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NPR: Scientists Say These Monkeys Use An ‘Accent’ To Communicate With Their Foe

In the Brazilian Amazon, a species of monkey called the pied tamarin is fighting for survival, threatened by habitat loss and urban...

New Illinois program seeks to serve low-income, homeless and low-resource rural veterans

The Military Family Research Institute (MFRI) at Purdue University is collaborating with University of Illinois Extension and select Illinois food pantries and faith-based communities on Reaching...

Rare mineral from rocks found in mollusk teeth

First time rare type of iron mineral has been discovered in a living organism

Beneficial arthropods find winter sanctuary in uncultivated field edges, study finds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Many species of ground-dwelling beetles, ladybugs, hoverflies, damsel bugs, spiders and parasitic wasps kill and eat pest species that...

NPR: The ‘Time Has Come’ For A Global Pandemic Treaty, WHO’s Tedros Says

The COVID-19 pandemic proves that the world needs a pandemic treaty, says WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. It's the one major change,...

CNN: Gas prices surge past $3. Here’s where gas is most expensive — and cheapest — for Memorial Day

Gasoline prices are at a seven-year high, just in time for travelers to hit the road for Memorial Day.

Safer play: How 90,000 Michigan soccer players went back to playing the sport they love

When soccer teams across Michigan meet over the next few weeks for traditional tournaments and championships, the COVID-19 mask mandates and event...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

CNN: See what’s streaming in June

Set in New York City and one of the most eagerly awaited summer films, this movie fuses Lin-Manuel Miranda's kinetic music and...