Archive for Friday, June 30, 2006

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Italians ready for breakout game
Ukraine knows anything beyond today’s quarterfinals is a bonus
June 30, 2006 in print edition on C8
Italy’s coach is optimistic about what’s ahead, even if others are not.
Commodities
June 30, 2006 in print edition on B8
More districts shift focus to basics
As schools trim elective offerings, some say diversity drops
June 30, 2006 in print edition on B7
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Court rejects detainee tribunals
Justices say Bush policy for Guantanamo Bay trials violates Geneva Conventions
June 30, 2006 in print edition on A1
The Supreme Court rebuked President Bush and his anti-terror policies Thursday, ruling that his plan to try Guantanamo Bay detainees in military tribunals violates U.S. and international law.
Unwanted opportunity
Tragic crash gives driver long-awaited chance
June 30, 2006 in print edition on C1
They say that for every door that closes, another one opens.
Lawrence Datebook
June 30, 2006 in print edition on B2
On the record
June 30, 2006 in print edition on B2
Watson to take last shot at hometown victory
K.C. golfing legend optimistic about chances against younger players
June 30, 2006 in print edition on C3
Tom Watson is set to make one more stab this week at one of the few career goals to elude him, capturing a professional tournament championship in front of his hometown fans.
Myers, Phillies should be sorry
Pitcher, team did terrible job handling abuse accusation
June 30, 2006 in print edition on C5
Brett Myers is sorry. Really sorry. Really, really sorry. We know this because he had his agent send a statement saying he was.
Teaming up for ethanol
Indy racing rivals cooperate for a day
June 30, 2006 in print edition on C3
Indy racer Jeff Simmons couldn’t help but wish it was Sunday.
Instant classic
Germany, Argentina prepare to square off in showdown fitting for final
June 30, 2006 in print edition on C8
It would have been a classic World Cup final: Germany vs. Argentina in Berlin’s 72,000-seat Olympic Stadium, a showdown between two soccer powers with five titles between them.
Americans eager to become next Armstrong
June 30, 2006 in print edition on C8
Could an American succeed Lance Armstrong as Tour de France champion?
Only advisory
If they choose to use it, Lawrence voters already have more power than citizen advisory boards to influence city policy.
June 30, 2006 in print edition on B8
Lawrence is fascinated with the idea of advisory boards. At last count, the city had about 40 of these citizen boards doling out advice to city commissioners on subjects ranging from traffic safety to recycling.
Horoscopes
June 30, 2006 in print edition on D5
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