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More than 164,000 pounds of ground turkey recalled; 52 more people sick in deadly salmonella outbreak

The recall was announced as the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 52 new cases of illness associated with the outbreak. This brings the number of illnesses to 216 people across 38 states since the outbreak began in November 2017. Eighty-four people have been hospitalized, and one death has been reported. In addition,… Read More »

Deadly substance in baby powder: report

Johnson & Johnson is forcefully denying a media report that it knew for decades about the existence of trace amounts of asbestos in its baby powder. The report by the Reuters news service sent the company’s shares into a tailspin, suffering their worst one-day sell-off in 16 years. Reuters cited documents released as part of… Read More »