By MARY CLARE JALONICKAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration is detaining mango imports from a Mexican packing house after the company's mangoes were linked to salmonella illnesses in 15 states.
The FDA announced the import alert Friday against Agricola Daniella
By FRANK BAJAK and FRANKLIN BRICENOAssociated Press
LIMA, Peru (AP) - Sixteen-year-old Cesar Medina was returning home from an Internet cafe, his mother says, and got caught up in a crowd of demonstrators when police and soldiers opened fire. A bullet tore into his head, killing him instantly.
By KRISTEN WYATTAssociated Press
GLENDALE, Colo. (AP) - Nearly a year after the nation's deadliest foodborne illness outbreak in more than two decades, Colorado cantaloupes are back in supermarkets.
Farmers near the town of Rocky Ford are going on the offensive to restore the fruit's
By MARY ESCHAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. has become the first major insurance company to say it won't cover damage related to a gas drilling process that blasts chemical-laden water deep into the ground.
The Columbus, Ohio-based company's personal
By LARRY MARGASAKAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans pushed a bill through the House Thursday that allows the government to exempt gold, copper, silver and uranium mining on federal land from formal environmental reviews.
The bill makes it harder for opponents to mount legal challenges
MSNBC.COM - Dole Fresh Vegetables has recalled 1,077 cases of bagged salads sold
at Kroger and Wal-Mart stores in six states because of concerns about
potential listeria contamination.
No illnesses have been reported
in association with the recall. The products carry a best-use date of
By YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - The first seafood caught off Japan's Fukushima coastline since last year's nuclear disaster went on sale Monday, but the offerings were limited to octopus and marine snails because of persisting fears about radiation
By ROD McGUIRKAssociated Press
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia has created the world's largest network of marine reserves and will restrict fishing as well as oil and gas exploration in a major step to safeguard the environment and access to food.