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Halliburton says it has agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle a majority of plaintiff claims brought over the company's role in the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Schnucks recalls chicken salad on listeria fears

A popular Midwest grocer recalled chicken salad Saturday amidst fears it had become contaminated with listeria.

Kraft Foods recalls 96,000 lbs. of hot dogs

Kraft recalls Oscar Mayer hot dogs

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Kraft Foods Group, a Columbia-based establishment, recalled more than 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer brand hot dogs Sunday after a packaging mix-up.

Many Missouri used cars for sale have unfixed recalls

Many Missouri used cars have open recalls

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Missouri was in the top five states with used cars for sale online that had unfixed open recalls, according to a 2013 Carfax report.

General Motors recalls more than 3 million vehicles

General Motors is recalling more than 3 million vehicles.  1.6 million vehicles are being recalled because of a problem with the ignition switch.

Slaughterhouse supplying school lunches reopens after sanitation issues

A slaughterhouse that supplies the National School Lunch Program has reopened after shutting down for filthy conditions.

GM recalls nearly 780,000 cars after 6 people die

General Motors is recalling nearly 780,000 older-model compact cars in North America. It says a faulty ignition switch can shut of the cars' engines without warning and cause crashes. GM says six people have been killed in 22 crashes related to the problem. All were at high speeds. The recall affects Chevrolet Cobalts from the 2005 through 2007 model years and Pontiac G5s from 2007.

Graco recalling 3.8 million child car seats

Graco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car safety seats because children can be trapped by buckles that may not unlatch.

Flat-screen TVs recalled for fire risk

Coby 32-inch flat screen TV

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The Consumer Product Safety Commission says about 8,900 flat-screen TVs are being recalled because a faulty electronic component that can catch fire.

2.9 million lamps recalled for choking hazard

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IKEA is recalling millions of children's lamps following the death of a child who choked on the lamp's cord. Another child was injured.

Kraft recalls more than 7,500 cases of cheese

Kraft Singles cheese

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Kraft Foods Group has announced a recall of more than 7,500 cases of its popular single-slice American cheese.

GM's compensation fund gets 100th death claim

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General Motors executives have said the company would "do the right thing" for victims of its massive recall, and so far, 100 families are seeking money for someone who died.

China seizes tons of tainted chicken feet

Chicken feet

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In the latest stomach-churning food scandal to hit China, authorities have seized over 30,000 tons of chicken feet contaminated with hydrogen peroxide, according to state media.

Apple recalls some iPhone 5 devices for battery woes

iPhone 5

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Having trouble with your iPhone 5 battery? You might be eligible for a free replacement.

Peanut, almond and nut butters recalled

Peanut butter spread

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The Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that nSpired Natural Foods Inc. is voluntarily recalling several lots of peanut, almond and other nut butters on fears of salmonella contamination. The company was made aware of the risk after routin...

Heinz recalls lead-laced baby food in China

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Heinz

H.J. Heinz is recalling a batch of lead-laced baby food in China.

Slaughterhouse staff charged over bad meat

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Former workers at a California slaughterhouse involved in one of the largest meat recalls in years have been charged with knowingly processing and distributing meat from cancerous cows, according to court documents released Monday.

Ford recalls 83,000 vehicles

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Ford is recalling 83,250 vehicles for potential problems with the halfshaft and linkshaft.

Company expands voluntary fruit recall

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If you've bought California nectarines, peaches, plums or pluots lately, even the organic kind, check the label carefully.

89 claims filed so far by GM victims, families

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Reuters

The fund for victims of faulty ignition switches in recalled GM cars had received 89 claims by Monday morning.

 
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