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Brownback looking to change tax structure Gov. Sam Brownback is eager to find ways to change the state’s tax structure, particularly reducing the state income tax. Kansas Department of Revenue Secretary Nick Jordan, who has been asked to come up with recommendations, says, “It’s all on the table.” Page 3A NATION

No benefits for military gay couples Marriages of gay service members will not be recognized by the military because the 1996 federal Defense of Marriage Act defines marriage for federal program purposes as a legal union between a man and a woman, the Pentagon said. That means housing allowances and base transfers will not take into account gay service members’ spouses. Page 7A

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Release of details benefits similar case By Shaun Hittle sdhittle@ljworld.com

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INTERNATIONAL STUDENT EVALUATOR JON K. MURPHY, RIGHT, works with Sasha Givotovsky, 11, left, and his sister Nina, 13, with some English as a Second Language screening tests Tuesday at the Lawrence school district’s Welcome and Enrollment Center.

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fter living in Connecticut, working in New York and adopting children from Russia, Laura Kirk is feeling right at home as she signs up her kids for classes this fall in Lawrence. Thank you, Welcome and Enrollment Center. “They’ve been fantastic,” said Kirk, an actress, director and producer who just moved to Lawrence last month, after having grown up herself in nearby Lecompton. “They obviously have a process here that works really well.” Kirk’s kids, Nina and Sasha Givotovsky, are among more than 200 students new to the Lawrence school district who already have visited the center to enroll for the 2011-12 year.

Dozens more are on the way. With classes set to begin Aug. 17, district administrators plan to be plenty busy during the coming weeks at the center, entering its second year of providing consolidated enrollment services. The center, at 110 McDonald Drive, aims to provide a smooth, easy-to-understand system for students and families as they enter the district: one place to fill out forms, provide immunization records, take assessment tests and pay fees. One place to get things done. “It’s like one-stop shopping,” said Rick Gammill, the district’s director for special operations, safety and transportation, who

Time to enroll Any students entering the Lawrence school district for the first time, or after a break of at least one year, must enroll at the district’s Welcome and Enrollment Center. How: Make an appointment by calling 330-1921. When: The center is open from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays throughout the school year, but be aware: Slots fill up fast as the start of school approaches Aug. 17. “If you have a third- through 12th-grader, plan on an hour,” says Kim Young, who runs the center. For K-2, figure 20 to 30 minutes. Some evening appointments also are available. Where: Southeast corner of the district’s headquarters complex, 110 McDonald Drive. What to bring: Student’s birth certificate, immunization record, proof of residency in the district (such as a recent utility bill that includes a parent’s or guardian’s name and address). “We do not accept a driver’s license,” Young says. Children ages 5-9 who are entering a Kansas school for the first time also must have documentation of a health physical. And don’t forget the kids: They’ll need to complete enrollment screening. Fees: Fee payments also are due, and can be paid in cash, by check or using a credit card. Overall enrollment fees are unchanged from last year.

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Traffic calming devices not at top of city’s roadwork priorities list By Chad Lawhorn clawhorn@ljworld.com

Traffic Safety Commissioner Jim Woods knows better than most how emotional residents can get when it comes to motorists speeding through their neighborhoods. T h e c i t y a dv i s o r y b o a rd h e serves on is the front line for battles about everything from traffic circles, speed humps and other devices meant to “calm” traffic and reduce the likelihood that pedestri-

an versus vehicle accidents will occur. Usually the arguments involve some common elements: children, pedestrians, oftentimes a school and always lead-footed drivers. “Neighborhoods are always wanting things to slow down traffic,” Woods said. And oftentimes they get it. Well, they get it approved anyway. The Traffic Safety Commission — and ultimately the Lawrence City Commission — have approved 18 traffic

calming projects since early 2004. But as neighbors are learning, getting a project approved and getting it built are two different things. “A lot of times,” Woods said, “we’ll tell them that we’ll approve what they want, but then we will tell them we don’t know when it will get done. It might be a year, or it might be five years. Then their faces get kind of long.” Please see TRAFFIC, page 2A

Several police agencies on the East Coast had been frustrated for years, unable to catch a serial rapist wanted in four states. Just like the suspected serial rapist in the Lawrence and Manhattan areas, an unknown assailant had sexually assaulted numerous women, but had eluded authorities for more than a decade. But last March, authorities in Connecticut finally caught up with Aaron Thomas, suspected of being the “East Coast Rapist.” Police have connected Thomas to at least a dozen sexual assaults since 1997 in four states: Virginia, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Maryland. A law enforcement task force relied on an unlikely tool to catch Thomas: an intensive media campaign. While police had DNA, a physical description and other specific details about the rapist, the case languished. In 2010, the task force began looking for new ideas to aid their efforts, said Detective John Kelly of the Fairfax County Police in Virginia. The first step was releasing more information to the public. Kelly and the task force began working more closely with media outlets, taking reporters to the scenes of the crimes and releasing information that often is not shared in ongoing investigations. “We gave them full access to the case,” Kelly said. Police hoped that one of the details released would encourage someone with information to come Please see RAPIST, page 2A

CASE FACTS What’s known about the serial rapist in Lawrence and Manhattan: ● Sometimes a knife or gun is used during the attacks. ● At least the first five crimes in Manhattan occurred in second-floor apartments. ● Victims’ ages ranged from late teens to late 20s. ● Some victims were college students. ● The first three crimes occurred at the same apartment complex in Manhattan. ● All crimes occurred during some sort of college break. ● All of the crimes — except one — occurred between the hours of 2 a.m. and 5 a.m. ● One incident involved two victims. ● No information has been provided by police about any forensic evidence left at crime scenes. ● The last known connected assault occurred in Lawrence in November 2008.

Blue-green algae causes unsafe conditions at Perry Lake By Shaun Hittle sdhittle@ljworld.com

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Ken Wade, operations project manager with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City district, has spent the week warning the public about high levels of blue-green algae at Perry Lake. Wade and other officials have put up posters, sent press releases and even went on Facebook reminding people about the unsafe water conditions at the lake. After testing last week by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, the two swimming beaches at the lake — the Perry Park Corps of Engineers Swim Beach and

the Perry State Park Beach — have been closed. The Rock Creek Arm and the Old Town Public Use Area are also under a warning issued by the KDHE. Under the warning, visitors to these sections of the lake: ● Shouldn’t drink the water and should avoid wading, swimming or other activities where the body comes into contact with the water. ● Should clean fish well and eat only the fillet. The rest should be discarded. ● Keep pets from having contact with the water or from drinking it. Dogs seem particularly sensitive to blue-green algae and could even die from it.

When high levels of blue-green toxins are swallowed, come in contact with the skin or airborne droplets are inhaled, people can have intestinal, respiratory or skin irritation problems. In animals, symptoms include lethargy, vomiting, diarrhea, convulsions, difficulty breathing and general weakness. The KDHE noted that while two swimming beaches are closed, the park’s marinas and businesses around the lakeside remain open. Other recreational activities, such as camping, are still available at the lake. Also, the drinking water and shower facilities at the lake are safe and not affected by the algae.

Wade said the algae situation has caused decreased attendance at the lake this weekend. The KDHE will test the water again today, he said, because weather conditions can affect the bluegreen algae levels. Blue-green algae levels occasionally spike, aided by hot weather and low winds. In addition, less water is being released from the lake because of flooding concerns, which creates the “ideal situation for the bluegreen algae,” Wade said. — Reporter Shaun Hittle can be reached at 832-7173. — Reporter Christine Metz contributed to this report.


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microsurfacing to the area. Speed humps on Carmel Drive near 18th Street in west Lawrence also will be done as the road receives a new microsurface. David Woosley, the city’s traffic engineer, said that’s the city current plan of attack to address the backlog of projects. When the city has a construction crew already in the area for a major maintenance project, it will try to complete the traffic calming project as well. “But if traffic calming is the only work that would be under way in the area, that is what we have a real hard time funding right now,” Woosley said.

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Playing ‘catch-up’ Five years have come and gone for several of the projects. The city’s top-ranked traffic calming project, a plan for five traffic-calming circles for the University Place neighborhood north and west of 19th and Louisiana streets, was approved in June 2004 after neighbors fought hard for the project. It remains uncompleted. In fact, of the top-f ive ranked projects — the city scores them based on speeds, crashes and other factors — four of them have been on the list for five or more years. Two of them, the University Place project and one on East 13th Street, have had some work done, but none of them has been completed. Mayor Aron Cromwell said there is a pretty simple reason: If forced to choose, the majority of residents would rather have their streets smoother than slower. That’s not to say that the city still doesn’t hear from neighbors urging more traffic calming devices. But they hear from a lot of resident urging fewer potholes. “We haven’t decided to make those traffic calming projects a priority yet,” Cromwell said. “One of the big reasons is because we have been playing catch-up for the last couple of years on just routine street maintenance. In past years, we didn’t do some of that maintenance when we needed to, and now we feel like we have to play catch-up. “We need to put every dime we can into that effort.” Understanding neighbors But here’s something as surprising as motorists obeying a yellow light in Lawrence: Neighbors seem to be understanding. “I really haven’t heard any complaints at all about it,” said Gwen Klingenberg, president of the Lawrence Association of Neighborhoods, and also a resident of a neighborhood that has an uncompleted traffic calming project. “The city is trying. They are doing it slowly, but we understand that.” The city is doing some work on the projects. Of the 18 projects on the list, two are expected to be completed by the end of the summer. In North Lawrence, work to add speed humps on North Ninth Street between Walnut and Locust streets was done while crews were doing

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oversees the center. “We try to provide a resource so that parents don’t have to enroll three different students in three different schools. Instead, they go to one place.” In opening the center last year, district officials aimed to create a “revenue-neutral” operation designed to boost services for parents, ease administrative pressures at individual schools, and — perhaps most of all — make things easier for kids as they enter new schools for the first time. “The principals, all they have to do is worry about welcoming the students,” said Vanessa Sanburn, a member of the Lawrence school board who approved creation of the

Funding it all The city doesn’t have an official cost estimate for completing all of the projects on the list. But Woosley said most traffic calming projects are tens of thousands of dollars, not hundreds of thousands. “If we had $30,000 to $50,000 a year for a few years, we could come up with a plan to get through the list,” Woosley said. Another way to get a traffic calming project done is to pay for it yourself. Kansas University recently won approval for several new traffic calming devices near campus by agreeing to provide the $60,000 in funding. The project expected to be completed before KU’s fall semester begins will build two speed cushions near West Campus and Stratford roads and two more near 11th Street and West Campus Road. So far, neighborhoods haven’t started to band together to offer the city funding for their projects. Woods doesn’t expect that to happen, and he also said he can understand how it has been difficult for the city to provide funding for the projects too. But he said the Traffic Safety Commission still gets requests for traffic calming projects, and it can be a little frustrating to deal with them. “I’ll be listening to parents talk about a project that is needed by a school, and I know that a lot of them won’t see this project built until their kids are out school,” Woods said. City commissioners are set to complete their 2012 budget deliberations in 2012. So far, there has been no serious discussion of providing funding for the backlog of traff ic calming projects. — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at Twitter.com/clawhorn_ljw.

center. “When the students come to the school for the first time, it’s really focused on the kids. And that sets up a good start for the experience that the children have at that school.” At the center last week, Kirk applauded the professionalism and support she’d already received: paperwork provided ahead of time so that she could turn it in upon arrival; clear explanations of expectations and services; and helpful insights about academics and sports and activities and everything else available in the district so that Nina and Sasha can get excited about all the opportunities they have to look forward to. Welcome, indeed. “They’re ready,” Kirk said. “They’ll meet the challenge.” — Schools reporter Mark Fagan can be reached at 832-7188. Follow him at Twitter.com/MarkFaganLJW.

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Revenues short of ed board request By John Milburn Associated Press Writer

TOPEKA — Kansas policymakers are expected to learn in the coming days just how well they did at cutting government spending and collecting revenue in the last fiscal year. Preliminary numbers from legislative staff suggest the figure could have as much as $175 million in the bank as Kansas enters fiscal year 2012. That’s a far cry from where the state was just six months ago when Gov. Sam Brownback and the Republican-controlled Legislature was staring at a deficit that approached $500 million. Brownback and legislators trimmed spending by close to $800 million in the state’s overall $14 billion budget from the previous year, including reducing funds for public schools by $232 per student. The cuts made dent in the extra money legislators had agreed to spend on public education in response to a 2006 Kansas Supreme Court ruling that the state’s system for funding schools was out of whack and needed fixed. Now, with revenues improving, the State Board of Education is asking that those funds be restored. But members know that’s a tall order given the atmosphere in the Statehouse firmly in

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forward, Kelly said. Maybe a neighbor would recognize the police sketch of the suspect, or someone would remember a co-worker with the rapist’s characteristic chipped tooth. A website, eastcoastrapist.com, also helped spread the word, detailing the case details, providing contact information for tips and offering a $25,000 reward. In less than 48 hours of going online, the site received more than 54,000 visits. “The response was tremendous,” Kelly said. In cooperation with the FBI, a highway billboard provided motorists driving from Virginia to Rhode Island with a police sketch of the rapist and directed them to the website for more information. The media campaign paid off. Aided by a tip from an acquaintance who’d seen the extensive coverage of the case, police arrested Thomas in New Haven, Conn. In police custody, Thomas

the austere mode. “We can recommend until the cows come home and advocate for funding the law, but it’s not going to happen,” she said. “We can take this moral position, but they’re not going to listen to us anyway,” said board member Sue Storm, a former legislator from Overland Park. Brownback has said he wants to lower taxes in Kansas to encourage business growth, suggesting cuts in the income tax rates to spur growth. “To grow the state longterm we need a fundamentally new tax code that rewards investment and makes us more competitive globally for entrepreneurs and capital. That’s how we’ll grow and keep jobs for generations to come,” he said recently. There have been recent employment gains with announcement of a new candy factory, information technology and wind energy companies coming to Kansas, bringing more than 1,000 direct and indirect jobs. Revenue Secretary Nick Jordan, a former state senator, will be leading a study committee looking at tax reform ahead of the 2012 legislative session. Legislators had proposals of their own this past session to eliminate the corporate income tax, which generates an average of close to

$200 million annually. Some state board members said asking for a smaller amount equal to inflation, or about $85 million, was more realistic and would improve relations with legislators. “The reality is that our economy is in recession,” said Walt Chappell of Wichita. “If we send over another budget that says fund the law, it’s going to be dead on arrival.” Kansas spends roughly half of its budget on K-12 schools, more than $3.1 billion in the current fiscal year out of $6 billion in state general tax revenues. However, declining state revenues caused by the Great Recession forced legislators to trim education spending to make ends meet. Federal stimulus dollars allowed the state to reduce the state’s share of school spending in fiscal year 2010 and 2011, freeing close to $200 million that was able to go to other government programs. Those federal funds expired on June 30, meaning legislators and Brownback had the choice of either raising new revenues to replace the federal money or cut school spending. The decision was to cut the base perstudent rate by $232 per pupil, going from $4,012 to $3,780. Other programs, such as $35,000 to support teaching agriculture in the classroom, also went by the wayside.

spoke of the increasing pressure he felt from the media scrutiny and police marketing campaign. Using a media campaign to catch fugitives has also been successful in generating tips that have lead to the capture of 40 fugitives wanted by the FBI, said Lindsay Godwin, agency spokeswoman. “This has worked for us,” said Godwin. The FBI has utilized digital billboards, Facebook and Twitter to help spread the word about a fugitive. Godwin said that such a campaign led to the recent capture of James “Whitey” Bulger, who’d been wanted on murder and organized crime charges for 16 years. Those intense media campaign tactics differ sharply from those employed by authorities trying to catch the northeast Kansas serial rapist. Lawrence and Riley County Police have released few details about the basics of each sexual assault connected to the local serial rapist. When contacted for this article, representatives from both the Lawrence and the Riley County Police said they

could not release any other details about the case or comment on investigative tactics. In addition, the Attorney General’s Office, which is coordinating the investigation, has declined the Journal-World’s repeated interview requests. Lucy Caldwell, spokeswoman for the Fairfax, Va., County Police, cautioned that decisions about what information to release to the public and the media should be made on a case-by-case basis, and authorities must be careful not to jeopardize future prosecution efforts. The basics of the East Coast Rapist and the local serial rapist are similar — more than a dozen rapes over several years in multiple locations. But police can’t necessarily use the same marketing tactics her department used to catch the East Coast Rapist, said Caldwell, who reserved comment on the tactics or strategy of police in Kansas. “Every case is so individual,” Caldwell said. — Reporter Shaun Hittle can be reached at 832-7173.

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Killing of adviser another blow to leader Gunmen strapped with explosives killed a close adviser to President Hamid Karzai and a member of parliament Sunday in another insurgent strike against the Afghan leader’s inner circle. Jan Mohammed Khan was an adviser to Karzai on tribal issues and was close to the president, a fellow Pashtun. His killing, which the Taliban claimed responsibility for, came less than a week after the assassination of Ahmed Wali Karzai, the president’s half brother and one of the most powerful men in southern Afghanistan. Two men wearing suicide bomb vests and armed with guns attacked Khan’s home in the western Kabul district of Karti Char, said Defense Ministry official Gen. Zahir Wardak. Khan, who was governor of the Pashtun-dominated Uruzgan province in the south from 2002 until March 2006, was shot along with Uruzgan lawmaker Mohammed Ashim Watanwal, the official said.

Brownback wants to change tax structure By Scott Rothschild srothschild@ljworld.com

TOPEKA — Gov. Sam Brownback says he wants to change the state’s tax system, and he has tasked Kansas Department of Revenue Secretary Nick Jordan to come up with some recommendations. “The bottom line is, how do we grow the economy?” Jordan said. Asked what he is looking at, Jordan said, “It’s all on the table.” So far, Jordan has formed a group that has met a couple of times. The group includes Richard Cram, head of policy

and research at the Revenue Department; Steve Stotts, director of taxation; the leaders of the House and Senate tax commitBrownback tees; and various state agency heads, according to revenue public information officer Jeannine Koranda. More people will be pulled into the discussion as talks continue, Jordan said. Jordan said he hopes to present several tax-change options to

Brownback this fall, which would give the governor time to have a plan ready for the 2012 legislative session that starts in January. Brownback, a Republican, is champing at the bit, mentioning several times the need for changing the state structure, specifically to reduce the state income tax. Brownback also has noted in speeches that Kansas is losing population to states such as Texas, which has no state income tax. But several tax studies note that Kansas’ income tax is the most progressive portion of its tax structure. During the last legislative ses-

sion, House Republicans passed a plan to make permanent reductions in income taxes when state revenues grow. But critics of the plan in the Senate said it would have crippled needed services that have already been hurt by recent budget cuts. Meanwhile, Democrats, who are in the minority in the House and Senate, have argued for fairer taxes by closing sales tax exemptions. But attempts to shut down these exemptions have failed to gain any traction. — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 785-423-0668.

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Egypt’s prime minister named 12 new Cabinet members Sunday in a reshuffle under pressure from protesters demanding a purge of remnants of the former regime, state television reported. A lawyer for Hosni Mubarak, meanwhile, said the ousted president had suffered a stroke and was in a coma — a claim that was quickly denied by Mubarak’s lead doctor. The former president is set to face trial in about two weeks on charges he ordered the killings of protesters during the 18-day uprising that ousted him on Feb. 11. A conviction could carry the death penalty and activists suspect his lawyer may be using health problems as a ruse to sway public opinion and perhaps even win amnesty. State TV dubbed the new government lineup the “Revolution Cabinet.” Most of the ministers were relative newcomers, clearly a way to avoid further criticism by the protesters.

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Obama honors Mandela on birthday eve In honor of Nelson Mandela’s 93rd birthday today, President Barack Obama is calling the South African leader “a beacon for the global community, and for all who work for democracy, justice and reconciliation.” In a statement issued Sunday, Obama congratulated Mandela for devoting his life to public service and a legacy that exemplifies what Obama calls “wisdom, strength and grace.” Obama’s wife, Michelle, and daughters Sasha and Malia met Mandela last month during a trip to Africa that focused on service, youth leadership, education and healthy living. The president said their time with Mandela was “the most moving” part of their trip. In 2009, the U.S. and 192 other U.N. member states created Nelson Mandela International Day to honor the African leader through acts of community service. 4 | NEW YORK CITY

Pres. candidate: Banning mosques OK Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain said Sunday that communities have a right to ban Islamic mosques. Appearing on “Fox News Sunday,” the former Godfather’s Pizza CEO said protests and legal challenges to a planned mosque in a Tennessee city are an example of local residents pushing back. Cain said his view doesn’t amount to religious discrimination because he says Muslims are trying to inject Shariah law into the U.S. Shariah is a set of core principles that most Muslims recognize and a series of rulings from religious scholars. It covers many areas of life and different sects have different versions and interpretations of the code. Asked if his view could lead any community to stand up in opposition to a proposed mosque, Cain replied, “They could say that.” He pointed to opposition to the planned mosque in Murfreesboro, Tenn., as an example.

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ALAN GLEUE, A PHYSICS TEACHER AT LAWRENCE HIGH SCHOOL, DOES RESEARCH on measuring lights and their lumen output and power consumption. Gleue is participating in Research Experiences for Teachers, funded through National Science Foundation Grant. It centers on research being conducted with Kansas University’s Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis and Transportation Research Institute.

Studies translated into lesson plans High School. “This is going to make it a lot easier. After 10 years of teaching, I think this is going to take my teaching to the next level.”

By Christine Metz cmetz@ljworld.com

Scott Sharp and Drew Ising are spending their summers inside a first-floor laboratory at Kansas University’s Learned Hall as they study ways to profitably turn algae into biofuels. What makes the duo unique isn’t their research — that’s a question being explored around the world. It’s the fact that Sharp and Ising are high school science teachers — not Ph.D candidates or tenured professors — who are looking for ways to translate the research they are doing at KU

into lesson plans for their classrooms. “Schools of education tell you, you must do research with your students. But our preparatory schools for teaching have no research experience. So you are trying to teach something you have never done,” said Sharp, who teaches AP biology, Kansas natural history and biotech engineering at De Soto

Research experience Sharp and Ising, who teaches biology and environmental science at Junction City High School, are among seven high school science teachers and one community college professor who are spending six weeks at KU as part of the Research Experiences for Teachers program. Please see RESEARCH, page 5A

Rice Foundation continues legacy of ‘bettering community’ By Chris Hong chong@ljworld.com

Raymond Rice left a lasting legacy on the Lawrence and Douglas County community. He helped found Douglas County Bank. He preserved part of the Baldwin Woods, a section of virgin forest in Baldwin City, purchasing the land to prevent a development project. When City Hall relocated from the Watkins Building, 1047 Mass., Rice used his legal acumen to secure the site for the Douglas County Historical Society . Today, 37 years after his death, he is still contributing to the community through the Ethel and Raymond F. Rice Foundation, which has donated more than $14 million to charitable organizations. Rice formed the foundation after

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his wife, Ethel, died in 1972 to extend his philanthropic interests past his lifetime. “His parents were always interested in bettering the community in which they lived, and Mr. Rice carried on that tradition, as did Mrs. Rice,” said James Paddock, an original trustee and president of the Rice Foundation. Paddock said the foundation focuses on donating to organizations that assist the Douglas Coun-

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ty community. Last year, the foundation donated $586,000 to 27 local g roups, including Lawrence Humane Society, Lawrence Memorial Hospital and Douglas County Historical Society. Steve Nowak, director of the historical society, said the foundation donated $15,000 to the historical society last year. The donations are used to prepare materials for exhibition. “It’s a tremendous benefit for us,” Nowak said. “It allows us to do the type of work we need to develop material as an educational tool.” The foundation funds 14 scholarships for law students at Kansas University. The scholarships, established in 1979, are awarded to Kansas residents with promising academic and leadership abilities. Alyssa Boone, a scholarship recipient from Wichita, said the burden of paying off student loans would have

limited what she could do during and after school. “It let’s you pursue anything you want,” Boone said. The Rice Foundation also provides scholarships at Baker University, Kansas State University and Oberlin College, the Ohio school where Rice received his undergraduate degree. Rice, who was born in Cortland, Ohio, moved to Lawrence in 1907 to attend the KU law school and established a law practice in town after graduation. He remained actively involved with KU, teaching at the law school for 13 years a n d s u p p o r t i n g a c ad e m i c a n d s p o r t s p ro g ra m s . I n 19 7 3, h e received the KU Distinguished Service Citation. He married Ethel, of Salina, in 1965. — Reporter Chris Hong may be reached at 832-6354.

Kansas University Hospital, KU Medical Center and KU Physicians are preparing to begin negotiations on a new affiliation agreement, a process that hospital and university leaders say should go much more smoothly than the last time. The groups’ first affiliation discussions became bitter and contentious at times over issues such as how other hospitals in Kansas City would be able to use the “KU Cancer Center” brand. KU Hospital provides clinical services and patient care and is affiliated with KU Medical Center, which provides research and education for physicians, nurses and allied health professionals. KU Physicians is the group of doctors that practice at KU Hospital and belong to the KUMC faculty. After the groups’ last negotiations in late 2007, the parties had agreed on a number of issues. For example, they agreed that the amount of money paid by the hospital to KUMC and KU Physicians would increase from $31 million per year to $46 million per year. The parties have some time before the current agreement expires on Sept. 30, 2012. The sides will likely begin meeting later this year, said Bob Page, CEO of KU Hospital. Hospital leaders, fresh off a newly minted merger with the Kansas City Cancer Center, haven’t had much time yet to devote to thinking about what kinds of issues might arise in the new negotiations. “It’s a good question,” Page said. “I don’t know yet.” He said that given the existing good relationship between KUMC and the hospital, he didn’t expect discussions to be contentious this time around. Barbara Atkinson, executive vice chancellor of KUMC, agreed. “We’ve worked with this partnership, and as you can see, we’ve made huge progress,” she said. “We now have a track record of really working together, which didn’t exist before.” — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at Twitter.com/LJW_KU.

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MARRIAGE LICENSES ISSUED Keith Cameron Bryant, 37, Lawrence, and Pauline Francia Martin, 34, Lawrence. Brian Gene Gisick, 32, Lawrence, and Jessica Lynne Clark, 26, Lawrence. Brett Thomas Sury, 24, Charlotte, N.C., and Catherine Suzanne White, 24, Salina. David Rollin Metsker, 28, Lawrence, and Erin Beth Miller, 23, Lawrence. Adam Howard Dubinsky, 32, Lawrence, and Erin O’Malley Stewart, 27, Lawrence. Mark Joseph Taylor II, 26, Lawrence, and Sara Elizabeth Natividad, 24, Lawrence. Matthew Alan Stiles, 23, Lawrence, and Emily Kathryn Thomas, 23, Lawrence. Cody David Babcock, 26, Lawrence, and Kylee Dawn Tibbits, 24, Lawrence. Clayton Lloyd Wilson, 23 Lawrence, and Dominique Nicole Crain, 25, Lawrence. Alexander Mirandy Schoemann, 30, Guilford, Conn., and Stephanie Catherine Wallio, 32, Lawrence. Thomas Hoyt Denney, 30, Lawrence, and Rachel Marie Scherzer, 27, Overland Park. Andrew Kent Woodworth, 21, Olathe, and Loryn Alyse Walrod, 21, Eudora. Ralph Sherman Bauer, 63, Lawrence, and Cathy Shaffia Louise Laue, 60, Lawrence. Adam Joel Linker, 25, Fort Worth, Texas, and Lindsay Kay O’Bryon, 26, Fort Worth, Texas. Robert Christopher Sharp, 23, Victoria, Texas, and Alyssa Renee Wright, 23, Lawrence. Matthew Craig Berner, 26, Mission, and Amanda Ann Stebbins, 27, Mission. Dustin Dylan Walker, 29, Lawrence, and Kelly Ann Danaher, 29, Lawrence.

DIVORCES GRANTED Diane Yvonne BennettRobinson, 36, Lawrence, and Ryan Justin Robinson, 31, Lawrence. Lisa Kaye Cooper, 44, Lawrence, and Stuart Dane Cooper, 47, Topeka. Holly R. Barfield, 33, Topeka, and Leroy A. Barfield, 46, Lawrence. Adrianne Elizabeth Lehrman, 31, Olathe, and Matthew Adam Lehrman, 29, Lawrence. Heidi Lynn Adams, 37, Lawrence, and Jeremiah Clay Adams, 36, Overbrook. Mable Lee Riley, 62, Lawrence, and Dennis Riley, no birth date or city listed. Richard James Jump, 50, Eudora, and Shawnee Marie Jump, 42, Eudora.

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Agency: Douglas County Fair Contact: Margaret Kalb, 843-7058, ext. 115, or mkalb2@ksu.edu

There is no training requirement; all tasks will be explained by staff at the start of the position. For more details, contact Susan Buehler at 843-7469. ● Willow Domestic Violence Center is currently seeking applications for volunteers interested in working directly with survivors of domestic violence during daytime hours in the court setting. This position will allow volunteers to assist survivors in completing Protection from Abuse (PFA) and Protection from Stalking (PFS) orders; accompany survivors to both civil and criminal hearings; and support survivors throughout the court process. Douglas County Court Advocate Volunteers are required to attend a 40-hour training prior to their service with The Willow Domestic Violence Center; this training is provided in-house and is offered three times a year (during fall, summer and spring). If you would like more information about this opportunity, contact Becca Burns at 785-331-2034, ext. 112, or bburns@willowdv center.org.

Douglas County Fair is in need of volunteers for building supervision during the evenings of the fair. Volunteers are needed for the following shifts: Wednesday, Aug. 3, 8-10 p.m.; Thursday, Aug. 4, 8-10 p.m.; Friday, Aug. 5, 6-8 p.m. and 8-10 p.m.; and Saturday, Aug. 6, 4-6 p.m., 6-8 p.m. and 8-10 p.m. Contact Margaret Kalb at 843-7058, ext. 115, or mkalb2@ksu.edu to sign up.

Immediate needs ● Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence is seeking volunteers for the seventh annual Red Dog Run on Aug. 6 at Haskell Indian Nations University. Volunteers are needed to assist with race setup and take down, registration, water stations and to ensure runner safety on the courses. Volunteer shifts are 5-8 a.m. and 7-10 a.m. To volunteer, or for more information, contact Erika Zimmerman at 423-1864 or ezimmerman@sunflower. com. ● Theatre Lawrence is looking for volunteers to help answer the phones and perform administrative tasks in the theater box office during peak sales periods. Theatre Lawrence’s box office is open 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, so the ideal time for a volunteer would be noon-4 p.m.

— For more volunteer opportunities, contact Shannon Reid at the United Way’s Roger Hill Volunteer Center, at 785-865-5030 or volunteer@rhvc.org, or go to volunteerdouglascounty.org.

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BANKRUPTCIES Douglas County residents or businesses filing for bankruptcy protection recently in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the District of Kansas, according to court records: • James Roy Beiter and Sandy Lea Beiter, formerly known as Sandy Hinshaw, 3726 Hartford Ave., Lawrence. • Donavan Adolfh Kuck, 3601 Clinton Parkway, E201, Lawrence. • Anthony Allen Freeman and Dixie Marie Freeman, formerly known as Dixie Marie Ravgiala, 441 Eldridge St., Lawrence. • Matthew V Flaten, 5111 Congressional Circle, Apt. B2, Lawrence.

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B L U E R A P I D S — Several months ago, Colorado resident and Blue Rapids native George Callison received a phone call from Pat Osborne, a member of the Blue Rapids Historical Society. She told Callison about the Kansas Sampler Foundation’s project to identify the Eight Wonders of Kansas Geography and asked him for suggestions in the Blue Rapids area. It didn’t take long for Callison, a zoologist, paleontologist and geologist, to name his pick: the gigantic glaciers that formed the area’s landscape more than 1.5 billion years ago. Today, the town of 1,022 about 40 miles north of Manhattan has embraced its Ice Age heritage and is raising money to erect a monument designed by Callison that will celebrate the glaciers that formed the rivers and rocky landscape of the area and ultimately contributed to the state’s economy. A former resident has already earmarked $10,000 for the monument. An additional $40,000 is needed to complete the project. Callison, 71, who lives in Grand Junction, Colo., said Blue Rapids and northeast Kansas were ravaged twice by gigantic glaciers in the past several thousands of years. “As the last of the glaciers melted and retreated, it left a landscape denuded of vege-

tation but covered with boulders, gravel, sand and mud brought down 300 miles from the southern Minnesota area,” he explained in an email. “These boulders are the oldest rocks in Kansas. ... The gravel and sand form the basis for many aggregate mining companies, and the mud made wonderfully rich soils for productive farming. Meltwater from the glaciers carved the basic patterns for the local rivers.” Callison was a natural choice to design the Ice Age monument. He earned a bachelor’s degree in zoology from Kansas State University in 1962 and a master’s degree in zoology in 1965 and doctorate degree in zoology in 1969, both from Kansas University. He taught and conducted field research in vertebrate paleontology for 33 years and helped design nature parks and touring natural history exhibitions throughout the world for 12 years. His “Dinosaurs Alive and In Color” exhibition drew the most visitors for an exhibit at the Smithsonian. The 15-foot-high monument — which will be erected in Fountain Park in Blue Rapids’ public square — will focus on three concrete pylons that emerge from a circular concrete platform with exposed aggregate of sand and gravel. “It’s reminiscent of the front of glaciers,” Callison said, adding the monument also will include boulders that appear to be “eroding out

of the concrete platform.” Interpretative signs will be affixed to the pylons. Coolblue and white up-lighting will dramatize the monument’s appearance at night, and a sound playback system with a narrative and sound effects of the Ice Age will be available to visitors. Callison said the monument will require little maintenance and be durable enough to resist ordinary vandalism and skateboarders. “We hope to begin (construction) in July or August,” he said, adding a dedication ceremony is planned once the monument is completed. Mike Bailey, of Bailey Construction, is the contractor for the project, he said. Blue Rapids resident Phillip Osborne will oversee the project. The boulders — about 4 to 5 feet in diameter and weighing 160 pounds per cubic foot — will come from a pasture owned by Joe Warders. Callison said he hopes the monument will instill more pride in the community and “start a cascade of events that would be positive” for Blue Rapids. Pat Osborne said she hopes the monument, coupled with the Blue Rapids Museum, will attract more visitors to the small town. The museum, which is undergoing a $20,000 remodeling project, displays memorabilia unique to the area’s heritage. “I think it will help us keep at the forefront of the tourism business,” she said.

Bennington man uses encyclopedic knowledge to write books By Gary Demuth The Salina Journal

BENNINGTON — A voracious reader from childhood, Rod Beemer remembered the day in 1960 when he purchased an entire set of the Encyclopedia Britannica with his own money. It was a proud moment until his mother, a teacher, found out how much her 18year-old son had spent on the multivolume set — nearly $700. “My mom told me she could have bought the books for half the price,” he said. Beemer wanted to be a writer, so he considered the encyclopedias to be a good investment. Now, more than 50 years later, the longtime Bennington resident has used his encyclopedic knowledge to write and publish a number of books, ranging from short story collections to histories of collectible tractors to an epic historical nonfiction look at how extreme weather affected 19th century prairies and pioneers. His latest book project? General George Armstrong Custer. “It’ll deal with his entire career after the Civil War on the prairies and Plains,” said Beemer, 69. To research a chapter in his book, Beemer went to Oklahoma in 2009 and traced the route that Custer and his 7th Cavalry took from Fort Sill west to the Texas Panhandle in 1869 to fight the Southern Cheyenne and ultimately rescue two Kansas women who had been captured by the

Indian warriors. “I tried to follow his route 140 years after he left Fort Sill,” Beemer said. “I wanted to find out about his rescue of those women, who had been taken in 1868 at the Solomon River and at the Republican River.” Beemer was a guest speaker June 18 at the Little Big Horn Associates annual conference in Oklahoma City. His presentation, “Chasing Custer,” described Custer’s 1869 campaign, which Beemer said was a success despite his troops enduring hardships that included dying horses and depleted rations. “He was a fighter, and so many of the officers then were timid,” he said. “If they sent him in to fight, he would fight. He had tremendous mental facilities.” Beemer said his book is nearly finished and has publication interest, although no publishing date has yet been scheduled. Born and raised south of Abilene and a graduate of Chapman High School, Beemer knew he wanted to be a writer from an early age. After attending Ambassador College near Dallas, Beemer was hired in 1969 by a magazine called Plain Truth and moved to Los Angeles, where he wrote about the police and the highway patrol issues. After a year in California, Beemer, his wife, Dawn, and their infant son moved first to Springfield, Mo., and then Salina, where in the mid1970s Beemer started his own custom furniture and custom

wood product business, which he ran for 30 years. He and his wife had two more sons. Fifteen years ago, Beemer moved his family and business to Bennington, where he has lived ever since. In 1991, Beemer took a fiction-writing workshop through Salina Arts and Humanities given by Leonard Bishop, a New York-based novelist, scriptwriter and creative writing teacher. Bishop’s class led to the formation of a local writing group, Southwind Writers. The group was composed of seven of Beemer’s fellow classmates. Together, the group critiqued each others’ works and published three collections of short stories. They since have disbanded. At the same time, Beemer began to write about collectible tractors, collaborating with photographer Chet Peterson on eight vintage tractor books ranging from Ford to John Deere. “Collectible tractors was a real phenomenon at one time,” he said. In 1996, after picking up an historical pamphlet in a St. Louis bookstore that described one of the deadliest tornados to touch down on U.S. soil — a tornado that hit St. Louis in 1896 and killed nearly 250 people — Beemer had found the subject for his next book. “Books had been written about hurricanes or tornadoes, but nobody I know of ever put all of them together before,” he said.

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TOPEKA (AP) — Buoyed by spring victories in the Kansas Capital, anti-abortion groups are planning to push for more restrictive measures, including one that would ban abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected. A petition being circulated by Mark Gietzen, board chairman of the Kansas Coalition for Life, calls for Gov. Sam Brownback, an antiabortion Republican, to convene a special session this fall to consider the so-called “heartbeat bill.” The Wichita Eagle reported that another group plans to introduce a bill calling for a state constitutional amendment guaranteeing the rights of personhood to every human being from the beginning of biological development, including fertilization. The measures, which have been considered in other states but never passed into law, could spark a challenge to Roe v. Wade. The 1973 U.S. Supreme Court ruling upheld a woman’s right to an abortion until fetal viability. A fetus is usually considered viable at 22 to 24 weeks. Fetal heartbeats can be detected as early as six weeks. “It is the same as all of the other anti-reproductive rights legislation,” said Julie Burkhart, founder and director of Trust Women, which hopes to open a clinic offering first-trimester abortions and other women’s health services in Wichita in about a year. “It’s about denying access to pregnant women

Just because you have a governor that might sign it should it pass both bodies, there’s lots to be considered. Is it right for the long run? It’s going to be sued, so where are you going? You end up in the U.S. Supreme Court, where you’re still short a vote.” — Mary Kay Culp, executive director of the anti-abortion organization Kansans for Life, on anti-abortion groups’ push for more restrictive measures who are in need of reproductive health care. It’s a further step toward the re-criminalization of abortion services for women.” Even some factions of the anti-abortion movement said the measures go too far. “We want change to be lasting change, not try to throw the Hail Mary passes,” said Mary Kay Culp, executive director of the anti-abortion organization Kansans for Life, which has offices in Overland Park, Wichita and Topeka. The group urges incremental action, such as education and working to elect lawmakers who oppose abortion. “Just because you have a governor that might sign it should it pass both bodies, there’s lots to be considered,” she said. “Is it right for the long run? It’s going to be sued, so where are you going? You end up in the U.S. Supreme Court, where you’re still short a vote.” But Gietzen, who is pushing for the “heartbeat bill,” cited the numerous antiabortion measures that Brownback recently signed into law and said, “What else

can we do? We’ve got just about everything else covered.” Bills that have won passage set new licensing requirements for medical facilities that provide abortions; banned abortions after 21 weeks; required minors seeking an abortion to obtain the notarized written consent of both parents or a legal guardian; restricted private insurance coverage for abortions; and redirected federal family planning funds from Planned Parenthood to other health care agencies. The new licensing requirements and the stripping of federal funds from Planned Parenthood already are in the courts. Rep. Randy Garber, a Republican from Sabetha who is sponsoring the personhood legislation, isn’t sure how that vote will turn out. “Some strong pro-life people think it’s the wrong way to go,” he said. “I think it’ll be a very close vote.” He said that he tells critics, “This is why God put me in the Legislature. I really prayed about it.”

Missouri biofuels ethanol company wins $48.4M verdict CLAYTON, MO. (AP) — A suburban St. Louis biofuels ethanol company has won a $48.4 million judgment against a title company whose 2006 mistake caused it to bypass building a plant outside Wichita, Kan., and instead build one in Illinois. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that a jury returned the verdict this past week in St. Louis County Circuit Court, ending a trial that lasted about two weeks. The verdict was one of the largest ever in the county. Abengoa Bioenergy alleged in the suit filed in

2008 that Chicago Title Insurance Co. was supposed to notify property owners near the site of the proposed Colwich, Kan., plant so the company could acquire the proper zoning to build it. But Jim Dowd, an attorney for Abengoa, said the title company left seven property owners off the list. Property owners learned about the plant after zoning was granted and sued. Dowd said the company built a plant in Granite City, Ill., in 2010 but that the Kansas plant could have opened 15 months earlier,

The program, which is funded for three years through a $500,000 National Science Foundation grant, focuses specifically on biofuels and is centered on research being conducted with the Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis and the Transportation Research Institute. Partnering with a broad spectrum of KU scientists, the teachers are researching ways to maximize the growth of algae so it can be more affordable to convert to biofuels, how to extract oil from algae, how to turn oil into biofuels, what to do with the byproducts and how biofuels work in engines. “We are getting to have an authentic research experience,” Sharp said.

New lessons As other teachers are researching ways to create fuels and burn them, Lawrence High School physics teacher Alan Gleue is at the other end of the spectrum. He’s spent the summer studying ways to reduce energy consumption. With a device that measures energy usage, Gleue created lesson plans that will have students look at the difference in cost, energy use and carbon emissions for running a traditional incandescent light bulb, compact fluorescent bulb and LED light. “I think it could really hit home for them,” Gleue said of how he hopes his students will receive the lesson. He’s also collected household appliances for students to measure their energy usage, has a mini solar panel that can charge a cellphone and a radio that runs off a hand crank generator. “We have the opportunity to really think about and develop new lesson plans over the summer. And we have the time and we have the resources,” Gleue said.

would have been less expenEngaging students sive to build and more profGleue not only anticipates itable. He said the company eventually got the go-ahead for the Kansas plant and may still build there. Grant L. Davis, another attorney for Abengoa, said Chicago Title wouldn’t admit it had made a mistake. “All this time, and they haven’t done anything to make it right,” he told the Post-Dispatch. Chicago Title didn’t immediately respond to an email request for comment Sunday from The Associated Press.

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SCOTT SHARP, A DE SOTO HIGH SCHOOL BIOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY TEACHER, LEFT, and Drew Ising, a Junction City high school biology and environmental science teacher, work on Wednesday on planning science experiments for their students involving algae as a fuel source. The two are doing research as part of the Research Experiences for Teachers program at Kansas University. taking those lesson plans into his classroom — the Webbased program is intended to be used by other teachers. As part of the program, the group of teachers spent two days at the Southeast Kansas Education Service Center in Greenbush to pass on their lesson plans to other Kansas high school science teachers. “Rather than a straight lab activity with a cookbook recipe, these guys are trying to create something that is engaging for students so they are doing more research in the high school setting,” said Claudia Bode, the education director for the Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis. For the seminar in Greenbush, each of the teachers who attended received took kits worth about $100 that would help them implement the experiments in the classroom. In the case of Sharp and Ising, their kits included clear long plastic tubes that can be used to help determine how much algae is in water. They also are handing out small aquariums for growing algae. Ising plans to use the setup for students to study what happens to algae when fertilizer and other chemicals are added to water. “They are going to be held more accountable to actually

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C APE C A N A V E R A L , F LA . — NASA’s mighty astronaut corps has become a shadow of what it once was. And it’s only going to get smaller. It’s down to 60 from an alltime high of 149 just a decade ago, with more departures coming once Atlantis returns this week from the very last space shuttle voyage. With no replacement on the horizon for the shuttle, astronauts are bailing fast, even though the International Space Station will need crews for at least another decade. The commander of Discovery’s last flight back in March, Steven Lindsey? Gone to a company whose proposed commercial spacecraft resembles a mini-shuttle; his last day at NASA was Friday. The skipper of Endeavour’s last mission in May, Mark Kelly? Retiring in another few months to write a memoir with his wounded congresswoman wife, Gabrielle Giffords. The captain of Atlantis, Christopher Ferguson, assured The Associated Press from orbit late last week that he’ll be sticking around after this final shuttle journey of them all. At least one of his crew, though, isn’t so sure. After spending her childhood wanting to be an astronaut — and achieving that goal in 1996 — Atlantis astronaut Sandra Magnus now has

to figure out what the next chapter holds. “Now that I’m an astronaut, the whole idea of what I want to do when I grow up comes back full circle,” said Magnus, a scientist and former space station resident who’s flown in space three times. What a difference a decade makes.

Down from the biggest group ever NASA’s fabled astronaut corps numbered 149 in 20002001, the biggest group ever. Then shuttles were zooming back and forth building the space station, and a crew was being groomed to fly aboard Columbia to the Hubble Space Telescope. Now the space station is finished, Columbia is gone and the 30year shuttle program is ending. These days, chief astronaut Peggy Whitson finds herself on overdrive, working hard to keep up the morale at Houston’s Johnson Space Center, astronaut headquarters, while trying to convince outsiders that America still needs a robust astronaut corps in the shuttle-less era. After all, she’s got a space station to staff. Two Americans usually are among the six people living on the orbiting lab at any given time, hitching rides up and down on Russian Soyuz capsules. Private U.S. companies hope to take over this taxi job in three to five years,

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answer questions. A lot of times we as teachers are in such a hurry to get through an activity so we can go to the next one that we don’t let our students go further to elaborate on another question,” Ising said. “A good science experiment creates just as many questions as it answers.” And soon, the teachers will get the chance to take those lessons for a dry run at KU’s engineering camp. Along with the opportunity to do research, the program includes a $8,000 stipend for participating high school teachers and another $1,000 to spend on equipment for the classroom. But the extra cash isn’t the only benefit to the program. “I’m a scientist too now. … I’m not just a teacher,” Ising said. “I’m now much more confident and comfortable acting as this expert to my students. You don’t have to know everything, you just have to have the experience.”

freeing NASA up to explore true outer space. First the goal was the moon, now it’s an asteroid and Mars. “It’s a very dynamic time, and a lot of folks aren’t real comfortable with all the uncertainties,” Whitson said. “None of us are.”

Not such a surprise Ferguson observed from space Friday that former military pilots make up about one-third of the astronaut corps, so he’s not surprised so many commander types are departing. “Pilots like to do what pilots like to do, and that’s fly airplanes,” the retired Navy captain told the AP. Whitson — herself a twotime space station resident — figures she needs 55 to 60 active astronauts “at a bare minimum and for pretty much the duration.” She said she has to account for absences due to injury, illness, pregnancy, even maxedout exposure to cosmic radiation. The National Research Council is evaluating just how many astronauts America really needs. A report by a committee of retired NASA leaders, ex-astronauts and others is expected next month. Depending on the findings, NASA may start taking applications soon for a new, albeit small, astronaut class. No matter the size, there will be plenty of applicants, all eager to join this exclusive club.

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W A S H I N G T O N — The next step in the weeks-long saga over how to increase the government’s borrowing cap is to let House tea party forces try it their way. A Republican “cut, cap and balance” plan set for a House vote Tuesday would condition a $2.4 trillion increase in the so-called debt limit on an immediate $100 billion-plus cut from next year’s budget and adoption by Congress of a constitutional amendment to require a balanced budget. “Let’s let the American people decide,” said Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, on “Fox News Sunday.” “Do they want something common sense as cutting spending, capping the growth in government and requiring a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution?” The idea appears to be to

allow tea party-backed GOP lawmakers to have the run of Congress this week in hopes that they’ll ultimately be able to stomach a plan emerging in the Senate to give President Barack Obama sweeping power to order a $2.5 trillion increase in the debt limit without approval by Congress. The cut, cap and balance plan, however, is a dead letter with Obama and in the Democratic-controlled Senate — as is a separate effort by Republicans in that chamber to adopt a balanced budget amendment. Amending the Constitution requires a twothirds vote of both Houses, including 67 votes in the Senate, where Republicans control just 47. “No one believes there are 67 votes for any version of that,” said Dick Durbin of Illinois, the No. 2 Senate Democrat, on CBS’ “Face The Nation.”

Public opinion polls show that voters like the idea of a balanced budget, but the government faces such massive budget gaps — it now borrows more than 40 cents of every dollar it spends — that the cuts required to eliminate the deficit were too draconian for even the GOP-dominated House to endorse balancing the budget anytime soon. The House Republican budget still leaves deficits in the $400 billion range after 10 years. The immediate issue is allowing the government to continue to borrow from investors and foreign countries like China to pay its bills, which include a $23 billion batch of Social Security checks set to go out the day after an Aug. 2 deadline to avoid default. With the deadline just more than two weeks away and with a recent round of White House talks failing to

generate a breakthrough, Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., the cagey leader of his party in the Senate, has proposed a plan that would allow Obama to automatically win a large enough increase in the debt to keep the government afloat until 2013 unless both House and Senate override him by veto-proof margins. McConnell’s plan has political advantages but has come under assault from many conservatives eager to take advantage of the current opportunity to use the need to lift the debt ceiling to force deficit cuts now. But Republicans refuse to consider any tax revenue increases demanded by Obama and Democrats to balance any budget package, and Democrats won’t go along with significant cuts to benefits programs like Medicare and Medicaid unless tax increases on the wealthy are a part of the package.

Voters letting lawmakers know debt concerns By Shannon McCaffrey Associated Press Writer

ATLANTA — For Rep. Tim Scott the debt ceiling is not only the top issue voters in his South Carolina district want to talk about these days, it seems to be the only issue. The office of the freshman Republican has been logging dozens of calls and emails every day about the debt ceiling, and it’s the No. 1 topic of discussion at town hall-style meetings with voters. “Tons of phone calls, lots of emails, and the closer we get to Aug. 2, the more we’re hearing,” Scott said. With the deadline looming to raise the $14.3 trillion debt ceiling, voters are tuning in, worried by the prospect of a financial meltdown if the nation defaults and concerned that elected officials in Washington are playing politics with an issue that could have far-reaching consequences.

Tons of phone calls, lots of emails, and the closer we get to Aug. 2, the more we’re hearing.” — U.S. Rep. Tim Scott, South Carolina Republican If the United States falls into default, the result could be higher interest rates on mortgages, car loans and credit cards as well as a stop to Social Security checks for the elderly. In its simplest form, the debt ceiling fight crystallizes party orthodoxy: Republicans staking out a hard line against raising taxes and Democrats standing firm against deep cuts to government services. President Barack Obama supports a blend of spending cuts and tax increases, a position that has backing of 69 percent of Americans, according to a recent Gallup poll. And among those who aren’t wed to an entrenched party view, pragmatism

seems to be gaining traction over ideology. A poll from the Pew Research Center found that among independent voters — coveted by both political parties — concern has shifted from fear that raising the debt ceiling would increase government spending to worry about the impact of the failure to raise the debt ceiling. Two months ago Pew found that independents, by 49 percent to 34 percent margin, were more concerned that raising the debt ceiling would lead to higher government spending, as opposed to chiefly fearing the harmful effects of keeping the ceiling unchanged. This month, independents split evenly on the question.

“It’s going to be calamitous if we don’t raise our debt ceiling,” worried Ralph Leezenbaum of Mount Kisco, N.Y., who said he thought it would be raised in the end. Among some voters, there is suspicion that the talks in Washington are infused with the politics of the 2012 election. “I’m probably most frustrated for all the talk of bipartisanship,” said 60-year-old Mary Larson of Palatine, Ill. “It’s not happening. I don’t see compromise right now.” A San Francisco resident, Brian Fuller, said he believes that the debt ceiling should be raised given the country’s fragile economic health, but he also worries about the growth of government. “We need to use this time to evolve government so that it’s not quite so huge,” said Fuller, 50. “How we do that and not hurt the truly unfortunate is a very difficult question.”

Military gay couples won’t enjoy benefits By Julie Watson Associated Press Writer

SAN DIEGO — Gay service members from Army soldiers to Air Force officers are planning to celebrate the official end of the military’s 17-year policy that forced them to hide their sexual orientation with another official act — marriage. A 27-year-old Air Force officer from Ohio said he can’t wait to wed his partner of two years and slip on a ring that he won’t have to take off or lie about when he goes to work each day once “don’t ask, don’t tell” is repealed. He plans to wed his boyfriend, a federal employee, in Washington where same-sex marriages are legal. He asked not to be identified, following the advice of the Servicemembers Legal Defense Network, a national organization representing gay troops, including the Air Force officer, that has cautioned those on active duty from coming out until the ban is off the books. “I owe it to him and myself,” the officer said of getting married. “I don’t want to do it in the dark. I think that taints what it’s supposed to be about — which is us, our families, and our government.” But in the eyes of the military the marriage will not be recognized, and the couple will still be denied most of the benefits the Defense Department gives to heterosexual couples to ease the costs of medical care, travel, housing and other living expenses. The Pentagon says the 1996 federal Defense of Marriage Act, which defines marriage for federal program purposes as a legal union between a man and woman, prohibits the Defense Department from extending those benefits to gay couples, even if they are married legally in certain states.

That means housing allowances and off-base living space for gay service members with partners could be decided as if they were living alone. Base transfers would not take into account their spouses. If two gay service members are married to each other they may be transferred to two different states or regions of the world. For heterosexual couples, the military tries to avoid that happening. Gay activists and even some commanders say the discrepancy will create a twotier system in an institution built on uniformity. “It’s not going to work,” said Army Reserve Capt. R. Clarke Cooper, who heads up the Log Cabin Republicans, a gay rights group that sued the Justice Department to stop the enforcement of the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy. “Taking care of our soldiers is necessary to ensure morale and unit cohesion. This creates a glaring stratification in the disbursement of support services and benefits.” Cooper said he also plans to marry his boyfriend, a former Navy officer, in a postrepeal era. The Obama administration has said it believes the ban could be fully lifted within weeks. A federal appeals court ruling July 6 ordered the government to immediately cease its enforcement. After the Department of Justice f iled an emergency motion asking the court to reconsider its order, the court on Friday reinstated the law but with a caveat that prevents the government from investigating or penalizing anyone who is openly gay. The Justice Department in its motion argued ending the ban abruptly now would preempt the “orderly process” for rolling back the policy as outlined in the law passed and signed by the president in December.

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DR. FRED HENRETIG, an emergency medicine specialist, is the lead author of a study that says that children may be safest in cars when grandparents are driving instead of mom or dad.

Study: Grandparents may be safer drivers than parents By Lindsey Tanner Associated Press Writer

C H I C A G O — Kids may be safest in cars when grandma or g randpa are driving instead of mom or dad, according to study results that even made the researchers do a doubletake. “We were surprised to discover that the injury rate was considerably lower in crashes where grandparents were the drivers,” said Dr. Fred Henretig, an emergency medicine specialist at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the study’s lead author. Previous evidence indicates that car crashes are more common in older drivers, mostly those beyond age 65. The study looked at injuries rather than who had more crashes and found that children’s risk for injury was 50 percent lower when riding with grandparents than with parents. The results are from an analysis of State Farm insurance claims for 2003-07 car crashes in 15 states, and interviews with the drivers. The data involved nearly 12,000 children up to age 15. Henretig, 64, said the study was prompted by his own experiences when his first grandchild was born three years ago. “I found myself being very

nervous on the occasions that we drove our granddaughter around and really wondered if anyone had ever looked at this before,” he said. Reasons for the unexpected findings are uncertain, but the researchers have a theory. “Perhaps grandparents are made more nervous about the task of driving with the ‘precious cargo’ of their grandchildren and establish more cautious driving habits” to compensate for any age-related challenges, they wrote. The study was released online today in the journal Pediatrics. Northwestern University Professor Joseph Schofer, a transportation expert not involved in the research, noted that the average age of grandparents studied was 58. “Grandparents today are not that old” and don’t fit the image of an impaired older driver, he said. “None of us should represent grandparents as kind of hobbling to the car on a walker.” Grandparents did flub one safety measure. Nearly all the kids were in car seats or seat belts, but grandparents were slightly less likely to follow recommended practices, which include rear-facing backseat car seats for infants and no front-seats. But that didn’t seem to affect injury rates.

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Ex-Murdoch exec arrested; London police chief resigns By Jill Lawless Associated Press Writer

LONDON — An intensifying voicemail hacking and police bribery scandal cut closer than ever to Rupert Murdoch and Scotland Yard on Sunday with the arrest of the media magnate’s former British newspaper chief and the resignation of London’s police commissioner. Though the former executive, Rebekah Brooks, and the police chief, Paul Stephenson, have denied wrongdoing, both developments are ominous not only for Murdoch’s News Corp., but for a British power structure that nurtured a cozy relationship with his papers for years. Brooks, the ultimate social and political insider, dined at Christmas with Prime Minister David Cameron. His Conservative-led government is now facing increasing questions about its relationship with Murdoch’s media empire. The arrest of the 43-yearold Brooks, often described as a surrogate daughter to the 80-year-old Murdoch, brought the British police investigations into the media baron’s inner circle for the f irst time. She was questioned and released on bail some 12 hours later, Scotland Yard announced early today. It raises the possibility that Murdoch’s old friend Les Hinton, who resigned Friday as publisher of The Wall Street Journal, or his 38-yearold son and heir apparent, James, could be next. Until her resignation Friday, Brooks was the defiant chief executive of News International, Murdoch’s British newspaper arm, whose News of the World tabloid stands accused of hacking into the phones of celebrities, politicians, other journalists and even murder victims. In the tumultuous last two weeks, she had kept her job even as Murdoch shut down the 168-year-old News of the World and tossed 200 other journalists out of work. On Sunday she showed up for a prearranged meeting with London police investigating the hacking and was arrested. She was questioned on suspicion of conspiring to intercept communications — phone hacking — and on suspicion of corruption, which relates to bribing police for information. Brooks’ spokesman, David Wilson, said police contacted her Friday to arrange a meeting and she voluntarily went “to assist with their ongoing investigation.” He claimed that Brooks did not know she was going to be arrested. Hours after Brooks’ arrest, Stephenson said he was resigning as commissioner of Lon-

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Tax break? While considering how to spend down their reserve fund, school district officials should keep local taxpayers in mind.

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he Lawrence school district recently received a financial surprise. The district dutifully had been contributing to a contingency fund — think of it as a savings account — in hopes of softening the impact of future state cuts in school aid. Local school officials had built up a stack of dollars — about six million of them. Now, however, the district’s been reminded by the state that there was a limit to how long they could hold onto at least some of that money. Facing a deadline to pare that savings account, school officials must find ways to spend $3 million during the next 12 months. It wouldn’t be prudent for the money to be used to finance ongoing costs. So, for example, it wouldn’t make sense to devote the money to raises. There are, however, lots of good ideas being suggested. Give teachers a one-time bonus. Purchase large volumes of supplies, from canned tomatoes to copy paper. Rehire staffers for a year who had been laid off. Buy textbooks, computers, upgrade equipment. And catch up on some deferred building maintenance. Maybe the district could add one more item to that list for consideration: property tax relief. After all, it’s taxpayers’ money that is in that contingency fund, and there’s no doubt that many property taxpayers in the Lawrence school district are suffering themselves, from job cuts, salary cuts and higher prices. It would be only a temporary cut, but that’s OK. So as school board members and district administrators ponder how to spend their nest egg during the next year, giving taxpayers a little break would be at least worth considering.

W A S H I N G T O N — A prominent Bush administration official was talking privately about Barack Obama last week: He’s probably going to win in 2012, this Republican said. He deserves credit for “going big” in the budget talks and capturing the center of the debate. But why isn’t he projecting his goals and philosophy more clearly to the country? Why does he so often seem to react, rather than lead? Given Obama’s strengths, this Republican observer continued, his White House advisers should already be thinking about what Obama can achieve in a second term. They should begin drafting plans and policies, but even more, they should be communicating the president’s vision. Instead, every day at this White House seems like “The Perils of Pauline,” with one cliffhanger after another. The debt-limit crisis is a scary example of this tendency to follow, rather than lead. Through 2010, the Obama White House kept its distance from deficitreduction proposals, and when it finally entered the fray, it was in the person of Vice President Biden. One official told me bluntly last year that floating proposals too early was a loser, politically. So Obama waited. His policy ideas, now that they’re public, look pretty solid. But rather than uniting the country behind a vision for reforming entitlements and taxes, he looks like a man being dragged into church

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The debt-limit crisis is a scary example of this tendency to follow, rather than lead.” by a firebrand preacher named Eric Cantor. The Republicans look bad, but so does Obama. This communications gap is apparent in foreign policy, too. Obama may have a vision for why American troops should remain in Afghanistan until 2014, but he doesn’t convey it forcefully. This is his war, but he embraces it reluctantly and without clear definition. He places equal emphasis on withdrawing troops and staying the course, which confuses people. The same is true for the Arab Spring. Obama has had it about right, in policy terms. U.S. strategy is a sensible mix of pragmatism and principle. America supports the movements for democratic change in the autocratic republics, such as Tunisia, Egypt, Yemen and Syria. It respects the more conservative traditions of

the pro-Western monarchies and sheikdoms, such as Jordan, Saudi Arabia, the U.A.E., Bahrain, Morocco and Kuwait. This distinction isn’t complicated, it just needs to be explained. The administration’s caution on Syria makes sense, too. The goal is a transition to a new, democratic Syria without a sectarian war that would be worse than Iraq’s. The administration raised the pressure by sending Ambassador Robert Ford to Hama, scene of the horrific 1982 massacre. The message: This time, the world is watching. Arguments that Ford should be pulled, or that Obama should throw some fiery rhetoric at the Syrian dynamite keg, strike me as very wrong. That said, Obama needs to explain his vision of democratic transition, and work with the Syrian opposition to achieve it, peacefully. The world looks to America in times like this. Governments and business leaders want a basic framework, so they can make decisions. What they get from the Obama White House, too often, is silence. “Just tell us what you want,” an influential foreign visitor said last week of the Obama administration. It’s a comment you would hear in most capitals of Europe and Asia. Global leaders are accustomed, after Reagan, Clinton and the two Bushes, to U.S. presidents who have a few basic themes and repeat them, several

times a week. From this White House they get a big speech every six months. I had a chance last week to watch two world-class communicators, television megastar Oprah Winfrey and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. It’s hard to think of two more different people, but they share a common ability to connect with an audience. Their comments at an Allen & Co. conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, were off the record. But both express an up-by-your-bootstraps philosophy, and an optimism about America that’s infectious. Christie is an especially intriguing figure. He’s the antiObama: overweight and seemingly unworried about it, where the president is lean and fastidious; disarmingly frank, where Obama is cautious. Christie is a favorite of tea party Republicans, but I heard enthusiastic comments about him from a halfdozen Democrats. Christie will be a formidable candidate if he runs for president one day. The Obama White House is blessed, if that’s the right word, in having such an irresponsible Republican opposition in Congress. As the debt-limit day of reckoning approaches, the GOP will pay for its reckless, roundhouse swings. But the president needs to start acting like a fighter and a leader, rather than a punching bag. — David Ignatius is a columnist for Washington Post Writers Group.

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Positive training To the editor: It is truly exciting to hear that the nationally acclaimed Crisis Intervention Team training is being brought to Lawrence. Police Chief Tarik Khatib made a brilliant decision to bring organizations and individuals in Lawrence together to make this training possible. First responders will now be better equipped and able to deal with people who are facing personal crisis situations and those with mental health issues in a more effective manner. An already awesome police department is headed in a very favorable direction under its new leadership. Thank you to the National Alliance on Mental IllnessKansas for all their efforts in bringing CIT to Kansas and to Recovery and Hope Network for making that very helpful suggestion. Lesa Weller, Lawrence

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C O L U M B U S , O HIO — He was a hero in two of America’s wars, then a fabled test pilot, a fourterm senator, a presidential candidate, finally a party elder. But in the mind’s eye and in history, John Herschel Glenn Jr. is frozen in time. His boyhood friends, his wartime comrades and his Senate colleagues have grown old, and some have died. His political causes are yesterday’s, their urgency gone, the stuff of the past rather than the right stuff of today. But John Glenn remains what he was when he became a staple of black-and-white television and the color pictures of Life magazine, two media themselves both gone: An American phenomenon — forever young, forever clad in the silvery Project Mercury space suit he wore when he sat above a smoking Atlas booster, forever the commander of Friendship 7, forever the first American to orbit the Earth. So today brings an important, sobering, even jarring landmark — for him and to some extent for the country. Today, Glenn, who for a generation represented an American future as shiny as his silver space suit, turns 90 years old. He was born in a country that, in the years just after World War I, was self-conscious about its strength, nervous about its role, reluctant to confront either. He grew up in an innocent time (the 1920s) in an innocent place (New Concord, Ohio) and volunteered to confront evil (World War II) and aggression (Korea). He caught the excitement of the new technology, and then, as one of

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read science fic“tionGlenn as a boy, then lived it as a man. He and his father flew in the front of an open-cockpit biplane harnessed by a mere leather strap.”

the Original Seven astronauts, spawned excitement among millions who turned their eyes skyward to the boundless expanses of space and to the boundless opportunities it seemed to offer. Today Glenn isn’t so much a shadow of himself — so many men at 90 are — as he is a mirror of himself. The face still as round as the sun, the smile still as broad as his Midwest accent, Glenn still walks briskly, still exudes an infectious optimism from behind gold aviator glasses. Last month he flew his Beechcraft Baron between Washington and Columbus. Next winter his wife, Annie, 91 and recovering from knee replacement surgery, plans to ski. The couple looks forward to driving across the country in the fall. “I’d rather burn out,” he says in his office in the John Glenn School of Public Affairs at Ohio

State University here, “than rust out.” He’s not likely to do either. Glenn always seemed the personification of old American virtues — hardworking, daring, forward-looking, sensible, unpretentious — even when he was young. For four hours and 56 minutes in 1962, a period of Cold War tension and Kennedy idealism, he circled the Earth, then returned to a world that made of him a hero. Glenn exuded the upbeat spirit of an era he helped define. From Iowa and New Hampshire to states across the country during his disappointing 1984 presidential campaign, he trumpeted a can-do utilitarianism and a sense that all things were possible. One reason he did not prevail that year is that he still believed, while the rest of the Democratic Party of the time did not. Glenn read science fiction as a boy, then lived it as a man. He and his father flew in the front of an open-cockpit biplane harnessed by a mere leather strap. He later left Earth’s orbit on Friendship 7 protected from what he feared was sure incineration by the straps of his retrorockets. He built model airplanes, the old-fashioned kind made from balsa, not plastic, then lived to see the old Mercury spacecraft models by Revell selling as antiques or maybe keepsakes for $85. He returned to space in 1998 for a nine-day mission on the shuttle Discovery. He was 77. That space mission was 45 times longer than his first one 36 years earlier, and about 1/45th as exciting for the nation. In a wheelchair at Cape Canaveral the morning of

his launch was his Korean War wingman, a shrunken residue of a wild specimen whom Annie Glenn remembers as the most profane man she ever met. We remember him as greatest hitter who ever lived, Ted Williams. But his closest associates came from the Original Seven. “We were bonded for a long time,” Scott Carpenter, 86, the only other survivor from that group, said in a recent telephone interview. “I admire John enormously. This is a Mercury friendship.” Glenn and his six colleagues were reared in a world without the word “astronauts,” but everything about their selection, and then their training, signaled that the nation was embarking on an epic undertaking that melded teamwork and individuality. World War II was won by as many as 16 million Americans (and that’s not counting the British, Soviet and other combatants). Space would be won by seven Americans, or so the fable said. Now Glenn is 90, still transfixed by the future but knowing it is a future he will not shape. “We’re a nation that more than any other country has stressed research,” he said the other day. “We’re accustomed to the new and the unknown. It’s the way we grew up.” So many of us grew up in a world molded not only by what Glenn did, but also by the way he thought. And by the words Carpenter uttered as his friend’s rocket prepared to lift into the Florida sky: Godspeed, John Glenn. — David M. Shribman is executive editor of the Post-Gazette.


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Kearney 101/73

McCook 102/71 Oberlin 103/72 Goodland 103/69

Clarinda 97/74

Lincoln 99/75

Grand Island 103/73

Beatrice 100/75

Concordia 102/74

Kansas City 98/77

Manhattan Hays Russell Salina 101/74 102/72 102/74 Topeka 103/74 99/76

Oakley 103/71

Dodge City 102/72

Chillicothe 95/74 Marshall 95/75 Sedalia 95/74

Nevada 96/73

Chanute 97/74

Hutchinson 104/73 Wichita Pratt 102/76 102/72

Garden City 102/72 Liberal 102/71

Lawrence Kansas City 98/76 99/75

Emporia 103/74

Great Bend 101/73

Centerville 94/75

St. Joseph 98/73

Sabetha 96/73

Coffeyville Joplin 96/75 95/74

Springfield 94/72

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Today Tue. Today Tue. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Atchison 99 74 s 95 75 s Independence 99 75 s 95 75 s Belton 96 75 s 94 76 s Fort Riley 101 74 s 96 77 s Burlington 98 74 s 94 74 s Olathe 97 75 s 94 76 s Coffeyville 96 75 s 95 76 s Osage Beach 94 72 s 94 73 s Concordia 102 74 s 95 75 s Osage City 99 75 s 95 75 s Dodge City 102 72 s 98 72 s Ottawa 98 75 s 95 76 s Holton 99 76 s 96 76 s Wichita 102 76 s 101 76 s Weather (W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice. Seattle 78/56

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-10s -0s 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s National Summary: The heat wave across the nation’s midsection will continue today with widespread 100-degree high temperatures and high humidity. A cold front pressing into the heat will spark severe thunderstorms from the Great Lakes to the Northeast. Today Tue. Today Tue. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Albuquerque 92 70 s 95 73 pc Memphis 96 76 pc 98 78 s Anchorage 64 54 sh 69 54 pc Miami 91 77 t 91 79 t Atlanta 91 74 pc 95 76 s Milwaukee 89 74 t 90 75 t Austin 98 72 t 97 73 t Minneapolis 98 78 t 98 78 t Baltimore 92 72 pc 92 70 t Nashville 96 72 pc 96 77 s Birmingham 93 72 t 96 76 s New Orleans 90 76 t 93 76 t Boise 94 65 s 92 59 s New York 91 73 t 89 71 t Boston 89 69 t 85 67 pc Omaha 99 77 s 95 76 s Buffalo 86 67 t 85 65 pc Orlando 91 73 t 93 75 t Cheyenne 92 66 t 95 65 pc Philadelphia 93 74 pc 91 71 t Chicago 91 78 t 93 77 t Phoenix 107 90 pc 110 90 s Cincinnati 93 74 pc 94 74 t Pittsburgh 90 70 t 90 70 t Cleveland 91 73 t 89 72 t Portland, ME 87 65 t 84 56 s Dallas 101 79 s 101 80 s Portland, OR 81 60 pc 76 56 pc Denver 96 68 t 100 68 pc Reno 88 60 s 87 59 s Des Moines 94 76 pc 93 76 s Richmond 94 72 pc 96 74 t Detroit 92 73 t 91 73 t Sacramento 83 56 s 84 57 s El Paso 96 76 s 97 79 s St. Louis 94 79 s 97 79 pc Fairbanks 64 48 c 70 46 s Salt Lake City 92 74 pc 96 69 pc Honolulu 88 74 s 89 76 s San Diego 73 69 pc 77 69 pc Houston 95 76 t 95 77 t San Francisco 68 57 pc 67 55 s Indianapolis 90 75 pc 92 77 t Seattle 78 56 pc 75 54 pc Kansas City 98 76 s 94 76 s Spokane 88 60 pc 87 55 pc Las Vegas 104 88 s 103 86 s Tucson 100 79 t 102 81 pc Little Rock 93 73 s 96 76 s Tulsa 101 76 s 94 77 s Los Angeles 81 66 pc 85 64 pc Wash., DC 93 76 pc 95 74 t National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Phoenix, AZ 111° Low: Bodie State Park, CA 27°

WEATHER HISTORY The temperature in Albuquerque, N.M., reached 105 degrees on July 18, 1980. The weather observation site for Albuquerque is more than 6,000 feet above sea level.

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19 TUESDAY Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at Kansas University. International Institute of Young Musicians live broadcast on KANU, 91.5 FM, 11 a.m.-noon. Teen Craft-a-Palooza, for grades 7-12, 2-3:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Lawrence Farmers’ Market, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., 1020 Vt. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, 5:15 p.m., 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359. Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 p.m., intramural fields on east side of Robinson Gymnasium at Kansas University. Open jam session, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Slow Ride Roadhouse, 1350 N. Third St. Sesquicentennial Speaker Series, with Bruce MacTavish on “Jayhawkers in the Deep South: Kansans and the War on Slavery in Mississippi,” 6:30 p.m., Lumberyard Arts Center, 718 High St., Baldwin City. Lawrence City Commission meeting, 6:35 p.m., City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St. Parent & Children Chinese Class, 7-8 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Spanish class, beginner and

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20 WEDNESDAY Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at Kansas University. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, noon, 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359. Red Dog’s Dog Days sum-

mer workout, 6 p.m., intramural fields on east side of Robinson Gymnasium at Kansas University. Billy Spears and the Beer Bellies, 6 p.m., Johnny’s Tavern, 401 N. Second St. Douglas County Commission meeting, 6:35 p.m., Douglas County Courthouse, 1100 Mass. Conroy’s Trivia, 7:30 p.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St. International Institute of Young Musicians Honors Recital, 7:30-9 p.m., Spooner Hall, The Commons, 1340 Jayhawk Blvd. Free salsa lessons, 8:309:30 p.m., Taste Lounge, 804 W. 24th St. Pride Night, 9 p.m., Wilde’s Chateau, 2412 Iowa. Funk Trek, Jahration, Meatpop, 9 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Summer salsa, 9:30 p.m., Esquina, 801 Mass. Dollar Bowling, 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., Royal Crest Lanes, 933 Iowa. Acoustic Open Mic with Tyler Gregory, 10 p.m., Jazzhaus, 926 112 Mass. Harvey Milk, Mansion, This Is My Condition, Ponyboy, 10 p.m., Jackpot Music Hall, 943 Mass. Casbah Karaoke, 10:30 p.m., The Casbah, 803 Mass.

21 THURSDAY Downtown Lawrence Sidewalk Sale, sunup to sundown. Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at Kansas University. Art Sale to raise money for Habitat for Humanity, 7a.m.-7 p.m., outside Central Bank, 800 Mass. Brian Wendling, 10:30 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Brown Bag Concert series, with Borderline Country, noon1 p.m., Ninth and Massachusetts streets. In case of inclement weather, the concert will be moved to Watkins Community Museum, 1047 Mass. Brian Wendling, 1:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Summer Documentary Film Series — “The Freedom Riders,” 3-5 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive. Lawrence Farmers’ Market, 4-6 p.m., southwest corner of Sixth and Wakarusa. Farmers’ Market at Cottin’s Hardware, 4-6:30 p.m., behind store at 1832 Mass. Mojo National, 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Cottin’s Hardware and Rental, 1832 Mass.

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Kansas City 98/76 Los Angeles 81/66

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Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at Kansas University. Kidsapalooza! for children ages 5-6, 1:30 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Red Dog’s Dog Days summer workout, 6 p.m., intramural fields on east side of Robinson Gymnasium at Kansas University. West Coast Swing dance party, 7-9:30 p.m., iBar, 945 Mass. Lecompton City Council meeting, 7 p.m., Lecompton City Hall, 327 Elmore St. Baldwin City Council meeting, 7:30 p.m., City Hall, 803 S. Eighth St. International Institute of Young Musicians Student Recital, Baustian Theater, 7:309 p.m., 102 Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive. Open mic night, 9 p.m., the Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Mudstomp Monday, 9 p.m., The Granada, ,1020 Mass. Dollar Bowling, 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., Royal Crest Lanes, 933 Iowa. Karaoke Idol!, with “Famous Duos” theme, 10 p.m., The Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass.

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Heat wave in central U.S. shows no signs of ending By Murray Evans Associated Press Writer

OKLAHOMA CITY — As temperatures climbed into the 90s Sunday in Steele, N.D., a small window air conditioner in Paul and Betty Smokov’s ranch home just couldn’t keep up. “It’s 82 in the house,” Betty Smokov said. “The heat is really oppressive and sticky.” That observation could be made anywhere in the central U.S. Heat advisories and warnings were in place in 17 states, from Texas to Michigan, as temperatures and humidity combined to make being outside uncomfortable for millions. One National Weather Service forecaster called the heat wave “unrelenting” and said sweaty residents shouldn’t expect any relief soon: A so-called “heat dome” over the region isn’t moving much. “The trend is not our friend right now,” said Daryl Williams, a forecaster in Norman. In Oklahoma City, forecasters expected another day of 100-degree heat Sunday,

WHERE TO KEEP COOL IN LAWRENCE, AREA Northeast Kansas is under an excessive heat warning until Tuesday evening. For residents without air conditioning, Douglas County Emergency Management recommends that residents visit one of these public buildings to get a break from the heat. Lawrence ● Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday ● Community Building, 115 W. 11th St.: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday ● East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 E. 15th St.: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday; 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday

● Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 W. 27th St.: 7 a.m. - 9 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday ● South Park Recreation Center, 1141 Mass.: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday; closed Saturday and Sunday Eudora ● Eudora Public Library, 14 E. Ninth St.: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday; closed Sunday ● Eudora Community Building, 1630 Elm St.: 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday (building staffed until 7 p.m.); 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday (building staffed until 7 p.m.) Baldwin City ● Baldwin City Library, 800 Seventh St.: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to noon Saturday; closed Sunday

which would be the 27th day this year the city has reached 100 or above. The city is on pace to break its record for such days — 50 set in 1980 — with triple-digit heat possible through September. It’s even worse in western Oklahoma, where temperatures at 110 or above have been common in recent weeks. In Enid, asphalt at a major intersection along U.S.

Highway 412 buckled Saturday night from the intense heat. Justin Tinder of Weatherford and his family visited the Oklahoma City Zoo on Sunday, arriving at 9 a.m. “By noon, we were headed out,” Tinder said. “It was too hot for us to stand much longer. We decided to check it in and go find some air conditioning.”

In Chicago, city officials said a half-dozen cooling centers would remain open this week, as temperatures as high as 105 were forecast in Illinois. Cooling centers also were open in Detroit to help residents who don’t have air conditioning at home. Others were heading toward water for relief, including 65-yearold welder Marcellus Washington, who wore a floppy cloth fishing hat and sunglasses as he walked through a park on the Detroit River that marks the border with Canada. “A day like this, you can’t beat it,” Washington said. “It’s a heavenly day. It’s God’s weather.” Others who had to be outside in the heat took precautions. North Dakota National Guard Capt. Dan Murphy said several hundred soldiers deployed for flood-fighting efforts in the Dakotas were required to take mandatory rest breaks in the shade. “It’s hot in those vests and uniforms,” Murphy said. “These are soldiers. They can’t just strip down to Tshirts and shorts.”

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Attending the sixth annual Sunflower Park Fourth of July Parade, from left, are Carter Northrop, Sam Hertzog, Cora Griffin and Griffin Northrop. Lawrence firefighters from Station 4 led the parade. Larry Northrop submitted the photo.


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Woodland majorly consistent In that window after the British Open ended and before the gripping women’s World Cup title game kicked off, Chris Lazzarino, associate editor of the Kansas Alumni magazine, wondered aloud how many American golfers can claim top30 finishes this year in all three (of the four) major golf tournaments. The answer is three. Not the injured Tiger Woods, who finished fifth at The Masters and missed the U.S. Open and British Open. Not Phil Mickelson, whose U.S. Open was spoiled by a third-round 77. Not Dustin Johnson or Zach Johnson. Neither Rickie Fowler nor Bubba Watson. Not Nick Watney. Not Anthony Kim. Not Jim Furyk. Not Stuart Cink. Steve Stricker and Ryan Palmer. Guess the third. Hint No. 1: As many athletes who both played basketball for Washburn and golfed for Kansas University have finished in the top 30 in all three majors as have all the European professional golfers combined. Hint No. 2: Why would an associate editor of the Kansas Alumni magazine wonder aloud how many American golfers have done so? Give up? The answer is Gary Woodland, who played in even more miserable conditions than most because of his unlucky tee times at Royal St. George’s in Sandwich, England. He shot a 72 in Sunday’s final round to finish tied for 30th. Woodland tied for 24th in the Masters and tied for 23rd in the U.S. Open. The PGA, the final major on the calendar and the only one Woodland never has played, is scheduled for Aug. 11-14 at the Atlanta Athletic Club. Woodland will gun for first, not the top 30. Still, his consistent performance in the majors puts him in rare air. Young players who do well in majors tend to add season over the years and eventually win one. The length of Augusta National suits Woodland well and so do the bright lights. Big stages tend to bring out the best in the former Washburn University basketball player. Believing Woodland one day will have the Green Jacket slipped onto him in Butler Cabin is not a stretch. His obsession with improving as a golfer didn’t come to him as early as most tour players because he spent so much of his youth on baseball diamonds and basketball courts. Six players from three continents can boast top-30 finishes in each of the majors so far this year. The world’s most underrated golfer, reigning Masters champion Charl Schwartzel of South Africa; Y.E. Yang of South Korea, who tied for third in the U.S. Open; and U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland also have done it. From youngest to oldest: McIlroy, 22, Schwartzel, 26, Woodland, 27, Palmer, 34, Yang, 39, and Stricker, 44. Woodland never contended in a British Open during which five of the world’s top 10-ranked golfers missed the cut, but he did make news Friday when he drove the 419-yard fifth hole and shot 68, the same day Tom Watson, 61, aced a hole for the 15th time on his way to a tie for 22nd place. Watson has won eight majors: five British Opens, two Masters and one U.S. Open. Woodland has won one PGA Tour event, the Transitions in Orlando in March. Strong signs suggest it will be neither his last nor biggest victory.

Wichita North junior-to-be Conner Frankamp’s 16th birthday celebration Saturday night consisted of ... ● attending “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2” with parents, Karen and Marty; ● dining with his loved ones at “Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers;” ● and, oh, yes, orally committing to play basketball at Kansas University.

“It was probably my best birthday ever,” said Frankamp, a 6foot-1, 160-pound point guard. He received a scholarship offer from Jayhawk coach Bill Self at the conclusion of his June 30 unofficial visit to KU. “It’s crazy. It really is a dream come true. I am a pretty big Kansas fan. I have been my whole life. I’m just really excited to be going there,” added Frankamp, who averaged 27.2 points, 4.2 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.8 steals per game his sophomore season at North.

Frankamp phoned Self with the good news Saturday night while KU’s ninth-year coach was attending a surprise 50th-wedding anniversary party for Self’s parents in Oklahoma. “Coach Self said he’s really happy to have me and said I’ve been playing really well,” said Frankamp, who has had a stellar summer for KC Pump N Run after averaging 8.6 points and 3.6 assists for the gold-medal-winning United States team at the FIBA Americas U16 Championships in Cancun.

Frankamp — he scored a Wichita City League-record 52 points last season in an 87-81 double-overtime loss to Wichita Northwest — chose KU over Oklahoma, Texas, UCLA, Boston College, Kansas State, Missouri, Wichita State and others. It’s believed Rivals.com’s No. 65-rated player in the Class of 2013 would have received many offers in the months to come. “It’s been my dream my whole life. I might as well get it over

Conner Frankamp averaged 27.2 points, 4.2 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.8 Please see FRANKAMP, page 3B steals last year

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JAPAN’S SAKI KUMAGAI, BACKGROUND, SCORES THE DECISIVE GOAL past United States goalkeeper Hope Solo during the penalty shootout of the Women’s World Cup championship on Sunday in Frankfurt, Germany.

Japan ends U.S. Cup quest in shootout FRANKFURT, GERMANY (AP) — Amid the sorrow that lingers throughout Japan, perhaps a little joy — courtesy of the determined women on its World Cup team. They beat the Americans for the title in a riveting final Sunday night, 3-1 on penalty kicks, after coming from behind twice in a 2-2 tie. The star of the shootout was feisty goalkeeper Ayumi Kaihori, who made two brilliant saves in the shootout. All tournament long the teammates poignantly reminded the world they were playing for their battered country, still reeling from the devastation of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.

Did they ever. They held the gleaming trophy high above their smiling faces as confetti swirled around the podium, flecking their hair with gold. “Before we went to the match tonight we had some commentary on television and we heard comments on the situation in Japan,” coach Norio Sasaki said. “We wanted to use this opportunity to thank the people back home for the support that has been given.” This was Japan’s first appearance in the final of a major tournament, and they had not beaten the Americans in their first 25 meetings, including a pair of 2-0 losses in warm-up games a month before

the World Cup. But the Nadeshiko pushed ahead, playing inspired soccer and hoping their success could provide even a small emotional lift to their nation, where nearly 23,000 people died or were reported missing. After each game, the team unfurled a banner saying, “To our Friends Around the World — Thank You for Your Support.” On Sunday, they did it before the match and afterward they had a new sign to display: Champion — the first Asian country to win this title. The Americans found it all too hard to grasp. They believed they were meant to be World Cup champions after their rocky year

— needing a playoff to qualify, a loss in group play to Sweden, the epic comeback against Brazil. They simply couldn’t pull off one last thriller. “The players were patient. They wanted to win this game,” Sasaki said. “I think it’s because of that the Americans scored only two goals.” While the Japanese celebrated at midfield, the Americans stood as a group and watched. “There are really no words,” Abby Wambach said. “We were so close.” Minutes, actually. After Wambach scored in the Please see CUP, page 3B

Clarke unlikely British Open champion By Doug Ferguson Associated Press Golf Writer

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NORTHERN IRELAND’S DARREN CLARKE REACTS on the 18th green after winning the British Open on Sunday at Royal St George’s golf course in Sandwich, England.

SANDWICH, ENGLAND — No matter how long it grows or even how quickly, the list of major champions from the tiny country of Northern Ireland just wouldn’t feel complete without Darren Clarke. He doesn’t have the majestic swing of Rory McIlroy or the putting prowess of Graeme McDowell, the last two U.S. Open champions. He hasn’t contended in a major for the last 10 years, wasn’t even eligible for the last three majors and was no longer among the top 100 in the world.

Woodland ties for 30th, earns $47,000 J-W Staff Reports

SANDWICH, ENGLAND — Gary Woodland picked up a few pounds during his first trip to the British Open. Woodland, a Topeka native and former Kansas University

golfer, tied for 30th place at the Open on Sunday and earned 29,270 pounds, or about $47,126 in his first appearance in the venerable event. Woodland shot 75-68-7472—289, 14 strokes behind winner Darren Clarke.

as the champion golfer of the No matter. Clarke’s three-shot victory in year. More than that, Clarke is a man the British Open was met with unending applause Sunday, the of the people. loudest saved for the closing cerPlease see CLARKE, page 3B emony when he was introduced


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Newman, teammate Stewart go 1-2 LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Ryan New- Hampshire Motor Speedway provided it. man has impeccable timing. In recent weeks Newman had Newman held off his Stewart been getting close to falling out of Haas Racing teammate and owner, the top 10 in the Sprint Cup Series Tony Stewart, to earn his first win standings, and without a victory, of the season and 15th of his career. he was in danger of missing the His last one was in April 2010 at Chase this season. Phoenix. What he needed was an insur“We’ve been so close so many ance policy, and his victory in Sun- times this year, we’ve finished in day’s Lenox Tools 301 at New the top five but just haven’t been

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Mickelson falters, but friend wins

able to get that win,” an emotional Newman said in Victory Lane. The win helps Newman secure a spot in the Chase, whether it’s through remaining in the top 10 in points or a wild-card spot, which goes to drivers outside the top 10 with the most wins. “This is huge for our team, even bigger for our organization,” Newman said. “Let me say it this way:

Tony Gibson (crew chief ) said before the race, ‘This is our race.’ “I wanted to tell him, ‘This is not our race until we make it our race.’ We did make it our race. All the guys came together and made it happen.” For his part, Stewart also celebrated. He had one of his best performances of the season and his organization earned its first victory of the year.

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TODAY • White Sox, 7:10 p.m. in Kansas City, Mo. TUESDAY • White Sox, 7:10 p.m. in Kansas City, Mo.

SPORTS ON TV TODAY MLB Time N.Y. Yanks v. Tampa Bay 6 p.m. Chc. White Sox v. K.C. 7 p.m.

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Cable 33, 233 36, 236

Soccer Time Vancouver v. Man. City 9 p.m.

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Cycling Time Tour de France stage 16 7 a.m.

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Cable 38, 238

WNBA Seattle v. Chicago

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Time 6 p.m.

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By Ron Green Jr. The Charlotte Observer

SANDWICH, ENGLAND — On an exposed corner of Royal St. George’s golf course, close by the English Channel, Phil Mickelson was in a place he’d never been Sunday afternoon. He had a share of the final-round lead in the Open Championship, tied with Darren Clarke, as he leaned into his familiar crouch over a 10-foot birdie putt that would give him a 29 on the front side and a one-stroke lead in the major that has most mystified him. Through eight holes, Mickelson had been brilliant, the way the great ones sometimes are on a championship Sunday. He looked like the old Mickelson, using his clubs like wands, crafting his own magic. The Claret Jug, as elusive as recapturing a dream, was right there. Watching Mickelson settle over the putt, a man in the gallery said, “It’s great to finally see Phil at his best.” Then a sudden cold rain, whipped sideways by the relentless wind, began to fall. And Mickelson began to melt. He missed the birdie putt at the ninth and, an instant later, a roar erupted from behind a nearby dune, signalling Clarke had taken control of the championship with an eagle at the short, par-5 seventh. Mickelson would birdie the 10th, a counterpunch that kept him close, but then he missed a short one at the 11th, no more than 30 inches, and he, like the other American challengers, was in retreat. It ended with Mickelson shouting “Fore, right!” as his approach shot to the final green dive-bombed into the enormous greenside grandstand at the 18th. Mickelson briefly bowed his head but came up smiling again. All week he had tried to kill his Open hex with kindness and optimism and it very nearly worked. Ultimately, Clarke played the best in winning a championship that doubled as a lifetime achievement award for the man who carried Northern Ireland golf before Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy. He caught a couple of good breaks Sunday, two shots bouncing over snake-pit bunkers that could have changed the momentum, but Clarke also made a huge 12-foot par putt on the first hole that seemed to cement his nerves. As Clarke played the final hole, Mickelson, who tied for second with his practiceround buddy Dustin Johnson, waited greenside to congratulate him. When news broke about Mickelson’s wife, Amy, being diagnosed with breast cancer two years ago, Clarke was among the first people to call. He’d lost his wife, Heather, to the disease in 2006 and he talked Mickelson through his early emotions. It was a gracious move by Mickelson, who chose not to wallow in his own disappointment. He talked afterward about finding his old self recently, putting an element of joy back into his game that had gone missing while he coped with his wife and mother’s cancer battles and his own diagnosis of psoriatic arthritis last year. Nothing could be better than Mickelson being Mickelson again. “I haven’t been myself the last couple of years,” he said, cracking the door on his psyche. “I feel I’m getting back to playing the way I can.” Sunday was filled with classic Mickelson, both the brilliant Phil and the frustrating Phil. He wound up three behind Clarke and tied for second with Johnson, his best finish in 19 Open starts. Northern Ireland has won three majors — by three different Ulstermen—since Mickelson captured the 2010 Masters. It was Mickelson who pushed the fight Sunday, a welcome sight regardless of how it ended. Standing beside Clarke as the new champion waited to receive the Claret Jug early Sunday evening, Mickelson had an arm on his friend’s shoulder. And a smile on his face.

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THOMAS VOECKLER WEARS THE LEADER’S YELLOW JERSEY and reads a newspaper prior to the 15th stage of the Tour de France on Sunday in Montpellier, France.

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Voeckler keeps Tour lead but doubts chances MONTPELLIER, FRANCE — Thomas Voeckler stayed with the big Tour de France favorites in the mountains. He’s had the lead for six days. And no less a cycling connoisseur than Lance Armstrong thinks the Frenchman could be wearing the yellow jersey when the race ends July 24 in Paris. The biggest doubter is Voeckler himself. “I will fight, of course, but I mustn’t be dishonest,” Voeckler said after Sunday’s flat Stage 15, won by British sprint star Mark Cavendish. “I consider that I have zero percent chance of winning the Tour de France.” For many French fans, Voeckler has rekindled cautious optimism that cycling’s greatest prize could return home for the first time since 1985, the last of Bernard Hinault’s five victories. Voeckler’s retort: Don’t expect me to do it. “I don’t want to lie to the public,” he said. “Maybe it would make for good publicity, I don’t know, but it doesn’t interest me. ... I’m not going to announce to the French people that ‘I’m in yellow, I have a chance to win.’” Such humility has been virtually unheard of at cycling’s premier event in recent years. Riders like Armstrong or three-time champion Alberto Contador of Spain unabashedly bared their ambition from the outset. “It’s not a question of wanting. Everybody would like to win the Tour,” Voeckler said. “It’s true that since Bernard Hinault, the French people want a winner. I really sense it well.” Voeckler leads Frank Schleck of Luxembourg by 1 minute, 49 seconds, and Cadel Evans of Australia is third, 2:06 back. Schleck’s younger brother, Andy, is 2:15 behind in fourth, and Ivan Basso of Italy is fifth — 3:16 off the pace. Contador is seventh, four minutes behind.

NFL Judge expected in NY for talks Talks to end the NFL lockout will resume with the court-appointed mediator in New York today and could continue through Thursday, a person familiar with the negotiations told the Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP on Sunday on condition of anonymity, because the discussions are supposed to remain confidential. The mediator, U.S. Magistrate Judge Arthur Boylan, originally had ordered representatives of the league’s owners and players to meet with him Tuesday in Minneapolis. Now Boylan is expected to arrive in New York today to oversee talks aimed at ending the NFL’s first work stoppage since 1987. The owners have a special meeting set for Thursday in Atlanta, where they potentially could ratify a new deal — if one is reached by then.

Bengals RB Cedric Benson arrested AUSTIN, TEXAS — Running back Cedric Benson was released from jail Sunday following an arrest on an assault charge, the second year in a row he has gotten into trouble in his home state. Benson was a free agent after leading the Cincinnati Bengals in rushing each of the last three seasons. He hoped to stay with the Bengals and worked out with players in Cincinnati during the NFL’s lockout. Travis County sheriff’s spokesman Roger Wade said Benson was arrested in downtown Austin on a misdemeanor count of assault with bodily injury with family violence. Wade said Benson posted a $10,000 bond and was released just before 2 p.m.

MLB Mets’ Jose Reyes to make rehab start NEW YORK — Mets shortstop Jose Reyes will make a rehabilitation start for Class-A Brooklyn today before he is activated from the disabled list, possibly a day later. Reyes tested his strained left hamstring by running the bases Sunday before New York lost to the Philadelphia Phillies, 8-5. Manager Terry Collins announced the decision after the game. “I anticipate one rehab game,” Collins said. “Hopefully he’ll come out of it feeling good.” With general manager Sandy Alderson and Reyes’ agent, Peter Greenberg, looking on, the All-Star ran from home to first three times, first to third, second to home and home to second. Fans who arrived early chanted Reyes’ name as he ran all out, a big grin on his face. “I think we did enough running,” Reyes said. “I tested my legs in a lot of different ways. It is a relief. In the past I’ve had setbacks. I didn’t expect to run this quickly, but I’ve been working hard and doing treatment.” Leading the majors with a .354 batting average, Reyes has been out since July 3 and is eligible to come off the disabled list today — but the Mets want him to test his leg in a game. Collins apparently wanted Reyes to skip the rehab game but was overruled. The Mets are being extremely cautious with their electrifying leadoff hitter because he has a history of leg injuries.

GOLF Kirk gets first PGA Tour victory MADISON, MISS. — After a tap-in putt for a one-stroke victory at the Viking Classic, Chris Kirk picked up his ball, gave a nearly indiscernible fist pump and strode off the course like a man who’s done it a hundred times. Not exactly what you’d expect from a firsttime PGA Tour winner. “I gave a little bit of a fist pump, I think, didn’t I?” Kirk said grinning. “I don’t know. I made a three-inch putt to win. That’s not exactly an accomplishment. All the other shots I hit were pretty good, though.” They certainly were. Kirk, a 26-year-old rookie, shot a 4-under 68 to beat Tom Pernice Jr. and George McNeill by one stroke at Annandale Golf Club. It ended an impressive week for the Georgia graduate, who tied the tournament record with a 22-under performance over four rounds. Kirk had a one-stroke lead going into the final round and rarely flinched. He never trailed, breaking a tie with McNeill on No. 17 by hitting a 140-yard approach over water to within five feet of the hole for an easy birdie putt.

Knox shoots 66 to earn 1st win MAINEVILLE, OHIO — Russell Knox shot a 6under 66 to earn his first Nationwide Tour victory Sunday, beating Billy Hurley by three strokes at the Chiquita Classic. The Scot began the day with a one-stroke lead and was never challenged at TPC River’s Bend, finishing at 25-under 263. He moved from No. 27 to No. 5 on the season money list. The 25 top money-winners will earn PGA Tour cards for 2012. Hurley closed with six birdies on the back nine for a 64 and a career best finish. Brian Stuard (65) and Greg Owen (67) tied for third at 20 under. Chris Nallen posted the day’s best score, a 63 that moved him to 19 under and a tie for fifth with Josh Broadaway (69) and B.J. Staten (71).

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TODAY IN SPORTS

1927 — Ty Cobb of the Philadelphia Athletics doubles off the glove of Harry Heilmann for his 4,000th hit. 1970 — San Francisco’s Willie Mays gets career hit number 3,000 off Montreal’s Mike Wegener in the second inning. 1975 — The trial of Dave Forbes, the first pro athlete to be indicted for a crime committed during play, ends in a hung jury. 1987 — New York’s Don Mattingly ties Dale Long’s 31-year-old major-league record when he homers for the eighth consecutive game in the Yankees’ 7-2 loss to the Texas Rangers. 1993 — Greg Norman shoots a 64 on the final day to set a record with a 13-under 267 and wins the British Open. Norman wins by two strokes over defending champion Nick Faldo. 1996 — Shaquille O’Neal signs a sevenyear, $121 million contract with the Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers’ ticket price for the cheapest seats is increased from $9.50 to $21. 1999 — Jean Van de Velde’s triple bogey on the 72nd hole sets the stage for Paul Lawrie to become the first Scotsman to win the British Open in his native land since Tommy Armour in 1931. Lawrie, 10 strokes behind when the final round began, wins the four-hole playoff over Van de Velde and Justin Leonard, making birdies on the last two holes to complete the biggest comeback in a major. 1999 — David Cone dazzles the Montreal Expos, throwing the 14th perfect game in modern history to lead the New York Yankees to a 6-0 victory.

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Thome homer lifts Twins M I N N E A P O L I S ( A P ) — Jim Thome has been plagued by aches and pains for the better part of a decade. They just seem to be coming around a little more often in his 19th season. A strained oblique and bothersome toe injury on his left foot have slowed his chase of 600 career homers, but the Minnesota Twins are sticking with him for moments like the sixth inning on Sunday against Kansas City. With the game tied and his team in desperate need of a jolt, Thome hit his 596th home run to lift the Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Royals. Thome’s tiebreaking threerun drive off Felipe Paulino soared into the upper deck in right-center field, leaving him four shy of becoming the eighth player to hit 600 home runs. “It’s always special,” Thome said. “That feeling you want to kind of last forever. It went out, it put us ahead. And that’s No. 1.”

BOX SCORE Kansas City

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Jeff Francoeur homered and Melky Cabrera added two hits for the Royals. Paulino (13) struck out eight in seven innings, yielding four runs and seven hits.

Brian Duensing (7-7) gave up three runs and seven hits in 61⁄3 innings for the Twins, who started a crucial 12-game homestand by taking three of four from the Royals. After a relatively healthy season last year in which he hit 25 homers in 108 games, this one has been a tough one. He will turn 41 in August, and it’s getting tougher and tougher to get his body ready to grind out each at-bat. On a sweltering day where the heat index climbed past 110 degrees, Thome looked plenty loose when he sent a 32 pitch from Paulino an estimated 490 feet into the stands for a 4-1 lead. He also became the 11th player to hit 500 homers in the American League, according to STATS, LLC. “He’s had some injuries and we know we have to limit what you can do with him to keep him healthy,” Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said. “That was a big at-bat and it was one

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with, go ahead and do it,” Frankamp said of his reason for committing halfway through his high school career. “I used to follow (former KU/current NBA guard) Kirk Hinrich a lot. He was probably one of my favorite players. I’ve always liked the team in general, the players and coaches.” At this stage of his development, Frankamp is best known for his ability to shoot — and score. The slender guard, who, at the age of 5 scored 18 points in his first-ever Biddy Basketball League game, scored 25 points as a high school freshman in his Wichita City League debut (against state champion Heights). As a sophomore, North’s leading scorer hit 52 percent of his two-point tries, 46 percent of his threes and 89 percent of his free throws. “He was playing — and shooting — when he was 2, 3 years old,” said Frankamp’s

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Sunday’s Games Philadelphia 3, New England 0

Pablo Larrazabal, $47,126 Ryan Palmer, $47,126 Simon Khan, $36,296 Jeff Overton, $36,296 Gary Boyd, $36,296 Yuta Ikeda, $36,296 Robert Rock, $36,296 Trevor Immelman, $36,296 Spencer Levin, $28,533 Justin Rose, $28,533 K.J. Choi, $28,533 Kyle Stanley, $28,533 Gregory Bourdy, $23,552 Floris De Vries, $23,552 Jim Furyk, $23,552 a-Peter Uihlein Robert Allenby, $23,552 Richard McEvoy, $23,552 Paul Casey, $21,455 Rory Sabbatini, $21,455 Louis Oosthuizen, $21,455 Bill Haas, $20,568 Gregory Havret, $20,568 Ricky Barnes, $20,568 F. Andersson Hed, $20,568 Stephen Gallacher, $20,568 Bo Van Pelt, $20,568 Matthew Millar, $19,842 Joost Luiten, $19,842 Mark Wilson, $19,842 Paul Lawrie, $19,438 Edoardo Molinari, $19,438 Henrik Stenson, $19,196 Harrison Frazar, $19,035 Kenneth Ferrie, $18,874 Jung-Gon Hwang, $18,712

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mistake. That’s what those British Open Wednesday New England at D.C. United, 6:30 p.m. guys do. You make one mis- Sunday At Royal St. George’s Golf Club FC Dallas at Toronto FC, 7 p.m. take and he’s going to put it in Sandwich, England New York at Colorado, 8:30 p.m. Columbus at Los Angeles, 9:30 p.m. the seats. That’s why he’s got Purse: $7.97 million Yardage: 7,211; Par: 70 Vancouver at San Jose, 9:30 p.m. that many home runs.” Money winnings based on $1.61 to the British Saturday FC Dallas at New York, 5 p.m. Francoeur came back with Pound ateur) Portland at Columbus, 7 p.m. a two-run shot of his own in (Fain-aam l Toronto FC at Sporting Kansas City, 7:30 p.m. the top of the seventh, but Darren Clarke, $1,451,830 68-68-69-70—275 New England at Colorado, 8 p.m. Phil Mickelson, $689,617 70-69-71-68—278 San Jose at Real Salt Lake, 9 p.m. Glen Perkins pitched a perfect Dustin Johnson, $689,617 70-68-68-72—278 Houston at Chivas USA, 9:30 p.m. eighth and Joe Nathan, who Thomas Bjorn, $419,416 65-72-71-71—279 Chad Campbell, $293,054 69-68-74-69—280 resumed his closer role when Anthony Kim, $293,054 72-68-70-70—280 Matt Capps began to struggle, Rickie Fowler, $293,054 70-70-68-72—280 Raphael Jacquelin, $209,708 74-67-71-69—281 picked up his fifth save of the Sergio Garcia, $168,304 70-70-74-68—282 Lenox Industrial Tools 301 season. Simon Dyson, $168,304 68-72-72-70—282 Sunday Love III, $168,304 70-68-72-72—282 At New Hampshire Motor Speedway It was a tough loss for Pauli- Davis Steve Stricker, $126,362 69-71-72-71—283 Loudon, N.H. no, who has pitched well since Martin Kaymer, $126,362 68-69-73-73—283 Lap length: 1.058 miles (Start position in parentheses) Lucas Glover, $126,362 66-70-73-74—283 joining the Royals at the end 1. (1) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 301 laps, 140.2 George Coetzee, $109,694 69-69-72-74—284 of May. Paulino hit 97 mph on Richard Green, $90,336 70-71-73-71—285 rating, 48 points, $268,050. 2. (2) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 301, 127.1, 43, Charl Schwartzel, $90,336 71-67-75-72—285 the Target Field radar gun. He Y.E. Yang, $90,336 71-69-73-72—285 $210,633. only walked one hitter, an Fredrik Jacobson, $90,336 3. (14) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 301, 100.4, 41, 70-70-73-72—285 66-74-72-73—285 $170,675. intentional pass for Joe Webb Simpson, $90,336 Zach Johnson, $90,336 72-68-71-74—285 4. (16) Joey Logano, Toyota, 301, 99.5, 41, Mauer, who had two hits and Tom Watson, $72,054 72-70-72-72—286 $119,025. Tom Lehman, $72,054 71-67-73-75—286 5. (28) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 301, 93.7, an RBI. Hansen, $72,054 69-69-72-76—286 40, $151,236. “We’re at the point where Anders Rory McIlroy, $62,913 71-69-74-73—287 6. (10) Kasey Kahne, Toyota, 301, 110.3, 39, 69-70-73-75—287 $122,158. one mistake kills us,” Royals Adam Scott, $62,913 Angel Jimenez, $62,913 66-71-72-78—287 7. (23) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 301, 69.4, 37, manager Ned Yost said. Miguel Ryan Moore, $56,863 69-74-76-69—288 $126,945. “We’re just walking a thin line. Charles Howell III, $56,863 71-70-73-74—288 8. (13) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 301, 88.2, 36, Cink, $47,126 70-71-77-71—289 $95,350. Just keep battling through it. Stewart Jason Day, $47,126 71-70-76-72—289 9. (22) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 301, 74.9, 36, 75-68-74-72—289 $121,541. We’re getting better. We’ve Gary Woodland, $47,126 Seung-Yul Noh, $47,126 69-72-75-73—289 10. (4) Kurt Busch, Dodge, 301, 118, 35, just got to keep trudging a-Tom Lewis 65-74-76-74—289 $128,125. Bubba Watson, $47,126 69-72-74-74—289 through it.” 11. (7) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 301, 110.3, 34,

Clarke “I’m a bit of a normal bloke, aren’t I?” Clarke said, the claret jug at his side. “I like to go to the pub and have a pint, fly home, buy everybody a drink, just normal. There’s not many airs and graces about me. I was a little bit more difficult to deal with in my earlier years, and I’ve mellowed some. Just a little bit. But I’m just a normal guy playing golf, having a bit of fun.” He was extraordinary at Royal St. George’s. A cigarette curled under his fingers as he barreled down the fairways, Clarke held off brief challenges from Phil Mickelson and Dustin Johnson and held up under the pressure until no one could catch him. Mickelson, who needed only seven holes to made up a f ive-shot def icit, stepped aside by missing too many short putts. Johnson, in the final group of a major for the third time in the last six, made another blunder with a major at stake. This time, he was two shots behind on the par-5 14th, tried to lay up with a 2-iron and hit it out-of-bounds to make double bogey. They shared second place, stretching the American drought to six straight majors without winning. Despite meaningless bogeys on the last two holes, Clarke closed with an evenpar 70. “Pretty amazing right now,” Clarke said. “It’s been a dream since I’ve been a kid to win the Open, like any kid’s dream is, and I’m able to do it, which just feels incredible.” Northern Ireland had gone 63 years — since Fred Daly in the 1947 British Open — without winning a major. Now it has three of the last six.

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UNITED STATES PLAYERS REACT after their Women’s World Cup final loss to Japan on Sunday in Frankfurt, Germany.

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104th minute of overtime to give the Americans a 2-1 lead, Homare Sawa flicked in a corner kick in the 117th to tie it. It was the fifth goal of the tournament for Sawa, who was playing in her fifth World Cup. “We ran and ran,” Sawa said. “We were exhausted, but we kept running.” The Americans had beaten Brazil on penalty kicks in a quarterfinal, but they didn’t have the same touch Sunday. Give Kaihori credit for some of that. Shannon Boxx took the f irst U.S. shot, and it banged off Kaihori’s right leg as she dove. After Aya Miyama made her penalty, Carli Lloyd stepped up and sent her shot soaring over the crossbar. As the crowd gasped, Lloyd covered her mouth in dismay. Solo saved Japan’s next

shot, but Kaihori made an impressive two-handed save on a shot by Tobin Heath. “This is a team effort,” Kaihori said. “In the penalty shootout I just had to believe in myself and I was very confident.” Solo came up with a save, and Wambach buried her penalty kick. But Japan need to make just one more, and Saki Kumagai did. “It’s tough to do two rounds of penalties,” Wambach said. “The keeper knows in a lot of ways where we’re going to go. She made some great saves.” It’s been 12 years since the United States has won the World Cup, and this team was certain they were the ones to break the drought. They’d needed to beat Italy in a twogame playoff just to get into the World Cup, then lost two games in a three-month span, an unusual “bad streak” for the defending Olympic champions. After easy wins in their first two games in Germany, the

Self, Kruger to attend Illini alumni event CHAMPAIGN, ILL. — Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self and Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger will attend University of Illinois hoops alumni weekend events in early August, the university has dad, Marty, who is Wichita North’s junior varsity coach. “I think he’s obviously a really good shooter. He can get his shot any time he wants. He’s getting better on defense. As he gets stronger, he gets better. “I think he’s actually a better passer than scorer, (but) he has to score so much for us, that’s what people know him as. I think he’s an all-around guard who can play the 1 or the 2. He obviously has to get bigger and stronger and work on his defense. Most kids that are younger need to work on that.” Frankamp works with a personal strength and conditioning coach — Marty’s former basketball teammate at Coffeyville Community College, Roy Birch. Marty, meanwhile, is Con-

announced. Self will attend a reception on Aug. 5 honoring his 2001 and 2002 U of I Big Ten championship teams. Former Illini coach Kruger will attend an alumni game on Aug. 6. ner’s personal hoops coach in the gym. On most days, the goal is for Conner to make between 300 and 400 shots before hitting the showers. “I think to be as good as you can be, you have to put in extra work,” Conner Frankamp said. “I have a lot to improve on. I have to keep working hard on everything.” He’s happy to do that while hoping to lead North to a state title or two the next two seasons. Then it’s off to his favorite university. “This is a relief to have a dream come true and just happiness that it is actually happening,” Frankamp said. ●

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Americans lost to Sweden — their first loss ever in World Cup group play. But they rallied with one of the most riveting finishes ever in a World Cup game — men’s or women’s — against Brazil in the quarterfinals. Down a player for almost an hour and on the verge of making their earliest exit ever from a major tournament, Wambach’s magnif icent, leaping header in the 122nd minute tied the game. The Americans beat Brazil on penalty kicks and, just like that, a nation was hooked. Hollywood celebrities, pro athletes, even folks who don’t know a bicycle kick from a Schwinn were captivated by the U.S. women and charmed by their grit and can-do attitude that is uniquely — proudly — American. Even President Barack Obama was a fan, taking to Twitter himself on Sunday morning to wish the team well. Tahoe Celebrity “Sorry I can’t be there to see Sunday you play, but I’ll be cheering SAttaEtedlgineew,oNoedvT. ahoe Golf Course you on from here. Let’s go. — Purse: $600,000 Yardage: 6,865; Par 72 BO.” (a-amateur)

Final Round Note: Scoring is by the Modified Stableford system; Double Eagle: 10 points; Hole-in-One: 8 points; Eagle: 6 points; Birdie: 3 points; Par: 1 point; Bogey: 0 points; Double Bogey: (-2) points. Jack Wagner, $125,000 80 a-Tony Romo 77 Jeremy Roenick, $32,500 66 Chris Chandler, $32,500 66 a-Oliver Hudson 62 Rick Rhoden, $17,579 61 Dan Quinn, $13,535 56 Vince Coleman, $13,535 56 John Smoltz, $10,920 54 Mark Rypien, $10,170 51 a-Joe Sakic 50 Vinny Del Negro, $6,864 50 Ken Whisenhunt, $6,674 49 Billy Joe Tolliver, $6,674 49 Jerry Rice, $6,494 47 a-John Elway 47 Alfonso Ribeiro, $6314 46 Bret Saberhagen, $6,314 46 Sterling Sharpe, $6,179 45 Marshall Faulk, $6,044 44 Mike Modano, $6,044 44 Joe Carter, $5,909 41 Tim Brown, $5,639 40 a-Michael Jordan 40 a-Ray Allen 40 Brett Hull, $5,639 40 a-Mark Mulder 40

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BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Placed DH Vladimir Guerrero on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 11. Optioned RHP Mitch Atkins to Norfolk (IL) and LHP Pedro Viola to Bowie (EL). Recalled OF Matt Angle and LHP Troy Patton from Norfolk (IL). CLEVELAND INDIANS—Recalled RHP Jeanmar Gomez from Columbus (IL). Optioned OF Shelley Duncan to Columbus. MINNESOTA TWINS—Placed RHP Scott Baker on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 7. Optioned INF Matt Tolbert to Rochester (IL). Recalled LHP Chuck James and selected the contract of LHP Scott Diamond from Rochester. NEW YORK YANKEES—Recalled OF Chris Dickerson from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Optioned OF Greg Golson to Scranton/WilkesBarre. National League HOUSTON ASTROS—Placed INF Matt Downs on the paternity leave list. Purchased the contract of LHP Wesley Wright from Oklahoma City (PCL). PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Promoted INF Josh Rodriguez from Altoona (EL) to Indianapolis (IL). SAN DIEGO PADRES—Recalled INF Everth Cabrera from Tucson (PCL). Placed INF Jason Bartlett on the paternity leave list. Sent LHP Joe Thatcher to Lake Elsinore (Cal) on a rehab assignment. WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Optioned INF Brian Bixler to Syracuse (IL). SOCCER Major League Soccer SPORTING KANSAS CITY—Acquired M Jeferson from Vasco da Gama (Brazil).

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Sunday At TC Weissenhof Stuttgart, Germany Purse: $642,000 (WT250) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles Championship Juan Carlos Ferrero, Spain, def. Pablo Andujar, Spain, 6-4, 6-0.

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Sunday At Bastad Tennis Stadiun Bastad, Sweden Purse: $642,000 (WT250) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles Championship Robin Soderling (1), Sweden, def. David Ferrer (2), Spain, 6-2, 6-2.

World Team

Sunday’s Match Kansas City 21, Springfield 13, OT Today’s Matches St. Louis at Boston, 6 p.m. Newport Beach at Philadelphia, 6 p.m. Sacramento at Washington, 6 p.m. Kansas City at New York, 6:30 p.m.

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Sunday long time. “Ever since I could At Montpellier, France walk, I grew up loving it,” he 15th Stage 119.6-mile flat stage along the Mediterranean said of basketball. “I practice S ea from Limoux to Montpellier every day to see where it takes 1. Mark Cavendish, Britain, HTC-Highroad, 4 me.” ... In discussing his 52hours, 20 minutes, 24 seconds. 2. Tyler Farrar, United States, Garmin-Cervelo, point game, he said: “It was same time. pretty crazy, surreal. It would 3. Alessandro Petacchi, Italy, Lampre-ISD, same time. have been a lot better if we 4. Daniel Oss, Italy, Liquigas-Cannondale, won.” ... Frankamp was temptsame time. 5. Jose Joaquin Rojas, Spain, Movistar, same ed to commit to KU on his time. unofficial visit. “When I left 6. Ben Swift, Britain, Sky Procycling, same campus, I was pretty sure I was time. 7. Gerald Ciolek, Germany, Quick Step, same going to go there. Just being in time. there (Allen Fieldhouse) is 8. Tony Gallopin, France, Cofidis, same time. 9. Francisco Ventoso, Spain, Movistar, same amazing. It seemed like the time. place for me to be. Coach Self 10. Sebastien Hinault, France, AG2R La Mondiale, same time. is a great guy, great coach as Overall Standings well. He knows how to win and (After 15 stages) 1. Thomas Voeckler, France, Europcar, 65 I think that is very important in hours, 24 minutes, 34 seconds. determining where I want to 2. Frank Schleck, Luxembourg, Leopard-Trek, go.” ... Conner’s older brother, 1:49. 3. Cadel Evans, Australia, BMC, 2:06. Kevin, played at both Wichita 4. Andy Schleck, Luxembourg, Leopard-Trek, Trinity Academy and Wichita Women’s World Cup 2:15. T H I R D P L A C E 5. Ivan Basso, Italy, Liquigas-Cannondale, 3:16. North. ... The Frankamps will 6. Samuel Sanchez, Spain, Euskaltel-Euskadi, officially celebrate Conner’s SAat tSuirndsahyeim, Germany 3:44. 7. Alberto Contador, Spain, Saxo Bank Sweden 2, France 1 commitment at dinner tonight Sungard, 4:00. out on the town. “We usually go CHAMPIONSHIP 8. Damiano Cunego, Italy, Lampre-ISD, 4:01. to Olive Garden or P.F. Chang’s Sunday 9. Tom Danielson, United States, GarminA t F r a n k f u r t Cervelo, 5:46. or somewhere like that. Con10. Kevin De Weert, Belgium, Quick Step, 6:18. Japan 2, United States 2, Japan won 3-1 on ner was kind of nervous (Satur- penalty kicks day before calling Self) and not Golden Ball Winners very hungry so we went to WWC Winners of the Golden Ball as top player at the Freddy’s. We’ll probably go out Women’s World Cup: WNBA Sunday’s Games 2011—Homare Sawa, Japan (tonight) ... now he can relax a New York 88, Tulsa 57 2007—Marta, Brazil bit,” his dad said ... Frankamp Connecticut 76, Indiana 71 2003—Birgit Prinz, Germany Washington 89, Los Angeles 85, OT 1999—Sun Wen, China attended KU’s Elite camp two Today’s Game 1995—Hege Riise, Norway summers ago. 1991—Carin Jennings, United States San Antonio at Los Angeles, 9:30 p.m.


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SYSTEMS ENGINEER Mediaphormedia, an award-winning commercial software company based in Lawrence, Kansas, is growing! We need another Systems Administrator/ Engineer to help us as we virtualize and expand our current server deployment. Inspired by the DevOps movement, we are looking for someone comfortable with both administering Unix/ Linux and writing solid code. You will help develop systems automation tools to provision and deploy new servers as needed and to continuously integrate new software releases. You will monitor existing systems and rapidly respond to runtime issues. You will work closely with our application developers to help solve complex problems in scaling our services.

The World Company, a forward-thinking media company in Lawrence, Kansas has an opening for a Digital Imaging Specialist. Specialist will be responsible for the nightly production of electronic newspaper pages to be generated for printing of the World Company print products and commercial projects. Shift hours will vary slightly based on workload , but must be available to work from 4 p.m. to 3 a.m. Monday-Friday. Periodic overtime is required. Successful candidates will have at least one year experience with In-Design, Quark, Adobe Acrobat, and Photoshop in Mac format with ability to troubleshoot and correct electronic files; strong attention to detail; and can handle multiple projects under demanding deadlines. Previous newspaper prepress experience is preferred. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs, stand for long periods of time and frequently bend and twist. We offer an excellent benefits package including health, dental, 401k, paid time off and the opportunity to live and work in a desirable Midwestern community. Background check, preemployment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to hrapplications@ljworld.com. EOE

The ideal candidate will be: • proficient with Unix, Linux or Solaris administration experience • proficient coding experience with languages like Python and Ruby • Apache/Nginx and database configuration experience • a passion for open source software • ability to work well on a team • excellent communication skills

DIGITAL EDITOR The World Company, a fast-paced, multi-media organization in Lawrence, Kansas, is looking for a Digital Editor to facilitate the use of social media applications and methods to support and increase user engagement. Editor will: • On a daily basis, look at a story and, in collaboration with other editors and reporters, provide ideas for how that story can best be approached on digital platforms, to include online, on mobile and via social media.

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• experience developing applications with the Django web development framework • managed and scaled web applications with apache, nginx, varnish, memcache, and other related applications • managed deployment of software and servers with fabric, chef, or puppet • solid experience with cloud services: Amazon Web Services, EC2, S3, CloudFront, and related services • PostgreSQL DBA experience • contributed to the open-source community or devops movement

• Build and manage respective communities on LJWorld.com and related sites, including monitoring and moderating comments.

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• Monitor social media avenues to include both broadcasting of major headlines and news as well as encourage interaction among fans and followers. • Train staff on digital tools as needed. • Monitor and ensure the quality and quantity of video content. • Prioritize and arrange online content to boost traffic and audience engagement while monitoring long-term traffic trends.

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1BR/loft style - $495/mo. Pool - Fitness Center -On-Site Laundry - Water & Trash Pd.

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Furnished 3 & 4BR Apts Leasing for August 2011 W/D included Ride the Meadowbrook Bus to KU

Townhomes

1, 2, 3BRs NW-SW-SE $375 to $900/mo. No pets. Available now. Please call for more info 785-423-5828 2BR with loft, 2 bath, 1 car garage, fenced yard, FP, 3719 Westland Pl. $790/mo. Avail. Aug. 1. 785-842-8428

Ask about our 2-Person Special 785-842-4455

2BR, 1 bath, 2100 Haskell. Some with study. $550 $650/mo. Available Now & August. Call 785-842-7644

See Current Availability, Photos & Floor plans on Our Website

2BR, 15th/Wakarusa, new in 2005. 2 bath, 2 car, gas FP, appls., W/D, patio. $850/mo. + deposit. Call 636-443-9522

LAUREL GLEN APTS

2BR, 2 bath, fireplace, CA, W/D hookups, 2 car with opener. Easy access to I-70. Includes paid cable. Pets under 20 lbs. allowed Call 785-842-2575 www.princeton-place.com

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Also, Check out our Luxury 1-3BR Apts. & Town Homes! Garages - Pool - Fitness Center

Fall Leasing for

2 & 3BR units

1 & 2 Bedrooms

w/electric only, no gas some with W/D included

Quiet, great location on KU bus route, no pets, W/D in all units. 785-842-5227 www.villa26lawrence.com

Income restrictions apply Students welcome Sm. Dog Welcome EOH

Move-in Specials!

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3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st 2BR — 1017 Illinois. 2 story, floor, 1 bath. Avail. Aug. No 1 bath, CA, DW. $570/mo. pets. $680/mo. 785-841-5797 No pets. Call 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com www.rentinlawrence.com 3BR - 2121 Inverness, 2 2BR — 1030 Ohio. upstairs story, 2.5 bath, CA, DW, or downstairs, CA. $550 W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 pet per month. No pets. Call ok. $940/mo. 785-841-5797 785-841-5797 3BR — 2325 Yale, 2 story, 2 2BR — 1313 E. 25th Terrace, bath, CA, W/D hookup, DW, 1 story, DW, W/D hookup. FP, 2 car garage, no pets. $480/mo. 785-841-5797. No $800/mo. Call 785-841-5797 pets. www.rentinlawrence.com 3BR lovely home Great for 2BR — 2406 Alabama, bldg. Family. 1028 Ohio, near KU/ 10, 2 story, 1.5 bath, CA, downtown. $1,350/mo. with DW, W/D hookup, garage, Low utils. Has study, appls. $730. No pets. 785-841-5797 & parking. 785-979-6830 2BR — 2412 Alabama in 4-plex. 1 bath, CA, washer & dryer. No pets. $470/mo. Call 785-841-5797 2BR - 3503 W. 7th Court, 2 story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage, 1 pet ok. $650/mo. 785-841-5797 2BR — 3506 Harvard, in 4plex, bilevel, W/D hookup, DW, $420. 785-841-5797. No pets. www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR — 719-725 W. 25th, In 4plex, CA, W/D hookup, offst. parking. $410-$420/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 810 E. 14th, in 4-plex, W/D hookups, DW, 1 pet ok. $430/mo. 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, 1st floor, DW. $490/month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR - 940 Tennessee, 2nd floor, 1 bath, laundry, DW, CA. $610/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR avail. now, very nice & quiet, W/D. No pets. $585/mo. 785-423-1565

$800 OFF

Parkway Townhomes

3520 W. 22nd, Lawrence West side location, next to Hyvee and Alvamar. Large 2BR, 2 bath, W/D, Pool, & fitness center. Newer construction.

785 - 843-4300

PARKWAY 4000

• 2 Bedroom, 2 bath • 2 car garage w/opener • W/D hookups • New kitchen appliances • Maintenance free 785-832-0555/785-766-2722

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes

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1, 2, & 3BR Luxury Apts.

2BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage.

Walk-in closets, W/D, DW, fitness center, pool, more 700 Comet Ln. 785-832-8805

2BR, 2406 Alabama, 8C. 1.5 baths, kitchen appls. $625/ mo. Avail. August 1st. Call Heritage Realty 785-841-1412

Call for Specials!

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Chase Court Apts. 1 & 2 Bedrooms

Campus Location, W/D, Pool, Gym, Small Pet OK 1/2 Off August Rent & Security Deposit Special! 785-843-8220 chasecourt@sunflower.com

2BR for 1BR Price! Quiet, large, appls., CA, pool, bus route, more. No smoking, no pets. $415/mo. 785-841-6868

Now leasing for FALL 2011

2BR for Aug. leases. Next to KU, Jayhawk Apts. 1130 W. 11th St. No pets. $575 $600/mo. Call 785-556-0713

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LUXURY LOFTS

New Studio, 1, & 2 BRs Under construction at 901 New Hampshire 785-830-8800

DOWNTOWN LOFT

Studio Apartments 600 sq. ft., $675/mo. No pets allowed Call Today 785-841-6565

advanco@sunflower.com 2BR lower in 4-plex 858 Highland, 1 block east 9th & Iowa. Quiet, clean, DW. Studios - 951 Arkansas, all $485. No pets. 785-371-4343 elect., AC, laundry on site, plenty of parking, built-in 2BR units: $400-$600/mo. In- bed & desk, $395/mo. No come restrictions. Tenants pets. Call 785-841-5797 to Homeowners Call 785842-5494. Apply at: www. Studios — 1244 Ohio, all tenants-to-homeowners.org elect., AC, laundry on site, off street parking, $410/mo. 2BR, 1425 Kentucky - near No pets. 785-841-5797 KU, 1 bath, stackable W/D, off-st. parking, $750/mo. Studios — 2400 Alabama, all 1st mo. FREE! 785-766-2722 elect., plenty of parking, AC, laundry. $390, water/cable paid. No pets. 785-841-5797

Avalon Apartments 901 Avalon

2BR, 900 sq. ft., balcony, Heat & water paid, Easy walk to school or downtown, $630/mo., $300 deposit.

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Studio — 1414 Tennessee, in older house, 2nd floor, AC. $380 per month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 Studios - 1708 W. 5th, all elect, plenty of parking, AC, laundry. $410. water/cable paid. No pets. 785-841-5797

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1st Class, Pet Friendly Houses & Apts.

www.vintagemgmt.com 785-842-1069 2/3BR, 1 bath rancher, N. Lawrence. Nice, new stove & refrig. Aug. 1st. $735/mo. + deposit. 785-841-1284 2BR, 1 bath - Secluded, large country home, natural gas. No smoking. 1 sm. dog ok. Avail. soon. 785-838-9009 Great Alvamar location 4000 Crossgate Ct. 2BR, 2 bath, lg. double garage, all appls., open floor plan, & lawn care. Avail. Aug. 1. $850/mo. Call 785-842-7073 2BR, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, 1 car garage. $750 /mo. Refs./security deposit required. Call 785-749-3840 3BR, $795/mo. 1 bath, CA, W/D hookups, 1 car with opener. Security Deposit & Refs. required. 785-749-3840

3BR, 2 bath Condo near KU Campus. $800/mo. + elec3BR, 1 bath, 2641 Maverick 2859 Four Wheel Drive tric. W/D included. Avail. Amazing 2BR, tranquil inti- Ln. CA, W/D hookup, garAugust 1st. 785-550-4544 mate setting, free stand- age. Remodeled. $795/mo. ing townhome w/ court- $400 deposit. 785-842-7644 Downtown & Campus yard, cathedral ceilings, & 3BR, 1606 W. 2nd St. near 3 Bedroom Apartments skylights, & W/D. only 1 I-70 & hospital. 1 Bath, CA, 1133 Kentucky St., Lawrence available. Most residents kitchen appls., fenced yard, 785-749-7744 professionals. Pets okay. 1 car. NO PETS! Avail. Aug. 1. $750/mo. 785-832-9906 3BR, 2 bath apt., near KU, Water & trash paid. $750/mo. 785-842-5227 on bus route. Has W/D, balcony with a view. $750/ www.villa26lawrence.com 3BR, 1624 Harper. 1 bath, kitchen appls. $650/mo. mo. Call Luke 913-669-0854 Available August 1st. Call Saddlebrook Heritage Realty 785-841-1412 Apartments, Houses & 625 Folks Rd., 785-832-8200 Duplexes. 785-842-7644 2BR, 2 bath, 1 car garage. 3BR, 813 Crestline Ct. CA, 1 ———————————————————————————————————— www.GageMgmt.com bath, garage, fenced yard. ————Overland Pointe Avail. Aug. $800/mo. ½ off Deposit. Call 785-842-7644 5245 Overland Dr.785-832-8200

Duplexes 1BR duplex near E. K-10 access. Stove, refrig., off-st. parking. 1 yr. lease. $410/ mo. No pets. 785-841-4677 2BR - Older means more space! Split-level means more privacy! August. CA, W/D hookup, central locale. $575/mo. Call 785-841-4201 2BR on cul-de-sac, CA, W/D hookup, patio, large yard. $650/mo. 1301A Michigan Way. Call 785-691-7400

2BR, 2 bath, FP, refrig., DW, 2BR — 1214 Tennessee. In 4- W/D, microwave, & 2 car. plex. 1 bath, DW, CA. $450 / $925/mo. 3516 Field Stone mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 Ct., Lawrence. 913-484-6155 www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR, vaulted ceiling, loft, 2BR - 1344 New Jersey, 1 skylight, CA, W/D hookup, story, 1 bath, CA, DW, 1 pet off-st. parking. $650/mo. 441 ok. $510/mo. 785-841-5797 Michigan St. 785-691-7400 www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR, 1110 W. 29th Terr. 1 car, 2BR - 415 W. 17th, laundry appls., W/D hookup. $595 + on site, wood floors, off-st. utils. Yr. lease. NO PETS! parking, CA. No pets. $550/ 785-843-2584, 785-764-3197 mo. Water pd. 785-841-5797 3BRs avail. Aug. - 1623 & 1621 2BR - 426 Minnesota, in 4- Kentucky. Lg. units, CA, full plex, 2nd floor, 1 pet ok. bsmt., W/D, off-st. parking. $430/month. 785-841-5797 $675/mo. Call 785-843-4587 www.rentinlawrence.com 2 & 3BR Duplexes Avail. Now 2BR - 932 1/2 Rhode Island, 1-2 bath, 1 car, patios, 2nd floor, CA, 1 bath, $560/ all appls, personal W/D. mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 $650-$850/mo. 785-766-1677 www.rentinlawrence.com www.dutcherproperties.com

3BR, large Victorian. Quiet neighborhood — corner lot on 7th/Ohio. Walk 2 blocks to downtown. Lg. living areas, wood floors, huge BRs, 2 full baths, CA, W/D hookups, DW, fenced yard. $1,140/mo. Avail. Aug. Call 785-749-3981, 785-979-3705

2BRs from $550 - $800/mo. 4BR farmhouse $975/mo. 785-832-8728 / 785-331-5360 www.lawrencepm.com 3624 W. 7th St. - 3BR, 2 bath, all kitchen ameniLUXURY LIVING AT ties, bsmt., 2 car garage, AFFORDABLE PRICES $1,250/mo. 785-841-8744

RANCH WAY TOWNHOMES on Clinton Pkwy.

2BR — in 4-plex, CA. Locations at: 909 Missouri, 1305 Kentucky, or 424 Wisconsin. $410 - $460/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

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Townhomes

4BR, 3 bath, huge, over 1, 2, & 3BR townhomes avail. in Cooperative. Units 2,200 sq.ft. DW, W/D. Avail. Aug. $1,200. Near KU -2508 starting at $412 - $485/mo. University Dr. 785-842-8335 Water, trash, sewer paid. FIRST MONTH FREE! Apartments, Houses & Back patio, CA, hard wood Duplexes. 785-842-7644 floors, full bsmt., stove, www.GageMgmt.com refrig., W/D hookup, garbage disposal, Reserved parking. On site management & maintenance. 24 hr. emergency maintenance. Membership & Equity Fee Required. 785-842-2545 (Equal Housing Opportunity)

3BR, 2 bath, $820-$840 2BR, 1 bath, $750/mo. Half Off Deposit

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Awesome SUMMER SALE!!

$200 off on 2BRs! $400 off on 4BRs! Call for even more specials . . . 785-841-8400 SUNRISE VILLAGE & PLACE 660 Gateway & 837 Michigan

3BR — 1130 Highland, 1 bath, 1 story, CA, W/D hookup, DW, garage. $900. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

Tonganoxie

Aluminum 20” iMac, 4th Gen 16gb iPod Nano, HP C7280 Printer/ Copier/ Scanner/Fax, Apple USB 913-417-7200, 785-841-4935 Kbd., Logitech MX Performance Wireless Mouse. $999, w/local de3BR Townhome on quiet liv. cul-de-sac. Has a garage. No pets. $800/month. Call Call Brian at 785-542-3240, 785-865-8951

W/D hookups, Pets OK

GREAT SPECIALS Cedar Hill Apts.

785-2 218-9075

Office Space

Toshiba 2655XDVD satellite Office available downtown, laptop in good condition. 1 room, completely new. $80. Eves. 785-840-4006 or email includes utilities. $300/mo. please ulyciana@hotmail.com Call 785-842-7337

Available August 1 2BRs - $200 OFF 4BRs - $400 OFF

Boats-Water Craft BOAT DOCK & LOTS AT PERRY LAKE $13,000 for 3 adjacent lots totaling .95 acre with private, covered dock. Rural water district, sewer. Hickory Acres subdivision. For location Google map “Hickory Point Rd, Meriden, KS”. Address is 6238 Hickory Point Rd, Meriden, KS. Call 785-580-3478. DO NOT EMAIL!

Some brand new. 2.5 - 4 bath. Close to Clinton Lake, K-10, & turnpike. Pets ok with pet deposit. Development has a pool. www.garberprop.com

Chevrolet 2010 Malibu’s 32 mpg hwy, nicely equip’d. Like new throughout with remainder of 5yr/100,000 mile factory warranty. 6 available price as low as $15,774.00 1.9% apr financing available. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Ford 2005 Mustang LX pony, red w/black stripes, automatic, spinner wheels, kenwood touch audio only 85406 miles, priced to sell only $11,988

XBox, original, with infared All American Auto Mart DVD remote. $40. For more Family Boat - 19’ Baja, 190 1200 East Santa Fe info. 785-550-7529 hp inboard-outboard moOlathe KS 66061 785-841-4785 tor, 60+ hours. Comes with www.aaamkc.com Furniture canapy, tandem trailer, Call 888-239-5723 Today. skis, more. Asking $6,400. Office space - Prime space Black Futon with oak arm- Call 785-259-1507 avail. 9th & Mississippi. rests. $100. Call Ford 1999 Taurus St Wagon. Newly remodeled, 875 sq. 816-289-5332 Silver - wheels - fully load. ft. $850/mo. 785-218-1022 CHEVY 2008 IMPALA FWD RV's 106K. $3,500. 785-749-5692. LT Leather heated seats, Blue Recliner Sofa. 7ft ABS, rear spoiler, alloy Retail & long. Good condition. $100. 1997 Beaver Patriot York- wheels, On Star, GM cerCommercial Space Call 816-289-5332. town 40’ Diesel Pusher. 58,000 miles. 425 HP CAT. tified, XM radio and afClean, currently fordable only $16,995.00 1311 Wakarusa - office Burgundy Recliner. Good Super STK#18910 space available. 200 sq. ft. condition. $60. Call stored inside. $38,500. Call Dale Willey 785-843-5200 785-691-5266 for more inGET YOUR CAR COVERED - 6,000 sq. ft. For details 816-289-5332. www.dalewilleyauto.com quiries. From the tires to the roof call 785-842-7644 from Bumper to Bumper. Chairs: (4) kitchen chairs, Fifth Wheel RV: 2002 Jayco 0% FINANCING AVAILAbrown, on rollers, $40. Eagle. Take your home Office/Warehouse BLE on all service 785-550-7529 with you winter or sumcotnracts. NO CREDIT for lease: 800 Comet Lane mer. 29.5 feet with 2 Slide CHECKS! CALL FOR DEapproximately 8,000 sq.ft. TAILS. 785-843-5200 ASK building perfect for serv- Consign & Design now outs. $14,000. Will sell as FOR ALLEN ice or contracting busi- open, 925 Iowa, Ste. L, fur- package with 2001 Chevy ness. Has large overhead niture, decor, antiques, ac- Silverado 8.1 liter gasoline cents, currently accepting engine, extended cab, long doors and plenty of work consignments by appoint- bed, 4 wheel drive. and storage room. ment. 785-856-9595 email ($22,000 combined) Many Bob Sarna 785-841-7333 Chevy 2007 Malibu LS, Lori@consignLawrence.com. extras, including hitch. one owner, 4cyl, great Call 785 594-2781 Owner is gas mileage, great finanmotivated and summer Mattress Sets: Factory reGM CERTIFIED is not like ce terms available, only jects, new in plastic. Save awaits. any other Dealer backed $11,977. stk#18647A up to 70%. All sizes. warranty. Don’t let other Dale Willey 785-843-5200 785-766-6431 dealers tell you any difwww.dalewilleyauto.com ferent. DALE WILLEY AUTOMOTIVE IS the only Round Oak Table, 4 chairs dealer in Lawrence that with arms, blue material, GM Certifies their cars. $85. Call 785-766-8457 after Lawrence COME SEE THE DIFFER5PM. ENCE! CALL FOR DEFor Sale by Owner TAILS. 785-843-5200 Rug: Navy Area rug/floral $78,000. ASK FOR ALLEN edges. 10 by 13 ft. $100. Antiques-Classic Priced low to sell quickly! Call 816-289-5332

Office Space Available

at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy.

1319 SUNCHASE DR, Lawrence, KS 66044

Call Chuck or Dana Towle 785-845-8999 (cell) 2 Bedroom, 1 bath, fenced back yard, and attached garage. Has New Carpet and New Trane Heating Air Conditioning system. Appls stay: Range, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Microwave, Washer/Dryer

Mobile Homes OWNER WILL FINANCE 2BR, 1 bath, wood floors, new carpet, CH/CA, Lawrence. Super clean - Move in ready. Call 913-707-9278

SAVERS

OUTLET FURNITURE

Everything must Go Going out of Business

Sofas, loveseats, BR sets, dinette sets, mattresses.

Last month - Buy NOW! 1414 W 6th St, Lawrence 785-856-4640

Traditional Bedroom Set, Mahogany finish. 4 poster queen size bed, Full size dresser with mirror, armoire, & 2 night stands. Chevrolet 1951 Hi-Boy Call $1,000 785-691-9800 4x4 Well built 454CI bored to 468CI. Fun Driver with Household Misc. all the looks. $12,488

Air purifier. New comfort brand. With remote control. Valued at $300, asking $75. Cleans & sterilize’s air 10 Acre Ranch on Blacktop in home, office, etc. Like 3BR, 2 full bath, FP, 2 car new. Call 785-594-2212. bsmt. garage, 30x60 steel shop plus shed, & pond. Alaska ULU kitchen set. Tonganoxie schools. Hardwood chopping bowl Price: $225,000. Call John (board), hardwood grizzly Evans Real Estate paws. New, in box. (from 502 East 4th Street Alaska). $15.00. Call Tonganoxie, KS 66086 785-842-8776. 913-845-2400, 913-634-3454

Tonganoxie

Farms-Acreage

China: Everyday, 52 piece set blue, $10. For more info. 785-550-7529

Final Sale

Honda 2009 Accord LX, 4cyl, great gas savings, ABS, power equip, CD and more! Stk#16828 only $18,374.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Cars-Domestic

1-888-239-5723 All American Auto Mart 1200 E Sante Fe Olathe, KS www.aaamkc.com

Machinery-Tools Antiques

Chevy Malibu 2007 LTZ, Fully loaded. Black in color, 3.5L V6, Gorgeous car! Extra clean, $11,999, you have to come see and drive this vehicle. Call Joe McNair to make an appointment. 877-328-8161 Stock # 110676B 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 www.aaamkc.co om Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Floor lamp. Brass look. Three-way bulb, new lamp 3BR — 2109 Mitchell, 1 story, shade. Good condition. 1 bath, garage, AC, DW, Douglas Co. / Lecompton 6 -50 Ac. trees, ponds, hill$25.00. 785-842-8776. W/D hookups. No pets. top view. With sm. home. $775/mo. Call 785-841-5797 Ownerfinance $365-$1,295 Lawn, Garden & Buick 2008 Enclave CXL Call Joe @ 785-633-5465 3BR, 1 bath, 1620 W. 20th AWD, power liftgate, Nursery Terr. CA, DW, wood floors, www.kslandsales.blogspot.com sunroof, navigation, 19” 1 car garage, fenced yard. alloy wheels, Bose Lawnmower. 6.5 HP sound, dvd, On Star, GM $875/mo. Call 785-842-7644 Income Property lawnmower. Excellent con- certified, first 2yrs maindition. $85. Call tenance, 3BR, 1.5 bath, 1 car garage, and much ranch home. All appls. W. Large house next to cam- 785-979-4937. more! Stk# 14586A only side. huge yard. No pets. pus - duplexes - large $30,995. $895/mo. Call 785-766-9823 commercial building for Tools: Pitch forks, shovels, Dale Willey 785-843-5200 sale. All good investments! sledge hammer, tree saw, www.dalewilleyauto.com 3BR, 2 bath, 2704 Trail Dust Theno R.E. 785-843-1811 corn knife, hoe, pick, Ct. Lovely, open plan, masscoop shovel, post hole ter suite, huge kitchen. No digger. Variety of prices pets. $925/mo. 785-841-3736 from $8-$12. 816-377-8928

Lake Pointe Villas & W. 22nd Court

Cars-Domestic

Spacious 1, 2, & 3 BRs

3 & 4 BR Single Family Homes Avail. Now & Aug.

Apartments & Townhomes

Cars-Domestic

Apple iMac Back to School Bundle!

GPM

Sunrise Place Sunrise Village

Computer-Camera

Wood Lathe: Craftsman 12” with copier, table and tools. Used very little. $450 cash. 785-842-1986

Chrysler 2006 300C loaded up with all the extra’s sunroof, leather heated memory seats, Boston premium sound, stk#436431 only $17,686.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chrysler 2010 Sebring Convertible Touring, this is one fun car! Come by for a test drive! Stk#16266 only $19,478.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Miscellaneous

Our Last Gasp. Sale runs July 8-19.

Men’s Health magazines. 50-cents each. Please call Cadillac 2006 STS AWD ½ OFF Deposit 785-841-4785 Books marked $1-19 are 785-331-7022. Luxury pkg, ABS, Sunnow $1.00. Books marked roof, leather, heated & STOP BY SOON 4BR - Great spaces com- $20 - 32 are now $2.00. All cooled seats, Navigation, 660 GATEWAY COURT Pallet, wooden. free.. plete with deck & FP. West others are 60% off. Bring On Star, CD changer, (near 6th & Kasold) location, Langston Hughes your own boxes. All book- 48”x40”, 46”x46”, etc. (6 Bose Sound, and more. available) call 785 842-2264 district. $900. 785-841-4201 cases & fixtures must go. Only $14,942. ASK ABOUT Vagabond Bookman STK#126942 MOVE-IN SPECIALS Music-Stereo 1113 Mass. Lawrence, KS Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Call 785-841-8400 785-842-2665 www.dalewilleyauto.com www.sunriseapartments.com Clarinet and Viola. Excellent for beginners 6th Appliances grade-Jr. High. $150 each. VILLA 26 APTS. Call 785-331-4428 Fall Leasing for Just in Time for the toma2 & 3BR townhomes toes Betty Crocker juice Pianos: (4) Spinet pianos Move-in Specials! extractor. Used 1 time. $20. w/benches $300 - $425. Quiet, great location on KU Call 785-842-1986 Price includes tuning & debus route, no pets, W/D in livery. Call 785-832-9906 4BR, 1112 Tennessee - 1,900 all units. 785-842-5227 sq. ft. - 2 bath, CA, W/D, lg. Baby & Children's www.villa26lawrence.com Sports-Fitness LRs, new appls. & furnace, Items 3BR townhome for $855/mo. 2nd story porch, front Equipment Avail. Aug. FP, walk in clos- porch. Near downtown & Fisher Price Barbie My First Cadillac 2007 STS ets, private patios. 1 pet ok. KU. Pets maybe. $1,900/ Inline Skates. Adjustable AWD Luxury Pkg, CadilGL358 Pride Lift mo. + Utils. (651) 303-7830 785-842-3280 (Lawrence, KS) Certified, sunroof, for child’s shoe size 6 to Chair. Medium. Blue vinyl, lac leather heated memory 3BR, 2 bath, all amenities, 4BR, 2 bath, 1,600 sq.ft., DW, 12. Three settings help de- feels like leather. Used five seats, alloy wheels, Bose velop skating skills. Great months. Asking $450. Call garage. 2807 Four Wheel W/D hookup, 2 car. Close sound, On Star, Naviga$8. Call 785-843-7421. Drive. $795/mo. Available to Sunflower Elementary. condition, tion, CD changer, Adap785-749-7984. Aug. 19th. Call 785-766-8888 $1,200/mo. 785-842-2480 tive cruise AND MORE! Gear: MMA/ Title /UFC Mar- ONLY $21,930. 3BR, 2.5 bath, unique tri- 4BR, 2.5 bath, 2 car, newer. Bicycles-Mopeds tial arts gear. Includes 2 STK#476201. level floor plan, 2 car gar- 520 N. Rebecca Lane. I-70 pair of XL Title gloves, inDale Willey 785-843-5200 age. 3411 W.24th St. $999. access, Deerfield school. Bike: Older model Trek, step guards, 2 leather www.dalewilleyauto.com Avail. Aug. 1. 785-331-7319 $1,300/mo. 785-423-4228 21-speed, perfect for head gear. All brand new. cash. Lawrence. 3BR, 3 story. 935 Christie Ct, 4 & 5BRs - big houses for around town. Fits approx $100 Very nice! Avail. Now. 2½ big families, CA. Section 8 5’4-5’8”. New brake levers/ 785-979-2312. bath, DW, W/D, CA, garage, ok. $1,350 - $1,395/mo. Call shifters. Well-maintained. $100. Please email Golf Bag: Bag boy/cart bag. deck, patio. $875/mo + de- 785-766-0743; 785-749-3794 sgbeverly@gmail.com posit. Pets? 785-865-6278 Revolver plus. New $189, now $25. Call 785-841-2381. Apartments, Houses & AVAIL. Now & August Duplexes. 785-842-7644 Bikes. One Adult’s, One 3BR, 2 bath, major appls., www.GageMgmt.com Girl’s. $25 each. Call Standing Punching Bag for FP, 2 car. 785-865-2505 sale. Martial Arts Power785-979-4937. line. Great condition. $50. Call 785-331-4428 Roommates Mountain Bike: Trek 850 Antelope, white, updates, Now Leasing for Ultra-durable 3 wheel golf Female Roommate $200. Call 785-691-9800 July & August bag cart. Like new. $65. needed: Adam Ave. Townhomes Cost over $100 new. Call Cadillac 2007 STS AWD 1 bed room Building Materials 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 785-766-1057 luxury edition, this is one in 3 bedroom duplex. 1,700 sq. ft., some with luxury car that you don’t South Lawrence, fenced in back yards. Carpet Pad: (Unused) 6ft.x TV-Video have to spend a luxuri$350/Month. $1,100 - $1,150/mo. approx. 15ft. $30. ous price on! Stk#131221 Utilities Paid, 785-842-6143 only $18,276.00 Own Bath, Color TV. Magnavox 21” Brighton Circle Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Shared Kitchen. Color TV with remote con3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car garwww.dalewilleyauto.com 785-312-1755 Clothing trol, $20, call 785-9790859 age, 1,650 sq. ft., $995/mo.

Chrysler 2007 Sebring Touring, 4 cyl great gas mileage, very sharp only $10,874.00 stk#355791 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Honda 2009 Civic EX cpe, like new, alloy wheels, sunroof, and fun to drive! Stk#19689 only $17,947.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Honda 2010 Civic LX cpe only 7k miles! Why buy new! Stk#18698 only $17,976.00 save thousands! Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com One Owner Grand Mercury Marquis. 2000 model with 75,400 miles. White with white vinyl top. 60-40 power seats; Extra chrome package; power locks and side mirrors; keyless entry. V-8 Engine with automatic transmission. Cruise Control. Excellent Heat & A/C. Call 912-745-4541 or cell 316-737-6388.

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Pontiac 2009 G8 Sedan Loaded. Leather & heated seats Stk#D8722 Sale Price $23,340

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500 www.robertbrogden.com

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Bainbridge Circle 2BR avail. Aug. 1722 Ohio, 3BR, 1 bath, 1 car garage, 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car Lawrence. 1 bath, off newer carpet & paint. NW garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. $775 - $875/mo. street parking, $445/mo. location. Avail. now. $750/ Water paid. 785-766-2722 mo. No pets. 785-865-8699 Pets okay with paid pet deposit 2-3BRs - 951 Arkansas, for 3BR, 731 New Jersey, 2 bath, www.garberprop.com Fall. 2 bath, DW, W/D, CA, cable, DW, & W/D hookup. 785-841-4785 has W/D. $695 - $860/mo. $750/mo. Available August 1st. Call 785-979-9264 No pets. Call 785-841-5797 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car. Newer, 2BR & 3BR, 1310 Kentucky. 3-4BR, 2 bath. New carpet, spacious unit. All appls., CA, DW, laundry. Close to countertops, W/D, on bus FP, NW area. Avail. Aug. 1st. KU. $595 - $800/mo. Avail. route, 2903 University. $900. $895. No pets. 785-766-9823 Avail. Aug. 1st. 785-218-6590 August. Call 785-842-7644 4BR - Newer Crestline duplexes. 3 bath, all kitchen 2BRs & 3BRs — 2624 Ridge appls. & W/D, 2 car garage. 4 BEDROOMS Ct., tri-level with washer & No pets. 785-979-2923 dryer. 1 bath, all electric. Quality thru-out - like new $650. No pets. 785-841-5797 4BR, 2 bath, bsmt., garage, 2 Locations - One NW & fenced yard, quiet street. one SW - No pets Avail. now. $1,300/mo. Lawn 785-843-4798 ASHBURY TOWNHOMES care provided. 785-865-8778 www.lawrencerentals.com Near K-10, W/D hookups & fenced courtyard. 4BR, 2 bath townhome with Apartments, Houses & 2BR & 3BRs Available DW & W/D hookup. $850/ Duplexes. 785-842-7644 MOVE IN SPECIALS mo. + $450 deposit. Avail. www.GageMgmt.com Call NOW 785-842-1322 Aug. 1st. Call 785-749-6084

Dresses: (3) Summer Little girls dresses brand new size 10. $10 each. Please 3BR duplex avail. now. Nice! call 913-631-0438. Leave 1 bath, new appls., 1 car, message on phone numlarge (unfenced) yard. $650 ber. /mo. Aug. 1st. 785-594-4864

Baldwin City

Eudora Studios - 3 BRs Only $300 Deposit & FREE Rent

Collectibles

Entertainment System: Complete Quazar entertainement system. 19” TV, tuner, VCR, dual cassette recorder & turntable. Walnut cabinet. Audio sys. never used. Estate item. Excellent cond. $185. Call 785-841-4817, 785-766-1001

Ford 2005 Focus Saleen Stage II, leather, M5 Tranny, Race Wing, Mag Wheels, Tint Glass, Only 74k $8988

All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Buick 2010 Lacrosse CXS Leather, Sunroof, Low Miles Stk#C8718 Sale Price $28,410

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500 www.robertbrogden.com

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1970 Topps Baseball Cards: lot of 20 cards at TV: Zenith, 27” console $10. near mint. with swivel base, $20. 785-550-7529 785-550-1271

W/D in Units, Pet Friendly!

Greenway Apartments 1516 Greenway, Eudora 785-542-2237

Chevrolet 2010 Cobalt Sedan LS 33+ MPG. Extra clean Stk#C8721 Sale Price $12,998

1980 Topps Baseball Cards: Lot of 20 cards at $10 each. Near mint condition. 785-550-1271

3BR nice mobile home, 1 bath, CH/CA, W/D hookup, $535/mo. + Refs. & deposit. Phone: Rumor LG w car charger plus new cover Avail. Aug. 1. 913-845-3273 (red) $70. 785-550-1271

Pets

3BR, 2.5 bath, newer home, avail. now. Shadow Ridge Star Trek Comics: Gold Key area. No pets. $1,095/mo. issues at $35 each. Mint to Call 785-766-9823 near mint. 785-550-1271

Brittany puppies for sale. AKC registered. Championship bloodlines. $225. Call 913-724-1454.

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500 www.robertbrogden.com

Ford 2010 Fusion SE 4cyl, great fuel economy, power equipment, CD changer, Steering wheel controls, save huge over new, stk#11420 only $17,954. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Ford 2007 Mustang GT V8 Loaded Stk#D8725 Sale Price $14,380

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500 www.robertbrogden.com


Cars-Domestic

Saturn 2007 Aura XE leather heated seats, 18” alloy wheels, On Star, great gas mileage and plenty of room for the family! Stk#307641 only $14,476. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Cars-Imports

Cars-Imports

Cars-Imports

Cars-Imports

Special Purchase of 10’ Hyundai Accents, 3 to choose from for only $11,841. Great gas mileage and dependability hurry for best selection. These won’t last long Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Honda Civic Coupe 2008 Civic LX Automatic. 38,000 miles. Honda Certified Pre-owned 7 year 100,000 mile power train warranty. Very nice car! Great price...... $15,290.00 Call John B. 877-328-8281. Stock # 110579A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

Mazda Protégé ES, 2002 prem pkg, 4cyl, auto, 71k, moon,spoiler,17”wheels,cd pw, pl, $6,900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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VW Beetle 2008 convertible get ready for summer fun! Low miles and a real head-turner. Power windows, door locks, and roof. Great looking car at a great price! $18,989.00. Call John B. 877-328-8281. Stock # 110620A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

Toyota 2008 Camry XLE one owner, sunroof, leather, alloy wheels, home link, JBL sound, CD changer, and plenty of dependability! Stk#17336 only $18,126.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

WE BUY CARS Top dollar for top late model vehicles. Drive in, see Allen and get your big bucks today! 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Honda Civic DX, 1999 FWD,auto,144k,35MPG Hwy,air,cruise,pl,cd,2owne r,ice cold air, no accident. $5,900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Mercedes-Benz 300 1989 with AMG Appearance package. Red w/Tan interior, Real Wood Trim, Low Profile Tires on Chrome Rims, Sunroof loaded. $4,888. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 www.aaamkc.com Ca all 888-239-5723 Today.

MINI 2008 Cooper Hardtop 2dr Cpe S Stk#D8734 Sale Price $19,990

Toyota Corolla LE 2004 FWD,4cyl 135k,38mpg Hwy, CD, cass, moon, crusie, pw, pl, $8,500 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Hyundai Accent A/C, Automatic $12,995

2009 38k

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358 www.edbozarthoftopeka.com

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500 www.robertbrogden.com

Toyota 2009 Corolla LE one owner hard to find, power equip, cruise control, hurry before its gone! Stk#372861 only $14,344.00. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Nissan, 1999 Maxima SE ONE owner, in brilliant silver. Automatic, leather and a moonroof. Famous and reliable Nissan V6. Nice car on sale for $5995. Hard to find a car this nice for under 6K. See website Toyota 2009 Matrix S, hard to find one owner, for photos. local trade, very sporty Rueschhoff Automobiles with great gas mileage rueschhoffautos.com and dependability! 2441 W. 6th St. Stk#17246A1 only 785-856-6100 24/7 $17,889. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Acura TSX 2005 97k, leather, moon, dual climate, heat seats, Home Link $13,500

VW Jetta 2007 4cyl turbo 118k, #2pkg, lthr,pw,pl,ps, moon, spoiler, RED $12900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Nissan 2007 Murano SL, sunroof, alloy wheels, power pedals, Bose premium sound, CD changer, and much more stk#15296 only $19,987. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Hyundai Accent GLS 2010 Priced to sell at $11,499.0 33,000 miles. GREAT transportation——-GREAT price! Call John B. 877-328-8281. Stock#P8014 1000 N. Rogers Road, Honda 1996 Accord EX. Olathe, KS 66062 5speed, moonroof, CD, leather, cold AC, All power, alloys, car in Lawrence, can email photos, $2,500. 913-449-5225

Infiniti G35 Sport Pack 2003 2dr Coupe 6spd, 125k, leather, moon, premium pkg, Bose, PW, PL, spoiler $13900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

VW Passat Wagon 2008 leather, roof, blue 53k miles for $16,995

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358 www.edbozarthoftopeka.com

Crossovers

Buick 2008 Enclave CXL AWD, sunroof, heated leather seats, room for 7, navigation, Bose premium sound, XM radio, Buick Certified, stk#15200. Only $32,784.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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HONDA ACCORD LX, 2011 934 MILES, HONDA CERTIFIED, 1.9% FOR 36 MONTHS AND 2.9% FOR 60 MONTHS. 100K POWER TRAIN WARRANTY! Joe McNair 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

Mercury 2007 Mariner 2.3 lt 4cyl, one owner, local trade, alloy wheels, plenty of room in the car & your wallet! Stk#388851 only. $12,649. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Nissan 2008 Altima SL leather, heated seats, sunroof, Bose sound, this is one sporty car! Stk#10953 only $18,462.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Cars-Imports

Acura TL 2007 Leather loaded, 47k miles, $20990, will go fast, very clean, and warranted! Call Joe McNair 877-328-8161 Stock # P8030 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

Crossovers

Porsche Cayenne S 2005 This is an affordable luxury sport utility vehicle! 45,000 miles. 1 owner. Lots of extras! This won’t last at $24,779.00 Call John B. for details. 877-328-8281 Stock# 110840A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

PROTECT YOUR VEHICLE WITH AN EXTENDED SERVICE CONTRACT FROM DALE WILLEY AUTOMOTIVE CALL ALLEN or TONY at 785-843-5200

Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Volvo S-60 2009 2.5t Beauty, luxury & performance all in one. 19,000 miles. All-wheel drive and 26 mpg hi-way makes this a safe and easy drive any day of the year. A must see, and priced to sell at $22,987.00. Call John B. 877-328-8281 Stock#110664A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

WE ARE NOW YOUR CHEVROLET DEALER, Call us for your service or sales needs! DALE WILLEY AUTOMOTIVE 785-843-5200

Sport Utility-4x4

Toyota 2002 Highlander Limited. Loaded and beautiful Bluestone color. JBL sound, Moonroof, side air bags, and much more. Near new tires. NICE Highlander with CLEAN history Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Ford Edge Limited 2008 29k miles Fully Loaded, extra clean, Kelly Blue Books $29,190, My Price $24,575 Priced to sell, Ask for Joe McNair 877-328-8161 Stock # 110744A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

Toyota 2008 Highlander Sport 4wd, power equip, CD, Alloy wheels, 2nd row bench with a 3rd row, great dependability, only $22,512. stk#15163A Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Ford Escape 2005 Loaded AWD Excellent condition, $11,990. We do special financing! Call Now, Joe McNair 877-328-8161 Stock #110744B 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062 Ford 2007 Escape XLS. This is the gas saving 4 cylinder front wheel drive Escape. The most economical to drive. Great condition and has higher miles (141K), but priced at only $7885. 26 MPG hiway. New tires. Take a look. Extended warranty available Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 Ford 2003 Explorer XLT. Beautiful condition and only 69K miles! Third row seat, silver w/gray LEATHER, 4X4, Moonroof, Rear AC, running boards, alloy wheels w/near new tires. Very loaded & nice SUV. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Converted Travel Trailer to mobile com. food processing kitchen. 27 ft travel trailer renovated to meet Dept. of Ag. approval for commercial food processing kitchen. Refrigerator, microwave and bathroom. New tires and repacked wheel bearings. Asking $4,500 See pics online in ljworld.com 785 748 0703 GMC 2007 Yukon SLE 4wd, 2nd row bench plus Motorcycle-ATV a 3rd row, room for the whole team! Stk#19786 Honda 2004 VTX 1300S only $25,798.00 retro motorcycle, includes Dale Willey 785-843-5200 mounted windshield and www.dalewilleyauto.com backrest, maroon color, new tires, dealer serviced, approx. 12,000 miles, minor rear fender damage, otherwise great condition! Runs great! $4,800. Call 785-843-7433 and leave message. Yamaha 1995 350 Banshee. with all original plastic. Excellent condition, 2nd owner. Cool heads, boost bottle & V force reeds. FMF Fatty pipes, R-K O ring racing chain. Located in Ottawa, KS 785-242-4049

Toyota RAV4 2002 L AWD, 125k 4cyl, auto,”L” pkg, pw, pl, alloy, moon, roof rack, spoiler $9900 785-856-0280 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Jeep 2005 Liberty Renegade 4wd, A/C, sunroof, navigation, cruise control, power equipment, stk#169371 only $14,632. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Truck-Pickups

Chevrolet 2006 Colorado W/T 4cyl, cruise control, hard to find and ready to do the job! Stk#14904 only $11,987. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Jeep 2004 Wrangler

Sport 4x4 Lifted 35x12.5, alloy wheels, 5 speed 4.0 I-6 3” body lift 2’ suspension $15,988 call now! All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Chevrolet 2007 1500 Reg. Cab, Only 31k miles. Excellent condition and great value for the money! $12,990. Call Joe McNair 877-328-8161 Stock # 110712A

GMC 2007 Yukon XL SLT 4wd, loaded up with it all, navigation, sunroof, DVD, and more! You gotta see this one! Stk#54939A1 only $23,486.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Mercedes Benz 2002 ML320, 4x4, SUV, Autostick 4 Door, Leather, Roof, Alloy Wheels, Excellent Condition 73,800 miles $12,988

Chevrolet 2009 Silverado 1500 regular cab, one owner, a/c, cruise control CD, V8 and ready for any job! Stk#461942 only $16,854.00. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Acura MDX 2004 One of a kind with many extras. You must see and drive this SUV! Call John B. for details. $15,990.00. 877-328-8281. Stock # L110590A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

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Jeep 2008 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4wd 3.7 lt V6, sunroof, ABS, alloy wheels, tow pkg, and more, stk#12496 only $19,874.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Chevrolet 2010 Traverse LT, one owner, room for 8, lots of extras and Chevrolet Certified. stk#397331 only $26,278. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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JEEP 2008 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD, Warranty, Alloy wheels, One owner, Power seat, XM/CD/MP3 Stereo, only $19,741. STK#10746. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Trailers

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Honda CRV EX 2000 AWD 92k 4cyl, auto, tint, alloy, ABS, HwyMPG 25, pw pl cd, $9900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Ford 2010 Escape XLT 4wd, ABS, traction control, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, cd changer, stk#11153A only $20,978 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Nissan 2004 Murano SL, in popular Pearl White with tan heated leather. ONE owner, NO accident clean car. BOSE, moonroof, and much more. All wheel Drive, and well cared for 118K miles. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Chevrolet 2010 Silverado 1500 Crew Cab Safe and Reliable Stk#D8730 Sale Price $26,980

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500 www.robertbrogden.com

Chevrolet 2007 TrailBlazer 4WD 4dr LT Stk#T6527A Sale Price $13,980

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GMC 2007 Envoy SLT 4wd, tow pkg, premium wheels, On Star, GM certified, heated leather seats, CD changer, stk#175831 only $18475. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500 www.robertbrogden.com

Honda 2007 CRV EXL Great gas mileage and only 66,000 miles. You also get peace of mind with the Honda Certified Pre-owned warranty. Only $18,990.00. Call John B. for details. 877-328-8281. Stock# P8010 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

Chevy Blazer Two Door Extreme V-6 2003 automatic, sunroof, alloy wheels, excellent condition only 63,000 miles $9988

Now serving the Lawrence area for Sales and Service on Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and Jeep. Authorized warranty service dealer. Services hours: M-F 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. • Saturday 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358 www.edbozarthoftopeka.com

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All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today. Lincoln Navigator 2007 Loaded!! Stk#B96513a Sale Price $21,980.

Honda 2002 CR-V EX AWD, 140k, auto, moon, cd cass, cruise, 15” alloy, 26mpg Hwy,$10,900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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them when you feel like it, and truth. I’d rather have a bald if they yell, so be it. guy with a huge belly than one with rotten hygiene. What in Dear Annie: This is regard- the world are they thinking? ing “Turned Off,” the church Didn’t anyone teach them lady who wrote about the how to look presentable? — unsightly nose hair of older Major Turned Off men. I am a single woman, age 61. I meet a lot of unattached men in my age bracket, and many of them have terrible hygiene, specifically with their feet, fingernails, nose hair and anniesmailbox@comcast.net unkempt beards and mousmeant I was ungrateful that taches. It is nasty and makes — Please email your questions to they allow us to live with me run for the hills. anniesmailbox@comcast.net, or When these men ask why I them. write to Annie’s Mailbox, P.O. Box They have been like this seem so “aloof,” I tell them the 118190 Chicago, IL 60611. since I have known them. All of this nonsense gets on my husband’s nerves. Mine, too. How can we get his parents to understand that they will not always get their way? — Desperately Needing Our Own Space

Marcy Sugar and Kathy Mitchell

Dear Desperate: They already know that. They simply don’t like it. You might be able to change them with a great deal of patience and behavior modification. Otherwise, learn how to deal with them in the way that annoys you least. Switching seats with Dad at a restaurant would have been gracious of you and not a big deal. But there is no reason your inlaws have to be the first to see all potential purchases. Take

‘Mann’ chronicles toxic behavior Like the best mysteries, the documentary “Mann v. Ford” (8 p.m., HBO) not only presents evidence of a heinous crime but opens a curtain on a very particular corner of the world. Located some 40 miles from Manhattan, Upper Ringwood, N.J., could be a thousand miles away. It’s forested and isolated, and its population, known as the “Ramapough Mountain People” to some and as “The Jackson Whites” to others, has lived among themselves for hundreds of years. Like many clannish mountain people, they have been met with suspicion and prejudice by outsiders. In the 1960s, the Ford Motor Co. opened a car plant in nearby Mahwah, N.J., and began dumping paint and industrial solvents in the nearby abandoned mines. People began to get sick and cancer became epidemic. As one Ramapough explains it, “There are no elders here.” “Mann” interviews lawyers and journalists out to prove that Ford deliberately ignored the plight of the Ramapough because they were so isolated and powerless, and that later efforts by the Environmental Protection Agency to clean up the toxic mess were hampered by corporate interference. Don’t go looking for Ford commercials on HBO anytime soon. Of course, HBO is a commercial-free network. And perhaps that is what has allowed it to air a series of provocative documentaries, from “Gasland,” to “Hot Coffee” to “Mann v. Ford” that show a pattern of predatory corporate behavior. ● Poppy Montgomery stars in the madefor-cable biography “Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story” (7 p.m., Lifetime), a profile of the author of the “Harry Potter” series. On a very basic level, this is a perfect subject for a Lifetime movie. As a young girl, Rowling feels like an outsider. Nobody thinks like she does or reads the books that she likes, and she worries about fitting in. Then, by following her dream and singular vision, she conquers the world. But first we must go beyond the boring bits. Which is most of this movie. “Magic” is not the first film to prove that there are few interesting ways to show a person thinking or a writer writing. Or an unpublished author awaiting her agent’s call. And it doesn’t help that the story’s structure is almost laughably cliche. You can see the flashbacks coming a mile away. Even the flashbacks within the flashbacks!

Tonight’s other highlights ● Gordon Ramsay’s “Hell’s Kitchen” (7 p.m., Fox) returns. Not to be mistaken for Ramsay’s “MasterChef” (8 p.m., Fox). ● Businesswomen are profiled on “Women With Vision” (7 p.m., Hallmark). ● Holly vanishes on “Eureka” (7 p.m., Syfy). ● Charity begets murder on “Law & Order: Criminal Intent” (8 p.m., NBC). ● “Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations” (8 p.m., Travel) visits Macau. ● Witnesses suffer dementia on “Warehouse 13” (8 p.m., Syfy). ● Office reorganization woes on “The Closer” (8 p.m., TNT). ● A mother tips the scales at 456 pounds on “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition” (9 p.m., ABC). ● Rosen questions the government’s agenda on “Alphas” (9 p.m., Syfy). ● “Unsung” (9 p.m., TV One) profiles Sylvester.

JACQUELINE BIGAR’S STARS For Monday, July 18: This year, you have a tendency to dream about what could be and then want to make it a reality. How you get your ideas doesn’t make a difference. If you are single, you could meet someone very different and exciting. Try it! You might like it. If you are attached, the two of you benefit from not triggering as much and staying centered. Pisces understands you. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Aries (March 21-April 19) ★★★ Honor your feelings and/or intuition more than usual. A boss will be more responsive if approached in this manner. Tonight: You have a lot of thinking to do. Taurus (April 20-May 20) ★★★★★ Zero in on what you want. It is too easy to forget plans because of everything that is going on around you. Tonight: Where people are. Gemini (May 21-June 20) ★★★ A boss or an authority figure could be pushing, and you just

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might say “enough.” Tonight: Burning the midnight oil. Cancer (June 21-July 22) ★★★★ People, quite a few of them, could impact your plans and day. You might have several meetings to attend, one after the other. Tonight: Put some music on. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) ★★★★ One-on-one relating becomes increasingly important. Your effort — whether at work or within your home — counts. Tonight: Walk in someone else’s shoes. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) ★★★★★ Defer to others, knowing that it is not your place or the time to make a decision. Others always want the laurels for leadership and choices. Tonight: Share your time with a partner. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) ★★★★ Pace yourself and understand what others expect. You also have your own expectations, which need to be met in order to make you happy. Tonight: Accept an offer. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ★★★★★ If you are to get anything done, your imagination needs to be harnessed. You have many great ideas. Tonight: Just

be yourself. Sagittarius (Nov. 22Dec. 21) ★★★ Stay centered, and you will cruise through a money matter. The problem is that you cannot get a handle on the situation, as it is constantly transforming. Tonight: At home. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) ★★★★★ Keep communication flowing. You have changed in the past year, and people are trying to adjust, whether it is conscious or not. Tonight: Hanging out with a friend. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) ★★★ Be aware of a need to stay connected to your desires yet at the same time not overdo it. Listen to your inner voice. Tonight: Your treat. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) ★★★★★ Stay on top of what is happening. Friends and/or associates give you heavy feedback. Absorb the information, understanding you will know when it is time to make the right decision. Tonight: Whatever puts a smile on your face. — The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.

BIRTHDAYS Former South African President Nelson Mandela is 93. Former Sen. John Glenn, D-Ohio, is 90. Skating champion and commentator Dick Button is 82. Movie director Paul Verhoeven is 73. Actor James Brolin is 71. Baseball

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Dear Annie: My husband and I have been happily married for 10 years. Two years ago, we both lost our jobs, so we moved in with his parents. The problem is, my inlaws are so used to getting their way that they become ang ry when they don’t. Friends and family members usually give in to avoid a fight. My husband and I, on the other hand, stand our ground. Last week, we went to dinner at a new restaurant. When the hostess seated us, my father-in-law became upset and quite loud when he did not get a seat with his back against the wall. He demanded that I switch seats with him. When I refused, he yelled and cussed at me. He is like this every time we go out, regardless of the circumstances. He finds fault with everything. I understand my in-laws are up in age, but I think they go overboard. My husband and I found employment six months ago and are now looking to f ind our own space. My in-laws get upset every time we look at a house without taking them along. They say they want to be the first ones to see the place. I bought a new car last month, and they were angry because my parents saw the car before they did. They said it

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NATIONAL LEAGUE ROUNDUP

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AMERICAN LEAGUE East Division Boston New York Tampa Bay Toronto Baltimore

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L 36 37 42 49 54

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GB — 1 6 11 18

WCGB — — 5 10 17

L10 8-2 5-5 5-5 5-5 2-8

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Home Away 28-17 28-19 30-19 25-18 22-22 28-20 21-24 26-25 24-24 14-30

W 49 50 46 44 38

L 44 45 49 49 57

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GB — — 4 5 12

WCGB — 61⁄2 101⁄2 111⁄2 181⁄2

L10 4-6 5-5 4-6 7-3 4-6

Str L-2 W-1 L-1 W-2 L-2

Home Away 27-18 22-26 28-21 22-24 21-25 25-24 23-20 21-29 24-27 14-30

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L 41 45 52 54

Pct .573 .531 .453 .438

GB — 4 111⁄2 13

WCGB — 6 131⁄2 15

L10 10-0 6-4 1-9 4-6

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Home Away 31-18 24-23 26-22 25-23 23-26 20-26 26-22 16-32

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L 35 39 47 48 49

Pct .628 .589 .500 .495 .484

GB — 31⁄2 12 121⁄2 131⁄2

WCGB — — 81⁄2 9 10

L10 6-4 7-3 5-5 5-5 8-2

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Home Away 34-15 25-20 30-19 26-20 20-24 27-23 28-18 19-30 22-28 24-21

W 51 49 50 47 38 31

L 45 44 45 48 58 64

Pct .531 .527 .526 .495 .396 .326

GB — 1 ⁄2 1 ⁄2 31⁄2 13 191⁄2

WCGB — 6 6 9 181⁄2 25

L10 6-4 7-3 5-5 4-6 3-7 2-8

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West Division Texas Los Angeles Seattle Oakland

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Central Division Milwaukee Pittsburgh St. Louis Cincinnati Chicago Houston

West Division San Francisco Arizona Colorado Los Angeles San Diego

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TODAY’S GAMES Cleveland (Huff 0-0) at Minnesota (Swarzak 2-2), 12:10 p.m., 1st game Boston (Wakefield 5-3) at Baltimore (Bergesen 1-6), 6:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (A.J.Burnett 8-7) at Tampa Bay (Cobb 2-0), 6:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Buehrle 6-5) at Kansas City (Davies 1-8), 7:10 p.m. Cleveland (Carmona 4-10) at Minnesota (Diamond 0-0), 7:10 p.m., 2nd game TUESDAY’S GAMES Boston at Baltimore, 6:05 p.m. Oakland at Detroit, 6:05 p.m. Seattle at Toronto, 6:07 p.m. N.Y. Yankees at Tampa Bay, 6:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox at Kansas City, 7:10 p.m. Cleveland at Minnesota, 7:10 p.m. Texas at L.A. Angels, 9:05 p.m.

National League

TODAY’S GAMES Cincinnati (Willis 0-0) at Pittsburgh (Ja.McDonald 5-4), 6:05 p.m. Florida (Hensley 0-2) at N.Y. Mets (Capuano 8-8), 6:10 p.m. Philadelphia (Halladay 11-3) at Chicago (R.Lopez 1-2), 7:05 p.m. Washington (Marquis 7-4) at Houston (Lyles 0-4), 7:05 p.m. Atlanta (D.Lowe 5-7) at Colorado (Hammel 5-8), 7:40 p.m. Milwaukee (Wolf 6-6) at Arizona (Collmenter 4-5), 8:40 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Billingsley 8-7) at San Francisco (Vogelsong 6-1), 9:15 p.m. TUESDAY’S GAMES Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 6:05 p.m. San Diego at Florida, 6:10 p.m. St. Louis at N.Y. Mets, 6:10 p.m. Philadelphia at Chicago, 7:05 p.m. Washington at Houston, 7:05 p.m. Atlanta at Colorado, 7:40 p.m. Milwaukee at Arizona, 8:40 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at San Francisco, 9:15 p.m.

LEAGUE LEADERS AMERICAN LEAGUE G AB R H Pct. AdGonzalez Bos 91 370 65 128 .346 Bautista Tor 85 301 74 101 .336 MiYoung Tex 94 374 42 120 .321 Konerko CWS 92 337 43 107 .318 Ellsbury Bos 91 369 65 117 .317 VMartinez Det 80 293 38 92 .314 JhPeralta Det 85 306 40 96 .314 MiCabrera Det 95 325 64 101 .311 Lind Tor 71 277 39 83 .300 YEscobar Tor 87 335 50 100 .299 RUNS — Granderson, New York, 82; Bautista, Toronto, 74; Kinsler, Texas, 67; Ellsbury, Boston, 65; AdGonzalez, Boston, 65. RBI — AdGonzalez, Boston, 77; Beltre, Texas, 72; Granderson, New York, 68; Konerko, Chicago, 68; Teixeira, New York, 66. HITS — AdGonzalez, Boston, 128; MiYoung, Texas, 120; MeCabrera, Kansas City, 117; Ellsbury, Boston, 117; Markakis, Baltimore, 113; ACabrera, Cleveland, 109; AGordon, Kansas City, 109. DOUBLES — AdGonzalez, Boston, 29; Zobrist, Tampa Bay, 28; MiYoung, Texas, 27; Ellsbury, Boston, 26; Youkilis, Boston, 26. TRIPLES — Granderson, New York, 8; AJackson, Detroit, 7; Bourjos, Los Angeles, 6; RDavis, Toronto, 6; Aybar, Los Angeles, 5; Cano, New York, 5; Crisp, Oakland, 5; Gardner, New York, 5; Zobrist, Tampa Bay, 5. HOME RUNS — Bautista, Toronto, 31; Granderson, New York, 25; Teixeira, New York, 25; Konerko, Chicago, 22; NCruz, Texas, 21; MarReynolds, Baltimore, 20; Beltre, Texas, 19; MiCabrera, Detroit, 19; DOrtiz, Boston, 19. STOLEN BASES — Ellsbury, Boston, 28; Andrus, Texas, 27; Crisp, Oakland, 27; Gardner, New York, 26; RDavis, Toronto, 25. PITCHING — Sabathia, New York, 14-4; Weaver, Los Angeles, 12-4; Verlander, Detroit, 125; Tomlin, Cleveland, 11-4; CWilson, Texas, 10-3; Lester, Boston, 10-4. STRIKEOUTS — Verlander, Detroit, 153; FHernandez, Seattle, 146; Shields, Tampa Bay, 145; Sabathia, New York, 134; Price, Tampa Bay, 132. SAVES — Valverde, Detroit, 25; MaRivera, New York, 23; League, Seattle, 23; CPerez, Cleveland, 22; Walden, Los Angeles, 21; Feliz, Texas, 20; Papelbon, Boston, 20.

NATIONAL LEAGUE G AB R H Pct. JosReyes NYM 80 350 65 124 .354 Votto Cin 94 351 59 114 .325 Helton Col 84 284 39 92 .324 Pence Hou 89 364 45 117 .321 Braun Mil 87 317 58 100 .315 DanMurphy NYM 90 317 38 100 .315 Kemp LAD 95 341 58 107 .314 McCann Atl 82 302 37 93 .308 Victorino Phi 68 267 53 81 .303 SCastro ChC 93 396 52 120 .303 RUNS — RWeeks, Milwaukee, 69; JosReyes, New York, 65; CYoung, Arizona, 61; Bourn, Houston, 60; Stubbs, Cincinnati, 60. RBI — Fielder, Milwaukee, 73; Howard, Philadelphia, 73; Kemp, Los Angeles, 72; Berkman, St. Louis, 64; Braun, Milwaukee, 62; Walker, Pittsburgh, 62; Pence, Houston, 61. HITS — JosReyes, New York, 124; SCastro, Chicago, 120; Pence, Houston, 117; Votto, Cincinnati, 114; Bourn, Houston, 109; Kemp, Los Angeles, 107; RWeeks, Milwaukee, 107. DOUBLES — Beltran, New York, 28; SCastro, Chicago, 25; Headley, San Diego, 25; CaLee, Houston, 25; CYoung, Arizona, 25. TRIPLES — JosReyes, New York, 15; Victorino, Philadelphia, 9; SCastro, Chicago, 8; Bourn, Houston, 7. HOME RUNS — Berkman, St. Louis, 25; Kemp, Los Angeles, 24; Fielder, Milwaukee, 22; Bruce, Cincinnati, 21; Pujols, St. Louis, 20; Stanton, Florida, 20; CPena, Chicago, 19. STOLEN BASES — Bourn, Houston, 35; JosReyes, New York, 30; Kemp, Los Angeles, 27; Stubbs, Cincinnati, 23; Bartlett, San Diego, 20; Desmond, Washington, 20; Braun, Milwaukee, 19; Rollins, Philadelphia, 19. PITCHING — Jurrjens, Atlanta, 12-3; Halladay, Philadelphia, 11-3; Hamels, Philadelphia, 11-5; Correia, Pittsburgh, 11-7; IKennedy, Arizona, 103; Kershaw, Los Angeles, 10-4. STRIKEOUTS — Kershaw, Los Angeles, 155; Lincecum, San Francisco, 139; Halladay, Philadelphia, 138; ClLee, Philadelphia, 137. SAVES — BrWilson, San Francisco, 28; Kimbrel, Atlanta, 28; HBell, San Diego, 26; Street, Colorado, 26; Hanrahan, Pittsburgh, 26; LNunez, Florida, 26; Axford, Milwaukee, 25.

Monday, July 18, 2011

The Associated Press

Reds 3, Cardinals 1 CINCINNATI — Zack Cozart hit his first major-league homer on Sunday, and Cincinnati used a disputed call and a pair of wild pitches by Jaime Garcia to rally for a victory over St. Louis. Cardinals shortstop Ryan Theriot was ejected while arguing a call in the sixth that set up the tying run. Garcia then threw a pair of wild pitches that let Cincinnati pull even. St. Louis Cincinnati ab r h bi ab r h bi Theriot ss 3 0 0 0 Stubbs cf 4 0 2 0 Descals ss 1 0 0 0 Cozart ss 4 2 2 1 Rasms cf 3 0 0 0 Votto 1b 4 0 1 0 YMolin ph-c 1 0 0 0 BPhllps 2b 4 0 0 0 Pujols 1b 4 0 0 0 JGoms lf 4 0 0 0 Hollidy lf 3 0 1 0 Corder p 0 0 0 0 Brkmn rf 4 1 1 1 Bruce rf 3 0 0 0 Freese 3b 3 0 0 0 Cairo 3b 3 1 1 0 T.Cruz c-2b 2 0 0 0 Hanign c 3 0 1 1 JGarci p 1 0 0 0 HBaily p 3 0 0 0 Schmkr 2b 2 0 1 0 Masset p 0 0 0 0 Punto ph 1 0 1 0 Heisey lf 0 0 0 0 Totals 28 1 4 1 Totals 32 3 7 2 St. Louis 010 000 000 — 1 Cincinnati 000 001 11x — 3 E—Schumaker (2). DP—Cincinnati 1. LOB— St. Louis 4, Cincinnati 5. 2B—Stubbs (15), Votto (21). 3B—Cairo (1). HR—Berkman (25), Cozart (1). CS—T.Cruz (1). S—J.Garcia. IP H R ER BB SO St. Louis J.Garcia L,9-4 7 6 2 1 0 6 Lynn 1 1 1 1 0 3 Cincinnati H.Bailey W,4-4 7 1-3 3 1 1 3 4 Bray H,10 1-3 1 0 0 0 0 Masset H,11 1-3 0 0 0 0 0 Cordero S,18-23 1 0 0 0 0 0 WP—J.Garcia 2. T—2:44. A—24,841 (42,319).

Phillies 8, Mets 5 NEW YORK — Michael Martinez hit a three-run shot for his first major-league homer to back a steady outing by Kyle Kendrick and lead Philadelphia past New York for its seventh straight series win. Philadelphia ab Rollins ss 5 Mrtnz 3b 4 Utley 2b 4 Howard 1b 4 Ibanez lf 5 DBrwn rf 4 Mayrry cf 5 Schndr c 3 Ruiz c 0 Kndrck p 2 Gload ph 0 J.Perez p 0 Madson p 0 Bastrd p 0

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New York

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Giants 4, Padres 3, 11 innings SAN DIEGO — Chris Stewart drove in the go-ahead run with a suicide squeeze in the 11th inning, then pounced on a bunt moments later to start a slick double play that helped San Francisco hold off San Diego. San Francisco San Diego ab r h bi ab r h bi Torres cf 6 0 2 1 Venale rf 3 1 0 0 Fontent 2b 4 1 1 0 ECarer ss 5 1 1 0 JaLopz p 0 0 0 0 Maybin cf 5 1 1 0 Rownd ph 1 0 0 0 Ludwck lf 2 0 0 1 BrWlsn p 0 0 0 0 OHudsn 2b 4 0 2 2 PSndvl 3b 4 0 1 0 KPhlps c 5 0 0 0 Schrhlt rf 5 1 2 1 Rizzo 1b 3 0 0 0 Huff 1b 5 0 1 0 Forsyth p3b 1 0 0 0 C.Ross lf 3 0 0 1 AlGnzlz 3b-1b5 0 0 0 MTejad ss 5 0 1 0 Latos p 2 0 0 0 Whitsd c 3 1 0 0 Guzmn ph 1 0 0 0 Burriss pr-2b 1 1 1 0 MAdms p 0 0 0 0 Cain p 1 0 0 0 H.Bell p 0 0 0 0 HSnchz ph 1 0 0 0 Denorfi ph 1 0 1 0 Affeldt p 0 0 0 0 Spence p 0 0 0 0 CStwrt ph-c 0 0 0 1 Totals 39 4 9 4 Totals 37 3 5 3 San Francisco 010 001 100 01 — 4 San Diego 100 002 000 00 — 3 E—M.Tejada (10), Fontenot (5), K.Phillips (3). DP—San Francisco 1. LOB—San Francisco 10, San Diego 8. SB—Torres (12), Schierholtz 2 (7), Whiteside (1), Burriss 2 (8), E.Cabrera (1). CS— Venable (3), Denorfia (6). S—C.Stewart 2. SF— C.Ross, Ludwick. IP H R ER BB SO San Francisco Cain 6 3 3 1 2 9 Affeldt 2-3 1 0 0 0 0 Romo 1 1-3 0 0 0 0 1 Ja.Lopez W,5-1 2 1 0 0 0 2 Br.Wilson S,28-32 1 0 0 0 3 0 San Diego Latos 7 7 3 3 1 5 M.Adams 1 0 0 0 2 1 H.Bell 1 0 0 0 2 0 Spence 2-3 0 0 0 0 1 Qualls L,4-4 1 1-3 2 1 1 0 0 HBP—by Cain (Ludwick). WP—Affeldt. PB— Whiteside. T—3:46. A—36,351 (42,691).

Braves 9, Nationals 8 A T L A N T A — Freddie Freeman singled home the winning run in the ninth inning following an intentional walk, giving Atlanta a victory over Washington. Washington ab 4 5 3 5 5 4 0 0 4 3 1 1 1 1

Atlanta ab r h bi Schafer cf 3 2 1 1 Prado 3b 5 2 1 1 McCnn c 4 1 1 3 Fremn 1b 3 1 1 1 Uggla 2b 3 0 1 0 AlGnzlz ss 4 0 0 1 McLoth lf-rf 4 1 1 1 WRmrz rf 3 1 1 0 Hinske ph-lf 1 0 0 0 Jurrjns p 1 0 0 0 Heywrd ph 0 1 0 0 Sherrill p 0 0 0 0 Lugo ph 1 0 0 0 OFlhrt p 0 0 0 0 Venters p 0 0 0 0 Kimrel p 0 0 0 0 Conrad ph 0 0 0 0 Totals 37 8 11 7 Totals 32 9 7 8 Washington 002 402 000 — 8 Atlanta 200 050 011 — 9 Two outs when winning run scored. E—Flores (1), Uggla (11). LOB—Washington 6, Atlanta 5. 2B—Zimmerman (7), Flores (1), Desmond (13), W.Ramirez (2). 3B—Bernadina (2), Espinosa (5). HR—Espinosa (17), McCann (16), McLouth (4). SB—Bernadina 2 (15), Schafer 2 (13), Prado 2 (4). S—Schafer. IP H R ER BB SO Washington Gorzelanny 2 1 2 2 3 2 H.Rodriguez 2 1-3 2 3 3 0 2 S.Burnett 1 2-3 2 2 2 1 2 Clippard BS,5-5 2 1 1 1 0 4 Mattheus L,2-1 2-3 1 1 1 2 0 Atlanta Jurrjens 5 8 6 6 2 6 Sherrill BS,1-1 1 2 2 2 0 0 O’Flaherty 1 0 0 0 0 0 Venters 1 0 0 0 0 2 Kimbrel W,3-2 1 1 0 0 1 2 HBP—by H.Rodriguez (Heyward), by Jurrjens (Bernadina). WP—Gorzelanny. T—3:20. A—30,314 (49,586). Berndn cf-lf Espinos 2b Zmrmn 3b Morse 1b Werth rf L.Nix lf Clipprd p Matths p Flores c Dsmnd ss Grzlny p HRdrgz p SBurntt p Ankiel cf

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Brewers 4, Rockies 3 game later in the inning to DENVER — Shaun Marcum lead the Pirates over mistaketossed f ive solid innings prone Houston. before leaving with a strained Pittsburgh Houston neck, and Milwaukee held off Presley lf ab6 1r h3 b3i Bourn cf ab5 0r h1 b0i Colorado to win consecutive dArnad ss 6 0 0 0 Barmes ss 5 1 1 0 2b 5 0 2 0 Kppngr 2b 5 3 3 2 road games for the first time Walker AMcCt cf 5 0 0 0 Pence rf 5 0 2 1 Diaz rf 3 0 0 0 Ca.Lee lf-1b 5 0 0 0 in six weeks. Milwaukee

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Colorado

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D’backs 4, Dodgers 1 PHOENIX — Daniel Hudson threw a five-hitter, belted his first big-league home run and f inished with three RBIs, almost single-handedly leading Arizona past Los Angeles. Hudson (10-5) struck out three and walked none in his second complete game of the season. Los Angeles Arizona ab r h bi ab r h bi GwynJ lf 4 0 1 0 Blmqst lf 4 0 1 0 Carroll ss 4 0 0 0 KJhnsn 2b 4 0 1 0 Ethier rf 4 0 0 0 J.Upton rf 4 0 0 0 Kemp cf 4 1 1 0 CYoung cf 4 1 1 0 Miles 2b 4 0 1 0 S.Drew ss 2 0 0 0 Loney 1b 3 0 1 0 RRorts 3b 2 2 1 1 Uribe 3b 3 0 1 0 Monter c 3 0 0 0 Barajs c 3 0 0 0 Nady 1b 2 0 0 0 Lilly p 2 0 0 0 DHdsn p 3 1 2 3 Hwksw p 0 0 0 0 Furcal ph 1 0 0 0 Jansen p 0 0 0 0 Totals 32 1 5 0 Totals 28 4 6 4 Los Angeles 000 000 100 — 1 Arizona 010 001 20x — 4 LOB—Los Angeles 4, Arizona 3. HR— R.Roberts (12), D.Hudson (1). S—S.Drew. IP H R ER BB SO Los Angeles Lilly L,6-10 6 2-3 4 4 4 2 9 Hawksworth 1-3 1 0 0 0 0 Jansen 1 1 0 0 0 3 Arizona D.Hudson W,10-5 9 5 1 1 0 3 WP—D.Hudson. T—2:30. A—27,683 (48,633).

Pirates 7, Astros 5, 11 innings H O U S T O N — Pinch-runner Josh Harrison scored on a passed ball for the first of Pittsburgh’s three runs in the 11th, and rookie Alex Presley drove in his third run of the

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Marlins 7, Cubs 5 CHICAGO — Greg Dobbs hit a two-run homer and drove in the go-ahead run with a basesloaded walk in the eighth inning. After Dobbs’ four-pitch walk against Kerry Wood (15), Logan Morrison capped the Marlins’ three-run rally with a two-run single that made it 7-4. Florida Chicago ab r h bi ab r h bi Bonifac 2b-lf 4 2 2 0 RJhnsn rf 3 1 1 1 Dobbs 3b 4 1 2 3 SCastro ss 3 2 1 1 Wise lf-cf 0 0 0 0 ArRmr 3b 4 1 2 2 Morrsn lf 5 0 1 2 C.Pena 1b 4 0 0 0 Cishek p 0 0 0 0 Byrd cf 4 0 1 0 Choate p 0 0 0 0 DeWitt lf 3 0 1 1 Infante 2b 0 0 0 0 K.Wood p 0 0 0 0 HRmrz ss 4 1 2 1 Grabow p 0 0 0 0 GSnchz 1b 4 0 0 0 ASorin ph 1 0 0 0 Stanton rf 4 1 1 0 Soto c 4 1 1 0 Camrn cf 4 0 1 0 Barney 2b 4 0 1 0 LNunez p 0 0 0 0 R.Wells p 1 0 0 0 J.Buck c 3 0 3 1 JRussll p 0 0 0 0 Hayes pr-c 1 1 0 0 Smrdzj p 0 0 0 0 Volstad p 1 0 0 0 Campn lf 1 0 0 0 Petersn ph 1 0 0 0 Badnhp p 1 0 0 0 Helms ph-3b 1 1 0 0 Totals 37 7 12 7 Totals 32 5 8 5 Florida 300 100 030 — 7 Chicago 310 000 010 — 5 E—Soto (7). DP—Chicago 2. LOB—Florida 11, Chicago 3. 2B—Cameron (1), Re.Johnson (15), S.Castro (25), Ar.Ramirez 2 (23). HR—Dobbs (3), H.Ramirez (9). SB—H.Ramirez (16). S— Cameron, R.Wells. SF—Re.Johnson. IP H R ER BB SO Florida Volstad 3 6 4 4 0 2 Badenhop 3 0 0 0 0 3 Mujica W,8-2 1 0 0 0 0 1 Cishek H,1 2-3 1 1 1 1 2 Choate H,13 1-3 0 0 0 0 0 L.Nunez S,26-29 1 1 0 0 0 1 Chicago R.Wells 6 8 4 4 3 4 J.Russell 2-3 0 0 0 0 1 Samardzija 1-3 1 0 0 0 0 K.Wood L,1-5 1 2 3 3 2 2 Grabow 1 1 0 0 1 1 HBP—by K.Wood (J.Buck). WP—K.Wood. T—3:03. A—37,634 (41,159).

AMERICAN LEAGUE ROUNDUP

Rangers run win streak to 11 run single in the sixth. Jhonny Peralta then singled, and Rangers 3, Mariners 1 Guillen followed with a line SEATTLE — Matt Harrison drive to right field that drove 2 allowed one run in 7 ⁄ 3 in Martinez. innings, Mitch Moreland hit a Chicago Detroit three-run homer, and Texas Pierre lf ab5 0r h1 b0i Dirks cf-lf ab4 1r h1 b0i beat Seattle on Sunday for its AlRmrz ss 4 0 1 0 Boesch lf 4 1 1 1 Konerk 1b 4 0 1 0 C.Wells cf 0 0 0 0 11th consecutive victory. A.Dunn dh 4 1 1 0 Ordonz rf 2 1 1 0 The Rangers’ streak is base- Quentin rf 3 1 0 0 Kelly rf 1 0 0 0 cf 4 1 2 1 MiCarr 1b 4 0 0 0 ball’s best since Philadelphia Rios Przyns c 2 0 0 1 VMrtnz dh 4 1 1 2 Lillirdg pr JhPerlt ss 3 0 2 0 won 11 in a row last September Bckhm 2b 40 00 20 10 Guillen 2b 3 0 1 1 and is tied for second-best in Teahen 3b 4 0 1 0 Avila c 3 0 1 0 Inge 3b 3 0 0 0 team history. Totals 34 3 9 3 Totals 31 4 8 4 The Associated Press

Texas

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Tigers 4, White Sox 3 DETROIT — Carlos Guillen hit a tiebreaking RBI single in Detroit’s three-run sixth inning, leading the Tigers to the victory. The Tigers came back from a 3-0 deficit and avoided a three-game sweep. Chicago led 3-1 when Victor Martinez tied it with a two-

Chicago 030 000 000 — 3 Detroit 000 103 00x — 4 E—Jh.Peralta (5). DP—Chicago 1, Detroit 2. LOB—Chicago 7, Detroit 4. 2B—A.Dunn (13), Rios (14), Dirks (5), Ordonez (6). HR—Boesch (13). SF—Pierzynski. IP H R ER BB SO Chicago Humber L,8-6 5 2-3 7 4 4 1 8 Sale 1 2-3 1 0 0 0 2 Crain 2-3 0 0 0 0 2 Detroit Penny W,7-6 6 2-3 9 3 3 1 2 Alburquerque H,4 1-3 0 0 0 0 0 Benoit H,14 1 0 0 0 0 2 Valverde S,25-25 1 0 0 0 1 1 T—2:40. A—37,049 (41,255).

Yankees 7, Blue Jays 2 T O R O N T O — Phil Hughes pitched six effective innings to earn his first win of the season as the Yankees salvaged a split of the four-game series. Brett Gardner had three hits, and Curtis Granderson finished with three RBIs for the Yankees, who were outscored 23-8 over the first two games in the set. Making just his fifth start of the season and his second since missing 84 games with a sore right shoulder, Hughes (1-2) gave up two runs and four hits to win for the first time since Oct. 2, 2010, at Boston.

New York

Toronto ab r h bi ab r h bi Gardnr lf 4 3 3 0 RDavis cf 4 0 0 0 Grndrs cf 5 1 2 3 EThms dh 4 0 0 0 Teixeir dh 4 0 1 0 YEscor ss 3 0 1 0 Cano 2b 4 0 1 1 Lind 1b 4 0 0 0 Swisher rf-1b4 1 2 1 Encrnc 3b 3 2 1 0 Posada 1b 4 0 0 0 Snider lf 4 0 2 1 Dickrsn rf 0 0 0 0 A.Hill 2b 2 0 0 1 Martin c 4 1 1 1 Arencii c 3 0 0 0 ENunez ss 4 1 1 0 CPttrsn rf 3 0 0 0 R.Pena 3b 3 0 0 1 Totals 36 7 11 7 Totals 30 2 4 2 New York 100 400 101 — 7 Toronto 010 100 000 — 2 LOB—New York 6, Toronto 4. 2B—Granderson (12), Martin (9), Encarnacion (21), Snider (13). SB—Gardner 2 (26), Snider (8). SF—Cano, R.Pena, A.Hill. R ER BB SO IP H New York P.Hughes W,1-2 6 4 2 2 2 5 Wade 1 0 0 0 0 1 Robertson 1 0 0 0 0 1 Logan 1 0 0 0 0 3 Toronto C.Villanueva L,5-2 6 8 5 5 1 6 L.Perez 1 1-3 2 1 1 0 0 Dotel 2-3 0 0 0 0 1 Frasor 1 1 1 1 1 2 T—2:50. A—36,586 (49,260).

E—Trumbo (6), Pennington (13), J.Weeks (5). DP—Los Angeles 2, Oakland 2. LOB—Los Angeles 8, Oakland 7. 2B—Bo.Wilson (3), Pennington (11). HR—C.Jackson (3). IP H R ER BB SO Los Angeles Pineiro L,5-4 1-3 4 8 7 4 0 T.Bell 2 2-3 4 1 1 1 2 Cassevah 3 0 0 0 2 1 Kohn 1 0 0 0 2 1 R.Thompson 1 0 0 0 0 2 Oakland G.Gonzalez W,9-6 7 4 0 0 2 8 Blevins 2 2 1 0 1 2 T—2:35. A—26,115 (35,067).

Orioles 8, Indians 3 BALTIMORE — Robert Andino homered and had a careerhigh four RBIs, and Baltimore secured its f irst winning streak in nearly a month. Adam Jones, Nick Markakis and Matt Wieters hit solo shots for the Orioles, who scored the final eight runs after falling behind 3-0 in the Athletics 9, Angels 1 first inning. Baltimore had not O A K L A N D , C A L I F . — Conor put together successive victoJackson hit his first career ries since June 19-20. grand slam to highlight Oakland’s eight-run first inning. Cleveland Baltimore Hideki Matsui added a two- Brantly lf ab5 0r h0 b0i Angle lf ab3 0r h0 b0i run single as the A’s sent 14 ACarer ss 5 0 0 0 Hardy ss 4 0 2 1 dh 4 1 1 1 Markks rf 4 1 1 1 batters to the plate and chased Hafner CSantn c 4 1 2 1 AdJons cf 4 1 1 1 GSizmr cf 1 0 1 0 Wieters dh 4 2 2 1 Joel Pineiro (5-4) after just Carrer pr-cf 3 1 1 0 D.Lee 1b 4 1 2 0 one-third of an inning. Seven LaPort 1b 2 0 1 0 MrRynl 3b 4 1 1 0 T.Buck rf 4 0 2 1 Andino 2b 3 2 1 4 of the runs came before an out Chsnhll 3b 3 0 0 0 Tatum c 3 0 0 0 was recorded, a first for Oak- Valuen 2b 4 0 2 0 land in its history at the Coli- TColetvaelsland 35 3 103030 To0ta0l0s 00303 8 10— 83 Baltimore 010 031 21x — 8 seum. E—LaPorta (6). DP—Cleveland 1, Baltimore 1. Los Angeles ab MIzturs 2b 4 Aybar ss 2 Branyn 1b 0 TrHntr dh 3 Mathis ph-dh1 V.Wells rf 3 Amarst ss 1 HKndrc lf 4 Callasp 3b 4 Trumo 1b-rf 3 BoWlsn c 4 Trout cf 4 Totals 33 Los Angeles Oakland

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Oakland

ab JWeeks 2b 3 Crisp cf 4 Wlngh lf 3 Sweeny lf 1 Matsui dh 3 SSizmr 3b 3 DeJess rf 3 CJcksn 1b 3 KSuzuk c 4 Pnngtn ss 4 Totals 000 000

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LOB—Cleveland 11, Baltimore 3. 2B—G.Sizemore (21), T.Buck (11), D.Lee (13). HR—Hafner (9), C.Santana (15), Markakis (9), Ad.Jones (15), Wieters (10), Andino (2). S—Carrera, Andino. IP H R ER BB SO Cleveland J.Gomez L,0-2 5 1-3 6 5 5 0 2 Durbin 2-3 0 0 0 0 0 J.Smith 1 2 2 2 1 0 Herrmann 1 2 1 1 0 0 Baltimore Atkins 3 6 3 3 2 3 Hendrickson W,1-0 3 1 0 0 2 0 M.Gonzalez H,4 1-3 2 0 0 0 0 Ji.Johnson H,13 1 2-3 1 0 0 0 1 Uehara 1 0 0 0 0 1 HBP—by Atkins (LaPorta). T—2:58. A—17,754 (45,438).

Lawrence Journal-World 07-18-11  

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