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NEW YORK (AP) — An appeals court has heard arguments on New York City's first-of-its-kind rule that requires chain restaurants to use menu icons to warn patrons of salty foods. The regulation mandates that chain restaurants put a salt-shaker icon on menu items that exceed the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — "Made in the same factory as peanuts." ''May contain traces of tree nuts." A new report says the hodgepodge of warnings that a food might accidentally contain a troublesome ingredient is confusing to people with food allergies, and calls for a makeover. Foods...
WASHINGTON (AP) — "Made in the same factory as peanuts." ''May contain traces of tree nuts." A new report says the hodgepodge of warnings that a food might accidentally contain a troublesome ingredient is confusing to people with food allergies, and calls for a makeover. Foods...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report is calling for a makeover of the labels used to warn consumers that a food might accidentally contain peanuts or other allergy-prone ingredients. At issue are warnings such as "may contain traces of nuts" in a food that shouldn't have any. The...
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — It's become a hallmark of terror attacks and school shootings: the fateful minutes or hours when the wounded are hunkered down, waiting for the violence to play out and for help to arrive. In Monday's car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University, one of...
SEATTLE (AP) — Health officials say a boy in Spokane County is the ninth person in Washington with a confirmed case of a rare syndrome that causes varying degrees of paralysis. Multiple news outlets reported Tuesday that the boy under age 10 has acute flaccid myelitis, also...
SEATTLE (AP) — Health officials say a boy in Spokane County is the ninth person in Washington with a confirmed case of a rare syndrome that causes varying degrees of paralysis. Multiple news outlets reported Tuesday that the boy under age 10 has acute flaccid myelitis, also...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Four Alaskans have died this year in an outbreak of invasive strep bacteria that has mostly affected the homeless and Alaska Natives in the state's two largest cities, State epidemiologist Joe McLaughlin said Tuesday. There have been 28 confirmed...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Four Alaskans have died this year in an outbreak of invasive strep bacteria that has mostly affected the homeless and Alaska Natives in the state's two largest cities, State epidemiologist Joe McLaughlin said Tuesday. There have been 28 confirmed...