Archive for Friday, August 12, 2011

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Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, August 12, 2011
Polls
Should the amount of loans a student receives in college be tied to their potential earnings after graduation based on their major?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
63%
Yes
 
36%
Total 780
What did you do with your 401k during this week's volatile market?

Poll results

Response Percent
I did nothing and let it ride
 
58%
I don’t have a 401k
 
32%
I moved my money to more conservative funds
 
6%
I moved my money to more aggressive funds
 
2%
Total 332
Videos

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Sound decision
The best way for Kansas University to move beyond the embarrassing athletic ticket scandal is to make sure it could never happen again.
August 12, 2011 in print edition on A7
Kansas University leaders made a fiscally sound decision last week not to file a civil lawsuit against those convicted in a $2 million athletic ticket scheme.