Carrie and Guy Neighbors
A trash bin fire at the east end of the Lawrence Riverfront Mall
was one of three arsonist strikes in Lawrence early Tuesday. Guests
at the new Marriott Hotel were summoned to the lobby during the
blaze as Lawrence firefighters responded to the fire shortly after
Pete Krsnich hits a shot during the Kansas Junior Golf Association
Team Sectionals on Tuesday at Eagle Bend.
Baltimore's Cal Ripken Jr., center, accepts congratulations after
hitting a solo home run in the third inning of Tuesday night's
All-Star game in Seattle. The 40-year-old Ripken became the oldest
player to hit a home run in an All-Star game.
Dr. Jeff Kamil, vice-president of medical policy and quality with
Blue Cross of California, comments during a news conference on his
company's plans to pay bonuses to doctors based on patient
satisfaction. The press conference was Tuesday in Los Angeles
A United States Marine talks with an FBI investigator in front of
the damaged U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, in this Aug.
15, 1998, file photo. Khalfan Khamis Mohamed, 27, of Tanzania, was
sentenced Tuesday to life in prison for his role in the bombing.
Lawrence bus system workers will vote in August to decide whether
to join the Amalgamated Transit Union. Quentin Grandstaff, right, a
driver for MV Transportation, is helping spearhead the union drive.
Grandstaff took a break Tuesday afternoon with fellow driver
Richard Weeks, left, near Ninth and Massachusetts streets.
Concertgoers pack Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for a
concert featuring Uncle Kracker, shown, Saliva and Sum 41. The
concert was taped for a series airing on MTV this summer called
"Live at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame." The series debuts
Allison Mundy, Stillwell, tries to cool down her Arabian horse,
"Comarah," in the scorching heat at the Douglas County 4-H
Fairgrounds. Mundy and other area horsemen were competing Tuesday
to qualify for the Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson in September.
Laurie Martin-Frydman, right, and her brother Patrick Martin
celebrate a score by the Astros. After witnessing the team lose
many close games during the regular season, the victory was a
breath of fresh air for the Astros.
Hawks baserunner Travis Sanders safely slides into second base,
beating Falcon Nathan Padia's tag. The 12-under teams battled in
the first round of the postseason tournament as temperatures neared
100 degrees last week on the diamonds at the 4-H Fairgrounds.
Sulin Sehorn comforts her son, Austin Sehorn, after a close loss
Nats right fielder Cody Russell launches the ball into the sky. As
the sun sets and the lights flicker on, the Douglas County 4-H
Fairgrounds baseball diamonds transform into a slice of Americana.
Despite enterinG the Douglas County Amateur Baseball Association
10-under tournament with the worst record, the Astros
nothing-to-lose attitude gave them a renewed sense of enthusiasm.
Tim Thompson roots for the Stallions during the final inning of a
game for third place at Youth Sports Inc. fields. The Stallions
beat the Cobras and claimed third place in the DCABA 12-under
More than 300 runners brave the humidity Tuesday while participating in an evening run on the hill at Kansas University during an annual session of Red Dog Days.