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A scientist found a tongue-eating parasite in the mouth of a fish

A scientist found a tongue-eating parasite in the mouth of a fish

In the course of studying wrasse skulls, an evolutionary biologist found a parasite hiding inside a fish’s mouth. And not only had the louse eaten the fish’s tongue — it effectively replaced it. The parasite, a tongue-eating louse, is found in a variety of fish and ecosystems, but it’s not known to what degree. The…MORE

Arrest made in slaying of New York teen stabbed and set afire

Arrest made in slaying of New York teen stabbed and set afire

A Bronx man was arrested Thursday in the death of a teenager who was stabbed and set on fire in an apartment building, police said. Adones Betances, 22, was charged with murder and manslaughter in the slaying of Winston Ortiz, 18, according to police. Betances is in custody, police said. The pair got into a…MORE

FSU football player accuses school of lying about Covid-19 safety

FSU football player accuses school of lying about Covid-19 safety

Florida State University wide receiver Warren Thompson has accused the school’s athletics department of lying “multiple times” about players’ health safety conditions related to Covid-19 during the first week of football camp. Warren made the accusations in a letter posted on Instagram. “Being a Student Athlete is difficult during this time and the proper leadership…MORE