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Need A Can't-Miss Wheel Of Cheese? Try Playing It Some Hip-Hop

Researchers exposed cheese to different genres of music for 24 hours a day over six months to find out that hip-hop might create the tastiest cheese.
Politics

READ: The Justice Department's Summary Of The Mueller Report

Attorney General William Barr has sent Congress a letter with special counsel Robert Mueller's key findings. There have been calls for him to share the full report, but Barr is not required to do so.
Business

Software Is Everywhere, But It's Not Always an Upgrade

Two Boeing 737 Max crashes are raising questions about whether the convenience of software has made it easier to miss the seriousness of potential flaws.
Europe

Viking Cruise Ship Reaches Port Safely After Mayday Signal And Daring Rescues At Sea

After hours of rescues on stormy seas, the Viking Sky cruise ship was able to regain control of its engine and reach the Norway port of Molde on Sunday.
Europe

British Prime Minister Theresa May Faces New Pressure To Quit As Brexit Deadline Looms

British newspapers reported on Sunday that senior members of May's cabinet could resign to force her to leave. May has until the end of next week to get a Brexit deal through Parliament.
National Security

Mueller Report Doesn't Find Russian Collusion, But Can't 'Exonerate' On Obstruction

Attorney General William Barr and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein prepared a summary of the special counsel's findings after learning on Friday from Robert Mueller that his work was complete.
Food

For A Healthier Planet, Eat These 50 Foods, Campaign Urges

Global reliance on just a handful of crops for calories is hurting the environment — and wildlife, a new report says. It urges the world to diversify its diet to save plant and animal species alike.
Photography

With The Collapse Of The ISIS 'Caliphate,' A Camera Lens Lingers On Those Left Behind

As U.S.-backed forces fought in recent weeks to reclaim the last territory held by ISIS in Syria, photographer Felipe Dana turned his lens on the thousands of civilians rushing to evacuate.
Author Interviews

9 First-Person Perspectives Give Voice To 'The Other Americans'

The narrators in Laila Lalami's new novel have one thing in common: They've all "had the experience of dislocation," Lalami says. Together, they form a mosaic of race and class in America.
Food

How Bob's Red Mill Company Became A Gluten-Free Giant Ahead Of Its Time

Before there was widespread treatment for people with celiac disease, and options for a gluten-free diet were few, the now 90-year-old founder of the Oregon-based business had his eye on the market.
wsiu news update

WSIU News (AM Update - 3/22/2019)

Dan Klefstad and Jennifer Fuller report the morning's news for Friday, March 22:
Bryan Mullins

Bryan Mullins Introduced as New SIU Men's Basketball Coach

Hundreds of Saluki basketball fans turned out Thursday evening to welcome back one of the program's most beloved players. . The Salukis rolled out the...
news

WSIU News (PM Update - 3/21/2019)

Partly cloudy tonight, LO: 37. Winds Northwest 10 to 15 Miles Per Hour.
Ticks

Ticks, And How Are They Adapting?

With Spring arriving and many of us getting outside, ticks will no doubt be doing the same thing. On this edition of WSIU INFOCUS, we visit with some...
Civility

Simon Institute Hosts Ambassador Harriet Elam-Thomas

WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Ambassador Harriet Elam-Thomas, ahead of her presentation for the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at SIUC.
wsiu news update

WSIU News (AM Update - 3/21/2019)

Dan Klefstad and Jennifer Fuller report the morning's news for Thursday, March 21:
Community Events

WSIU Almanac: March 21st, 2019.

In Southeast Missouri a pond building workshop will be held on Thursday March 21st at the Conservation Nature Center. To learn more browse: https://mdc...
Bryan Mullins

Bryan Mullins Hired as Saluki Men's Head Basketball Coach

SIU welcomed home one of its all-time greats Wednesday, naming Bryan Mullins as the school's 14th men's basketball head coach. The 32-year-old signed a...
GPSC

GPSC Survey Finds Grad Students Like the Academics but Not the Climate at SIU-C

The Graduate and Professional Student Council at SIU-Carbondale is trying to improve the experience for those seeking advanced degrees. GPSC President...

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