Elden Tefft, Kansas University professor emeritus of art, positions his hands like those of his sculpture, “Moses,” for his son Kim Tefft, left, and members of the University Women’s Club history group. The group completed its seventh annual series this spring hearing Professor Tefft describe his sculptures at KU. Sandra Wiechert, Lawrence, submitted the picture.
Detroit pitcher Armando Galarraga (58) covers first base as Cleveland’s Jason Donald, right, runs to the base and umpire Jim Joyce looks on. Joyce called Donald safe, costing Galarraga his bid for a perfect game with two outs in the ninth on Wednesday in Detroit.
Los Angeles’ Torii Hunter (48) celebrates his home run with teammate Mike Napoli in the seventh inning. The Angels beat the Royals, 7-2, Wednesday in Kansas City, Mo.
Warren Buffett, Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, testifies Wednesday before the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission in New York.
People walk through the Northshore Mall near an AT&T kiosk in this Oct. 29, 2009, file photo in Peabody, Mass. AT&T Inc. will stop letting new customers sign up for its unlimited Internet data plan for smart phones and iPads, hoping to ease congestion on its network by charging the people who use the most data more.
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A sinkhole covers a street intersection Wednesday in downtown Guatemala City. Authorities blamed heavy rains caused by tropical storm Agatha as the cause of the crater that swallowed a three-story building but now say they will be conducting further studies to determine the cause. In April 2007, another giant sinkhole in the same area killed 3 people.
Although the beach at Pensacola, Fla., is now pristine, oil from BP’s Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico may come ashore on the Florida panhandle in the next few days.
The Lawrence City Band plays Wednesday at the South Park William Kelly bandstand as children keep time with their own performance.
Carter Herron, 5, center, and his father Erik Herron, Lawrence, center left, join other participants in the Red Dog’s Dog Days community workout program Wednesday near Kansas University’s Robinson Center. Lawrence is preparing for the second “World’s Largest Community Workout” on Tuesday, and the city’s efforts are being emulated in Topeka, which is planning a similar event July 15.