Archive for Friday, November 19, 2010

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On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. North Texas Kansas soldier laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery Photo Postcards The day in photos, November 19, 2010
Are you traveling for Thanksgiving?

Poll results

Response Percent
No, I’m staying in town
Yes, I’m taking a road trip
Yes, I’m flying
Total 1419

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
From left, Ben Kirtland, Kassie Liebsch, Rodney Jones and Charlette Blubaugh have been charged with stealing tickets from KU. Also charged was Tom Blubaugh, who is not pictured. Federal charges filed against five former Kansas Athletics officials accused of stealing tickets from KU
10:39 a.m., November 18, 2010 Updated 5:47 p.m. in print edition on 1A
The director of ticket operations resigned Thursday morning from Kansas Athletics Inc., as a grand jury indicted her and four others for their roles in an alleged ticket scam prosecutors say cost the department up to $5 million during the past five years.
10:00 a.m.
Summerfield Hall is the home of Kansas University's School of Business, but plans call for a new $50 million-plus building. Regents critical of KU School of Business handling of extra course fees
11:48 a.m., November 18, 2010 Updated 3:20 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Regent Chairman Gary Sherrer said business school students were inappropriately taken out of the loop during discussions on increases in course fees and how the funds were to be used.
2:00 p.m.
George Moeller, Mission Hills, gets a laugh out of granddaughter Edie Patterson, a kindergartner at Pinckney School, during Grandparents and Special Friends Day on Thursday at the school. Grandparents Day at Pinckney School brings generations together over lunch
November 19, 2010 in print edition on 4A
Pinckney School students took time out from their regular class schedules to share some turkey and mashed potatoes and gravy with their grandparents on Thursday.
9:53 p.m.
Kansas freshman guard Josh Selby laughs with head coach Bill Self during a news conference announcing that Selby will be released to play following a nine-game suspension. Selby's first game will be Saturday against USC. Josh Selby nets nine-game suspension
9:09 p.m., November 19, 2010 Updated 11:51 p.m.
The NCAA released the following statement regarding Josh Selby on Friday night:

All stories

Pump patrol
November 19, 2010 in print edition on A4
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.67 at several stations.
Salary priority
State university leaders are right to be concerned about stagnant salaries for faculty members.
November 19, 2010 in print edition on A8
There is nothing more important to a major university than high quality faculty members.
Family tragedy
The alcohol-related death of a Kansas University student was not the only tragedy endured by his family.
November 19, 2010 in print edition on A8
It seemed almost a footnote to a court filing in a wrongful death case being pursued by the family of Jason Wren.