Kansas City InfoZine
Nanoinjectors Pose a New Target for Antibiotic Research
If you've ever suffered the misery of food poisoning from a bacterium like Shigella or Salmonella, then your cells have been on the receiving end of "nanoinjectors" - microscopic spikes made from proteins through which pathogens secrete effector proteins into human host cells, causing infection.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
At Home: Furniture Mall offers spring decorating classes
Classes will be held at 1:00 and 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, 25 and April 1, in Topeka, and at 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 20, 27 and April 3, in Lawrence.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Possible ID for Body Found in Kansas River
The Lawrence Police Department have identified the body of a 44-year-old man found in the Kansas River last weekend.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
University of Kansas
University to unveil comprehensive 2014 - "2024 Campus Master Plan
After a year of planning and engagement with the campus and Lawrence communities, the University of Kansas is ready to unveil a 10-year vision for the Lawrence and Edwards campuses.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
AT&T reports $100 million invested in Topeka area during past four years
AT&T reported it invested $100 million in the five-county Topeka metropolitan area during the past four years and made more than 50 upgrades to its infrastructure.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
How Thayer kept Kansas free
As we commemorate the anniversary of the Civil War, we should keep in mind those events which preceded it, and which led to the war.
The Kansas City Star
St. Joseph police shoot, kill man
Martha Baird, a 61-year-old psychiatric nurse from Leawood, works in Kansas City's Sudanese refugee community to heal mental health issues among the women.
Cookbook returned to library after 21-plus years
More than two decades after a cookbook was checked out of a Kansas library, it's just now been returned.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Judge sides with Kansas doctor in abortion case
A Kansas judge has overturned the state medical board's revocation of a doctor's license over her referrals of young patients for late-term abortions.
Operation IceBridge Sheds New Light On Changing Greenland Ice
Research using satellite observations and ice thickness measurements gathered by NASA's Operation IceBridge is giving new insight into one of the processes causing Greenland's ice sheet to lose mass.
Community college seeks accelerated 'Go Pro Now' program
Johnson County Community College's president urged senators Monday to approve $2 million for a program that would team employers and higher education to get students started early on careers in information technology and bioscience.
Meteorologist: Myths Are No Protection From Tornadoes
A legend called the Tonganoxie Split, for example, purports the hills divert severe weather away from the Kansas City metropolitan area, Lawrence and Tonganoxie.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Run a 5K with Olympian Jeff Galloway in Lawrence, KS on March 15
RunWalkLawrence is offering you the opportunity to participate in a free 5K Fun Run with Olympian Jeff Galloway at 8 a.m. on Saturday, March 15. 6:30 p.m. -- Garry Gribble's Overland Park location -- an informal meet-and-greet and book-signing with Galloway.
Northeast Kansas happenings
The 36th annual Aggieville St. Patrick's Day Parade and Road Race will be Saturday, March 15, in the Aggieville business district in Manhattan.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Lawrence 8th-grader to 'disembark' in D.C. after securing regional bee title
Ethan Perrins, an eighth-grade student at Southwest Middle School in Lawrence, holds his trophy after winning The Topeka-Capital Journal Spelling Bee on Saturday at Seaman High School.
Man arrested in Lawrence homicide
Snow chances will increase for south-central Kansas by late morning and continue into the early afternoon hours.
Overnight Murder Results In Arrest
At 3:10am Lawrence Police Officers were dispatched to a shooting at 2403 Cedarwood Avenue, in the south central section of Lawrence.
Lawrence police investigate fatal shooting
Sgt. Trent McKinley, a Lawrence Police Department spokesman, said police were sent to the 2400 block of Cedarwood Avenue for a reported shooting.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Kansas Men's Basketball Signee Cliff Alexander Named Naismith ...
LAWRENCE, Kan. - Kansas men's basketball signee Cliff Alexander has been named the Naismith Boys High School Player of the Year, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced Friday.
The Wichita Eagle
a Jayhawkersa movie tells Wilt Chamberlaina s story
"Jawhawkers" explores the effect that basketball legend Wilt Chamberlain had on Lawrence and the history of basketball.