KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — Defense attorneys for three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak sought to deflect blame and poke holes in the government’s case Tuesday as they grilled a co-defendant, who is a key prosecution witness. The co-defendant, Samuel Lightsey, was a former manager of a Georgia peanut processing…
RUSS BYNUM Associated Press ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia peanut plant linked to a deadly salmonella outbreak cut corners and sent fake lab results to customers, endangering consumers nationwide, federal prosecutors said Friday as they opened a rare case seeking criminal punishment for corporate workers over food poisoning. Peanut Corp. of America “had a…
Dr. Susan Mitchell, health and nutrition expert
About 97 percent of raw chicken breasts tested in a nationwide survey carried bacteria dangerous to humans, according to a Consumer Reports analysis released Thursday.
Procter & Gamble has recalled some of its dry pet food because of a possible salmonella risk.
Consumers are advised not to eat or purchase Trader Joe\’s Valencia Creamy Salted Peanut Butter made with sea salt because of a possible link to a Salmonella outbreak.
Diamond Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling a third type of dog food, its Diamond Puppy Formula, because of salmonella concerns.
A salmonella outbreak has now sickened 100 people in the United States, and a food-safety advocacy group says rules already on the books could have prevented anybody from getting sick.