This empty ossuary, or limestone burial box for bones, has an
inscription in Aramaic reading "James, son of Joseph, brother of
Jesus." Scholars are debating the authenticity of the inscription.
Scaffolding and construction equipment line Lower Wacker Drive
along the Chicago River. After a $200 million renovation project,
both upper and lower levels of the storied roadway are scheduled to
Cipriano Cornelio Bruno leaves the Casa del Migrante, or Migrant's
House, in search of work in Tijuana, Mexico. Bruno, who was
recently deported from the United States, is staying at the shelter
while he decides what to do next. Today, Bush administration
officials will visit Mexico for two days of discussions that will
include the long-running dispute over migrant workers and the
status of undocumented Mexicans in the United States.
A few priests and nuns attend Mass inside the nearly empty Church
of the Nativity in Bethlehem. Israel says it has closed off Manger
Square to prevent a standoff similar to that of last spring, when
Palestinian gunmen holed up inside the Church of the Nativity for
Jenna Bush, left, and her twin sister, Barbara, daughters of
President Bush, applaud as their mother, Laura, speaks at the
Republican National Convention in Philadelphia in this July 31,
2000, file photo. The sisters turn 21 today.
A crop duster flies over a crowd during a memorial dedication for
three airmen who lost their lives when their B-25 crashed near
Sharon in Barber County during a training exercise in 1951.
Trumpeter Mark Watts plays taps during a memorial dedication near
the site of a 1951 B-25 crash in which three men died. The ceremony
was on Veterans Day near Sharon.
Family members of Air Force Cadet Maurice Castle Jr. walk over the
site near Sharon, where Castle lost his life when his B-25 bomber
crashed during a training exercise in 1951. A memorial was
dedicated near the site Nov. 11.
Physician Dennis Spratt talks with Mary Kowalewski at his office in
Ottawa. Spratt mentors Kansas University medical students through
the Kansas Rural Preceptor Program, which will be featured in a
documentary at 9 p.m. Tuesday on KTWU, Sunflower Broadband Channel
Marching to the music of the Lawrence Woodwind Quintet, Cordley
School second-graders, from left, Jessie Rust, Jason Graham and
Drue Lewis, mime their own instrumental performances. The quintet
provided an assembly for the students earlier this month that
featured performances and discussions about the musicians'
Kansas State's Kendra Wecker, center, dives as Penn State's Tanisha
Wright, left, falls to floor and Penn State's Jess Strom attempts
to grab the ball. K-State beat Penn State, 88-66, in the
championship game of the Preseason WNIT on Sunday in Manhattan.
Houston's Steve Francis, left, tries to keep Los Angeles Clippers'
forward Elton Brand (42) from making a shot in the second half of
Sunday's game. The Clippers won 90-89.
Green Bay coach Mike Sherman, right, and Tampa Bay's Warren Sapp
argue. Sherman confronted Sapp after the Buccaneers defeated the
Packers, 21-7, Sunday in Tampa, Fla.
Houston's Jonathan Wells (32) celebrates with teammate Billy Miller
after scoring a touchdown against the New York Giants. The Texans
defeated the Giants, 16-14, on Sunday in Houston.
Firefighters work to extinguish a burning car near the Ohio State
University campus. Crowds celebrating Ohio State's football victory
against Michigan set fires and damaged cars early Sunday.
Seattle's Shaun Alexander runs 46 yards for a touchdown. The
Seahawks held off the Chiefs, 39-32, on Sunday in Seattle.
Kansas guard Aquanita Burras, right, tangles with a UTEP player for
a possession. The Jayhawks opened the season with a 63-60 victory
over the Miners on Sunday in Allen Fieldhouse.