In this Sunday, June 3, 2007 picture, Fergie and Josh Duhamel arrive at the MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles, Calif. Fergie's manager William Derella said by e-mail that the singer-actress, whose real name is Stacy Ferguson, and the 36-year-old actor were married Saturday, Jan. 10, 2008 at the Church Estates Vineyards in Malibu.
Clint Eastwood, director and star of "Gran Torino," arrives at the ninth annual AFI Awards for motion picture and television programs of 2008, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles, Friday, Jan. 9, 2009.
Kirstie Alley poses backstage at the Hollywood Film Festival 11th Annual Hollywood Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Monday, Oct. 22, 2007. "After lengthy negotiations, regretfully the Jenny Craig Company and I did not come to an agreement to continue as their spokesperson," Alley said in a statement posted on People Magazine's Web site Tuesday Feb. 19, 2008.
Philadelphia Eagles tight end Brent Celek (87) catches a pass for a touchdown as New York Giants' James Butler, right, approaches during the fourth quarter of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the New York Giants on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2009, at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.
Florida quarterback Tim Tebow leaves a practice facility after the team's workout in Boca Raton, Fla., Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009. Oklahoma will play Florida in the BCS Championship NCAA football game on Thursday, Jan. 8.
Julia Pitner, a 1981 Lawrence High School graduate and 1991 Kansas University graduate, is head of projects for the nonprofit Internews Network in the West Bank. She is helping coordinate an effort to get solar-powered radios that can be hand-cranked to help Palestinians in Gaza get news and humanitarian information during the current conflict with Israel.
Church music director Rosi Kaufman, left, and Eric Johnson of Quimby Pipe Organs in Warrensburg, began the tuning process of a 1869 E. & G.G. Hook organ on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2008, at the Rainbow Mennonite Church in Kansas City, Kan.
From left, Cathey Parsons and Suzie Craig, both of Lawrence, celebrate a “40 Years of Friendship Luncheon” with Mary Ann Corbin, Kissee Mills, Mo., and Betty Jackman, Baldwin City, at Paisano’s. The four have been friends since the 1967-8 school year when Cathey Parsons, then “Miss Van Reekum,” had Jay Craig and Diane Wells Baker, the children of Suzie and Mary Ann Corbin, in kindergarten at Kennedy School. Betty Jackman submitted the picture.
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Cousins Ameer “Me Me” Dowdell, 2, and Mahaya Grace, 2, cozy up to each other. Ameer’s parents are Kwam and Hagar Dowdell, and Mahaya’s are Kris Woods and Jimmy Strahle, all of Lawrence. They are the great-grandchildren of Theola Taylor, Lawrence, who submitted the picture.
Sonic Youth serves as inspiration for “Noise,” a collection of short fiction inspired by the veteran New York act.
Do you recognize this 5-1/8-inch silver piece made by Paul Revere? It's a tongue depressor with a fiddle-coffin handle. It auctioned in 2008 at Skinner in Boston for $14,100. Could that be a record price for a tongue depressor?