Archive for Wednesday, August 11, 2010

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Photo galleries
Aug. 11, 2010 storm First day of elementary school The day in photos, August 11, 2010
Polls
Did you enjoy the first day of school more as a child or as a parent?

Poll results

Response Percent
I enjoyed it more as a child
 
33%
I enjoyed it more as a parent
 
30%
I’m not a parent, but I enjoyed the first day of school
 
20%
I’m not a parent, but I didn’t enjoy the first day of school
 
15%
Total 406
Who will be KU's leader in receptions in 2010?

Poll results

Response Percent
Johnathan Wilson
 
37%
Bradley McDougald
 
35%
Daymond Patterson
 
20%
Chris Omigie
 
3%
Christian Matthews
 
2%
Total 277
Videos

Lead stories

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Academic year begins for Lawrence public schools
10:16 a.m., August 11, 2010 Updated 04:12 p.m. in print edition on A1
One down, 174 days to go.
Flight attendant’s grand exit draws charges, fans
August 11, 2010 in print edition on B8
No fed-up worker has ever said “I’ve had it” quite like Steven Slater.
Art of compromise
Kansans should appreciate the willingness of their governor not only to accept a compromise but to be honest about his reasons for doing so.
August 11, 2010 in print edition on A9
A good politician has to pick his or her battles. Despite the fact that he has decided to retire from politics, Gov. Mark Parkinson often has displayed a strong sense of when he should fight and when it is better to compromise.
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