| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:59 PM
Bell Gardens-based Unibright Foods Inc. is recalling over 48,000 pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat sukiyaki beef and gingered pork products that may be contaminated with “metal extraneous materials,” the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 2:33 PM
Federal regulators have noted "significant violations" at the Nestle Purina PetCare Co. plant in South Whitehall Township during an inspection of the plant last year.
In a warning letter publicly released Wednesday, the U.S. Food and Drug...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:10 AM
Driving home from a party late at night on July 29, 2005, 16-year-old Amber Marie Rose of Charles County crashed into a tree and died when her airbag failed to inflate because of a flaw in her Chevy Cobalt's ignition switch. She is thought to be the...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 7:51 AM
OSI Group, an Aurora-based meat supplier, faces more problems as it deals with a food safety scandal in China.
The company's latest setback came Sunday when Shanghai food authorities described meats at its Chinese subsidiary as "questionable products"...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 3:25 PM
Zilks Foods LLC, of Austin, Texas, is recalling all of its 8-ounce hummus products sold in stores nationwide because they may contain undeclared peanuts, according to a press release distributed by the Food and Drug Administration. People who have...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 2:00 PM
Barkworthies of Richmond, Va., is recalling select lots of Barkworthies Chicken Vittles dog chews, which were distributed to stores nationwide, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
Salmonella can affect animals eating...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 2:45 PM
General Motors Co. is recalling 92,221 full-size trucks and sport utility vehicles for a defect in ignition lock systems that can cause safety problems in hot conditions.
The recall, announced Thursday, covers certain 2011-12 models and 2007-14 models...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 8:55 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — The Volkswagen Group of America is recalling about 38,000 cars because a fuel leak in the engine may cause a fire.
The automaker said no injuries or accidents have been reported.
The recall covers 2014 to 2015 model years of the...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Good times, bad times, the auto industry had its share in 2014.
Total vehicle sales climbed 6 percent to an estimated 16.4 million sold in 2014, numbers not reached since the pre-recession high of 2005. Yet the auto industry recalled 60 million...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Each day, attorney Terry Harris sets out in his trusty 2002 Honda Civic, which has 150,000 miles — and has been recalled for a variety of defects considered dangerous by safety regulators.
Two are for air bags that can explode, sending shrapnel...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 9:07 AM
FCA US , the former Chrysler Group, on Friday expanded a U.S. regional recall of older cars with potentially defective driver-side Takata air bags to a global action, affecting more than 3.3 million vehicles.
FCA was one of five automakers asked by U.S....