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Texas Students Pray For Blue Bell

Some Texas children are praying for the quick return of Blue Bell Ice Cream; the children know their favorite ice cream brand is traveling a rocky road, and that the company recently had to lay off a lot of moms and dads.

05/23/2015

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FDA Documents Show Early Problems At Blue Bell Plants

Newly released documents show some early evidence of problems at Blue Bell Creameries’ plants in Texas and Oklahoma.

05/22/2015

Blue Bell Ice Cream is seen on shelves of a grocery store. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Patient Sues Blue Bell Over Sickness

A former Houston resident said that he contracted listeria-related meningitis after eating Blue Bell ice cream. Now, he is suing the Texas company for negligence.

05/20/2015

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Blue Bell Must Meet New State Requirements In Texas, Okla.

Before Blue Bell is allowed back on store shelves in Texas and Oklahoma, health departments in both states will take several steps to make sure the ice cream is safe.

05/14/2015

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FDA Unaware Of Listeria In Blue Bell Plant Before Outbreak

Federal health officials said Friday that they were never told of repeated findings of listeria at a Blue Bell Creameries facility before an outbreak linked to the ice cream turned deadly.

05/08/2015

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POLL: Do You Still Trust Blue Bell?

Listeria bacteria was found in Blue Bell ice cream’s Oklahoma plant as far back as March 2013, according to test results Thursday by the government.

05/07/2015

Blue Bell Ice Cream is seen on shelves of a grocery store. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Listeria Found In Blue Bell Ice Cream Plant In 2013

Listeria bacteria was found in Blue Bell ice cream’s Oklahoma plant as far back as March 2013. That’s according to test results released Thursday by the government.

05/07/2015

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Texans Show Continued Support For Brenham’s Blue Bell

While Blue Bell is still trying to pinpoint the source of a Listeria outbreak linked to three deaths, Texans are showing their support for the Brenham company.

05/03/2015

Blue Bell Ice Cream is seen on shelves of a grocery store. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Ice Cream Recalls Raise Questions About Cause

Major recalls from two ice cream companies due to listeria bacteria raise questions about how the pathogen could have contaminated multiple manufacturing plants.

04/24/2015

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New Cleaning & Training Procedures To Begin At Blue Bell Plants

Blue Bell Creameries says it’s going to start new, intensive cleaning and training procedures at all four of its plants, including the two in its hometown of Brenham, Texas.

CBS 11–04/23/2015

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Blue Bell Could Be Back On Shelves In Weeks, Lawsuits Certain

The company says it is making a few flavors of ice cream, but won’t ship them out for sale for at least two to three weeks, until test results show they are safe.

04/21/2015

Marvin Whitlock, ate Blue Bell ice cream and fears he has listeriosis.(credit: CBS 11 News)

North Texas Man Ate Blue Bell, Fears He Has Listeriosis

As the Centers for Disease Control issue a blunt warning about Blue Bell ice cream, some customers are worried the damage may have already been done.

04/21/2015

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