Archive for Thursday, December 3, 2009

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On the street
Photo galleries
Mark Mangino resigns Mark Mangino through the years The day in photos, December 3, 2009
What will Mark Mangino's legacy at KU be?

Poll results

Response Percent
The Orange Bowl
The investigation
The back-to-back bowl games
The new facilities
Total 2623
How many hours do you spend on the Internet each day?

Poll results

Response Percent
Two to three hours
Four to five hours
One hour or less
More than eight hours
Six to eight hours
Total 739

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Citing budget cuts, state suspends hotel safety and sanitation inspections
Department of Agriculture’s spending plan was recently cut by $303K
01:21 p.m., December 3, 2009 Updated 06:11 p.m. in print edition on A3
State safety and sanitation inspections of hotels, motels and other overnight lodging operations will be suspended because of budget cuts, officials reported Thursday.
Pump patrol
December 3, 2009 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.47 at several stations.
Polls reflect U.S. racial divide
December 3, 2009 in print edition on A7
You’d think it would be a simple question: How popular is Barack Obama?
Education effort
It’s great to see members of the Kansas Board of Regents taking a more active role in selling the need for better higher education funding across the state.
December 3, 2009 in print edition on A7
Members of the Kansas Board of Regents deserve applause for their recent efforts to sell the state on the need to support higher education in Kansas.
Robinson mocked
Free-throw woes prompt nickname
December 3, 2009 in print edition on B4
Thomas Robinson picked up a nickname Wednesday that he doesn’t want to keep: Shaq-Rob.
Braves: ‘It’s disheartening’
Alcorn State pounded, but it put up a fight
December 3, 2009 in print edition on B5
They walked in with eyes wide and hopes high and left holding sack lunches and a 98-31 loss.
People in the news
December 3, 2009 in print edition on B7
Beyonce has enough Grammy nominations for her and Sasha Fierce.