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Chicken products recalled after wood, plastic found

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC/AP) — Pilgrim’s Pride has ordered a massive recall of cooked chicken products after consumers and federal meat inspectors found contamination by such foreign material as wood, plastic, rubber, and metal. 105 more words


Homeland Security urges Windows users to uninstall QuickTime

The Department of Homeland Security has advised Window users to uninstall Apple’s QuickTime program after two bugs were found in the software.

The government agency announcement was prompted by a… 110 more words

Some batches of Nice! peaches, mixed fruit recalled over glass particles

(WRIC/ABC) — Some Nice! Peach Slices and Mixed Fruits are being voluntarily recalled due to concerns over potential glass particles in the fruit, according to a statement by the Milky Way International Trading Corp. 154 more words


Fake products, unlicensed retailers pose serious health risk

Two recent busts on Oahu bring light to what could be a very serious risk for those looking to change their appearance on the cheap. 384 more words


Fisher-Price recalling infant cradle swings due to fall hazard

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Fisher-Price is recalling about 34,000 infant cradle swings because the seat can fall unexpectedly and injure a child.

According to the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, the seat peg can become unhinged, causing the seat to collapse. 114 more words



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Martin's recalls some steamable vegetables for potential contamination

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Martin’s had removed from sale certain Pictsweet Steamable vegetables due to potential listeria contamination.

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