Archive for Monday, June 26, 2006

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Supreme Court upholds Kansas death penalty
New justice breaks tie to rule state’s capital punishment law constitutional
09:41 a.m., June 26, 2006 Updated 10:23 a.m.
New Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito broke a tie today to rule that Kansas’ death penalty law is constitutional.
Beavers force game three
Oregon State rallies for 11-7 victory over UNC
June 26, 2006 in print edition on C3
Oregon State wanted to come out and make a statement against North Carolina.
Hospital seeks OK for bond issue
Lawrence City Commission agenda highlights ¢ 6:35 p.m. Tuesday ¢ City Hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets ¢ Sunflower Broadband Channel 25 ¢ Meeting documents online at www.lawrenceks.org
June 26, 2006 in print edition on B2
City commissioners will be asked to approve an ordinance giving Lawrence Memorial Hospital the authority to issue $35 million in new debt to fund an expansion of the community-owned hospital.
Lawrence datebook
June 26, 2006 in print edition on B2
Sandler comedy clicks with $40 million debut
June 26, 2006 in print edition on A2
Adam Sandler took charge of the remote control at the weekend box office.
Pulse calendar
June 26, 2006 in print edition on D2
Yankees, Red Sox dominate
Big-market rivals far and away best represented teams at top of AL All-Star voting
June 26, 2006 in print edition on C5
Rosters for the All-Star Game will be announced Sunday. Already, the event is shaping up as the New York/Boston Invitational.
Homeless hopes
City officials should approach with caution plans by the Lawrence Community Shelter to greatly enlarge its services for the homeless.
June 26, 2006 in print edition on B6
The Lawrence Community Shelter is eyeing a big plan that could have big implications for the city.
Horoscopes
June 26, 2006 in print edition on B5
For Monday, June 26
Iraqi leader offers olive branch to insurgents
U.S. commander drafts plan for reducing troop levels this year
June 26, 2006 in print edition on A6
Iraq’s prime minister unveiled a 24-point national reconciliation initiative Sunday, offering amnesty to insurgents who renounce violence and have not committed terror attacks.
Battle of the bottles
Enhanced’ waters can promote hydration but at a cost
June 26, 2006 in print edition on D1
Looking for sweeteners? Preservatives? And if you don’t mind consuming those substances, some of the fluids you’re supposed to drink every day?
Lagat dominates in distance races
New U.S. citizen rolls to victory in 1,500 and 5,000 at U.S. championships
June 26, 2006 in print edition on C2
Two years after becoming an American, Bernard Lagat made history in his first U.S. track and field championships.
Gordon snaps skid in Sonoma
Driver claims first win of season at Dodge/Save Mart 300
June 26, 2006 in print edition on C2
Even for a driver who has won as many races as Jeff Gordon, Sunday’s victory at Infineon Raceway was like a life preserver to a drowning man.
Absolutely big-time’
Heitshusen’s two wins give Raiders title
June 26, 2006 in print edition on C1
It may have been adrenaline. Or possibly guts. Or just pure heart.
On the record
June 26, 2006 in print edition on B2
Rec calendar
June 26, 2006 in print edition on C6