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BBC: How coffee forever changed Britain

Coffeehouses helped spread modern democracy, spur the Enlightenment and birth periodical literature. So why did King Charles II’s cronies try to ban...
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[Illinois] Apply by Friday, May 27th

We have several position openings at the Y’s New American Welcome Center. If you are interested in applying, please submit your resume...

Making meat much more than a meal

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – The grills are already fired up as I approach the Meat Science Laboratory on the U. of I. campus. It’s midmorning...

BBC: The true origin of French macarons

The recipe for Macarons des Sœurs is only passed on orally to the succeeding pâtissier, who is the only one who makes...

Illinois Earns No. 4 Seed in Big Ten Tournament

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – The Fighting Illini baseball team will be the No. 4 seed in the upcoming Big Ten baseball tournament in Omaha...