Archive for Sunday, September 13, 2009

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Oncimmune introduces early detection test for lung cancer The day in photos, September 13, 2009
Podcasts
Polls
Who was KU's MVP against UTEP?

Poll results

Response Percent
Jake Sharp
 
49%
Maxwell Onyegbule
 
29%
Dezmon Briscoe
 
10%
Jeff Wheeler
 
6%
Daymond Patterson
 
1%
Other
 
1%
Total 1454
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas defensive end Maxwell Onyegbule greets the Jayhawk faithful following KU’s 34-7 victory over UTEP on Saturday in El Paso, Texas. Onyegbule is largely responsible for the defensive line’s increased effectiveness this season. FINAL: KU’s defense dominates in 34-7 trouncing of UTEP
5:18 p.m., September 12, 2009 Updated 12:49 a.m.
KU’s defense swarmed UTEP with six sacks in the Jayhawks’ first road non-conference victory since 2003.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas defenders Maxwell Onyegbule (90) and defensive end Jeff Wheeler celebrate a sack of UTEP quarterback Trevor Vittatoe. KU had six sacks against the Miners. D-line shows its fangs
September 13, 2009 in print edition on 1C
Bar stools across America are kept warm with former defensive backs crying into their drinks, convinced they were failures as football players, haunted by unflattering nicknames pinned on them for giving up touchdowns to flashy receivers.
10:00 a.m.
Lab technicians Maria Sakach and Kenan Pinkerton dilute samples prior to testing for lung cancer panels. Both are with Oncimmune, a laboratory in De Soto that tests blood that can help doctors in early detection of lung cancer. Taking the fight to lung cancer
September 13, 2009 in print edition on 1A
There are 25 people, including 16 scientists, working inside a building just north of Kansas Highway 10 in this town of 5,600 people.
2:00 p.m.
Bomb squads such as this one from Olathe are on patrol at Kansas University home football and men’s basketball games. Douglas County has no bomb squad, relying on six area units. Area bomb squads keep watch at KU games
September 13, 2009 in print edition on 1B
A unique group of emergency responders is at every home football and men’s basketball game at Kansas University.
6:00 p.m.
Ashlyn Bailey, 1, had a  friend on her shoulder as her mother, Diana Bailey, was at the Monarch Watch Fall Open House Saturday at Kansas University’s Foley Hall. Community learns about monarch butterflies, conservation
September 13, 2009 in print edition on 1B
Not only was Chip Taylor wearing a monarch butterfly T-shirt but also five butterflies — attached to his beard, hair and eyebrows — as he strolled through Kansas University’s Foley Hall on Saturday at the Monarch Watch Fall Open House.

All stories

Atchison County couple reported missing
Authorities issue Silver Alert; request assistance locating Mary Lou and Billie Black
September 13, 2009
The Atchison County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert for assistance locating two people who were last seen Friday.
School short of cash? Just add lacrosse
September 13, 2009 in print edition on E8
Money killed Pacific University’s football program, and money is bringing it back.
Freshman QB sparks No. 3 USC
Ohio State drops another game on big stage
September 13, 2009 in print edition on C6
Backed up to their own goal line, Matt Barkley and Joe McKnight drove into USC lore.
Ravens coach set standard for Haley
Like Harbaugh, Kansas City’s rookie head coach hopes to use new QB to key turnaround
September 13, 2009 in print edition on C1
Todd Haley’s bid to follow the successful path taken by John Harbaugh begins with an identical first step.
DNA testing of Salina dog saves pet
September 13, 2009 in print edition on B2
Salina animal control officers knew the dog they saw looked like a pit bull.
Game balls and Gassers
September 13, 2009 in print edition on C4
Game balls and Gassers from KU vs. UTEP
Historic Ford plane returns to Ottawa
September 13, 2009 in print edition on B8
For Chuck LeMaster it was a homecoming.
Europe’s latest war over history thoroughly modern
September 13, 2009 in print edition on B7
Most of the world goes to war about geography.
Airlines trimming number of flights
Fall schedule lightest since after 2001 terrorist attacks
September 13, 2009 in print edition on A1
The U.S. airline industry is shrinking to a size not seen since the months after the 2001 terror attacks.
Suspects flee after attempted armed robbery
No injuries, items stolen during incident
September 13, 2009 in print edition on B2
Lawrence police responded to an armed robbery call off Emery Road Saturday evening.
Jordan’s comments have sharp tone
September 13, 2009 in print edition on C2
Goodness. Who knew his tank was filled with this much highly flammable fuel?
Herbicide safety monitoring scrutinized
Group says EPA needs better method of testing for atrazine in drinking water
September 13, 2009 in print edition on A1
Each spring, the chemical herbicide atrazine is spread on corn and sorghum fields throughout eastern Kansas.
Lawrence City Commission
September 13, 2009 in print edition on B4
Lawrence city commission agenda
Lafayette stuns K-State
Oklahoma St. trounced by Houston
September 13, 2009 in print edition on C10
Tyler Albrecht hit a 48-yard field goal with 32 seconds left to lift Louisiana-Lafayette a victory over Kansas State.
Parody site pays homage to Twitter
September 13, 2009 in print edition on D2
Sometimes, 140 characters isn’t nearly enough.
Poet’s Showcase: ‘Poetic Doggerel’
September 13, 2009 in print edition on D3
Doggerel grease on modern poetry
College football teams tackling swine flu
September 13, 2009 in print edition on E8
Helmets and shoulder pads — and hand sanitizer.
Reinventing retail
Recession forcing stores to think small
September 13, 2009 in print edition on E1
The Great Recession and Americans’ retreat into thriftiness are teaching retailers a new lesson: how to survive when consumers are focused on “needs” rather than “wants.”
People in the news
September 13, 2009 in print edition on D5
People in the news for September 13, 2009.