Archive for Saturday, May 8, 2010

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
William S. Burroughs rows around Clinton Lake in the 1990s. The man behind ‘A Man Within’
May 7, 2010 in print edition on 1C
“I knew I wanted to make a documentary about Burroughs, but I didn’t know I’d be making THE documentary about Burroughs,” Yony Leyser says. After four years of work, he’s done just that…
6:00 a.m.
This image, which is subject to change, represents a visual schematic of Kansas University’s planned engineering building. Because of the emphasis on green technologies, and using the building as a lab, researchers are having ongoing input into the design of the building, which is not yet named. Ground-breaking ceremony held for new KU engineering lab building
12:00 p.m., May 7, 2010 Updated 4:40 p.m. in print edition on 1B
A new 34,600-square-foot engineering building on the Kansas University campus will house laboratories for research in a number of multi-disciplinary areas.
10:00 a.m.
The processional of students march through the archway at Haskell Stadium  for the start of the Haskell Indian Nations University 2010 graduation ceremony Friday. Haskell holds 2010 commencement
May 7, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Families and friends of Haskell Indian Nations University’s Class of 2010 braved a brisk morning wind Friday to watch the graduates take the next step in their lives. The graduates came from all corners of the country, and many represented the first in their families to receive a college degree.
2:00 p.m.
Lawrence Law Enforcement personnel pay their respects Friday at Maple Grove Cemetery to Officer Allen Moore, who died in 1901 in the line of duty. Wreaths were also laid Friday for Officer Wilson Pringle, who died in 1909, and Officer Melvin Howe, who died in 1931. A tribute to the fallen: Police honor those killed in line of duty
May 8, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Amid solemn ceremonies Thursday to honor the decades-ago losses of three Lawrence police officers in the line of duty, three current officers reflected on what it means to wake up each morning and wear the uniform that signifies service, civility and strength.
6:00 p.m.
 Jim Huber sits in silence with other Quakers at the Oread Friends Meeting. The silence of the Quakers
May 8, 2010 in print edition on 1D
There is nothing obvious at all except the silence. Every Sunday, or First Day, as they refer to it, the members of the Oread Friends Meeting sit on long wooden pews or individual chairs set in a circle around a bare white room.

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LeBron quiets panic of elbow injury
May 8, 2010 in print edition on C6
LeBron James played as if he were tired of all the panic.
Club news
May 8, 2010 in print edition on B7
Club news for May 8, 2010
4-H and FCE news
May 8, 2010 in print edition on B7
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Military news
May 8, 2010 in print edition on B7
Military news for May 8, 2010
Scouting news
May 8, 2010 in print edition on B7
Scouting news for May 8, 2010
Around and about
May 8, 2010 in print edition on B7
Around and about for May 8, 2010