Archive for Wednesday, June 21, 2006

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Youth who can’t see learn to water ski
Adventure fitness program helps build skills, confidence
June 21, 2006 in print edition on B1
Chris Maxon has water-skied twice - and fallen down dozens of times.
Wade’s world
Heat guard dazzles yet again, leading Miami to first title
June 21, 2006 in print edition on C1
Pat Riley first promised it 11 years ago: a Miami Heat victory parade down Biscayne Boulevard. Shaquille O’Neal guaranteed it two summers ago, vowing to add a fourth ring to his big hand in his new city.
Corrections
June 21, 2006 in print edition on B2
On the record
June 21, 2006 in print edition on B2
Lawrence datebook
June 21, 2006 in print edition on B2
Bill Maher takes politics to the Web
Amazon show gives comedian new venue for venting
June 21, 2006 in print edition on D6
Bill Maher has built a career ripping the status quo.
Commodities
June 21, 2006 in print edition on C10
Final flourish
State shortcoming doesn’t diminish closing chapter of stellar career
June 21, 2006 in print edition on C7
Ask Megan Ramsey to talk about her senior campaign with the Ottawa High softball team, and the words are tinged with sorrow.
Commentary: Gordon seeks better luck in Sonoma
Transmission glitch doomed driver last year in run toward Chase for the Championship
June 21, 2006 in print edition on C2
On a sun-baked ribbon of asphalt, a stone’s throw away from champagne caves and grape vines, Jeff Gordon’s run toward the Chase for the Championship got hopelessly stuck in third gear.
All-Star game to remain meaningful
Home-field advantage in World Series still at stake
June 21, 2006 in print edition on C2
Winning the All-Star game will still be worth something in October.
Royals win clash of majors’ two worst squads
June 21, 2006 in print edition on C5
For a pitcher trying to win in the major leagues, it was not so good.
Mexico in tough position
June 21, 2006 in print edition on C6
Mexico has not made things easy on itself at the World Cup.
Germans remain perfect
Hosts improve to 3-0 with shutout win against Ecuador
June 21, 2006 in print edition on C6
The strikers are scoring, the defense is holding and Germany is off to its best World Cup start in 36 years.
Called on the carpet
Donovan could be key to Team USA’s survival
June 21, 2006 in print edition on C6
Landon Donovan kept getting advice, not goals.
Well-liked, influential pediatrician dies
Doctor who practiced in city for more than 40 years will be missed, friend says
June 21, 2006
A joke a day. A doctor who cared for his patients and their precious cargo. A friend, a co-worker.
It’s only money
No matter what you call it, the money that pays the bills is all the same.
June 21, 2006 in print edition on B6
When budget talks get tough, officials get creative.
Daily ticker
June 21, 2006 in print edition on C10
The long and short of leeks
Versatile vegetable could play more roles in our kitchens
June 21, 2006 in print edition on D1
If you’re looking for a change-of-pace flavor for your next soup, quiche or salad, consider giving the role to the leek - a vegetable that deserves the attention.
08 election a long way off
June 21, 2006 in print edition on B7
Hillary can’t win. Yes, she can. McCain will run as an independent. Gore is back.
Horoscopes
June 21, 2006 in print edition on D5
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