| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:12 AM
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Indian authorities on Wednesday were trying to determine how food served as part of a free school lunch program got tainted with insecticide, leading to the deaths of at least 22 children and the hospitalization of more than...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 10:29 AM
At least 22 children are dead after eating a free school lunch that was tainted with an insecticide at a school in a small village in Bihar, India. More than 30 children remain hospitalized, most in serious condition.
On Tuesday, the children, ages 5 to...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese Co. is issuing a voluntary recall for three specialty cheese products while regulatory agencies continue a multi-state investigation of listeria monocytogenes. These products were distributed nationwide through retail and...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 2:17 PM
A Somerset woman is accused of running down her boyfriend with his car.
Somerset Borough police charged Crystal Gayle Powell, 28, Donald Lane, with aggravated assault by vehicle, simple assault and recklessly endangering another person.
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Scenic Fruit Company has issued a recall for its "Woodstock Frozen Organic Pomegranate Kernels" due to a possible Hepatitis A contamination and the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation has confirmed that this product was distributed in Alaska....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Dear Pharmacist: I read your article on Bartonella, and how pets can indirectly give it to you. What other diseases do pets transmit? Are there antibiotics? — S.J., Orlando
Dear S.J.: Great questions, since pet lovers don't connect their illness...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 2:00 PM
A Van Nuys man was arrested Thursday after allegedly kicking a 31-year-old woman in the stomach -- and later threatening police officers -- while drunk, police said.
Police responded to the scene at 2:19 p.m. after a witness reported seeing the man --...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 3:31 AM
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Nelson Mandela was recently hospitalized on June 8 for a recurring lung infection.
The 94-year-old former South African president and anti-apartheid activist has struggled with respiratory problems. Here is a list of his...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Some eating tips before Super Bowl 47...
| Apr 29, 2013
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April 29, 2013
Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Wanna lower your blood pressure? Forgive....
| Apr 10, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Seeds are a crucial food source for birds, squirrels, livestock and other animals, especially during winter. For humans, edible seeds provide a delicious, nutrient-packed punch to meals and snacks, and are the source of most of our cooking oils, as well...