Archive for Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Also from December 3

Audio clips
Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. New Mexico St.
Podcasts
Polls
Which team would win if they played each other?

Poll results

Response Percent
KU’s 2008 team (6 games in)
 
67%
KU’s 2005 team (6 games in)
 
32%
Total 538
Do you plan to attend the Lawrence Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade on Saturday?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
52%
Yes
 
35%
Depends on the weather
 
11%
Total 42
Which team will win Saturday's Big 12 Championship game?

Poll results

Response Percent
Oklahoma
 
90%
Missouri
 
9%
Total 255
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
The front end of a car whose driver led area law enforcement agencies on a high-speed chase Tuesday rests atop the hood of a Lawrence police cruiser. Lawrence police, Douglas County Sheriff's deputies and other law enforcement agencies chased the vehicle who's driver was connected to a break-in that happened in Lawrence earlier Tuesday. The chase lasted for 45 minutes and covered much of northwest Douglas County. A Lawrence police officer was struck by the fleeing vehicle shortly before this photo was taken. Another officer stopped the chase a few minutes later by striking the fleeing vehicle with his vehicle. Lawrence police officer hit during high-speed chase
12:14 p.m., December 2, 2008 Updated 11:00 p.m. in print edition on 1A
A woman was taken into custody shortly after noon Tuesday following a lengthy police chase during which an officer was injured.
1:14 a.m.
Lawrence Weather Watch
Snow Again?
Posted December 2, 2008
Our weather is about to change dramatically once again across the region. A potent storm system is swinging in from the north for your Wednesday ...
1:14 a.m.
City OKs tougher snow-shoveling rules
December 3, 2008 in print edition on 1A
Get those snow shovels out. City commissioners Tuesday decided to get tougher on people who don’t clear their sidewalks of snow.
5:00 a.m.
Lawrence Weather Watch
Snow Again?
Posted December 2, 2008
Our weather is about to change dramatically once again across the region. A potent storm system is swinging in from the north for your Wednesday ...
5:30 a.m.
Lawrence Weather Watch
Snow Again?
Posted December 2, 2008
Our weather is about to change dramatically once again across the region. A potent storm system is swinging in from the north for your Wednesday ...
5:32 a.m.
Lawrence Weather Watch
Snow Again?
Posted December 2, 2008
Our weather is about to change dramatically once again across the region. A potent storm system is swinging in from the north for your Wednesday ...
5:49 a.m.
Lawrence Weather Watch
Snow Again?
Posted December 2, 2008
Our weather is about to change dramatically once again across the region. A potent storm system is swinging in from the north for your Wednesday ...
10:00 a.m.
Lawrence detectives and police officers search an area near Kansas Highway 10 bypass at 27th Street and Wakarusa Drive on Tuesday morning, Dec. 2, 2008. The search was related to a sexual assault reported Monday, December 1. Police searching for clues in sexual assault
10:39 a.m., December 2, 2008 Updated 12:26 a.m. in print edition on 3A
Law enforcement officers Tuesday were searching an area in southwest Lawrence, one day after a reported early morning sexual assault at a residence.
2:00 p.m.
Barbara Jo Schnegelsiepen, 27, of Topeka, was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon after a high-speed chase Tuesday afternoon. Lawrence police, Douglas County Sheriff's deputies and other law enforcement agencies chased the vehicle whose driver was connected to a break-in that happened in Lawrence earlier Tuesday. The chase lasted for 45 minutes and covered much of northwest Douglas County. A Lawrence police officer was struck by the fleeing vehicle shortly before this photo was taken. Another officer stopped the chase a few minutes later by striking the fleeing vehicle with his vehicle. Suspect accused of injuring officer in police chase faces 11 charges
12:34 p.m., December 3, 2008 Updated 5:22 p.m.
The Topeka woman accused of injuring a Lawrence police officer Tuesday during a high-speed chase faces two felony counts of aggravated battery on a law enforcement officer and nine other charges.
6:00 p.m.
Writer outlines Petraeus’ influence
December 3, 2008 in print edition on 3A
When Gen. David Petraeus took over as multinational forces commander in Iraq in 2007, many top American military leaders knew a major strategy change was needed.
6:50 p.m.
Kansas guard Travis Releford, center, sings along with the music during pregame stretches at the center of James Naismith Court before taking on New Mexico State Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008 at Allen Fieldhouse. Final: Taylor’s 23 points lead KU to 100-79 win
5:57 p.m., December 3, 2008 Updated 12:51 a.m.
Freshman guard scores career-high on 8-for-14 shooting.

All stories

Corrections
December 3, 2008 in print edition on A4
Corrections, Dec. 3, 2008
Texas A&M rolls, 77-36
December 3, 2008 in print edition on B4
Texas A&M routs Stephen F. Austin in Big 12 women’s basketball action.
No. 4 Duke tops No. 9 Purdue
December 3, 2008 in print edition on B4
A recap of Top 25 men’s basketball action.
Body-swap illusion tricks mind
Study explores people’s perception of having out-of-body experience
December 3, 2008 in print edition on C10
Shaking hands with yourself is an amusing out-of-body experience. The illusion of having your stomach slashed with a kitchen knife, not so much.