Videos for March 2, 2009

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Police want more officers to carry Tasers

The Lawrence Police Department would like to expand their deployment of Taser guns.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Monday, March 2 weather at 10 p.m.

The forecast for Tuesday, March 3 calls for a high of 46 and a low of 20.

Published on March 2, 2009

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KU student catches 'mystery shopper' scam

A KU student recently became suspicious of an email asking him to become a mystery shopper to evaluate Wal-Mart.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Survivors of rape recount long journey of healing

Dozens of women are sexually assaulted every year in Lawrence.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Obama presents Sebelius for HHS

It was "goodbye Kansas" and "hello Washington" for Kathleen Sebelius on Monday.

Published on March 2, 2009

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KU provost expected to leave for Oregon

Kansas University Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Richard Lariviere will leave KU to become the president of the University of Oregon, according to a KU news release Monday.

Published on March 2, 2009

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County’s chief judge likely to request judge pro tem

Douglas County’s chief judge says he will likely have to go back to county commissioners to request funding for a judge pro tem in 2010. In its budget recommendation, the Kansas Supreme Court had included the county’s request for a magistrate judge to help handle the county’s caseload.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Superintendent search cut to three

After interviewing six candidates for superintendent of Lawrence public schools, the Lawrence school board cut the field in half.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Self: KU had best half since UNC game

According to Kansas head coach Bill Self, KU's game against Missouri at Allen Fieldhouse featured perhaps the best half of basketball the Jayhawks have played since they faced North Carolina in the 2008 NCAA Tournament.

Published on March 2, 2009

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6Sports Top Six

Here are the top 6 plays from around the area during the past week.

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Kidcast: Kassidie Womack

The record high is 81 degrees, while the record low is zero.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Tonganoxie boys rally past Atchison

After a first half filled with uncharacteristically wild shots, erratic passes and bad turnovers, an eight-point halftime deficit at home turned into a rout late as the Tonganoxie High boys basketball team rallied for a 62-43 victory against Atchison in a first-round sub-state matchup Monday night.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Basehor boys destroy Royal Valley

The Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team handled the Royal Valley Panthers easily, winning 82-32.

Published on March 2, 2009

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McCray named Big 12 player of the week

Kansas women's basketball guard/forward Danielle McCray was named Big 12 player of the week, the Big 12 announced Monday.

Published on March 2, 2009

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High school spring sports begin

High schools across the state of Kansas were given the go-ahead to start spring workouts on Monday.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Breaking down the selection

KU Prof. Burdett Loomis discusses the selection of Gov. Kathleen Sebelius as Secretary of Health and Human Services on PBS's "Newshour."

Published on March 2, 2009

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for March 2. 2009

Temperatures remain cool once again for the evening. Expect partly cloudy skies and a 9 PM temperatures of 25 degrees. Our wind will remain light out of the east between 5-10 mph.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Commuter Forecast for March 2, 2009

Mainly smooth sailing for commuters during rush hour. There may be periodic delays along I-70 near 110th street for overhead sign work, but most areas should be free of construction through the main part of rush hour.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Sebelius announced as Health and Human Services designee

Pres. Barack Obama makes the official announcement confirming Gov. Kathleen Sebelius as the Secretary of Health and Human Services designee.

Published on March 2, 2009

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for March 2, 2009

Another bitter cold start to the day will give way to more tolerable temperatures and plenty of sunshine. The high will be about 40 with east-southeast winds of 10-20 mph. The low will be 21 under mainly clear skies and a southeast wind around 10 mph.

Published on March 2, 2009

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Commuter forecast, March 1, 2008

This morning will bring a cold commute. Temperatures are about 20 degrees below average this morning. There could be a few slick spots today from ice melting and then re-freezing.

Published on March 2, 2009