Afternoon Update
4:36 pm
Wed August 22, 2012

Afternoon Round-Up 8/22/12

Today on NPR: A debate is growing among Israel's secular Jewish majority over the question of whether to circumcise newborn sons.

Smoking:

Politics:

Education:

  • Kentucky's public high school seniors scored higher on the ACT college entrance exam than a year ago, but their overall performance remains below the national average.
  • A severed AT&T fiber optic line in Bowling Green caused an internet outage at Murray State University and some area schools.