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Report: US health institute probing Arizona primate center

Dec. 20, 2021 16:53 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — The National Institutes of Health is investigating a University of Washington primate facility in Arizona after a Phoenix newspaper reported finding widespread disease with the potential to compromise science at one of the nation’s largest facilities for breeding pigtailed...

Greenpeace: Greek gas hunt an 'unbearable' threat to whales

Dec. 15, 2021 05:02 AM EST

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greenpeace on Wednesday renewed calls against proposed deep-sea oil and gas exploration off southwest Greece, warning of “unbearable” consequences to endangered Mediterranean whales and dolphins. Greenpeace Greece official Kostis Grimanis said the project...

New technology might detect chronic wasting disease in deer

Nov. 13, 2021 01:05 AM EST

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — When a chronic wasting disease (CWD) outbreak in a herd of captive deer in Beltrami County was discovered earlier this year, it was the result of investigators tracing a connection to potentially infected animals moved there from a Winona County farm. ...

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Oct. 29, 2021 15:40 PM EDT

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: ___ Fauci had no...