Texas A&M’s Tanisha Smith (22) drives past Prairie View’s Gaati Werema. A&M routed Prairie View, 89-48, Monday in College Station, Texas.
Georgia tailback Washaun Ealey (24) runs past Texas A&M defenders. Ealey ran for 78 yards in the Bulldogs’ 44-20 Independence Bowl victory against Texas A&M on Monday in Shreveport, La.
Rick Hird, right, vice president of the Douglas County Bar Association, and Brandy Sutton, left, law partner of William Pendleton, present Pendleton with a plaque for his 50-plus years of service to the Douglas County Bar Association and to commemorate his retirement. The plaque was presented at the bar association’s annual Christmas party. Jon King, Lawrence, submitted the picture.
The comic book world of Iron Fist is depicted here in an image provided by comic book giant Marvel Entertainment Inc. The Walt Disney Co. will complete its $4.3 billion purchase of Marvel on Thursday and will add a new lineup of superheroes to its empire of characters.
Antibiotics given to healthy animals to help them grow, such as these piglets in Frankenstein, Mo., are creating strains of drug-resistant infections, scientists say.
Lawrence resident Carol Hurst gets to work shoveling the walkway to her house Monday on Tennessee Street. Hurst, like many other Lawrencians, spent the day clearing, digging and tossing away the snow.
Lawrence resident Carrie Mayhew digs her car out on Monday as it was snowed in by city street crews outside her house in Old West Lawrence.
Kelly Jones, right, and others with the Douglas County Senior Services' Safe Seniors Walkway program volunteer to help Lawrence residents who cannot shovel their sidewalks after snowstorms. As Jones was working in the 1300 block of East 19th Street, neighbor Jerry Elliott, left, came to help.
The weekend's snowfall makes things difficult for some, but kids such as Arly Fahy, 5, made the most of the weather on Monday.