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Newsstand - April 30, 2013

A sampling of D.C. United-related media

Washington Post: Good news for Pontus and D.C. United

Washington Post: Few minutes with United’s Jason Levin

DCist: Burn and Crash—Scoreboard Bursts Into Flames, United Fizzle Against Columbus

Washington Business Journal: D.C.’s events and restaurant organization team up

Associated Press: Major League Soccer match officials unionize

ESPN: MLS match officials vote to unionize

Fox Soccer: Soccer helped pave way for Jason Collins

Fairfax Times: Cougars team up with D.C. United to collect soccer equipment for youngsters

Goal.com: Monday MLS Breakdown—Scoreboard fire at Columbus Crew stadium raises questions

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Power Rankings—Week Nine

Bleacher Report: Best and Worst from MLS Week 9

American Soccer Now: ASN Morning Read—the Scoreboard is on Fire

Potomac Soccer Wire: Columbus Crew cruise past hapless D.C. United after scoreboard inferno

Potomac Soccer Wire: D.C. United U-18s and U-16s come out with solid results in back-to-back weekend matches

Next City: A giveaway to D.C. United won’t benefit the District’s Urban Fabric

ScreamingEagles.com: You can’t extinguish Black & Red Voices

Black and Red United: Setting the Stage for May—D.C. United’s Competition Really starts to Get Tough

MLSsoccer.com: US Open Cup—68-team field set, play to start May 7

MLSsoccer.com: Hometown Bias—Research suggests referees inadvertently favors home team

MLSsoccer.com: Field Set for National Finals of Sueño MLS 2013

DCUnited.com: Outlook food for Pontius’ injury

DCUnited.com: Academy Update

DCUnited.com: By the Numbers

DCUnited.com: Talon attends Season Ticket Holder’s party