Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the UI senior in computer engineering who is co-founder and CEO of Filify 3D, a startup that recycles plastic waste from 3D printing into filament for the printers.

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Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the UI assistant professor of agricultural and biological engineering who is co-lead researcher on a project to develop a computational tool for estimating and predicting soil erosion.

Two of the area’s most recognizable businesses — Hardy's Reindeer Ranch in Rantoul and Jarling's Custard Cup in Champaign — have received recent national acclaim.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is paying Intel $1 billion for the chip maker’s smartphone modem division in a deal driven by the upcoming transition to the next generation of wireless technology.

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the CEO at SimBioSys Inc. in the University of Illinois Research Park, which is working on technology to allow doctors and scientists to look at cancer to see how cells are interacting.

LONDON (AP) — Richard Branson's space-tourism venture, Virgin Galactic, is planning to go public, creating the first listed human spaceflight firm. Virgin Galactic said Tuesday it is merging with Social Capital Hedosophia, whose CEO, Chamath Palihapitiya, will become chairman of the combined…

News-Gazette intern Ethan Simmons chats with the Uni High grad and rising freshman at the UI who is a research assistant at both Carle's Mills Breast Cancer Institute and the UI's Laboratory of Integrated Biomedical Micro/Nanotechnology and Applications.

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the Ph.D. candidate in the UI Department of Materials Science and Engineering who has been named the Illinois Innovation Prize winner for 2019.

Listed are permits for all new single-family and multifamily residences as well as commercial and industrial work and residential remodeling costing over $25,000.