San Diego firm recalls cucumbers after salmonella outbreak

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A California company is recalling its cucumbers after a salmonella outbreak that's sickened 285 people in 27 states and killed a San Diego woman.

Andrew & Williamson Fresh Produce of San...

Salmonella outbreak linked to cucumbers sickens nearly 300

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — State health officials say nine Washington residents have been sickened from a multi-state salmonella outbreak linked to garden cucumbers grown in Mexico.

The federal Centers for Disease...

Authorities: 15 cases of salmonella reported in New Mexico

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Department of Health is investigating 15 confirmed cases of salmonella that appear to be linked to eating garden-variety cucumbers grown in Mexico.

Authorities say there's...

Rockies' Morneau back from 4-month DL stint after concussion

DENVER (AP) — First baseman Justin Morneau was back in the Colorado Rockies' starting lineup Friday after being reinstated from the 60-day disabled list after recovering from concussion symptoms that sidelined him...

Dog's death prompts warning of toxic algae in Russian River

FORESTVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are urging people to keep their pets out of the Russian River in Northern California this Labor Day weekend after a dog died from toxic algae.

Sonoma County health...

66 cases of salmonella in 6 Arizona counties from cucumbers

PHOENIX (AP) — Health officials say 66 cases of salmonella linked to garden-variety cucumbers grown outside the U.S. have been reported in six Arizona counties.

They say Andrew & Williamson Fresh Produce of...

Experts: Unlikely German sailor fell ill in Rio's water

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Medical experts and scientists said Friday it's unlikely that a German sailor with a bacterial skin infection that's resistant to antibiotics contracted the illness in polluted Olympic...

Suspect in fatal church stabbing getting mental health exam

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A judge in Frederick has ordered a mental health evaluation for a man accused of fatally stabbing a South Korean visitor and wounding the victim's wife at a rustic religious...