JBS ground beef recall now exceeds 6,000 tons of meat

The concern is Salmonella: Following an expanded recall issued this week, JBS Tolleson Inc. has now recalled about more than 6,000 tons of non-intact raw beef products over concerns of contamination by Salmonella Newport. The initial recall of nearly 7 million pounds...

Flood waters have overwhelmed Austin’s filtration system; there are fears city could run out of water

A period of unprecedented rain raised lakes to record high: After a period of unprecedented rain that raised area lakes up to record highs, residents of the Austin, Texas, area woke up on Monday to news of a city-wide water boil order. Flood waters had overwhelmed the...