Tainted Peanut Butter Leads To $11.2 Million PenaltyA decade after Americans got sick from eating peanut butter contaminated with salmonella, the company that sold it paid with a courtroom guilty plea and an agreement to pay the largest criminal fine ever in a U.S. food safety case.
Judge To Finalize ConAgra Plea In Tainted Peanut Butter CaseA judge is scheduled to consider an $11.2 million plea deal to settle a criminal case against ConAgra stemming from a salmonella outbreak linked to Peter Pan peanut butter that sickened hundreds a decade ago.
Peanut Butter Vandal Mistakes Gathering For Trump RallyDisorderly conduct charges are pending against a woman who, authorities said, smeared peanut butter on 30 vehicles outside of a gathering in central Wisconsin that she mistakenly thought was a Donald Trump rally.
Texans With Character: Ernest MimsSometimes, nothing tastes better than a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Ernest Mims is using that simple meal to touch lives in the DFW area.
Peanut Butter Recall Includes Major Retailers A company has expanded its recall of peanut butter and almond butter to include cashew butters, tahini and blanched and roasted peanut products. The recall includes nut products sold at Whole Foods Market, Target, Harry and David and several other stores.
Peanut Butter Recall Expands Beyond Trader Joe'sA California company is recalling 76 types of peanut butter and almond butter after one of its products was linked to a salmonella outbreak at Trader Joe's groceries.
Trader Joe's Recalls Peanut Butter, Linked To Salmonella The grocery store chain Trader Joe's is recalling peanut butter that has been linked to 29 salmonella illnesses in 18 states.
Flame Retardant Found In Foods At Dallas SupermarketsA new study from researchers at the University of Texas School of Public Health has revealed that flame retardant chemicals were found in many samples taken from popular North Texas food items.
70.3 Training: Trading A Road Bike For A Tri-BikeLarry Mowry’s forecast called for sun and 60 degree weather on Sunday. He was right, but the front slowed and his forecast was about six hours late in arriving. Not his fault, for sure, but made for a cold, gloomy, overcast 56-mile bike ride. I thought of Larry a few times.
Smucker Recalls Jars Of Chunky Peanut ButterJ.M. Smucker Co. is recalling some 16-ounce jars of its Smucker's Natural Peanut Butter Chunky sold in several states because of possible salmonella contamination.