A group of pro-government supporters take to the streets following Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's speech, today in the Imbaba neighborhood of Cairo, Egypt. After Mubarak announced Tuesday he would not run for a new term in September elections but rejected protesters' demands he step down immediately and leave the country, clashes erupted between protesters and government supporters in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria and gunshots were heard, according to footage by Al-Jazeera television.
Lawrence resident Pete Haack took this photo Tuesday. "While I was content to stay indoors during the blizzard this afternoon, my dog Farley did need to head outside to brave the elements, if ever so briefly. It didn't take long, though, for him to be covered in blowing snow and ready to come back in."
Kansas Adjutant General Lee Tafanelli and Gov. Sam Brownback on Tuesday survey weather reports from the State Emergency Operations Center in Topeka.
The U.S. National Weather Service is predicting 9-13 inches of snow for Douglas County by Wednesday.
This water beetle of the genus cetiocyon is one species discovered by Kansas University assistant professor and researcher Andrew Short in Suriname.
KU assistant professor Andrew Short sifts through water beetle specimens he collected in Suriname.