Archive for Saturday, November 14, 2009

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KU vs. Nebraska The day in photos, November 14, 2009 Free State football 28, Olathe North 42
Which of the KU football team's losses was the most frustrating to watch?

Poll results

Response Percent
Kansas State
Texas Tech
Total 2525
Who was KU's first-half MVP against Nebraska?

Poll results

Response Percent
Toben Opurum
Todd Reesing
Kerry Meier
Dezmon Briscoe
Chris Harris
Alonso Rojas
Total 25
Who is your favorite KU senior captain?

Poll results

Response Percent
Kerry Meier
Todd Reesing
Darrell Stuckey
Jake Sharp
Total 115

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Xavier Henry comes down with a put-back dunk over Hofstra guard Cornelius Vines during the first half, 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.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Thomas Robinson scrambles for a loose ball with Hofstra forward Miklos Szabo during the second half, Friday, Nov. 13, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. At right is Kansas guard Tyshawn Taylor. Kansas proves unselfish
November 14, 2009 in print edition on 1C
The fear, expressed often by those who pin a large chunk of their happiness on the outcome of Kansas University basketball games, was this year’s team would be so deep there wouldn’t be enough minutes to go around.
10:00 a.m.
With the help of a neighbor near 10th and Illinois, Amy Rzadczynski and her boyfriend had a portable toilet delivered for a 2009 football game day. Rzadczynski said, “Yes, it’s an eyesore but at least they are not using my trees or bushes.” The city is now contemplating regulating portable toilets during game days. Oread residents hope to flush portable toilets out of neighborhood
November 13, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Yes, there’s talk about toilets as the Jayhawks prepare for their final home game of the year. And no, it is not what you think.
2:25 p.m.
The Kansas Jayhawks get pumped up in a pregame huddle in the endzone before kicking off against Nebraska, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009 at Memorial Stadium. FINAL: KU’s defense collapses late in 31-17 loss to Nebraska
1:24 p.m., November 14, 2009 Updated 7:07 p.m.
NU’s Roy Helu Jr. rushed for 156 yards and three touchdowns as KU couldn’t hold on to a fourth-quarter lead.
7:00 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts spoke to employees Friday at Vangent, a government contractor servicing federal student loans and Medicare. While visiting Vangent, in the East Hills Business Park, Roberts, center, got some help from Vangent employee Melete Ghile, right, picking out cookies as part of the company’s 15th anniversary. Roberts not happy with health care reform debate
November 13, 2009 in print edition on 1B
U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts on Friday criticized the content of health reform legislation and the process used by Democrats in Congress to try to pass it.

All stories

Site of Civil War battle near Joplin dedicated
1863 ambush involved 1st Kansas Colored Volunteer Infantry
November 14, 2009 in print edition on B3
“I’ve been by here hundreds of times, and I never knew about this.”
Faith Forum: What’s the strangest question you’ve had about your faith?
November 14, 2009 in print edition on D1
Life, death matters common queries; Christian, Jewish beliefs often mixed
Group aims to resurrect the mustache
November 14, 2009 in print edition on B2
It would be the fashion feat of the decade.
Pump patrol
November 14, 2009 in print edition on B1
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.47 at several stations.
People in the news
November 14, 2009 in print edition on D7
People in the news for November 14, 2009.
Venezuelans urged to lose weight
November 14, 2009 in print edition on A9
Call it the Bolivarian battle of the bulge.
A senior moment
Captains, seniors hope for memorable Memorial finale
November 14, 2009
Four years is a lot of time.
Scouting news
November 14, 2009 in print edition on D3
Scouting news for November 14, 2009.
Club news
November 14, 2009 in print edition on D3
Club news for November 14, 2009.
Military news
November 14, 2009 in print edition on D3
Military news for November 14, 2009.
Around and about
November 14, 2009 in print edition on D3
Around and about for November 14, 2009.
$96M Powerball winner had fallen on hard times
November 14, 2009 in print edition on B8
Donald Damon was surprised when his daughter told him he had won the lottery.
There basically are only two approaches to take to the man who carried out the Fort Hood massacre.
November 14, 2009 in print edition on B6
In the flood of theories about the murder siege at Fort Hood, Texas, too many analysts are going to extremes to try to explain, even justify, what happened and how it should be dealt with.