Archive for Thursday, October 14, 2010

Also from October 14

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. Kansas State The day in photos, October 14, 2010
Podcasts
Polls
Will KU football win another game this year?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
73%
Yes
 
26%
Total 2461
Will you vote for the $18 million library expansion proposal?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
59%
Yes
 
35%
I don’t know
 
5%
Total 1715
Do you think Biggs should be able to run this add at the taxpayer's expense during the month before elections?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
82%
Yes
 
17%
I don’t know
 
0%
Total 141
Do you think Kris Kobach is correct in saying the final section of the add makes this add political and should be paid for by Biggs?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
79%
No
 
20%
I don’t know
 
0%
Total 208
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
It's chili season and that means breaking out the slow cooker or soup pot and getting to work on some hardy stew. Here, we have grandma's slow cooker vegetarian chili on the left and four-bean chili with chipotle cream on the right. Chili weather: It’s not freezing outside, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy some savory stew
October 12, 2010
OK, so the weather outside isn’t exceptionally cold. Mild is more the word. That’s fine. Why? Because you don’t need to be chilly to eat chili.
6:00 a.m.
In an effort to reduce the number of impaired drivers on the roads after the game, state troopers will be conducting a RAVE, or Roving Aggressive Violation Enforcement. Kansas Highway Patrol plans stepped up enforcement after KU-K-State game on Thursday
October 13, 2010 in print edition on 1A
You can expect increased traffic on the Kansas Turnpike on Thursday as the Kansas Jayhawks prepare to take on the Kansas State Wildcats.
10:00 a.m.
Rylie Musik, Desmond Jackson, Ashley Halstead and Christopher Bush were all charged in court Wednesday for their involvement in a Monday morning shooting. Topeka residents charged in Monday morning shooting, attempted robbery
October 13, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Douglas County prosecutors Wednesday alleged two Topeka women tried to distract two Lawrence residents as a co-conspirator tried to rob the men.
2:00 p.m.
The Kenneth Spencer Research Library, right, sits quietly among the trees as compared with Fraser Hall, which dominates the campus skyline. KU planning to add School of Public Health to medical center campus
October 13, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Kansas University officials are planning for a new School of Public Health that could be in place at KU Medical Center as early as next fall. Plans for the school have been presented to the Kansas Board of Regents for consideration, and could come before the full board for approval by December.
5:30 p.m.
In this Nov. 19, 2005, file photo, Kansas State coach Bill Snyder waits with his team to take to the field before a game against Missouri in Manhattan. Purple people leader: Even in Jayhawk country, Bill Snyder garners respect
October 14, 2010
Call him a rival, call him old, call him a thorn in the side of Kansas University football. But don’t even think about disrespecting Kansas State coach Bill Snyder. Around here, that doesn’t fly — not even with Jayhawks.

All stories

People in the news
October 14, 2010 in print edition on B7
People in the news for October 14, 2010.
Study shows brain treats fresh romance as pain killer, addictive drug
October 14, 2010 in print edition on C8
Sometimes love does feel like it should.
Whale of a trip: Humpback makes record migration
October 14, 2010 in print edition on C8
It wasn’t love. It could have been adventure. Or maybe she just got lost.
Earthquake rattles Oklahoma
Temblor felt in 5 states, including southern Kansas
October 14, 2010 in print edition on B8
One of the strongest earthquakes recorded in Oklahoma rattled parts of five states Wednesday and left two people with minor injuries.
Pump patrol
October 14, 2010 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.64 at several stations.