The KU Jewish community is stressing the importance of understanding after a Jewish tradition caused concern on an airplane. The Jewish prayer tradition involves equipment that was confused for a bomb.
An city audit has brought up the suggestion of using more automated trash trucks in an effort to save money. An idea has also been proposed that would call for residents to be charged based on how much trash they threw away.
The Jayhawks are looking to repeat last year's victory against the Cyclones on the road Saturday. Kansas will also look to contain Craig Brackins, who exploded for 42 points against the Jayhawks last season.
Police officers and ambulance crews were called to the 2500 block of Redbud Lane Thursday afternoon by a woman reporting that her son was acting suicidal. The man confronted police with a sword, and was subdued with a Taser.
Expect mostly cloudy skies, with the chance for a slight break in the clouds, and highs in the middle to upper 40s. Winds begin light, then increase from the southeast at 10-25 mph, with stronger gusts.