Parker Stewart, 2, poses in her Jayhawk sweatshirt while watching a Kansas University football game at her house in Lawrence. She is the daughter of Casey and Jessica Stewart.
Republican presidential hopeful Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks at a campaign event Friday on the aircraft carrier Yorktown in Mount Pleasant, S.C.
Mark Mason flicks sand from the edges around the face of Barack Obama at the Mount Rushmore-style sand sculpture beside The Palace at Broadway at the Beach on Friday in Myrtle Beach, S.C. The sand sculpture features the heads of Barack Obama, John Edwards and Hillary Clinton all on one side. A debate is slated for Monday night at The Palace.
A child is evacuated by a policeman from a battle with gunmen during a shootout Thursday in Tijuana, Mexico. Soldiers, state and local police were sent in to help control the three-hour confrontation that began when federal agents tried to raid a house, authorities said.
Sharon Kay Hendrix Chang
Margarita Antonia Estrada
Former world chess champion Bobby Fischer is pictured in this Aug. 10, 1971, photo at an unknown location in the US. Fischer, the reclusive chess genius who became a Cold War hero by dethroning the Soviet world champion in 1972 and later renounced his American citizenship, died Thursday.
Sheldon Moss and Mina Kabeya
Shannon and Rich Malloy
Brett Hartford and Renee Lanpher
Jared Ebel and Susan Luth
Chelsea Goodell and Tim Hibbard
Kaitlyn Diane Kelly and Mark Andrew King
Megan and Paul Bost
Matthew Haug and Laurelin Evanhoe
Keri and Phillip Rodriquez
Jason Raine participates in the Goofy Golf Competition at Del Monte Pet Products in Lawrence. Looking on at the Oct. 31 event are, from left, Kim Johnson, Arland Pavlicek and Cam Caldwell. The contest was part of the company's United Way employee campaign.
Jake Kenyon, left, and Ben Wahl direct traffic during the Health Care Access Clinic's Holiday Homes Tour. The fundraiser was Dec. 2.
Jan McCullough oversees the arts and crafts sale conducted at Plymouth Congregational Church as part of the Health Care Access Clinic's Holiday Homes Tour. McCullough served as a committee member for the tour. The fundraiser was Dec. 2.
Eudora students collect change during the fifth annual Weigh In for United Way competition Oct. 25. From left are David Pierce; Jordan Ballock; Deborah Becker, Eudora Division chairwoman for the United Way campaign; Lucas Becker; Connor Hartpence and Logan Hartpence.
Lisa Patrick's home was featured in the Health Care Access Clinic's Holiday Homes Tour on Dec. 2. Her Christmas tree had a Dr. Seuss theme.
Students from Baldwin and Eudora high schools are recognized for donations during the recent United Way of Douglas County campaign. From left are Ted and Peach Madl, Baldwin Division co-chairs for the campaign; Tess Lyons, Student Council president at Baldwin High; and Logan Hartpence, Connor Hartpence, Paul Walrod and Chelsea Carnagie, representing Eudora High School. Baldwin City won the Weigh In for United Way trophy for raising $1,018, and Eudora collected $672. They were recognized during halftime of the schools' football game Oct. 25.
Rachel Seymour, left, and Samira Naji are ready to greet guests at the home of Andrea Partee during the Holiday Homes Tour, a benefit for Health Care Access Clinic. The event was Dec. 2.
Employees at Del Monte Pet Products in Lawrence, from left, Sarah Ray, Kerry Bowman and Steve Chambers helped organize the Goofy Golf Competition during the company's United Way campaign. The event was Oct. 31.