Archive for Tuesday, July 28, 2009

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2009 Big 12 Media Days: Day 2 The day in photos, July 28, 2009 An eye for style: Kids glasses

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12:00 a.m.
Baylie brushes Max after a morning of riding. She says that she practices with Max about three times a week. Horses around: Area equine lovers remain loyal despite economy
July 27, 2009
Baylie Moon is living out a fairy tale most girls can only dream about. Baylie, 13, is the proud owner of Max, a large, black-and-white paint horse. She’s been riding horses since the age of 4 and has been competing since age 7.
6:00 a.m.
Governor Mark Parkinson, seated at left, completes a ceremonial bill signing of an omnibus crime bill at West Junior High on Monday. Joining him is Attorney General Steve Six of Lawrence. Standing from left are Rep. Paul Davis, D-Lawrence and Sen. Marci Francisco, D-Lawrence and Rep. Barbara Ballard D-Lawrence. Governor, attorney general in Lawrence for recognition of new law on eluding police
12:19 p.m., July 27, 2009 Updated 4:18 p.m. in print edition on 3A
State leaders were in Lawrence this morning for a ceremonial signing of legislation that closes a loophole in a state crime law and that was inspired by a December 2007 incident near West Junior High School.
10:00 a.m.
Working her summer job at the Kansas Union, Melissa Maksimowicz, 21, a senior from Wichita, is happy to have a job nailed down before the school year starts at Kansas University. Students expect tough times finding part-time employment
July 27, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Kansas University student Kristen Bush already has one job this summer, working as a cocktail waitress at the Barrel House. But the Wichita senior said she’ll soon be looking for another part-time job to help pay the bills, and if her search is anything like the last few she’s gone through in Lawrence, it won’t be pretty.
2:00 p.m.
Purported Mizzou Web address sends Internet surfer to a more crimson destination
July 27, 2009 in print edition on 1A
The owner of is using the address to direct visitors away from their expected online lair — a home page affiliated with the University of Missouri — and lure them instead into the official, virtual world of the Kansas Jayhawks:

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Suspect pleads not guilty in Tiller murder
08:27 a.m., July 28, 2009 Updated 12:15 a.m. in print edition on A1
The man accused of killing abortion provider George Tiller has pleaded not guilty.
NFL conditionally reinstates Vick
Former QB won’t be able to play in games until Week 6
July 28, 2009 in print edition on B2
Michael Vick is back in the NFL. Now all he needs is a team to play for.
People in the news
July 28, 2009 in print edition on B6
People in the news for July 28, 2009.
Royals leg out victory
Butler, Pena spark K.C. past Orioles, 5-3
July 28, 2009 in print edition on B1
The Royals beat the Orioles, 5-3.
Penn St. takes top party school title
July 28, 2009 in print edition on A2
Penn State University is now the nation’s No. 1 party school.