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Abstain from romaine: U.S., Canada warn on E.coli in lettuce
5:06pm, 20th November, 2018

Abstain from romaine: U.S., Canada warn on E.coli in lettuce

Public health officials in the United States and Canada on Tuesday warned against eating romaine lettuce while they investigate an outbreak of E. coli that has sickened 50 people in the two countries, including 13 who were hospitalized.
Fatal New York limo crash victim's family sues owner, operator
7:48am, 20th November, 2018

Fatal New York limo crash victim's family sues owner, operator

The parents of a woman killed in a fatal limousine crash in upstate New York in October filed a lawsuit against the owner and the operator of the chauffeur company on Monday, alleging wrongful death and negligence in allowing the vehicle on the road...
Evacuation plan 'out the window' when fire hit California town
2:48pm, 17th November, 2018

Evacuation plan 'out the window' when fire hit California town

When a "megafire" engulfed Paradise, California, officials and residents had to abandon their evacuation plans and improvise new ways to save lives, learning lessons that could help the growing number of U.S. communities at risk to wildfires.