Archive for Saturday, May 1, 2010

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Law Enforcement officials work outside McCollum Hall on the campus of Kansas University, Friday, April 30, 2010. Law enforcement officials are looking for a possible armed suspect in McCollum Hall. KU officials clear McCollum Hall, say suspect in gun incident is believed to have left campus
2:12 p.m., April 30, 2010 Updated 6:39 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Kansas University officials shortly before 5:30 p.m. declared McCollum Hall to be clear and said they believed a suspect believed to have a gun had left the campus.
10:00 a.m.
The view of the north side of the Statehouse. Statehouse Live: Senate committee recommends tax increase
10:22 a.m., April 30, 2010 Updated 7:19 p.m. in print edition on 1A
As the budget crisis worsened, a Senate committee Friday approved a $434 million tax increase, which includes a temporary 1-cent increase in the state sales tax rate and a 55-cent per pack increase in the cigarette tax.
2:00 p.m.
The three individuals charged for methamphetamine trafficking are pictured above. Randy Dyke, Donald Steele and Anthony Sims were charged by authorities following a raid of a residence east of Lawrence. Federal officials broaden investigation into meth ring
April 30, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Federal officials this week significantly broadened a drug trafficking case filed against three Lawrence men in February.
6:00 p.m.
"Hard to Find" Everyday art: Two artists tackle completing daily art for a month
May 1, 2010 in print edition on 1D
If a picture’s worth a thousand words and every heart has a song, then The April Project is certainly the window to the souls of two local artists.

All stories

Inflation forces Indians to try to get more out of less food
May 1, 2010 in print edition on A7
In India, even the gods are doing without.
Economy grows, but jobless rate stays put
GDP increases 3.2% in year’s 1st quarter
May 1, 2010 in print edition on A3
The numbers would be excellent in normal times, but for a country recovering from deep recession, they’re not enough.
FCE News
May 1, 2010 in print edition on B7
FCE news for May 1, 2010
Military news
May 1, 2010 in print edition on B7
Military news for May 1, 2010
Scouting news
May 1, 2010 in print edition on B7
Scouting news for May 1, 2010.
Club news
May 1, 2010 in print edition on B7
Club news for May 1, 2010
‘Greeter’ becomes face of Wal-Mart fight
Woman at center of largest gender bias class action lawsuit in U.S. history
May 1, 2010 in print edition on E8
As a “greeter,” the cheerful Betty Dukes is one of the first employees customers usually see as they walk through the front doors of the Walmart store here.