Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer, left, and Gov. Sam Brownback with his wife Mary at his side, celebrate winning in Tuesday's mid-term election during a GOP Clean Sweep party Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010 in Topeka.
Lawrence Library director Bruce Flanders, left, gets a victory high-five from his daughter Kelly Flanders Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, as the library bond issue vote was winning.
House Republican leader John Boehner of Ohio celebrates the GOP’s victory Tuesday that changes the balance of power in Congress and will likely elevate him to speaker of the House during an election night gathering hosted by the National Republican Congressional Committee at the Grand Hyatt hotel in Washington.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of California waits to speak to supporters at an election night party Tuesday in Washington.
A group of International visitors watch Kids Voting at Hillcrest Elementary School on Tuesday Nov 2, 2010.
Michael Machell, left, Alice Ann Johnston and Don Johnston look at early return numbers on the library vote Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010 at the Douglas County Courthouse.
BP PLC Chief Executive Bob Dudley
Kansas forward Marcus Morris chases down a loose ball after stripping it from Washburn forward De'Andre Washington in the first half of the exhibition game, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse. Washburn's Virgil Philistin was called for an intentional foul on the ensuing drive to the bucket for wrapping up Morris.
Kansas forward Thomas Robinson puts a shot off the glass over Washburn forward Logan Stutz (14) in the first half of the exhibition game, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse.
On a quarterback keeper in the first quarter, Veritas junior Nick Bennett breaks free on a touchdown run. Veritas routed Flint Hills Christian, 52-6, Tuesday at the Eagles Nest.
Kansas forward Thomas Robinson fights for a rebound with Washburn defenders Logan Stutz (14) and De'Andre Washington (2) in the second half of the exhibition game, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas forward Mario Little pulls a rebound away from Washburn defenders Bobby Chipman (20), Nate Daniels (33) and Logan Stutz, right, in the second half of the exhibition game, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas freshman Josh Selby and senior Conner Teahan rise out of their seats as they watch the action in the second half of the exhibition game, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse.
Winter squash come in all shapes and sizes from cute pie pumpkins to the exotic turbans and carnival acorn squash. Each has a unique flavor and texture as different as its appearance.
French President Nicolas Sarkozy, left, and Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron exchange documents during the signing of a treaty at an Anglo-French summit Tuesday at Lancaster House in London. Britain and France vowed to work hand-in-glove as their leaders ushered in an unprecedented era of defense cooperation by agreeing to create a joint force and share nuclear test facilities.
Anti-terrorism police escort a mail bomb suspect, not named by police, to a public prosecutor’s office in Athens on Tuesday. Eight embassies in Athens were the intended targets of mail bomb attacks Monday and Tuesday.
Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez, right, waves to journalists Tuesday as Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos looks on after a welcoming ceremony at Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela.