Lathrop Couple Sues Modesto Hospital Over Newborn’s Death

Amikar and Kori Ortega claimed that despite other babies testing positive around the same time for salmonella, their baby was not tested.



Sacramento Sushi Lovers Undeterred By Salmonella Scare Linked To Raw Tuna

It’s a busy Friday night at Lou’s Sushi Restaurant in Midtown Sacramento. Owner Lou Valente says raw tuna only has a shelf life of two days.


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California Chicken Linked To Salmonella Recalled

A California chicken producer has issued its first recall since being linked to an outbreak of an antibiotic-resistant strain of salmonella that has been making people sick for more than a year, company and federal food officials said Thursday night.


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California Chicken Still Linked To Salmonella

Despite a year of recorded cases of salmonella, Foster Farms has not issued a recall nor is the government set to order one.


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USDA Warns Against Washing The Thanksgiving Turkey

As many begin Thanksgiving preparations, experts are warning not to wash the festive bird because it may increase the risk of developing a food-borne illness.


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Salmonella Outbreak Has Shoppers Thinking Twice About Buying Foster Farms Chicken

Julia Thomas at the Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op says salmonella cases like the one affecting Foster Farms are good for the organic food movement.



Salmonella Linked Chicken Not Just Under Foster Farms Label

Ask most shoppers and they’ll tell you the brand of chicken linked to the salmonella outbreak and they’ll say Foster Farms. But CBS13 learned shoppers could find it difficult to find chicken that’s not associated with the outbreak.


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Foster Farms Facilities Will Stay Open With Intensified USDA Sampling Over Next 90 Days

As of Thursday afternoon, 278 people were infected with seven outbreak strains across the United States—213 of those cases are spread across 34 counties in California. No deaths have been reported.


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USDA Warns CA Poultry Producer Foster Farms Linked To Salmonella Outbreak

The Agriculture Department is threatening to shut down three California poultry processing facilities linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 278 people across the country.


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California Firm Warns Of Contaminated Sesame Paste

A California food company has issued a warning against eating or buying containers of its sesame paste because they could be contaminated with salmonella.


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Trader Joe’s Recalls Peanut Butter Linked To Salmonella Outbreak

California-based grocery store chain Trader Joe’s is recalling peanut butter that has been linked to 29 salmonella illnesses in 18 states.



Public Health Warns Of Cantaloupes Contaminated With Salmonella

The California Department of Public Health sent out a notice Thursday warning consumers of cantaloupes that may be contaminated with salmonella.