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Should Kansas school districts be allowed to use student achievement testing standards other than the federal government's No Child Left Behind policy?

Poll results

Response Percent
Not sure
Total 974

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Lawrence police Sgt. Bill Cory explains some of the specifics regarding the department's new patrol vehicle Thursday outside the Law Enforcement Center. One of the most distinguishing characteristics of the new vehicle is the reflective police decals on the side doors that are only plainly visible when reflecting light. Audit of Lawrence Police Department to be completed by October
July 28, 2010 in print edition on 3A
After nearly two years worth of delays, an audit of the Lawrence Police Department is now set to be completed by early October.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas University junior Ricardo Quinones, 20, Kansas City, Mo., is pictured Monday, July 26, outside the Kansas Union. Quinones, an illegal immigrant who came to the United States when he was six months old, was arrested Tuesday, July 20, while protesting in favor of the "Dream Act" in Washington D.C. Incoming KU student faces deportation after arrest
July 29, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Ricardo Quinones has spent all but the first six months of his life in the United States.
10:00 a.m.
Jim Seaver, Lawrence, places his vote on Tuesday morning at the Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont.  By 9:30 a.m., only 19 voters had turned out to vote at the second precinct. Advance voting on upswing
July 30, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Douglas County Clerk Jamie Shew isn’t sure whether it’s increased interest in this year’s election or more people than usual going on vacation next week.
2:00 p.m.
Lawrence Police are looking for the man seen in this screen grab from security footage. Investigators say the man is a suspect in the sexual assault of a woman in the 700 block of Massachusetts in the early hours of Thursday, July 29. Police seeking suspect in late-night sexual assault in downtown Lawrence
3:59 p.m., July 29, 2010 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on 3A
Lawrence police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman just before 1 a.m. Thursday in the 700 block of Massachusetts Street.
6:00 p.m.
Basil Bucatini at Marisco’s, 4821 W. Sixth St. Pesto mania: It doesn’t take much of the strong summer sauce to make a meal
July 28, 2010 in print edition on 1C
The ingredients are few, the combinations limitless and the finished product is one of summer’s fanciest simple delights: pesto.

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Recreation calendar
July 30, 2010 in print edition on B2
Recreation calendar for the week of July 30, 2010.
Obama stays cool on ‘The View’
July 30, 2010 in print edition on B6
Thank heaven for Joy Behar.
‘i’ don’t quite get ‘iCarly’
July 30, 2010 in print edition on B6
Does the sitcom have a future?