Archive for Sunday, December 18, 2005

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More drunken drivers in prison
Imprisonment rates have skyrocketed since 2001
December 18, 2005
More drunken drivers are going to prison in Kansas.
Best sellers
December 18, 2005
What are you reading?
December 18, 2005
Tennessee topples No. 6 Texas
Longhorns victimized by undefeated Volunteers
December 18, 2005
A smattering of boos in the first half. Another key injury. Another big loss.
On the record
December 18, 2005
Lawrence datebook
December 18, 2005
Ancient history, modern lives
Elaborate churches, pyramid make Mexican city of Cholula a worthwhile stop
December 18, 2005
A lot has changed since this town was founded on a flat plain in the valley of Mexico.
Breakout band
Fall Out Boy takes pop route to rock success
December 18, 2005
Fall Out Boy had every intention of following in the footsteps of the aggressive, earsplitting rock bands that they grew up listening to.
Gamecocks eager to play
South Carolina happy to return to postseason, will meet Mizzou
December 18, 2005
South Carolina got to do something Saturday it hadn’t in four years - practice in December.
Board business?
Public officials certainly are entitled to pursue private interests - but not on the taxpayers’ dime.
December 18, 2005
The amount of money state taxpayers will reimburse state school board member John Bacon for a recent trip to McPherson isn’t significant, but the precedent it sets certainly could be.
Carol Burnett takes on new role in fourth version of ‘Mattress’
Comedian revisits musical as executive producer, queen
December 18, 2005
For Carol Burnett, once around with “Once Upon a Mattress” was far from enough.
Faces and places
December 18, 2005
Smart’ sports bra kick starts fabric frenzy
Technology could help monitor seniors, soldiers
December 18, 2005
A new sports bra that counts heartbeats is causing a Christmas stir.
Horoscopes
December 18, 2005
For Sunday, Dec. 18
Barber chops up K.C.
Bad tackling, poor defense allow Giants to break free
December 18, 2005
Tiki Barber had no worries about playing behind a patchwork offensive line. It showed. Big time.
Kentucky turns back Louisville
Wildcats bounce back, 73-61, after lopsided loss
December 18, 2005
One game after its worst performance of the season, Kentucky put together its best.
Broncos lock up berth
Rod Smith provides spark as Denver rolls over Bills, 28-17
December 18, 2005
Leave it to the sure-handed Rod Smith to help the Denver Broncos clinch a playoff berth.