New Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre tosses a pass during practice Tuesday in Eden Prairie, Minn.
Two former Lawrence residents and LHS alumni of the class of 1965, Father Bob Flannery of Carbondale, Ill., left, and Lutheran Pastor Bill Moorhead of Omaha, Neb., right, are seen before the recent installation ceremony of the new Catholic Archbishop of Omaha, George J. Lucas, center. Moorhead is pastor of Pacific Hills Lutheran Church, and Flannery served on the leadership team of the Illinois Conference of Churches with Lucas before the new archbishop’s appointment in Nebraska. Moorhead submitted the picture.
Incoming Kansas university basketball players Xavier Henry, left, and older brother C.J. Henry.
One of the dogs captured after the weekend mauling is now in the Madison Oglethorpe Animal Shelter in Danielsville, Ga.
A gathering on health care reform brought out people from all sides of the issue Tuesday afternoon at the corner of Ninth and Kentucky streets. Chris Warholic, center, a third-year resident in family medicine at Kansas University Medical Center, took time to share his view.
A Baldwin City crew grabs a chunk of log with a beehive in it from a damaged tree Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2009.
Tony Schwager, of the family-owned Anthony’s Beehive company between Baldwin City and Lawrence, helps remove a beehive from a fallen tree limb Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2009.
Jamaica’s Usain Bolt poses beside the indicating board after setting a new Men’s 100m World Record in the men’s final at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin on Sunday. Bolt’s feats have experts wondering whether he is approaching the limit of human speed.
Former Detroit running back Barry Sanders acknowledges the crowd as he enters Ford Field in this 2007 file photo. The Lions were celebrating the 10th anniversary of Sanders’ 2,053-yard rushing season at halftime of a 25-20 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs.
Kansas City catcher John Buck, right, tags out Chicago’s Carlos Quentin at home as he tries to score on a fly out by Alexei Ramirez during the fifth inning. The Royals beat the White Sox, 5-4, Tuesday in Chicago.
Inmates harvest potatoes at Southeastern Correctional Institution in Lancaster, Ohio, in this Aug. 4 photo. Some overtaxed food banks and underfunded governments are turning to prisoners for free labor to feed the hungry.
Indonesian girls hold traditional ‘ondel-ondel’ masks Tuesday during a parade celebrating the 64th anniversary of the country’s independence from Dutch colonial rule in Jakarta, Indonesia.