"Um, why don't you stay over there," Haley Harrington, a KU sophomore, seems to be saying to the Free Hugs guy spotted on campus Tuesday.
Sully, 5, an Australian Shepherd from Sturbridge, Mass., visits students Tuesday on the Tufts University Campus in Medford, Mass. Sully and three other dogs visited the campus in an effort to help students reduce their stress during final exam period.
A sow polar bear rests with her cubs on pack ice in the Beaufort Sea in northern Alaska in this undated file photo. If the world dramatically changes its steadily increasing emissions of greenhouse gases, global warming can be slowed enough to prevent a total loss of critical summer sea ice for the polar bears, according to a new study in the journal Nature released Wednesday.
A mariachi band greets the UTEP football team as it arrives Wednesday at the Sheraton Hotel in Albuquerque, N.M. UTEP will face BYU Saturday in the season’s first bowl game, the New Mexico Bowl.
A salt truck from the Lawrence Public Works Department passes the News Center, 645 New Hampshire, as it heads out to treat Lawrence street Dec. 15, 2010. A line of freezing drizzle moved through during rush hour causing dozens of accidents.
Lawrence Douglas County Fire and Medical work the scene of a two vehicle accident west of Lawrence on US Highway 40 about 6:45 p.m. Wednesday. One person was transported after being extracted from truck.
From left, KU students Matt Branham, freshman, Sam Holloway, sophomore, and Emma Brink, junior, photograph ceramics work in the art and design building on KU campus on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010.
Friends Barbara Randel, left, and Marge Rocker, both of Lawrence, have a laugh as they partner up for a dance Wednesday at the Eagle’s Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St.