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Law firm drops out of school finance suit
Lathrop & Gage says its contract with the state has expired
July 7, 2006
Lathrop & Gage says its contract with the state has expired.
French striker ready to vent frustration
After Les Bleus’ early exit in 2002 and riding the bench in 1998, Henry finally has his shot
July 7, 2006 in print edition on C6
World Cup final frustration has been building in Thierry Henry for eight years. The France striker hopes to take it all out on Italy.
Punch A.J.’ promotion works for Pierzynski
White Sox catcher nets final spot on A.L. All-Star team; Garciaparra N.L. slot
July 7, 2006 in print edition on C5
A.J. Pierzynski’s ticket has been punched to Pittsburgh.
Knicks’ players not kind to Brown
Exit interviews indicate New York players disagreed with Hall of Famer’s coaching tactics
July 7, 2006 in print edition on C2
Simply put, nothing in their basketball experience could have prepared Channing Frye, David Lee and Nate Robinson for their wild and wacky rookie year under Larry Brown.
Sprint Center lands NCAA tourneys
Men’s event headed to K.C. in 2009; women’s in 2010
July 7, 2006 in print edition on C2
The new Sprint Center will be the site for first- and second-round NCAA men’s basketball tournament games in 2009.
Hutch treat for Haas, Barr
Early tee times aid leaders at rugged Prairie Dunes
July 7, 2006 in print edition on C1
Jay Haas and Dave Barr played early, which helped them play well.
Lawrence Datebook
July 7, 2006 in print edition on B2
President hits campaign trail, not ranch
This summer’s travel aims to give Republicans a boost during November elections
July 7, 2006 in print edition on A4
Forget the hot, dusty weeks relaxing at his Texas ranch.
Puush for simpler speling perzists
Written English confusing for learners, advocates say
July 7, 2006 in print edition on A8
When “say,” “they” and “weigh” rhyme, but “bomb,” “comb” and “tomb” don’t, wuudn’t it maek mor sens to spel wurdz the wae thae sound?
States’ student testing lacking
Kansas among 34 awaiting approval, government says
July 7, 2006 in print edition on A3
Most states are failing to pass muster with the government on student testing and may lose money unless they improve quickly.
Commodities
July 7, 2006 in print edition on C8
Give it up
A Kansas House panel investigating a school finance conversation between state senators and a Kansas Supreme Court justice is accomplishing nothing and should disband.
July 7, 2006 in print edition on B8
What if the Kansas House leadership staged an investigation and nobody came?
dalmatian mascot welcomed home
Owner contests animal at-large ticket, says deaf puppy was stolen
July 7, 2006 in print edition on B1
Firefighters for Sarcoxie Township in Jefferson County have their Dalmatian mascot, Booster, back.
Top seed trumps No. 4 Sharapova
Mauresmo reaches first Wimbledon final
July 7, 2006 in print edition on C3
Amelie Mauresmo could sense another Wimbledon semifinal slipping away with each of Maria Sharapova’s piercing shrieks and powerful shots.
On the record
July 7, 2006 in print edition on B2