Contractor Tom Bigge uses heavy equipment to lift chunks of concrete into a waiting dump truck on Aug. 20 as the St. Ann Catholic Church comes down in Zurich.
UCLA's Ricky Marvray (10) celebrates with Cory Harkey after scoring a touchdown Saturday in Austin, Texas.
A sadhu, or Hindu holy man, prays Saturday after a dip in the River Ganges in Allahabad, India. Allahabad, at the confluence of the Rivers Ganges and Yamuna, is one of Hinduism’s holiest cities.
Eric Deggans, St. Petersburg Times media critic pictured Thursday, maintains a blog entitled “The Feed” on the newspaper’s website. Whenever he blogs about race, “about 20 percent of the comments will be straight-up racist,” Deggans said. “Another 20 percent are questionable.”
Audrey Hughes and Dylan Perry, both of Lawrence, celebrated their 17th birthdays together with a party attended by about 100 of their friends this summer. Cheryl Tye Hughes, Lawrence, submitted the photo.
Kansas University kick returner D.J. Beshears (20) is cheered on by the student section as he breaks free for a 96-yard touchdown return in this 2010 file photo. Beshears is listed as a preseason third-team All-Big 12 selection by analyst Phil Steele.
Kansas fans Riley Hull, left, and Courtney Bartel, both of Norwich, Kan. show their game faces for a photo of themselves during the second half Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010 at Kivisto Field.
Logan Lebeau, 3, Lawrence, sits on Tom Spottedhorse's shoulders for one of the best seats for the 63rd annual Kansas University Band Day parade Saturday, September 25, 2010 in downtown Lawrence.
Petting some of her 57 alpacas, Claudia Hey enjoys her herd Saturday as part of National Alpaca Day. Hey’s farm, which is outside of Baldwin City, offers socks and sweaters woven from the fiber of the animals.
From left, Wayne Simien, Harold Patterson and Charlie Gruber pose during induction ceremonies into the KU Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday.
Lawrence resident Jeff Joseph was one of many who dropped off old prescription drugs at the Douglas County Fairgrounds on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, for Take-Back Day.
A member of the Lawrence High cross country team (no. 1956) cools down after competing in the Jayhawk Invitational held Saturday at Rim Rock Farm.