Officers from the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals unearth animal remains Saturday in the backyard of Sharon McDonough’s Selden, N.Y. home. Authorities are trying to determine whether any of the 20 dead dogs found buried in her backyard might have been pets stolen from neighbors.
A vendor adjusts a display with TV sets broadcasting Russian President Dmitry Medvedev’s address to the nation at a Moscow shop on Thursday. In his speech, Medvedev suggested condensing the number of time zones across the 5,500-mile wide country from 11 to four.
Burrell Mohler Sr. is escorted from the courtroom at Lafayette Hall in Lexington, Mo., following his first appearance on charges of child sexual abuse on Thursday.
A model wears a “Big Headbox” hat creation by British designer David Shilling during a high tea fashion show Thursday in Beijing. The show is the first time the renowned hat designer has showcased his works in Beijing.
Chicago quarterback Jay Cutler sits on the ground after almost being sacked. Cutler threw five interceptions Thursday, includng one in the end zone on Chicago’s final drive. The 49ers topped the Bears, 10-6, Thursday in San Francisco.
U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts meets with new Kansas University Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little in his Washington office. Molly Haase, Roberts’ spokesman, submitted the picture.
Customers use ATMs at a Bank of America branch office in Boston in this Oct. 16 file photo. The Federal Reserve has issued a new rule that will prohibit banks from charging overdraft fees on ATM and debit card transactions unless a customer allows it. The new rule will take effect July 1.
Students camp Thursday for tonight’s game in a newly expanded area in Allen Fieldhouse. The money to help build such expansions comes from an increase in donations to Kansas University Athletics, which are up significantly.
Kansas University freshman Thomas Robinson answers questions at a news conference on Thursday in Allen Fieldhouse. The power forward said one day, he’d like to be remembered on the same wall as Darnell Jackson and Mario Chalmers, pictured behind him.
Tammy Yergey has found her dog Tinker after eight months, by the way of a good samaritan who found the dog and helped reunite them after searching through lost dog ads.
Lawrence High senior Shelby Miller, center, gathers with her father Doug, left, and mother Kay shortly before signing with Kansas State for a rowing scholarship on Thursday at the LHS library.
Breanna Haller, a senior at Kansas University who is majoring in art, will display her fused glass pieces at the annual Holiday Bazaar, set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Lawrence Community Building, 115 W. 11th St.