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PEANUT BUTTER RECALL: King Nut, Parnell's Pride Pulled Over Salmonella Fears

AP | KANTELE FRANKO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio distributor says it has recalled two brands of its peanut butter after an open container tested positive for salmonella...

Salmonella Outbreak Across US Linked To Peanut Butter

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ATLANTA — Federal officials have not yet identified the cause of a salmonella outbreak striking almost 400 people in 42 states, but state offici...

Serving Sickness to School Kids

Michael Markarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Markarian

Lax agency enforcement of humane slaughter rules continues to allow unacceptable abuse of animals and food safety risks.

Doctor, Doctor, Give Me the Truth

Michael Markarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Markarian

In the No on Prop 2 commercial, we meet Dr. Kara Hutton and she's arguing the worst falsehood of all -- that human health depends on treating animals cruelly.

Our Broken Food Safety System

Julian Brookes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Julian Brookes

The US food system is by most accounts one of the safest in the world, but there's evidence that food-borne disease outbreaks are becoming nastier, more frequent, and more widespread.

CNN Anchor Heidi Collins -- Incredible

Harry Shearer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Harry Shearer

Is it really hard to believe that most American produce retailers don't routinely label country of origin on all their fruits and vegetables? Does Collins not shop for her own food?

Vegetable Profiling: Tomatoes See Red

Suzette Standring | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Suzette Standring

Tomatoes are seeing red at being wrongly blamed as the contamination cause of a national Salmonella outbreak. Now jalapeno peppers have replaced tomatoes as the possible culprit.

FDA Finds Salmonella Strain At Second Mexican Farm

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — The salmonella strain linked to a nationwide outbreak has been found in irrigation water and in a sample from a batch of serrano pe...

Salmonella: Jalapenos, Probably Not Tomatoes, At Fault

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Government inspectors finally have a big clue in the nationwide salmonella outbreak: They found the same bacteria strain on a singl...

FDA Lifts Tomatoes Salmonella Warning

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — It's OK to eat all kinds of tomatoes again, the U.S. government declared Thursday _ lifting its salmonella warning on the summer fa...

Salmonella Cases Hit 1,000 As CDC Confirms Jalapenos As New Suspect

New York Times | Mike Lizza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In its latest update on the Salmonella outbreak, the Centers for Disease Control today confirmed that the investigation has uncovered a second suspect...

Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Peppers

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — More than 1,000 people now have become ill from salmonella initially linked to raw tomatoes, a sobering milestone Wednesday that ma...

CDC: Salmonella-tainted tomato illnesses reach 228

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The toll from salmonella-tainted tomatoes jumped to 228 illnesses Thursday as the government learned of five dozen previously unkno...

Salmonella In Tomatoes: It Wasn't California Or Florida

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Tomatoes grown in California and Florida are safe to eat, according to U.S. health officials investigating a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 167...

Tomato Recall Prompted By Salmonella Outbreak

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The tomato recall was swift after it was discovered that raw tomatoes had been linked to a salmonella outbreak in 17 states, and restaurants and super...

17-State Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Raw Tomatoes

AP | CARLA K. JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CHICAGO — Federal officials hunted for the source of a 17-state salmonella outbreak linked to three types of raw tomatoes, while the list of sup...

McDonald's Stops Serving Tomatoes After Salmonella Outbreak

AP | MEGAN K. SCOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A salmonella outbreak linked to raw tomatoes serves as a reminder to take extra care with summer fruits and vegetables. More than 20 people have been ...

Salmonella In Tomatoes Causing Food Poisoning In 16 States

AP | MATT MYGATT | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Salmonella food poisoning first linked to uncooked tomatoes has spread to 16 states, federal health officials said Saturday....

Kraft Recalls White Chocolate Over Salmonella Scare

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Packaged foods maker Kraft Foods (Charts) issued a recall in the U.S. for its Baker's Premium White Chocolate Baking Squares due to concerns that the ...