WUKY http://wuky.org en French Prosecutors Put IMF's Lagarde Under Investigation http://wuky.org/post/french-prosecutors-put-imfs-lagarde-under-investigation Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, says French prosecutors have put her under formal investigation.<p><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/27/world/asia/afghanistan-abdullah-presidential-election.html?_r=0"><em>The New York Times</em> reports</a>:<p><blockquote><p><p data-para-count="247" data-total-count="516">"Ms. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:01:00 +0000 Eyder Peralta 54102 at http://wuky.org French Prosecutors Put IMF's Lagarde Under Investigation Science Crowns Mozzarella The King Of Pizza Cheese http://wuky.org/post/science-crowns-mozzarella-king-pizza-cheese Any way you slice it, Americans are obsessed with pizza. One in eight of us are noshing it on any given day, <a href="http://www.ars.usda.gov/SP2UserFiles/Place/12355000/pdf/DBrief/11_consumption_of_pizza_0710.pdf">according to</a> the U.S. Department of Agriculture. And the average American consumes pizza about 39 times a year, according to the NPD Group, a market research firm.<strong> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:31:00 +0000 Maanvi Singh 54101 at http://wuky.org Kentucky Swimmer Competes At Pan Pacific http://wuky.org/post/kentucky-swimmer-competes-pan-pacific <p></p><p>UK swimmer Danielle Galyer has been selected to compete for the USA Swimming Junior National Team at the 2014 Junior Pan Pacific Championships.</p><p> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:20:27 +0000 Associated Press 54100 at http://wuky.org Kentucky Swimmer Competes At Pan Pacific Neighbor Tries To Shut Down Lemonade Stand http://wuky.org/post/neighbor-tries-shut-down-lemonade-stand <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit <a href="http://www.npr.org/">http://www.npr.org/</a>.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Neighbor+Tries+To+Shut+Down+Lemonade+Stand&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA3NTY5MTc2MDEzMDY5NDU2MjQ3NDZhOA001)"/></div><p> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:59:00 +0000 editor 54099 at http://wuky.org Moral To This Story: Don't Lie About Being Kidnapped http://wuky.org/post/moral-story-dont-lie-about-being-kidnapped <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Moral+To+This+Story%3A+Don%27t+Lie+About+Being+Kidnapped&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1NTU5NzI4MDEyODAxNzA2NDdhODNkZg004)"/></div><p> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:59:00 +0000 editor 54098 at http://wuky.org Both Afghan Candidates Pull Observers From U.N. Audit Of Votes http://wuky.org/post/both-afghan-candidates-pull-observers-un-audit-votes The Afghan election process was thrown further into disarray on Wednesday, when both candidates pulled their observers from a U.N.-led audit of the country's ballots.<p>The AP reports Abdullah Abdullah was the first to pull out his observer saying the process was full of fraud. The AP adds:<p><blockquote><p>"The U.S. brokered the audit of the eight million ballots from the country's June presidential runoff as a way to end what had been a debilitating impasse over who would take over from outgoing President Hamid Karzai. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:56:00 +0000 Eyder Peralta 54097 at http://wuky.org Both Afghan Candidates Pull Observers From U.N. Audit Of Votes Boston Has Riskiest Drivers, According To Insurance Ranking http://wuky.org/post/last-word-business-272 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. 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