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Britain's 2007 cheese race in Brockworth

BROCKWORTH, England, May 28 (UPI) -- A 19-year-old from Gloucestershire won Britain's 2007 cheese race, in which competitors race a giant wheel of cheese down a steep hill.

Marathon runner dies

SAN FRANCISCO, July 31 (UPI) -- In what may have been the first such incident in its history, a runner in the 26.2-mile San Francisco Marathon died as he neared the end.

NHL: Nashville 5, Chicago 1

CHICAGO, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Chris Mason made 36 saves Sunday night to help Nashville beat Chicago, 5-1.

Beckman leads The International

CASTLE ROCK, Colo., Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Cameron Beckman scored 13 points Saturday to move into the lead after two rounds of The International.

NBA: New Orleans 76, Houston 73

HOUSTON, April 1 (UPI) -- Chris Anderson made five key free throws down the stretch Friday night as New Orleans rallied to down Houston, 76-73.

NBA: New Jersey 86, New Orleans 85 (OT)

NEW ORLEANS, March 9 (UPI) -- Jason Kidd converted a three-point play with 2.5 seconds remaining in overtime Wednesday night to give New Jersey an 86-85 victory over New Orleans.

NBA: Toronto 102, New Orleans 99

TORONTO, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Morris Peterson and Chris Bosh scored 25 points and 24 points respectively Sunday as Toronto rallied in the fourth quarter to beat New Orleans, 102-99.

NBA: Orlando 102, Denver 98

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Drew Gooden scored 10 of his 16 points in the fourth quarter Friday night as the Orlando Magic defeated the Denver Nuggets, 102-98.

Huston leads, rookie Anderson in contentio

MADISON, Miss., Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Rookie Chris Anderson moved closer to earning his 2004 PGA tour card after keeping himself in contention Saturday at the Southern Farm Bureau Classic.

John Huston opens two-shot lead

MADISON, Miss., Oct. 3 (UPI) -- John Huston took control of the Southern Farm Bureau Classic Friday, firing a 6-under 66 for a two-stroke lead over Hidemichi Tanaka.

Marcus Camby injured in return

DENVER, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- It took Denver Nuggets forward-center Marcus Camby 38 games to appear on the court this season. It took him 15 seconds to disappear again.

Researchers create novel life form

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Researchers said Monday they have manipulated an organism successfully to make it produce an unnatural amino acid in addition to its natural counterparts.
CHRISTINE SUH, UPI Science News

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Casey Martin fails to regain PGA Tour card

LA QUINTA, Calif., Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Casey Martin's hopes of regaining his PGA Tour card colapsed Monday.

Two share PGA Tour qualifying lead

LA QUINTA, Calif., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Jeff Brehaut and Brian Bateman shared the lead at 17-under-par 343 Sunday with one round to go at the 2002 PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament .
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First Lady Nancy Reagan poses October 30, 1985 with recipients of the Outstanding Learning Disabled Achiever Award given by the Lab School of Washington. Shown (L-R) G. Chris Anderson, Tom Cruise, Bruce Jenner, Mrs. Reagan, Cher, Richard C. Strauss, and Robert Rauschenberg. (UPI PHOTO/Terry Arthur/THE WHITE HOUSE)
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Chris Anderson (born April 6, 1968) is a retired Australian high jumper. He competed at the 1995 World Championships and the 1996 Olympic Games without reaching the final.

His personal best jump is 2.28 metres, achieved in December 1994 in Perth.

 1930: Charles Spicer  •  1932: Jim Watson  •  1934 – 1937: Dudleigh Shetliffe  •  1947 – 1948: John Winter  •  1949: Peter Mullins  •  1950: John Winter  •  1951: Georges Damitio (FRA)  •  1952: Merv Peter  •  1953 – 1954: John Vernon  •  1955 – 1961: Charles "Chilla" Porter  •  1962: Percy Hobson  •  1963 – 1964: Tony Sneazwell  •  1965 – 1967: Lawrence Peckham  •  1968: Tony Sneazwell  •  1969 – 1975: Lawrence Peckham  •  1976 – 1978: Gordon Windeyer  •  1979: Michael Dick  •  1980: David Morrow  •  1981: David Hoyle  •  1982: Larry Sayers  •  1983: Mark Barratt  •  1984: John Atkinson  •  1985: Michael Allen  •  1986: Lee Balkin (USA)  •  1987: Marc Howard  •  1988: David Anderson  •  1989: Ian Garrett  •  1990: David Anderson  •  1991 – 1994: Tim Forsyth  •  1995: Ian Garrett  •  1996: Chris Anderson  •  1997 – 1998: Tim Forsyth  •  1999: Ron Garlett  •  2000 – 2002: Nick Moroney  •  2003: Joshua Lodge  •  2004 – 2006: Nick Moroney  •  2007: Liam Zamel-Paez  •  2008: Cal Pearce  •  2009: Liam Zamel-Paez

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