• FDA Probing Latest E.Coli Outbreak Linked To Chipotle

    FDA Probing Latest E.Coli Outbreak Linked To Chipotle

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    The most recent infection linked to Chipotle exposure in that outbreak was on Nov. 10, the CDC said, although the agency had not yet declared the outbreak officially over. This investigation is ongoing, the CDC said. Still, Marler noted the Chipotle cases pale in comparison to an E. coli outbreak in 1993 tied to Jack in the Box that sickened hundreds and led to four deaths.
  • Jeremy Morin acquired from Chicago Blackhawks for Richard Panik

    Jeremy Morin acquired from Chicago Blackhawks for Richard Panik

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    Morin's AHL PPG this season is. This is the second time that Morin has been traded away by the Blackhawks. The native of Slovakia has 19 goals and 20 assists over 151 career NHL games with the Tampa Bay Lightning and Leafs. He has one year remaining on his contract at $800,000, after which he will become a restricted free agent. Both players have spent this season in the AHL .
  • Chipotle probed for new outbreak of different E. coli strain

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    We are now in the process of implementing those programs, including high resolution testing of ingredients, end of shelf-life testing of ingredients, continuous improvement in the supply system based on testing data, and enhanced food safety training for all of our restaurant teams.
  • Valeant CEO Pearson remains hospitalized for pneumonia

    Valeant CEO Pearson remains hospitalized for pneumonia

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    He even promised shareholders to provide more transparent data about Valeant's business, including sales figures for its top 30 drugs. However, rather than being apologetic, his tone was more defiant while talking about the business strategies of the company.
  • Trending Today: Mother of 'Affluenza Teen' Charged

    Trending Today: Mother of 'Affluenza Teen' Charged

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    Couch and his mother are believed to have fled to Mexico after a video surfaced in November that appears to show the 18-year-old at a party where people were drinking, which would be a violation of his probation . An additional charge awaiting Tonya Couch , according to the New York Post is the fact that she was found with a gun in a drawer of their first stop, a swanky resort, just before they arrested her in Mexico .
  • AFC playoff picture: Steelers in, Jets out

    AFC playoff picture: Steelers in, Jets out

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    The Jets are preparing for Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills and Jets former coach Rex Ryan who now coaches the Bills. These two teams have gone in opposite directions since the Bills beat the Jets 22-17 back in Week 10. In arguably the least compelling game of the weekend, the Rams look to close the year at. In many ways, that's a good thing. Word, I assume, was relayed to Chuck Noll and his players on the field, where they muddled through a meaningless 10-9 victory.
  • Clemson hopes to become first 15-0 team

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    It's been 34 years since Clemson played for a national championship. We've been in some big games and it's just the next challenge. No one, even those in the national media who wrote dynasty and season obituaries after the loss to Ole Miss, is writing Alabama off after a 38-point shutout over a quality Big Ten champion.
  • Stock futures little changed on last trading day of 2015

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    Global stocks were heading toward a sluggish end to the year, with the fall in oil prices hurting currencies of commodity-rich countries. Benchmark U.S. Nine of the 10 major S&P sectors fell Thursday, led by a 1.43-percent fall in the technology sector. While U.S. employers added jobs at a solid pace in 2015 and consumer confidence improved, several factors weighed on stocks in 2015.
  • James Worthy To Lakers: 'Get That Celtics Ass'

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    Unfortunately, things would end in a loss, but Bryant may have learned valuable lessons in the defeat. "I don't remember the loss as like a painful experience, I remember it as a handsome moment because it helped me find the best version of myself and my teammates.
  • Mandatory drone registration starts Monday

    Mandatory drone registration starts Monday

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    After registration the owner gets a unique identification number to mark the unmanned aircraft. "You can put it on the battery compartments or on one of the legs, but it has to be readable". You can keep flying without registering until February 19th, 2016, after which you will face civil and criminal penalties ranging from a $27,500 fine to three years in prison.
  • Wage increases take effect in 14 states

    Wage increases take effect in 14 states

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    This is the second of three planned increases, which will eventually bring the state's minimum wage to $10.10 on January 1, 2017. Some U.S. counties are in the midst of staggered hourly rate increases that will ultimately put their minimum wage at $15 by the year 2020, including Los Angeles and San Francisco, California, the District of Columbia, and Seattle, Washington.
  • NASA calls off next Mars mission because of instrument leak

    NASA calls off next Mars mission because of instrument leak

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    It's necessary for the instruments to  perform in a vacuum  in order to have highly focused sensitivity needed to pick up data. Without a flawless vacuum environment, the results can't be trusted. "I'm a very patient man", he said. There is a bright side of today's delay:  NASA  and CNES found this problem while the spacecraft was still on Earth.
  • Magnitude-4.4 Earthquake Shakes Southern California

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    No injuries or serious property damage were reported and  Earthquakes Canada  said none would be expected from a shaker of that size. In Vancouver, TransLink shut down two of its three elevated rapid transit lines to check the guideways for damage, but the system was running again within 90 minutes.
  • Fire breaks out in Dubai skyscraper near Burj Khalifa

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    The fire reportedly injured 14 people, none seriously, including one person who suffered a heart attack. Firefighters yesterday appeared to have mostly extinguished a blaze that suddenly engulfed one of  Dubai's  most prominent skyscrapers on New Year's Eve, said witnesses.
  • Trevone Boykin Suspended For Alamo Bowl Following Arrest On Felony Assault Charge

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    The athlete was arrested and charged with a third-degree felony in San Antonio early Thursday after fighting at a bar and then allegedly striking a bicycle patrol officer. "I can assure you that I have because it took away the incredible honor and privilege it was to wear a TCU jersey". Patterson did not announce whether senior Bram Kohlhausen or redshirt freshman Foster Sawyer will fill in for Boykin in the Alamo Bowl on Saturday (5:45 p.m.
  • New Year's Eve 2015 over the world

    New Year's Eve 2015 over the world

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    In Auckland, fireworks were set off and a laser show came from the city's Sky Tower, as they became the first major city to see in 2016. The cause of the fire was not immediately known. The Mayor's fireworks display was ticketed for the second year and was sold out. He said it was impossible to forget "so many days marked by violence, by death, by the unspeakable suffering of so many innocents".
  • Lambeau seeks snow shovelers ahead of Vikings-Packers game

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    This week, both teams are 10-5. Cobb has hardly been a factor in the past four weeks, totaling 165 receiving yards without a touchdown, and the run game has been inconsistent. And, helped in part by building a double-digit lead early in the second half, they limited National Football League rushing leader  Adrian Peterson  to 45 yards in 13 carries.
  • Vladimir Putin Praises Donald Trump

    Vladimir Putin Praises Donald Trump

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    Of course, we welcome it", Putin said during his traditional end-of-year Q&A session with journalists. Lot of killing going on, and a lot of stupidity. Trump said, "when I look at the Ukraine, and I see Germany doing nothing, and I see so many other countries over there not really engaged, and we're totally engaged, and I ask myself, here's this big monstrous country, Germany, and they hardly speak up".
  • Trump on Putin Killing Journalists: 'He's a Leader'

    Trump on Putin Killing Journalists: 'He's a Leader'

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    When you people call you brilliant, that's always good. Earlier this week, Putin said Trump is a "bright personality, a talented person, no doubt about it". 1 geopolitical foe" in 2012. Trump said , "when I look at the Ukraine, and I see Germany doing nothing, and I see so many other countries over there not really engaged, and we're totally engaged, and I ask myself, here's this big monstrous country, Germany, and they hardly speak up".
  • DuPont to cut 1700 jobs in Delaware

    DuPont to cut 1700 jobs in Delaware

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    DuPont was legally required to inform Denver of the job cuts before the end of the year, ABC News reported . Dow and DuPont, two historic giants of United States industry, will join as equals in an all-stock deal that's the first step in an effort to create three new businesses.
  • CDC Investigating Another Chipotle E.Coli Outbreak

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    This outbreak has led to the hospitalization of 20 people, but no one has died. However, on Monday (Dec. 21) more bad news arrived: The CDC said it is investigating "another, more recent outbreak" of E. The announcement comes as Chipotle struggles to keep its reputation and finances in line since the outbreak began in October, spread to nine states, and infected 53 people - one more since the agency's last update.
  • This Texas Company Just Gave Every Employee a $100000 Christmas Bonus

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    CHRISTMAS is going to be extra special this year for a bunch of U.S. workers who have been given huge bonuses from their generous boss. "It was a dream come true", gulflive.com reported she said. It's not the first time Hilcorp's billionaire CEO and founder Jeffery Hildebrand has rewarded his employees in a big way. Each bonus has been given for reaching company goals.
  • Douglas Tompkins, founder of North Face and Esprit, dies in kayak accident

    Douglas Tompkins, founder of North Face and Esprit, dies in kayak accident

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    No one else was seriously injured. "We are all deeply saddened by the news of Doug Tompkins' passing", read a post on The North Face's Instagram page. He donated lands such as the 700,000-acre (699,997 ha) Pumalin Park in Chile , which includes areas of primeval rainforest, to be administered and preserved as national parks.
  • Summit Midstream Partners LP (SMLP) Trading 8.7% Higher

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    The decision from OPEC late last week to leave production levels unchanged has left a damaging mark and with investor sentiment continuously weak, the gates have been left wide open for WTI Oil to trade to extremely low levels, the likes of which have not been seen since the beginning of 2009 when prices reached $35.
  • Marcus Mariota leads parade of QBs rushing for Sunday fantasy highlights

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    They haven't yet ruled him out for the final four games. Because Andrews moved across the formation, Mariota had a small opening that got wider when left guard  Quinton Spain  spun Posluszny outside. Caldwell spotted Myers at the National College and Pro Specialists camp in Mobile back in February and that was all she wrote. Chicago offensive guard  Matt Slauson  (Sweet Home High, #68) started as the Bears fell in overtime to the 49ers....
  • Pepsi announces Crystal Pepsi sweepstakes, delighting dozens

    Pepsi announces Crystal Pepsi sweepstakes, delighting dozens

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    This sweepstakes runs for only two days - this Thursday and Friday - on the "Pepsi Pass" app nobody knew existed until just now.  PepsiCo wouldn't say if its still considering selling the product in the future. The hype is curious since the product will not be available in stores or vending machines. For those who don't remember (or were too young), Crystal Pepsi was a clear-colored soda that tasted like regular Pepsi.
  • Oil Prices Rise on Saudi Comments

    Oil Prices Rise on Saudi Comments

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    Opec should make room for increased Iranian crude production within its ceiling of 30 million barrels a day, the nation's Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries meets in December. "Nobody really believes Saudi Arabia will bow to pressure (to cut output)", Commerzbank strategist Carsten Fritsch said.
  • Disney And Google To Bring Star Wars VR To Google Cardboard

    Disney And Google To Bring Star Wars VR To Google Cardboard

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    As expected, Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been classified in the U.S., where it's got a PG-13 rating from the MPAA. "I haven't seen the movie cut together", added the actor, who plays a former Stormtrooper named Finn in the film . One may argue that 'Star Trek' is the most successful, but when Abrams rebooted that franchise, it did not have as much hype as 'Star Wars '. "But what they're really saying underneath it is 'if you screw this up, I'll kill you".
  • Free speech advocate backs The Comment

    Free speech advocate backs The Comment

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    Adam Kissel of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education will be the featured guest in “Freedom of Speech and the First Amendment on College Campuses,” a program being sponsored by the Comment on Friday at 10 a.m. Mohler-Faria said he was also angry about an opinion article that appeared in the same issue, saying the column critical of a hike in student fees by Joseph Zarrella was inaccurate.