Archive for Friday, March 19, 2010

Also from March 19

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, March 19, 2010
Podcasts
Polls
Do you let your children have drinks that contain caffeine?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
42%
No
 
32%
I don’t have children
 
25%
Total 1795
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Marcus Morris delivers a dunk on Lehigh defenders Gabe Knutson, left, and Zahir Carrington during the second half Thursday, March 18, 2010 at the Ford Center in Oklahoma City. FINAL: Marcus Morris scores career high in Jayhawks’ 90-74 victory over Lehigh
7:30 p.m., March 18, 2010 Updated 12:42 a.m.
The sophomore forward contributed 26 points on 12-for-15 shooting, as the Jayhawks overcame a sluggish start to put away the Mountain Hawks in the second half.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas guard Sherron Collins takes a three-pointer over Lehigh guard Marquis Hall during the first half Thursday, March 18, 2010 at the Ford Center in Oklahoma City. For KU, what’s up is down
March 19, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Bill Self must be the most disciplined man on the planet to be able to resist the temptation to call a timeout every time his team goes on a double-digit run so that he can air out his players, let them know they’re terrible and tell them every person in the building agrees.
10:00 a.m.
Mike Dalke, Dallas, helps his son Ben, 5, line up a pool shot at the Bricktown Brewery during a Kansas Alumni gathering before KU's game Thursday March 18, 2010. Dalke is a 1991 KU graduate. His daugher Madeline, 8, is in the background at center. Game spurs KU fans’ hopes for another championship
March 19, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Now that Lehigh is out of the way, you’d think Kansas fans might be ready to brace for the possible: A tough game with No. 9 seed Northern Iowa, champion of the Missouri Valley Conference, loser of four games all year.
2:00 p.m.
The Lawrence Board of Education discussed their study of budgets ideas for the school district Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010. Superintendent Dr. Rick Doll, left,  spoke during the study session meeting. Lawrence superintendent is waiting for process to play out in Topeka
March 18, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Lawrence school board members, who already have approved $4.6 million in cuts for next school year, have said legislators must increase taxes to keep the board from having to cut deeper.
3:03 p.m.
The Lawrence Board of Education discussed their study of budgets ideas for the school district Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010. Superintendent Dr. Rick Doll, left,  spoke during the study session meeting. State education department: House GOP education plan would cost Lawrence schools another $1.68 million
3:00 p.m., March 19, 2010 Updated 4:47 p.m. in print edition on 1A
The House Republican leadership’s plan to cut public school funding by $172 million will short the Lawrence school district another $1.68 million, according to State Department of Education figures.
6:00 p.m.
The sun rises east of Lawrence in the Kaw River Valley around 7:30 a.m. Thursday. Despite recent warm weather, snow is expected Saturday. Winter storm warning canceled for Douglas County, advisory in effect
5:44 a.m., March 19, 2010 Updated 9:46 p.m.
The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a winter storm watch effective Friday evening through Sunday morning.

All stories

Obama’s support of Israel in doubt
March 19, 2010 in print edition on B7
Why did President Barack Obama choose to turn a gaffe into a crisis in U.S.-Israeli relations?
Art heist rattles investigators 20 years on
March 19, 2010 in print edition on C10
It remains the most tantalizing art heist mystery in the world.
The big cheese: Swiss Gruyere wins top prize
March 19, 2010 in print edition on C10
The Europeans are still the big cheeses.
People in the news
March 19, 2010 in print edition on C4
People in the news for March 19, 2010.
LMH to conduct blood drive today
March 19, 2010 in print edition on B3
Someone needs blood every two seconds.