan, England, Saturday July 16, 2016. (Martin Rickett/PA via AP)

    Mourinho gets off to winning start as Man United manager

    WIGAN, England (AP) — Jose Mourinho has taken charge of his first game as Manchester United manager, a 2-0 win over second-tier Wigan in a low-key preseason friendly.

  • Kante leaves English champion Leicester to join Chelsea

    LONDON (AP) — France midfielder N’Golo Kante has left Premier League champion Leicester to join Chelsea for a reported fee of 30 million pounds ($40 million).

  • Egypt court dismisses assault charges against soccer star

    CAIRO (AP) — A court has dismissed assault charges against one of Egypt’s best known football stars after a police photographer who he chased and kicked on an empty pitch withdrew his complaint.