Archive for Tuesday, April 3, 2012

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12:00 a.m.
Thomas Robinson, left, is consoled by Tyshawn Taylor, left and Kevin Young, background,after KU's loss to Kentucky in the championship game Monday, April 2, 2012. Heartbreaker in New Orleans
10:42 p.m., April 2, 2012 Updated 11:32 p.m.
The Kansas University Jayhawks couldn’t complete a comeback against a relentless University of Kentucky team, which beat KU, 67-59, winning the 2012 NCAA national basketball championship.
12:03 a.m.
Kansas head coach Bill Self smiles at Kentucky head coach John Calipari as the two sit for makeup before their joint CBS interview on Sunday, April 1, 2012 at the Superdome. It’s showtime: Jayhawks seek revenge in tonight’s title game
April 2, 2012
Kansas University’s basketball team does not like to lose. Period.
2:23 a.m.
Thomas Robinson, left, is consoled by Tyshawn Taylor, left and Kevin Young, background,after KU's loss to Kentucky in the championship game Monday, April 2, 2012. Not this time: KU falls to UK, but not without a fight
April 3, 2012
Thomas Robinson stood at the free-throw line closest to Kansas University’s basketball bench, bending over at the waist as tears streamed down his cheeks late Monday night in the Superdome. KU’s big, bruising junior forward needed assistance from teammates Tyshawn Taylor and Kevin Young, who consoled the 6-foot-10 future NBA lottery pick after the Jayhawks’ 67-59 loss to Kentucky in the NCAA title game.
6:00 a.m.
Thomas Robinson, left, is consoled by Tyshawn Taylor, left and Kevin Young, background,after KU's loss to Kentucky in the championship game Monday, April 2, 2012. Take-away: Jayhawks didn’t quit
April 3, 2012
When all that is forgotten, the memory that will endure has so little to do with basketball and so much to do with team bonding, relentless effort, embracing adversity as a challenge to be confronted, never making an excuse.
10:00 a.m.
Fans react while watching the closing seconds of the national championship game on the video board at Allen Fieldhouse Monday, April 2, 2012. Crimson and feeling blue
April 3, 2012
The banjo music should have been a clue.
2:00 p.m.
During a February town hall meeting in Lawrence, about a half dozen people wore shirts that supported having the developmental disability population carved out of KanCare, the state's managed care system for Medicaid. Statehouse Live: Democrats say ‘carve out’ issue on developmentally disabled and KanCare won’t go away
11:04 a.m., April 2, 2012 Updated 1:44 p.m.
Brownback wants to contract with private insurance companies to handle the state’s $2.9 billion Medicaid program that covers health care for the poor, elderly and disabled.
7:17 p.m.
Rhys Fife, left, and Cecilia Divine-Devictor play outside the Lawrence Community Nursery School, the second-oldest nursery school cooperative in the country and one of Lawrence’s many co-ops. Community embraces co-ops
April 2, 2012
Lawrence Community Nursery School sits at the corner of Seventh and Alabama. The preschool, affectionately called the Little Red School House, is a staple in the neighborhood and the community. But it’s more than that. It’s the second-oldest cooperative preschool in the nation.

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