Archive for Wednesday, December 27, 2006

Also from December 27

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Game 12-27-06
Podcasts
Polls
If the Chiefs win Sunday, which other game is most likely to ruin their playoff chances?

Poll results

Response Percent
San Francisco at Denver (49ers must win)
 
92%
Pittsburgh at Cincinnati (Steelers must win or tie)
 
6%
New England at Tennessee (Patriots must win or tie)
 
2%
Total 50
Videos

All stories

Judge won’t reinstate abortion case charges
Kline says special prosecutor will continue work
December 27, 2006
Says special prosecutor will continue work.
More arrests made in Ottawa shooting
Victim was to testify the day he was shot
December 27, 2006
Victim was to testify the day he was shot.
Kline appoints special prosecutor in abortion case
Says prosecution can continue even when Morrison takes office
December 27, 2006
Says prosecution can continue even when Morrison takes office.
Early scores enough for Chippewas
Central Michigan earns first I-A bowl victory, 31-14
December 27, 2006 in print edition on C1
Central Michigan scored on its first two drives and added another touchdown early in the second half. That was more than enough.
On the record
December 27, 2006 in print edition on B2
Lawrence Datebook
December 27, 2006 in print edition on B2
Huskers making strides
Player says Cotton Bowl bid proof of Callahan’s progress
December 27, 2006 in print edition on C6
Two years after failing to qualify for a bowl, Nebraska is playing in January again.
Broncos have doubters
BSU seeks to prove it belongs in BCS
December 27, 2006 in print edition on C6
Boise State arrived in BCS country Tuesday. Now the Broncos are out to prove it’s where they belong.
Shell shouldn’t be Raiders’ fall guy
Oakland coach made his share of mistakes, but is still best choice to guide troubled franchise in 2007
December 27, 2006 in print edition on C2
Finally. On Sunday afternoon, the Raiders’ nightmare of 2006 will mercifully be over. They conclude their season against the New York Jets in East Rutherford, within easy sniffing distance of New Jersey’s many famous toxic smells.
Ochoa in an onslaught
Golfer runs away with top female athlete award
December 27, 2006 in print edition on C2
Lorena Ochoa learned at an early age to aim high and not be afraid to fail.
A taste of the future
Looking ahead to the food trends of 2007
December 27, 2006 in print edition on D2
Serving up some foie gras and pomegranate spritzers sometime soon?
Pump patrol
December 27, 2006 in print edition on B1
Patrol seeks fuel deals
Kids can find plenty to do during break
City’s recreation centers, library offer programs to help avoid the boredom
December 27, 2006 in print edition on B1
Those with children at home for the holiday break already might have heard this: “There’s nothing to do.”
Six arrested outside downtown club
Altercations keep police busy on Christmas Eve near Last Call
December 27, 2006 in print edition on B1
Christmas Eve got off to a bad start at Last Call, 729 N.H.
Commodities
December 27, 2006 in print edition on C10
Bargain-hunters aren’t done shopping
December 27, 2006 in print edition on C10
Christmas Day has come and gone, but the shopping season continues.
Safety measures
A recent gun seizure in downtown Lawrence has brought safety issues back to the Lawrence City Commission’s agenda.
December 27, 2006 in print edition on B6
City commissioners are right to refocus their attention on discussions that began last summer about shoring up safety in downtown Lawrence.
Horoscopes
December 27, 2006 in print edition on D5
For Wednesday, Dec. 27
All the world’s the rage when ringing in 2007
If you fancy a change in New Year’s traditions, look to what other countries do for some creative notions
December 27, 2006 in print edition on D1
Javier de Palacios will be wearing new red underwear on Sunday to ring in the new year. That’s the way it’s done in his home country of Bolivia.