Palestinians are silhouetted Wednesday in front of a mosque, devastated in Israel’s latest incursion into Gaza, in Beit Lahiya, northern Gaza Strip. Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad says his cash-strapped government will donate $600 million to help residents of the Gaza Strip rebuild homes shattered in Israel’s offensive.
A horse and buggy take an Amish family home Wednesday in Mayfield, Ky. Hundreds of thousands of people in Kentucky have been without electricity since a killer storm hit more than a week ago, and some spots may not get power back for weeks. But Kentucky’s Amish have been living that way all their lives.
KU Coach Bonnie Henrickson tries to pump up the Jayhawks in the last minutes of the game.
KU's Danielle McCray tries to make a move on Colorado's Kelly Jo Mullaney during the Jayhawks' matchup with CU on Feb. 4, 2009.
Lawrence High School basketball player Dorian Green, left, congratulates Clifton Sims, right, after Sims signed a college football letter of intent with Coffeyville Community College. Six Lawrence High School football players signed college letter of intent Wednesday at LHS. Two of the six will attend Coffeyville Community College.
Chebon Dawes, seated at left, gets a hug and a kiss from his cousin Hanah Watan, holding her 9-month-old daughter Cayden, left and his sister Chelsea Anglin, in back. Dawes was one of six Lawrence High School football players who signed college letter of intent Wednesday at LHS.
Channing Hunter, second from right, twin sister of Chucky Hunter, second from left, leans in to get a photograph with her brother after Hunter and eight other Free State High School football players signed college letter of intent Wednesday at FSHS.
Michael Pomes, who is running for a seat on the Lawrence school board, sets up his table as candidates for City Commission and the school board gathered Wednesday for a casual meet-and-greet event with voters at Free State High School, 4700 Overland Drive.
State Reps. Kevin Yoder, R-Overland Park, left, and Bill Feuerborn, D-Garnett, debate a budget bill Wednesday in the Kansas House of Representatives.