Archive for Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Also from December 14

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Free State boys vs. Blue Valley North Bubba Cunningham Readers share their go-to holiday cookie recipes The day in photos, December 14, 2010
Polls
Students and their parents may choose to provide gifts for teachers this time of year. What's the most appropriate form of gift?

Poll results

Response Percent
A gift card.
 
29%
A homemade card or written note of thanks.
 
26%
A group gift, purchased on behalf of and presented as a gift from the entire class.
 
17%
Other.
 
14%
A homemade card or written note of thanks.
 
9%
A simple, spoken “thank you.”
 
2%
Total 41
Do you think Kansas needs a statewide anti-bullying policy?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
55%
No
 
39%
Not sure
 
4%
Total 765
Videos

All stories

State of despair
December 14, 2010 in print edition on A6
I give you one man’s State of the Union.
U.S. especially vulnerable to cyberattacks
December 14, 2010 in print edition on A6
WikiLeaks has woken Americans up to the concept of “cyberwar.”
Exceptional rules
Thanks to a special benefactor, the sale of the original rules for basketball took an unexpected and positive turn for Kansas University last week.
December 14, 2010 in print edition on A6
In the photo of the Sotheby’s auctioneer and others at the front of the room when the bidding for the original Naismith basketball rules closed last Friday, everyone was smiling.