Young ballplayer revived after heart stops beating when hit by pitch

ROHNERT PARK, Calif., April 15 (UPI) -- An 8-year-old baseball player in Rohnert Park, Calif., was revived after his heart stopped when he was struck in the chest by a baseball, officials said.

Couple deny locking kids in trunk

EVERETT, Wash., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- A Washington state couple charged with locking their three children in a car trunk with the family dog have entered not guilty pleas.

California on course for renewable energy

SACRAMENTO, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- California's utilities have already surpassed the state's goal of achieving 20 percent of energy from renewable sources, state regulators said.
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Taylor-Wood and Johnson marry in U.K.

Taylor-Wood and Johnson marry in U.K.

LOS ANGELES, June 22 (UPI) -- Director Sam Taylor-Wood and actor Aaron Johnson announced Friday they have married in Somerset, England.
Actor Aaron Johnson a dad again at 21

Actor Aaron Johnson a dad again at 21

LONDON, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Aaron Johnson's publicist confirmed the 21-year-old British actor has become a father for the second time.

NHL: Ottawa 4, Columbus 3

OTTAWA, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Jason Spezza and Milan Michalek each scored in the closing seconds Saturday, rallying the Ottawa Senators to a 4-3 win over Columbus.

NHL: Dallas 3, Columbus 2

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Jamie Benn and Michael Ryder scored third-period goals Tuesday, carrying the Dallas Stars to a 3-2 victory over Columbus.

NHL: Columbus 5, Edmonton 3

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 15 (UPI) -- Kristian Huselius scored a goal and racked up three assists Monday to power the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 5-3 victory over Edmonton.

COL BKB: UTEP 52, Alabama-Birmingham 50

EL PASO, Texas, March 7 (UPI) -- Derrick Caracter netted Texas-El Paso's last six points of the game, lifting the 21st-ranked Miners to a 52-50 squeaker over Alabama-Birmingham Saturday.

NHL: Minnesota 2, Calgary 1 (OT)

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Martin Havlat scored with 1:45 to play in overtime Friday, giving Minnesota a 2-1 victory over Calgary.

NHL: Chicago 6, Calgary 1

CHICAGO, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Chicago's Martin Havlat and Aaron Johnson scored first-period goals Sunday and the Blackhawks cruised to a 6-1 victory over the Calgary Flames.
Nicolas Cage set for Marvel Comics role

Nicolas Cage set for Marvel Comics role

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 22 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Nicolas Cage has signed on to appear in an indie movie adaptation of Marvel Comics' "Kick-Ass" book imprint, sources say.

COL BKB: Memphis 94, UAB 56

MEMPHIS, March 8 (UPI) -- Third-ranked Memphis used a balanced attack Saturday to pound Alabama-Birmingham 94-56 and claim its third straight Conference-USA regular-season crown.

NHL: Anaheim 5, Columbus 2

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 29 (UPI) -- Chris Pronger had two goals and one assist Thursday night to lead the Anaheim Ducks to a 5-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

NHL: St. Louis 4, Columbus 3 (SO)

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Lee Stempniak scored the game-winning goal in the shootout Tuesday to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

NHL: Columbus 3, Vancouver 2

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- Anson Carter had a goal and an assist Friday night as Columbus topped the Vancouver Canucks, 3-2.

NHL: Calgary 2, Columbus 1

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Jarome Iginla and Chuck Kobasew scored within less than two and a half minutes in the third period Friday night as the Calgary Flames beat Columbus, 2-1.

NHL: Columbus 4, St. Louis 1

COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 14 (UPI) -- Sergei Fedorov registered a goal and an assist Thursday night when Columbus beat the St. Louis Blues, 4-1.

NHL: Columbus 4, St. Louis 2

ST. LOUIS, April 1 (UPI) -- Rick Nash scored two goals Friday night as the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the St. Louis Blues, 4-2.

NHL: Columbus 4, St. Louis 3

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Aaron Johnson broke a third period tie with his first goal of the season Saturday to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Blues.

COL BKB: Wisconsin 76, Penn State 50

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Nineteenth-ranked Wisconsin had an easy 76-50 Saturday win over Pennsylvania State University at the Bryce Jordan Center in State College, Pa.

COL BKB: Pittsburgh 84, Penn State 71

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Carl Krauser scored 28 points Saturday to lead the No. 11 Pittsburgh Panthers to an 84-71 victory over the Penn State Nittany Lions.

NHL: Columbus 2, Minnesota 0

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 24 (UPI) -- Marc Denis tied his own team record with his fifth shutout of the season Wednesday night as Columbus blanked Minnesota, 2-0.

Jazz Condition -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

The music industry is going through some particularly hard times but jazz is showing unusual strength and growth as the emblematic American music.
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