| Jan 8, 2015
| 6:01 PM
A Los Angeles-area company is recalling more than 48,000 pounds of frozen beef and pork that may be contaminated with metal.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Unibright Foods of Bell Gardens is recalling 2.2-pound packages of "Mishima Sukiyaki...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 8:36 AM
A Los Angeles County food provider is recalling more than 48,000 pounds of meat that may contain metal scraps.
The recall covers frozen, ready-to-eat sukiyaki beef and gingered pork products from Unibright Foods Inc. of Bell Gardens, the U.S. Department...
| Jan 10, 2015
Miller-Keystone Blood Center launches new online donor screening application
Miller-Keystone Blood Center recently announced the launch of iScreen, a secure, private way for donors to complete their donor history questionnaire. Starting January 6,...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:52 AM
WASHINGTON, Nov 20 (Reuters) - A small decline in turkey prices helped hold the increase in the cost of preparing a Thanksgiving meal for 10 to less than 1 percent this year, the country's largest farm group said on Thursday.
Ingredients for a typical...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:22 AM
This year is on track to be the warmest year on record for California — and the entire planet — according to a new report.
Temperatures in California for the first 10 months of the year averaged 4.2 degrees above the state's 20th century...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:27 AM
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is looking into the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium's use of dogs to herd its African elephants after receiving a complaint from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
"We have video footage [taken at] the...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 11:39 AM
The hulking animals that stepped from trailers to corrals here late at night drew a hushed, attentive audience of about 25 people.
The reason for the reverence: wild bison have been reintroduced on the prairies east of the Mississippi River for the...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Suburban officials worry that millions in taxpayer dollars could be lost and are closely following as federal authorities prosecute a case involving alleged fraudulent loans provided to a state investment fund in which dozens of Illinois towns...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 1:18 PM
City officials are in talks with two grocery store businesses in the hope of convincing at least one to locate to the Southeast Community.
"We have in the past year or two contacted every grocery store that would go in the Southeast Community, in...
| Nov 26, 2014
I love our second fridge. It sits unassumingly in the utility area of our basement, next to the washing machine and dryer. It isn't quite as big as our kitchen fridge and it isn't the flashy stainless steel. But inside, it contains wonders.
| Nov 25, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Seven animal rights activists from South Florida were arrested over the weekend on a road trip to protest the growing number of facilities in rural Hendry County that breed monkeys for scientific research.
They were on a tour organized by South...