Archive for Thursday, November 9, 2006

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Rumsfeld visits Kansas after resignation
Outgoing Pentagon chief compares Cold War, Iraq War
November 9, 2006
Outgoing Pentagon chief compares Cold War, Iraq War.
Douglas County judge on shortlist for Kansas Supreme Court
Robert Fairchild has been a finalist once before
November 9, 2006
Robert Fairchild has been a finalist once before.
ISU’s McCarney out
Cyclone coach steps down after 12 years
November 9, 2006 in print edition on C7
Iowa State coach Dan McCarney resigned Wednesday in his 12th season as head coach.
Ohio State sensation Oden must wait
Highly regarded freshman will be sidelined first half of season because of wrist injury
November 9, 2006 in print edition on C5
As he squirms in his seat, uncrosses and crosses those long legs and plays with the cast shackling his right wrist, Greg Oden looks like a kid who’s been cooped up for far too long.
Our town sports
November 9, 2006 in print edition on C9
Minimum wage increase on Democratic agenda
Senate and House leaders pledge to work with Bush
November 9, 2006 in print edition on A1
Restored to power, congressional Democrats pledged Wednesday to press for a new course in Iraq and move promptly to raise the minimum wage.
Bush looks to Rumsfeld replacement as fresh start
President hopes former CIA director Robert Gates will turn the tide on the war in Iraq
November 9, 2006 in print edition on A1
Sen. John Warner, R-Va., chairman of the Armed Services Committee, said he hopes to hold Gates’ confirmation hearings in time for the Senate to approve his nomination this year.
On the record
November 9, 2006 in print edition on B2
Aldrich signed, sealed and delivered
Jayhawks miss out on Anderson, who opts for Oklahoma State
November 9, 2006 in print edition on C3
Cole Aldrich has been a frequent visitor to Kansas University’s campus the past three years.
Beasley keeps his word, signs with K-State
Nation’s No. 1 high school prospect will join Huggins in Manhattan
November 9, 2006 in print edition on C5
The No. 1 high school basketball prospect in the nation was true to his word.
Voters finally approve light rail in Kansas City
City officials argue there isn’t enough money to fund 27-mile train linking midtown to airport
November 9, 2006 in print edition on B8
City officials in Kansas City were reeling Wednesday, a day after voters approved a ballot initiative that requires the city to build a light-rail system.
Doctor’s orders: Paterno off the field
November 9, 2006 in print edition on C7
There’s at least one person Joe Paterno will take orders from: his doctor.
Padres tap Black manager
Angels pitching coach San Diego’s choice
November 9, 2006 in print edition on C2
The San Diego Padres found their new manager just up the freeway.
Gasoline Prices
November 9, 2006 in print edition on B1
Patrol seeks fuel deals
Coffee stains to blame for late results
County clerk says advance ballots jammed machines on Election Day
November 9, 2006 in print edition on B1
Advance voters might want to watch where they put their coffee cups next election.
Commodities
November 9, 2006 in print edition on A10
Horoscopes
November 9, 2006 in print edition on B5
For Thursday, Nov. 9
Mason enjoying the spoils of success
November 9, 2006 in print edition on C5
Jim Larranaga took George Mason to the Final Four, and he hasn’t stopped since.
Welcome to Wayne’s world
Productive receiver describes self as ‘silent assassin’
November 9, 2006 in print edition on C8
Reggie Wayne might be a Pro Bowl receiver in any other offense. At Indianapolis, however, he has long been the overlooked man.
Lawrence Datebook
November 9, 2006 in print edition on B2