Archive for Friday, November 13, 2009

Also from November 13

Audio clips
Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. Hofstra Kansas Turnpike bridge explosion The day in photos, November 13, 2009
Podcasts
Polls
Who will lead the Jayhawks in dunks in 2009-10?

Poll results

Response Percent
Cole Aldrich
 
69%
Xavier Henry
 
17%
Thomas Robinson
 
9%
Other
 
4%
Total 1972
Who will be the leading scorer for KU against Hofstra?

Poll results

Response Percent
Sherron Collins
 
32%
Cole Aldrich
 
31%
Xavier Henry
 
14%
Thomas Robinson
 
10%
Marcus Morris
 
8%
Other
 
2%
Total 74
Are Title IX regulations, which are to ensure gender equality in college sports, still important?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
49%
Yes
 
46%
Not sure
 
3%
Total 1305
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Jennifer Goode, with her dog Louie, left, and Kim Springer lost their apartments in the fire at Aberdeen South in October. Residents still haven’t been allowed in the apartments to get personal items and other belongings. Aberdeen residents get word they’ll be let back into their apartments
November 12, 2009 in print edition on 3A
Victims of an Oct. 8 fire at Aberdeen South Apartments got the news they were hoping for on Thursday.
6:00 a.m.
Tammy Yergey has found her dog Tinker after eight months, by the way of a good samaritan who found the dog and helped reunite them after searching through lost dog ads. Owner gets dog back 8 months after losing her
November 12, 2009 in print edition on 1A
You can call her the miracle dog. Eight months after losing her Yorkshire terrier outside a Lawrence grocery store, Tammy Yergey was reunited with the little dog, Tinker.
10:00 a.m.
Students camp Thursday for tonight’s game in a newly expanded area in Allen Fieldhouse. The money to help build such expansions comes from an increase in donations to Kansas University Athletics, which are up significantly. KU sees dramatic rise in sports donations
November 13, 2009 in print edition on 1A
While Kansas University’s private giving levels continue to remain strong, the pace of giving to athletics has increased more dramatically than giving to academics.
2:00 p.m.
Kansas University students and Monarch Watch research assistants Emily Hrenchir, Paola sophomore, front, and Kate Bendfeldt, Leawood senior, transfer caterpillars to small plastic containers equipped with food that will be placed in larger packages to be shipped to hundreds of classrooms in the eastern half of the country as part of the “Monarchs in Space” program. Three monarchs supplied by Kansas University’s Monarch Watch program are set to be carried into space Nov. 16 aboard the space shuttle Atlantis. KU to launch Monarch butterflies into space
November 12, 2009 in print edition on 3A
The International Space Station is getting some unusual new temporary residents — monarch butterflies from Kansas University’s Monarch Watch program.
7:00 p.m.
Kansas center Cole Aldrich tosses a ball over his head to forward Markieff Morris during warmups prior to tipoff against Hofstra, Friday, Nov. 13, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. FINAL: Xavier Henry sets KU freshman debut record with 27 points in 101-65 rout of Hofstra
5:52 p.m., November 13, 2009 Updated 9:56 p.m.
Henry made eight of 12 shots and five of eight three-pointers in his first game as a Jayhawk; Self announces after the game that Travis Releford will red-shirt.

All stories

People in the news
November 13, 2009 in print edition on B8
People in the news for November 13, 2009.
Rec calendar
November 13, 2009 in print edition on B6
Local sports in the area.
Meier’s turn
November 13, 2009 in print edition on A8
To the editor: It’s clear we can no longer ignore the elephant in the blue No. 5 jersey.
Health care too complex for Congress
November 13, 2009 in print edition on A9
There are some things we will never understand.
Rutgers blanks USF
Knights stun No. 23 Bulls, 31-0
November 13, 2009 in print edition on B3
After listening to No. 23 South Florida talk about revenge all week, Rutgers sent its message on the field.
Final choices
November 13, 2009 in print edition on A8
To the editor: Thank you so much for including the article “Few Americans make end-of-life wishes known,” in the Nov. 11 Pulse section of the paper.
Pump patrol
November 13, 2009 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.52 at several stations.