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2009-08-09 22:04:10

A penalty kick by Stuart Holden in the 83rd minute lifted the Houston Dynamo to a 3-2 win over the Chicago Fire Sunday. Holden got his chance to break a 2-2 tie when Chicago's Brandon Prideaux was whistled for a foul on Corey Ashe. The win was only the second in the past six games for the Western Conference leading Dynamo (11-6-5), while the Fire (8-4-8) had its five-game winning streak snapped. Houston took a 2-0 lead in the first half on goals by Kei Kamara and Ricardo Clark. The Fire came...

2009-07-04 23:24:26

Kei Kamara scored in the 18th minute Saturday and the Houston Dynamo beat Kansas City 1-0 to win for the sixth time in its last eight MLS matches. Houston (9-3-4) broke a two-game losing streak and stretched its Western Conference lead over second-place Chivas USA to four points. With 31 points, the Dynamo has the best record in the league. The Wizards (5-6-4) lost for the second time in their last three matches. Kamara scored his fourth goal of the season off a feed from Mike Chabala.

2009-06-29 00:23:36

Todd Dunivant scored the game's only goal on a short corner kick in the Los Angeles Galaxy's 1-0 win over the Houston Dynamo Sunday. The Galaxy's victory snapped an 11-game winning streak for the Dynamo (8-3-4). Dunivant's goal, his first this season, came in the 24th minute as he redirected a shot from Mike Magee to score on Houston goalkeeper Pat Onstad. The win was just the third this season for Los Angeles (3-3-9) and its second in nine games. Houston's attack didn't get off a shot until...

2009-06-05 22:34:04

Stuart Holden scored four minutes into the game Friday and the Houston Dynamo went on to defeat Chicago 1-0 in Major League Soccer play. The shutout of the top scoring team in MLS moved Houston within three points of Chivas USA for the best record in the league. Houston (6-2-3) has won three straight and six of seven. Chicago (5-2-6) went undefeated over the first 11 games of the season before losing two in a row at home. The scoring play began with Houston striker Kei Kamara running onto a...

2009-05-30 22:18:24

Brad Davis, Kei Kamara and Stuart Holden scored within a five-minute span of the first half Saturday to give the Houston Dynamo a 3-0 MLS win over Toronto FC. Davis scored on a free kick in the 20th minute. Kamara scored two minutes later after passes by Corey Ashe and Brian Ching, and Holden wrapped up the scoring with an assist by Davis in the 24th minute. Pat Onstad made five saves and posted his fifth shutout of the season for Houston (5-2-3), which has won five of its last six games and...

2009-05-09 23:13:41

Kei Kamara scored in the 58th minute Saturday and the Houston Dynamo beat FC Dallas 1-0 for its third straight win. The victory allowed Houston (3-2-2) to climb into third place in the Western Conference, tied with the Colorado Rapids with 11 points. FC Dallas (1-6-1) has lost three straight and, with the worst record in the MLS this season, is at the bottom of the West table, one point behind the San Jose Earthquakes. Kei Kamara scored off a feed from Stuart Holden in the penalty area.

2006-07-31 12:58:02

FREETOWN (Reuters) - At least 25 people drowned after their boat capsized in heavy rain at the mouth of a river in Sierra Leone, the head of a boat owners' association in the West African country said on Monday. "A wooden boat with about 50 passengers ... that left neighboring Guinea for Sierra Leone on Saturday capsized along the Great Scarcies river when a wave struck it during a heavy downpour," Osman Kamara said. Fisherman and police officials rescued six passengers but...

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