Archive for Saturday, February 6, 2010

Also from February 6

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KU vs. Nebraska Burrows Family Bible The day in photos, February 6, 2010 Elliott Family Bible Lawrence High vs. Shawnee Mission West People & Places, February 6
Who played best in the second half of KU's 75-64 victory over Nebraska?

Poll results

Response Percent
Marcus Morris
Cole Aldrich
Sherron Collins
Markieff Morris
Total 1772
Which KU big man off the bench played better in the first half?

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Jeff Withey
Thomas Robinson
Total 21
Will Xavier Henry score 10 points of more today against Nebraska?

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Total 124

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
Officials from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Johnson County Sheriff's Office and Lawrence Police Department, conducted a search and seizure in February 2010 inside Lawrence's Sacred Journey — a store at the center of the K2 controversy in Kansas. Lawrence man charged after Sacred Journey investigation
2:01 p.m., February 5, 2010 Updated 8:04 p.m. in print edition on 1A
A Lawrence man was charged with multiple drug offenses Friday after an investigation into Lawrence’s Sacred Journey store and Bouncing Bear Botanicals, another business with a Lawrence mailing address.
10:00 a.m.
Greg Nichols, a researcher at Kansas University, shields himself from snowflakes with an umbrella as he waits in the cold at the corner of Fifth and Michigan streets for the "T" Bus, Friday, Feb. 5, 2010. Lawrence residents woke up to a blanket of snow and many faced slippery road conditions throughout the morning. Snow snarls traffic; Ice, heavy snow predicted for Sunday, Monday
2:06 p.m., February 5, 2010 Updated 4:24 p.m. in print edition on 1A
The snow that fell on northeast Kansas Friday is not expected to stick around into Saturday, but the area could soon be in for more winter weather.
5:00 p.m.
Kansas guard Tyrel Reed (left) greets forward Marcus Morris (22) before tipping off against Nebraska Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse. FINAL: Marcus Morris scores 20 as KU holds off Nebraska, 75-64
3:56 p.m., February 6, 2010 Updated 8:52 p.m.
The Cornhuskers led by four early in the second half, but the Jayhawks followed with a 28-5 run to take control.
10:00 p.m.
Leonard Pitts Jr., a nationally syndicated and Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for the Miami Herald, talks with those gathered Friday at KU's Woodruff Auditorium. Pitts was presented with the 2010 William Allen White Foundation National Citation. Pitts tells Lawrence audience that pursuing facts must be the basis of forming opinions
February 5, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Nationally syndicated columnist Leonard Pitts told a Kansas University audience the importance of pursuing truth on Friday.

All stories

Obama: Health care reform may die
February 6, 2010 in print edition on A4
No, maybe he can’t.
U.S. offensive aims to turn page in Afghan war
February 6, 2010 in print edition on A7
A new and possibly decisive chapter of the Afghan war is unfolding.
Jobless rate drops to 9.7% in January
Unemployment decline boosted by seasonal hires
February 6, 2010 in print edition on A3
The outlook for jobs became a bit less bleak with January’s unexpected decline in the unemployment rate, which fell to 9.7 percent from 10 percent.
Club news
February 6, 2010 in print edition on D3
Club news for February 6, 2010.
4-H and FCE news
February 6, 2010 in print edition on D3
4-H and FCE news for February 6, 2010.
Super Bowl ads go goofy, frugal
February 6, 2010 in print edition on A2
Game on! Super Bowl ads are returning to their goofy roots.
Take a number
Unfortunately, promises don’t pay the state’s bills.
February 6, 2010 in print edition on B6
There are promises and there are promises.
Inappropriate action
It may not be illegal, but having a top legislative leader acting as the attorney in a lawsuit against the state certainly sends the wrong message.
February 6, 2010 in print edition on B6
At the very least, Kansas House Speaker Mike O’Neal’s decision to represent clients who are suing the state is a major distraction for lawmakers.
People in the news
February 6, 2010 in print edition on B5
People in the news for February 6, 2010.