Archive for Thursday, January 14, 2010

Also from January 14

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, January 14, 2010
Polls
Have you already or will you donate to a Haitian earthquake relief effort?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
55%
Yes
 
44%
Total 723
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas guard Sherron Collins elevates to the bucket past Nebraska guard Lance Jeter during the second half Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010 at the Devaney Center in Lincoln, Nebraska. FINAL: Hot shooting lifts KU to 84-72 victory over Nebraska
6:55 p.m., January 13, 2010 Updated 11:07 p.m.
The Jayhawks made 26 of 45 shots (58 percent) and 13 of 21 threes (62 percent).
6:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Marcus Morris breaks through Nebraska defenders Ryan Anderson, (44) and Eshaunte Jones (1) during the first half Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2009 at the Devaney Center in Lincoln, Nebraska. Morris responds to punishment
January 14, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Kansas sophomore forward Marcus Morris found his basketball coach’s tone and words more to his liking after Wednesday night’s 84-72 victory against Nebraska inside the packed Devaney Center than those sent his way after Sunday’s loss in Tennessee.
10:00 a.m.
Jill Kleinberg, 64, Lawrence, attends a Tai Chi class Wednesday sponsored by the Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department at the Lawrence Senior Center. A study by researchers at Kansas University’s School of Social Welfare has concluded that Lawrence has much to gain economically from attracting retirees. Report: City should recruit retirees
January 14, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Big business in Lawrence may mean attracting more people who have retired from it, according to a new report commissioned by an offshoot of Douglas County Senior Services.
2:00 p.m.
People search for survivors Wednesday under the rubble of a collapsed building the day after an earthquake hit Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Several people with ties to the Lawrence area were in Haiti when the 7.0-magnitude quake struck. Lawrence families connect with loved ones stuck in Haiti after earthquake
1:50 p.m., January 13, 2010 Updated 4:49 p.m. in print edition on 3A
As a 7.0 magnitude earthquake devastated Haiti on Tuesday, it left people in northeast Kansas with no reliable way to contact loved ones still in the country.
6:00 p.m.
K2 is a legal, smokable herbal mixture with chemical properties similar to THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, a Johnson County Sheriff’s deputy said. K3 is a new drug that is legal because its compounds have been altered from what was found in K2. Committee approves making K2 chemicals illegal
2:49 p.m., January 13, 2010 Updated 4:33 p.m. in print edition on 3A
A Senate committee Wednesday quickly recommended approval of a bill to make illegal the allegedly high-inducing chemicals in a herbal mixture called K2.

All stories

Pump patrol
January 14, 2010 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.49 at several stations.
Reid out of touch, but right
January 14, 2010 in print edition on A5
Somebody please tell Harry Reid there are no Negroes in America.
Crennel to be Chiefs D-coordinator
January 14, 2010 in print edition on B2
Just call them the Kansas City Patriots.