Videos for November 19, 2009

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Thursday, November 19 weather at 10 p.m.

The forecast for Friday, November 20 calls for a high of 57 and a low of 34.

Published on November 19, 2009

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Morris twins shine in KU's rout of Central Arkansas

KU piled it on Thursday night against Central Arkansas, in part thanks to solid contributions from sophomore forwards Marcus and Markieff Morris.

Published on November 19, 2009

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Sixth graders win Chiefs tickets

Some area sixth graders received a nice surprise Thursday during an assembly: Tickets to a Kansas City Chiefs football game.

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Second KTA bridge blast goes off without a hitch

A KU student pushed the button that demolished a portion of the Kansas Turnpike bridge.

Published on November 19, 2009

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Mangino insists he did not act inappropriately

Mark Mangino attended his weekly radio show, attempting to debunk rumors of inappropriate behavior.

Published on November 19, 2009

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Mangino denies validity of former player allegations

Kansas University football coach Mark Mangino responded Thursday to allegations that he has made a habit of verbally abusing players during his eight-year tenure in Lawrence.

Published on November 19, 2009

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Ken Starr takes stage at KU

The independent counsel whose investigation led to the impeachment of former president Bill Clinton spoke at KU Thursday.

Published on November 19, 2009

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KU students reject university's proposed new alcohol policy

A panel of Kansas University students has rejected a proposed policy change that would have allowed senior housing staff to enter rooms upon suspicion of a housing violation.

Published on November 19, 2009

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Tate becomes new Arts Center leader

There's a new face leading the Lawrence Arts Center.

Published on November 19, 2009

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Lawrence man charged in hit-and-run accident that killed bicyclist

Charges were filed Thursday against a Lawrence man accused in an Oct. 16 hit-and-run accident that resulted in the death of a bicyclist.

Published on November 19, 2009

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Blast technician discusses bridge explosion

Patrick Carney, owner of Chicago Explosive Services, the firm hired to blast the original turnpike bridges, was on hand Thursday when a portion the bridges was taken down.

Published on November 19, 2009

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for Nov. 19, 2009

Winds will become calm tonight, under clear skies, allowing lows to get cold once again, into the lower 30s. The sunshine and middle 50s continue for Friday.

Published on November 19, 2009

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North Lawrence traffic delayed during bridge blast

Traffic on US-59 in North Lawrence was backed up temporarily while the second section of the Kansas River bridge was blasted.

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KU student pushes detonation trigger

KU junior Jessica Sadler pushes the button that detonates the explosives rigged to two sections of the Kansas Turnpike bridge.

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Slow-motion capture of turnpike blast

Two views of Thursday morning's demolition of a section of the Kansas River bridge, one at full speed and the other slowed down.

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Second section of turnpike bridge blasted

The Kansas Turnpike detonated a second section of the old bridge over the Kansas River on Thursday morning. The first section was blasted on Sunday.

Published on November 19, 2009

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for Nov. 19, 2009

Today will be much warmer with lots of sunshine by the afternoon hours, after the morning fog clears off. Highs should reach the middle 50s

Published on November 19, 2009

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Commuter Forecast for November 19, 2009

Today's forecast calls for dense fog across Douglas County, so allow for some extra travel time. Routine road work could cost you a few minutes.

Published on November 19, 2009

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GameDay Cram Session: Central Arkansas

KUSports.com online editor Jesse Newell and Journal-World sports editor Tom Keegan take a look at what to expect from the Kansas men's basketball team's matchup against Central Arkansas.

Published on November 19, 2009